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NFL betting insanity just beginning
The first game of the NFL season was far better than the final game of last season. The underdog Denver Broncos beat Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers both times.
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From CSU athletic director Joe Parker: Out with the old, in with the new … in a year
The dream grew out of businessman and former Colorado State quarterback Jack Graham's visit to school president Tony Frank, plus Graham's declaration that an on-campus stadium was a difference-making project he could get behind.
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College football TV guide for the weekend
FRIDAY 4:30 p.m.: Maryland at Florida International, CBS Sports Network (CBSSN). 5 p.m.: Louisville at Syracuse, ESPN2. SATURDAY Morning Utah State (1-0) at USC (0-1), 11 a.m., Pac-12 Networks This game isn’t a gimme for USC, which is reeling from a 52-6 thumping by top-ranked Alabama. It’s a must...
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UNLV basketball will have at least a dozen national TV games
UNLV basketball will appear on TV at least 12 times this season, the Mountain West announced this morning.
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Times and TV announced for UNLV basketball
UNLV will play 11 Mountain West basketball games on CBS Sports Network or one of the ESPN network. Three game dates also were moved, including both matchups with San Diego State.
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Mountain West commissioner slow walking expansion
Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson said the league would be careful about expanding, disputing a Salt Lake Tribune report last week the conference might add teams even if it doesn’t lose any to the Big 12. UNLV athletic director Tina Kunzer-Murphy also urged caution.
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5 burning questions for Saturday’s UNLV-UCLA game
Five burning questions as UNLV’s football team prepares to take on UCLA at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
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Las Vegas Jubilingo group shares tales to teach, inspire
It could be argued that most of the arts stem from the ancient tradition of storytelling, but pure simple storytelling hasn’t been done much in Las Vegas. Jubilingo, a group of local storytellers, is hoping to change that. They are set to perform “Stories of Courage and Valor” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Historic Fifth Street School.
48 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Storytelling Fairy tale World War II Narrative Mountain West Conference Storytelling festival National Storytelling Festival Ayumi Hamasaki
Breaking down today’s UNLV Rebels-San Diego State game
Breaking down the UNLV basketball game at San Jose State at 1 p.m. Sunday.
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UNLV basketball at San Diego State — LIVE STATS
UNLV men’s basketball meets the San Diego State Aztecs today at 1 p.m. PST in San Diego. Follow the game’s live stats here.
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Playing with heavy heart, Paris Strawther sparks Lady Rebels
Paris Strawther, who lost her mother to breast cancer, set a career high Saturday with 18 points as the UNLV women’s basketball team whipped San Diego State 80-62 in the Play4Kay game.
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UNLV roundup: Freshman excels at MW women’s swimming championships
Sofia Carnevale finished second in the 200-yard breaststroke to highlight the UNLV women’s swimming and diving team’s showing on the final day of the Mountain West Championships.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Idaho Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Boise Idaho Big West Conference Pacific-10 Conference Western Athletic Conference Oak Ridge Associated Universities Mountain West Conference
Playing with heavy heart, Paris Strawther sparks Lady Rebels to win
Paris Strawther, who lost her mother to breast cancer, set a career high Saturday with 18 points as the UNLV women’s basketball team whipped San Diego State 80-62 in the Play4Kay game.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Kay Yow Mountain West Conference University of Nevada Las Vegas Cox Pavilion UNLV Rebels Cancer English-language films Breast cancer
UNLV roundup: Freshman Kim excels, helps men’s golf team stay third in Hawaii tournament
UNLV freshman Justin Kim shot a 6-under-par 66 Thursday to match three other players with the best round of the day and help the Rebels stay in third place after two rounds of the John A. Burns Intercollegiate in Lihue, Hawaii.
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CSU: Larry Eustachy intimidated, emotionally abused players
Investigation in 2013-14 recommended Colorado State basketball coach Larry Eustachy be fired         
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LETTER: Upset about Donald Trump
Thanks to the hopelessly outdated and antiquated Electoral College system, we now have this ridiculous situation.
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Marvin Menzies gives his word on UNLV Rebels season
UNLV first-year basketball coach Marvin Menzies has been candid in how this season has played out. Here’s a look at what he has said to this point.
