Cox Pavilion is a midrange jumper from the Thomas & Mack Center, but there was more pushing of the ball and guarding of the dribble and running of set plays in the small gym Wednesday night than we have seen in the big arena of late.
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UNLV travels to Colorado Springs today to face Air Force. Tip is at 11:00 a.m.
UNLV sophomore forward Chris Wood scored a career-high 31 points but it just wasn’t enough.
In games and in practices, with his hustle and sharp shooting, UNLV freshman guard Jordan Cornish has earned more playing time. He’s going to get it now.
The legendary former UNLV basketball coach, who died Wednesday at age 84, will be honored at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday for three minutes, only the ninth time the lights have been dimmed on the Strip.
On the night of Jerry Tarkanian’s death, there was only one place in Las Vegas to truly honor the man who put UNLV on the college basketball map: Piero’s.
UNLV freshman guard Rashad Vaughn, the team’s leading scorer, suffered a meniscus tear in his left knee during Tuesday night’s 73-61 win over Fresno State. He might return for the Mountain West tournament in March.
Danielle Miller hit a 24-foot tying 3-pointer in the final second of regulation and totaled a game-high 22 points to lead UNLV to a 73-70 overtime victory over Fresno State in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Wednesday in Fresno, Calif.
In almost every way, Jerry Tarkanian was the godfather of UNLV basketball. From afar, he will be remembered as a legendary coach. To the players closest to him, he meant far more.
Reaction from the basketball world to Jerry Tarkanian’s death Wednesday morning at age 84 was quick and consistent — great admiration for a man who helped change the game of college basketball, a man who never backed down from a challenge and whose teams were always tough to prepare and play against.
The passing of legendary college basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian at age 84 on Wednesday morning drew reaction from across the country.
Sig Rogich always had an eye for political talent, an ability that even served him well in sports when he noticed a young basketball coach compiling victories at an astonishing rate.
A media target throughout the country, Jerry Tarkanian didn’t always have it easy in Las Vegas, either, when it came to local coverage of his basketball team.
Legendary UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian died Wednesday morning at Valley Hospital Medical Center. Here’s what his fans had to say about him.
There’s something in the sports writer’s code, an unwritten rule, about not asking for autographs. When I heard that Jerry Tarkanian had died Wednesday morning, asking him for his autograph when I was a young sports writer was one of the first things that popped into my mind.
I always loved this story about Jerry Tarkanian: It was shortly after UNLV won its national championship in basketball when a group of out-of-town reporters happened to be in the same restaurant as the Rebels coach.
Jerry Tarkanian, the iconic towel-chomping coach who put UNLV on the map as a national college basketball power and repeatedly clashed with the NCAA during his career, died Wednesday morning at Valley Hospital Medical Center.
Chris Wood was sensational in every way on Tuesday night. Wood had 27 points, 19 rebounds and seven blocked shots. In short, he was unstoppable.
Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is fighting to stay alive as relatives and friends kept a bedside vigil Tuesday night at a local hospital.
Sophomore forward Chris Wood did almost everything Tuesday, totaling 27 points, 19 rebounds and seven blocks to lift the Rebels to a 73-61 victory over Fresno State at the Thomas & Mack Center.
The Rebels host Fresno State tonight at the Thomas & Mack Center. Tip is at 7:00 p.m.
UNLV has pro prospects in Rashad Vaughn and Chris Wood, but the Rebels play five freshmen in their eight-man rotation and have struggled to a 4-6 Mountain West record entering Tuesday night’s Fresno State game at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian was resting comfortably Monday night at Valley Hospital Medical Center after being unresponsive earlier in the day while being treated for low blood pressure and an infection.