LAS VEGAS -- Roscoe Smith scored 17 points and added 14 rebounds as UNLV took an early lead and defeated Cal State-Fullerton 83-64 for its sixth straight win Saturday night.
Bryce Dejean-Jones added 19 points for UNLV, Khem Birch scored 12 and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Kevin Olekaibe hit four 3-pointers to round out the balanced play from the Rebels. UNLV (9-4) opened up the first half with a 9-0 run and the second with eight uncontested points, extending its lead to 20 (49-29) with 16:48 left to play. The Rebels made just 47 percent (16 of 34) from the free-throw line.
Michael Williams scored 13 points for Cal State-Fullerton, and both Steve McClellan and Josh Gentry came off the bench to add 11 points each. The Rebels held the Titans to 34.9 percent shooting from the floor and 20 percent (3 of 15) from behind the arc.
Mike Krzyzewski says he has good reason to be excited for next season thanks to a combination of Duke's incoming freshmen and a core of experienced upperclassmen.
Georgia guard Juwan Parker has been awarded a medical redshirt, leaving him with two years of eligibility, after missing the 2015-16 season with a partially torn Achilles tendon.
Forward Trevon Bluiett has withdrawn from consideration from the NBA draft and will return to Xavier for his junior season.