Oakland Falls 74-61 to UNLV - Recap

UNLV got 18 points from Shakur Juiston en route to a 74-61 victory over Oakland on Friday at Thomas & Mack Center.

UNLV won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -7.5-point spread as favorites.

Amauri Hardy had 12 points for UNLV and Cheikh Mbacke Diong chipped in with 12 points. Noah Robotham had 4 assists for them, while Shakur Juiston was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Oakland got 29 points from Xavier Hill-Mais in a losing cause and another 12 points from Jaevin Cumberland. Jaevin Cumberland contributed 3 assists for them, while Xavier Hill-Mais had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed UNLV were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.

The rebound battle favored UNLV as they grabbed 39 boards, while Oakland only had 22

Next game, UNLV takes its act home to face Pacific looking for another win. For Oakland, they head home to face Defiance.