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2014 Mountain West Tournament: Lobos three-peat

2014 Mountain West Tournament: Lobos three-peat

The New Mexico Lobos got some sweet revenge and made history at the same time Saturday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center. The 20th-ranked Lobos, who blew a 16-point lead in the final 12 minutes [...]

Rebel offense goes into deep freeze

Rebel offense goes into deep freeze

UNLV went into Wednesday night’s home game with New Mexico still clinging to slim hopes of getting back into the Mountain West title race. You could say any chance of that happening got shot down cold. [...]

AA-What? Inspired Rebels upset Lobos, 76-73

AA-What? Inspired Rebels upset Lobos, 76-73

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – As if UNLV’s basketball team needed any extra motivation heading into Wednesday night’s Mountain West game with New Mexico, they apparently got it courtesy of a quote from Lobos center Alex Kirk. “UNLV [...]

Refreshed Rebels hit the road

Refreshed Rebels hit the road

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – When last we tuned into the soap opera of “As The Runnin’ Rebels Turn,” Bryce Dejean-Jones, the team’s star guard, could be seen venting angrily on the UNLV bench, starting forwards Khem Birch [...]

Breaking bad: Rebels snap 23-game road losing streak

Breaking bad: Rebels snap 23-game road losing streak

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Call it the prequel to the hit cable TV series filmed here that will have its much-anticipated finale on Sunday night. “Breaking Bad II – The UNLV road losing streak.” It seemed only [...]

It’s time to fish or cut bait for Bobby Hauck

It’s time to fish or cut bait for Bobby Hauck

UNLV’s football team enters Saturday night’s game at New Mexico on a roll. Okay, maybe back-to-back home victories over Central Michigan minus three of its top players, including its starting quarterback, and Western Illinois of FCS [...]

Rebels streaking in right direction, 38-7

Rebels streaking in right direction, 38-7

Brace yourselves UNLV football fans. Two words that have been missing for a while are now once again part of the Rebel vocabulary. Win streak. For the first time since 2008, the Rebels (2-2) can utter [...]

Lobos leave Rebels Snell-shocked

Lobos leave Rebels Snell-shocked

With 12 minutes to go Saturday afternoon and the score tied at 44, the 2013 Mountain West Tournament championship was there for the taking for the UNLV Rebels at the Thomas & Mack Center. Tony Snell [...]

Mountain West Tourney: Rebels look to rebound against Air Force

Mountain West Tourney: Rebels look to rebound against Air Force

UNLV has had a few days to put behind a bitter Senior Day loss to Fresno Day. Now the Runnin’ Rebels turn their attention to Air Force, another team that handed them a disappointing setback the [...]

Rebels rebound in a big way, 64-55

Rebels rebound in a big way, 64-55

It wasn’t a pleasant week to be a UNLV basketball player … until Saturday night, that is. Picked to battle for the Mountain West title, the Runnin’ Rebels suffered embarrassing back-to-back road losses at Boise State [...]