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Southern Utah hires UNLV interim coach Todd Simon

L.E. Baskow

UNLV interim head coach Todd Simon is animated while calling another play versus Fresno State during their Mountain West Championship second game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Thursday, March 10, 2016.

Southern Utah hires UNLV interim coach Todd Simon
Rebels basketball:
Published Tue, Mar 22, 2016 (12:33 p.m.), Updated Tue, Mar 22, 2016 (4:01 p.m.)
UNLV interim basketball coach Todd Simon will take over at Southern Utah, it was announced this afternoon. Simon was an assistant for two full seasons before ...
Cincinnati hoops coach gets permission to speak to UNLV about job
Monday, March 21, 2016
The University of Cincinnati received a request for permission from UNLV to talk to Bearcats basketball coach Mick Cronin about the Runnin’ Rebels job, sources told …
UNLV forward Stephen Zimmerman Jr. (33) sits on the bench after fouling out during their Mountain West Championship first game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, March 9, 2016.
Four musts for UNLV’s next basketball coach
Monday, March 21, 2016
If the Runnin’ Rebels are going to build on what former coach Dave Rice tried to build, they will have to maintain his scheduling philosophy but come up with solutions for three shortcomings the program had during his tenure ...
UNLV Associate Head Coach Stacey Augmon barks orders from the bench versus San Diego State during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, January 30, 2016.
The way Augmon is pursuing UNLV coaching job is all wrong
Ray Brewer:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Everything from his supporters taking out a full-page newspaper ad to lobby for the job to Stacey Augmon being critical of UNLV officials for passing him over for the ...
UNLV Athletic Director Tina Kunzer-Murphy confers with Associate Athletic Director of External Relations Darryl Seibel as the game with Fresno State nears the end in the Mountain West Championship second game Thursday, March 10, 2016, at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Standing at crossroads, next few weeks are critical for UNLV basketball
UNLV Rebels:
Saturday, March 12, 2016
The season’s end is the start of the next era for UNLV basketball. How the program handles the next month will determine what that future looks like for the next five years and beyond. There’s a lot to figure out with ...
Fresno State guard Cezar Guerrero (12) yells in intimidation as UNLV guard Jerome Seagears (2) drives him off during their Mountain West Championship second game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Thursday, March 10, 2016.
Mountain West reverses course, will stick with 11-team tourney format
Friday, March 11, 2016
Mountain West Conference presidents have abandoned a plan to reduce its men's and women's basketball tournaments to eight teams after the conference's coaches ...
UNLV forward Stephen Zimmerman Jr. (33) sits on the bench with a towel over his head after fouling out of the game late versus Fresno State during their Mountain West Championship second game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Thursday, March 10, 2016.
Rebels enter unknown after season-ending loss to Fresno State
UNLV Basketball: UNLV could be in for major overhaul following second straight 18-15 record
Thursday, March 10, 2016
When it was over, 13 players and three coaches shuffled up the Thomas & Mack Center tunnel unsure if they would ever trot back down. One of the tunnel walls features a preseason ...
UNLV forward Stephen Zimmerman Jr. is shown on the bench with a towel over his head after fouling out against Fresno State during their Mountain West Tournament quarterfinal game at the Thomas & Mack Center, Thursday, March 10, 2016.
Instant Analysis: UNLV puts up good fight against Fresno State, still not enough to extend season
ray brewer:
Thursday, March 10, 2016
The UNLV basketball team’s season is over. The Rebels are missing the NCAA Tournament for a third straight season, falling 95-82 to Fresno State in the Mountain West quarterfinals ...
UNLV guard Jerome Seagears (2) drives near Fresno State forward Cullen Russo (13) during their Mountain West Tournament game at the Thomas & Mack Center, Thursday, March 10, 2016.
Blog: Rebels’ season ends with 95-82 quartefinal loss to Fresno State
UNLV Basketball:
Thursday, March 10, 2016
For the second straight season, UNLV ends the year with an 18-15 record and an exit in the Mountain West tournament quarterfinals. The Rebels trailed Fresno State the entire way, and despite keeping it close for awhile they ran out of gas in a ??-?? loss at the Thomas & Mack Center.
UNLV guard Barry Cheaney (5) drives past Air Force forward Kyle Broekhuis (25) during their Mountain West Championship first game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, March 9, 2016.  L.E. Basko
Cheaney, Rebels step up to win triple-overtime classic
UNLV basketball: UNLV advances to the Mountain West tournament quarterfinals Thursday at 6 p.m. against Fresno State with a 108-102 thriller against Air Force
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
A walk-on who wasn’t even on the team to start the season played career-high minutes to help win a triple-overtime Mountain West Conference tournament thriller, because of course Barry Cheaney did. The 2015-16 UNLV basketball season has been a lot of things but predictable isn’t one, so just when ...
UNLV guard Ike Nwamu readies to dunk the ball in finishing off Air Force in triple overtime during their Mountain West Championship game Wednesday, March 9, 2016, at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Blog: UNLV holds on for exciting triple-overtime win against Air Force
Rebels basketball:
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Pat McCaw and Ike Nwamu played every excruciating minute, and with two walk-ons taking on a significant role the Rebels rallied to win a thrilling triple-overtime game 108-102 against Air Force. UNLV will play Fresno State tomorrow at 6 p.m.
UNLV forward Stephen Zimmerman Jr. (33) drives to the lane while bulling past Air Force center Zach Moer (41) during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, January 16, 2016.
Rebels’ uphill trek through league tourney starts today against Air Force
UNLV Basketball:
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
When UNLV added former walk-on Bryan Glenn to the roster to add some depth, the Rebels faced a simple problem ...
UNLV guard Patrick McCaw (22) dives between the legs of Wyoming guard Josh Adams (14) for a loose ball during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, February 27, 2016.
UNLV’s McCaw named second team all-conference and all-defense
Rebels Quick Hits:
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
UNLV’s Pat McCaw was named to the coaches’ second team and all-defensive team, the Mountain West announced this morning.
Teacher Andrew Carrillo poses in his third grade classroom at Cunningham Elementary School Monday, Feb. 29, 2016. Carrillo uses the "Dream Big or Go Home" slogan with students and followed his own words by applying to be the next UNLV basketball coach.
Teacher gets an assist from UNLV basketball
Monday, March 7, 2016
Imparting the lesson that no goal is too lofty to reach for, he applies for the job to coach the men's basketball team ...
UNLV interim head coach Todd Simon looks on with concern as San Diego State dominates during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, January 30, 2016.
Worst loss in 16 years ends Rebels’ regular season
UNLV Basketball:
Saturday, March 5, 2016
For a UNLV team with four guys who played the entire first half, the 15-minute halftime break seemed like the only thing that could add any life to …