The UNLV women’s basketball team beat instate rival UNR 66-61 on Wednesday night in a Mountain West matchup in Reno.
Questions about the Mountain West Conference’s viability have disappeared, having re-established its strength and stability with Boise State and San Diego State deciding to stay. But that doesn’t mean it doesn’t face other questions regarding its future.
Somewhere, in the bowels of UNLV athletics, where marketing slogans are annually bantered about, I’m certain they are toying with some gems for the 2013-14 basketball season.
The transition from the Western Athletic Conference to the Mountain West has not been a smooth one for UNR’s basketball team.
On the court, UNLV center Khem Birch is a lot of things – a rebounder, shot blocker and improving post scorer, to name a few.
The UNLV women’s tennis team lost to Fresno State 5-2 in consolation play Monday at the ITA Kick-Off Weekend tournament in Berkeley, Calif.