NCAA Basketball

UNLV Runnin' Rebels (20-13)


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@ NM 
L 90-91
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vs. Nevada 
L 75-101
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@ UtahSt 
L 67-79
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vs. AF 
W 97-90
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vs. Nevada 
L 74-79
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UNLV's McCoy leaving for NBA after freshman season

LAS VEGAS (AP) UNLV freshman center Brandon McCoy is leaving school early for the NBA.

McCoy announced his decision in a release from the school on Tuesday.

A 7-footer originally from Chicago, McCoy was named the Mountain West Conference freshman of the year in 2017-18 after setting league freshman records with 16.9 points and 10.3 rebounds per game. He was 11th nationally with 18 double-doubles, shot 55 percent from the floor and blocked 1.7 shots per game.

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Leaders
Points: B. McCoy16.9
Rebounds: B. McCoy10.3
Assists: J. Johnson6.0
FG%: S. Juiston63.9%
FT%: J. Johnson84.1%
3P%: J. Mooring31.2%
Steals: J. Johnson1.2
Blocks: B. McCoy1.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Mountain West Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
24 Nevada 15-3 29-8
Boise State 13-5 23-9
New Mexico 12-6 19-15
San Diego State 11-7 22-11
Fresno State 11-7 21-11
Wyoming 10-8 20-13
UNLV 8-10 20-13
Utah State 8-10 17-17
Air Force 6-12 12-19
Colorado State 4-14 11-21
San Jose State 1-17 4-26
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 83.4 (13)
Rebounds: 12.0 (49)
Assists: 16.2 (28)
FG%: 48.9% (19)
FT%: 70.5% (216)
3P%: 33.4% (263)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 78.1 (307)
Rebounds: 28.5 (16)
Assists: 12.6 (114)
FG%: 43.1% (125)
FT%: 73.9% (314)
3P%: 35.2% (203)
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