Coverage of @UNLVathletics, and beyond, provided by students and staff of @UNLV_JMS.
UNLV's Rebel Report - April 12, 2018
Thanks for tuning in to the Rebel Report! The show is a production of students in the Hank Green School of Journalism and Media Studies at UNLV. In this episode: We're playoff crazy in Vegas! The Vegas Golden Knights have entered the postseason, we'll take a look at the Stanley Cup's visit to town and how the team keeps fans entertained at T-Mobile Arena when the teams are off the ice. UNLV Football spring practices continue, we speak with Armani Rodgers and head coach Tony Sanchez about the team's progress. UNLV Bowling makes its first appearance on the show. We take a look at what's in their bowling bag. KUNV Radio provides our students the opportunity to call play-by-play at dozens of games throughout the year. Watch our reporters make fools of themselves as they challenge each other to basketball and tennis. UNLV Track and Field head coach Yvonne Wade joins us in-studio to discuss he team's recent Mountain West Indoor Championship. Thanks for watching!
UNLV Rebel Report - April 5, 2018
The Rebel Report is a sports program produced by broadcast journalism students at UNLV. In this episode: The Vegas Golden Knights enter the playoffs with one of the best practice arenas in the NHL. It was recently Golden Knights "Fan Appreciation Week". Hear from the players and patrons that make the city's first major-league franchise so special. UNLV Bowling continues rolling to success, we explain how any skill level can participate with the team. We look at an iconic boxing gym in town, home some of the greats like Sonny Liston and Mike Tyson. Las Vegas Lights FC owner Brett Lashbrook joins us in studio. We take a look at a fundraiser put on by 1 October survivor, and UNLV Hockey coach Nick Robone. UNLV Baseball shows you how to throw a fastball.
Vegas Golden Knights Fan Appreciation Week
The Vegas Golden Knights recently wrapped up its first-ever regular season in Las Vegas. The final week of home games was dubbed "Fan Appreciation Week". Here's our story featuring fans and members of the Golden Knights.
UNLV's Rebel Report - March 22, 2018
Welcome to the Rebel Report! A production by students in the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies at UNLV. This week: We profile UNLV Lady Rebels point guard Nikki Wheatley after a bounce-back from injury to help lead the team to the WNIT. Big League Weekend makes its annual stop in Las Vegas, and with it comes Vegas native Kris Bryant. He reflects on his evolution from scrub to star. UNLV Football features a new QB that graduated from high school early to join the team for spring camp. The Vegas Golden Knights march toward the postseason. New softball coach Kristie Fox joins us in-studio to discuss joining the Rebel family. Plus, we see a different side of UNLV Football wide receiver Mekhi Stevenson in 'Show Me Your Skills'. Thanks for watching!
UNLV's Rebel Report - March 15, 2018
Welcome to a new episode of the Rebel Report, a sports broadcast production by students in the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies at UNLV. This week: We tackle the end of the UNLV Men's Basketball season and what lies ahead for the program. The Mountain West Conference Tournament crowns a champion, unfortunately it wasn't the Rebels. The first-ever Mountain West eSports championship took place between UNLV and Boise St. UNLV Football spring ball gets underway and QB Armani Rogers looks forward to making a leap in his second season. Hailey Dawson and UNLV Engineering stops by our studio to talk about her robo-hand and how MLB teams across the country are lining up for her to throw out a first-pitch. Meet 4-year-old cancer survivor "Super Benji" as he spends a day with the Rebel Report playing t-ball. Local boxer Caleb Plant battles adversity to work his way toward a title shot. Thanks for watching!