UNLV made arguably one of the biggest coaching gambles of the offseason when it hired the wildly successful Tony Sanchez from Bishop Gorman. The...
Could the UNLV Rebels finally be getting a new stadium? If they do, it would appear that the university has some big plans that would help generate revenue throughout the year.
According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, UNLV is eyeing some ground that would allow them to move away from Sam Boyd Stadium after more than four decades.
More specifically, UNLV is looking at purchasing...
Last week we lost Jerry Tarkanian. This week, members of the 1990 UNLV Rebels team honored him by getting matching tattoos….
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On Friday night the UNLV Rebels and Arizona Wildcats will kickoff their season with a game against one another.
Kickoff of the UNLV and Arizona game will get underway at 10:30 pm ET (7:30 pm PT) from Arizona Stadium in Tucson, AZ. Coverage of this game will air on ESPN and WatchESPN.
The Odds: UNLV is a 24 point underdog against Arizona. The over/under for this contest is 57 total...
He's Just Not That Into YouCameron Jefferson. Via College Football Talk.Cameron Jefferson is an ex-Rebel. The former UNLV offensive lineman has transferred to Arkansas. Jefferson will be able to avoid those pesky NCAA regulations requiring players to transfer to sit out a year for a couple of reasons. One is that he has graduated from UNLV. The other involves UNLV being ineligible...
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Former UNLV player Savon Goodman, a 6-foot-6, 215-pound forward, has signed a letter of intent with Arizona State.
"Savon is extremely athletic, very versatile and can rebound," ASU head coach Herb Sendek said. "We love his athleticism, and he will fit in well with our other newcomers and our returners."
Goodman played at UNLV in 2012-13 and...
LAS VEGAS (AP) The UNLV Rebels will not be eligible for the Mountain West championship game or a bowl berth in 2014 after failing to reach the minimum Academic Progress Rate score.
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.
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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, […]
UNLV point guard Deville Smith's game-winning shot was waived off after two video reviews, and Boise State took down the Runnin' Rebels 91-90 on Saturday night in overtime.
Smith raced up the floor after Derrick Marks had scored with 3.4 seconds left and got off a shot that swished. Both teams stood anxiously awaiting the review on a shot that was ruled good. After reviewing...
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February 23, 2014
1. UNLV Rebels Goodluck Okonoboh | 6′-9″ | C | Wilbraham & Monson (MA)| Dwayne Morgan | 6′-7″ | SF | St. Frances (MD)| Rashad Vaughn | 6′-5″ | SG | Findlay Prep (NV)| With three top-25 players, the UNLV Rebels scored a tremendous recruiting class that could push the team from good to great during the 2014-2015 ...
The UNLV Rebels all but assured themselves of a top-5 recruiting class this week, when standout shooting guard Rashad Vaughn, a Minnesota-native at Findlay Prep (NV) announced on CBS Sports Network that he picked UNLV over the Iowa State Cyclones. Vaughn is arguably the top shooting guard prospect nationally, and is the third top-25 prospect in […]
The North Texas Mean Green unveiled new helmets for the Heart of Dallas Bowl where they took on the UNLV Rebels. The helmets looked great and so did the Mean Green while they stomped UNLV 36-14. Teams have been doing a great job lately with their special equipment for bowl games.
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On New Years Day the UNLV Rebels and North Texas Mean Green will face off against one another in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.
UNLV (7-5) and North Texas (8-4) each want to claim the Heart of Dallas Bowl win.
Coverage of the Heart of Dallas Bowl between UNLV and North Texas will air on ESPNU beginning at 12:00 pm ET from the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, TX.
The Odds: The North Texas Mean Green...
Roscoe Smith scored 17 points and added 14 rebounds as UNLV took an early lead and defeated Cal State-Fullerton 83-64 for its sixth straight win Saturday night.
Bryce Dejean-Jones added 19 points for UNLV, Khem Birch scored 12 and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Kevin Olekaibe hit four 3-pointers to round out the balanced play from the Rebels. UNLV (9-4) opened up the first half with a...
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December 29, 2013
Deville Smith scored 21 points and dished out five assists as UNLV beat Santa Clara 92-71 in the Las Vegas Classic Sunday night.
A pair of free throws by Evan Roquemore pulled Santa Clara within six, 62-56, with 12:31 to play but UNLV (7-4) rattled off 14 of the next 17 points and the Broncos never challenged again.
Smith, who had scored 36 points all season coming into the game...
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December 23, 2013
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
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Roscoe Smith scored 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, as four UNLV players reached double figures in a 73-51 victory over Southern Utah on Saturday night.
UNLV (4-4) closed the first half on an 11-4 run, led by two 3-pointers from Christian Wood to take a 38-23 halftime lead. The Runnin' Rebels continued to roll in the second half, leading by as many as 24.
Smith entered the game...
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December 14, 2013