Former UNLV standout forward Shakur Juiston announced he is leaving for Oregon. He is a graduate transfer and will be eligible to play next season for the Ducks.
LeAnn (Kazmer) Golembiewski, among the top athletes in basketball and track, died Saturday at 45 after a long fight with cancer.
Home games against Duke and Virginia and a game at Southern California are among the nonconference highlights of the UNLV women’s basketball schedule for 2019-20.
UNLV signee Jazlynn Shearer was named the MileSplitCA girls track athlete of the year after leading her California high school to a second-place finish at the CIF state championships.
UNLV rising junior Avi’Tal Wilson-Perteete won the gold medal in the 800-meter run Saturday while representing the United States at the NACAC U18 U23 Championships in Queretaro, Mexico.
John Robinson, the former long-time Southern California football coach who also had a six-year stint at UNLV, will be a senior consultant at Louisiana State.
The UNLV track and field program received a signed commitment from sprinter Cassondra Hall, a six-time All-America sprinter, who will transfer from Louisiana State.
UNLV rising junior Avi’Tal Wilson-Perteete will represent the United States in the 800-meter run at the NACAC U18 U23 track and field championships in Queretaro, Mexico.
Former UNLV and Clark High School guard Trey Woodbury (Utah Valley), Tervell Beck (Cleveland State) and Ben Coupet Jr. (Arkansas-Little Rock) have transferred.
The conference, which wants to balance control of start times for its athletic events and exposure, is in talks with several providers.