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Christian Wood to enter NBA Draft

Christian Wood to enter NBA Draft

UNLV forward Christian Wood announced on Twitter on Wednesday night that he would bypass his final two years of college to enter the 2015 NBA Draft. The 6-foot-11, 220-pound sophomore was a second team all-Mountain West [...]

Stephen Zimmerman picks UNLV

Stephen Zimmerman picks UNLV

UNLV coach Dave Rice landed a commitment from another McDonald’s All-American on Thursday night when Bishop Gorman center Stephen Zimmerman tweeted his choice for the Runnin’ Rebels. The 7-foot Zimmerman, who helped lead the Gaels to [...]

Rashad Vaughn announces he’s entering NBA Draft

Rashad Vaughn announces he’s entering NBA Draft

UNLV guard Rashad Vaughn ended weeks of speculation about his future on Wednesday morning when he announced that he would enter the 2015 NBA Draft. The 6-foot-5 Vaughn was voted the Mountain West Conference’s Freshman of [...]

UNLV Football: Recruits flock to watch start of Sanchez Era

UNLV Football: Recruits flock to watch start of Sanchez Era

It’s being billed as “A New Era” of UNLV football. And the opening day of spring practice under new head coach Tony Sanchez had a lot of similarities to his days 15 minutes west at 2014 [...]

MW Tourney: Rebels talking CBI after loss to Aztecs

MW Tourney: Rebels talking CBI after loss to Aztecs

UNLV’s Mountain West Tourney hopes ended in familiar fashion on Thursday night at the Thomas & Mack Center – with a close loss to old nemesis San Diego State. Former Findlay Prep star Winston Shepard scored [...]

MW Tourney: Wood: Aztecs should be ‘very worried’

MW Tourney: Wood: Aztecs should be ‘very worried’

Minutes after a strong defensive effort that included 12 steals, forcing 20 turnovers and finishing with a 21-0 edge in points off turnovers while grinding out a 67-46 victory over in-state rival Nevada, UNLV went on [...]

2015 MW Tourney: Another early exit for Lady Rebs

2015 MW Tourney: Another early exit for Lady Rebs

Home court advantage. Don’t try telling that to UNLV Lady Rebels coach Kathy Olivier. For the fifth time in six years the Lady Rebels were one-and-done in the Mountain West Tournament, this time falling to No. [...]

Rebels earn No. 7 seed after struggling past Spartans

Rebels earn No. 7 seed after struggling past Spartans

UNLV concluded Mountain West Conference play with a tougher-than-expected 71-58 victory at San Jose State on Saturday night. Now comes the hard part. The Runnin’ Rebels (17-14, 8-10), who earned the No. 7 seed in the [...]

McCaw injured as Rebels fall to Aztecs, 60-58

McCaw injured as Rebels fall to Aztecs, 60-58

In a season filled with near-misses and injuries, UNLV sewed up its first-ever berth in a Mountain West Conference Tournament play-in game with a hard-fought 60-58 Senior Night loss to San Diego State on Wednesday night [...]

Rebels to open Mountain West play in Reno

Rebels to open Mountain West play in Reno

The Mountain West Conference released its 2015 football schedule on Monday and there was one big surprise for first-year UNLV coach Tony Sanchez. That annual Battle for the Fremont Cannon rivalry game with in-state rival Nevada [...]