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Rogers to the rescue: Rebels rally to keep bowl hopes alive

Rogers to the rescue: Rebels rally to keep bowl hopes alive

ALBUQUERQUE — With 54 seconds to go Friday night, UNLV’s 2017 bowl chances were on life support. Trailing 35-30, the Rebels were facing a 3rd-and-4 on their own 29 and had just one timeout remaining. And [...]

Rebels improve to 2-0 with blowout of Prairie View A&M

Rebels improve to 2-0 with blowout of Prairie View A&M

Two games. Two blowout wins. Despite a miserable night at the free throw line and finishing with 18 turnovers, UNLV (2-0) still cruised past outmanned Prairie View A&M, 98-63, on Wednesday night at the Thomas & [...]

Runnin’ Rebels leave Rattlers seeing double-double in opening win

Runnin’ Rebels leave Rattlers seeing double-double in opening win

Coming off a 11-21 season that was the worst in school history, the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels no doubt could use a little confidence boost to start the 2017-18 campaign. Enter Florida A&M. The Rattlers, coming off [...]

Rebels hold off Hawaii for second straight win, 31-23

Rebels hold off Hawaii for second straight win, 31-23

UNLV coach Tony Sanchez said he had one simple message for his team after it snapped a three-game losing streak with a 26-16 upset of Fresno State last week. “The biggest message during the week was [...]

Newcomers sparkle in Runnin’ Rebels exhibition win

Newcomers sparkle in Runnin’ Rebels exhibition win

The much-anticipated debut of McDonald’s All-American Brandon McCoy was put on hold for another week because of a sore ankle but newcomers were still the story of the night for UNLV during Friday night’s 97-73 exhibition [...]

Here’s Johnny! Stanton leads Rebels to upset of Fresno State

Here’s Johnny! Stanton leads Rebels to upset of Fresno State

FRESNO, Calif. – Don’t write off UNLV’s bowl hopes just quite yet. In a season marked by a shocking home loss to FCS Howard and a brutal second-half collapse at Air Force, the Rebels (3-5, 2-3) [...]

Golden Knights host Arizona in historic home opener

Golden Knights host Arizona in historic home opener

The Vegas Golden Knights will become the first major sports franchise in the city’s glittery history to play a home game when they face the Arizona Coyotes at T-Mobile Arena tonight at 7:30 p.m. Look for [...]

Vegas Strong: Golden Knights rally to win opener, 2-1

Vegas Strong: Golden Knights rally to win opener, 2-1

DALLAS – James Neal didn’t play in any preseason games for the Vegas Golden Knights as he recovered from off-season surgery to repair a broken hand following the Stanley Cup playoffs. It took him a little [...]

Rebels streak past San Jose State, 41-13

Rebels streak past San Jose State, 41-13

UNLV scored touchdowns on five of its first six possessions in the first half to build a 35-13 halftime lead and cruised to a 41-13 victory over San Jose State in its Mountain West opener on [...]

O-H-I-Ouch! Buckeyes thump Rebels, 54-21

O-H-I-Ouch! Buckeyes thump Rebels, 54-21

COLUMBUS, Ohio – After opening the season with a stunning upset loss to FCS Howard and rebounding with an impressive road win over a future FCS school in Idaho, UNLV finally got to play a game [...]