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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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Runnin’ Rebels suffer (another) record loss to Wolf Pack

Runnin’ Rebels suffer (another) record loss to Wolf Pack

The 2016-17 season continues to be one for the record books for the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels who manage to find ways to accomplish new lows for the once-proud program. Saturday’s 94-58 thumping by in-state rival Nevada [...]

Rebels fall to Air Force in Battle for the Basement

Rebels fall to Air Force in Battle for the Basement

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. – There is some good news for UNLV fans after the Runnin’ Rebels took over sole possession of last place in the Mountain West Conference following a 81-58 smackdown by not-so-mighty Air [...]

Rebel losing streak hits seven games

Rebel losing streak hits seven games

SAN DIEGO – Once upon a time, in the not so distant past, it was a big deal when UNLV’s basketball team visited Viejas Arena. But after San Diego State handed the Runnin’ Rebels their seventh [...]

Rebels keep on streaking in loss to Spartans

Rebels keep on streaking in loss to Spartans

UNLV’s basketball team kept a few well-chronicled streaks alive Saturday afternoon against San Jose State at the Thomas & Mack Center. First, the good streak. Guard Uche Ofoegbu drained a 3-pointer from the right corner less [...]

One for the record books: Wolf Pack thumps UNLV, 104-77

One for the record books: Wolf Pack thumps UNLV, 104-77

RENO – The hits just a keep on coming for UNLV’s basketball team. The Runnin’ Rebels retained their spot in the Mountain West Conference’s basement Wednesday night with their fifth straight loss, this one a record [...]