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UNLV’s memorable season came to an end Thursday after a 66-52 loss to Colorado in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in Boulder, Colorado.
UNLV will visit Colorado at 6 p.m. Thursday in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament in the Coors Events Center.
UNLV is still vetting candidates for its athletic director position. But as the advertisement ends Wednesday, some names are beginning to emerge.
The UNLV women’s basketball team’s dream of a bid to the NCAA Tournament ended last week with a loss in the Mountain West tournament semifinals. But the Lady Rebels got new life when they accepted an invitation to the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Monday.
UNLV finished the worst season in its basketball history last week. Now Rebels coach Marvin Menzies and his staff are working to ensure a more promising future.
UNR defeated Colorado State 79-71 on Saturday to win the Mountain West tournament championship and clinch the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
An average crowd of 5,301 showed up through the first three sessions at the Thomas & Mack Center, and for the second year in a row, the Mountain West is expected to be a one-bid league.
Organizers decided to sideline the Vegas 16 postseason basketball tournament because they weren’t assured of receiving the teams needed to make it work. The tournament launched last year.
UNLV was eliminated by Fresno State for the second straight season in the Mountain West women’s basketball tournament, falling 53-51 Wednesday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
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