UNR received a seventh seed and will play No. 10 Florida on Thursday in Des Moines, Iowa, in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. No. 8 Utah State meets No. 9 Washington on Friday in Columbus, Ohio.
Freshman Jenny Bressler pitched a two-hit shutout to lead UNLV past No. 24-ranked Boise State 1-0 in a Mountain West softball game Sunday at Eller Media Stadium.
Former UNLV soccer star Simon Keith, one of the world’s longest surviving heart transplant recipients, underwent a second heart transplant Sunday and was recuperating at a San Diego hospital.