The UNLV Runnin’ Rebels snapped their three game losing streak this past Wednesday with a resounding 76-56 win over the University of Seattle in front of a sparse crowd at Michelob Ultra Arena, which is serving as a temporary home court for the team while NFR is in town.
Senior guard Michael Nuga led UNLV against Seattle with 21 points and eight assists and leading scorer Bryce Hamilton chipped in with 18 points. With the win, UNLV evened its’ record at 5-5.
The Runnin’ Rebels play again at Michelob Ultra Arena on Saturday with a noon matinee against the University of Hartford. UNLV will return to the Thomas & Mack on Wednesday, Dec. 15 with a 7pm game vs. the University of Omaha.