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UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: No. 24 Rebels To Play At The Goodwin This Week

25 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

NO. 24 UNLV MEN’S GOLF TO PLAY AT THE GOODWIN THIS WEEK   The Rebels, who are coming off a record-setting performance in their last tournament, to compete at Stanford, Thursday-Saturday   TWITTER: UNLVGolf   The No. 24 UNLV men’s golf team will compete this week at The Goodwin, which will be held Thursday-Saturday, March 26-28, at Stanford Golf Course (par 70, 6,727 yards) in Stanford, Calif. Originally named the United…

PLATINIUM ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS: BAD INTENTIONS Live Championship Boxing Returns to the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on April 11, 2015

19 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Sports

PLATINIUM ENTERTAINMENT PRESENTS: BAD INTENTIONS Live Championship Boxing Returns to the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino on April 11, 2015 Platinum Entertainment and Fantastic Entertainment announced today that they will bring live professional boxing back to the legendary theater at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino (3000 Paradise Road) on April 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM. Tickets, starting at $35, are on sale now and can be purchased…

UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: Kitayama Named MW Men’s Golfer Of The Week

18 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV’S KURT KITAYAMA NAMED MW MEN’S GOLFER OF THE WEEK Rebel senior set career marks in winning his second career tournament UNLV senior Kurt Kityama has been selected Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week for tournaments played March 5-17. This is Kitayama’s third career golfer of the month/week accolade. The Chico, Calif., native, paced the field at the Jackrabbit Invitational, held March 16-17 in Primm, Nev., after carding a career-low 19-under-par…

LISA “LONGBALL” GOLF SCHOOL, Angel Park Golf Course – March 19 – 22, 2015

18 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

LISA “LONGBALL” GOLF SCHOOL, Angel Park Golf Course – March 19 – 22, 2015 Lisa “Longball” Vlooswyk – 7-Time Canadian Long Drive Champion and Currently Ranked 3rd in the World for Ladies Long Drive , a Nike Sponsored Athlete, golf entertainer and journalist is hosting her first US Golf School at Angel Park Golf Course. Lisa, with Women’s Golf and Travel Concierge, LLC., by her side, brings her Golf School…

The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic

16 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Sports

The Mario Batali Foundation Presents Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic Weekend charity event to be held June 5-6 Proceeds from events to benefit Mario Batali Foundation  The Mario Batali Foundation (MBF) returns to Las Vegas for Swing Session Las Vegas Celebrity Golf Classic, including pre and post parties taking place Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6. Tickets are on sale now and will grant access to all…

Holy Cow, Cubs Win Friday and Saturday At Las Vegas 51s Big League Weekend. Great Baseball, Weather and Fun

15 Mar 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, On The Strip, Sports

The Chicago Cubs defeated the Oakland A’s, 3-1, in the finale of Big League Weekend before a sellout crowd of 10,375 at Cashman Field.   The two-game series for BLW had a total attendance of 18,382.   Las Vegan Kris Bryant led the Cubs with a 2-for-2 performance including 2 home runs and 3 RBI (a pinch-hit, two-run homer in the third inning and a solo shot in the sixth)….

Golf 4 The Kids Tournament June 1, 2015 at Red Rock Country Club

12 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Charity Events, Sports

Golf 4 The Kids Tournament June 1, 2015 at Red Rock Country Club           It’s back! The third annual Golf 4 The Kids Tournament will take place at Red Rock Country Club where golfers will play on the scenic and exclusive fairways of the club’s private Mountain Course on Monday, June 1, 2015. Best of all, tournament proceeds will benefit two local nonprofit organizations. We’re pleased…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Face No. RV/25 San Diego State In MW Tournament Quarterfinal

12 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  MOUNTAIN WEST TOURNAMENT – QUARTERFINAL UNLV men’s basketball to face No. RV/25 San Diego State Thursday at 6 p.m. at Thomas & Mack Center   The UNLV men’s basketball team defeated No. 10 seed Nevada, Reno, 67-46, on Wednesday afternoon in the first round of the 2015 Mountain West Men’s Basketball Championship and has moved on to the quarterfinals where it will face No. 2 seed San Diego State…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Face Nevada, Reno Wednesday At 2:30 PM In MW Tournament’s First Round

10 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

    MOUNTAIN WEST TOURNAMENT – FIRST ROUND UNLV men’s basketball to face Nevada, Reno on Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at Thomas & Mack Center; Will mark first meeting in conference tournament between intrastate rivals, three points in Governor’s Series also on the line   The UNLV men’s basketball team is the No. 7 seed in the 2015 Mountain West Men’s Basketball Championship and will play No. 10 seed Nevada,…

2015 Las Vegas 51s Individual Game Tickets Go On Sale – Monday, March 9th at Noon

09 Mar 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Radio, Sports

51s INDIVIDUAL GAME TICKETS GO ON SALE MONDAY, MARCH 9 AT NOON; HOME OPENER ON FRIDAY, APRIL 17 VS. FRESNO GRIZZLIES AT CASHMAN FIELD   The Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets and the 2013 & 2014 Pacific Southern Division Champions, announced today that individual game tickets for the 2015 season will go on sale on Monday,…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Regular-Season Finale Saturday At San José State

