The Rebels (16-5, 4-3 Mountain West) trailed 31-23 at the half after shooting 31 percent. But they sank their first four shots of the second half, including two jumpers by Stanback, and took the lead for good at 44-42 on a 3-pointer by Willis with 13:16 remaining.
Willis added a 3-pointer with 7:59 left to stretch the margin to 57-48. His steal and feed to Anthony Marshall for a dunk made it 67-53 with 4:10 to go, and the Cowboys got no closer than nine the rest of the way.
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