UNLV coach Dave Rice and forward Roscoe Smith have plenty of confidence coming into Tucson on Saturday. Read on to see why that is and more.
The UNLV Rebels and Air Force Falcons will meet on Thurday night in a match-up of two Moutain West schools.
UNLV (5-5) will be looking to climb above .500 with a win while Air Force (2-8) is still searching for its first win in the Mountain West.
Coverage of the game between UNLV and Air Force will air on ESPNU beginning at 9:30 pm ET from Falcon Stadium at the US Air Force Academy...
Khem Birch's put-back score with 12 seconds left, and his block with just five seconds remaining, lifted UNLV over Nebraska Omaha 73-70 on Friday night.
Birch, who had 9 points and 10 rebounds and broke a 70-70 tie with 12 seconds remaining, blocked a potential tying layup by CJ Carter, who had an open lane on the left side after a timeout.
Bryce Dejean-Jones led UNLV (2-1...
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The latest UNLV injury update from head coach Dave Rice reports that Bryce Dejean-Jones will definitely miss Friday night’s opener against Portland State. Dejean-Jones injured a hamstring last week during an exhibition game against Dixie State.
The 6′-5″ 210 lb. transfer from USC averaged 10.3 points per game last year for the Runnin’ Rebels. DeJean-Jones sat out a year...
The Fremont Cannon will be changing colors for the first time in nine years.
Caleb Herring passed for 335 yards and three touchdowns and UNLV defeated upstate rival Nevada 27-22 on Saturday.
The victory snapped an eight-game Wolf Pack winning streak in the series and gave the Rebels possession of the Fremont Cannon - the most expensive trophy in college football - for the first...
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October 26, 2013
After a tumultuous off-season which included a season long suspension, UNLV forward Savon Goodman has decided to leave the UNLV basketball program.
Goodman was suspended for his involvement in a May burglary in which he stole Nike sneakers, $500 cash and almost $900 worth of video games from a friend's apartment.
UNLV coach Dave Rice said that Goodman would remain a part...
A suspended UNLV basketball player has quit the team ahead of a preliminary hearing on criminal charges that he stole expensive Nike sneakers, $500 cash and almost $900 worth of video games from a friend's apartment.
Nineteen-year-old Savon Goodman issued a statement through the team saying he felt a lot of pressure the last few months, and that it was best to leave the program...
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October 18, 2013
The UNLV Rebels will hit the road on Saturday to play against the No. 17 ranked Fresno State Bulldogs.
Entering Saturday’s game UNLV is 4-2 while Fresno State is unbeaten at 5-0.
Coverage of the game between UNLV and Fresno State is not currently scheduled for television. The game will take place at Bulldog Stadium in Fresno, CA.
The Odds: The Fresno State Bulldogs are a 24.5 point...
UNLV's Nolan Kohorst kicked a 44-yard field goal as time expired to give UNLV a 39-37 win over Hawaii Saturday night.
It was the senior placekicker's first career game-winning field goal.
With 1:39 remaining, UNLV (4-2, 2-0 Mountain West) started on its own 26-yard line and drove 51 yards in 12 plays to get Kohorst in position to win the game with 5 seconds left on the...
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October 13, 2013
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona gets a step up in class on Saturday when it faces Nevada-Las Vegas at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The quality of the step-up is to be determined.
Alhough the Rebels have won just six games in three-plus seasons, they are an opponent the Wildcats can't overlook.
Just this week, Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez had to strongly scold his team for its effort in practice...
When Jerry Tarkanian was looking to leave Long Beach State for a place with more resources, his job options were Arizona State or UNLV. After deliberating, Tark decided he was just going to stay in Long Beach. Sure, UCLA and USC would keep taking whichever of his recruits they wanted, and he'd have very little money or institutional support, but he'd been to back-to-back...
A suspended UNLV basketball player will remain free without bail pending a Nov. 12 preliminary hearing on charges that that he stole expensive Nike sneakers, $500 cash and almost $900 worth of video games from a friend's apartment.
Nineteen-year-old Savon Goodman stood with his attorney during a brief initial appearance Friday on misdemeanor conspiracy and felony burglary and...
No. 111 UNLV Rebels (2-11) Coach Bobby Hauck (fourth season, 6-32 at UNLV, 86-49 overall)Returning Starters: 19, 8 offense, 10 defense, 1 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 114Strength of Schedule: 71 Things haven’t exactly gone the way Hauck would have wanted them at UNLV. After seven successful seasons at FCS Montana, where he led the Grizzlies to three national title games, Hauck’s...
#21 ranked UNLV beat California yesterday 76-75, but it didn't come without a big loss. UNLV Junior forward Mike Moser dislocated his elbow on a freak play in the first 5 minutes of the game going for a loose ball and never returned. Moser averages 11 points per game and grabs over 8 rebounds per game. UNLV won the game because of their talented trio of ballers Anthony...
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1. Division II Dixie State was able to force an overtime game with top-25 UNLV. Yes, this was only an exhibition, but it's still a red flag (albeit, a minor one). Dixie State isn't among the Division II top-25 (they're deep in the "also receiving votes" category) but that will change if they play like they did down the stretch in Vegas. UNLV can chalk this up...