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Aztecs cut Rebels off at the pass, 26-7

Aztecs cut Rebels off at the pass, 26-7

SAN DIEGO – Dalton Sneed’s first college start, which featured a memorable highlight-reel 91-yard touchdown scramble and a 45-20 victory over Fresno State, was one for the record books. But start No. 2 here Saturday night [...]

Rebels lose Darren Woods Jr. for season

Rebels lose Darren Woods Jr. for season

UNLV coach Tony Sanchez was willing to put his wide receiver corps, led by preseason first team all-Mountain West pick Devonte Boyd and 6-foot-4 junior Kendal Keys, up against any team in the league heading into [...]

OT loss to Idaho leaves Sanchez ‘pissed, embarrassed’

OT loss to Idaho leaves Sanchez ‘pissed, embarrassed’

This isn’t quite what UNLV’s marketing department had in mind when it came up with the slogan “Light The Fuse” for the 2016 football season. After dropping a 33-30 overtime game to Idaho on Saturday night [...]

Rush’s six pack leaves mistake-prone Rebels woozy, 44-21

Rush’s six pack leaves mistake-prone Rebels woozy, 44-21

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. — Senior quarterback Cooper Rush threw six touchdown passes and Central Michigan, trailing 21-14 midway through the second quarter, scored 30 unanswered points to pull away for a 44-21 victory over UNLV on [...]

Fertitta’s donate record $10 million gift for UNLV football facility

Fertitta’s donate record $10 million gift for UNLV football facility

The days that Bishop Gorman High School can say it has a better football training facility than UNLV are about to come to an end. Equal maybe. But not better. Thanks to an UNLV athletic department [...]

Playing in Rose Bowl a homecoming for McAleenan

Playing in Rose Bowl a homecoming for McAleenan

PASADENA, Calif. — Like many of his teammates, UNLV senior linebacker Ryan McAleenan has had Saturday’s game with UCLA circled on his calendar. Any why not? It’s the first time ever that the Rebels will have [...]

Heeeere’s Johnny! Stanton leads Rebels to 63-13 win in debut

Heeeere’s Johnny! Stanton leads Rebels to 63-13 win in debut

It took four long years for Johnny Stanton to finally make his first start in FBS college football. But the highly decorated former Elite 11 quarterback from Santa Margarita (Calif.) High School didn’t waste much time [...]

Boyd honored as Rebels picked 5th in MW preseason poll

Boyd honored as Rebels picked 5th in MW preseason poll

UNLV was picked to finish in fifth place in the West Division while wide receiver Devonte Boyd was the only Rebel chosen to the preseason all-Mountain West Football Team released this morning at the league’s annual [...]

Bishop Gorman MLB Hester picks UNLV

Bishop Gorman MLB Hester picks UNLV

UNLV picked up a commitment from one of top defensive starters on Bishop Gorman’s 2016 national championship squad when middle linebacker Farrell Hester pledged the Rebels on Tuesday. The 6-foot, 235-pound Hester led the Gaels in [...]

‘Good’ spring practice comes to soggy end

‘Good’ spring practice comes to soggy end

UNLV’s annual Spring Showcase on Saturday definitely had a rock-n-roll feel to it with speakers blasting songs like “Welcome To The Jungle” and “The Boys Are Back In Town” while the Rebels scrimmaged on Peter Johann [...]