SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Joel Ntambwe had 20 points as UNLV beat San Jose State 71-64 on Saturday.
Amauri Hardy had 15 points for UNLV (14-11, 8-5 Mountain West Conference). Cheikh Mbacke Diong added 12 points and eight rebounds. Noah Robotham had 11 points for the road team.
Kris Clyburn, whose 14 points per game coming into the matchup led the Runnin' Rebels, had only 2 points on 0-of-12 shooting.