LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jalen McDaniels had 25 points and 14 rebounds as San Diego State topped UNLV 63-55 in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference Tournament on Thursday.
San Diego St., UNLV meet in MWC quarters
No. 4 seed San Diego State (19-12, 11-7) vs. No. 5 seed UNLV (17-13, 11-7)
Mountain West Conference Tournament Quarterfinals, Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas; Thursday, 4:30 p.m....
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Kris Clyburn had 20 points as UNLV narrowly beat Colorado State 65-60 on Saturday.
Clyburn hit all six of his shots from behind the arc.
UNLV looks to sweep CSU
UNLV (16-13, 10-7) vs. Colorado State (12-18, 7-10)
Moby Arena, Fort Collins, Colorado; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Colorado State seeks revenge on UNLV after dropping the first...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kris Clyburn had 21 points as UNLV edged past Boise State 85-81 in overtime on Saturday night.
Amauri Hardy had 16 points and 11 rebounds for UNLV (16-13, 10-7 Mountain West...
Boise State looks to end streak vs UNLV
Boise State (11-17, 6-9) vs. UNLV (15-13, 9-7)
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas; Saturday, 10:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: UNLV looks to extend Boise State's conference losing streak to...
UNLV faces tough test vs No. 12 Nevada
UNLV (15-12, 9-6) vs. No. 12 Nevada (25-2, 12-2)
Lawlor Events Center, Reno, Nevada; Wednesday, 11 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 12 Nevada presents a tough challenge for UNLV. UNLV has...
McDaniels scores 16 to carry San Diego St. over UNLV 60-59
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jalen McDaniels had 16 points, Matt Mitchell added 15 and San Diego State narrowly defeated UNLV 60-59 on Saturday night.
Mitchell made three free throws with 1:26 remaining...
San Diego St. looks to extend streak vs UNLV
San Diego State (17-9, 9-4) vs. UNLV (15-11, 9-5)
Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas; Saturday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: San Diego State looks for its fifth straight conference win...
Clyburn scores 17 to carry UNLV past Wyoming 66-56
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Kris Clyburn had 17 points as UNLV defeated Wyoming 66-56 on Tuesday night.
Joel Ntambwe had 15 points for UNLV (15-11, 9-5 Mountain West Conference). Amauri Hardy added...
Ntambwe scores 20 to carry UNLV past San Jose St. 71-64
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joel Ntambwe had 20 points as UNLV beat San Jose State 71-64 on Saturday.
Amauri Hardy had 15 points for UNLV (14-11, 8-5 Mountain West Conference). Cheikh Mbacke Diong added 12 points and eight rebounds. Noah Robotham had 11 points for the road team.
Kris Clyburn, whose 14 points per game coming into the matchup led the Runnin' Rebels, had only 2 points on 0-of-12 shooting.
Huggins scores 31 to carry Fresno St. over UNLV 83-65
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Braxton Huggins had 31 points as Fresno State defeated UNLV 83-65 on Saturday.
Huggins hit 6 of 9 3-pointers.
Deshon Taylor had 18 points and six rebounds for Fresno State (17-6, 8-3 Mountain West Conference). Noah Blackwell added 13 points. Nate Grimes had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the visiting team.
Utah State rolls past UNLV with big first half
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill had 20 points and five assists, Utah State built a 20-point halftime lead, and the Aggies defeated UNLV 82-65 on Saturday.
The Aggies outscored the Runnin' Rebels 27-10 over the final 10 minutes of the first half to lead 48-28. Utah State shot 55 percent in the period and UNLV hit only 31 percent. The lead reached 29 with about eight minutes remaining in regulation and the Aggies led 82-56 at 2:51 before going scoreless the rest of the way.
Blair scores career-high 26, UNLV beats New Mexico 74-58
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nick Blair scored a career-high 26 points to lead UNLV to a 74-58 victory over New Mexico on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win at home.
UNLV (11-7, 5-1 Mountain West) rebounded from a 106-88 loss at Air Force last Wednesday with consecutive double-digit wins. The Rebels routed San Jose State 94-56 in their last outing, and are 5-1 in conference play for the first time since the 2011-12 season.
Clyburn scores career-high 25, UNLV beats New Mexico 80-69
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Kris Clyburn had a career-high 25 points and nine rebounds and UNLV held New Mexico without a field goal for six minutes down the stretch for an 80-69 victory on Tuesday night.
The Runnin' Rebels (9-6, 3-0 Mountain West) took advantage of a somewhat flat Lobos squad that struggled in its new zone defense, particularly in the second half when UNLV hit 57 percent from the field.
UNLV comeback tops Colorado State in opener, 78-76
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Cheikh Mbacke Diong scored a layup with a second left to cap a second-half UNLV comeback in its Mountain West Conference opener with Colorado State, 78-76 on Wednesday night.
