No. 20 UNLV cruises past La Verne 91-44
Dec. 14, 2012
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Freshman Anthony Bennett scored 27 points and No. 20 UNLV won its sixth straight game, 91-44 over La Verne on Thursday night.
Bennett, who went into the game averaging 19.5 points, has led the Runnin' Rebels (8-1) in scoring in eight of their nine games and each of their last seven. The 6-foot-8 forward ranks second in scoring in the Mountain West Conference and 34th nationally, leading all freshmen.
Vince Bauer had 16 points and Jake Veith added 11 for La Verne (1-5), which has lost five straight.