Nevada players and staff members were livid after the team’s loss at Utah State on Saturday night and complained about the treatment by the opponents’ fans, highlighted by an emotional Jordan Caroline breaking some glass.
KUTV’s Jake Edmonds captured video of Caroline smashing the glass to a fire extinguisher. There is lots of cursing and other inappropriate language in the video. You can see staff members complaining to the police for allowing the Utah State fans to touch Nevada’s players after the game.
— Jake Edmonds (@JakeKUTV) March 3, 2019
Wild scene after the Utah State/Nevada game in Logan. Nevada staff not happy about some fans touching players. Law enforcement involved. crazy. Warning: NSFW language used. @matthewLksl pic.twitter.com/FNcwpWrAv1
— Jeremiah Jensen (@JJSportsBeat) March 3, 2019
Utah State pulled off the 81-76 win to take first place in the Mountain West. The fans were pumped and stormed the court after the victory.
According to Edmonds, Nevada was forced to go into the Utah State tunnel because of the crowd on the floor. He says the coaches were not made available to the media after the game.
Here’s a look at the fans storming the court: