With the ability of college athletes to make money outside of scholarships, the gap between the UNLVs and Alabamas of the world is about to widen.
The Rebels have produced only one winning record in the past 20 seasons. UNLV had eight two-win seasons in that span and went 0-6 last year.
Four of the Power Five conferences have clear favorites. The Pac-12 is tight at the top, with USC and Oregon +275 co-favorites, Washington +325 and Arizona State +450.
Only three UNLV football games have not announced TV and times.
ESPN2 will televise UNLV’s game at Arizona State at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 11. It’s the eighth nationally televised game announced for the Rebels for the 2021 season.
Three of UNLV’s football games next season were to moved to Fridays. Time and TV information for five games will be announced later.
Kenny Mayne, a former UNLV backup quarterback, ended his 27-year run at ESPN on Tuesday in memorable fashion.
The South Point sportsbook posted lines on 97 college football games of the year Friday, and sharp action caused many numbers to move.
Kenny Mayne, a former UNLV quarterback, will soon end his 27-year run at ESPN. He wrote about the departure in the Los Angeles Times.
UNLV football coach Marcus Arroyo, basketball coaches Kevin Kruger and Lindy La Rocque and volleyball coach Dawn Sullivan get high-octane thrills during Rebel Caravan stop.
UNLV athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois’ new deal takes her through June 30, 2026. She has been in charge of Rebels athletics since April 2017.
UNLV athletics’ partnership with the Raider Image went live Tuesday with the launch of the university’s new official apparel website.