What the UNLV basketball team said following its 94-58 loss to UNR on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
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Brooke Johnson and Dakota Gonzalez scored 16 points apiece Saturday to lead UNLV past host UNR 64-49 in a Mountain West women’s basketball game.
When you are in the first year leading a program and your team is this bad, the rebuilding process can’t begin until the present tense of inferior ability has been addressed.
The loss extended the Rebels’ losing streak to nine games to tie the school record, set in 1958-59, the program’s initial season. UNLV (10-19, 3-13 Mountain West) also extended its record losses for a season and remained in last place in the conference.
Three takeaways from the UNLV basketball team’s 94-58 loss to UNR on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Breaking down today’s UNLV basketball game against UNR at 3 p.m. at the Thomas & Mack Center.
The Rebels return to their home court Saturday to host in-state rival UNR in the second meeting between the two sides this season.
UNR assistant coach Dave Rice, UNLV’s head coach for 4½ years before being fired last season, will return to the Thomas & Mack Center when the Wolf Pack play the Rebels on Saturday.
The job posting for UNLV’s athletic director is on the university website until March 15. After that day, the search will pick up in earnest.
The UNLV men’s basketball team fought its way into the NCAA Final Four for the second time three decades ago, and the team will return to the Thomas & Mack Center court this weekend.
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