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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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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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UNLV heads into postseason play after crushing loss to Aztecs 0

By Kevin Krall   UNLV’s Runnin’ Rebels ate a 92-56 defeat at the Viejas Arena in San Diego on Saturday.   For their final game of conference play, the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels limped away from a debilitating defeat at the

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Rebels get revenge on Senior Night 0

  The Runnin’ Rebels defeated the Wyoming Cowboys 79-74 on Saturday’s senior night at the last home game of the regular season.   It was an eventful night for the Rebels as their last match with the Cowboys ended in

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Week in Review: Lady Rebels 0

By Kevin Krall   With the NCAA tournament looming on the horizon, the final stretch of women’s basketball for the 2015-2016 season is in sight.   Boise State The Lady Rebels began this week with a substantial beat-down against Boise

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Editorial: The Damage of Shutting Out Women’s Sports 0

By Kevin Krall   The Runnin’ Rebels have always come first or at least before Lady Rebels — but as much respect as the men’s basketball team gets, the women’s team arguably deserves that much more.   Looking at that

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Rebels poach Wolf Pack in overtime 102-91 0

With only 2.4 seconds left of the second half, Patrick McCaw hit a running, buzzer beating three pointer to tie the game 80-80 against UNR on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.   “There was no doubt in my

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Runnin’ Rebels stumble over determined Air Force Falcons in 74-79 loss 0

By Kevin Krall   Fans met with a bewildering conclusion when the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels caved to the Air Force Falcons in a 74-79 loss on Feb. 16.   In a surprising turn of events, the Air Force Falcons overcame

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Lady Rebels take Play4Kay Night victory over Falcons 0

By Kevin Krall   Expectations and tension were high as the Lady Rebels went head to head against the Air Force Falcons during a special event on Wednesday.   It was the annual showing of the Play4Kay Night program, which

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