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Rebel defender Tau Lotulelei receives first-team all-league honors

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Wyoming's Brian Hill (5) is caught by UNLV's Tau Lotulelei (55) during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016.

Rebel defender Tau Lotulelei receives first-team all-league honors
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 (2:56 p.m.)
UNLV senior linebacker Tau Lotulelei, who amassed a team-best 117 tackles this season, was named first team All-Mountain West, the league announced ...

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UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez waits with his players to take to the filed before  their Mountain West Conference football game against University of Nevada Reno Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at Sam Boyd Stadium. UNR won the intrastate rivalry 45-10. CREDIT: Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau
5 takeaways for UNLV football heading into offseason
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
The second year of Tony Sanchez’s rebuilding effort is now in the books, and though Saturday’s season-ending 45-10 loss to UNR still ...

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Reno Wolfpack wide receiver Jericho Richardson (84) celebrates with team mates around the Fremont Canon after defeating the UNLV Rebels 45-10 on Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNR apologizes for cannon graffiti
Monday, November 28, 2016
UNR football players took their celebration a bit too far after beating UNLV, and on Saturday night the school’s athletic director apologized for it. UNR reclaimed the Fremont Cannon with a 45-10 victory and taunted the rival Rebels out onto the field at Sam Boyd Stadium and spray-painting. ...

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Reno Wolfpack offensive linemen Jacob Henry (79) and Jeremy Macauley (72) drag the Fremont Canon along the Wolfpack sideline towards the center of the field at Sam Boyd Stadium to celebrate after defeating the UNLV Rebels 45-10 on Saturday afternoon.
Back in blue: UNLV surrenders Fremont Cannon to UNR without much fight
Wolf Pack put up 17 points before Rebels gained first down
Saturday, November 26, 2016
UNLV players retreated toward the locker room with their heads down, most of them not even looking up as their UNR rivals wheeled the Fremont Cannon over the Rebel logo at midfield. After going red for a year, college football’s heaviest rivalry trophy was already partially back in blue ...

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A Nevada Wolfpack fan spray paints the Fremont Canon blue Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, as Wolfpack players pull it across the field at Sam Boyd Stadium after UNR defeated the UNLV Rebels 45-10.
Instant Analysis: A loss to rivals unacceptable for UNLV, but program still on rise
ray brewer:
Saturday, November 26, 2016
There’s one way to judge if a UNLV football season is successful. If the Fremont Cannon is red at the end of November, take a bow and enjoy the holidays with the satisfaction of a job well done. If the cannon is blue, which it soon will be painted ...

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UNLV QB Kurt Palandech (14)signals touchdown versus Wyoming during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016.
Palandech poised to finish off UNR for second time
Friday, November 25, 2016
With a minute left in the first half of last season’s matchup at UNR, UNLV starting quarterback Blake Decker was splayed on the ground, clutching his shoulder in pain, obviously done for the day. It may have seemed like a devastating blow for the Rebels, who were holding a surprising 7-0 lead over their in-state rivals, but for backup Kurt Palandech, it was an opportunity. Palandech had no earthly reason to be confident — three weeks earlier he had he had played in relief after ...

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UNLV quarterback Kurt Palandech (14) runs for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Boise State in Boise, Idaho, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
Rebels’ bowl hopes dashed in 42-25 loss at Boise
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Friday, November 18, 2016
UNLV traveled to Boise State for Friday night’s contest hoping for a miracle win that would propel the program toward bowl eligibility. Instead, Tony Sanchez’s squad got a heavy dose of ...

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UNLV's Mike Huges Jr., 99, gets to Boise State QB Brett Rypien, 4, a bit late for a stop at during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, October 31, 2015.
UNLV football ready for national spotlight at Boise State
Friday, November 18, 2016
The Rebels at 6 p.m. play at Mountain West power Boise State on ESPN2, a rare national televised game to showcase the program’s improvements ...

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UNLV quarterback Dalton Sneed throws against Colorado State during their Mountain West Conference game Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016 at Sam Boyd Stadium.
UNLV football will play QB Sneed at wide receiver against Boise State
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Dalton Sneed, UNLV football’s redshirt freshman quarterback, has thrown for five touchdowns and ran for another this season. This Friday night at Boise State, he’ll try to ...

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UNLV QB Kurt Palandech (14)signals touchdown versus Wyoming during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016.
UNLV awarded offensive, defensive players of week
Monday, November 14, 2016
UNLV has been awarded with both the Mountain West Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week after Saturday’s thrilling 69-66 triple-overtime win over Wyoming. Quarterback Kurt Palandech and defensive back Torry McTyer were chosen by ...

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UNLV's Devonte Boyd (83) looks for more yardage after a catch as Wyoming's Rico Gafford (5) moves in during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016.
UNLV football’s Devonte Boyd out with broken arm
Monday, November 14, 2016
UNLV receiver Devonte Boyd is out for the remainder of the season with a broken left arm, according to coach Tony Sanchez. Boyd, who leads the Rebels in receptions (45), receiving yards (746) and touchdowns (4), will miss ...

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UNLV QB Kurt Palandech (14)signals touchdown versus Wyoming during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016.
UNLV rallies through tense, high-scoring game for big victory over Wyoming
Triple-overtime contest produces second-most points in college football history
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Tony Sanchez jokingly complained of back tightness from the stress of UNLV’s 69-66 triple overtime victory over Wyoming, a symptom that could be either completely understandable or slightly confusing depending on interpretation. ...

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UNLV's Torry McTyer intercepts a pass to Wyoming's Jake Maulhardt in triple overtime to allow UNLV to kick for the win Saturday, Nov. 12, during their game at Sam Boyd Stadium.
Live blog: UNLV outlasts Wyoming in historic shootout at Sam Boyd
Rebels' 69-66 win was highest-scoring game in Mountain West Conference history
Saturday, November 12, 2016
If its performance this afternoon was any indication, UNLV spent its bye week in the middle of Mountain West Conference play wisely. The Rebels looked like a different team than the one that had dropped back-to-back contests to San Jose State and Colorado State in upsetting Wyoming 69-66 in triple overtime ...

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Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen (17) avoids a tackle by Boise State corner back Jonathan Moxey (2).
Wyoming's breakthrough in coach's third season gives UNLV hope
Rebels host resurgent Cowboys in a rare afternoon home game
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
The season hasn’t gone the way UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez wanted it to go, and following a bye week, his team finds itself pitted against a program that’s one step ahead. ...

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UNLV defensive back Troy Hawthorne (11) laughs with a teammate on the sidelines at Sam Boyd Stadium on Friday, November 29, 2014.
Converted quarterback Troy Hawthorne has become one of UNLV's best defenders
rebels football:
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Troy Hawthorne was once a quarterback buried in the UNLV football team’s depth chart. He asked for a position change believing he could contribute at wide receiver. Instead, he was moved to ...

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