Topic: Athletics

Joe Esposito, special assistant to head basketball coach Marvin Menzies, poses in front of the Tarkanian statue in front of the Thomas & Mack Center.
People | January 14, 2019
Family man Joe Esposito is the newest member of the Runnin' Rebel family.
A collage of images. A smaller image shows a student wearing red in a crowded football stadium cheering. A bigger image shows a large gathering of people surrounding a gold cannon with wheels painted red.
Campus News | November 30, 2018
With a big gridiron win and commencement preparations beginning, it's been a festive week on campus.
A crowd gathers to paint the Fremont Cannon scarlet.
Athletics | November 27, 2018
After three years in drab blue, the Fremont Cannon positively pops in a fresh coat of crimson.
Team photo of the UNLV Lady Rebels in the 1976-77 season.
Athletics | November 6, 2018
Former players remember seminal women's basketball coach Dan Ayala, who established to program as a powerhouse in the late 1970s.
man in locker room
Research | August 24, 2018
UNLV professor Brad Donohue uses family behavior therapy to develop program to change sports culture and optimize athletic performance.
Marcus Bowman with the inside of the Thomas and Mack Arena behind him.
People | July 23, 2018
This athletic department staffer says there’s nothing better than helping a student succeed in college.
man shaking hands
UNLV History | June 14, 2018
Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.
Max Ornelas throws a left uppercut
Athletics | April 17, 2018
Criminal justice student Max Ornelas juggles hitting the books and hitting the heavy bag as a pro boxer.
coach in UNLV track team shirt
Athletics | April 16, 2018
Two-time Coach of the Year Yvonne Wade breaks through for UNLV’s first Mountain West indoor track title despite team’s gear being stolen.
Brooke Johnson with teammates
Athletics | April 1, 2018
Senior who was named Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year, wants to continue playing basketball — before she starts playing with exotic creatures.
Desiree Reed-Francois shakes hands
Athletics | April 19, 2017
Former Virginia Tech deputy begins her tenure at UNLV June 1.
Desiree Reed-Francois
People | April 17, 2017
Reed-Francois, deputy athletics director at Virginia Tech, will begin as UNLV athletics director June 1; introductory news conference scheduled for 2 p.m. April 18.