06 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

REGULAR-SEASON FINALE SATURAY UNLV men’s basketball at San José State at 7 p.m.; Runnin’ Rebels down to six scholarship players because of injuries, game may be seen on ESPN3   The UNLV men’s basketball team will travel to San José, Calif., for its Mountain West regular-season finale against San José State on Saturday, March 7, at 7 p.m. The Runnin’ Rebels are looking to sweep the season series with the Spartans, after…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Patrick McCaw Out For Saturday’s Game

05 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

PATRICK MCCAW OUT FOR SATURDAY’S GAME UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard diagnosed with concussion after suffering injury during two-point loss to San Diego State on Wednesday   UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard Patrick McCaw was diagnosed with having a concussion Thursday morning and has been ruled out for Saturday’s game at San José State.   McCaw was injured during the second half of the Runnin’ Rebels two-point loss to San…

MGM GRAND Hotel Entertainment Listings

03 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in Music, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

MGM GRAND Entertainment Listings MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA PAC-12 MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT The Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament will return to the MGM Grand Garden Arena March 11 – 14. Some of the nation’s top men’s teams will compete for the Pac-12 Championship and an automatic berth in the national championship tournament. The Pac-12 Conference has a tradition as the “Conference of Champions,” earning more than 175 NCAA team titles over…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Senior Night “White Out” Wednesday At 8 PM Vs. San Diego State

03 Mar 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  SENIOR NIGHT “WHITE OUT” WEDNESDAY AT 8 PM Giveaways include senior posters, t-shirts and rally towels; Runnin’ Rebels to face San Diego State with seven scholarship players because of injuries, game televised by CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team will host San Diego State at the Thomas & Mack Center in its final regular-season home game of the year on Wednesday, March 4, at 8 p.m….

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Wyoming Visits Runnin’ Rebels Saturday At 5 PM

27 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

WYOMING VISITS UNLV SATURDAY AT 5 PM Runnin’ Rebels down to seven scholarship players because of injuries, game televised by CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team will host Wyoming at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 5 p.m., after returning from its recent road trip – splitting games at New Mexico (W, 76-68) and at Utah State (L, 83-65). The Runnin’ Rebels, who…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels At Utah State Tuesday Night

23 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS AT UTAH STATE TUESDAY NIGHT AT 6:30 P.M. PT UNLV men’s basketball down to seven scholarship players because of injuries, game televised by CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team is coming off a 76-68 win at New Mexico on Saturday, its first since leading scorer Rashad Vaughn went down to injury, and will now travel to Logan, Utah, for its second straight road game…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Vaughn A Finalist For Jerry West Award

19 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RASHAD VAUGHN A FINALIST FOR JERRY WEST AWARD UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard on watch list for new honor that will go to nation’s top shooting guard   UNLV men’s basketball freshman guard Rashad Vaughn is one of 16 candidates named to the watch list for the 2015 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Thursday. Named after Hall of…

Boyd Gaming Delivers High-Octane Events and Promotions Throughout NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas

18 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, Sports

Delivers High-Octane Events and Promotions Throughout NASCAR Weekend in Las Vegas NASCAR legend Jeff Gordon, along with other drivers, to appear at various Boyd Gaming properties Drivers, start your engines! Boyd Gaming – sponsor of the NASCAR Xfinity Series Boyd Gaming 300 race – is the place to be during Las Vegas’ NASCAR Weekend 2015. Boyd Gaming properties throughout the Las Vegas Valley will be hosting special events and promotions for the race, including NASCAR driver appearances, live…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Host Boise State Wednesday At 8 PM, Pregame Tarkanian Tribute Planned

17 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS HOST BOISE STATE WEDNESDAY AT 8 PM UNLV men’s basketball down to seven scholarship players because of injuries, pregame tribute to Coach Tarkanian planned   The UNLV men’s basketball team, winner of four of its last six games, is coming off a 73-61 win vs. Fresno State and a 76-75 loss at Air Force in its two games last week. The Runnin’ Rebels will now host Boise State…

UNLV WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING NEWS: Rebels Open Conference Championship Action Wednesday

17 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING COMPETES IN THIS WEEK’S MOUNTAIN WEST CHAMPIONSHIPS   Rebels looking to improve on last year’s finish   Thanks to a strong underclassmen group, the UNLV women’s swimming and diving team has high hopes on improving on its finish from a year ago as the Rebels start competition in the 2015 Mountain West Championships on Wednesday in San Antonio. This year’s conference meet will once again…

Western Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships Return to the Orleans Arena March 11-14

16 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Sports

  Western Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships Return to the Orleans Arena March 11-14 WHAT:   The Western Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships return to the Orleans Arena, featuring action-packed NCAA Division I college basketball match-ups. Teams include Bakersfield, Chicago State, Kansas City, New Mexico State, Seattle University, Texas – Pan American and Utah Valley. WHEN:    Games begin on Thursday, March 11. The tournament continues through to the championship games on Saturday, March 14. WHERE:    Orleans…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Travel To Air Force Shorthanded

