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From A Rebel To A Warrior

From A Rebel To A WarriorBy Priscilla Rogers | August 29th, 2016 Chosen at the 38th pick of the 2016 Draft, Patrick McCaw is now an NBA rookie. He’ll have another rookie mentoring him this year in the form of

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Runnin’ Rebels find new leader in Marvin Menzies

  Photo courtesy of Troy Babbit/ USA TODAY Sports     By: Kevin Krall   The Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents met this Friday to formally confirm Marvin Menzies as the Runnin’ Rebels head coach.   A

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Beard bolts for Texas Tech 0

By Kevin Krall   Former UNLV Runnin’ Rebels Head Coach Chris Beard shocked the athletics department and student body in an unprecedented move to leave UNLV for Texas Tech after a single week of work.   Following a vacancy in

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Patrick McCaw heading to NBA draft 0

Just one week after freshman Stephen Zimmerman Jr. announced his departure from the Runnin’ Rebels, sophomore Patrick McCaw posted a tweet about his own departure.   These two Rebels declared early for the 2016 NBA Draft.   McCaw leaving the

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Former Little Rock Head Coach voted to lead Runnin’ Rebels

By Kevin Krall   After a tumultuous back-and-forth between the NSHE Board of Regents and the UNLV department of athletics, Chris Beard was voted the new head coach of the Runnin’ Rebels with a 9-4 decision.   With one of

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Chris Beard chosen to helm shattered Runnin’ Rebels program 0

By Kevin Krall   UNLV President Len Jessup and Athletics Director Tina Kunzer-Murphy have extended an offer to veteran coach Chris Beard to head the Runnin’ Rebels. Beard has accepted the terms of the offer in principle.   The Runnin’

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Zimmerman leaves Runnin’ Rebels for NBA 0

Stephen Zimmerman Jr. officially announced last Monday morning that he will be leaving UNLV to enter the 2016 NBA Draft.   Freshman Zimmerman Jr. performed exceptionally well during the 2015-16 season, making his departure from the team a bittersweet advancement.

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Looking Ahead: New Runnin’ Rebels coach must aim for bench depth 0

By Kevin Krall   With the Runnin’ Rebels’ search for a new head coach, an ideal leader should hope to fix the damage of the prior season.   Former Interim Head Coach Todd Simon has departed from UNLV, heading for

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Derrick Jones Jr. taken out of NCAA conference under suspicious circumstances 0

    By Kevin Krall   The NCAA declared freshman Runnin’ Rebel star Derrick Jones Jr. ineligible due to his ACT score being denied last Monday–but the timing and circumstances are suspicious at best.   The 2015-16 season has repeatedly

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Rebels take Air Force, fall to Fresno in Mountain West Tournament 0

  The Runnin’ Rebels won 108-102 in third overtime against the Air Force Falcons on March 9 during the first round of the Mountain West Tournament.   To start the first half, Ike Nwamu connected to Seagears after the rebound.

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