The Latest Stories For 'March,2017'

Poyser, Morgan, Baxter all transferring from UNLV

Poyser, Morgan, Baxter all transferring from UNLV

The fallout from the worst season in UNLV basketball history continued Wednesday when the school announced that guards Jalen Poyser and Zion Morgan and forward Troy Baxter Jr. all would be transferring. “While these decisions are [...]

Raiders begin taking deposits for LV Stadium seats

Raiders begin taking deposits for LV Stadium seats

One day after receiving approval from NFL owners to move to Las Vegas, the Oakland Raiders began accepting a refundable $100 deposit toward PSLs – private seat licenses – for their new $1.9 billion stadium expected [...]

Jackpot! Raiders relocation to Las Vegas is approved

Jackpot! Raiders relocation to Las Vegas is approved

The old idiom that “money talks” was proven again Monday morning when the NFL owners voted to allow relocation of the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas during their Annual League Meeting in Phoenix. The Raiders, who [...]

Raiders relocation vote to Las Vegas expected today

Raiders relocation vote to Las Vegas expected today

Barring any last minute surprises, it looks like it could be a Silver and Black Monday in Las Vegas. NFL owners are expected to approve the move of the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas during the [...]

Mayweather, Schmidt, Harmon top 2017 Southern Nevada Hall Class

Mayweather, Schmidt, Harmon top 2017 Southern Nevada Hall Class

Boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather, in the headlines recently for a potential mega-fight with UFC superstar Conor McGregor, headlines a diverse five-member class for the 2017 Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame which was announced Tuesday at [...]

MW Tourney: Runnin’ Rebels blow 21-point lead in OT loss to Aztecs

MW Tourney: Runnin’ Rebels blow 21-point lead in OT loss to Aztecs

During his postgame press conference after Wednesday night’s 62-52 overtime loss to San Diego State in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Tournament at the Thomas & Mack Center, UNLV coach Marvin Menzies was surprisingly upbeat. [...]

MW Tourney: Runnin’ Rebels embrace underdog role

MW Tourney: Runnin’ Rebels embrace underdog role

With a last place finish and the worst regular season in school history in the books, the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels begin Mountain West Conference Tournament play on Wednesday afternoon with a first round meeting against old [...]

Mountain West Tourney: Lady Rebels score record win over Utah State

Mountain West Tourney: Lady Rebels score record win over Utah State

Junior guard Dakota Gonzalez scored 17 points and had a Mountain West Tournament record eight steals and junior guard Brooke Johnson added 17 points and a school tournament record five 3-pointers to help lead the third-seeded [...]

Last place Rebels draw San Diego State in tourney opener

Last place Rebels draw San Diego State in tourney opener

UNLV concluded the worst regular season in school history with a 72-59 loss at Fresno State on Saturday afternoon. The loss meant the Runnin’ Rebels (11-20, 4-14), who tied Air Force (11-20, 4-14) for the basement [...]

Seniors take the spotlight in Senior Night victory

Seniors take the spotlight in Senior Night victory

Two things that have been missing for a long time returned to the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday night … a UNLV victory and the accompanying smiles that came with it. The Runnin’ Rebels snapped [...]