Las Vegas – It took two overtimes but the Runnin’ Rebels finally pulled out the win, beating UC Santa Barbara 94-88. UNLV blew an eight point lead in the last minute of the fourth quarter to push the first overtime, and needed Chace Stanback’s fade away three-pointer with 1.5 seconds left to survive and push a second overtime. Stanback scored 8 points in the first OT and 5 points in the second OT finishing with 19 points and 6 rebounds, sophomore forward Mike Moser led all scorers with 34 to help the Rebels win their eighth consecutive game this season. UNLV now heads to Kansas for Sunday’s game against Wichita State.
# of the North Carolina Tar Heels # of the UNLV Rebels during the championship game of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational at the Orleans Arena November 26, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.Credit: Getty Images