Nevada advances in NCAA Tournament after defeating Texas 87-83 in overtime

Nevada prepares for Texas in the NCAA Tournament

The Nevada men's basketball is headed to the second round of the NCAA Tournament after defeating the Texas Longhorns 87-83 in overtime.

The Pack scored 61 points in the second half and overtime after trailing by 9 at halftime.

Senior Kendall Stephens led all scorers with 22 points.

Nevada will take on 2 seed Cincinnati on Sunday in Nashville. The time of that game has not yet been released.

Hear from the guys after Friday's big win:

Our News 4 sports team will be travelling with the Pack. Follow Bryan and Alex on Twitter for play-by-play. GO PACK!

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