Tazman Abramowicz placed first in 3-meter diving with a program-record score, helping UNLV to fifth place after the second day of the Western Athletic Conference men’s swimming and diving championships Thursday in Houston.
Katie Powell scored 19 points, helping Kathy Olivier to her 400th coaching win, as UNLV beat UNR 67-58 in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Wednesday at Cox Pavilion.
Jordan Caroline and twins Caleb and Cody Martin combined to score 67 points to lead No. 12 UNR to an 89-73 victory over UNLV on Wednesday night at Lawlor Events Center in Reno.
Breaking down UNLV’s basketball game against No. 12 UNR at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Lawlor Events Center.
After dropping a one-point heartbreaker against San Diego State on Saturday, the Runnin’ Rebels will head north to take on in-state rival UNR on Wednesday night.
The UNLV baseball team rallied from a five-run deficit to take the lead in the eighth inning, only to give up 10 runs in the ninth and lose to Utah 16-7 on Tuesday at Wilson Stadium.
No. 12-ranked UNR is dealing with injuries to its top three players as UNLV prepares to visit the Wolf Pack. The teams meet at Wednesday at Reno’s Lawlor Events Center.
Seven of the country’s top 17 men’s college golf teams will compete in the Southern Highlands Collegiate from Sunday through March 5 at Southern Highlands.
The UNLV women’s golf team sits in a tie for seventh place after the first two rounds of the Gold Rush, hosted by Long Beach State, at Old Ranch Country Club.
UNLV hopes an influx of defensive players will make a big difference on that side of the football. The Rebels, who opened spring practices Monday morning, have struggled defensively for many years.