The UNLV Runnin’ Rebels men’s basketball team beat UNR 69-58 on Tuesday night at the Thomas & Mack Center, It was UNLV’s first win over UNR since 2018.
Bryce Hamilton, coming off his 42 point performance against Colorado State last weekend, scored 17 points for the Rebels and teammate Donovan Williams also scored 17. Jordan McCabe added 16 points for UNLV, which improved its’ record to 13-9, 5-4 in the Mountain West. UNLV led 42-26 at halftime and thwarted every attempt by UNR at a comeback in the second half.
UNLV will hit the road to play at Utah State on Saturday at 3pm.