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Colorado State beats Fresno State 78-62 behind Paige’s 23
J.D. Paige scored 23 points with a career-high five 3-pointers, Gian Clavell added 19 points with four 3s, and Colorado State beat defending Mountain West Conference champion Fresno State 78-62 on Saturday to win its third straight.
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Handicapper sees tough times ahead for Rebels
After UNLV’s game against San Jose State on Saturday, Gold Sheet handicapper Bruce Marshall doesn’t think the Rebels will be favored in any of their final five regular-season games.
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Colorado State beats Utah State 69-52
Gian Clavell scored 24 points with six 3-pointers and Colorado State beat Utah State 69-52 on Tuesday night to win its second straight.
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LETTER: Bundy jurors deserve privacy
There is no more certain way to ensure acquittal than to have a juror face retribution for a guilty verdict.
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Cold-shooting UNLV Rebels enter hot environment at UNR
UNLV’s basketball season has been marred by a series of shooting slumps. Now the Rebels have the challenge of playing at state rival UNR, one of the Mountain West’s top teams.
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LETTER: Progressives riot at Cal-Berkeley
I didn’t hear anyone calling for “safe spaces” for the conservative students.
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UNLV swim team finds its stride heading into conference championships
First-year UNLV swim coach Ben Loorz hopes to end the season on a high note at the conference and NCAA championships.
9 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Western Athletic Conference Mountain West Conference California State University Big West Conference National Collegiate Athletic Association Brigham Young University Pacific-10 Conference Medley swimming
Lady Rebels’ late rally falls short in loss to first-place Colorado State
A valiant fourth-quarter rally by UNLV came up short Saturday in the Lady Rebels’ 44-41 loss to first-place Colorado State in a Mountain West women’s basketball game in Fort Collins, Colorado.
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3 takeaways from UNLV’s loss to Colorado State
Three takeaways from the UNLV basketball team’s 69-49 loss to Colorado State on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
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UNLV Basketball vs. Colorado State — LIVE BLOG
The Rebels host Mountain West opponent Colorado State today at 3 p.m. PST at the Thomas & Mack Center. We’ll be live-blogging from the game. Follow along here.
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Here’s how to watch the Rebels vs. Colorado State Saturday
The Rebels finish up a two-game homestand on Saturday hosting Mountain West opponent Colorado State at the Thomas & Mack Center at 3 p.m. PST.
7 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Colorado Mountain West Conference Western Athletic Conference Nevada Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities California State University Idaho California
LETTER: Not a fan of Donald Trump
Remember when Donald Trump said he would act presidential?
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LETTER: Donald Trump getting things done early
Thank you. Mr. President. and keep up the good work.
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UNLV falls to No. 22 Boise State, 42-25
The Rebels will take a 4-7 record (3-4 Mountain West) into their Nov. 26 season finale against UNR after losing 42-25 to No. 22 Boise State on Friday night before an announced crowd of 32,989 at Albertsons Stadium.
8 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Boise Idaho Idaho University of Nevada Las Vegas American football Western Athletic Conference Nevada Las Vegas metropolitan area Mountain West Conference
Hughes Stadium memories will live on for Colorado State fans who lived its history
Dick Wiedeman will leave a part of himself behind when he walks out of Hughes Stadium for the final time late Saturday night.
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How to watch Week 12 of college football on TV Saturday in Las Vegas
Week 12 of the college football regular season is here and with the season winding down, fans only have a couple more Saturday’s to watch football all day long.
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Here’s how to watch UNLV Football at Boise State tonight
UNLV football plays its final regular season road game tonight traveling to face Mountain West Conference opponent Boise State in Idaho.
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Las Vegas Bowl executive director to meet with Pac-12 schools this week
The Las Vegas Bowl executive director will sit down with officials from Washington, Washington State, Stanford, USC, Utah, Colorado and Arizona State at the Pac-12 headquarters this week.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Mountain West Conference Pacific-10 Conference Nevada Idaho Utah California Colorado Las Vegas Nevada
Trump offers Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions attorney general post
Senior Trump official says Trump has offered Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions the job of attorney general.
