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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 [...]

Rebels move into tie for cellar after loss at San Jose State

Rebels move into tie for cellar after loss at San Jose State

SAN JOSE – UNLV’s offensive woes continued in the second half Saturday afternoon at The Events Center here as the Runnin’ Rebels managed just one field goal over an 11½ minute span. Not so coincidentally, Marvin [...]

Rebels rally from 20-point deficit before falling at Wyoming

Rebels rally from 20-point deficit before falling at Wyoming

LARAMIE, Wyo. – At an altitude of 7,220 feet, opposing teams have been known to find themselves gasping for air when playing here at the Arena-Auditorium. But Wednesday night it was the host Wyoming Cowboys who [...]

Forty minutes of smell: Rebels deliver a stinker

Forty minutes of smell: Rebels deliver a stinker

So much for building on that big win over Wyoming. Four days after putting together its most impressive victory of the season, a 81-75 victory over the Cowboys, the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels delivered easily their worst [...]

Runnin’ Rebels ride off into 2017 with win over Cowboys

Runnin’ Rebels ride off into 2017 with win over Cowboys

The year 2016 is one most UNLV basketball fans would just as soon forget. It began with back-to-back road losses at Colorado State and Wyoming that resulted in the mid-season firing of head coach Dave Rice, [...]

Rebels drop Mountain West opener at Colorado State, 91-77

Rebels drop Mountain West opener at Colorado State, 91-77

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – This town has earned the nickname “Fort Fun” because of its abundance of micro-breweries, restaurants and nightlife at places like “The Drunken Monkey”, where bar stools are replaced by large swings. But [...]

McCaw, Zimmerman among top 41 picks in NBA Draft

McCaw, Zimmerman among top 41 picks in NBA Draft

UNLV failed to produce any first round picks in Thursday night’s 2016 NBA Draft as some had projected. But the Runnin’ Rebels more than made up for it in the second round. Sophomore guard Patrick McCaw [...]

Menzies approved as new Runnin’ Rebels coach

Menzies approved as new Runnin’ Rebels coach

Better late than never. Marvin Menzies is fine with the fact that he wasn’t UNLV’s first, or second, or even third choice to replace Dave Rice as head coach and had even been passed over as [...]

Aztecs blow out shorthanded Rebels, 92-56

Aztecs blow out shorthanded Rebels, 92-56

With only five scholarship players suited up, UNLV limped to the finish line in Mountain West play on Saturday night, getting blown out by San Diego State, 92-56, at Viejas Arena in San Diego. It was [...]

NCAA rules Jones ineligible over test score

NCAA rules Jones ineligible over test score

In a season that has featured more than its share of adversity, the UNLV men’s basketball team received some more bad news on Wednesday. Freshman forward Derrick Jones Jr. has been ruled ineligible by the NCAA [...]