Tyrell Green scored 23 points and UNLV overcame 23 turnovers to defeat Southern Illinois Monday night at the Thomas & Mack center.
The UNLV women’s basketball team knew Oregon State would provide its stiffest challenge yet. The Beavers did just that, and UNLV, though it fell just short in a heartbreaker, showed it was up to that challenge.
Bishop Gorman saw a nine-point lead fizzle away in the final 4:43 of regulation and went on to lose 86-79 in overtime to nationally ranked Mater Dei (California) in the semifinals of the Tarknanian Classic’s Platinum Division.
UNLV’s basketball team has ensured itself a winning record in the non-conference portion of its schedule, news that wouldn’t make headlines for countless programs across the country, but significant for the Rebels.
An off-duty Las Vegas police officer fired his weapon during a scuffle with an attempted robbery suspect Monday afternoon at a southwest valley animal hospital.
More than 80,000 fireworks will light up the Las Vegas Strip at midnight on New Year’s Day 2017, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has announced.
Pvt. Robert Smith never received the Medal of Honor awarded by President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1877. His 82-year-old grandson, Jerry Reynolds of Elko, finally collected it Monday.
Kirk Cousins threw an interception and lost a fumble near his goal line, and the Washington Redskins lost control of their playoff future with a 26-15 loss to the defending NFC champion Carolina Panthers.
Temperatures in the Las Vegas Valley this week are expected to creep back to the norm, if not a bit above it, according to the National Weather Service.
Arbor View’s Comillion Smith scored a game-high 23 points Monday, and his cousin, Sevonyea Smith, collected 10 rebounds to help power the Aggies past Chaparral 83-69 in the Foothill Holiday Classic.