After playing a clean first half with a blistering shooting percentage, UNLV went cold, turned the ball over and couldn’t keep pace with Cal, falling 79-75 to the Golden Bears in overtime.
Jaquelin Robinson had 10 kills and seven digs for Durango, which advanced to meet Bishop Manogue in the second round of the state tournament Thursday.
Kaepernick helped start a wave of protests about social and racial injustice that season by kneeling during the national anthem at games.
The Golden Knights woke up Tuesday out of the playoff picture, disappointing for a franchise that has developed a large amount of pride in its first three seasons.
James Holzhauer will take on Emma Boettcher and the winner of Wednesday’s Tournament of Champions last semifinal Thursday and Friday in the two-day championship match.
Randy Lazer, preparing to run the Las Vegas Marathon for the 18th consecutive year, suffered a heart attack in 2002 and was dead for two minutes before doctors revived him.
UNLV’s Tony Sanchez and staff hit the recruiting trail last week and landed two commitments. They continue to recruit despite questions about Sanchez’s job status.
Oakland is just a half-game behind Kansas City in the AFC West and tied for the second wild card with two winnable games on the horizon.
Nolan Kohorst didn’t know how to react, taking off running while his ecstatic UNLV teammates chased him down.
The report Tuesday quoted pitcher Mike Fiers, who played for the Astros that season, and three other unidentified people with the club.