UNLV 70, BYU 41

Key stretch: Rebels blow game open early and lead by 19 at halftime

Key stat: BYU was 8-of-20 from free-throw line, Trent Plaisted just 1-of 11

Top performance: UNLV's Curtis Terry scores 21, knocking down five 3-pointers

Overall record: 12-5

Conference record: 1-1

Up next: at Utah on Saturday, 2 p.m.