FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Dorian Green hit six clutch free throws among his season-high 24 points to lead Colorado State over UNLV 66-61 on Saturday night.
Colorado State extends its school-best record for consecutive home wins to 24.
The Rams had a 36-34 rebounding edge and have outrebounded every opponent.
Colorado State (15-3, 2-1 Mountain West) led 31-26 at halftime.
UNLV shot 41 percent from the field for the game, while Colorado State shot 38.9 percent.
Anthony Marshall led UNLV (15-4, 2-2) with 15 of his 21 points in the second half. Katin Reinhardt added 11 points, and Khem Birch had seven rebounds. Prize freshman Anthony Bennett was limited to nine points for the Runnin' Rebels, who had their two-game winning streak snapped.
Colorado State has the nation's fourth-longest home streak and last lost at home on Nov. 19, 2011.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, who missed most of last season with a back injury, says he is returning for another year.
Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to the Badgers for his senior season.
Recruiting reporter Jeff Borzello has gotten grilled for his selections of underachieving and overachieving college basketball programs. He joins Phil Murphy to explain his rankings.