COL BKB: UNLV 91, La Verne 44

Dec. 14, 2012 at 12:27 AM

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- A 27-point effort by Anthony Bennett combined with a quick start Thursday sent No. 17 Nevada-Las Vegas to a 91-44 rout of La Verne College.

The Runnin' Rebels jumped to a 15-2 lead, settled for a 17-point halftime advantage and then went on a 13-point run early in the second half to break things open.

Katin Reinhardt added 14 points for UNLV and Savon Goodman had 13.

The Rebels (8-1) have won six in a row since suffering their lone loss of the season, an 83-79 setback against Oregon on Nov. 23.

The Leopards (1-5), who compete in Division 3 of the NCAA, were led by Vince Bauer with 16 points.

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