TEMPE, Ariz. -- Sam MacKay scored 18 points to lead No. 23 Dayton to an 82-58 victory over UNLV in the first round of the ASU Classic on Saturday.
Kelli Thompson scored 27 points for UNLV (2-5).
MacKay had a career-high eight rebounds for the Flyers (8-0). Andrea Hoover scored 14 points and Cassie Sant 12. Ally Mallot came off the bench and scored 13 points. Olivia Applewhite led with nine rebounds.
The Flyers, who shot 47 percent from the field for the game, led 42-19 at halftime.
The Rebels shot 20 of 57 (35 percent) from the field for the game, posting 18 turnovers.
Thompson, who was 9 of 20 from the field, also had seven rebounds for UNLV (2-5). Danielle Miller added nine points and Alana Cesarz eight.