After a rough first half, the Runnin’ Rebels made a comeback to beat Portland 68-to-60 on Tuesday night.
Anthony Bennett had 16 points, eight rebounds, and three blocks to lead No. 24 UNLV past Hawaii, 77-63 on Saturday.
The Runnin’ Rebels are ranked No. 18 in the Associated Press’ preseason Top 25, which was released on Friday. Last week, the coaches’ preseason poll was announced and has the Runnin’ Rebels ranked No. 19.
The Runnin’ Rebels were picked to finish second in the Mountain West in 2012-13 as the league released its preseason media poll and all-conference team on Monday.
The Runnin’ Rebels basketball team is ranked No. 19 in the Preseason USA Today Coaches’ Poll, which was released on Wednesday.
University of Connecticut transfer Roscoe Smith will be forced to redshirt this year after the NCAA denied UNLV’s request for a legislative relief waiver.
The Rebels have won three in a row on their exhibition tour in Canada. UNLV beat Laval University, 97-62, Monday night.
UNLV will face six teams during the non-conference season that played in the postseason last year, including three that earned a bid to the NCAA Tournament.
There’s a run on UNLV basketball tickets.
Las Vegas – Coach Dave Rice spoke with KXNT’s Brian Shapiro about the Rebel’s season, the upcoming season and the future of sophomore standout Mike Moser and the possibility of him opting to bolt to […]