Las Vegas, NV – UNLV received the payback it wanted against its state rival. The Runnin’ Rebels beat UNR 67-to-62 Tuesday night, ending a three-game losing streak against the Wolf Pack.
Chris Wood scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the way for UNLV.
UNR nas now dropped five in a row; their last win coming against UNLV at the Thomas & Mack on January 7th.
The Rebels improve to 12-9 overall, 3-5 in the Mountain West Conference. They’ll return to the Thomas & Mack Center Saturday night to host Air Force.