UNLV Men's Basketball

UNLV is lucky Dave Rice decided to stay

Sam Morris

UNLV coach Dave Rice calls a timeout against Fresno State, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV won 75-73 in overtime.

UNLV is lucky Dave Rice decided to stay
ray brewer:
Sat, Mar 29, 2014 (7:53 p.m.)
A coach that severely underachieved this past basketball season is getting a pay raise from financially strapped UNLV. And Dave Rice is worth every penny ...
UNLV coach Dave Rice calls out a play during their Mountain West Conference tournament game against Wyoming on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV won the game 71-67.
Rice staying put at UNLV with 2-year extension proposed by administration
Rebels quick hits: The Rebels' coach won't be heading to South Florida, which had reportedly offered him a long contract
Saturday, March 29, 2014
A whirlwind 24 hours of speculation came to a close Saturday evening with UNLV coach Dave Rice in the same position he’s been for three years, except with extra security and more money than before. After considering a contract to be the head coach at South Florida, Rice negotiated ...
UNLV head coach Dave Rice ponders the situation against San Diego State during their game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 at Viejas Arena in San Diego. The 10th ranked SDSU won the game 63-52.
UNLV expects quick resolution to Rice’s career decision
Rebels basketball:
Friday, March 28, 2014
UNLV expects to hear Dave Rice’s decision soon, maybe by Saturday, and sources tell the Sun the Rebels’ coach is expected to accept an extension and possible raise from UNLV discussed at ...
UNLV coach Dave Rice reacts as a call goes against his team during their game against New Mexico Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
UNLV’s Dave Rice offered head coaching job at South Florida
Rebels basketball:
Friday, March 28, 2014
The Rebels’ already-hectic offseason has been spent figuring out who will return next season. That speculation now includes coach Dave Rice. Sources today confirmed a report that...
Findlay Prep players and coaches gather with teammate  Rashad Vaughn at a local McDonald's to honor him being  selected as a McDonald's All-American on Thursday, March 27, 2014.
Vegas hoops All-American excited to take national stage before joining Rebels
UNLV basketball:
Friday, March 28, 2014
Rashad Vaughn had enough opportunities to see UNLV basketball up close that the program’s poor finish — no postseason for the first time in eight years — wasn’t going to sour him on the program...
UNLV coach Dave Rice reacts as a call goes against his team during their game against New Mexico Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
How can UNLV rebound from this season?
Sunday, March 23, 2014
UNLV basketball coach Dave Rice says he always looks in the mirror first when it comes to figuring out how to get UNLV back on the right track. There have been issues at various times with personnel, effort and execution, but that ultimately all falls on the head coach, and Rice knows that. So after the first year since 2006 without a postseason trip, change is coming, or at least that’s the plan. Some areas that need to be addressed...
UNLV associate head coach Heath Schroyer talks to his team during a time out during their Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic game against Santa Clara Sunday, Dec. 2013, at the Orleans Arena. UNLV won 92-71 and will face Mississippi State in the championship game Monday night.
UNLV assistant Heath Schroyer takes reins of UT Martin men's basketball program
Thursday, March 20, 2014
UT Martin has selected UNLV assistant Heath Schroyer to rebuild its men's basketball program that has lost over 20 games each of the last five seasons. In a university statement announcing the hire, Schroyer said Thursday, "I think we …
UNLV associate head coach Heath Schroyer yells to his team during their game against Utah State Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV won 62-42.
UNLV associate head coach Schroyer leaving to take over at UT Martin
Rebels basketball: Heath Schroyer spent the past 3 seasons on coach Dave Rice's staff after previous head-coaching stints at Wyoming and Portland State
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
UNLV assistant Heath Schroyer will be the next head basketball coach at UT Martin, multiple sources confirmed to the Sun today. Schroyer will be introduced at a press conference on...
