LAS VEGAS (AP) - Junior forward Odartey Blankson scored a career-high 26points and junior guard Romel Beck tied a career-high 26 points to lead UNLVpast Wyoming 95-80 in Mountain West Conference play Monday night.
J.K. Edwards added 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Rebels (15-9, 6-5),while Jerel Blassingame had 12 points.
For Wyoming (10-15, 3-9), it was another rough time away from home. The teamfinished 0-11 on the road this season, its first winless road record since the1974-75 season.
The game stayed close throughout most of the first half, although Wyomingled by as much as seven points on two occasions. The last time was at 26-19with 7:45 left in the half.
The Rebels, ahead 39-37 at halftime, led by only one, 49-48, with 15:25 leftin the game when they went on a 26-5 run.
The Rebels shot 58.3 percent from the floor during the second half and were5-of-7 from three-point range. UNLV also dominated at the free throw line,making 13 of 18 to the Cowboys' 7 of 9.