6 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Nevada Las Vegas metropolitan area Las Vegas Nevada Mountain West Conference Clark County Nevada North Las Vegas Nevada Las Vegas Sun Las Vegas Beltway
UNLV football ready for national spotlight at Boise State
The Rebels at 6 p.m. play at Mountain West power Boise State on ESPN2, a rare national televised game to showcase the program’s improvements ...
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Rebels upset Aztecs in NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament
UNLV defeated San Diego State via penalty kicks in the first round of the NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament on Thursday night in San Diego.
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Best college football games to watch this week
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Mike Hiserman handle the remote. The Times’ deputy sports editor handicaps what’s worth watching, and skipping, on this weekend’s menu of college football games. FRIDAY Nevada Las Vegas at No. 20 Boise State, 6 p.m., ESPN2 It’s always fun to check in...
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UNLV Rebels know it will take huge upset to win at Boise State
All it will take for UNLV to keep its bowl hopes alive is a hurclean performance in Friday’s nationally televised game (6 p.m., ESPN2) against No. 22 Boise State at Albertsons Stadium.
14 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Mountain West Conference American football Idaho Boise Idaho Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities American football positions Colorado New Mexico
Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh not paying off on hype
The Wolverines, looking to protect their No. 3 spot in the College Football Playoff rankings, are 24-point home favorites over Indiana on Saturday.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Mountain West Conference Big 12 Conference Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities Texas Atlantic Coast Conference Oak Ridge Associated Universities Colorado California
UNLV at Boise State: position-by-position breakdown
A look at who has the advantage at each position when UNLV travels to Boise State for a 6 p.m. game Friday in Boise, Idaho.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Idaho Western Athletic Conference Boise Idaho University of Nevada Las Vegas Quarterback Sam Boyd Stadium Mountain West Conference
UNLV roundup: Psoma leads San Diego State to sweep over volleyball team
Alexandra Psoma had 16 kills and six blocks to lead host San Diego State to a 3-0 win over UNLV in a Mountain West volleyball match Wednesday.
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UCLA's Takkarist McKinley, Mique Juarez exchange barbs on Twitter
The nearly six-week absence of UCLA linebacker Mique Juarez appears to be causing a rift among the team that went public Monday. Defensive end Takkarist McKinley questioned Juarez regarding his whereabouts on Twitter, prompting a pointed retort from the Bruins’ most highly acclaimed freshman. Juarez,...
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Eddie Vanderdoes' knee appears to be OK; it's the rest of UCLA's defense that's raising concerns
UCLA’s interior defensive line received the news it wanted Sunday after an evaluation of tackle Eddie Vanderdoes’ left knee appeared to reveal only a mild injury. Vanderdoes was sidelined in the second quarter of the Bruins’ 42-21 victory over Nevada Las Vegas on Saturday at the Rose Bowl and did...
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UNLV men’s golf team looking to get hot again
No men’s golf team was playing better than UNLV going into last season’s regionals, but the Rebels missed qualifying for the NCAA championship by one spot. Now they’re hoping to take the next step.
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They've got spirit! Las Vegas youth cheer squad going for a sixth consecutive national title
For five straight years, the Maniakz have outperformed hundreds of teams from around the country to take home major cheerleading hardware. And they’re poised for a sixth winning year heading into January competitions. The squad is based at the Mirabelli Community Center, and the coach says it has always been the real deal.
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UNLV’s biggest issue to tackle is tackling
UNLV offered far too many errors and missed way too many tackles to think it could depart the Rose Bowl a winner, falling to UCLA 42-21 before an announced crowd of 63,712.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Rose Bowl Game Better Pasadena California Mountain West Conference
California traffic jam thwarts walk-through plans for UNLV
Tony Sanchez is a big believer in visualization. The UNLV football coach likes to have his team do a walk-through of opposing stadiums the day before each road game.
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No Starks, and still no explanation
The Nate Starks mystery deepened Saturday. The UCLA running back was not in uniform against Nevada Las Vegas at the Rose Bowl after not traveling with the Bruins the previous week to play Texas A&M. The reason for Starks’ inactivity remained a secret. UCLA Coach Jim Mora does not usually announce...
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