UNLV's 64-61 victory over San Jose State at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday night did little to ease the concerns of Rebels supporters, but it sure beat the alternative.
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By Adam Hill Las Vegas Review-Journal
When Mickey Gall defeated Mike Jackson to officially seal his fate as the first Ultimate Fighting Championship opponent of Phil 'CM Punk" Brooks on Saturday, the biggest question was whether the bout would take place in June or July.
The forgettable journey that has become UNLV's basketball season, some of it the fault of injury, a lot of it the fault of poor execution and again inflated expectations, nearly took one final tumble off the cliff of Mountain West mediocrity Wednesday night before the Rebels rallied to save themselves from complete embarrassment.
UNLV was on the verge of one of its ugliest losses in recent memory. Then suddenly something clicked for the Rebels.
After going through a rough stretch of losing six straight fights, Roxanne Modafferi (18-12) discusses her resurgence.
Anglers are reporting that fishing is slow and live bait difficult to get. The best action for striped bass has been at depths of about 150 feet.
UFC women's strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will be a head coach on the 23rd season of the UFC's flagship reality series, The Ultimate Fighter, airing on FOX Sports 1 beginning on April 20.
The Rebels are 15-point favorites tonight against San Jose State. The game tips at 7 p.m. PST.
World Golf Hall of Famer Pete Dye is a legendary golf course architect who has twirled his design magic all over the world. Locally, Dye created three signature courses at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort.
The sun was sinking low on the horizon as The Wildman and I emerged from the mouth of Carpenter Canyon.
There's been a lot of talk about the could-be Las Vegas Raiders and an off-Strip stadium proposal in recent weeks, but have you heard about the Las Vegas Scorpions? ESPN says they're going to win a future Super Bowl. Well, maybe.
ESPN has gotten out of an exclusive deal with daily fantasy sports giant DraftKings.
Rich Abajian, general manager at Findlay Toyota and devoted supporter of UNLV athletics, died Tuesday night of an apparent heart attack, his brother, Scott, posted on Facebook.
Breaking down the UNLV basketball team's game against San Jose State at 7 p.m. today at the Thomas & Mack Center.
It's a question NFL commissioner Roger Goodell dances around and does not want to entertain, but here it is: What are the odds on the Las Vegas Raiders becoming a reality? Not everyone is laughing off the idea as a ridiculous long shot.
The UNLV Rebels return to their home court for a two-game homestand. First up, the Rebels will host the San Jose State Spartans tonight at Thomas & Mack Center.. Here's everything you need to know to watch.
UNLV interim basketball coach Todd Simon went down the depth chart at center when meeting Tuesday with the media. Dwayne Morgan, a 6-foot 8-inch forward, now is No. 1, followed by 6-7 forward Derrick Jones Jr., 6-6 guard Jordan Cornish and 6-7 guard Patrick McCaw.
Bill Foley was sitting on a couch at his Las Vegas office across the street from TPC Summerlin and wondered, "Where did the time go?"
The calendar reads February, but it's not too late to rank the 10 most wanted boxing fights in 2016. It doesn't hurt to play promoter this time of year and make a wish list that most boxing fans would love to see come to fruition.
If you find yourself at Town Center on Saturday morning, don't fret — even if it looks a lot like March 17, it is still February.
UFC fighter Tyron Woodley thinks that he should be next in line for a title shot at welterweight.
Kenny Sanchez made no secret of his desire to put together the most demanding nonleague schedule in prep football history. After weeks of trying, Bishop Gorman's second-year coach finally might have succeeded.
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