A look back at Houston’s time in the Southwest Conference before the Cougars take on San Diego State in the Las Vegas Bowl on Dec. 17 at Sam Boyd Stadium.
When Stan Stolte was officially named UNLV baseball coach in June, he said one of his goals was to keep the best Las Vegas players at home. He’s on his way to realizing that goal after the Rebels recently signed five locals to their 2017 recruiting class and received verbal commitments from five locals to their 2018 class as well.
Bernard Hopkins fought the biggest names in his 12 Las Vegas fights. The legendary boxer is ready to hang up the gloves at age 51 and will face Joe Smith Jr. on Saturday.
The events are all part of Bowl Week, which will officially kick off in Las Vegas on Wednesday with a team welcome reception at the Fremont Street Experience. Other events free and open to the public include a pep rally Friday night on Fremont Street and a Cox pregame fan fest Saturday morning at Star Nursery Fields near Sam Boyd Stadium.
The air quality in a Spring Valley neighborhood frequently downwind of a nearby asphalt mixing plant “very likely” violates the Environmental Protection Agency’s annual standard, according to a local expert.
Clarendon Hetrick joined his USS Arizona shipmates Dec. 7, 2016.