UNLV vs. Air Force: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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UNLV vs. Air Force: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
(18-7, 4-6 away)
Air Force 71
(15-8, 12-1 home)
Venue: Clune Arena
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, February 13, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
UNLV 29 27 56
Air Force 43 28 71
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
UNLV K Reinhardt 15 A Bennett 8 A Marshall 6
Air Force M Lyons 27 M Fitzgerald 8 T Fletcher 5

UNLV was punished by Air Force 71-56 in conference play on Wednesday, Feb. 13. The loss evens the season series between the two teams at 1-1. Anthony Marshall put up seven points in 34 minutes in a losing effort. Anthony Bennett scored eight points and added eight rebounds. Michael Lyons got a game-high 27 points and four assists for the Falcons. The next game will be on Saturday, Feb. 16 when UNLV (18-7, 5-5 MWC) welcomes San Diego State (18-6, 6-4 MWC).

UNLV Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 3:00 left to go.
  • UNLV started 18-7 during the 2010, 1999, and 1996 seasons (since 1996).
  • UNLV has lost 75 percent of the time this season (1-3) after recording 11 or fewer assists.
  • UNLV set a season low for rebounds (24).
  • The Rebels have recorded more blocks than their opponents for the past five games.
  • The top two scorers (Katin Reinhardt and Anthony Bennett) accounted for 41.0 percent of the points.
  • Anthony Bennett accounted for 33.3 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Anthony Bennett has led the team in rebounding in 13 out of 25 games this season.

Air Force Game Notes

  • Michael Lyons recorded a team season high in field goals attempted with 21.
  • Michael Lyons accounted for 38.0 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Mike Fitzgerald and Kamryn Williams) accounted for 42.8 percent of the rebounds.
  • Michael Lyons has led the team in scoring 14 times in 23 games this season.
  • Mike Fitzgerald has led the team in rebounding six times in 23 games this season.
  • This marks the 24th 20-point game of Michael Lyons's career.
  • Michael Lyons has eight straight double-digit point games.
  • Mike Fitzgerald has three straight double-digit point games.
UNLV PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
B+Mike Moser14441110
B+Khem Birch19740230
BA. Marshall34716011
B-Anthony Bennett22880103
C+Katin Reinhardt371502105
CJustin Hawkins16312100
C-Savon Goodman8410001
D+Q. Thomas15220011
-C. Lopez-Sosa7210001
D+B. Dejean-Jones19410002
-Daquan Cook8000000
AF PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Michael Lyons382734101
A+Mike Fitzgerald361883002
B+DeLovell Earls211223103
B+Todd Fletcher36825001
BKamryn Williams19271122
CT. Broekhuis29431114
-Marek Olesinski8020001
-Kyle Green7000002
-Tre` Coggins4032000
-Justin Hammonds3000000

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