March 8, 2008
Utah is now 19-19 all-time vs. UNLV. The Utes have an overall .500-or-better record vs. all eight of their Mountain West Conference rivals.
Utah opened the game with a 4:56 scoring drought. Luke Nevill finally ended the scoreless streak at 15:04 with a pair of free throws.
It took Luke Nevill just 10 minutes of playing time to reach double-figure scoring. It was the 25th time in 29 games this season and the 69th time in his career for Nevill to score in double digits.
Nevill went over 20 points for the second time in his last three games. It was his fifth 20-point game this season and the 15th of his career.
True freshman Morgan Grim scored his first points in more than a month. The last time he was in the scoring column was Feb. 2 at Colorado State.
Johnnie Bryant reached double digits for the 22nd time this season and the 66th of his career.
Carlon Brown reached double digits for the fourth time this season. His 10-point outing was the most he's scored since putting up 16 points at Colorado State on Feb. 2.