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NCAA Game Summary - Nebraska Omaha at UNLV



(Friday, November 15)

Final Score: UNLV 73, Nebraska Omaha 70

Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) - Roscoe Smith scored 17 points and ripped down 22 rebounds as the UNLV Runnin' Rebels earned a 73-70 victory over the Nebraska Omaha Mavericks in a non-conference battle at the Thomas & Mack Center.

Bryce Dejean-Jones scored 19 points and Kevin Olekaibe added 11 for UNLV (2-1). Khem Birch nearly recorded a triple-double with nine points, 10 rebounds and eight blocked shots.

Devin Patterson scored 17 points, John Karhoff finished with 15 before fouling out and CJ Carter chipped in 13 for Nebraska Omaha (2-2).

UNLV hit 59.3 percent of its shots from the floor, including 3-of-4 from beyond the arc in the first half. Nebraska Omaha managed to shoot at just a 27.8 percent clip, while missing all seven attempts from 3-point range. UNLV led 36-27 at halftime.

The Mavericks managed to claw their way back in the second half by limiting UNLV to just 33.3 percent shooting in the final 20 minutes. However with the score tied at 70-70 with 11 seconds to play, Birch tipped in a missed shot and then blocked a shot on the other end to help the Runnin' Rebels escape with the win.

Nebraska Omaha forced 21 turnovers while committing only nine. UNLV had a 55-43 edge on the glass.

11/16 01:07:23 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
1st OT
CHA 86
CHI 81
 
13th
DUR 5
NOR 6
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
9th
PHI 0
ATL 1
 
7th
NYY 2
CHC 0
 
7th
DET 1
CLE 3
 
8th
MIA 3
WAS 6
 
5th
TEX 0
SEA 2
 
4th
CWS 1
BOS 1
 
4th
HOU 2
KAN 2
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIN 0
TOR 0
10:05pm Tonight
ANA
OAK
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
COL
10:15pm Tonight
SFG
LOS
1st OT
CHA 86
CHI 81
 
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
 
3rd
MIL 65
ATL 62
 
3rd
CLE 62
BRK 51
 
Half
MEM 51
DAL 53
 
3rd
OKC 57
DET 56
 
3rd
NOP 58
HOU 50
 
3rd
SAN 66
LAL 75
 
Half
MIA 51
PHI 55
 
3rd
NYK 50
TOR 59
 
3rd
MIN 59
UTA 61
 
3rd
BOS 64
WAS 72
 
10:30pm Tonight
DEN
GSW
10:30pm Tonight
POR
LAC
10:30pm Tonight
SAC
PHO
3rd
TAM 3
MON 4
 
2nd Intermission
PIT 3
CLB 3
 
10:00pm Tonight
ANA
DAL
13th
DUR 5
NOR 6