COL BKB: UNLV 64, New Mexico 55

Feb. 9, 2013 at 11:52 PM

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Anthony Bennett turned in a versatile performance with 17 points and 12 rebounds Saturday in Nevada-Las Vegas' 64-55 win over No. 15 New Mexico.

Bennett also provided three blocks and two steals for the Rebels (18-6, 5-4 MWC), who evened their season's series with the Lobos after a January loss in Albuquerque.

Bryce Dejean-Jones helped out with 16 points, nine boards and two blocks. Katin Reinhardt also netted 16 points on four 3-pointers for UNLV.

New Mexico (20-4, 7-2) saw its three-game winning streak broken despite 17 points and 16 rebounds from Alex Kirk. The Lobos' Cameron Bairstow contributed 13 points.

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