Csantabar 45 41 86
Unlv 29 36 65
Date of game: 11/12/2013

Recap: UNLV vs. UC Santa Barbara

Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) - Alan Williams tallied 21 points and nine rebounds as the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos went into the Thomas & Mack Center and defeated the UNLV Runnin' Rebels, 86-65.

Williams did his damage on 9-of-19 from the field for UCSB (2-0) while also blocking a pair of shots. Kyle Boswell netted 19 points, with all five of his field goals coming from 3-point range. Zalmico Harmon, Eric Childress and Michael Bryson all scored nine points in the winning effort.

UNLV's (1-1) top three scorers all came off the bench. Kevin Olekaibe shot 5- of-11 from beyond the arc for 15 points, while Kendall Smith (13 points) and Jamal Aytes (10 points) were also effective. Roscoe Smith hauled in 12 rebounds for the hosts.

UCSB knocked down its shots early and often. It made 62.5 percent of its field goal attempts in the opening stanza, including a scorching 6-of-7 from 3-point range, as it went into the halftime locker room with a 45-29 lead.

The Gauchos' advantage was never in doubt in the second half, as they went up by as many as 26.

UNLV has a poor night shooting both from the field (.365) and from the foul line (.550). UCSB made good on 19-of-26 (.731) from the free-throw stripe.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Larson hospitalized after fainting at autograph session

Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Larson was taken to a hospital for precautionary reasons after he fainted during an autograph session at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday.

Extra Points: Snyder and the Beltway radio wars

If contradiction was an Olympic sport, Chip Kelly would certainly be medal-worthy judging by his performance at the NFL's owners meeting but the Eagles coach might have to settle for silver because Daniel Snyder's critics will take the gold every time.

Cubs release Doubront

The Chicago Cubs granted pitcher Felix Doubront his unconditional release as the team continued to pair down its spring training roster on Saturday.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.