The Runnin' Rebels trailed by 10, 61-51 with 12:58 left in their first home game since December 1.
Indiana State beats UNLV in semis of Diamond Head Classic
HONOLULU (AP) — Jordan Barnes had 28 points and five assists, Tyreke Key added 16 points and Indiana State beat UNLV 84-79 in the semifinals of the Diamond Head Classic on Sunday.
Barnes' 3-pointer with 43 seconds left extended Indiana State's lead to 81-77 and he added two free throws on their next possession. UNLV missed a shot and Key made 1 of 2 free throws to seal it.
Williams, Broome lead Cincinnati past UNLV 65-61
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Keith Williams scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Cane Broome scored 14 with four assists to help Cincinnati post a wire-to-wire 65-61 victory over UNLV on Saturday.
Williams hit both of his 3-point tries for the Bearcats (7-1), who sank half of their 12 shots from distance. Cincinnati has won seven straight games since losing its opener 64-56 to visiting Ohio State.
UNLV holds off Southern Utah 76-71 for 4th straight win
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kris Clyburn scored 14, Shakur Juiston had 11 points and 16 rebounds and UNLV held off Southern Utah for a 76-71 win on Friday night.
The Rebels (4-1) pulled away with a 9-0 run to lead 64-55 on Juiston's layup with 4:12 left in the game. The Thunderbirds (3-1) cut the deficit to 73-70 on Brandon Better's 3-pointer with 25 seconds left, but UNLV made 3 of 4 free throws to hold on for its fourth straight win.
UNLV rolls to 96-70 victory over Pacific
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kris Clyburn hit three 3-pointers and scored 17 and Cheikh Mbacke Diong added 16 points and seven rebounds to guide UNLV to a 96-70 victory over Pacific on Tuesday night.
UNLV (3-1), in the middle of a seven-game homestand to open the season, built a 49-32 lead by halftime thanks to 62 percent shooting from the floor (18 of 29) and 11 Pacific turnovers that led to 18 points.
Johnson, Mooring lead UNLV past Air Force 81-76
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Jordan Johnson scored 20 points and Jovan Mooring had 15, including a critical 3-pointer with fewer than 20 seconds to play, and UNLV held off Air Force 81-76 on Wednesday night.
McCoy scores 23 to help UNLV beat SJSU 82-76 in OT
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Brandon McCoy made 9-of-11 free throws and finished with 23 points and Jordan Johnson hit 5-of-6 free throws in the final 30 seconds of overtime to help UNLV beat San Jose State 82-76 on Wednesday night.
Shakur Juiston had 14 points and Kris Clyburn 13 for UNLV (12-3, 1-1 Mountain West). Johnson finished with 10 points, seven assists and three steals.
Juiston, UNLV cruise past Mississippi Valley State, 95-63
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Shakur Juiston had his sixth double-double of the season and was one of seven UNLV players to score in double figures as the Runnin' Rebels beat Mississippi Valley State 95-63 on Wednesday night.
Juiston, a transfer from Hutchinson Community College, finished with 12 points, 10 rebounds and four assists. Brandon McCoy and Jovan Moring had 13 points apiece, Jordan Johnson and Amauri Hardy each scored 12, Kris Clyburn scored 11 and Tervell Beck 10 for UNLV (10-2).
UNLV needs late run to pull away from Southern Utah 101-82
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jordan Johnson had 24 points and 14 assists to lead three with double-doubles and UNLV finished with a big run on Saturday night for a 101-82 win over Southern Utah.
Shakur Juiston added 22 points and 16 rebounds, and Brandon McCoy had 15 points, 14 boards and six blocks. The Rebels (6-0) closed the game with a 17-3 run to pull away from the Thunderbirds (2-3).
McCoy, Juiston lead UNLV to 95-68 win over Rice
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Freshman Brandon McCoy had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and Shakur Juiston scored eight to go with career-high 19 rebounds and five assists to help UNLV beat Rice 95-68 on Monday night in the MGM Resorts Main Event.
The 7-foot McCoy made 7 of 11 from the field and 9 of 10 from the free-throw line, while Jordan Johnson had 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting, including four 3-pointers, for UNLV (4-0). Jovan Mooring added 14 points and Tervell Beck scored 13.
Clyburn, Juiston lead UNLV over Eastern Washington 91-76
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kris Clyburn scored 19 points, Shakur Juiston added 13 points and a career-high 18 rebounds and UNLV beat Eastern Washington 91-76 on Friday night.
Clyburn was 7 of 8 from the field and made three 3-pointers. Brandon McCoy had 17 points and Jovan Mooring chipped in 15 points for UNLV (3-0).
