UNLV Rumors & News

  • UNLV transfer Troy Baxter commits to Florida Gulf Coast

    Fanrag Sports "Former UNLV Rebels talent Troy Baxter has committed to the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles, a source told FanRag Sports on Tuesday. Per NCAA transfer rules, he will have to sit the upcoming campaign before being eligible to play in the 2018-19 college basketball season. The former 4-star recruit will..." June 21

  • UNLV’s Jalen Poyser commits to St Bonaventure

    Fanrag Sports "UNLV Runnin’ Rebels sophomore guard Jalen Poyser has committed to the St. Bonaventure Bonnies, a source close to the situation has informed FanRag Sports. However, the up-and-coming guard will not be able to play for the Bonnies right off the bat, as he will be forced to sit out for the upcoming..." May 18

  • UNLV suspends Dwayne Morgan after alleged altercation with cab driver

    Bleacher Report "UNLV has suspended forward Dwayne Morgan indefinitely after an incident with a cab driver Saturday, according to Kevin Bolinger of Fox 5 Las Vegas. Bolinger added the player will remain suspended from all basketball activities until an investigation has concluded. Morgan has had a rough..." May 10

  • Who is Brandon McCoy, and how is he putting UNLV back on the national map?

    CBS Sports "In less than a day's time, the program that best boosted its chances for next season this spring was ... UNLV? How about that for a plot twist in the midst of college hoops' decisive April recruiting period? If you go to UNLV's official basketball website, a page touting an unexpectedly..." April 27

  • UNLV rolling with commitment of No. 1 JUCO player Shakur Juiston

    Fanrag Sports "Talk about being on a run. Just a day after landing its biggest recruit in years, UNLV secured the commitment on Wednesday from the No. 1 junior college player in the country, Shakur Juiston. Less than 24 hours earlier, McDonald’s All-American Brandon McCoy told coach Marvin Menzies he would be..." April 27

  • UNLV lands 5-star C Brandon McCoy

    Las Vegas Review-Journal "Marvin Menzies was hired as UNLV’s basketball coach last year largely because of his recruiting prowess. On Tuesday night, he landed a big-name recruit, sending a message to the rest of the Mountain West and even beyond. Brandon McCoy, the No. 15 player in the nation, according to ESPN.com,..." April 26

  • Sources: Utah, UNLV, Ole Miss, and Rice to headline 2017 MGM Grand Main Event

    Fanrag Sports "Utah, UNLV, Ole Miss, and Rice will headline the 2017 MGM Grand Main Event in Las Vegas, sources told FanRag Sports on Wednesday morning. Utah will play Ole Miss and UNLV will face Rice on Monday Nov. 20th with the winners and losers facing each other on Wednesday Nov. 22nd. This will be the..." February 14