UNLV Falls 63-58 to Arizona - Recap

UNLV Falls 63-58 to Arizona - Recap

Arizona grabbed a 63-58 win over UNLV on Saturday, behind a 13-point effort from Brandon Ashley at McKale Center.

Arizona earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 15.5-point spread.

Arizona got 13 points from T.J. McConnell and another 12 points from Kaleb Tarczewski. T.J. McConnell contributed 6 assists, while Aaron Gordon cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

UNLV got a 16-point performance from Bryce Dejean-Jones, who was supported by 12 points from Khem Birch. Kevin Olekaibe had 2 assists in a losing cause for UNLV, while Khem Birch grabbed 10 rebounds.

Arizona trailed at halftime, 42-39.

The rebound battle favored Arizona as they grabbed 41 boards, while UNLV only had 29.