UNLV guard Bryce Dejean-Jones complains to coach Dave Rice that he was fouled by San Diego State on a previous play during their Mountain West Conference semifinal game Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Thomas & Mack Center. The Aztecs won 59-51 to advance to the finals.
Junior guard Bryce Dejean-Jones done playing for UNLV
Rebels coach Dave Rice announces the once suspended guard will leave the team but stay on scholarship to complete graduation
Sunday, March 16, 2014
On the day the season officially ended, many offseason wheels are already in motion for UNLV basketball. Junior shooting guard Bryce Dejean-Jones will not...
UNLV coach Dave Rice reacts as a call goes against his team during their game against New Mexico Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Runnin’ on empty: Rebels’ season ends without a postseason trip
rebels basketball: UNLV isn’t selected for the NIT and decides to focus on the offseason rather than pursue lesser tournaments
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Much like its start, UNLV’s 2013-14 basketball season ended with a whimper. The Rebels were not selected to the NIT and announced they would not seek a bid to the lesser two postseason tournaments, officially ending the season. This is the first year without a postseason trip since 2005-06.
UNLV guard Bryce Dejean-Jones complains to coach Dave Rice that he was fouled by San Diego State on a previous play during their Mountain West Conference semifinal game Friday, March 14, 2014, at the Thomas & Mack Center. The Aztecs won 59-51 to advance to the finals.
Bern's-Eye View: If NIT doesn't come calling, Rebels should let season end
analysis: There are 3 postseason tournament possibilities for UNLV, but only one the program should consider
Sunday, March 16, 2014
UNLV knew for a while that only a Mountain West tournament title, its first since 2008, would be the only way to earn an NCAA bid. So now that there’s no chance of that, what’s next for the Rebels?
UNLV associate head coach Heath Schroyer, San Diego State assistant coach Justin Hutson and UNLV head coach Dave Rice exit the court after the #8 ranked Aztecs beat the Rebels 59-51 in their Mountain West Conference semifinal game Friday, March 14, 2014.
Rebels' last-ditch effort at NCAAs ends at Aztecs' hands in semifinals
UNLV will miss the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2009 following a 59-51 loss that drops it to 20-13 on the season
Friday, March 14, 2014
The chants of “This is our house” rained down from the upper bowl in the Thomas & Mack Center tonight, and after their eighth loss here this season there was little the Rebels could say about it. Their performances here have made ownership...
UNLV forward Roscoe Smith dunks on San Diego State during their Mountain West Conference semifinal game Friday, March 14, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center. The #8 ranked San Diego State Aztecs won 59-51 to advance to the finals.
Instant Analysis: Another season of shortcomings almost in the books for UNLV
ray brewer:
Friday, March 14, 2014
San Diego State is the best team in the Mountain West, and behind Arizona of the Pac-12, one of the West Coast’s top programs. UNLV, sadly, isn’t in the conversation.
San Diego State forward Josh Davis fouls UNLV forward Roscoe Smith during the first half of their Mountain West Conference semifinal game Friday, March 14, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Live blog: Rebels' run ends with 59-51 semifinals loss to San Diego State
UNLV basketball:
Friday, March 14, 2014
Xavier Thames scored 17 points, Dwayne Polee hit late free throws to finish with 18 points and No. 1 seed San Diego State (29-3) is on to Saturday's finals with a 59-51 victory against UNLV (20-13) in today's semifinals. The Rebels will miss the NCAA Tournament for the first since 2009.
Oregon forward Mike Moser, right, dribbles against Arizona State guard Jahii Carson during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore., Tuesday, March 4, 2014.  Moser led Oregon with 22 points and 17 rebounds as they beat Arizona State 85-78.
Catching up with former Rebel Mike Moser at the Pac-12 tournament
UNLV basketball: Oregon's run at the Pac-12 tournament ended Thursday but Moser was a big reason for the Ducks' recent 8-game winning streak
Friday, March 14, 2014
It’s Wednesday night and Mike Moser is sitting in the corner of Oregon’s locker room in the MGM Grand Garden Arena, which happens to be at the center of his collegiate basketball life.