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Intercollegiate Athletics News

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Current Athletics News

man sitting in front of display wall that says "We Are UNLV"
Campus News | November 10, 2020

A commitment to serve those who serve our country.

man sitting in front of display wall that says "We Are UNLV"
Campus News | October 29, 2020

Celebrating our role in Nevada as we look forward to Saturday's football rivalry game.

UNLV History | October 29, 2020

The winner of the annual rivalry game between Nevada's two universities gets one of college football's most memorable trophies.

A man holding a football looks out over an empty stadium
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.

student-athlete and book "A Most Beautiful Thing"
Campus News | October 5, 2020

Open to all UNLV students, the new initiative designed to encourage campus engagement.

Brittany Boehm holding football in Fertita Football Complex lobby.
People | July 6, 2020

This former student-athlete parlayed her passion for athletics into a job as UNLV's director of football operations.

Athletics In The News

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 16, 2020

UNLV’s football program has had multiple COVID-19 positive tests, the athletic department confirmed Thursday, but the positivity rate is low enough that it’s not concerning enough to postpone any games at this point.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
October 16, 2020

UNLV Athletics has confirmed that some members of it football team and staff have tested positive for COVID-19.

Yahoo!
October 16, 2020

UNLV Athletics is confirming positive COVID-19 tests on its football team and staff. Right now its unknown how many people contracted the virus.

Las Vegas Sun
October 15, 2020

Las Vegas will host an NCAA Tournament men's basketball regional for the first time after the NCAA changed a policy that prevented states with sports wagering from hosting championships.

Las Vegas Sun
October 15, 2020

Las Vegas will host an NCAA Tournament men's basketball regional for the first time after the NCAA changed a policy that prevented states with sports wagering from hosting championships.

The Athletic
October 7, 2020

Now that Allegiant Stadium is built and hosting games, the Raiders are on to their next project, one with a much larger social impact.

Athletics Experts

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Recent Athletics Accomplishments

June 18, 2019
UNLV Athletics' marketing unit was recognized during the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators' Best Of Awards at the organization's 28th annual convention in Orlando, Florida, earlier this month. The Rebels' marketing department was awarded the silver medal in the Fan Engagement Video category for its "This is UNLV Athletics...
March 9, 2017
Nancy Lough, James Hines (both Educational Psychology and Higher Education), and Margo Malik (Athletics) participated in the Sport and Recreation Law Association's 30th annual conference in Las Vegas this month. Lough, the invited keynote speaker, titled her talk, "If We Build It, Will They Come? Considering 30 Years of Sport Law and Policy."...
April 1, 2014
Tina Kunzer-Murphy (Athletics) was honored in February as a "Women to Watch" by Vegas Inc. She was among 16 inspirational women throughout the Las Vegas Valley who were recognized for having an impact on the community. She was recognized for her achievements throughout her career and, most recently, for being named the first female athletic...
December 1, 2012
Cheryl Sgovio (Thomas & Mack) received the the 2012 Caterer of the Year Award from the Las Vegas chapter of the National Association for Catering and Events (NACE) at a gala awards evening in November. The award is designed to recognize the caterer who has done the most to provide NACE-Las Vegas their time, energy, talents, leadership, and...
July 27, 2012
Lisa Kelleher (Intercollegiate Athletics) and Starr Wharton (Student Recreation and Wellness Center) attended the Step UP! Be a Leader; Make A Difference facilitator training at the University of Arizona. The pro-social behavior and bystander intervention program educates students to be proactive in helping others. It raises awareness of help...