#21 UNLV gets by Louisiana-Monroe

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Senior forward Chace Stanback was 8 of 9 from

3-point range and scored a career-high 29 points to lead No. 21

UNLV past Louisiana-Monroe 81-63 on Monday night.

Carlos Lopez had 12 and nine rebounds for the Runnin' Rebels

(12-2), while Oscar Bellfield had 10 points and four steals. UNLV

was 14 of 23 from 3-point range (60 percent) and shot 58 percent


UNLV, which returned to the Top 25 earlier in the day after

being out for two weeks, had 10 steals and seven blocks. the Rebels

led by as many as 29 points in the second half.

Steve McClellan led Louisiana-Monroe (1-11) with 16 points and

seven rebounds, while Hugh Mingo added 15 points.