Mountain West Tournament - UNLV Defeats Air Force 72-56 - Recap
|Mountain West Tournament - UNLV Defeats Air Force 72-56 - Recap|
Anthony Bennett scored 23 points leading UNLV to a 72-56 victory over Air Force at Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday.
UNLV was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10.5-point spread as a favorite.
Bryce Dejean-Jones had 12 points for UNLV and Anthony Marshall chipped in with 11 points. Bryce Dejean-Jones had 5 assists for them, while Mike Moser was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Air Force got a 13-point performance from Marek Olesinski, who was supported by 13 points from Kyle Green. DeLovell Earls had 4 assists in a losing cause for Air Force, while Kyle Green grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed UNLV were victorious, as the score was 33-20 at the break.
UNLV won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-26.