UNLV recorded just 11 sacks last season, second worst in the Mountain West to Air Force’s 10. Now the Rebels are working to greatly improve their pass rush.
UNLV coach Marvin Menzies was part of an ad hoc committee formed by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. Their recommendations influenced NCAA rules changes that were announced Wednesday.
There are several position battles taking place during UNLV’s football training camp. Three offensive line positions, in particular, are up for grabs.
UNLV sophomore defensive tackle Kolo Uasike is expected to return to practice Friday after missing nearly a week because of weight-loss issues. Also, junior guard Justin Polu was named to the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year watch list.