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What Happens in Vegas: High school legend Tony Sanchez takes aim at hapless UNLV — and coaching history

L.E. Baskow

Tony Sanchez is announced as the new UNLV football team head coach by athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy and director of media relations Mark Wallington in the Stan Fulton Building ballroom on Thursday, December 11, 2014.

What Happens in Vegas: High school legend Tony Sanchez takes aim at hapless UNLV — and coaching history
Tue, Feb 17, 2015 (8:25 p.m.)
For the record: Yes, Tony Sanchez knows what he’s getting himself into. He wasn’t born yesterday, and he didn’t ride into town yesterday, either ...

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Bishop Gorman head coach Tony Sanchez yells instructions to a player as his team warms up before a game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, against St. John Bosco.
Notebook: On-campus facility one of Sanchez’s next checklist items
UNLV Football:
Friday, February 6, 2015
Tony Sanchez has made it clear he’s trying to build something at UNLV, and that starts with bricks and cement as much as wins and losses.

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Tony Sanchez is announced as the new UNLV football team head coach by athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy and director of media relations Mark Wallington in the Stan Fulton Building ballroom on Thursday, December 11, 2014.
TV show helped Sanchez put together first recruiting class at UNLV
Rebels football:
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
For a high school coach making the leap straight to Division I college head coach, UNLV’s Tony Sanchez had a pretty recognizable face on the recruiting trail. He, and Rebels supporters, can thank ...

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Meet the UNLV football recruit who could be star of Rebels’ 2015 recruiting class
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
He could be the next football player to go from an under-the-radar recruit to star at UNLV. Brandon Presley, a 6-foot, 180-pound wide receiver from Great Oak in Temecula, Calif., is one of ...

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Bishop Gorman Gaels linebacker Nela Otukolo, center, looks on with other defensive players while waiting for the call to go in during a team practice at Fertitta Field on Monday afternoon.
Gorman’s Otukolo: ‘My heart was always with Fresno’
Monday, February 2, 2015
Nela Otukolo called it a grown-man decision. Would he play college football for the coach he was very fond of, or for the university where he felt at home? ...

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Bishop Gorman Gaels linebacker Nela Otukolo, center, looks on with other defensive players while waiting for the call to go in during a team practice at Fertitta Field on Monday afternoon.
Gorman’s Otukolo decommits from UNLV, to pick Boise State or Fresno State
UNLV Football: The linebacker would have been the first from perennial power Bishop Gorman to sign with the Rebels and new coach Sanchez
Sunday, February 1, 2015
The Bishop Gorman High to UNLV football pipeline won’t start with Nela Otukolo, after all. ...

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Tony Sanchez is announced as the new UNLV football team head coach by athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy and director of media relations Mark Wallington in the Stan Fulton Building ballroom on Thursday, December 11, 2014.
UNLV football season ticket sales could spike because of new coach Sanchez
Rebels Football:
Saturday, January 31, 2015
A new coach should attract new season ticket holders for UNLV football. When the university in early February begins its marketing push for ...

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UNLV Rebels fans watch a game against the Northern Illinois Huskies on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas. The Huskies won.
Study: It stinks being a football fan in Las Vegas
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Las Vegas is a great place for a lot of things — world-class entertainment, gambling, nonstop partying — but football isn’t one of them, at least not according to WalletHub’s study of the best and worst cities for football fans. The study of 142 cities with ...

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Bishop Gorman Gaels linebacker Nela Otukolo, center, looks on with other defensive players while waiting for the call to go in during a team practice at Fertitta Field on Monday afternoon.
Gorman football-to-UNLV pipeline starts with this commit
UNLV Football:
Friday, January 23, 2015
Bishop Gorman High senior linebacker Nela Otukolo might be the most significant prospect in Tony Sanchez’s first recruiting class as the UNLV football coach ...

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UNLV head coach Bobby Hauck with a look of concern on his face as the turnovers begin in the third quarter against UNR in Sam Boyd Stadium on Friday, November 29, 2014.
Bobby Hauck named special teams coordinator at San Diego State
UNLV Quick Hits:
Friday, January 23, 2015
Former UNLV football coach Bobby Hauck has a new gig. Hauck, who went 14-58 in five seasons at UNLV and resigned last November, was announced today as ...

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UNLV football grabs commitment from local lineman
Rebels Football:
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Another Las Vegas area high school football player is verbally committed to UNLV and new coach Tony Sanchez. Justin Polu, a 6-foot-4-inch, 300-pound lineman from Silverado High, took to social media today to commit to the Rebels ...

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UNLV wide receiver Devonte Boyd (83) fights off a tackle attempt by Nevada defensive back Evan Favors (19) after a catch and run at Sam Boyd Stadium on Friday, November 29, 2014.
UNLV’s Devonte Boyd named freshman all-American
UNLV Quick Hits:
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Devonte Boyd continues to be honored for his tremendous freshman season with the UNLV football team.

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Sun All-City Team member Melvin Johnson from Canyon Springs High School
Canyon Springs player first to commit to UNLV football in Sanchez era
High School Recruiting:
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
New UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez received his first verbal commitment from a Las Vegas-area high school player today ...

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UNLV head coach Dave Rice shouts orders to UNLV guard Cody Doolin (45) and teammates during their  basketball versus Utah at the MGM Garden Arena on Saturday, December 20, 2014.
Plenty to address as Rebels turn their attention to No. 3 Arizona
UNLV Basketball: UNLV is 0-3, all double-digit losses, against the Pac-12 this season, and now the league's best team comes to the Mack for a 7:05 p.m. tip-off
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
The Rebels are generally a more focused group after losses, UNLV coach Dave Rice has said a few times this year, and that’s a positive as far as avoiding losing streaks. But the fact that ...

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Tony Sanchez fist bumps with UNLV athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy after he is announced as the new UNLV football team head coach in the Stan Fulton Building ballroom on Thursday, December 11, 2014.
Sanchez announces full staff for his first season as UNLV’s football coach
Rebels Quick Hits:
Monday, December 22, 2014
First-year UNLV football coach Tony Sanchez officially announced his complete coaching staff today, filling in the few holes remaining after his press conference and a national radio interview last week. A pair of coaches are coming from ...

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