Boxscore
UNLV 92, Northern Arizona 54
Monday, November 12, 2012 10:00 PM
Location - Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
Officials - Verne Harris, Chris Rastatter, Bob Staffen
Attendance - 18187

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Northern Arizona 23 31 54
UNLV 45 47 92

Recap


No. 18 UNLV 92, Northern Arizona 54:
Anthony Bennett had 22 points and seven rebounds and Bryce Dejean-Jones added 15 points as the Rebels cruised to victory in their season opener.

UNLV led 29-23 with 4:49 left in the first half before closing the half on a 16-0 run to pull away from the Lumberjacks (0-2), who fell to 0-23 all-time against nationally ranked teams. Anthony Marshall and Katin Reinhardt added 14 points apiece for UNLV.

After opening the season with an encouraging 83-73 loss at Oregon, Northern Arizona shot only 25 percent (15-of-60), including 5-of-21 from beyond the arc. Dewayne Russell had 16 points to lead the Lumberjacks.

Mike Moser, who led the Rebels in scoring last season, had two points on 1-of-6 shooting and grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds. UNLV shot 50 percent (33-of-66) and won its eighth straight season opener.

Gabe Rogers had 13 points on 4-of-21 shooting for Northern Arizona, which lost starters Ephraim Ekanem and Stallon Saldivar to injuries early in the first half. The Lumberjacks were outrebounded 47-21.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Northern Arizona has lost 18 consecutive games, including a 16-game streak to end the 2011-12 season. …UNLV drew the largest crowd for a home opener in school history with 18,187 in attendance. … The Rebels have won four straight over the Lumberjacks and 11 of the last 12 meetings.

Northern Arizona Lumberjacks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Gabe Rogers 33:00 4-21 3-11 2-2 0 4 4 0 1 0 2 0 13
Stallon Saldivar 6:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michael Dunn 35:00 3-6 1-3 4-5 0 5 5 4 2 2 3 0 11
Ephraim Ekanem 8:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 0
Dewayne Russell 38:00 3-9 1-3 9-9 0 1 1 3 4 1 6 0 16
Jordyn Martin 33:00 2-5 0-1 2-4 1 4 5 1 3 1 2 0 6
Max Jacobsen 20:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 3 0 3 0 4 1 0 0 2
Blake Hamilton 20:00 2-13 0-2 2-4 1 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 6
Luis Flores 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Bryce Gosar 1:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Chris Heine 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 15-60 5-21 19-24 5 16 21 9 19 6 18 0 54
  25.0% 23.8% 79.2% Team Rebs: 8   Total TO: 18

UNLV Runnin' Rebels

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Anthony Marshall 25:00 6-6 2-2 0-0 0 3 3 6 2 2 2 1 14
Mike Moser 24:00 1-6 0-4 0-0 2 9 11 4 2 0 0 1 2
Anthony Bennett 20:00 9-13 1-3 3-3 3 4 7 0 0 1 2 2 22
Katin Reinhardt 33:00 4-12 2-8 4-4 0 3 3 4 3 2 1 0 14
Justin Hawkins 25:00 2-7 1-3 0-0 2 4 6 5 4 2 1 0 5
Bryce Dejean-Jones 20:00 5-7 3-4 2-4 0 2 2 3 2 1 6 0 15
Quintrell Thomas 18:00 0-2 0-0 6-6 1 6 7 0 2 0 1 2 6
Carlos Lopez-Sosa 17:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 3 2 2 1 2
Savon Goodman 16:00 5-9 0-2 1-2 2 3 5 2 4 1 2 1 11
Barry Cheaney 2:00 0-2 0-1 1-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
TOTAL 200 33-66 9-27 17-21 11 36 47 24 22 11 17 8 92
  50.0% 33.3% 81.0% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 17