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UNLV Basketball

Rebels routed in second straight game, lose to Fresno State

Steve Marcus

UNLV Rebels forward Brandon McCoy (44), Kris Clyburn (1), Shakur Juiston (10) and Jordan Johnson (24) head toward head coach Marvin Menzies during a time out in their game against the Fresno State Bulldogs at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.

Rebels routed in second straight game, lose to Fresno State
Wed, Feb 21, 2018 (10:49 p.m.)
Brandon McCoy walked into the postgame press conference after UNLV's 77-64 loss to Fresno State with his head in his hands. The freshman had posted 12 points and 11 rebounds, but it wasn't nearly enough to ...
UNLV Rebels guard Jovan Mooring (30) puts up the ball during a game against the Fresno State Bulldogs at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018.
Blog: Fresno State beats UNLV, 77-64
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
It's getting to that point in the season where every game matters, and UNLV's home tilt against Fresno State today is shaping up to be a big one. The Rebels (19-9, 8-6 Mountain West) are ...
A young fan cheers for the Rebels during a game against the Air Force Falcons at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
UNLV basketball hoping to bring fans back to the Thomas & Mack Center
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
UNLV home games at the Thomas and Mack Center are unique in the college basketball world. From the red carpet rollout to the flashy introductions to the fireworks to the new on-court light projection display, the build-up to a Rebels game is unlike any other when it ...
UNLV's forward Brandon McCoy (44) dunks the ball over Illinois during their game at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017.
With NBA decision looming, UNLV's Brandon McCoy continues to grow
rebels basketball:
Monday, February 19, 2018
For Brandon McCoy, the countdown is on. There are four games left in the regular season for UNLV, followed by the Mountain West tournament, and if things go well, another game or two in the NIT (or if things go really well, the NCAA tournament). A half dozen games ...
Pyrotechnics explode during a pregame show before a UNLV game against the Air Force Falcons at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
Joel Ntambwe commits to UNLV basketball
Saturday, February 17, 2018
UNLV added a third player to its incoming recruiting class on Saturday, as 2018 forward Joel Ntambwe committed to the Rebels. Ntambwe, a 6-foot-9 senior who is rated as a three-star prospect by Rivals, made the announcement via his Twitter account ...
UNLV's head coach Marvin Menzies helps UNLV's guard Jovan Mooring (30) up after a hard foul versus Illinois during their game at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017.
'Flat' Rebels blown out at San Diego State
Saturday, February 17, 2018
What to make of UNLV's 94-56 loss at San Diego State on Saturday? It's a question the Rebels started contemplating the moment the buzzer sounded on their worst performance of the season. The Rebels came into Viejas Arena on a roll and playing their best ...
UNLV Rebels forward Brandon McCoy (44) puts up a shot over Air Force Falcons center Frank Toohey (33) and guard Keaton Van Soelen (44) during a game at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
Live blog: Rebels blown out at San Diego State, 94-56
Saturday, February 17, 2018
The last time UNLV went on the road, the Rebels notched their best win of the season with an 86-78 triumph at first-place UNR. That kicked off a three game mini-winning streak that has rejuvenated the Rebels as dark-horse contenders in the Mountain West ...
UNLV head coach Marvin Menzies watches the Rebels take on the San Jose State Spartans at the Thomas and Mack Center Wednesday Jan. 31, 2018.
UNLV hosts 2018 recruit Joel Ntambwe on official visit
Friday, February 16, 2018
UNLV has two incoming recruits signed for the Class of 2018, but it's no secret that the Rebels are still busy on the recruiting trail, looking for more reinforcements. With Jovan Mooring and Jordan Johnson set to graduate, and Bryce Hamilton and Trey Woodbury ...
UNLV head coach Marvin Menzies gives encouragement to UNLV Rebels guard Jovan Mooring (30) as he goes to take free throws after being fouled during a game against the Air Force Falcons at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
Rebels hold off Air Force, rack up third straight win
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
For most of the season, it would have been hard to imagine UNLV winning on a night that saw star big men Brandon McCoy and Shakur Juiston combine for ...
Air Force players wear "Vegas Strong" shirts as they head to the court to warm up for a game against UNLV at the Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
Blog: Rebels hold on for 81-73 win over Air Force
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
UNLV used a late 7-0 run to pull away from Air Force for an 81-73 win. Up 70-67 with less than two minutes to play, Kris Clyburn snuck along the baseline for ...
UNLV Rebels guard Amauri Hardy (3) drives to the basket against the Northern Colorado Bears during their NCAA basketball game Friday, December 22, 2017, at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV won the game 94-91 to move their record to 11-2.
Analysis: Three-guard lineup clicking for UNLV basketball
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
UNLV has once again looked like one of the Mountain West's best teams over the past couple weeks, picking up wins over conference contenders UNR and Wyoming while making a statement in an overtime loss at Boise State. The Rebels ...
This Nov. 6, 2007, file photo shows Armen Gilliam, a former UNLV and NBA player, gesturing while speaking during his jersey retirement ceremony in Las Vegas. Next to Gilliam is his son Jeremiah. Gilliam died Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at the LA Fitness gym in Bridgeville, Pa., while he was playing basketball. He was 47.
Rebel great Armen Gilliam picked for Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame
2018 class to also include the Las Vegas Thunder and famed boxing announcer Al Bernstein
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Gilliam, affectionately called “The Hammer” for his dominating play on the interior, helped the Rebels reach the 1987 Final Four and finish with a 37-2 record. He’s ...
UNLV Rebels forward Shakur Juiston (10) dunks during a game against San Jose State at the Thomas and Mack Center Wednesday Jan. 31, 2018.
UNLV's Shakur Juiston named Mountain West player of week
Monday, February 12, 2018
UNLV's Shakur Juiston has been named the Mountain West Conference men's basketball player of the week after notching his 10th and 11th double-doubles of the ...
UNR slips from 23 to No. 24 in AP poll after loss to UNLV
Monday, February 12, 2018
UNR's basketball team is hanging onto a spot in The Associated Press Top 25 poll despite last week's loss to rival UNLV. The Wolf Pack dropped from 23rd to 24th in the new ...
UNLV's Cheikh Mbacke Diong (34) dunks during a game against the Wyoming Cowboys at the Thomas & Mack Center Saturday, Feb 10, 2018. WADE VANDERVORT
Red-hot Rebels keep rolling with 85-70 win over Wyoming
Saturday, February 10, 2018
UNLV opened Saturday's game against Wyoming with a 24-5 run, closed with a 9-2 run, and played okay in between. In the end, it added up to an 85-70 win for the Rebels, who are suddenly red hot (18-7 overall, 7-5 Mountain West) and sitting in third place in ...