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Paulo named one of four captains for UNLV football team

Ronnie Paulo

Ronnie Paulo

Senior linebacker Ronnie Paulo of Western High in Las Vegas has been selected by teammates as one of four captains for the UNLV football team.

The other three captains are safety Alex De Giacomo, offensive tackle Matt Murphy and center John Gianninoto. All four are seniors.

First-year coach Bobby Hauck will keep the same captains all season. Under previous coach Mike Sanford, the captains changed each week.

UNLV opens the season at 8 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium against nationally ranked Wisconsin.

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