UNLV shot 54 percent from the field (31 of 57), made 6 of 12 3-pointers and outrebounded the Eagles 44-33.
Fresno State beats UNLV 72-59 in season finale
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Deshon Taylor scored 19 points and Fresno State closed out the regular season with its fifth straight win, rolling past UNLV 72-59 on Saturday night.
The win gives the Bulldogs (19-11, 11-7) the No. 4 seed for the Mountain West Conference Tournament.
Jaron Hopkins added 16 points and eight rebounds, Terrell Carter II had 15 points, and Jahmel Taylor 13.
Marshall tops 100 3s this season as Nevada trounces UNLV
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jordan Caroline scored 31 points, Marcus Marshall made eight 3-pointers and finished with 28 points, and Nevada won its fourth straight to remain atop the Mountain West with a 94-58 win over UNLV on Saturday.
Marshall's 8-for-10 performance from beyond the arc gave him a school-record 103 3-pointers this season for the Wolf Pack (23-6, 12-4). Marshall is the third player in the Mountain West to top 100 3s and the first since Jimmer Fredette splashed 124 for BYU in 2010.
Fenner pours in career-high 37, Nevada routs UNLV 104-77
RENO, Nev. (AP) — D.J. Fenner scored a career-high 37 points, Cameron Oliver added 25 and Jordan Caroline had a double-double and Nevada rolled to a 104-77 win over rival UNLV in front of a record crowd on Wednesday night.
Fenner made 12 of 15 shots, including 5 of 6 3-pointers, and was 8 of 9 from the foul line to surpass his season average by almost 24 points. Caroline had 11 points and 11 rebounds for his ninth double-double. Marcus Marshall finished with 15 points.
Hutchison scores career-high 28, Boise State tops UNLV 77-59
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Chandler Hutchison had a career-high 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help Boise State beat UNLV 77-59 on Wednesday night.
The Broncos (10-4, 3-0 Mountain West) opened with the first nine points, had a 22-point lead in the first half and led by no less than 17 after the break in winning their sixth straight.
Hutchison made 12 of 19 from the field and 3 of 4 from 3-point range. Paris Austin added 16 points, six rebounds and seven assists and Nick Duncan scored 10.
Clavell powers Colorado State past UNLV 91-77 in MWC opener
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Gian Clavell had 14 of his 21 points in the second half and grabbed 11 rebounds to help Colorado State beat UNLV 91-77 in the Mountain West opener for both teams on Wednesday night.
Colorado State (9-5) held a double-digit lead from early in the second half until the final buzzer. UNLV (7-7) led for most of the first half, but the Rams closed the period on a 14-2 run to go into the break with a 46-43 lead.
Green hits 4 3s, scores 23 as UNLV beats S Illinois 68-61
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tyrell Green made 9 of 13 shots and scored a career-high tying 23 points, including a tie-breaking 3-pointer with 1:09 to play, and UNLV scored the final seven points in its 68-61 win over Southern Illinois on Monday night.
Kris Clyburn added 11 points and seven boards and Jalen Poyser scored 10. Jovan Mooring had a career-high six rebounds, tied a career best with six assists and scored all of his four points in the final 39 seconds.
UNLV dumps Incarnate Word 92-64 behind Green’s double-double
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tyrell Green scored 21 points and had 10 rebounds, Jovan Mooring added 17 points and UNLV snapped a two-game skid, beating Incarnate Word 92-64 on Wednesday night.
Shawn Johnson's layup brought Incarnate Word to within 41-35 with 17:12 to play before the Rebels proceeded to outscore the Cardinals 32-17 over the next 10 minutes to build a 21-point lead.
Kris Clyburn's 3 with 3:52 to play gave UNLV (6-4) an 86-56 lead.
UNLV holds off S. Utah on strength of Morgan 89-81
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Dwayne Morgan scored 19 points and had a career-high 14 boards and Jovan Mooring chipped in 16 points to lead UNLV past Southern Utah 89-81 on Wednesday.
Mooring made one of two free throws to put the Rebels up 73-65 with five minutes left before Southern Utah's John Marshall made a layup and 3s by James McGee and Race Parsons reduced UNLV's lead to three.
UNLV holds off Cal State Fullerton 77-68
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jaylin Poyser scored 14 points, Kris Clyburn added 13 more and UNLV slipped past Cal State Fullerton for a 77-68 win Saturday night.
Jovan Mooring got 12 points and Uche Ofoegbu had 11, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, for UNLV (2-1). The Rebels were outrebounded 40-27 but won it at the free throw line, making 26 of 32 to Fullerton's 16 for 24. Mooring alone hit 10 of 12 from the penalty stripe.