LAS VEGAS -- The UNLV Runnin' Rebels (10-6) were defeated by the Nevada Wolf Pack 74-71 Wednesday night at the Thomas & Mack Center, bringing UNLV's Mountain West Conference record to 1-2 on the season.
The loss ended the Runnin' Rebels' nine-game winning streak against Nevada. The Wolf Pack evened their record at 8-8.
Junior guard Bryce Dejean-Jones led the Runnin' Rebels in scoring with 15 points.
UNLV's next game is January 15 on the road against New Mexico.