Las Vegas – Governor Brian Sandoval is adding academics to the annual football rivalry between UNLV and UNR. A new “Governor’s Series” will give three points to the school that wins in each of 15 athletic competitions. Another three points will go to the college whose student athletes perform the best in the classroom.
The winning university will get a trophy. The Rebels and the Wolf Pack square off for the battle of the Fremont Cannon this Saturday at noon at Sam Boyd Stadium.