UNLV Defeats Utah State 62-42 - Recap
UNLV cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Utah State out of the gym and running up a 62-42 score at Thomas & Mack Center.
UNLV was a 4.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
UNLV got 18 points from Deville Smith and another 13 points from Roscoe Smith. Kevin Olekaibe contributed 3 assists, while Roscoe Smith cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Utah State got 14 points from Jarred Shaw in a losing cause and another 9 points from Jalen Moore. Preston Medlin contributed 1 assists for them, while Jarred Shaw had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed UNLV were victorious, as the score was 34-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored UNLV as they grabbed 44 boards, while Utah State only had 29.