Recap - UNLV Defeats Northern Iowa 73-59

Recap - UNLV Defeats Northern Iowa 73-59

UNLV got a 20-point performance from Anthony Bennett, who added 12 rebounds as UNLV ran past Northern Iowa 73-59 on Wednesday at Thomas & Mack Center.

UNLV was a favorite by 11 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Khem Birch had 11 points for UNLV and Anthony Marshall chipped in with 9 points. Anthony Marshall had 4 assists for them, while Anthony Bennett was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.

Northern Iowa got 15 points from Marc Sonnen in a losing cause and another 13 points from Anthony James. Marc Sonnen contributed 3 assists for them, while Jake Koch had 8 rebounds.

UNLV hit the break leading 43-22 before taking care of business in the second half.

UNLV won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-34.