Junior wide receiver Kendal Keys did not practice for UNLV on Monday because of a right leg injury, but he is not expected to be out long. Coach Tony Sanchez said he was pleased with how practice in general went.
The defense got the best of the offense in the early part of Saturday’s UNLV football scrimmage at Sam Boyd Stadium. The offense, though, played better later on.
UNLV has gone years of playing substandard defense. Coaches hope as they enter their third season that they’re beginning to reverse the trend.
Twins Rasheem and Rasheed Parks face off at UNLV practices. They also played at Arbor View High School and Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona.
UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez said quarterback Armani Rogers put together his strongest training camp on Friday. Sanchez also was pleased with practice overall, a day after criticizing his team’s effort.
UNLV announced Thursday that former Rebels quarterback Caleb Herring will be the radio football analyst this season. He is the last quarterback to lead UNLV to a bowl.
Zack Singer is the leading candidate to become UNLV’s starting center. But he has plenty of competition for the position.
UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez expressed his displeasure with Thursday’s practice. The Rebels had strong practices until then.
Sophomore Jericho Flowers was forced to play wide receiver last season, but now is excelling at his more natural position of cornerback. He has been running with the first team.
UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez said the players responded well in another physical practice. Quarterback Armani Rogers showed his ability with a 50-yard bullet to Devonte Boyd for a touchdown.