UNLV vs. Boise State: Recap and Stats

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UNLV vs. Boise State: Recap and Stats
(17-5, 4-4 away)
Boise State 77
(15-6, 10-1 home)
Venue: Taco Bell Arena
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, February 02, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
UNLV 35 37 72
Boise State 42 35 77
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
UNLV A Bennett 25 B Dejean-Jones 6 A Marshall 12
Boise State A Drmic 22 M Thompson 9 J Elorriaga 5

On Saturday, February 2nd, UNLV took on Boise State and was clipped by the Broncos 77-72 in conference play. Anthony Marshall earned a double-double in the Rebels loss with 18 points and 12 assists. Anthony Bennett also had a strong showing, scoring a game-high 25 points and adding six rebounds. For the Broncos, Anthony Drmic got a team-high 22 points and four assists. UNLV (17-5, 4-3 MWC) takes on Fresno State (7-13, 1-6 MWC) on Wednesday, February 6th on the road.

UNLV Game Notes

  • UNLV started 17-5 during the 2010, 2008, and 2007 seasons (since 1996).
  • The Rebels have been unlucky 4 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, UNLV has lost 20 close games.
  • When the opposition records 77 or more total points this season, UNLV has lost 100% of the time (0-3).
  • The Rebels set a season high for assists.
  • UNLV set a season low for rebounds.
  • The Rebels have outshot their opponents in field goal percentage for the past 9 games.
  • Anthony Bennett accounted for 34.7% of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Anthony Bennett and Bryce Dejean-Jones) accounted for 42.8% of the rebounds.
  • Anthony Bennett has led the team in scoring 17 times and in rebounding 10 times in 22 games this season.
  • This game was the 3rd double-digit assist game of Anthony Marshall's career.
  • Anthony Marshall recorded a double-double. It was his 1st this season and 8th of his career.
  • Anthony Marshall had career highs with 3 three-pointers and 12 assists.
  • This marks the 11th 20-point game of Anthony Bennett's career.
  • Anthony Bennett has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Bryce Dejean-Jones had a career high with 6 assists.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for Khem Birch.

Boise State Game Notes

  • The Broncos won this one, but have lost 2 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, Boise State has lost 27 close games.
  • The top two scorers (Anthony Drmic and Derrick Marks) accounted for 50.6% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Mikey Thompson and Kenny Buckner) accounted for 53.3% of the rebounds.
  • Anthony Drmic has led the team in scoring 9 times in 21 games this season.
  • This marks the 11th 20-point game of Anthony Drmic's career.
  • Anthony Drmic has 11 straight double-digit point games.
  • Kenny Buckner set a career high with a 100% field goal percentage.
  • This was the 3rd foul out of the season for Ryan Watkins.
UNLV PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+A. Marshall4018512212
AAnthony Bennett332562215
B+B. Dejean-Jones32766102
B-Katin Reinhardt35913101
C+Khem Birch17430010
CQ. Thomas9610001
CMike Moser9330012
DJustin Hawkins20021000
BSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAnthony Drmic392234103
AJeff Elorriaga401135300
ARyan Watkins171230101
B+Mikey Thompson37992303
BDerrick Marks321732004
B-Kenny Buckner23470001
C-Thomas Bropleh12210000

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