Nevada vs UNLV Recap - UNLV Wins 66-54
|Nevada vs UNLV Recap - UNLV Wins 66-54|
UNLV grabbed a 66-54 win over Nevada on Tuesday, behind a 14-point effort from Khem Birch at Thomas & Mack Center.
Bettors who backed UNLV were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 13.
Anthony Bennett had 13 points for UNLV and Bryce Dejean-Jones chipped in with 11 points. Anthony Marshall had 6 assists for them, while Anthony Bennett was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Nevada got a 14-point performance from Jerry Evans Jr., who was supported by 14 points from Deonte Burton. Deonte Burton had 7 assists in a losing cause for Nevada, while Jerry Evans Jr. grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed UNLV were victorious, as the score was 34-27 at the break.
UNLV had a 44-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.