Desiree Reed-Francois was incredibly impressive, and it’s now obvious why and how she annihilated the competition to become UNLV’s next athletic director when the process reached final interviews.
It’s the smartest journey for players and coaches to travel, given it’s both unsure exactly when the Raiders will arrive in Southern Nevada and, really, who among the current roster will accompany them.
UNLV was negotiating a contract to make Desiree Reed-Francois the school’s next athletic director and, unless things stall, an official announcement could come as early as Monday.
If it’s true the best coaches in sports are those who overcame limited athletic gifts to produce successful playing careers, the Golden Knights couldn’t have found a better one than Gerard Gallant.
While it’s always a pleasing sound for basketball coaches when a fax machine signals the impending arrival of a signed letter of intent, welcoming new players to your program in 2017 now comes with a hint of apprehension.
For the 35th time, the Triple-A team of Las Vegas on Tuesday welcomed the season’s home opening crowd to Cashman Field, a gathering of 8,451 to witness the 51s whip Fresno.
There are two sides of the coin to this Kenny Sanchez story, the first being a head coach of the nation’s best prep football program being arrested on a domestic battery charge and the other the school that employs him.
Marvin Menzies hadn’t been hired at this time last year, a few days removed from the national championship, and inheriting a program with three scholarship players generated predictable results.
The Tar Heels have a sixth national championship and are deserving in the sense they proved to be the better of two teams hardly at their best and yet never permitted to be Monday night.