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NCAA Game Summary - UNLV at Boise State



(Saturday, February 22nd)

Final Score: Boise State 91, UNLV 90 (OT)

Boise, ID (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Watkins tallied a double-double with 22 points and 15 rebounds as the Boise State Broncos edged out the UNLV Runnin' Rebels, 91-90, in a Mountain West overtime bout at Taco Bell Arena.

Anthony Drmic also chipped in 22 points in the win for the Boise State (18-9, 8-6 MW). Derrick Marks added 17 points, and Nick Duncan contributed 12 points. The win was the third in a row for the Broncos.

Deville Smith scored 22 points and dished out a team-high seven assists for UNLV (17-10, 8-6). Khem Birch and Bryce Dejean-Jones each netted 16 points, while Birch also notched 11 rebounds for the double-double. Roscoe Smith added 14 points, Kevin Olekaibe had 11 and Christian Wood scored 10 points. The Rebels have lost two straight games.

Both Boise State and UNLV came out hot in the first half. The Broncos connected on 54.5 percent of their field goal tries, but went just 2-of-10 from 3-point range. UNLV hit 51.9 percent from the floor in the frame, and took a slim 39-38 lead into the intermission.

The Rebels cooled to 48.4 percent shooting in the second half. Boise State also slipped in shooting accuracy, dropping down to 41.2 percent. The Broncos edged out the Rebels from the free-throw line in the period, though, and thanks to two Watkins free throws with 30 seconds left, Boise State was able to force overtime, bringing the score to 78-78.

The teams traded baskets in the overtime period, and UNLV led by one point, 90-89, with under 10 seconds left to play. A Marks' jumper with 3.4 seconds remaining gave the Broncos the lead, but after Smith connected on what appeared to be the game-winning jumper at the buzzer on the other end for UNLV, the officials waived off the bucket after video review and Boise State held on.

Boise State won the battle for points in the paint, 56-48. UNLV had the edge in second chance points, 18-13, and in fast break points, 4-0.

02/23 01:54:04 ET

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Final
UNC 66
BUT 74
Final
ECU 73
HAW 75
Final
DUKE 93
FUR 54
4th
CHA 82
POR 96
 
Final
NCSU 84
RICH 72
 
2nd
FLA 1
CAR 0
 
4th
PHI 82
BRK 85
 
4th
ORL 73
GSW 97
 
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CHA 82
POR 96
 
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CLE 85
WAS 69
 
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DET 56
LAC 54
 
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DAL 49
NYK 46
 
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ATL 69
TOR 70
 
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MIN 46
MIL 51
 
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HOU 54
SAC 43
 
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OKC 53
UTA 47
 
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IND 25
 
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UNC 66
BUT 74
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FRES 64
MAR 68
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CHAT 61
RMU 46
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EMICH 68
ROCH 35
 
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MRGST 51
LIB 50
 
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HAMP 60
AMER 64
 
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BEL 78
DEN 57
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UMASS 79
NE 54
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JMU 79
SHU 72
 
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KNST 84
SAMF 71
 
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ECU 73
HAW 75
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CHAM 60
MIZZ 74
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CCAR 61
LAMON 48
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OKLA 75
UCLA 65
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ELON 65
UNF 72
 
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UWMIL 66
ORU 69
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WCU 66
CHIST 61
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DUKE 93
FUR 54
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BYU 85
PURD 87
 
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EVAN 79
USF 72
 
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COL 71
GTDNS 75
 
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VERM 73
BRY 47
 
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OSU 91
CAMP 64
 
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LOU 45
CLST 33
 
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UCF 69
DAVID 95
 
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DELST 76
 
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OU 78
UGST 83
 
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TOWS 97
GOUCHER 43
 
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ND 81
GRAM 54
 
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YALE 82
LAF 60
 
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GWU 84
LONG 66
 
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VT 77
UMO 57
 
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WAKE 83
MNTER 49
 
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NAVY 67
PSUHARRIS 42
 
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NCSU 84
RICH 72
 
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MINN 59
STJ 61
 
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JVU 69
TRINBAPT 57
 
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YOUNG 63
UMKC 61
 
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WISC 72
 
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CORN 53
CAN 47
 
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VMI 51
 
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UNT 41
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MARS 37
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TCU 31
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TENT 48
 
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SMU 32
TXSOU 25
 
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UTAH 50
TXPA 26
 
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LMU 30
UCR 31
 
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SCAR 39
UNCA 34
 
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SD 47
WAYNEST 40
 
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PITT 30
KYST 27
 
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FLGC 7
 
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IOWA 23
NILL 13
 
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DET 3
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PIT 2
TOR 2
 
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