UNLV Men's Basketball

Menzies’ recruiting prowess takes toll on Mizzou hoops

UNLV Runnin Rebels head coach Marvin Menzies responds to interview questions from a fan during the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising event at Born and Raised on Wednesday evening.

Menzies’ recruiting prowess takes toll on Mizzou hoops
Fri, May 20, 2016 (2 a.m.)
UNLV is just killing Mizzou on the basketball recruiting trail. The Tigers desperately need another big man for next season. Their staff worked high school standout ...
Milwaukee head coach Rob Jeter waves a finger as he questions a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, in South Bend, Ind.
Jeter ready for new start at UNLV after difficult ending at UW-Milwaukee
Rebels basketball:
Thursday, May 19, 2016
After an 11-year tenure at UW-Milwaukee abruptly ended in March, Rob Jeter took a little time to figure his next step. Turned out a few weeks of full-time duty checking off the honey-do list at home was all he needed to get the coaching juices flowing again, so when he started figuring out job opportunities the process went rather quickly.
UNLV Runnin Rebels head coach Marvin Menzies takes a selfie photo with a fan during the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising event at Born and Raised on Wednesday evening.
UNLV basketball notches 3 more commitments
Rebels quick hits: A freshman, a transfer and a grad transfer are heading to the Rebels
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
On Tuesday night during a meet and greet at Born and Raised in Henderson, UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies told a bar full of supporters to expect some news soon about ...
UNLV Runnin Rebels head coach Marvin Menzies responds to interview questions from a fan during the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising event at Born and Raised on Wednesday evening.
Another Chicago player commits to Rebels; big man schedules visit
UNLV quick hits:
Thursday, May 12, 2016
The Rebels picked up their second commit out of Illinois this week as shooting guard Zion Morgan this morning announced his decision …
UNLV Runnin Rebels head coach Marvin Menzies speaks to the audience during the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising event at Born and Raised on Wednesday evening.
Forward from Chicago commits to UNLV
Rebels quick hits:
Monday, May 9, 2016
The Rebels’ roster continues to grow as 6-foot-7 forward Ben Coupet announced his commitment on Twitter this morning. The Chicago native was in Las Vegas for an official visit over the weekend.
UNLV head coach Dave Rice makes a call versus Fresno State during the Mountain West opener at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, December 30, 2015.
Dave Rice settling in with UNR basketball, calls Reno school ‘right decision for me’
Saturday, May 7, 2016
Dave Rice spent nearly two decades in Las Vegas and he’s not forgetting those years just because he’s landed at UNR on Eric Musselman’s basketball staff. But he’s also focused on the future and his next chapter, which will not unfold in UNLV red but rather ...
Milwaukee head coach Rob Jeter waves a finger as he questions a call during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Notre Dame, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, in South Bend, Ind.
Menzies completes coaching staff at UNLV
Thursday, May 5, 2016
UNLV men’s basketball coach Marvin Menzies has rounded out his coaching staff with Rob Jeter and Eric Brown, multiple sources confirmed. Jeter was the coach for 11 years at ...
University of Oklahoma basketball coach Lon Kruger stands with UNLV coach Marvin Menzies during the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraising event Wednesday, May 4, 2016, at Born and Raised.
Menzies, reunited with Kruger for good cause, seizes chance to mingle with fans
UNLV Basketball:
Thursday, May 5, 2016
Marvin Menzies hasn’t had much time to go out in the Las Vegas community since taking over UNLV’s basketball program. Building a roster from nearly the ground up has, understandably, taken priority. So when the opportunity came to appear with ...
UNLV forward Ben Carter (13) gives "high fives" to fans lined up the congratulate him after defeating Air Force 100-64 in their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, January 16, 2016.
UNLV’s Ben Carter leaving for Michigan State
Rebels Basketball:
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Ben Carter will spend his final collegiate season at Michigan State, he announced on Twitter today. Carter is on pace to graduate and will be eligible immediately for ...
New UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies appears before the media and invited guests Friday, April 22, 2016, offering his thoughts on the program’s future after the Nevada Board of Regents approved his contract.
UNLV basketball lands another commit in 6-foot-11 Africa native
Rebels quick hits:
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Rebels have another piece in place as big man Cheickna Dembele today committed to the program, multiple sources confirmed. Listed at 6-foot-11 and 220 pounds, Dembele was also getting interest from Michigan State and …
New UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies appears before the media and invited guests sporting new hat and ball after the Nevada Board of Regents approved his contract on Friday, April 22, 2016.
Junior college guard is Menzies’ first commit at UNLV
Rebels Basketball:
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Guard Kris Clyburn will be new UNLV coach Marvin Menzies’ first incoming player, the program announced today. Clyburn, listed at 6-foot-6, comes from Ranger (Community) College in Ranger, Texas, and he will have three years of ...
New UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies and his wife, Tammy, applaud Friday, April 22, 2016, as the Nevada Board of Regents approves his contract.
New UNLV coach Menzies left New Mexico State in great shape
Rebels Basketball:
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
In addition to the on court success, Marvin Menzies' New Mexico State teams also had success off the court. His players graduated, the team's Academic Progress Rate is in good standing, the team grade point average was pretty solid and his players were out in the community with community service ...
Nike is re-releasing the Dunks this month as part of the company’s “Be True To Your School” movement. The high-top Runnin’ Rebel version of the shoes, which are grey and varsity red, are expected to be priced at $75.
Nike to rerelease UNLV basketball shoes of late 1980s
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
The style of shoe worn by UNLV’s 1987 Final Four team are making a return. In 1985, Nike introduced the Dunks in seven color schemes to represent the most popular college basketball programs of that era ...
Former UNLV head basketball coach Dave Rice sits in the stands during a game against Wyoming on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016, at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Switching sides: Former Rebels coach Dave Rice joins staff at UNR
UNLV basketball:
Monday, April 25, 2016
Former UNLV basketball coach Dave Rice was fired from his dream job on Jan. 10. Now, he returns to coaching in the state of Nevada, and part of his new job will be making the in-state rivalry a nightmare for the Rebels. UNR will hire Rice for ...
New UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies appears before the media and invited guests Friday, April 22, 2016, offering his thoughts on the program’s future after the Nevada Board of Regents approved his contract.
Analysis: Don’t discount passionate Menzies’ chances at UNLV
Understated introduction doesn’t mean underwhelming possibilities
Saturday, April 23, 2016
UNLV crammed new basketball coach Marvin Menzies’ introductory press conference into the overhang of the Mendenhall Center Friday, a much different scene from two weeks ago when Chris Beard held court over the spacious ...