The UNLV and Duke basketball programs have gone in different directions since the Blue Devils upset the Rebels in the 1991 national semifinals. But the Rebels still have recorded some major victories and hope to pick up another one Saturday when the teams meet at T-Mobile Arena.
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Reserved seating tickets are sold out for the game on Saturday at 2:15 p.m. and a limited number of standing-room-only tickets are now on sale. The tickets, priced at $20 each, are along the rail behind the 100-level sections.
The kid they call “P Nice” because his game is so good, so young, is getting comfortable in a hurry during his first NBA season, and it certainly helps playing alongside the star-studded cast of KD, two-time reigning MVP Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green every day.
Randall Cunningham, Silverado High School’s football coach and a Las Vegas pastor, is the leading passer and punter in UNLV history.
UNLV has been shorthanded, but should be closer to full strength when the Rebels play Duke on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena. Having a week to prepare is an advantage for the Rebels.
iWhat the UNLV basketball team said following its 97-73 loss at Arizona State on Saturday.
The Sun Devils came out firing Saturday, drilling a school-record-tying 18 3-pointers to run the Rebels out of Wells Fargo Arena with a 97-73 victory.
PROVO, Utah — Nine years had passed since UNLV’s only other appearance in the NCAA volleyball tournament. But the Rebels, even in the throes of suffering a second-round sweep at the hands of Brigham Young on Saturday, sounded like a team determined not to let another such drought occur.
Bishop Gorman football coach Kenny Sanchez could have coached his last game at the school in Saturday’s 84-8 win overLiberty in the Class 4A state championship game at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Dakota Gonzalez had 20 points and eight rebounds to lead UNLV to a 73-61 win over Idaho at the Maui Wahine Classic women’s basketball tournament Saturday in Maui, Hawaii.
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