It’s final exams week at UNLV, and freshman Oscar Bellfield should be at ease because he already has passed every test of his college career.
The UNLV women’s basketball team couldn’t recover from a dismal first half, losing to Loyola Marymount 84-68 Saturday in Los Angeles.
RENO — In his final game against UNR, senior Rene Rougeau turned in the best performance of his UNLV career.
RENO — As a Nevada high school star, Armon Johnson was not recruited by UNLV. He’s not bitter about it, either.
RENO — Criticizing players in a public forum is never on Lon Kruger’s agenda. The UNLV coach usually prefers encouragement.
FRESNO, Calif. — Quiet by nature off the court, UNLV forward Darris Santee had been making little noise on it, too. But he ended his silence Wednesday night.
FRESNO, Calif. — At a time when his prevailing emotion could be frustration, UNLV’s Tre’Von Willis has a valid reason for saying he’s “very excited.”
Fifteen minutes after Monday’s practice, UNLV senior Wink Adams still was shooting jumpers. He was making most of them, too. “Constantly shooting,” Adams said when asked how he plans to emerge from one of the worst slumps of his career.
Agony was etched in senior Rene Rougeau’s expressions after another defeat, UNLV’s second in two days on its home court.