May 9th, 2012
"Jimmy Neutron" and "Boy Genius" aren't the typical nicknames you'd associate with a Division-I basketball team's top reserve and defensive stopper. UNLV senior-to-be Justin Hawkins has gotten pretty used to both.
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May 8th, 2012
As the idea of a merger with Conference USA appears to fade more and more as time passes, the Mountain West made moves of its own last week, finalizing plans to add both Utah State and San Jose State as full members in 2013.Read More »
May 4th, 2012
Last month, Dave Rice sat in the Superdome in New Orleans taking in the Final Four, marveling as he saw the driving force behind Kentucky's national title run in person. As Rice enters his second season at the helm at UNLV, he doesn't have an Anthony Davis clone waiting in the wings. But he does have Khem Birch, a 6-foot-9, 220-pound redshirt sophomore who he believes could potentially have a similar effect for the Rebels in the 2012-13 campaign.Read More »
April 26th, 2012
If there’s one thing guaranteed to make high school basketball star Anthony Bennett smile, it’s the thought that his exhausting college recruiting process will soon end.Read More »
April 25th, 2012
The 2011-12 season didn't leave teams in the western half of the United States with plenty to brag about when all was said and done. But don't look at it as the start of a trend.Read More »
April 19th, 2012
On the final day college coaches could contact recruits outside of official campus visits until July, no one was more popular on the Henderson International School campus on Wednesday afternoon than Findlay Prep senior forward Anthony Bennett.Read More »
April 12th, 2012
Who will be the final piece to UNLV's 2012-13 puzzle? Here's a closer look at coach Dave Rice's top options as the spring signing period commences, with one player likely to be added as the program heads into the summer months.Read More »
April 10th, 2012
In an expected roster move, UNLV sophomore guard Karam Mashour will seek a transfer from the program, according to AAU coach Anthony Brown. The UNLV athletic department later confirmed that he was granted a relese from the program via a press release. Mashour, a Nazareth, Israel native who appeared in 25 games over two years, averaging 1.9 points and 1.2 rebounds per contest, will stay in the country and take a second shot at the college game.
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April 5th, 2012
In a bit of expected news, CBS Sports Network and Comcast will be shutting down the cable channel created for Mountain West Conference athletics — The Mtn. — on May 31.Read More »
April 1st, 2012
It's common knowledge that players are selected in the June NBA draft based on potential just as much as what they actually accomplished in college. Next season, UNLV's Mike Moser will be further tapping into his potential in Las Vegas instead of as maybe an NBA reserve.
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