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Tate Martell commits to Ohio State

Tate Martell commits to Ohio State

O-H! Pause. I-O! Expect to hear that chant a lot around the Bishop Gorman campus the next year or so after Gaels five-star quarterback Tate Martell verbally committed to Ohio State during an unofficial campus visit [...]

Rebels three-mendous in blowout win

Rebels three-mendous in blowout win

Senior point guard Jerome Seagears scored 12 points, including three 3-pointers in the first four minutes to help propel UNLV to an early 15-2 lead, and the hot-shooting Runnin’ Rebels went on to cruise to an [...]

Mission accomplished: 3-0 Rebels head to Maui

Mission accomplished: 3-0 Rebels head to Maui

Week One of UNLV’s schedule is in the books and head coach Dave Rice couldn’t be happier. Guard Patrick McCaw scored a career-high 24 points and freshman forward Derrick Jones added 19 points — including some [...]

Runnin’ Rebels edge Cal Poly in opener, 74-72

Runnin’ Rebels edge Cal Poly in opener, 74-72

It took exactly 18 seconds for highly touted freshman forward Stephen Zimmerman to score his first official college basket for UNLV on Friday night, a silky 18-foot baseline jumper. It took all 40 minutes, though, for [...]

Rebels ready to run, press in exhibition vs. Whittier College

Rebels ready to run, press in exhibition vs. Whittier College

Stephen Zimmerman was a frequent visitor to the Thomas & Mack Center to watch UNLV basketball games while earning McDonald’s All-American honors at Bishop Gorman High School. But tonight the 7-foot freshman forward gets to experience [...]

Lindsey helps Gorman pick off Chandler, 35-14

Lindsey helps Gorman pick off Chandler, 35-14

Bishop Gorman’s Tyjon Lindsey is ranked the top wide receiver prospect for the Class of 2017 by longtime recruiting guru Tom Lemming of the CBS Sports Network. But Saturday night the explosive 5-foot-8, 165-pounder showed that [...]

Stephen Zimmerman picks UNLV

Stephen Zimmerman picks UNLV

UNLV coach Dave Rice landed a commitment from another McDonald’s All-American on Thursday night when Bishop Gorman center Stephen Zimmerman tweeted his choice for the Runnin’ Rebels. The 7-foot Zimmerman, who helped lead the Gaels to [...]

Las Vegas basketball well represented on Signing Day

Las Vegas basketball well represented on Signing Day

By Barry Wong MyLVsports.com When it comes to talking about his son, Chris Jeter wears his emotions on his sleeve. On Wednesday, the proud father watched Chase Jeter officially sign to play basketball at Duke University [...]

Olekaibe tries to make late father’s wish come true

Olekaibe tries to make late father’s wish come true

BY BARRY WONG MyLVsports.com At this time last year, Kevin Olekaibe was in the middle of a waiting game. The Cimarron-Memorial grad transferred from Fresno State to UNLV to be closer to his ailing father. He [...]

Khem Birch signs with Miami Heat

Khem Birch signs with Miami Heat

Former UNLV basketball star Khem Birch, a two-time Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year, signed a contract to play with the Miami Heat on Sunday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 6-foot-9 Birch [...]