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Rogers to the rescue: Rebels rally to keep bowl hopes alive

Rogers to the rescue: Rebels rally to keep bowl hopes alive

ALBUQUERQUE — With 54 seconds to go Friday night, UNLV’s 2017 bowl chances were on life support. Trailing 35-30, the Rebels were facing a 3rd-and-4 on their own 29 and had just one timeout remaining. And [...]

Rebels hold off Hawaii for second straight win, 31-23

Rebels hold off Hawaii for second straight win, 31-23

UNLV coach Tony Sanchez said he had one simple message for his team after it snapped a three-game losing streak with a 26-16 upset of Fresno State last week. “The biggest message during the week was [...]

Here’s Johnny! Stanton leads Rebels to upset of Fresno State

Here’s Johnny! Stanton leads Rebels to upset of Fresno State

FRESNO, Calif. – Don’t write off UNLV’s bowl hopes just quite yet. In a season marked by a shocking home loss to FCS Howard and a brutal second-half collapse at Air Force, the Rebels (3-5, 2-3) [...]

O-H-I-Ouch! Buckeyes thump Rebels, 54-21

O-H-I-Ouch! Buckeyes thump Rebels, 54-21

COLUMBUS, Ohio – After opening the season with a stunning upset loss to FCS Howard and rebounding with an impressive road win over a future FCS school in Idaho, UNLV finally got to play a game [...]

Rebels bounce back with 44-16 win over Idaho

Rebels bounce back with 44-16 win over Idaho

How do you move on from being on the wrong end of the worst upset in NCAA history? If you are the UNLV Rebels, you avenge the worst loss of your 2016 season. The Rebels (1-1) [...]

No joke: UNLV (45-point favorites) stunned by Howard, 43-40

No joke: UNLV (45-point favorites) stunned by Howard, 43-40

Unlike some of his predecessors, UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez has made an effort for his team to embrace its Las Vegas history. Promotional pictures of Sanchez and his squad have featured The Strip and the [...]

UNLV hosts Spring Showcase scrimmage on Saturday

UNLV hosts Spring Showcase scrimmage on Saturday

UNLV concludes spring practice on Saturday afternoon with a controlled situational scrimmage as part of its annual Spring Showcase at Peter Johann Memorial Field, the team’s soccer stadium located near the intersection of Swenson Avenue and [...]

Sanchez agrees to contract extension through 2021

Sanchez agrees to contract extension through 2021

UNLV announced Friday that the school has agreed “in principle” to a three-year contract extension for head football coach Tony Sanchez. Sanchez, who left Bishop Gorman High School after directing the Gaels to the first of [...]

Rebels turn focus to Fremont Cannon after loss at Boise State

Rebels turn focus to Fremont Cannon after loss at Boise State

BOISE, Idaho — Tailback Jeremy McNichols rushed for 206 yards and four touchdowns to lead 20th-ranked Boise State to a 42-25 Mountain West victory over UNLV on Friday night at Albertsons Stadium. The injury-ravaged Rebels (4-7, [...]

Rebels score record 3 OT win over Wyoming, 69-66

Rebels score record 3 OT win over Wyoming, 69-66

Ever think you’d see the day UNLV’s football team outscored the Runnin’ Rebel basketball team? About 19 hours after the UNLV basketball team dropped its season opener to South Alabama, 76-68, Tony Sanchez’s Rebel football team [...]