UNLV vs Boise State Wrap - Boise State Wins 77-72

Anthony Drmic scored 22 points leading Boise State to a 77-72 victory over UNLV at Taco Bell Arena on Saturday.

Boise State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs.

Boise State got 17 points from Derrick Marks and another 12 points from Ryan Watkins. Jeff Elorriaga contributed 5 assists, while Mikey Thompson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

UNLV got a 25-point performance from Anthony Bennett, who was supported by 18 points from Anthony Marshall. Anthony Marshall had 12 assists in a losing cause for UNLV, while Bryce Dejean-Jones grabbed 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Boise State were victorious, as the score was 42-35 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Boise State as they grabbed 30 boards, while UNLV only had 28.