UNLV plays at San Jose State at 5 p.m. Saturday. Here are five reasons why that football game is important
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Because of continuing construction, UNLV soccer fans are being asked to find another place to park for the Rebels’ game against University of Maryland, Baltimore County on Friday. Try the lots at the Boys and Girls Club or the baseball field.
UNLV’s football team won’t be favored in many games, and will be a big underdog in several. That is unless the Rebels pick up their play.
UNLV’s campus stadium initiative culminated Thursday with the stadium board approving resolutions endorsing a venue at the university — someday.
Drew Hare’s performance at Northwestern earned him the starting quarterback job for Northern Illinois. Now the Rebels need to prevent a repeat performance.
Northern Illinois, who play in the Mid-Atlantic Conference, is tied with Alabama for the second most wins since 2010. Its program is the standard which all teams from non-power conferences should emulate.
These are the three players to watch when UNLV plays Northern Illinois at 4 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Just a season after winning the Mountain West championship, Fresno State is off to a terrible start. The Bulldogs have been blown out in both games.
Last Saturday we played Northern Colorado at home and had a really good opening series on both sides. We played a little rattled from there, but I have to say that the crowd was great and we were excited to see everyone out there supporting us.
Lori Harrigan-Mack, former UNLV softball star and three-time Olympic gold medalist, gets back into shape on “The Biggest Loser: Glory Days.” And former Eldorado lineman Howard “Woody” Carter also takes the challenge.
UNLV opened its football season with two highly disappointing performances, losing 58-13 at Arizona and barely escaping with a 13-12 victory over Northern Colorado. The Rebels had high hopes entering the season, and if they are going to realize those dreams, they need to significantly elevate their play, beginning with Saturday’s game against Northern Illinois.
UNLV’s offensive line will have a tough task on its hands Saturday against Northern Illinois’ defensive front. The Huskies recorded five sacks this past weekend at Northwestern.
UNLV’s Kyle Mellies was named defensive soccer player of the week in the Western Athletic Conference on Monday.
Five things to watch when UNLV plays Northern Illinois at 4 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV fans who saw the game against Northern Colorado got their win, but there definitely was a lot of negativity to take note of.
UNLV senior defensive tackle Brandon Willis was a disruptive force in helping the Rebels hold off the pesky Bears, 13-12, in front of an announced crowd of 17 ,289 at Sam Boyd Stadium. He had five tackles, a sack and broke up a pass as UNLV evened its record at 1-1.
When you’re going up against a team that has lost 11 straight football games and you have the talent at wide receiver that UNLV has, you can’t allow yourself to continually stall out.
The senior free safety intercepted Sean Rubalcaba’s third-down pass and returned it 21 yards to the Northern Colorado 20. The Rebels were able to get points out of the turnover on Jonathan Leiva’s 35-yard field goal and went on to survive, 13-12, Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV found itself in quite a fight at Sam Boyd Stadium, and even though the Rebels won 13-12, the rest of the season is beginning to look way too much like so many previous years.
UNLV beat Northern Colorado 13-12 on Saturday for the team’s first win of the year, but it may have come at the cost of player Marcus Sullivan, who was hurt in the closing seconds.
UNLV found itself in a similar situation last season, losing to Arizona by the identical score. The Rebels responded with four consecutive victories, and they hope to start a similar streak tonight.
Former UNLV and NFL player Ickey Woods is doing his famous shuffle celebration again — this time it’s in Geico’s newest commercial.
UNLV’s reputation took a hit because of what once was a low Academic Progress Rate score, but 10 football players have graduated and six more are scheduled to receive diplomas in December.