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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - JANUARY 01: Bryce Hamilton #13 of the UNLV Rebels reacts after hitting a 3-pointer against the San Diego State Aztecs during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on January 1, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Aztecs defeated the Rebels 62-55. [Ethan Miller] via Getty Images

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.

Born in New York City but also consider myself a native of Detroit. Attended college at Michigan State University. Started radio career in Detroit in 1980. Moved to Vegas in 1989. Worked 14 years at KCEP 88.1 before getting hired at Beasley with 105.7 in 2014.