UNLV vs Nevada Recap - Nevada Wins 76-72

Nevada got a 24-point performance from Deonte Burton, who added 11 assists as Nevada ran past UNLV 76-72 on Saturday at Lawlor Events Center.

Nevada was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.

Nevada got 22 points from Cole Huff and another 11 points from Michael Perez. Deonte Burton contributed 11 assists, while Deonte Burton cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

UNLV got 16 points from Jelan Kendrick in a losing cause and another 16 points from Deville Smith. Kevin Olekaibe contributed 3 assists for them, while Khem Birch had 22 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed UNLV were victorious, as the score was 41-35 at the break.

UNLV had a 43-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.