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Outgoing UNLV athletic director thanks supporters, touts accomplishments

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UNLV athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy cheers the team on versus San Jose State during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.

Outgoing UNLV athletic director thanks supporters, touts accomplishments
Sat, May 27, 2017 (2 a.m.)
“As a lifelong Las Vegan, former UNLV student-athlete, former UNLV coach, former UNLV administrator and the first woman and first alumna of the school to be ...

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UNLV gear was available to fans wanting a photo with Hey Reb during the Rebel Summer Fan Fest at Town Square to celebrate the upcoming sports seasons on Thursday, May 19, 2017.  The event included entertainment, food, giveaways and question-and-answer sessions with coaches.
Passion rekindled: Diehards turn out for UNLV fan fest
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Friday, May 19, 2017
The official attendance records may not reflect just how bad things got for UNLV basketball last year, but there were nights when you would have been hard pressed to count 4,000 people inside the Thomas & Mack Center. So it was encouraging to see about 500 enthusiastic fans turn out on Thursday evening for ...

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Ex-Syracuse football safety Chauncey Scissum transferring to UNLV
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Former Syracuse football safety Chauncey Scissum will play out his final year of eligibility at UNLV, he announced Monday night on social media. The Rochester-area native had announced his intention to ...
Former UNLV football player Jamaal Brimmer poses for a portait on the training field at UNLV, Wed. April 19, 2017.
UNLV's Jamaal Brimmer still remembered for that game at Wisconsin
Brimmer, who will be inducted Thursday into the UNLV Athletics Hall of Fame, finds coaching high school football to be therapeutic
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
The Canyon Springs High football players couldn’t get enough of this story. Coaches were reminiscing about how Jamaal Brimmer, the Pioneers defensive coordinator, had the game of a lifetime in 2003 for UNLV when it upset 14th-ranked Wisconsin on the road. Brimmer had ...

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UNLV guard Jovan Mooring (30) elevates for a jump shot over Air Force guard Trevor Lyons (20) during their game at the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017.
Video: The Sun answers your UNLV sports questions
Thursday, April 6, 2017
The Sun's UNLV sports beat writer, Mike Grimala, sat down to answer your wide-ranging reader questions about the Rebels. Just some ...

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UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez works with his players as the football team conducts their first spring practice of the year on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
UNLV football pegged for two ESPN2 games, including tilt with BYU
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
The Rebels’ home game Nov. 10 against BYU and Nov. 17 at New Mexico have been pegged for ESPN2 ...

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UNLV quarterback Armani Rogers (1) crosses into the end zone for a touchdown on April 1, 2017, during UNLVs spring showcase scrimmage game. Photo by Richard Brian.
Armani Rogers gains support as face of UNLV during scrimmage
Saturday, April 1, 2017
As the final whistle blew for the UNLV football team’s spring scrimmage this afternoon, hundreds of fans flocked the field. All of the players talked football, took photos and signed autographs for fans but only player had a line of children eagerly holding sharpies and footballs. ...
UNLV QB's Johnny Stanton (4), Armani Rogers (1) and Kurt Palandech (14) each roll out as the UNLV football team conducts their first spring practice of the year on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
UNLV quarterbacks to take center stage at Spring Showcase
Friday, March 31, 2017
Armani Rogers and Johnny Stanton have spent the past month battling for UNLV’s starting quarterback job, and on Saturday they’ll take center stage as they deliver their biggest statements yet at the team’s annual Spring Showcase. Rogers, a 6-foot-5 redshirt freshman, has ...

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UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez announces his third signing class to reporters at the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017.
Sanchez using new Las Vegas stadium to boost recruiting
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Just one day after it was confirmed that an NFL team would be relocating to Las Vegas and providing a brand-new stadium for the UNLV football program, Rebels coach Tony Sanchez said he’s already received some rave reviews from potential recruits. Sanchez was a ...

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Matt Gutierrez carries a Raiders flag by the sign welcoming visitors to Las Vegas, Monday, March 27, 2017. NFL team owners approved the move of the Raiders to Las Vegas in a vote at an NFL football annual meeting in Phoenix.
With move approved, it's time for Las Vegas to welcome Raiders with open arms
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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Just like many other locals I’m not a fan of Raider Nation. But, also like many locals, I sure love Las Vegas. So, when residents wonder if it’s possible to root for their favorite NFL team — the Pittsburgh Steelers here — and the Raiders at the same time, there’s a simple answer ...

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UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez works with his players as the football team conducts their first spring practice of the year on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.
New stadium is new opportunity for UNLV football
Monday, March 27, 2017
When NFL owners voted to relocate the Raiders to Las Vegas on Monday morning, it was almost as if the city gained two new football teams. That’s how important the Raiders’ new stadium will be to the future of UNLV football, according to head coach Tony Sanchez. The stadium is expected ...

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Raiders owner Mark Davis poses with Raiders fans during a bill signing ceremony at UNLV Monday, Oct. 17, 2016. The bill will increase hotel room tax to help finance a $1.9 billion stadium.
Welcome to Las Vegas, Raiders: NFL’s famed franchise should get OK to move to here today
The Raiders are looking for 24 of 32 NFL owners to approve relocating to Las Vegas
Monday, March 27, 2017
In the heart of the Sonoran desert stands the Arizona Biltmore resort, a stunning oasis built in 1929 that long has served as a getaway for the famous and fabulous. Wealth and power will gather at the Biltmore again this week as National Football League owners ...

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Fresno State QB Chason Virgil (5) is ls sacked by UNLV's  Mike Hughes Jr. (99) at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016.
Once high school rivals, Mike Hughes Jr. thriving at UNLV with Tony Sanchez
Saturday, March 25, 2017
There are days when Mike Hughes Jr. shows up to UNLV’s Lied Athletic Complex proudly wearing a Palo Verde High football shirt. Hughes, the Rebels’ ...

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UNLV's Jamaal Brimmer brings down Wyoming's Joseph Harris during the second quarter at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2004. R. MARSH STARKS / LAS VEGAS SUN
Golf legend Ryan Moore, basketball great Mark Wade picked for UNLV Athletics Hall of Fame
Thursday, March 23, 2017
He helped the UNLV basketball team reach the 1987 Final Four and is one of the best guards in program history. Another won an individual national golf championship and ...

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UNLV's QB Armani Rogers tosses the ball as football practice begins during their fall camp on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016.
Armani Rogers making a play for UNLV football's No. 1 QB job
Saturday, March 18, 2017
Last year, injuries and ineffectiveness led to the Rebels starting three different quarterbacks over the course of the season. Now, the hope is that redshirt freshman Armani Rodgers can step in and put an end to the QB carousel for the forseeable future ...

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