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Bank of Nevada Scholarship Recipient To Pursue Business Degree at UNLV

31 May 2016, Posted by admin in Charity Events, News

Bank of Nevada Scholarship Recipient To Pursue Business Degree at UNLV Marcelle Cruzado, a graduate of Southwest Career & Technical Academy (SWCTA) and recipient of the Bank of Nevada Forward Together Scholarship, will pursue a degree in business in the fall at University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). Cruzado was among 34 applicants for the scholarship which is awarded to an SWCTA student based on academic skill, grade point average,…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Menzies Adds Three More To Runnin’ Rebel Program

19 May 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

MENZIES ADDS THREE MORE TO RUNNIN’ REBEL PROGRAM Uche Ofoegbu, Jordan Johnson and Djordjije Slijivancanin all committed to UNLV men’s basketball on Wednesday @TheRunninRebels The UNLV men’s basketball program has received three more commitments, head coach Marvin Menzies announced Wednesday. Uche Ofoegbu (pronounced: OO-chay oh-FAY-boo) and Jordan Johnson, both transfers, have signed financial aid agreements, while Djordjije Slijivancanin (pronounced: GEORGE-ee slee-VAUNCH-en-in) has signed a national letter of intent. Ofoegbu, a…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Chicago’s Zion Morgan Signs With Runnin’ Rebels

17 May 2016, Posted by admin in Uncategorized

  CHICAGO’S ZION MORGAN SIGNS WITH RUNNIN’ REBELS 6-foot-4-inch guard from Kenwood Academy added to 2016-17 UNLV men’s basketball roster by Coach Menzies   @TheRunninRebels  |  UNLVRebels.com Release   The UNLV men’s basketball program has received another signed national letter of intent, head coach Marvin Menzies announced Tuesday. Zion Morgan is the latest addition to the Runnin’ Rebel roster and will be a freshman during the upcoming 2016-17 season.  …

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Menzies Announces Coaching Staff

05 May 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

MENZIES ANNOUNCES COACHING STAFF LaFleur, Jeter and Brown all named assistant coaches for UNLV men’s basketball   @TheRunninRebels UNLV men’s basketball head coach Marvin Menzies announced his coaching staff on Thursday. Andre LaFleur, Rob Jeter and Eric Brown have all been hired as assistant coaches for the Runnin’ Rebels. “After a very thorough process, I am extremely pleased with the staff that we were able to put together,” Menzies said….

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Sign Kris Clyburn To National Letter Of Intent

26 Apr 2016, Posted by admin in News

RUNNIN’ REBELS SIGN KRIS CLYBURN TO NATIONAL LETTER OF INTENT 6-foot-6-inch guard from Ranger College in Texas will be a sophomore at UNLV   @TheRunninRebels     The UNLV men’s basketball program received a signed national letter of intent from Kris Clyburn this week, head coach Marvin Menzies announced Tuesday. Clyburn plans to enroll at UNLV this summer and will be a sophomore for the 2016-17 season.   A 6-foot-6-inch guard…

UNLV ATHLETIC NEWS: Five Athletic Programs Each Perfect 1000 APR Scores For The 2014-15 Season

20 Apr 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

FIVE UNLV ATHLETIC PROGRAMS EARN PERFECT 1000 APR SCORES FOR THE 2014-15 SEASON Rebel teams have had 11 perfect scores over the past two academic years @UNLVAthletics on Twitter   Five UNLV Athletics sports programs have earned a perfect single-year NCAA Academic Progress Rate score of 1000, as the national organization released its most recent data for the 2014-15 academic year on Wednesday.   Leading the way were the UNLV…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Nwamu To Compete At College Slam Dunk Championship

30 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  UNLV’S NWAMU TO COMPETE AT COLLEGE SLAM DUNK CHAMPIONSHIP Senior guard selected for event that will air live on ESPN on Thursday (March 31) at 6 p.m. PT   @TheRunninRebels on Twitter    UNLV men’s basketball senior Ike Nwamu has been selected to the slam dunk roster for the 28th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships, which will be held at Berry Center in Cypress, Texas,…

UNLV Athletics Director Tina Kunzer-Murphy Statement Regarding Men’s Basketball Coaching Search

25 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  Statement from UNLV Athletics Director Tina Kunzer-Murphy regarding men’s basketball coaching search:   “We brought Mick Cronin to Las Vegas to meet about our men’s basketball head coaching vacancy. We appreciate his interest in the position, but he is no longer a candidate as we understand he will be staying at Cincinnati. We wish him all the best.   “We have many outstanding candidates that are interested in this…

UNLV WOMEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Lady Rebels Announce Summer Camp Dates

16 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in Family, News, Sports

  UNLV LADY REBELS ANNOUNCE SUMMER CAMP DATES Individual camp will start on June 20 The UNLV women’s basketball program will host three 2016 summer camps over the last two weeks of June. First up will be the Lady Rebel Individual Camp, which will run from Monday, June 20-Wednesday, June 22. That will be followed by the Elite Camp on Thursday, June 23, and then the Team Camp which will run…

UNLV SWIMMING NEWS: Rebels Send Two To NCAA Championships

16 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  UNLV SWIMMING SENDS TWO TO NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS Both men’s and women’s NCAA Championships will be held in Atlanta this year UNLV will sent a pair of swimmers to the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships that are being held this week and next in Atlanta, Ga., at the Herb McAuley Aquatic Center on the Georgia Tech campus. The championships have been changed to a four-day competition for each meet, with…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Mountain West Tournament – Quarterfinal

