Oscar Velazquez assisted on two goals 2 minutes, 33 seconds apart to rally host UNLV past Houston Baptist 3-1 in both teams’ Western Athletic Conference men’s soccer opener Thursday.
The Gold Sheet handicapper Bruce Marshall provides the Review-Journal with college football tech notes and trends from Goldsheet.com.
The Trojans have won 13 straight games — the nation’s second-longest streak — and are 4½-point favorites over Washington State, which is 4-0 for the first time since 2001.
UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies’ name was linked to the potential opening at Louisville in a highly speculative story about potential candidates, but the chances of him leaving for the Cardinals is remote.
Todd Dewey, Kelly Stewart and Wynn Las Vegas sports book director Johnny Avello preview the college football weekend.
The executive director of the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum Authority says he hasn’t spoken with representatives of the Raiders since mid-summer and there haven’t been any discussions about the team playing at the facility through 2020.
The Rebels will put themselves in position to chase a bowl berth if they beat San Jose State on Saturday. A loss all but dooms their chances.