Breaking down UNLV’s basketball game at Northern Iowa at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
UNLV quarterback Armani Rogers was named Mountain West Freshman of the Year on Wednesday, and running back Lexington Thomas was selected to the all-conference first team.
UNLV’s basketball team plays at Northern Iowa on Wednesday as part of the Mountain West-Missouri Valley Challenge. The Panthers won the 2010 meeting in the NCAA Tournament when Ali Farokhmanesh hit the game-winning 3-pointer.
Five opposing players to watch when the UNLV basketball teams plays at Northern Iowa at 5 p.m. Wednesday and against Arizona at the Thomas & Mack Center at 7 p.m. Saturday.
The UNLV football team has gotten a taste of what life could be like once they’re playing in the new Las Vegas stadium.
UNLV freshman forward Brandon McCoy was named Mountain West basketball player of the week. He posted double-doubles in each of the Rebels’ three victories.
Freshman Destiny Pitts had 22 points and nine rebounds to lead Minnesota to a 79-72 win over UNLV in the Lady Rebel Round-Up title game Sunday at Cox Pavilion.
The Rebels outscored Southern Utah 16-2 to close the game and improve to 6-0 with a 101-82 win Saturday night at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Junior Jordyn Bell started just three games last season and averaged 4.3 points for the UNLV women’s basketball team. But this season, she is determined to take a step forward.