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Rebel Nation: Arroyo on recruiting tear; UNLV basketball hopes to end skid

UNLV hopes to pull out of its three-game tailspin when it visits Utah State on Wednesday, a traditionally difficult place to play.

The football Rebels, however, come off a strong recruiting weekend with five three-star players added. Another committed on Monday.

Rebel Nation co-hosts Cassie Soto and Mark Anderson talk about both teams in this week’s show.

Contact reporter Mark Anderson at manderson@reviewjournal.com. Follow @markanderson65 on Twitter.

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