Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
Brigham Young Cougars guard Jackson Emery (4) and UNLV Rebels guard Justin Hawkins (31) scrap for the ball in Provo, Utah, Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011.
PROVO -- Jimmer Fredette scored a game-high 29 points -- and became the Mountain West Conference's all-time leading scorer -- to lead BYU to a 78-64 victory over UNLV Saturday afternoon in front of a sellout crowd of 22,700 at the Marriott Center.
The No. 8 Cougars swept the regular-season series from the Runnin' Rebels for the first time since 2004.
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Deseret News coverage of the game:
Read the game recap by Jeff Call
Dick Harmon: Fredette puts on a show
Jeff Call: BYU notebook
Live game blog with Dick Harmon right here.
UNLV vs. BYU boxscore
Get a preview of the game here.
Cougars on the air
UNLV (17-5, 5-3 MWC) at No. 8 BYU (21-2, 7-1)
Saturday, 2 p.m.
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