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Rebels drop Mountain West opener

Rebels drop Mountain West opener

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – They call this state “the Land of Enchantment.” But once again there was nothing enchanting about the trip here for the UNLV Rebels for their Mountain West opener against No. 25 New Mexico [...]

Lobo superfan Snake welcomes Rebels to The Pit

Lobo superfan Snake welcomes Rebels to The Pit

Here’s the welcome that UNLV’s basketball team received as it got off the bus for its Jan. 9, 2013 Mountain West basketball opener at the Pit from New Mexico superfan “Snake.” UNLV trainer Dave Tomchek, who [...]

Rebels run over New Mexico, 35-7

Rebels run over New Mexico, 35-7

It had been a long and frustrating six weeks since UNLV’s football team was able to walk off the field to celebrate a victory. So it was probably understandable that the mood in the Rebels’ locker [...]

Lobos rally to eliminate Rebels, 72-67

Lobos rally to eliminate Rebels, 72-67

It was the same old script for the UNLV Rebels in Friday night’s 72-67 loss to New Mexico in the semifinals of the Mountain West Tournament. For the first four minutes, the Rebels (26-8) looked like [...]

Rebels anxious for Round 3 with Lobos

Rebels anxious for Round 3 with Lobos

It was arguably UNLV’s worst and most painful loss of the season. The date was Feb. 18 and the site was The Pit in Albuquerque, N.M. UNLV, which managed just 18 points in a feeble second [...]

Early tourney exit for Lady Rebels

Early tourney exit for Lady Rebels

After adding 11 victories to their win total and finishing a surprising second in the Mountain West, UNLV coach Kathy Olivier said her Lady Rebels accomplished “some amazing things this year.” Winning a Mountain West Tournament [...]

Rebels still have an eye on title

Rebels still have an eye on title

Home sweet home. After a rough week on the road that featured an overtime loss at TCU and a blowout setback at New Mexico, the UNLV Rebels (22-6, 6-4 Mountain West) are happy to be back [...]

Tunnel Cam: UNLV at New Mexico

Tunnel Cam: UNLV at New Mexico

You saw the action on the court Saturday at The Pit. Now see what was going on underneath the stands with UNLV and New Mexico players and coaches before, during and after the game as MyLVSports.com [...]

Overtime loss is a Thorn-y one for Rebels

Overtime loss is a Thorn-y one for Rebels

FORT WORTH — UNLV coach Dave Rice didn’t mince words. “It’s painful. It’s disappointing. Nineteen offensive rebounds. Horrible effort on the defensive boards,” Rice said after the 11th-ranked Runnin’ Rebels (22-5, 6-3) blew an 18-point lead [...]

Rebels run over New Mexico, 80-63

Rebels run over New Mexico, 80-63

Maybe there is something to this “Lets Run” stuff for the UNLV Rebels. You certainly won’t get any argument from Steve Alford and the New Mexico Lobos. Not after Saturday night when the Rebels pretty much [...]