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How far can the Rebels run?

The road to the NCAA Tournament is not as clear this year as it has been in the past. So what do the Rebels need to do to make it to the NCAA Tournament for the 5th year in a row? Well, the consensus among fans and experts alike is that there is only one answer: Win the Mountain West Tournament.

Happy New Year Rebel Fans

Happy New Year Rebel Fans! I hope you all had a safe and happy New Year. As you probably know, I spent it in Dallas with my son and many Rebel friends so we could see UNLV play in the Heart of Dallas Bowl against the North Texas Mean Green. We made...

Dallas for New Year's

Rebel fans: I hope you all had a great Christmas and are preparing for your New Year's Day full of Rebel sports. I'm heading to Dallas tomorrow with my son, Michael, and our traveling buddy, Jan Jones (the original, not the former mayor). We are...

2013 NBA Draft was special!

What a great time to be a Rebel fan! As you all know by now, our own Anthony Bennett (#15) was selected with the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday night's NBA Draft. He was chosen by the Cleveland Cavaliers. The GM of the Cavaliers said in an interview...

Adventure to the Final Four (Part 1)

This adventure began almost a year ago. Soon after the National Championship game in April 2012 and after we listened to the police scanner in Lexington as "celebrating" Kentucky fans burned couches from their front porches and shot bullets into the...

Goodbye AB - The Beast

Anthony Bennett's press conference today was NOT an April Fool's joke. Bennett and his coach of one year, Dave Rice, sat at UNLV as Anthony announced that he was leaving college for the NBA. This should not have surprised anyone. Although some hoped...

Time for the Dance

I hope you're all planning your trip to San Jose where the Rebels will play against the California Bears this Thursday. The Rebels have already played and won against the Bears up in Berkeley, CA on a last second put back by Quintrell Thomas. The...

Tourney Time

Rebel fans, March Madness has finally arrived and we are just getting started. The Mountain West tournament, held at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, started Tuesday, March 12 with the 8 and 9 seeded men's teams playing each other. I was "...