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Former UNLV star Greg Anthony suspended after solicitation charge

Former UNLV basketball player Greg Anthony has his number retired at halftime of the UNLV/Dixie State exhibition game, Tuesday Nov. 7, 2006, in Las Vegas. Anthony was a member of the 1990 national championship team coached by Jerry Tarkanian.

Former UNLV star Greg Anthony suspended after solicitation charge
Published Fri, Jan 16, 2015 (10 p.m.), Updated Sat, Jan 17, 2015 (1:57 p.m.)
"I made a mistake," Anthony said in a statement. "With this lapse of judgment, I embarrassed many, including myself. I will work to regain the trust that I have lost, and the first step is saying that I am sorry" ...
UNLV head coach Dave Rice directs traffic versus SJS during their basketball game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, January 10, 2015. L.E. Baskow.
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Wyoming guard Riley Grabau leaps as he tries to keep the ball inbounds during their Mountain West Conference tournament game against UNLV Thursday, March 13, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
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Analysis:
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
We’re basically a quarter into Mountain West play and there’s so much I feel like I still don’t know about this league.
Boise State's Derrick Marks heads past UNLV's Goodluck Okonoboh during the second half in Boise, Idaho, on Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. Boise State won 82-73 in overtime.
UNLV collapses in OT at Boise State, falls to 1-3 in the Mountain West
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Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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UNLV's Christian Wood (5) looks to the basket past as Boise State's James Webb III defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger)
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UNLV Basketball:
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
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UNLV forward Dwayne Morgan (15) reaches for a loose ball surrounded by San Jose State defenders during their basketball game Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at the Thomas and Mack Center.
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Tuesday, January 13, 2015
The first of UNLV’s true freshmen to commit to the program has been the last to seemingly catch up to the Division I level. Dwayne Morgan doesn’t hide from this because he knows he’s now getting better at a little faster pace. Morgan, a Baltimore native, also knows, just as the rest of the Rebels do, that his continued development could be the biggest key for UNLV growing as ...
UNLV guard Rashad Vaughn (1) splits the SJS defense on the way to the basket during their basketball game at the Thomas and Mack Center on Saturday, January 10, 2015.
Rebels, trying to learn from UNR loss, handle business against San Jose State
UNLV Basketball:
Saturday, January 10, 2015
By the end, tonight was as routine as it was supposed to be and that’s precisely what the Rebels needed after starting Mountain West play 0-2.
A UNLV band member sports some crazy red hair while warming up on the sax before their basketball game versus SJS at the Thomas and Mack Center.
Blog: Vaughn gets double-double in 34-point victory against San Jose State
UNLV Basketball:
Saturday, January 10, 2015
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UNLV head coach Dave Rice and others are dismayed on the bench as UNR catches up late in the game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, January 7, 2015. L.E. Baskow.
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UNLV Basketball:
Friday, January 9, 2015
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UNLV forward Christian Wood looks to the UNR players celebrating their late-game win 64-62 at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015.
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UNLV Basketball:
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UNLV guard Jordan Cornish sits dismayed on the bench as UNR goes up late at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. UNR went on to win 64-62.
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Rebels basketball:
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
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UNLV forward Carlos Lopez Sosa guards Wyoming forward Larry Nance Jr. during their game Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV won 48-46.
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Analysis:
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
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UNLV head coach Dave Rice directs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015.
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UNLV Basketball:
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
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Sports Betting:
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
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