Conference Play Starts Wednesday

Jan. 8, 2013

LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) -

Coming off a nine-day break, the UNLV women's basketball team will open Mountain West conference play on Wednesday night against the New Mexico Lobos, with the game tipping off at 7 pm in the Cox Pavilion. UNM is also coming in with nine days rest, while both teams are looking to snap losing streaks, with UNLV having lost three straight while the Lobos have dropped their last two contests. Wednesday's contest will be streamed live on UNLVRebels.com, thanks to a partnership with UNLV-TV, a media unit of the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism & Media Studies.

Full UNLV game notes vs. New Mexico

New Mexico's game notes

GAME 15 - Wednesday, January 9 • 7 pm

UNLV (4-10, 0-0 MW)
Head coach: Kathy Olivier (64-76, 5th year)
Leading scorer: Sr./G Kelli Thompson (18.1 ppg)

vs.
New Mexico (8-5, 0-0 MW)
Head coach: Yvonne Sanchez (19-25, 2nd year)
Leading scorer: Sr./G Caroline Durban (12.5 ppg)

Cox Pavilion (2,500)
Las Vegas
TV: UNLV TV (Marques Brody), webcast at UNLVRebels.com
Radio: KSHP 1400 AM (Adam Candee, Dominique Harris)
Live Stats: Gametracker