Air Force vs UNLV Final: 71-56 - Recap

Air Force got a 27-point performance from Michael Lyons as they ran past UNLV 71-56 on Wednesday at Clune Arena.

Air Force was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog.

Mike Fitzgerald had 18 points for Air Force and DeLovell Earls chipped in with 12 points. Todd Fletcher had 5 assists for them, while Mike Fitzgerald was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

UNLV got a 15-point performance from Katin Reinhardt, who was supported by 8 points from Anthony Bennett. Anthony Marshall had 6 assists in a losing cause for UNLV, while Anthony Bennett grabbed 8 rebounds.

Air Force hit the break leading 43-29 before taking care of business in the second half.

Air Force won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-24.