Nevada Rumors & News

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • NCAA grants UNLV receiver extra year of eligibility

    College Football Talk "The offseason has not been too kind to the UNLV football program, but the team did get some good news on Friday. As reported by Las Vegas Sun, the NCAA has awarded wide receiver Maika Mataele an extra year of eligibility, giving UNLV a little more depth at the receiver position in 2014. The..." May 24

  • Nevada freshman Tucker Melcher battles brain infection

    USA Today "Tucker Melcher, a freshman wide receiver on the Nevada football team, is in the intensive care unit at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center fighting an infection in his brain. "There's brain swelling. It's a waiting game," an emotional Bubba Melcher, Tucker's dad, said Tuesday. "… The next..." March 27

  • Nevada loses defensive coordinator to NFL

    College Football Talk "Saturday morning I noted that it was the third day in a row that we had led off the day with a post on a college football assistant leaving for the professional ranks. A day later, do I hear four in a row? Why yes, yes I do as Nevada confirmed late last night that Scottie Hazelton has left his..." February 09