Topic: Athletics

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Athletics | November 4, 2022

After 52 years, Dick Calvert steps aside, and Marques Pfaff takes over as the new football and men’s basketball public address announcer.

 

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Athletics | April 20, 2022

Kasia Wasick is chasing Olympic immortality for Poland while helping shape the future of UNLV swimming.

 

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Athletics | April 18, 2022

Athletics Director Erick Harper is as excited about the Rebels' off-field success as he is about on-field accomplishments.

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Athletics | November 18, 2021

The Vegas Effect program guides student-athletes through the uncharted waters of marketing their name, image, and likeness.

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Athletics | July 6, 2021

UNLV cheerleader graduates as a three-time national champion.

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Athletics | April 29, 2021

Kevin Kruger, son of former coach Lon Kruger, is ready to put his stamp on the Runnin’ Rebels as the team’s new leader.

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Athletics | March 29, 2021

Women’s hoops’ Lindy LaRocque earns top coach honors in Mountain West.

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Athletics | February 17, 2021

Nunnely, who played fullback for UNLV, became the program's first Black head coach in 1986 before going on to long NFL career.

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Athletics | October 23, 2020

Amid the natural upheaval of a new coaching regime, newcomer Marcus Arroyo had to navigate a team through a pandemic cut off from the usual rhythms of football.