13 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS TRAVEL TO AIR FORCE SHORTHANDED UNLV men’s basketball to play Falcons in early Saturday game without leading scorer Rashad Vaughn   The UNLV men’s basketball team, winner of four of its last five games, is coming off a 73-61 win vs. Fresno State on Tuesday and will now travel to Colorado Springs, Colo., to face Air Force on Saturday, Feb. 14, at 12 p.m. MST/11 a.m. PST…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Host Fresno State Tuesday Night At 7 PM

09 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

    RUNNIN’ REBELS HOST FRESNO STATE TUESDAY NIGHT UNLV men’s basketball back at Thomas & Mack Center at 7 p.m. on Feb. 10   The UNLV men’s basketball team, which had its three-game win streak snapped with a one-point loss at Colorado State (83-82) on Saturday, will be back at home at the Thomas & Mack Center to host Fresno State on Tuesday, Feb. 10, at 7 p.m. The…

Sirius XM Host Jason Ellis Set To Fight Former UFC Fighters In Main Event Of EllisMania 10 With Dr. Drew Pinsky In His Corner

06 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Sports

Sirius XM Host Jason Ellis Set To Fight Former UFC Fighters In Main Event Of EllisMania 10 With Dr. Drew Pinsky In His Corner Fans have been eagerly anticipating the return of Sirius XM host JASON ELLIS’ annual Ellismania boxing event to see what the radio host has planned next. This year, Ellis and his team have put together their most bizarre and hilarious bill of fights yet, as this year’s event will includes Michael Catherwood (co-host Loveline), Forrest…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels At Colorado State Saturday At 1 PM On CBS Sports Network

06 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS AT COLORADO STATE SATURDAY UNLV men’s basketball opens second half of Mountain West play on CBS Sports Network at 1 p.m. PT   The UNLV men’s basketball team, winner of three straight games, has had a week without a game since defeating Air Force (74-63) at home last Saturday. The Runnin’ Rebels will now open their second half of Mountain West play this Saturday, Feb. 7, at Colorado…

UNLV WOMEN’S SOCCER NEWS: Incoming Recruit Michaela Morris Named Gatorade Nevada Girls Player Of The Year

06 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV INCOMING RECRUIT MICHAELA MORRIS NAMED GATORADE NEVADA GIRLS SOCCER PLAYER OF THE YEAR  Incoming UNLV women’s soccer recruit Michaela Morris has been named the 2014-15 Gatorade Nevada Girls Soccer Player of the Year, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, announced on Thursday. Gatorade is in its 30th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, and Morris becomes the second honoree from Nevada…

UNLV SOCCER NEWS: Home Game Feb. 13 Against Colorado Rapids Kicks Off UNLV Men’s And Women’s Spring Schedules

06 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV SOCCER HOSTS COLORADO RAPIDS FEB. 13 TO KICK OFF SPRING SCHEDULE Rebels announce men’s and women’s spring schedules   The UNLV men’s and women’s soccer teams have announced their 2015 spring schedules, which begin next week as the Rebel men will host MLS squad Colorado Rapids on Friday, Feb. 13 at 12 pm at Peter Johann Memorial Field. All home games during the spring season for the men and…

UNLV ATHLETIC NEWS: UNLV To Host National Girls And Women In Sports Day Saturday

04 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Family, News, Sports

UNLV TO HOST NATIONAL GIRLS AND WOMEN IN SPORTS DAY ON SATURDAY   Event will host over 300 kids for a free multi-sport clinic prior to that day’s Lady Rebel game vs. Colorado State The UNLV Lady Rebels and the UNLV Athletic Department will hosting over 300 kids at a free sports clinic on Saturday in the 29th annual celebration of National Girls and Women in Sports Day, which will…

Future Stars of Wrestling ‘One for the Ages’ Comes to Sam’s Town Live! on Sunday, February 15

03 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Sports

Future Stars of Wrestling ‘One for the Ages’ Comes to Sam’s Town Live! on Sunday, February 15   WHAT/WHEN:  Professional wrestler Matt Hardy brings Future Stars of Wrestling (FSW) to Sam’s Town Live! for ‘One for the Ages’: the biggest match in FSW history. Matt Hardy will defend the FSW Heavyweight Championship against #1 contender Brian Cage in a match format he created in his long wrestling career – the “tables, ladders and chairs match.”  No limits champion…

MGM Grand Hotel ~ Monthly Entertainment Listings for February 2015

03 Feb 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Music, Nightlife, Sports

MGM GRAND MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA PAC-12 MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT The Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament will return to the MGM Grand Garden Arena March 11 – 14. Some of the nation’s top men’s teams will compete for the Pac-12 Championship and an automatic berth in the national championship tournament. The Pac-12 Conference has a tradition as the “Conference of Champions,” earning more than 175 NCAA team titles over the past…