Five-star point guard Kylan Boswell committed to Arizona on Monday, choosing the Wildcats over UNLV and Illinois.
Andy Yamashita covers UNLV and the Las Vegas Aces for the Review-Journal. Before arriving in Las Vegas, he spent stints with The Indianapolis Star, The Seattle Times, and The Denver Post. Originally from the Bay Area, Yamashita graduated from the University of Washington and participated in the Sports Journalism Institute during the summer of 2020.
The NBA announced Sunday the dates for the 2022 NBA Summer League, which returns to the UNLV campus.
Senior Bryce Hamilton scored 25 points, but it wasn’t enough as UNLV lost to Boise State on Saturday night at the Thomas Mack Center.
Freshman Kiara Jackson scored 20 points to lead UNLV to an 80-69 win over Colorado State, clinching the Mountain West regular-season championship for the Lady Rebels.
Kylan Boswell, a five-star point guard, will choose between UNLV, Arizona and Illinois on Monday.
UNLV is hitting its stride at the right time, but faces a difficult run of games before the end of the season starting Saturday with Boise State.
New defensive coordinator Keith Heyward and UNLV coach Marcus Arroyo served together on the staff of Mario Cristobal at Oregon in 2019.
The UNLV women lose to Wyoming to snap a 12-game win streak, but earn a share of the Mountain West regular season championship.
Las Vegas Aces first-year coach Becky Hammon has hired Natalie Nakase as an assistant coach, the WNBA team announced Thursday.
For the first time since the 2012-13 season, UNLV has swept the season series against UNR thanks to another strong outing from Bryce Hamilton.
UNLV junior forward Victor Iwuakor’s highlight-reel alley-oop capped a strong effort against Colorado State after a season during which he has battled a shoulder injury.
Senior guard Bryce Hamilton had 20 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in UNLV’s decisive victory over Colorado State on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
UNLV coach Kevin Kruger wants his players to learn about the program’s illustrious history. They will get a taste of it Saturday when former player Robert Smith’s jersey is retired.
Las Vegas Aces stars A’ja Wilson and Chelsea Gray are two of the first women’s basketball players to be represented by Rich Paul’s Klutch Sports Group, which also counts LeBron James among its clients.
UNLV won for the fourth time in six games and moved into fifth place in the Mountain West standings after Wednesday’s basketball victory at Fresno State.