ESPN personality and former UNLV quarterback Kenny Mayne will emcee Sunday afternoon’s tribute to former Runnin’ Rebels head coach Jerry Tarkanian at the Thomas & Mack Center.
The event, which is open to the public, will begin at 2 p.m. and is expected to last about 90 minutes according to a press release from the UNLV Athletic Department. Doors will open at 1 p.m. and seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. There will be no charge for parking and no tickets are needed for entrance to the memorial.
Tarkanian, who coached UNLV to four Final Fours and the 1990 NCAA National Championship, passed away on Feb. 11 at the age of 84. The event, which will also be streamed live on www.unlvrebels.com, will include remarks from former players and colleagues as well as video tributes and music performances.