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Gonzaga defeated in battle in Seattle

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Gonzaga 74 - Nevada 82
Final @ Key Arena

SEATTLE, Wash. - The struggling Zags go 2-4 this month. Nick Fazekas scored 24 points today leading 24th-ranked Nevada to an 82-74 win over Gonzaga at Key Arena in Seattle.

After losses to to Georgia and Duke, this was the Zag's third-straight loss. And they've now had their first three-game losing streak since December of 2000.

Jeremy Pargo scored 18 points for the Zags and Derek Ravio added 15.

Seattle native Marcellus Kemp scored 21 points for the Wolf Pack, who improved to 12-1. Ramon Sessions had all 20 of his points in the second half.

Nevada outscored Gonzaga 21-7 in the final 5 minutes of the game. Sessions sunk an off-balance three-pointer with a minute and 20 seconds left which put Nevada ahead for good.

Today was the first time these schools have met since Nevada upset second-seeded Gonzaga on the same court in the second round of the 2004 NCAA tournament.
     
(The Associated Press contributed to this story.)

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