Justice Ethridge scored 22 points to lead UNLV past New Mexico 68-51 in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Saturday in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Forward Shakur Juiston, a graduate transfer, is content as a role player for No. 8 Oregon. His play helped the Ducks defeat Washington 64-61 in overtime Saturday.
Bryce Hamilton scored 35 points, and Marvin Coleman became the first UNLV player in more than 20 years to register a triple-double as the Rebels defeated New Mexico 99-78.
Three-star defensive lineman Leshaun Bell committed to UNLV on Saturday, one of three to announce he was choosing the Rebels.
Sophomore Alexis Surrell won the 400-meter dash and was part of the winning 1,600 relay team to lead UNLV in the Lumberjack Team Challenge track and field meet Friday in Flagstaff, Arizona.
UNLV plays a New Mexico team on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center that is without three starters. The Lobos lost two players this week.
The Raiders are not ceding ground when it comes to granting UNLV access to Allegiant Stadium the first two Saturdays in September, meaning games might be moved to Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV is investing about $1.6 million into its baseball and softball facilities. Both seasons begin next month.
Ayzhiana Basallo hit a layup with 0.3 seconds left and totaled 17 points to send host San Jose State past UNLV 62-60 in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Wednesday.
Six UNLV players scored in double figures to lead the Rebels to a 98-87 victory over San Jose State on Wednesday night at the Thomas Mack Center.