Las Vegas – the Runnin’ Rebels ran all over 19th ranked Illinois in the United Center on Saturday beating them 64-48. UNLV was led by sophomore forward Mike Moser who dropped in 17 and grabbed 10 boards, Quintrell Thomas had his best game of the season scoring 13 and puling down 7 rebounds of the bench. Illinois is the second top 25 team the Rebels have beaten this season after beating #1 North Carolina at the Orleans Arena on November 26th. The Rebels are back at home on Monday night to face Louisiana Monroe, the game tips off at 7 p.m. at the Thomas and Mack.
CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 17: of the Illinois Fighting Illini of the UNLV Rebels at United Center on December 17, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)