Other than going 2-10 or 2-11 most seasons, and having spectators depart Sam Boyd Stadium in mass-exodus-style after the third quarter, the UNLV football program mostly is bereft of tradition.
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Travis Taijeron hit a bases-clearing double as part of a four-run first inning, and the 51s cruised to a 14-2 Pacific Coast League victory in the opener of a four-game series at Sacramento on Tuesday night.
In this case, which is a mess being played out in the court system, attorneys are the sharpest handicappers. And while a good attorney is not hard to find, it's suddenly hard to find a good one who likes Tom Brady's chances.
For most of an hour, the crowd of reporters — some sitting, some standing — was in double digits as UNLV coach Tony Sanchez went through his first Mountain West media days. And he relished every moment.
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As a player and a coach, Steve Alford has been involved in several memorable games against UNLV. Now, he can look forward to another one.
New York Mets relief pitcher Jenrry Mejia has been suspended for 162 games after testing positive for banned substances a second time, Major League Baseball said on Tuesday.
Former NBA star Gilbert Arenas has gained a measure of revenge for all of us who have frustratingly failed to win a prize at those rigged carnival free throw shooting games.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday upheld the four-game suspension handed to quarterback Tom Brady for his role in a scheme to deflate the footballs in the conference championship game that put the New England Patriots in the 2015 Super Bowl.
A horse bettor from New Jersey won $471,124.50 on a Pick Five bet that he paid 50 cents for on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.
Las Vegas Events, the promoter of the National Finals Rodeo held every December in Las Vegas, has extended its deal with Thomas & Mack Center to hold the popular rodeo event at the arena through 2024.
In the new Nick Saban biography, "Saban: The Making of a Coach," author Monte Burke recounts the Alabama coach giving his players advice on the possible perils of chasing women.
Kris Bryant has already had his share of memorable moments so far in his rookie season for the Chicago Cubs. The Bonanza High School product added to that list Monday night, when he launched a walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the ninth inning at Wrigley Field.
The Arizona Cardinals were being hailed as groundbreakers on Tuesday after hiring the National Football League's first female coach.
The NFL continues to remove its glass ceiling, and the Arizona Cardinals continue to help lead the way. Just a few months after the league hired Sarah Thomas as its first female referee, the Cardinals -- long advocates for African-American executives -- have brought in a female coach.
The International Olympic Committee said Tuesday it remains confident the United States will deliver a bid to host the 2024 Summer Games despite Boston's withdrawal a day earlier.
A day after they were no-hit for the first time in 50 years, by Cole Hamels and the last-place Phillies, the Chicago Cubs managed to get back on "SportsCenter" despite playing another dreadful game on Sunday.
A second victory over former UFC champion Renan Barao has left little doubt T.J. Dillashaw reigns supreme in the bantamweight division.
The college football preview magazines are clear concerning their expectations for UNLV this season.
Thanks to MLB.com, now we know where Gatorade got the inspiration for its commercial from a couple years ago in which a ballgirl climbs the outfield wall to make an amazing catch.
It happens to me every time I go on vacation. I go wine tasting, and I want to buy a winery; I go to a coast resort, and I want to buy a bed and breakfast at the shore; I go play golf, and I want to buy a golf course.
UNLV's busy offseason in recruiting continued Monday with quarterback Jack Smith committing to the Rebels for the 2016 class.
The NFL will start spot-checking the inflation of footballs this year in the wake of the Deflategate scandal.