Topic: basketball

woman seated in folding chair on basketball court
People | January 31, 2022

The workload doesn't ease up once basketball season is over for the 12-year athletics department employee.

A man spins a basketball on his finger
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.

Rick Agrellas shines the Fremont Cannon
Campus News | January 25, 2019

When the Rebels reclaimed the Fremont Cannon in November, that was just the start of it. Now that UNLV's paint crew has had their turn, the cannon is ready to come out and play again.

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.

Belinda Candler fights her way to a layup
Athletics | August 9, 2018

Women's Basketball Hall of Fame recognizes groundbreaking league as five players from the early days of the women's basketball program are honored.

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.

Chef Mark Sandoval
Athletics | November 2, 2017

Chef Mark Sandoval leading interdisciplinary pilot program to feed basketball team breakfast, and that might just be the tip of the omelette.

Preston Laird poses on basketball court
People | August 1, 2016

The new director of operations for basketball shares tips for success — and for finding the best barbecue in Memphis.

U.N.L.V. dancers place flowers on the Jery Tarkanian statue
Athletics | March 3, 2015

The campus remembers the legendary coach Jerry Tarkanian, who brought the Runnin' Rebels to national prominence.