The college basketball tournament in March is like a fever: it possesses sports fan with a collegiate obsession which simply knows no bounds, and desperately must be fed, lest it consume them with a fiery vengeance. Here are some great places to visit in the Las Vegas area where the game is always on and the times are always fun!
New Mexico’s Tony Snell scored 13 straight of his game high 21 points in the second-half as the No. 15 Lobos pulled away late Saturday to beat UNLV 63-56 and win the Mountain West tournament championship.
The Runnin’ Rebels are headed to the Mountain West Conference Finals to face New Mexico after beating Colorado St. 75-65 in the MWC semifinals Friday night at the Thomas and Mack.
Bishop Gorman alum Shabazz Muhammad scored 12 of his 16 points in the second half to help UCLA take out Arizona State in their quarterfinal matchup of the Pac 12 tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Thursday.
UNLV will take on #2 seed Colorado State on Friday in the semi-final round of the Mountain West Conference Tournament.
The Runnin’ Rebels are moving on to the semi-finals of the Mountain West Conference Tournament after hammering Air Force, 72-56, in their quarterfinal match-up, Wednesday at the Thomas and Mack.
Nate Wolters struggled to get his chances for most of the game . Once he did, the Summit League’s player of the year proved worthy of the title and added another – tournament MVP.
Three Runnin’ Rebels take home Mountain West Awards.
The Runnin’ Rebels finished the regular season third in the Mountain West standings to earn the No. 3 seed for the Reese’s MW Men’s Basketball Championship.
The Runnin’ Rebels survived a barrage of three pointers and a ten-point second-half deficit, to win their 14th straight home game, 68-64, over Boise State.