Hamilton rescues UNLV in 78-69 OT win over Wyoming
After falling behind 27-22 at halftime, UNLV outperformed Wyoming in the second half to force overtime. In the extra period, the Runnin’ Rebels stepped it up to earn the 9-point win. The Runnin’ Rebels’ 22 points in the first half marked a season low for the team.
Kwane Marble II had 19 points for the Cowboys (5-13, 0-6), whose losing streak stretched to four games. Jake Hendricks added 18 points and five steals. Hunter Maldonado had 16 points, eight rebounds and seven assists.
UNLV matches up against San Jose State at home on Wednesday. Wyoming plays Nevada on the road on Tuesday.