Tark’s Tribute


Mar. 1, 2015, 2pm to 3:30pm

Campus Location


UNLV invites you to attend Tark's Tribute (#TarksTribute) a celebration of the life and career of legendary former Runnin’ Rebel head coach Jerry Tarkanian.

The head coach of UNLV’s 1990 NCAA National Championship men's basketball team and member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Tarkanian passed away Feb. 11 at the age of 84.

The event will be emceed by ESPN personality and former UNLV student-athlete Kenny Mayne and will include remarks by former players and colleagues along with video tributes and music performances.

Fans are encouraged to wear their Runnin’ Rebel gear to the Thomas & Mack Center that became affectionately known as the Shark Tank.

Doors to the Thomas & Mack Center will open at 1 p.m. and seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For those unable to attend, Tark’s Tribute will also be streamed live at www.unlvrebels.com.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

There is no charge for parking and tickets are not needed for entry to the arena.

Contact Information

UNLV Athletics