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Thrice as nice: Rebels win third straight

Thrice as nice: Rebels win third straight

Three games. Three impressive wins. It’s fair to say the Todd Simon era as UNLV (interim) head coach is off to a nice start. The Runnin’ Rebels, who were battling San Jose State for last place [...]

Rejuvenated Rebels blow out Air Force

Rejuvenated Rebels blow out Air Force

What a difference a week makes. Just ask the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels. Seven days after limping home from lovely Laramie, Wyo., with an 0-3 Mountain West Conference record following another uninspiring loss, the Rebels had reason [...]

Rice’s job status in spotlight after latest loss

Rice’s job status in spotlight after latest loss

A UNLV season that started with so much promise now appears to be a season on the brink of disappointment … again. The Runnin’ Rebels, who have failed to make the NCAA Tournament the past two [...]

Boise State rolls up 705 yards in 55-27 win over Rebels

Boise State rolls up 705 yards in 55-27 win over Rebels

Senior quarterback Blake Decker returned to UNLV’s starting lineup from a shoulder injury Saturday for the first time since the team’s big Fremont Cannon win at UNR on Oct. 3 and threw for 357 yards. But [...]

Sanchez calls 31-28 loss at Fresno State “an abomination”

Sanchez calls 31-28 loss at Fresno State “an abomination”

FRESNO, Calif. – UNLV coach Tony Sanchez didn’t mince any words when summing up the Rebels 31-28 loss to Fresno State here on Friday night at Bulldog Stadium. “That was an abomination,” a frustrated Sanchez said [...]

Rebel win streak ends with bitter OT loss

Rebel win streak ends with bitter OT loss

UNLV’s football team, which spent last Sunday celebrating an emotional Fremont Cannon win, gets to experience the other side of head coach Tony Sanchez’s 24-hour rule today. After rallying in dramatic fashion to force overtime on [...]

80-8: Sanchez’s first win one for the record books

80-8: Sanchez’s first win one for the record books

Tony Sanchez’s first win as UNLV football coach was one for the record books. Oh, was it. The Rebels (1-3) shattered school marks for points in a quarter, half and game and also eclipsed the Mountain [...]

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 to open Mountain West play in Reno

Rebels to open Mountain West play in Reno

The Mountain West Conference released its 2015 football schedule on Monday and there was one big surprise for first-year UNLV coach Tony Sanchez. That annual Battle for the Fremont Cannon rivalry game with in-state rival Nevada [...]

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 [...]