UNLV rushed for 331 yards and seven touchdowns to defeat Southern 56-23 on Saturday in the season opener at Sam Boyd Stadium. The rushing TDs tied a school record.
Eight Southern Utah players are from Las Vegas, making Saturday’s game against UNLV at Sam Boyd Stadium a homecoming for them.
Shelby Capllonch had eight of her 17 kills in the third set, helping UNLV overcome a two-set deficit in a 3-2 win over Portland in the Wildcat Invitational volleyball tournament in Ogden, Utah.
A position-by-position breakdown of UNLV’s game against Southern Utah at 7 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The two-deep lineups for UNLV and Southern Utah. They meet at 7 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
McKenna Sullivan and Katie Ballou scored to back Emberly Sevilla, who had five saves, as UNLV blanked host California Baptist 2-0 in a nonconference women’s soccer match Friday.
UNLV is a 24-point favorite in Saturday’s 7 p.m. season opener against Southern Utah at Sam Boyd Stadium. The Rebels need to validate their bowl hopes with a strong performance.
Former UNLV outfielder Max Smith was named an Appalachian League Postseason All-Star with Elizabethton, the advanced rookie-level affiliate of the Minnesota Twins.
UNLV quarterback Caleb Herring threw three interceptions that were returned for touchdowns in a 2011 loss to Southern Utah. He came back two years later to take the Rebels to a bowl.
UNLV’s season opens at 7 p.m. Saturday against Southern Utah at Sam Boyd Stadium. The Rebels need to become bowl eligible for coach Tony Sanchez to get a sixth season.