BYU 74, UNLV 48

Key stretch: The Cougars were clinging to a two-point lead midway through the first half before going on an 11-0 run. By intermission, BYU was up by 16.

Key stat: The Cougars outshot the Rebels, 45.6 percent to 29 percent.

Top performance: BYU center Trent Plaisted scored 22 points and added seven rebounds.

Overall record: 20-5

Conference record: 9-1

Up next: vs. Utah, Wednesday, 8 p.m.