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  1. San Diego State signee requests release from National Letter of Intent

    Jul 1, 2015, 8:10 PM EDT

    Steve Fisher

    Jones recently received his qualifying score on the SAT, only to inform SDSU that he wanted to be released from his NLI.

  2. Mountain West releases full conference schedule

    Jun 24, 2015, 10:35 PM EDT

    Larry Shyatt

    Conference play begins with four games December 30.

  3. Former Oregon State signee commits to Nevada

    Jun 22, 2015, 9:20 AM EDT

    Eric Musselman

    New head coach Eric Musselman’s had a solid spring on the recruiting front.

  4. Questions remain regarding UNLV’s final available scholarship

    Jun 14, 2015, 5:20 PM EDT

    Dave Rice

    They’re still in the running for grad student Eli Carter, and 2016 commit Justin Jackson could reclassify to 2015.

  5. Point guard Crew Ainge verbally commits to Utah State

    Jun 6, 2015, 9:15 PM EDT

    Terrence Payne/NBC Sports

    The son of the Boston Celtics executive will take his LDS mission before joining the program in 2017.

  6. Former Colorado guard transfers to Fresno State

    May 13, 2015, 6:37 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Fresno State will enter the 2015-16 season with four seniors in its backcourt, so this move adds some much-needed depth moving forward.

  7. Former Mercer guard Ike Nwamu commits to UNLV

    May 2, 2015, 9:33 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Nwamu averaged 15.1 points per game and shot 37.4 percent from three at Mercer last season.

  8. UNLV sophomore forward Christian Wood to enter 2015 NBA Draft (VIDEO)

    Apr 22, 2015, 10:46 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Wood averaged 15.7 points, 10.0 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per game this past season.

  9. UNLV awaiting two important personnel decisions in its front court

    Apr 18, 2015, 10:27 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Wood returning would ensure that this young but talented front line wouldn’t lack for experience.

  10. 2016 New Mexico commit Mitch Lightfoot decides to reopen recruitment

    Apr 18, 2015, 5:25 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Lightfoot was on the receiving end of offers from Arizona State and Utah before committing to UNM, and the new staff at ASU has already reached out to him.

  11. Mountain West gives New Mexico guard Cullen Neal medical hardship year

    Apr 17, 2015, 4:23 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Thanks to this ruling Neal will have three years of eligibility remaining.

  12. Five-star 7-footer Stephen Zimmerman commits to UNLV

    Apr 16, 2015, 11:51 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Landing Zimmerman is a big deal for Dave Rice, who could use the boost after a disappointing 2014-15.

  13. Mountain West announces new in-season tournament set to begin November 2017 in Cayman Islands

    Apr 16, 2015, 6:32 PM EDT

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    The Mountain West is guaranteed one of the eight slots in the field.

  14. New Mexico JC forward verbally commits to Colorado State

    Apr 12, 2015, 9:20 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Given their losses in the front court, this is an important commitment for Colorado State as they look to once again contend in the Mountain West.

  15. Colorado State’s J.J. Avila available but unlikely to play in Mountain West semifinals

    Mar 13, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT

    J.J. Avila and the Rams are off to the best start in school history (Getty Images)

    J.J. Avila was limited to 10 minutes in Thursday’s quarterfinal win.

  16. Mountain West Tournament Preview and Postseason Awards

    Mar 10, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT

    Boise State's Derrick Marks (Getty Images)

    Boise State’s flying high, having won 14 of their last 15, but fellow regular season champ San Diego State also has hopes of winning the title.

  17. ‘Medical setback’ sidelines San Diego State senior forward indefinitely

    Feb 28, 2015, 10:25 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Dwayne Polee II had to sit out Saturday’s loss to Boise State as a result of an abnormal reading generated by his cardiac monitor.

  18. Update: Larry Nance to return for Wyoming’s game on Wednesday

    Feb 25, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT

    Colorado St Wyoming Basketball

    Wyoming gets its best player back after missing four games with illness.

  19. San Diego State senior forward cleared to return to action

    Feb 21, 2015, 9:08 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Dwayne Polee collapsed during a win over Bakersfield in December and hasn’t played since.

  20. New Mexico shuts down forward for the rest of the season

    Feb 16, 2015, 5:30 PM EDT

    Alex Robinson, Jalen Jones, Jordan Goodman

    New Mexico will be without a talented forward for the rest of the season.

  21. Now healthy, surging Boise State a Mountain West title contender

    Feb 13, 2015, 7:45 PM EDT

    Marks Rice

    After struggling with injuries during a four-game losing streak, Boise State has won eight straight games and is right in the middle of the Mountain West title race.

  22. Fresno State’s tributes to Jerry Tarkanian include an empty seat on the bench for Saturday’s game

    Feb 13, 2015, 9:47 AM EDT

    Jerry Tarkanian

    Fresno State will also wear “Tark” patches on their uniforms for the remainder of the season.

  23. Wyoming senior forward one of two players dealing with mononucleosis

    Feb 6, 2015, 12:50 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Larry Nance Jr. is the team’s leading scorer and rebounder, and Wyoming visits San Diego State next Wednesday.

  24. Wyoming guard Riley Grabau banks in 3/4 court first-half buzzer-beater against Utah State (VIDEO)

    Jan 27, 2015, 10:55 PM EDT

    Wyoming v UNLV

    Wyoming’s Riley Grabau banked in a buzzer-beater from long distance to end the first half against Utah State.

  25. Missouri Valley, Mountain West close to restarting ‘Challenge’ series

    Jan 23, 2015, 1:44 PM EDT

    Bradley v Wichita State

    Finding quality opponents willing to play can be tough for leagues such as the Missouri Valley and Mountain West, especially if they want a home game out of the deal. This challenge would help in that regard.