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No. 1 Bishop Gorman cruises past Bingham, 38-20

No. 1 Bishop Gorman cruises past Bingham, 38-20

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah – A year ago Bishop Gorman needed overtime and fumble-forcing sack by Notre Dame-bound safety Nicco Fertitta to pull out a hard-fought 23-20 victory over the Bingham Miners. But the Gaels (2-0) scored [...]

Bishop Gorman opens defense of national title

Bishop Gorman opens defense of national title

Bishop Gorman opens defense of its 2014 mythical national title on Saturday night when the Gaels host defending Arizona state Division I champion Chandler (1-0) at Fertitta Field at 7 p.m. The contest, which will be [...]

Decker, Boyd turn up the heat in UNLV scrimmage

Decker, Boyd turn up the heat in UNLV scrimmage

UNLV’s football team proved that it could handle the stifling 100-plus degree mid-day heat while playing on the artificial turf during its scrimmage at Nellis Air Force Base on Saturday afternoon. Now the question is how [...]

Boyd named to preseason all-Mountain West squad

Boyd named to preseason all-Mountain West squad

UNLV sophomore Devonte Boyd was the only sophomore named to the Mountain West Conference’s preseason 25-member all-conference squad released on Tuesday morning at the conference’s annual Media Days at the Cosmopolitan Hotel. As expected, UNLV (38 [...]

Ex-Alabama RB Tenpenny headed to UNLV

Ex-Alabama RB Tenpenny headed to UNLV

Former Alabama running back Altee Tenpenny, ranked the nation’s No. 3 running back and 46th overall prospect for the Class of 2013 by Tom Lemming of MaxPreps and the CBS Sports Network, announced on Instagram on [...]

Tark gets Hall of Fame send-off from UNLV

Tark gets Hall of Fame send-off from UNLV

If there ever was any doubt about the influence Jerry Tarkanian had on the sport of college basketball or the city of Las Vegas, it was certainly erased Sunday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center. [...]

Another close loss mars Tark’s tribute night

Another close loss mars Tark’s tribute night

It was almost the perfect way to honor the top sporting icon in UNLV history, Jerry Tarkanian. Almost. Special commemorative Tark towels. Check. Blue “Ghost” chair honoring Tarkanian on the Rebel bench. Check. Pregame video tribute. [...]

Wondolowski gives Vegas a thumbs up after Challenge Cup win

Wondolowski gives Vegas a thumbs up after Challenge Cup win

Las Vegas may not have been deemed worthy for an expansion franchise by the MLS this time around but the turnout for Sunday night’s inaugural Las Vegas Pro Soccer Challenge Cup showed there is definitely a [...]

RIP Tark the Shark: Jerry Tarkanian, 84, dies

RIP Tark the Shark: Jerry Tarkanian, 84, dies

With apologies to Wayne Newton, the real Mr. Las Vegas passed away Wednesday morning. Jerry Tarkanian, who helped build a basketball dynasty at UNLV en route to four Final Four appearances, the 1990 national championship and [...]

Walker provides spark in win over Air Force

Walker provides spark in win over Air Force

On a night when Christian Wood registered his 12th double-double of the season, senior Jelan Kendrick played perhaps his best game in a UNLV uniform and freshman Patrick McCaw had another sparkling performance, Runnin’ Rebel coach [...]