3:31 AM EDT, Sun September 15, 2019
LasVegasSun.com 5 hours ago

Rebels left kicking themselves after losing "winnable" game at Northwestern

UNLV didn’t have to play a perfect game in order to win at Northwestern on Saturday. The Rebels didn’t even have to play above their heads, to hear coach Tony Sanchez tell it ...
LasVegasSun.com 22 hours ago

Reader questions: How can the Rebels win at Northwestern?

After dropping last week's contest against Arkansas State to fall to 1-1, the Rebels are in desperate need of a win to get back on the track to bowl eligibility. Could it come on Saturday in the form of a massive upset victory ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 13, 2019

5 games UNLV had no business winning under Tony Sanchez

Beginning with Saturday’s game at Northwestern, the Rebels are entering a brutal stretch in which four of their next five games will be played on the road ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 11, 2019

Rogers will start for Rebels on Saturday, with Oblad ready to step in

After Rogers completed just 34.8 percent of his passes in the Rebels’ loss to Arkansas State, coach Tony Sanchez was more critical than he’s ever been of his third-year starter ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 10, 2019

Rebels counting on Charles Williams to carry load as featured back

Charles Williams carried 19 times against Arkansas State and finished with 168 yards and a touchdown. His most explosive play was a 78-yard run that set up his own touchdown plunge one snap later. Though it came in a loss, Williams said the Rebels’ performance ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 9, 2019

UNLV basketball sorting out eligibility for incoming transfers

The UNLV basketball program added six transfers in the first offseason under head coach T.J. Otzelberger, and now the Rebels are attempting to sort out which of them will be eligible to play this year—and for how long ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 8, 2019

After loss to Arkansas State, UNLV quarterback job could be up for grabs

If there has been a consistent theme with the UNLV football program, it’s that the Rebels always seem to make things as difficult as they possibly can. That was evident on Saturday, when they faced off against Arkansas State ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 7, 2019

Previewing UNLV football vs. Arkansas State with reader questions

As much as it may sound like hyperbole for a Week 2 matchup, UNLV's home tilt against Arkansas State is shaping up to be a must-win for the Rebels. With the schedule about to ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 4, 2019

Analysis: Should UNLV football bother to return kicks or punts?

UNLV demolished Southern Utah in the season opener on Saturday, so it’s hard to get too worked up over a special-teams miscue that occurred when the Rebels were leading by 35 points with less than a minute to play ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 3, 2019

For Rebels' receivers, blocking is name of the game

Under head coach Tony Sanchez, UNLV has consistently hit home runs in the running game. Whether it’s been Lexington Thomas or Armani Rogers or now Charles Williams, the Rebels seem to spring their ball-carriers for long runs just about every game ...
LasVegasSun.com Sep 2, 2019

In hindsight, zany UNLV coach's radio show may have just been ahead of its time

As UNLV's football coach prepares to take to the airwaves in the wake of the Rebels' season-opener, we look back on a legendary radio show that could only happen in Las Vegas.
LasVegasSun.com Sep 1, 2019

Rebels shake off slow start, roll to 56-23 win in opener

UNLV started slow in Saturday’s season opener, and the malaise lasted just long enough for an uneasy feeling to begin creeping in at Sam Boyd Stadium. Early-season games against low-level competition have infamously tripped up the Rebels before ...
LasVegasSun.com Aug 31, 2019

Previewing UNLV football opener against Southern Utah with reader questions

With UNLV set to open the season against Southern Utah, let's preview the first game of the pivotal 2019 campaign by answering some burning questions from readers ...
LasVegasSun.com Aug 30, 2019

49 predictions for UNLV football in 2019

In honor of the 49th season at Sam Boyd Stadium, it only makes sense to offer up 49 predictions for the 2019 UNLV football campaign. From forecasting the record ...
LasVegasSun.com Aug 28, 2019

Gabe McCoy wants to make impact despite being ineligible for opener

The UNLV defense won’t be at full strength in Saturday’s game against Southern Utah, and it’s because of 10 snaps from the 2015 campaign. In the second game of that season, a 37-3 home loss to UCLA, the Rebels used freshman linebacker Gabe McCoy on a handful of plays ...

Rebels Player News

  • Charles Williams

    Charles Williams

    Rebels counting on Charles Williams to carry load as featured back

  • Armani Rogers

    Armani Rogers

    For Rebels' receivers, blocking is name of the game

  • Gabe McCoy

    Gabe McCoy

    Gabe McCoy wants to make impact despite being ineligible for opener

  • Vic Viramontes

    Vic Viramontes

    Vic Viramontes and Farrell Hester to split snaps at linebacker

  • Justin Polu

    Justin Polu

    Justin Polu providing steady leadership on Rebels' offensive line