Colorado State vs UNLV Recap - UNLV Wins 78-70
|Colorado State vs UNLV Recap - UNLV Wins 78-70|
UNLV got 19 points from Bryce Dejean-Jones as they ran past Colorado State 78-70 on Wednesday at Thomas & Mack Center.
UNLV won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as favorites.
UNLV got 15 points from Kevin Olekaibe and another 12 points from Deville Smith. Bryce Dejean-Jones contributed 2 assists, while Roscoe Smith cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Colorado State got a 22-point performance from J.J. Avila, who was supported by 21 points from Daniel Bejarano. Daniel Bejarano had 3 assists in a losing cause for Colorado State, while Daniel Bejarano grabbed 8 rebounds.
UNLV hit the break leading 41-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored UNLV as they grabbed 48 boards, while Colorado State only had 35.