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UNLV offense goes AWOL

UNLV's football team went into halftime of its Oct. 13 game against UNR with 31 points on the scoreboard, and the Rebels seemed certain to reach the 40s or even the 50s. Their offense was rolling, having scored more than the 30 points for the third...

Rebels face another backup QB

UNLV received the worst possible news regarding the quarterback situation - but not its own. There was no announcement Monday about the status of injured redshirt freshman Nick Sherry. Instead, the Rebels began getting ready to face another opposing...

As offense gets better, wobbly 'D' foils Rebels

UNLV fields its best offense in more than a decade, a young unit that should only improve in future seasons. But for all the strides on that side of the football in coach Bobby Hauck's third season, the defense can't offer the same promise. The...

Rebels miss feeling of beating Wolf Pack

UNLV players walk by the plaques nearly every day. The plaques, just inside the entrance to the left at Rebel Park, signify the Rebels' last five victories over UNR, with the names of UNLV's seniors on each one. Five plaques rest there, and they...

UNLV's Batyi loses in opener at ITA tourney

UNLV men's tennis player Tamas Batyi fell in the first round of qualifying Monday at the ITA All-American Championships in Tulsa, Okla. Batyi lost to Duke's Jason Tahir 6-1, 7-5 to fall into the consolation draw. Batyi and Johannes Markel, and...

Rebels 'D' has tough task ahead

UNLV's defense is allowing 10 fewer points per game than last season, but sometimes it's hard to notice among all the big plays it gives up. Now that defense faces a Louisiana Tech offense so potent that even video games couldn't replicate it. The...

UNLV men's golf stands second in Georgia event

The UNLV men's golf team dropped a spot to second place through two rounds of the Ping/Golfweek Preview Invitational in Alpharetta, Ga. The Rebels shot 6-over 286 Tuesday for a 7-over 567 total, one shot behind UCLA. Kevin Penner (1-under 69) and...

Road conditions not favorable for Rebels

Now UNLV hits the road. Uh oh. Not that the Rebels are great - or even good - at Sam Boyd Stadium, but they're much better there than just about any time they leave Clark County. UNLV (1-3) takes a 16-game road losing streak into the football game...

UNLV men's golf takes lead in Golfweek tournament

The UNLV men's golf team took the first-round lead Sunday at the Ping/Golfweek Preview Invitational in Alpharetta, Ga., in a tournament featuring 14 of the nation's top 25 teams. UNLV, ranked 13th, shot 1-over 281, with UCLA one shot back in second...

UNLV women's golf leads at New Mexico tourney

The UNLV women's golf team led after the first two rounds of the Dick McGuire Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M. UNLV posted a 4-over 588 total Monday, two shots ahead of Ohio State. Mayko Chwen Wang led the Rebels, shooting 5-under 68 in the first...

UNLV front to be tested against Air Force

Of all of UNLV's opponents, Air Force is the one the Rebels carve out extra time during practice to work on defending. The Falcons' triple option has seldom been an appealing matchup for UNLV. But Saturday's meeting could be different. The Rebels'...