UNLV Men's Basketball

Rebels close out Bahamas trip with 15-point victory

Steve Marcus

Returning point guard Jalen Poyser speaks with reporters during UNLV basketball practice at Mendenhall Center on the UNLV campus Monday, August 1, 2016. The Rebels are practicing in preparation for a tournament later this month in the Bahamas.

Rebels close out Bahamas trip with 15-point victory
UNLV basketball:
Thu, Aug 18, 2016 (4:23 p.m.)
Sophomore guard Jalen Poyser scored 28 points and the Rebels wrapped up their exhibition tour in the Bahamas this afternoon with a 102-87 victory against the Providence Storm.
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UNLV not ready to join the Big 12, at least not yet
commentary:
Thursday, August 18, 2016
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Kris Clyburn (1) is shown during UNLV basketball practice at Mendenhall Center on the UNLV campus Monday, August 1, 2016.
Rebels notch 21-point win in 2nd Bahamas exhibition game
UNLV basketball:
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
UNLV went into halftime with an 11-point lead and doubled that in the first two and a half minutes of the second half, cruising to a 106-85 victory against the CTG Knights on Tuesday afternoon. The Rebels will wrap up their Bahamas exhibition tour Thursday at …
Marvin Menzies, UNLV men's basketball head coach, gives advice to Jalen Poyser (5) during UNLV basketball practice at Mendenhall Center on the UNLV campus Monday, August 1, 2016. The Rebels are practicing in preparation for a tournament later this month in the Bahamas.
Rebels drop opening game of exhibition tour in Bahamas
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Sunday, August 14, 2016
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Saturday, August 13, 2016
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Uche Ofoegbu (2) is shown during UNLV basketball practice at Mendenhall Center on the UNLV campus Monday, August 1, 2016. The Rebels are practicing in preparation for a tournament later this month in the Bahamas.
Grad transfers expected to help lead UNLV in Bahamas and beyond
Rebels basketball:
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
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Former Rebel Justin Hawkins gets break into college coaching
Thursday, August 4, 2016
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UNLV basketball players Jaylan Ballou, left, (22) and Cheickna Dembele (11) practice at Mendenhall Center on the UNLV campus Monday, August 1, 2016. The Rebels are practicing in preparation for a tournament later this month in the Bahamas.
Rebels bonding on the court in preparation for Bahamas trip
UNLV basketball:
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
In a couple of weeks, UNLV’s new-look basketball team will depart for the Bahamas to play three exhibition games. A lot of what the Rebels hope to accomplish will be complete before ...
Troy Brown Jr., Centennial HS, for Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven, Nov, 12. 2015.
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Thursday, July 28, 2016
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Anthony Bennett switches jersey number to honor friend Dejean-Jones
Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Rebels basketball:
Friday, July 22, 2016
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Troy Brown Jr., Centennial HS, for Las Vegas Sun's Super Seven, Nov, 12. 2015.
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high school basketball:
Thursday, July 21, 2016
A couple of weeks ago the Las Vegas Prospects had a rough showing at the Nike Peach Jam, and after a little bounce back in Milwaukee they were looking to ...
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Friday, July 15, 2016
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UNLV basketball:
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
As he ran down the court after a Philadelphia free throw in the first half, former Rebel Christian Wood hitched up his 76ers shorts. The string worked just fine, but a quick-handed culprit had tugged them down a tad during the free throw.
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Tuesday, July 12, 2016
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