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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 [...]

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 [...]

Rebels take aim at 3-point shooting milestone

Rebels take aim at 3-point shooting milestone

Five hours. Five bleeping hours. That is likely to be the difference between the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels becoming the first team in NCAA Division I history to score a 3-pointer in 1,000 consecutive games … and [...]

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 [...]

Rock bottom: Colorado State crushes Rebels, 69-49

Rock bottom: Colorado State crushes Rebels, 69-49

It was the lowest of a season full of lows for UNLV basketball on Saturday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center. Getting blown out 94-45 by a Duke team loaded with McDonald’s All-Americans and future [...]

Shorthanded Lobos hand Rebels third straight loss

Shorthanded Lobos hand Rebels third straight loss

New Mexico limped into the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday night without the services of two of its top three scorers, senior forward Tim Williams and sophomore swingman Dane Kuiper. But the Lobos still had [...]