The Brigham Young University Cougars will suit up in blackout uniforms when UNLV football makes a visit to Provo in November.
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Hello Rebel fans! I attended a fabulous event last weekend at the Mendenhall Center that I wanted to share with you all. It was called “Slam Dunk Social” and it was open to all ladies over the age of 18. The event was a basketball clinic that offered behind-the-scenes experience and a crash course in Runnin’Rebel basketball.
The Review-Journal gauged the Mountain West teams based on their quarterbacks entering the season. With the season at the midway point, it’s time for an update.
UNLV kicker Nicolai Bornand was named Mountain West special teams player of the week after making two key field goals against Fresno State. Also, the Rebels’ game at Utah State on Oct. 25 will be televised by ESPNews at 1 p.m. PDT.
For the first 30 minutes of Friday night’s homecoming game at Sam Boyd Stadium, UNLV looked like it might be cruising to a victory over Fresno State. It seems victories never come easy for the Rebels these days, though.
UNLV kicker Nicolai Bornand, the one who handles kickoffs and long field goals, drilled a 33-yard field goal in overtime to give UNLV a much-needed victory and set off a frenzy among UNLV players on the Sam Boyd Stadium field.
Blake Decker had a very solid game, completing 29 of 40 passes for 332 yards and a score. He did throw an interception and probably saw two more potential picks dropped by Fresno State defenders, but those plays are wiped away by the victory.
UNLV’s football team was presented an opportunity Friday night, a chance for the Rebels to end their four-game losing streak and enter their only off-week of the season on the sort of high that has been near impossible to discover this season. It took them all of 60 minutes and an additional series of plays, but they finally embraced such a moment.
UNLV defeated Fresno State in overtime by a score of 30-27. It is the Rebels’ first win over the Bulldogs since 1984.
The will of the UNLV players is being tested, and how they handle adversity will be key when they play Fresno State. The teams meet at 7 p.m. Friday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV has scored on its first possession in five of six games. But after that, the 1-5 Rebels have fallen flat.
Five things to look for when UNLV’s football team plays Fresno State at 7 p.m. Friday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV meets a Fresno State team that has recovered from an 0-3 start by winning its past three games.
Five players to watch when UNLV’s football team plays Fresno State at 7 p.m. Friday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Five key questions as UNLV prepares to play Fresno State at 7 p.m. Friday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV is losing by an average of 21.9 points per game. That’s bad even for the Rebels.
UNLV-San Jose State scoring and statistics summary.
There is this theory about preseason college football polls: That while they might be good for creating dialogue and definitely profitable for those magazines that release their own Top 25 rankings in August, they unfairly create a perception of which teams are best in a given year.
UNLV looked sharp on its first offensive series Saturday, going 60 yards and scoring a touchdown to take the early lead. Which meant the Rebels were in trouble.
The Rebels fell to 1-5 on the season with a loss on the road to San Jose State on Saturday night.Nick Sherry is in at quarterback as the Rebels trail, 33-10, on the road against San Jose State.
UNLV’s path to a bowl is a narrow one, but the possibility is out there if the Rebels beat San Jose State today. But the Rebels are 10-point underdogs against the Spartans.
With UNLV star wide receiver Devante Davis possibly out for an extended period of time with a hand injury, freshman Devonte Boyd has shown he can be the go-to receiver. But can the Basic High School graduate match Davis’ production?
Five things to look for when UNLV’s football team plays at San Jose State at 5 p.m. Saturday.
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