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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 close in on rare losing conference record

Rebels close in on rare losing conference record

LOGAN, Utah – UNLV’s road woes continued Tuesday night with a 83-65 loss at Utah State as the Rebels closed in on a rather dubious distinction. Barring a perfect ending to Mountain West Conference play – [...]

McCaw leads hot-shooting Rebels past Lobos

McCaw leads hot-shooting Rebels past Lobos

ALBUQUERQUE – Freshman guard Patrick McCaw scored a career-high 22 points, including 4-of-8 3-pointers, to help lead UNLV to its second road win of the year, 76-68, over New Mexico on Saturday afternoon at WisePies Arena. [...]

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. [...]

Rebels inch closer toward early MW Tourney start

Rebels inch closer toward early MW Tourney start

UNLV took another step closer to starting Mountain West Tournament play a day earlier than expected with another narrow loss Saturday afternoon at Air Force. Despite a career-high 31 points, nine rebounds and five blocks by [...]