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Holiday Hosts

When you’re recruiting at a national level, there isn’t much time to feel sorry for yourself. After losing out on top-rated high school guard Isaac Hamilton last week, UNLV has another huge recruiting event coming up this weekend, as elite power forward Jermaine Lawrence will be visiting. Lawrence is down to four finalists, and this visit will play a huge part in his decision, so expect the UNLV staff to roll out the proverbial red Read More

Top recruit Hamilton has UNLV in his top three

It’s been a big weekend for UNLV basketball, and not just because the Rebels have been getting ready for their season opener against Northern Arizona. Two of the nation’s top high school prospects, Isaac and Daniel Hamilton, were on campus for a visit, and landing the California natives would be the latest in a string of recruiting successes for coach Dave Rice and his Read More

Rebs welcome newest commit Kendrick

UNLV added a former McDonald’s High School All-American to its 2013 recruiting class over the weekend, getting a commitment from juco prospect Jelan Kendrick on Friday night. “I’m very excited,” said Kendrick, who watched the Rebels practice on Friday and Saturday. “I think the program is great. The coaches here have a passion for winning, and they’re committed to bringing this program back to another national championship. That’s something I want to be a part Read More

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As the staff hits the road for July evaluations, here’s a look at UNLV’s top 2013 recruiting targets

UNLV’s 2012 men’s basketball recruiting class — including both high-profile transfers and higher-profile prep stars — is the most impressive collection of incoming talent the program has seen at one time in more than two decades. And while next season’s newcomers are sure to provide plenty of excitement and likely help lead the program to bundles of wins, there’s no time for Rebels coach Dave Rice and his staff to Read More

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UNLV rounds out 2012-13 roster by adding Philly forward Savon Goodman

OK, now they’re done adding. It’s been a summer of comings and goings within the UNLV men’s basketball program, but on Friday, what will be the final piece of the 2012-13 roster was put in place. The Rebels received a commitment from and officially signed Philadelphia forward Savon Goodman. Rivals.com ranks the 6-foot-6 Goodman as the No. 72 overall prospect in the 2012 recruiting Read More