UNLV Men's Basketball

Blog: UNLV lights up the scoreboard in blowout against St. Katherine

L.E. Baskow

UNLV's Christian Wood soars through the air on his way to a slam dunk versus an overmatched St. Katherine at the Orleans Arena on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014.

Blog: UNLV lights up the scoreboard in blowout against St. Katherine
UNLV Basketball:
Published Fri, Dec 5, 2014 (6 p.m.), Updated Fri, Dec 5, 2014 (8:53 p.m.)
At least half the roster set new career highs in points as the Rebels (5-2) ran away from St. Katherine for a 113-51 victory tonight at the Orleans Arena.
Arizona State's Eric Jacobsen (21) grabs a rebound in front of UNLV's Christian Wood (5) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz.  Arizona State defeated UNLV 77-55. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Depleted Rebels heading to home away from home for St. Katherine
UNLV Basketball:
Friday, December 5, 2014
The next opponent is exactly what UNLV needs, because on short rest with two players doubtful and another looking for his next school, anything more than St. Katherine (1-7) could be trouble for the Rebels (4-2) right now.
UNLV's head coach Dave Rice has a few words for his player Kendall Smith #0 during their home opener versus Morehead State on Friday, November 14, 2014.
Sophomore guard Kendall Smith joins growing list of transfers from UNLV
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Kendall Smith’s UNLV career is over. The sophomore guard asked UNLV coach Dave Rice earlier today for a release after Smith stayed back in Las Vegas during the Rebels’ road trip to ...
UNLV’s Rashad Vaughn grimaces as he grabs his lower back due to injury during the second half against Arizona State on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State defeated UNLV 77-55.
Rebels get forked at Arizona State, limp away with 22-point loss
UNLV Basketball:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
How does a team leading by 15 go on to lose by 22? Very quickly, it turns out. UNLV led Arizona State 21-6 less than six minutes into the game, nearly every shot ...
Arizona State's Eric Jacobsen, middle, jumps for a rebound between UNLV's Christian Wood (5) and Patrick McCaw, left, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz.  Arizona State defeated UNLV 77-55. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Blog: Rebels implode and Vaughn injured in 22-point loss at Arizona State
UNLV Basketball:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
After jumping out to a 21-6 lead, UNLV went into halftime at Arizona State tied and never showed any signs of life in the second half of a 77-55 loss.
Arizona State head coach Herb Sendek yells to his players during their game against UNLV Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at the Thomas & Mack. Arizona State won the game 86-80.
UNLV and Arizona State drastically different from last year’s meeting
Rebels Basketball:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The most memorable individual performance in any UNLV game last season came at home when Arizona State’s Jahii Carson broke out for 40 points in an 86-80 victory. Fast forward nearly 13 months ...
UNLV forward Savon Goodman tries to drive past Fresno State guard Tyler Johson during their final regular season game Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Familiar faces: Next opponent includes one of many UNLV transfers
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
It’s hard to find an official record of such thing, but if there were a list of programs with the most former players currently on other Division I rosters, then UNLV would certainly be at or near the top. There have been eight transfers out of UNLV during coach Dave Rice’s first three full seasons, which is high but not entirely unique. That’s happening at a lot of programs these days. What is unique is that ...
UNLV guard Rashad Vaughn (1) drives to the hoop past Albany players at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014.
In home victory against Albany, Vaughn finds cure for what ailed him
Rebels Basketball:
Saturday, November 29, 2014
The same thing that appeared so difficult for Rashad Vaughn one week ago couldn’t have looked easier Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center ...
UNLV's Devante Davis makes a touchdown catch over UNR's Evan Favors during the first half at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014.
Blog: Hauck’s tenure ends with Fremont Cannon going back to Reno
Rebels Athletics:
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Bobby Hauck's time at UNLV ends with a loss, his 49th in five seasons, as UNR turned a competitive game into a 49-27 blowout with a strong second half built on more than 400 rushing yards.
Boise State's Anthony Drmic (center) moves the ball between Wyoming's Larry Nance Jr. and Nathan Sobey during the second half in Boise, Idaho, on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. Wyoming defeated Boise State 52-50.
Bern’s-Eye View: Forecasting Mountain West Basketball Week 3
Analysis:
Friday, November 28, 2014
Early in the season I have two main takeaways from the Mountain West: Wyoming is going to be a lot of fun and No. 15 San Diego State looks way better than I thought they would this early in the season. Those are a couple of scary propositions for the rest of the league that includes teams that are off to good starts (Colorado State, Boise State, UNLV) without marquee performances like the Cowboys and Aztecs.
UNLV's Christian Wood, center, drives to the basket past Temple defenders during the second half of a game for third place in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in New York. UNLV defeated Temple 57-50.
In return home, Rebels aiming to make their offense less offensive
Friday, November 28, 2014
The Rebels (3-1) have yet to break 60 points entering Saturday’s home game against Albany, which tips off at 3:30 p.m. at the Thomas & Mack Center and streams on the Mountain West Network.
UNLV's Christian Wood, center, drives to the basket past Temple defenders during the second half of a game for third place in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in New York. UNLV defeated Temple 57-50.
Wood carries Rebels past Owls in solid bounceback victory
UNLV basketball: UNLV's sophomore forward registers new career highs in points (18) and rebounds (13) while leading UNLV to 57-50 victory against Temple
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The volume finally became too much for Christian Wood to ignore. Everyone from coach Dave Rice to senior guard Cody Doolin to the guys handing him water has told Wood what the Rebels need from him ...
UNLV's Dwayne Morgan, right, fouls Temple's Mark Williams during the first half of a game for third place in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in New York.
Blog: Rebels bounce back from ugly loss with 57-50 win against Temple
UNLV Basketball:
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Christian Wood scored a career-high 18 points to go along with 13 rebounds and four blocks while leading UNLV to a 57-50 comeback victory against Temple that salvages the Rebels' trip out to Brooklyn.
UNLV's Christian Wood, center, fights Stanford defenders for a rebound in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in New York, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Stanford defeated UNLV 89-60.
Stanford takes UNLV to school in Brooklyn beatdown
Rebels basketball: Rebels don't have time to get wrapped up in 89-60 loss with another game at Barclays Center on tap Saturday night
Friday, November 21, 2014
If someone stumbled into the Barclays Center tonight and witnessed the game of basketball for the first time in their life, they would be able to explain, without a doubt, that Stanford played this game better in every way, shape and form than UNLV. You didn’t need nuance or depth to call this 89-60 UNLV loss what it was ...
Stanford's Chasson Randle, left, fouls UNLV's Cody Doolin during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in New York, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.
Blog: In Big Apple vs. Stanford, Rebels suffer most lopsided loss of Rice era
UNLV Basketball:
Friday, November 21, 2014
In its first major test of the season UNLV failed across the board. The Rebels gave up easy points early and often and got run out of the Barclays Center 89-60 by Stanford here ...