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November 29, 2015

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UNLV warns about phony solicitations on behalf of football team

Several Las Vegas businesses have said a man claiming to be associated with the UNLV football team has been soliciting money.

“This person is not a student-athlete at UNLV and is not affiliated with the Athletics Department in any way,” the university said in a news release. “No UNLV student-athlete will ever directly solicit donations on behalf of the school.”

The school advises business owners to report such solicitations to police.

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