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Stanback Leads UNLV Past Central Arkansas

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Chace Stanback was 9 of 11 from 3-point range and scored 29 points to lead No. 19 UNLV to a 124-75 victory over Central Arkansas on Wednesday night.

Stanback hit his first six shots from beyond the arc for the Rebels (14-2), who had seven players score in double figure.

Mike Moser had 18 points and nine rebounds for UNLV, while Reggie Smith had 13 points in 11 minutes, Quintrell Thomas had 13 points on 5-for-5 shooting, Carlos Lopez had 13 points, Anthony Marshall had 10 points and 10 assists and Justin Hawkins added 10 points.

LaQuentin Miles had 21 points for Central Arkansas (5-7), while Mark Rutledge added 13 and Jarvis Garner had 11.

The Rebels last reached the 100-point mark in a 103-56 win over Norfolk State during the 2006-07 season. UNLV hadn't scored 124 points since the 1990-91 season against Utah State.

The Rebels led 63-39 at halftime. Trailing 11-10, UNLV went ahead for good on Moser's jumper with 15:06 left in the first half.

Moser had 14 points and five rebounds in the first half while Stanback had nine points and four steals.

UNLV shot 64 percent (25 for 39) from the field in the first half while Central Arkansas hit 61 percent (17 for 28).