Bryce Hamilton had 15 points for UNLV (8-8, 3-0 Mountain West Conference), which won its fourth consecutive game. Cheikh Mbacke Diong added 12 points and eight rebounds. Marvin Coleman had 6 points, 10 rebounds and six assists for the hosts.
UNLV matches up against Boise State on the road on Wednesday. Air Force faces Utah State at home on Tuesday.