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McCaw, Zimmerman among top 41 picks in NBA Draft

McCaw, Zimmerman among top 41 picks in NBA Draft

UNLV failed to produce any first round picks in Thursday night’s 2016 NBA Draft as some had projected. But the Runnin’ Rebels more than made up for it in the second round. Sophomore guard Patrick McCaw [...]

Record turnout set for Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame dinner

Record turnout set for Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame dinner

The 20th edition of the Southern Nevada Sports Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Friday night at the Orleans Arena will be one for the record books. Dan Dolby, executive director for the SNSHOF, said [...]

Ex-Rebel Bryce Dejean-Jones shot to death

Ex-Rebel Bryce Dejean-Jones shot to death

Former UNLV basketball player Bryce Dejean-Jones was shot and killed early Saturday morning after mistakenly breaking into a Dallas apartment that he believed belonged to his girlfriend. The 23-year-old Dejean-Jones, who averaged 11.4 points and 4.1 [...]

Bishop Gorman MLB Hester picks UNLV

Bishop Gorman MLB Hester picks UNLV

UNLV picked up a commitment from one of top defensive starters on Bishop Gorman’s 2016 national championship squad when middle linebacker Farrell Hester pledged the Rebels on Tuesday. The 6-foot, 235-pound Hester led the Gaels in [...]

Ben Carter transfers to Michigan State

Ben Carter transfers to Michigan State

Forward Ben Carter announced on Twitter on Wednesday morning that he will play his senior season at Michigan State. The former Bishop Gorman star, who began his career at Oregon (2012-14), averaged 8.6 points, 6.0 rebounds [...]

Menzies approved as new Runnin’ Rebels coach

Menzies approved as new Runnin’ Rebels coach

Better late than never. Marvin Menzies is fine with the fact that he wasn’t UNLV’s first, or second, or even third choice to replace Dave Rice as head coach and had even been passed over as [...]

Menzies is UNLV’s man … for now

Menzies is UNLV’s man … for now

Well, that didn’t take long. UNLV, which took almost three months to find a replacement for Dave Rice in Arkansas-Little Rock’s Chris Beard, wasted no time finding someone to replace the Texas Tech-bound Beard. New Mexico [...]

BREAKING NEWS: Beard leaves UNLV for Texas Tech

BREAKING NEWS: Beard leaves UNLV for Texas Tech

One week after officially being confirmed as the 12th full-time head coach in UNLV basketball history, Chris Beard has departed to become the new head coach at Texas Tech. According to various media reports, Beard has [...]

Beard top candidate for Texas Tech job

Beard top candidate for Texas Tech job

Here we go again. One week after officially being approved by the Nevada Board of Regents as the new men’s head basketball coach at UNLV, Chris Beard now is expected to leave to take over for [...]

‘Good’ spring practice comes to soggy end

‘Good’ spring practice comes to soggy end

UNLV’s annual Spring Showcase on Saturday definitely had a rock-n-roll feel to it with speakers blasting songs like “Welcome To The Jungle” and “The Boys Are Back In Town” while the Rebels scrimmaged on Peter Johann [...]