After 18 days away, the UNLV men's basketball team will return to the Thomas & Mack Center as the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic gets underway on Wednesday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. against Radford. The tournament will consist of two home games (also Friday, Dec. 20 vs. Sacred Heart), then semifinal and championship rounds on Sunday-Monday, Dec. 22-23, at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas against Santa Clara, then either Mississippi State or South Florida.
The UNLV women's basketball team will celebrate the end of final exams by taking a trip to California for the second weekend in a row, as the Lady Rebels will face Loyola Marymount in a 2 pm game on Saturday afternoon in Los Angeles.
Thanks to an impressive showing in the UNLV Fall Invitational, the UNLV men's swimming and diving team has moved back into the CSCAA (College Swim Coaches Association of America) Top 25 rankings, as the Rebels are No. 23 in this week's poll which was released on Thursday morning.