UNLV Men's Basketball

Former UNLV guard to follow former UNLV assistant to UT Martin

Sam Morris

UNLV guard Deville Smith holds the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic championship trophy and his MVP trophy Monday, Dec. 23 2013, at the Orleans Arena. UNLV beat Mississippi State 82-66.

Former UNLV guard to follow former UNLV assistant to UT Martin
Rebels quick hits:
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (10:40 a.m.)
Former UNLV guard Deville Smith will be reunited with former UNLV assistant coach Heath Schroyer, a source confirmed Wednesday night. Smith is transferring to Tennessee Martin, where Schroyer is now the head coach.
Cody Doolin drives past Jerome Seagears during their Desert Reign basketball league game Wednesday, June 18, 2014.
Rebels point guard one step closer to being eligible this season
UNLV quick hits:
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
UNLV guard Cody Doolin is one step closer to the basketball court this season. The NCAA granted UNLV’s season of competition waiver, the program announced today, which means...
UNLV assistant coaches Max Good, left, and Dave Rice talk before the Rebels play Fairfield at the Thomas & Mack Center Sunday, November 21, 1999.
Former coach Max Good returns to UNLV as special assistant
Rebels basketball:
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
The move that’s been expected since the end of last season became official today, as Dave Rice announced Max Good is joining the staff as special assistant to the head coach. ...
Bishop Gorman's Chase Jeter spins to the basket against  Centennial during their game Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. Bishop Gorman won the game 73-50.
Bishop Gorman senior Jeter selects Duke over UNLV, others
UNLV basketball:
Monday, August 4, 2014
Chase Jeter won’t be following in his father’s footsteps, and that’s just fine with both parties. Today in Los Angeles, Chase Jeter appeared on ESPNU and announced that ...
Bishop Gorman forward Chase Jeter dunks on Centennial during their game Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. Bishop Gorman won the game 73-50.
Bishop Gorman senior Jeter set to announce college decision on ESPNU
UNLV quick hits:
Friday, August 1, 2014
Bishop Gorman’s Chase Jeter is set to reveal his college decision to the country. Jeter, a top-10 player in the class of 2015, will announce his decision...
Hey Reb leads the UNLV basketball team out of the tunnel for their game against Illinois Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013 at the Thomas & Mack Cetner.
Rebels begin Mountain West play on the road for 2nd straight season
UNLV basketball:
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
The Rebels will open their Mountain West schedule at Wyoming on New Year’s Eve, it was announced today.
Fans rush the court and UNLV guard Kevin Kruger following the Rebels' 60-50 victory over Air Force at the Thomas & Mack Center on Feb. 20, 2007.
Former Rebel guard joins coaching staff at Northern Arizona
UNLV quick hits:
Monday, July 28, 2014
Former Rebel Kevin Kruger is leaving his father’s staff at Oklahoma to become an assistant at Northern Arizona, Kruger announced via Twitter earlier today.
Members of the media and the USA Olympic basketball team take over UNLV's Mendenhall Center Friday, July 6, 2012.
Rice happy to lend Mendenhall Center to Team USA Basketball
Rebels basketball:
Monday, July 28, 2014
This week, and only this week, a college coach other than UNLV’s Dave Rice will have free reign of the Mendenhall Center, UNLV’s two-and-a-half year old basketball training facility. Starting today ...
Showtime Ballers Dwayne Bacon knocks the ball out of the hands of New Heights Djabril Diallo during their game at the Las Vegas Fab 48 tournament Friday, July 25, 2014.
Rebels expected to stay in the running for pair of Florida players
UNLV basketball:
Saturday, July 26, 2014
The long-term benefits of adding Ryan Miller to the coaching staff this offseason will bear themselves out over time. The immediate impact is easier to quantify, though ...
Findlay Prep forward Horace Spencer fouls Bishop Gorman guard Noah Robotham during their game Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 at the South Point. Gorman won 76-72 in overtime.
Findlay Prep forward likes what he hears from UNLV’s staff
Rebels basketball:
Friday, July 25, 2014
Keep coming with all those calls and texts, college coaches. Horace Spencer isn’t getting tired of them and he’s not turning off his phone anytime soon.
UNLV head coach Dave Rice and assistant coach Todd Simon talk during the Bishop Gorman vs. Findlay Prep basketball game Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 at the South Point. Gorman won 76-72 in overtime. Rice's brother Grant Rice is the Gorman coach, while Simon previously coached Findlay Prep.
UNLV prospect’s goal is to be the best in class of 2015
UNLV basketball:
Thursday, July 24, 2014
To Elijah Thomas, it doesn’t matter that he was sidelined from the summer circuit because of injury until June this season, or that guys like Oakland’s Ivan Rabb and Bishop Gorman High’s Chase Jeter and Stephen Zimmerman are all top-10 bigs in the class of 2015. To Thomas, a UNLV target out of Lancaster, Texas, he’s the top player and soon enough everyone else will agree.
Stephen Zimmerman, center, pulls down a rebound during the 2013 Adidas Super 64 summer tournament at Rancho High School Wednesday, July 24, 2013.
The Rebels will be busy on local recruiting trail this week
UNLV basketball: Find out where and when to catch UNLV's main targets who are playing at one of the three big tournaments in town this week
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
This time of year, scheduling is key. The only way for college coaches — or fans of those teams — to see all of the games and players they’re trying to catch is to plan their days out, because it’s easy to get stuck between places like Bishop Gorman High and the Cashman Center if you’re not careful.
Class of 2014 recruit Dwayne Morgan and his mother, Tabitha Chambers, watch UNLV play New Mexico on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV beat New Mexico 64-55.
Rebel forward Morgan has sights set on dominating as a freshman
UNLV basketball:
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Dwayne Morgan hasn’t had much time to process a moment he’s been looking forward to for more than a year. Morgan landed in Las Vegas on Monday and went straight to the Mendenhall Center for a few games of pickup with his new teammates and then an extra hour of shooting ...
Los Angeles forward Roscoe Smith drives to the basket during their NBA Summer League game against Toronto Friday, July 11, 2014 at Cox Pavilion.
After leaving UNLV early, Smith learning about basketball’s business side
Pro basketball:
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
On one hand it’s still basketball, the thing Roscoe Smith and many like him have been devoting a large portion of their lives to with great success. On the other hand, even for those who have felt like professionals during their college tenure, there’s a notable change in how this game feels day-to-day when it becomes professional for real.
Washington forward Khem Birch and Atlanta forward Adreian Payne jockey for a rebound during their NBA Summer League game Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Despite going undrafted, Khem Birch happy he started professional career
Pro basketball:
Monday, July 14, 2014
Khem Birch’s professional career hasn’t had the start he had in mind. When Birch, the two-time defending Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year, left UNLV with a year of eligibility remaining, he thought the next step was to get picked in the NBA Draft. So when Birch went undrafted ...