UNLV beats Colorado State 75-65 to make MWC finalBy W.G. RAMIREZ, Associated Press Saturday, Mar 16, 2013
The third-seeded Runnin’ Rebels (25-8) advance to Saturday’s championship game, where they’ll meet top-seeded New Mexico, a 60-50 winner over San Diego State, with an automatic NCAA tournament bid on the line.
Reinhardt scored 16 of his points in the first half, when he was 4 of 5 from 3-point range.
The Rebels are now 8-4 all-time in the semifinals of the Mountain West tournament, and they improved to 3-1 against Colorado State in the event.
The Rams (25-8), who were seeded second in the tournament, were led by Colton Iverson, who had 24 points.