10 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV Men’s Basketball Fresno State at UNLV Matchup Fresno State (22-9, 13-5 MW, No. 2 Seed) at UNLV (18-14, 8-10 MW, No. 7 Seed) Date Thursday, March 10, 2016 Time 6:00 p.m. Site Thomas & Mack Center (18,000), Las Vegas TV CBS Sports Network (Andrew Catalon, Steve Lappas; sideline: Evan Washburn) Radio ESPN Radio 1100 AM/100.9 FM (Jon Sandler, Robert Smith) Audio UNLV Gameday App & UNLVRebels.com Stats Gametracker at UNLVRebels.com Twitter @TheRunninRebels MOUNTAIN WEST…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: McCaw Named Second Team All-MW By Coaches And Media

09 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

MCCAW NAMED SECOND TEAM ALL-MW BY COACHES AND MEDIA Sophomore guard also named to league’s All-Defensive Team, while Stephen Zimmerman Jr. named honorable mention All-MW by media UNLV men’s basketball sophomore guard Patrick McCaw was selected Second Team All-Mountain West as voted on by the league’s 11 head coaches and announced Tuesday. McCaw was also named to the MW’s All-Defensive Team.   On Sunday, the league’s media released its All-MW…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Mountain West Tournament – First Round

08 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV Men’s Basketball Air Force at UNLV Matchup Air Force (14-17, 5-13 MW, No. 10 Seed) at UNLV (17-14, 8-10 MW, No. 7 Seed) Date Wednesday, March 9, 2016 Time 1:30 p.m. Site Thomas & Mack Center (18,000), Las Vegas Video Mountain West Network (Rich Cellini, Marty Fletcher) Radio ESPN Radio 1100 AM/100.9 FM (Jon Sandler, Robert Smith) Audio UNLV Gameday App & UNLVRebels.com Stats Gametracker at UNLVRebels.com Twitter @TheRunninRebels MOUNTAIN WEST TOURNAMENT – FIRST…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels At Boise State Tuesday At 8 PM PT On ESPNU

22 Feb 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV Men’s Basketball UNLV at Boise State Matchup UNLV (16-12, 7-8 Mountain West) at Boise State (17-10, 8-6 Mountain West) Date Tuesday, February 23, 2016 Time 9:00 p.m. MST/8:00 p.m. PST Site Taco Bell Arena (12,480), Boise, Idaho TV ESPNU (Roxy Bernstein, Kyle Macy) Radio ESPN Radio 1100 AM/100.9 FM (Jon Sandler, Robert Smith) Audio UNLV Gameday App & UNLVRebels.com Stats Gametracker at UNLVRebels.com Twitter @TheRunninRebels RUNNIN’ REBELS AT BOISE STATE TUESDAY AT…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Host UNR On Saturday Night At 7 PM

19 Feb 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV Men’s Basketball Nevada, Reno at UNLV Matchup Nevada, Reno (16-9, 8-5 Mountain West) at UNLV (15-12, 6-8 Mountain West) Date Saturday, February 20, 2016 Time 7:00 p.m. Site Tarkanian Court, Thomas & Mack Center (18,000), Las Vegas TV CBS Sports Network (Carter Blackburn, Pete Gillen) Radio ESPN Radio 1100 AM/100.9 FM (Jon Sandler, Robert Smith) Audio UNLV Gameday App & UNLVRebels.com Stats Gametracker at UNLVRebels.com Twitter @TheRunninRebels RUNNIN’ REBELS HOST UNR ON SATURDAY NIGHT…

UNLV MEN’S GOLF NEWS: Rebels Competing In Hawaii This Week

16 Feb 2016, Posted by admin in Sports

UNLV MEN’S GOLF COMPETING IN HAWAII THIS WEEK Rebels will play at John A. Burns Intercollegiate in Kauai, Wednesday-Friday   @UNLVGolf on TWITTER   The UNLV men’s golf team will compete in its second tournament of the spring at the John A. Burns Intercollegiate in Hawaii, Wednesday-Friday, Feb. 17-19. The event will be held at the Wailua Golf Course (par 72, 6,991 yards) in Lihue, Kauai.    The tournament features a…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Tark Toy Drive Aims To Make Children Smile – Donate This Saturday!

16 Feb 2016, Posted by admin in Charity Events

TARK TOY DRIVE AIMS TO MAKE CHILDREN SMILE UNLV fans are encouraged to donate new stuffed toys at the Runnin’ Rebels game vs. Nevada, Reno on Saturday, Feb. 20 @TarkToyDrives on Twitter  |  TARKToyDrive on Facebook  |  @TheRunninRebels on Twitter     The family of Hall of Famer and legendary coach Jerry Tarkanian has launched the Tark Toy Drive to raise awareness for how strokes can happen at any age. …

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Back Home For San José State Wednesday

10 Feb 2016, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV Men’s Basketball San José State at UNLV Matchup San José State (8-15, 3-8 Mountain West) at UNLV (13-11, 4-7 Mountain West) Date Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Time 7:00 p.m. Site Tarkanian Court, Thomas & Mack Center (18,000), Las Vegas TV ESPN3 (Trey Bender, Blaine Fowler) Radio ESPN Radio 1100 AM/100.9 FM (Jon Sandler, Robert Smith) Audio UNLV Gameday App & UNLVRebels.com Stats Gametracker at UNLVRebels.com Twitter @TheRunninRebels RUNNIN’ REBELS BACK HOME FOR SAN JOSE STATE…