UNLV Men's Basketball

Junior college guard is Menzies’ first commit at UNLV

L.E. Baskow

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:
Tue, Apr 26, 2016 (1:24 p.m.)
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 ...
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.
With 5-year, $3.7 million contract approved, UNLV coach says it’s time to work
Friday, April 22, 2016
Standing in the Mendenhall Center gym, Marvin Menzies listed some of the programs that have told him thanks, but no thanks. Tulsa. Colorado State. Even Texas Tech, which provided the most bizarre ...
New UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies speaks before the Nevada Board of Regents on Friday, April 22, 2016, after getting his contract approved.
Board of Regents approves Menzies contract on 12-1 vote
UNLV basketball:
Friday, April 22, 2016
After a little more than an hour of public comment, discussion and lamenting about the process, Marvin Menzies officially became UNLV’s new men’s basketball coach this morning.
The blame game: UNLV’s wild hoops carousel has fans looking for scapegoats
The blame game: UNLV’s wild hoops carousel has fans looking for scapegoats
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Stop looking for someone to fault for UNLV losing its basketball coach before anyone could tell him he’s no Tark. Blame only ...
UNLV forward Dwayne Morgan (15) fights for control of the ball with San Jose State forward Frank Rogers (14) and others Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at the Thomas & Mack Center.
On second thought, Dwayne Morgan to stay with UNLV basketball
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
With a new coaching regime taking over, Dwayne Morgan was supposed to leave the UNLV basketball program with the other departing players. Some were headed to the NBA, others to different college programs. Three weeks ago ...
Then-New Mexico State coach Marvin Menzies directs his team in December 2013 against Gonzaga.
By the numbers: Marvin Menzies struggled to beat ranked opponents
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
The numbers could provide insight as to how Marvin Menzies’ UNLV basketball teams will look and play. For instance, take his affection for using international players to build a roster. Last season, New Mexico State had nine players from outside the United States. When New Mexico State made ...
New Mexico State head coach Marvin Menzies watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA basketball game against New Mexico on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, in Las Cruces, N.M.
New coach asks for support to make UNLV basketball ‘Marvelous’
UNLV Rebels:
Monday, April 18, 2016
Marvin Menzies’ contract to coach the UNLV basketball team was submitted today to the Nevada Board of Regents for approval on Friday. It’s a 5-year deal with $700,000 in guaranteed money in the initial three seasons ...
New Mexico State head coach Marvin Menzies watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA basketball game against New Mexico on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, in Las Cruces, N.M.
UNLV leaders made the right choice with bold hire of Marvin Menzies
ray brewer:
Sunday, April 17, 2016
They didn’t let public outcry influence their decision in naming Marvin Menzies Saturday as Rebels’ new basketball coach. For that bold decision, I give them credit. They did what they felt was best for the university. If they'd ...
Then-New Mexico State coach Marvin Menzies directs his team in December 2013 against Gonzaga.
UNLV turns to New Mexico State coach Marvin Menzies to lead basketball program
In March, Menzies pulled out of consideration for job; today, he's on the Rebels' coach
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Marvin Menzies, the nine-year New Mexico State coach, was still a phone call away. And he was willing to take the call. UNLV acted fast in attempting to fill its unexpected vacancy, agreeing in principle with Menzies to ...
In this screen shot from a streamed video feed, Chris Beard flashes Texas Tech's "Guns Up" gesture while being introduced as the Red Raiders' head men's basketball coach on Saturday, April 16, 2016.
‘It’s great to be home’: Beard introduced at Texas Tech
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Eight days after being introduced as UNLV's 14th head men's basketball coach, Chris Beard got another introduction — this time at Texas Tech. “Simply stated, it is great to be home,” Beard said during a ...
San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge, center, chases the ball against Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) and Draymond Green during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, March 19, 2016, in San Antonio.
NBA Playoffs in Las Vegas: First-round preview, odds and picks
Saturday, April 16, 2016
The only thing deeper than Stephen Curry’s shooting range in this year’s NBA Playoffs is the competitiveness gulf of the two conference’s first-round matchups. Never in recent NBA history have the betting odds contrasted ...