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UNLV Runnin’ Rebels

  1. UNLV hoping summer work results in better finishes next season

    Aug 13, 2015, 8:15 PM EDT

    Dave Rice

    The Runnin’ Rebels won’t lack for individual talent, but it takes more than that to put together a successful season.

  2. St. John’s transfer Chris Obekpa is headed to UNLV

    Aug 5, 2015, 2:35 PM EDT

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    Obekpa quit the St. John’s program in June.

  3. Five-star shooting guard focusing on ten schools

    Aug 1, 2015, 6:39 PM EDT

    Adidas Eurocamp 2015 - Day One

    Indiana, Kentucky and St. John’s are among the ten, as many expected.

  4. Kansas, Indiana on opposite sides of 2015 Maui Invitational bracket

    Jul 27, 2015, 8:12 PM EDT

    AP

    Potentially four top-25 teams will be in the 2015 field.

  5. UNLV releases non-conference slate that includes games against Arizona, Oregon and Wichita State

    Jul 15, 2015, 7:58 PM EDT

    Dave Rice

    UNLV’s biggest games within the city limits come against Oregon (at MGM Grand) and Arizona State, and they’re going to Maui too.

  6. Mountain West releases full conference schedule

    Jun 24, 2015, 10:35 PM EDT

    Larry Shyatt

    Conference play begins with four games December 30.

  7. Former Florida guard to make transfer decision Monday

    Jun 19, 2015, 3:20 PM EDT

    AP

    The guard is down to three choices, with two having a pressing need for more experience on the perimeter.

  8. 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.

  9. Senior mixtape of UNLV commit Derrick Jones (VIDEO)

    Jun 7, 2015, 9:15 AM EDT

    Kelly Kline/Getty Images

    There’s always time to watch Derrick Jones play well above the rim.

  10. UNLV lands 2015 junior college forward

    May 11, 2015, 10:00 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    UNLV added an additional forward who can space the floor.

  11. Incoming freshmen Derrick Jones, Donovan Mitchell throw down high-level dunks (VIDEOS)

    May 9, 2015, 9:57 PM EDT

    Kelly Kline/Under Armour

    Jones will rank among the best dunkers in college basketball next season, and Mitchell won’t be far off the pace.

  12. UNLV-bound Derrick Jones wins yet another dunk contest (VIDEO)

    May 3, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    Kelly Kline/Getty Images

    Jones hasn’t played a college game yet, but when he arrives on campus at UNLV he’ll be one of the best dunkers in college basketball.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. UNLV’s Rashad Vaughn signs an agent and enters NBA Draft

    Mar 31, 2015, 6:40 PM EDT

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    UNLV officially loses Rashad Vaughn to the NBA Draft.

  18. UNLV freshman Rashad Vaughn publicly refutes report that he’s entering 2015 NBA Draft

    Mar 27, 2015, 8:30 PM EDT

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    UNLV freshman Rashad Vaughn addresses NBA Draft rumors.

  19. Concussion to sideline UNLV freshman guard for Saturday’s regular season finale

    Mar 5, 2015, 5:38 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Patrick McCaw has been one of UNLV’s most consistent players this season, but he’ll have to miss Saturday’s game at San Jose State.

  20. Potential NCAA tournament bid thieves bubble teams should be rooting against

    Mar 5, 2015, 8:53 AM EDT

    Ryan Boatright (Getty Images)

    These eight teams can steal an automatic bid in conferences that will get at-large bids.

  21. Las Vegas Strip will dim lights to honor Jerry Tarkanian

    Feb 16, 2015, 6:30 PM EDT

    Larry Johnson; Jerry Tarkanian

    Las Vegas will honor former UNLV head coach Jerry Tarkanian by dimming the lights on the Vegas Strip.

  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.