Facing a 2-0 halftime deficit and forced to play shorthanded, the 23rd-ranked UNLV men's soccer team nearly pulled off an impressive rally until Gonzaga scored the go-ahead in the 68th minute and added an insurance goal in the final minute in a 4-2 win over the Rebels on Saturday afternoon at Luger Field.
The UNLV volleyball team wrapped up its stay at the Sugar Bear Invitational Saturday with its 3-1 victory (25-22, 25-27, 25-16, 25-16) over the host Central Arkansas Sugar Bears at the Prince Center. With the win, the Rebels not only claimed the outright tournament title with a perfect 3-0 mark, but pushed their overall record to 11-3, which is tied for the best start in program history with the 2007 Mountain West Championship team.
The Rebel cross country team finished second overall in the women's collegiate 5K at its own UNLV Invitational held at Craig Ranch Regional Park. Spencer Moore paced the Rebel harriers for the second straight race with a final time of 18:15.1 to finish eighth overall and seventh in the collegiate standings Saturday.
For the second time Friday the UNLV volleyball team (10-3) won a contest by a 3-0 decision at Central Arkansas' Sugar Bear Invitational held at the Prince Center. Just hours after defeating Grambling in straight sets, the Rebels dispatched the New Orleans Privateers in similar fashion with scores of 25-16, 25-12, 25-13.
The UNLV volleyball team registered its seventh victory this season by a 3-0 margin with its triumph over the Grambling Tigers (1-8) Friday morning at Central Arkansas' Sugar Bear Invitational. The win - by set scores of 25-12, 25-8, 25-12 - was the seventh in the last eight outings by the Rebels, who improved to 9-3 on the year.