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.
UNLV earned a big win at home Saturday night beating San Diego State, 72-70.
The Runnin’ Rebels managed to put a stop to their two game losing streak, with a big win at home Saturday night, beating #15 New Mexico 64-55.
Despite freshman forward Anthony Bennett’s 25 points the Runnin’ Rebels couldn’t pull it out on the road Saturday night, losing to Boise State 77-72.
Freshman forward Anthony Bennett has been included in the 12-player Midseason Watch Lists for both the 2013 Oscar Robertson Trophy, which goes to the National Player of the Year, and the 2013 Wayman Tisdale Award, which is given to the National Freshman of the Year.
On the night the NCAA honored Coach Jerry Tarkanian with a one of a kind painting, the Rebels were able pull off a win, beating Wyoming 62-50 Thursday night.
Bryce Dejean-Jones sunk a go-ahead jumper with 12 seconds remaining in overtime, leading the 24th ranked Runnin’ Rebels to a 76-71 victory over Air Force, Saturday night at the Thomas and Mack.
nin’ Rebel freshman forward Anthony Bennett has been named to The John R. Wooden Award Midseason Top 25 list, which was announced Thursday by The Los Angeles Athletic Club on ESPNU.
Anthony Bennett had a season-high 28 points along with 10 rebounds to lead UNLV over Cal State Bakersfield 84-63 on Saturday night. Bennett, who had 21 first-half points, was 10 of 13 from the field, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range.
#24 UNLV bounced back from their loss on Saturday in North Carolina with a 74-52 win over Chicago State Thursday night at the Thomas and Mack.