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Moser is a rebounding machine.
UNLV is in the midst of a resurgence. They are off to a 16-2 start despite a rugged non-conference schedule.
They managed to beat North Carolina, Illinois, Cal and Nevada while losing games to Wisconsin and Wichita State.
Perhaps the biggest and most exciting reason is UCLA-transfer Mike Moser. He has been electrifying, averaging 14.2 points, 11.1 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.8 steals.
Seniors Chace Stanback and Oscar Bellfield have been key contributors as well. Stanback is the team's leading scorer at 14.8 points per game, shooting 47 percent on threes. Bellfield leads the team with 5.3 assists per game.
Junior Anthony Marshall is chipping in with 10.6 points, 4.9 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 1.5 steals.
They play a quick-paced offense and stingy defense. They're 14th in the nation in two-point shooting at 55 percent and shoot 38 percent from three and 72 percent from the foul line.
On defense, they use their length and athleticism to disrupt passing lanes and alter shots. Teams are only shooting 41 percent on two-point shots against the Rebels.