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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 [...]

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 [...]

Menzies eases pain with a recruiting six-pack

Menzies eases pain with a recruiting six-pack

After suffering through a painful 11-21 season that would have driven many head coaches to drink, UNLV head coach Marvin Menzies and his staff popped open a recruiting six-pack that ranks among the nation’s best classes. [...]

Runnin’ Rebels land McDonald’s All-American Brandon McCoy

Runnin’ Rebels land McDonald’s All-American Brandon McCoy

Coming off the worst season in school history, UNLV basketball fans finally had reason to smile on Tuesday night. Help is on the way. The Runnin’ Rebels beat out Oregon, Arizona, Michigan State and San Diego [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]