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Bern’s-Eye View: Forecasting Mountain West Basketball Week 3

Boise State's Anthony Drmic (center) moves the ball between Wyoming's Larry Nance Jr. and Nathan Sobey during the second half in Boise, Idaho, on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014. Wyoming defeated Boise State 52-50.

Bern’s-Eye View: Forecasting Mountain West Basketball Week 3
Analysis:
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 (4 p.m.)
Early in the season I have two main takeaways from the Mountain West: Wyoming is going to be a lot of fun and No. 15 San Diego State looks way better than I thought they would this early in the season. Those are a couple of scary propositions for the rest of the league that includes teams that are off to good starts (Colorado State, Boise State, UNLV) without marquee performances like the Cowboys and Aztecs.
UNLV's Christian Wood, center, drives to the basket past Temple defenders during the second half of a game for third place in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in New York. UNLV defeated Temple 57-50.
In return home, Rebels aiming to make their offense less offensive
The Rebels (3-1) have yet to break 60 points entering Saturday’s home game against Albany, which tips off at 3:30 p.m. at the Thomas & Mack Center and streams on the Mountain West Network.
UNLV's Christian Wood, center, drives to the basket past Temple defenders during the second half of a game for third place in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in New York. UNLV defeated Temple 57-50.
Wood carries Rebels past Owls in solid bounceback victory
UNLV basketball: UNLV's sophomore forward registers new career highs in points (18) and rebounds (13) while leading UNLV to 57-50 victory against Temple
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The volume finally became too much for Christian Wood to ignore. Everyone from coach Dave Rice to senior guard Cody Doolin to the guys handing him water has told Wood what the Rebels need from him ...
UNLV's Dwayne Morgan, right, fouls Temple's Mark Williams during the first half of a game for third place in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in New York.
Blog: Rebels bounce back from ugly loss with 57-50 win against Temple
UNLV Basketball:
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Christian Wood scored a career-high 18 points to go along with 13 rebounds and four blocks while leading UNLV to a 57-50 comeback victory against Temple that salvages the Rebels' trip out to Brooklyn.
UNLV's Christian Wood, center, fights Stanford defenders for a rebound in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in New York, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. Stanford defeated UNLV 89-60.
Stanford takes UNLV to school in Brooklyn beatdown
Rebels basketball: Rebels don't have time to get wrapped up in 89-60 loss with another game at Barclays Center on tap Saturday night
Friday, November 21, 2014
If someone stumbled into the Barclays Center tonight and witnessed the game of basketball for the first time in their life, they would be able to explain, without a doubt, that Stanford played this game better in every way, shape and form than UNLV. You didn’t need nuance or depth to call this 89-60 UNLV loss what it was ...
Stanford's Chasson Randle, left, fouls UNLV's Cody Doolin during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic in New York, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014.
Blog: In Big Apple vs. Stanford, Rebels suffer most lopsided loss of Rice era
UNLV Basketball:
Friday, November 21, 2014
In its first major test of the season UNLV failed across the board. The Rebels gave up easy points early and often and got run out of the Barclays Center 89-60 by Stanford here ...
San Diego State forward Dwayne Polee II chases a loose ball as he is fouled by Cal State Bakersfield guard Brent Wrapp during the first half on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in San Diego.
Bern’s-Eye View: Forecasting Mountain West Basketball Week 2
Analysis:
Friday, November 21, 2014
One week in and it’s been a mixed bag for Mountain West basketball. San Diego State’s offense looks even worse than anticipated yet the Aztecs are 3-0 with a top-25 win, meanwhile New Mexico already has a loss both on the court and in the injury column.
UNLV guard Rashad Vaughn (1) goes up for a shot against as the Sam Houston State Bearkats at the Thomas & Mack Center Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.
Bright lights, big city and bigger opponent await UNLV in New York City
Rebels Basketball:
Friday, November 21, 2014
This city can catch you off guard even when you know what to expect. That’s exactly what UNLV is trying to avoid this weekend as the Rebels step into ...
UNLV head coach Dave Rice applauds as the Runnin' Rebels take on the Sam Houston State Bearkats at the Thomas & Mack Center Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. Coach Dave Rice
UNLV and Duke slated to meet in 2016 in new MGM arena
Rebels quick hits:
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Even if UNLV doesn’t meet Duke this weekend in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, the Rebels won’t have to wait much longer for their first meeting with the Blue Devils since ...
Former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is courtside for the Rebels' home opener versus Morehead State on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.
Former UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian hospitalized with pneumonia
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Naismith Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is hospitalized in Las Vegas, where his son says he's being treated for pneumonia. Danny Tarkanian said Thusday the 84-year-old former Runnin' Rebels coach was ...
Former UNLV basketball player Greg Anthony has his number retired at halftime of the UNLV/Dixie State exhibition game, Tuesday Nov. 7, 2006, in Las Vegas. Anthony was a member of the 1990 national championship team coached by Jerry Tarkanian.
UNLV legend remembers Final Four battles with Duke
rebels basketball:
Thursday, November 20, 2014
The UNLV basketball team could play Duke Saturday in Brooklyn. That would put the Rebels back in the national spotlight, a place they have rarely been since losing to Duke in the 1991 Final Four. ...
Bishop Gorman senior Stephen Zimmerman (center) poses with a poster of himself amidst the Rebellion student section during his official visit to UNLV on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.
Zimm City: Rebels roll out red carpet and family atmosphere for top target
UNLV basketball:
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
During Stephen Zimmerman’s first four official visits, the Bishop Gorman senior’s presence was a big deal, and that’s not just because of his 7-foot stature. It’s an event when a top-10 basketball recruit comes to town, and Kansas, Arizona, UCLA and Kentucky each did their part to mix VIP treatment with the idea that their campus could feel like home.
With a 27-22 win over the Wolf Pack, UNLV brought the Fremont Cannon back home after eight years of losses in 2013.
Fremont Cannon kickoff time bumps UNLV basketball to the afternoon
Rebels quick hits:
Monday, November 17, 2014
The Battle for the Fremont Cannon will kick off at night, it was announced today, so UNLV’s basketball game on Saturday, Nov. 29 will move to 3:30 p.m. to make room for the football game at 7:30 p.m.
UNLV forward Goodluck Okonoboh (11) calls for a time out after falling on a loose ball ahead of Sam Houston State's Marcus Burwell (32)as the Runnin' Rebels take on the Bearkats at the Thomas & Mack Center Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.
Rebels move to 2-0 with another rally and hard-fought victory at home
UNLV Basketball:
Sunday, November 16, 2014
When it comes to blocks, Goodluck Okonoboh shrugs his shoulders. Sure, 13 total blocks in his first two collegiate games might seem like a lot, because it is, but that’s always been in his arsenal. “It’s just what I do,” Okonoboh said ...
UNLV forward Christian Wood (5), left, and UNLV forward Dwayne Morgan (15) cause Sam Houston State forward Marcus Burwell (32) to lose control of the ball as the UNLV Runnin' Rebels take on the Sam Houston State Bearkats at the Thomas & Mack Center Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.
Instant Analysis: Rebels miss 15 free throws to make things interesting, still win
ray brewer:
Sunday, November 16, 2014
It wasn’t pretty. But, in the first week of the season, it doesn’t need to be ...