Game-by-Game Review
GAME 16Jan. 21, 2009, 7:00 p.m.
Cox Pavilion - Las Vegas,Nev

67

62

BYU
UNLV

Game 24 vs. UNLV

Cassie King’s career-high 19 points and 13 rebounds help the Cougars come from behind after trailing most of the second half to defeat UNLV 67-62. It was King’s first ever double double.

The Rebels and the Cougars each led three times during the first half. UNLV went in to the break leading by six, 34-28. The Rebels shot 10 free throws in the first twenty minutes, compared to only two for the Cougars.

Mindy Nielson had 10 points, two rebounds, three assists and three steals before the break.

UNLV continued to lead throughout most of the second half, but the Cougars kept within four points, matching the Rebels almost basket-for-basket.

Nielson led all scorers with 21 points, and King led all rebounders. Nielson and King were the two Cougars in double-figures. The Rebels outrebounded BYU 44-39, and had 25 second-chance points to UNLV’s 10.

The homestanding Rebels led by eight, 58-50 with 5:02 remaining. King’s free throw tied the contest at 60 with 2:08 left.

BYU’s tough defense held UNLV without a bucket for 3:39, from the 4:22 mark to the 0:42 mark. Nielson hit a three-point shot to put the Cougars up three, 63-60, with 1:24 left. The lead was BYU's first of the second half.

Attendance : 638

Officials:

Chuck Gonzalez, Shelley Nakasone, Darla Foutz

Technical Fouls
Brigham Young None
UNLV None
Score by period 1st 2nd Total
Brigham Young 28 39 67
UNLV 34 28 62
Points in the Paint
Brigham Young 32
UNLV 26
Points off Turnovers
Brigham Young 27
UNLV 10
2nd Chance Points
Brigham Young 25
UNLV 10
Score tied: 3 times
Fast Break Points
Brigham Young 4
UNLV 2
Bench Points
Brigham Young 4
UNLV 11
Last FG
Brigham Young 2nd-01:24
UNLV 2nd-00:42
Largest LEad
Brigham Young by 8 1st-10:00
UNLV by 8 2nd-05:02
Lead changed: 6 times
Visitors: BYU 13-3, 3-1 MWC top
tot-fg 3-pt Rebounds
## Player fg fga fg fga ft fta of de tot pf tp a to blk s min
32 SLADE, Shawnee f 3 14 2 2 0 0 2 1 3 3 8 0 0 1 0 32
45 MOEAKI, Keilani f 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 6 0 3 1 0 15
54 KING, Cassie c 8 12 0 1 3 3 8 5 13 3 19 4 0 0 1 28
3 FOREMAN, Jazmine g 3 11 1 4 2 3 1 1 2 4 9 3 0 0 2 35
22 NIELSON, Mindy g 7 13 2 4 5 6 0 6 6 2 21 4 2 1 6 40
1 JACKSON, Jenteal - 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
14 HOSTETTER, Sarah R. - 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7
21 BUHLER, Stephanie - 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
23 WOOD, Coriann - 0 6 0 1 0 0 2 5 7 2 0 2 2 2 0 25
35 RILEY, Kristen - 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 1 4 0 1 0 0 12
TEAM - 1 1          
Totals.............. - 26 71 5 19 10 12 15 24 39 18 67 13 9 5 9 200
TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 12-30 40.0% 2nd Half: 14-41 34.1% Game: 36.6%
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half: 3-9 33.3% 2nd Half: 2-10 20.0% Game: 26.3%
F Throw % 1st Half: 1-2 50.0% 2nd Half: 9-10 90.0% Game: 83.3%
Deadball Rebounds 0
HOme Team: UNLV 8-10, 1-4 MWC top
tot-fg 3-pt Rebounds
## Player fg fga fg fga ft fta of de tot pf tp a to blk s min
11 SMITH, Jamie * 6 12 2 3 3 4 4 11 15 1 17 0 0 1 0 36
24 HAMPTON, Shamela * 5 11 0 0 2 3 0 7 7 3 12 2 4 1 0 36
5 HALBERG, Brittany * 5 11 1 3 1 2 0 3 3 1 12 3 5 0 0 33
15 HELMS, Erica * 2 7 0 2 1 2 1 0 1 2 5 4 6 0 0 24
32 CHANEY, India * 2 7 0 4 1 2 0 1 1 1 5 1 1 0 1 17
1 HARRIS, Dominique - 2 4 1 1 4 6 1 4 5 2 9 1 2 0 1 23
10 HOLIDAY, Allison - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
20 SCANLON, Kalie - 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 15
25 JUPITER, Raquel - 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
33 OBERG, Shannon - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
42 GERGELOVA, Karla - 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
TEAM - 4 3 7          
Totals.............. - 23 54 4 13 12 19 12 32 44 12 62 11 20 2 2 200
TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 13-29 44.8% 2nd Half: 10-25 40.0% Game: 42.6%
3-Pt. FG% 1st Half: 2-7 28.6% 2nd Half: 2-6 33.3% Game: 30.8%
F Throw % 1st Half: 6-10 60.0% 2nd Half: 6-9 66.7% Game: 63.2%
Deadball Rebounds 2
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