San Diego State 83, UNLV 67

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Marcus Slaughter had 20 points and 20 rebounds
as San Diego State beat UNLV 83-67 Saturday night in Mountain West
Conference play.

Slaughter was 12-of-14 from the free-throw line and blocked five
shots. Brandon Heath had 17 points, John Sharper 11 points and Kyle
Spain 10 points.

Slaughter helped spark a 21-5 run at the start of the second
half as San Diego State (10-6, 3-1) wiped out a 38-32 halftime
deficit. His rebound dunk ignited a 16-1 run in the final five
minutes of the game after UNLV had pulled to within four points at

Jason Petrimoulx led the Rebels (8-7, 2-1) with 15 points.
Curtis Terry added 12 points and Wendell White had 11 points. The
loss ended a four-game UNLV winning streak.