LAS VEGAS (AP) Rashad Vaughn scored 31 points, Patrick McCaw made two huge shots late and UNLV beat Utah State in overtime 79-77 on Saturday.
McCaw's 3-pointer from the corner with 1:26 left in overtime tied it at 75. After David Collette's jumper put Utah State back up by two, Christian Wood and Cody Doolin made four straight free throws for the win.
Jalen Moore made 6 of 7 free...
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In general, the coaching carousel is one of the single most entertaining parts of the college football season, if only because it takes all the elements of the sport we love, pushes them to the extreme, and jams them down our throats, in one glorious stretch that can last anywhere from a few days, to a few weeks.
Take the maniacal fanaticism of most programs (many that believe...
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...
Savon Goodman has transferred to Arizona State.
Goodman averaged 3.6 points and 2.4 rebounds per game as a freshman at UNLV in 12-13. Goodman attended Indian Hills CC this year but did not play basketball to preserve his eligibility.
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.
Jeff Borzello of CBS Sports is reporting that UNLV forward Roscoe Smith will enter the NBA Draft.
UNLV forward Roscoe Smith is declaring for the NBA draft.
— Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) April 4, 2014
The 6-8 junior from Baltimore played at UConn for two seasons before transferring to UNLV two years ago. After sitting out a year because of transfer rules
he averaged 11 points...
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, […]
Rashad Vaughn is a 6′-5″, 203 pound shooting guard with a 6′-6″ wingspan. He played high school basketball his senior year at Findlay Prep (NV), and at Robbinsdale Cooper (MN) prior to that. Vaughn verbally committed to the UNLV Rebels. Vaughn is arguably the most well-rounded and complete shooting guard in the nation. While he has ...
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...
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
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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