No. 12 UNLV Vs. Boise State: Rebels Need OT To Defeat Broncos, 77-72

The UNLV Rebels needed overtime to defeat the Boise State Broncos on Wednesday night,

The UNLV Rebels had to go to overtime against the Boise St. Broncos, but they pulled out the 77-72 victory on Wednesday night. Mike Moser put in a monster effort for the Rebels by scoring 18 points and grabbing 21 rebounds.

Outside of Moser's 18 points, the Rebels received 15 points from Chace Stanback and 13 points from Oscar Bellfield. However, the team had its struggles from the field, shooting just 35 percent.

Boise State forced overtime by sinking a pair of free throws around the one-minute mark, but they couldn't get much going in overtime. Tre Nichols hit a three-pointer with four seconds left in overtime to narrow the game to a closer score. Nichols had 11 points to be the team's third-leading scorer. Derrick Marks led the way with 21 points while Thomas Bropleh added 17 points.

The Rebels are second in the Mountain West behind San Diego State and will visit the Air Force Falcons on Saturday.

For more on this game, visit Mountain West Connection and Boise State blog One Broncos Nation Under God. Head over to SB Nation NCAA Basketball to stay up to date on the college hoops scene.

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