Boxscore
UNLV 85, UC Irvine 57
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 10:00 PM
Location - Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
Officials - Jimmy Casas, Bill Gracey, Verne Harris
Attendance - 13876

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
UC Irvine 26 31 57
UNLV 34 51 85

Recap


No. 20 Nevada-Las Vegas 85, UC Irvine 57: Mike Moser and Anthony Bennett scored 19 points each as the host Rebels led from start to finish.

Moser matched his season high while also grabbing a team-high nine rebounds. Katin Reinhardt scored 13 points for the Rebels (4-1) and Anthony Marshall had a season-high nine assists to go with six points 

Daman Starring, a Las Vegas native, scored 18 points and Adam Folker had a season-high 12 for the Anteaters (3-5).

The Rebels scored the game’s first six points and stretched their lead to 34-26 at the half. Moser and Bennett started the second half with baskets to increase the lead to 12 and Irvine never climbed back within eight.

The Anteaters entered the game No. 7 in NCAA Division I in assist-to-turnover ratio but it was UNLV that was better with the ball. The Rebels finished with 22 assists and seven turnovers. Irvine had 10 assists and 15 giveaways.

GAME NOTEBOOK: UNLV and Irvine were meeting for the first time in 15 years. … Anteaters freshman guard Alex Young entered the game leading Division I in assist-to-turnover ratio (10.33) with 31 assists and three turnovers. He finished with two assists and four turnovers. … The Rebels allowed 22 offensive rebounds in their last game against Iowa State, but limited Irvine to nine.

UC Irvine Anteaters

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Adam Folker 26:00 6-11 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 2 0 1 0 12
Chris McNealy 25:00 2-7 0-1 0-2 0 1 1 1 3 0 1 0 4
Mike Best 14:00 0-3 0-1 2-3 2 4 6 2 4 1 0 0 2
Alex Young 29:00 1-6 0-3 2-2 0 1 1 2 3 0 4 0 4
Daman Starring 31:00 5-9 3-5 5-6 2 3 5 1 4 0 5 0 18
Will Davis II 21:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 1 1 1 0 2 4
Conor Clifford 8:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0
Derick Flowers 14:00 1-5 0-3 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 2
Michael Wilder 15:00 0-2 0-0 2-4 0 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 2
John Ryan 7:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1
Travis Souza 7:00 1-2 1-2 1-2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 4
Aaron Wright 3:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
TOTAL 200 19-55 4-15 15-23 17 22 39 10 25 3 15 3 57
  34.5% 26.7% 65.2% Team Rebs: 14   Total TO: 15

UNLV Runnin' Rebels

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Anthony Bennett 23:00 5-8 0-1 9-12 3 3 6 1 3 2 2 1 19
Mike Moser 32:00 6-16 1-3 6-7 4 5 9 2 4 0 2 0 19
Bryce Dejean-Jones 21:00 1-4 0-1 1-2 1 4 5 0 4 0 1 0 3
Katin Reinhardt 27:00 4-8 2-5 3-4 0 1 1 3 0 1 0 0 13
Anthony Marshall 30:00 2-7 1-3 1-2 3 0 3 9 2 1 1 1 6
Carlos Lopez-Sosa 12:00 2-5 1-3 0-0 0 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 5
Savon Goodman 19:00 2-4 0-0 2-4 3 4 7 1 1 2 0 1 6
Justin Hawkins 22:00 3-6 2-5 0-0 2 1 3 1 0 1 0 1 8
Quintrell Thomas 12:00 1-3 0-0 2-4 3 2 5 1 5 2 1 0 4
Barry Cheaney 2:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 27-63 7-21 24-35 21 23 44 22 22 10 7 4 85
  42.9% 33.3% 68.6% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 7