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2015 Recruiting: Happy Sanchez finally gets chance to exhale

2015 Recruiting: Happy Sanchez finally gets chance to exhale

Tony Sanchez had just finished doing his final one-on-one interview Wednesday afternoon following a press conference in the Board Room in the Thomas & Mack Center to introduce his first recruiting class at UNLV. “Time to [...]

2015 Recruiting: Irish eyes smiling on Bishop Gorman

2015 Recruiting: Irish eyes smiling on Bishop Gorman

It’s pretty rare for Notre Dame to venture west to sign a football prospect these days. It’s even more unusual for the Fighting Irish to sign two players from the same high school out west. But [...]

Top Hawaii prospect visiting UNLV

Top Hawaii prospect visiting UNLV

Salanoa-Alo Wily, one of the top prospects in Hawaii this year, is taking an official recruiting trip to UNLV this weekend. The 6-foot-1, 270-pound Wily was a two-way star at Kahuku High School on the famed [...]

Bishop Gorman LB Nela Otukolo picks UNLV

Bishop Gorman LB Nela Otukolo picks UNLV

Despite getting off to a late start, new UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez continues to do his best to build a fence around Las Vegas recruiting. The Rebels landed their third top-notch local prospect on Friday [...]

Silverado’s Polu commits to UNLV

Silverado’s Polu commits to UNLV

UNLV coach Tony Sanchez landed a verbal commitment Sunday from one of the state’s top line prospects when Silverado’s Justin Polu picked the Rebels over Colorado State. The 6-foot-4, 295-pounder was a first team all-state pick [...]

Alize Jones changes commitment to Notre Dame

Alize Jones changes commitment to Notre Dame

Bishop Gorman’s Alize Jones, regarded by some scouting services as the nation’s No. 1 tight end prospect, announced on Twitter on Thursday morning that he is headed to Notre Dame. The 6-foot-5, 230-pounder had 41 receptions [...]

Green Valley’s Lopez preparing for all-star game

Green Valley’s Lopez preparing for all-star game

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com To outside eyes, Green Valley’s Christian Lopez’s drop in stats from his junior to senior season raises some red flags. He went from passing for 3,455 yards to 1,582 and from 29 [...]

Lemming: Sanchez ‘great’ choice for UNLV

Lemming: Sanchez ‘great’ choice for UNLV

Tom Lemming, host of CBS Sports Network’s weekly “Lemming Report” national high school football recruiting show, gave UNLV a big thumbs up with the hiring of Bishop Gorman High School coach Tony Sanchez. Lemming, who was [...]

Nation’s No. 22 prospect signs with UNLV

Nation’s No. 22 prospect signs with UNLV

UNLV, on the heels of a Top 5 recruiting class, landed one of the nation’s top small forward prospects on Thursday when 6-foot-6 Derrick Jones of Archbishop Carroll High School in Philadelphia picked the Rebels over [...]

Las Vegas basketball well represented on Signing Day

Las Vegas basketball well represented on Signing Day

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com When it comes to talking about his son, Chris Jeter wears his emotions on his sleeve. On Wednesday, the proud father watched Chase Jeter officially sign to play basketball at Duke University [...]