UNLV Takes Down No. 15 New Mexico
Feb. 9, 2013
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Anthony Bennett had 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead the UNLV to a 64-55 victory over No. 15 New Mexico on Saturday night.
The Runnin' Rebels (18-6, 5-4 Mountain West) came in desperately needing a win after surprising losses to Boise State and at Fresno State. Though they shot just 37.1 percent (23 of 62) from the field, the Rebels were 9 of 22 (40.9 percent) from beyond the arc.
Alex Kirk scored 17 points to lead New Mexico (20-4, 7-2).