Shorthanded UNLV squad holds Lobos to its lowest point total of the season.
UNLV will field just eight players against New Mexico on Wednesday.
Women's basketball junior Brooke Johnson earns Rebel of the Week honors after leading the Lady Rebels to two conference wins last week.
Katie Powell, Paris Strawther will sit out Wednesday's game against New Mexico.
Brooke Johnson saves the day with two steals in the final 20 seconds.
UNLV is 14-0 all-time against Utah State in Las Vegas.
UNLV wins its third straight over the Broncos, Johnson scores 20 in the victory.
UNLV plays its fifth top-115 RPI squad in the past six games with Wednesday's game at the conference co-leaders.
UNLV plays a second straight road game Wednesday at first-place Boise State.
UNLV looking for first win in Laramie since the 2011-12 season.