SAN DIEGO — After three conference games, Boise State hadn’t won. Since then, the Broncos have lost only once.
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Jerome Kersey, who spent most of his 17-season NBA career with the Portland Trail Blazers, died Wednesday at age 52, the team announced.
UNLV once again came out of the locker room cold and found a way to lose a close game in the final minutes. It’s getting to be a recurring theme.
In a season when UNLV was at least expected to hover in the neighborhood of the top in what has proven to be a second-rate Mountain West, things have sunk this low for the Rebels when talking positives: At least that 3-point streak remains intact.
Alana Cesarz scored 27 points to power UNLV to a 74-60 win over Boise State in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Wednesday in Boise, Idaho.
The students and staff of Tarkanian Middle School honored the late and great Jerry Tarkanian during a basketball game against Faiss Middle School.
It was a night to remember Jerry Tarkanian, the late coach who brought the glory days to UNLV basketball. The pregame ceremony in his honor was class and it hit the mark. But the Rebels’ performance that followed was forgettable.
UNLV hosts Boise State tonight at the Thomas & Mack. Tip is at 8:00 p.m.
Foothill senior guard Colin Curi suffered a cut on his right elbow during the third quarter Tuesday, and there was a five-minute delay to wipe the blood off the floor.
It would be an easy assumption to make that any prep basketball team featuring a frontcourt with two McDonald’s All-Americans might breeze through its opposition with little resistance. Sometimes, it’s unwise to assume.
Jerry Tarkanian coached the Rebels to the NCAA championship in 1990, before any of the team’s current players were born. But they will get a chance to play for Tarkanian Wednesday night.
A public memorial service for former UNLV Runnin’ Rebels coach Jerry Tarkanian will be held on Sunday, March 1 at 2:00 p.m. at the Thomas & Mack Center, the UNLV Athletic Department announced today.
Officially, the girls basketball region tournaments begin tonight.
The Big Ten fined Penn State $10,000 for coach Patrick Chambers’ critical remarks about the officiating after a loss to Maryland on Saturday night.
Seton Hall on Tuesday suspended leading scorer Sterling Gibbs for two games for hitting Villanova guard Ryan Arcidiacono in the face with his forearm during Monday night’s 80-54 loss.
UNLV reserve guard Dantley Walker has a sprain of his medial collateral ligament in his right knee and is expected to miss three to four weeks.
UNLV senior guard Danielle Miller was named the Mountain West women’s basketball player of the week Monday, the second time this season she has won the award.
Having covered all things Tark since 1988 I can tell you there was never a dull moment. He was funny. He could get angry. There were bizarre moments.
The Cougars host Liberty in the Sunrise Region quarterfinals at 6:30 p.m. today, hoping to advance past the tournament’s opening round for the first time since 2011.
The NBA All-Star Game lost out to Saturday Night Live’s 40th Anniversary Special, which drew huge television numbers.
Western 163, Eastern 158: Russell Westbrook scored 27 first-half points - an All-Star Game record - and finished with 41 to lead the Western Conference to a victory in the highest-scoring edition of the mid-season event at Madison Square Garden.
Alana Cesarz scored a game-high 24 points Saturday to help UNLV to an 82-61 victory over Air Force in a Mountain West women’s basketball game at Cox Pavilion.
UNLV travels to Colorado Springs today to face Air Force. Tip is at 11:00 a.m.