With a little more than three weeks to go until the start of training camp, the Miami Heat signed a pair of undrafted players Tuesday to bolster their squad. Just one spot remains out of a maximum 20 players that the Heat can bring into camp with the additions of former Duke shooting guard Andre Dawkins and UNLV big man Khem Birch to the team on non-guaranteed contracts, according...
Canada’s own Khem Birch was one of the best shot blockers in all of college basketball last season as the 6’9 big man averaged a double-double with 3.8 blocks per game for UNLV as a junior and he is on the Raptors radar as a future potential rim protector in Toronto. “There are a lot of young guys coming up (who are) my brother’s age of 14 years old and every time I do something...
Khem Birch will leave UNLV for the 2014 NBA Draft. Birch is a 6'9, 220 power forward out of Montreal, who spent part of his freshman season at Pitt before transfering. Birch was a McDonald's All-American in 2011.
Wyoming’s Josh threw down this powerful two-handed flush over UNLV’s Khem Birch during Thursday’s Mountain West tournament game. The 6-foot-2 guard finished with 24 points on the night, no two prettier than this dunk in the first half. UNLV got the better of Wyoming in the end, winning 71-67. Video below: The post Wyoming’s Josh Adams posterizes UNLV’s Khem Birch appeared...
Wyoming sophomore guard Josh Adams had himself a game on Thursday against UNLV in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament. Adams scored 18 points in the first 15 minutes of the game, including a spectacular double-clutch dunk around UNLV big man Khem Birch. Birch is one of the best shot-blockers in college basketball, […]
Bryce Dejean-Jones scored a career-high 24 points as UNLV pulled away from Fresno State 75-62 in a conference opener on Wednesday. UNLV (10-4, 1-0 Mountain West) was unable to shake the Bulldogs (7-7, 0-1) until Dejean-Jones scored five straight points - on a three-point play and a jumper - to extend a 48-45 lead to eight points with 9:30 to play. The lead went to 11 a minute later...
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Roscoe Smith led the way for UNLV with 15 points and 13 rebounds while Khem Birch added 15 points and 8 rebounds in an 82-50 victory over Sacred Heart on Friday night in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic. UNLV (6-4) answered with 18 straight points after Phil Gaetano put Sacred Heart on the scoreboard first with a 3-pointer. The Rebels continued on to a 42-15 halftime lead...
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December 21, 2013 | Discuss
Khem Birch had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Roscoe Smith had 13 and 12 as UNLV took care of Radford 81-62 Wednesday night as part of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic. Jelan Kendrick provided a spark for the Runnin' Rebels (5-4), coming off the bench to score 18 points. He had 11 at halftime by hitting all three of his field goals and all four free throws. Birch broke a tie...
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December 19, 2013 | Discuss
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