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Sanchez hopes winning ways follow him to UNLV

When UNLV announced that its next head football coach would be coming from the high school ranks, it sent shockwaves through the college football world. It was national news. UNLV even caught the attention of Colin Cowherd on ESPN radio,

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Rebels shock the nation, beat No. 3 Arizona

A win is a win. But not all wins are created equal. And UNLV’s upset win over No. 3 Arizona at the Thomas & Mack Center Tuesday night was the biggest win for the program since the Runnin’ Rebels upset

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Utes rout Rams in Las Vegas Bowl, Wilson named MVP 0

For the second year in a row, the vast talent difference between the Pac-12 and the Mountain West Conference was on display at the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl. In the 23rd installment of the bowl, Utah dominated Colorado State

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Locals to Watch for in Las Vegas Bowl 0

No.22 Utah (8-4, 5-4 Pac 12) faces Colorado State  (10-2, 6-2 Mountain West) in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl at Sam Boyd Stadium on Saturday. It will be the second straight year that the game features a double-digit win Mountain West

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Sanchez bringing confidence, demeanor to football program

Jesse Granger Tony Sanchez Introduced at UNLV Former Bishop Gorman football coach Tony Sanchez was introduced as the next head coach at UNLV on Thursday. Sanchez was welcomed by UNLV Athletic Director Tina Kunzer-Murphy, and a media frenzy inside the

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Hauck’s final game results in 22-point loss to Reno

Most people come to Las Vegas for a quick visit, not to move in permanently. It’s a town built to get away from your normal way of life for a brief moment before returning. And that’s exactly what the Fremont

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If Sanchez is next coach, help from Fertittas could be on the way 0

With Bobby Hauck’s resignation, UNLV immediately begins the hunt for its next football coach. As soon as the news broke Friday night, the name catapulted to the front line was Bishop Gorman High School head coach Tony Sanchez. In his

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Rebels stumble against Stanford, bounce back vs. Temple in Coaches vs. Cancer

The Runnin’ Rebels’ trip to Brooklyn for the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic didn’t end with the highly-anticipated matchup with Duke, but they were able to come away with an upset win over Temple on Saturday night in the Barclays Center.

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Runnin’ Rebels survive another scare, hang on for 2-point win over Sam Houston State 0

With 9:13 left on the clock, UNLV trailed Sam Houston State 47-43 and it appeared the Runnin’ Rebels were destined for a confidence-deflating loss. But for the second time in three nights the Rebels rallied for a come from behind

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Vaughn’s game winner caps off comeback win over Morehead State 0

With 1:06 remaining in a tie game, Rashad Vaughn found himself wide-open at the 3-point line. Vaughn missed his last two shots, and was 1-of-7 from behind the arc to that point, but none of that mattered. He drained the

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