Jan. 7, 2009

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Luke Nevill scored 23 points and pulled down six rebounds and Utah won its fourth straight, beating LSU 91-61 Tuesday night.

The Utes (10-5) dominated the Tigers (12-2) inside and ended LSU's four-game winning streak. Utah shot 67 percent in the first half and led by nine at halftime, then pulled away with a 24-5 run in the second half.

Utah outrebounded LSU 37-29 and held the Tigers to seven field goals in the second half.

Marcus Thornton led LSU with 17 points.

Carlon Brown scored 17 and Luka Drca and Shaun Green had 13 points each for the Utes.