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UNLV gets commitment from Tulane transfer Moses Wood

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T.J. Otzelberger, UNLV's new men's basketball head coach pumps his fist during a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center Thursday, March 28, 2019.

UNLV gets commitment from Tulane transfer Moses Wood
Sun, Apr 21, 2019 (10:44 a.m.)
UNLV added another long-term piece to its roster on Sunday, as Tulane transfer Moses Wood committed to the Rebels. Wood, a 6-foot-8 wing player, made the announcement ...
Bishop Gorman's Mwani Wilkinson (23) shoots during the Class 4A state high school basketball championship at the Orleans Arena Friday, March 1, 2019.
UNLV basketball in early on 'late bloomer' Mwani Wilkinson
Saturday, April 20, 2019
There’s a term that Bishop Gorman swingman Mwani Wilkinson has been hearing a lot lately. Most basketball players his age don’t care for it, but Wilkinson is embracing it. Late bloomer ...
UNLV head coach Marvin Menzies reacts during his team's game against UNR at the Thomas & Mack Center Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019.
Grand Canyon hires Marvin Menzies as assistant coach
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Former UNLV and New Mexico State head basketball coach Marvin Menzies is joining Grand Canyon University as an associate head coach ...
Liberty High player and Super Seven Award recipient Julian Strawther is interviewed during the Las Vegas Sun High School Basketball Media Day at Red Rock Casino, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018.
Julian Strawther commits to Gonzaga
Thursday, April 18, 2019
One of the best local prospects to come out of Las Vegas in recent years is now off the board, as Class of 2020 star Julian Strawther committed to Gonzaga today. Strawther, who is wrapping up his junior year at Liberty, made the announcement via ...
UNLV basketball coach T.J. Otzelberger is shown with athletic director Desiree Reed-Francois, left, and UNLV President Marta Meana at a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center Thursday, March 28, 2019.
Coaching staff, talent level and more UNLV questions
Thursday, April 18, 2019
The NCAA tournament has concluded and UNLV has officially announced its entire coaching staff, which means we are now past the coaching search and firmly onto the offseason. To get things going, let’s open it up ...
Liberty player Julian Strawther (0) lays up the ball around Coronado player Tyrelle Hunt (10) during a game at Liberty High School Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019.
Decision day nears for local prep star Julian Strawther
Basketball:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Julian Strawther has never been one to draw attention to himself, and that’s the approach the understated 6-foot-7 basketball star will take when he announces his ...
Quarterback Armani Rogers (1) looks for a receiver during the UNLV football team's Spring Showcase at the Peter Johann Memorial Field at UNLV on Saturday, April 6, 2019. Richard Brian
Analysis: Breaking down UNLV football after spring practice
Saturday, April 13, 2019
There is still a long way to go before the 2019 football season kicks off, so the UNLV football depth chart is not finalized by any means. That will happen in training camp, when head coach Tony Sanchez has a full roster (and a full practice schedule) to ...
T.J. Otzelberger, UNLV's new men's basketball head coach responds to a question during a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center Thursday, March 28, 2019.
Otzelberger announces assistant coaching staff for UNLV basketball
Friday, April 12, 2019
When T.J. Otzelberger was hired by UNLV at the end of March, he already had an idea of the kind of coaching staff he wanted to build. The 41-year-old said he wanted ...
Liberty player Julian Strawther (0) goes for a lay up during a game against Coronado at Liberty High School Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019.
Julian Strawther, Noah Taitz, Caleb Grill and more UNLV recruiting updates
Thursday, April 11, 2019
Over the weekend T.J. Otzelberger said he expected things to start happening “soon” for UNLV hoops, and he was right — the last few days have been a whirlwind of activity, with two key Rebels re-committing and an assistant coach joining the staff ...
Point guard Kevin Kruger looks for dribbling room against Oregon during the 2007 Sweet 16.
Kevin Kruger returning to UNLV as assistant coach
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
UNLV will have a very familiar — and popular — face on the sideline next season, as Kevin Kruger has been added to T.J. Otzelberger’s coaching staff ...
UNLV Rebels guard Amauri Hardy (3) makes a basket against the Loyola Marymount Lions during a game at the Thomas & Mack Center Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.
Amauri Hardy, Bryce Hamilton staying with UNLV basketball team
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Amauri Hardy is staying at UNLV. Exactly two weeks after entering the NCAA transfer portal, rising junior Amauri Hardy announced on Tuesday that he will withdraw his name and ...
T.J. Otzelberger, UNLV's new men's basketball head coach listens to a question during a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center Thursday, March 28, 2019.
Otzelberger expects current Rebels to decide soon: 'We're close'
Monday, April 8, 2019
It’s been almost two weeks since T.J. Otzelberger was hired as UNLV’s head basketball coach, and Rebels fans are getting a little antsy. Seven current UNLV players are still in the transfer portal, no assistant coaches have been announced and the calendar is in the middle of an NCAA-mandated recruiting dead period. The lack of movement may have some outside the program on edge, but one man who isn’t panicking is Otzelberger himself. While strolling the sideline at the UNLV football spring showcase on Saturday, Otzelberger ...
UNLV Athletics hosted a similar sale in 2011.
How to navigate UNLV's athletics surplus sale
Friday, April 5, 2019
Every two years, UNLV clears out its stock of game-used apparel and sports equipment with an early-morning sale held before the football team’s spring game ...
T.J. Otzelberger, new UNLV men's basketball coach, exits a Papillon helicopter for a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center Thursday, March 28, 2019.
UNLV basketball heading to Maui Invitational in 2020
Thursday, April 4, 2019
The Runnin’ Rebels will head back to Hawaii in 2020, this time to take part in the prestigious Maui Invitational. The field for the 2020 tournament was announced today, and UNLV was one of eight ...
UNLV Rebels defensive lineman Salanoa-Alo Wily (42) and  defensive back Jericho Flowers (7) bring down Air Force Falcons running back Kadin Remsberg (24) during their game Friday, October 19, 2018, at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas.
Rebels looking to bring defensive edge to spring showcase
Thursday, April 4, 2019
The intra-squad scrimmage will be the fans’ first chance to see the team in a competitive setting since the Rebels’ rousing victory over UNR in November ...