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REBEL REPORT - Season 3, Episode 8 - April 20, 2017
Welcome to another brand new edition of the Rebel Report. This week's show is packed with some high-profile stories we're excited to bring you. On this week's show: UNLV hires Desiree Reed-Francois as new Athletic Director. The Vegas Golden Knights hire Gerard Gallant to become the team's first head coach. UNLV Women's Tennis ends the regular season with Senior Day. UNLV Softball swings through conference play. The Las Vegas 51s host its' home-opener at Cashman Field. We take you to a unique equestrian event at the South Point. Mark Anderson of the Las Vegas Review-Journal joins us to discuss the hiring of UNLV's new athletic director. Thanks for tuning in!
REBEL REPORT - Season 3, Episode 7 - Apr. 6, 2017
Greetings and welcome to another new edition of the Rebel Report, a production by students in the Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies at UNLV. In this week's show: UNLV Football ends its run of 15 spring practices with the Spring Showcase. UNLV Women's Soccer has also been busy this spring, hosting the defending NCAA champions, USC, in an exhibition match. We have more reaction from the Raiders relocation to Las Vegas. We spoke with students, fans and we revisit our trip to Phoenix to the NFL Owners' Meeting and speak to NFL players on the move. Olympic gold medalist and UNLV Lee Business School student Connor Fields joins us in-studio. Thanks for tuning in!
Raiders Relocation Approved
The Rebel Report was there when NFL owners voted 31-1 to approve the relocation of the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas.
NFL Owners Preview Raiders Vote
The Rebel Report attended the NFL Annual Meetings in Phoenix, AZ. A day before the Raiders relocation became official, team owners speculated to the media on whether they felt the vote would eventually pass.
Rebel Report Special Edition: Raiders Relocation - March 30, 2017
Welcome to a special edition of the Rebel Report! Our students had the privilege of traveling to Phoenix, AX to the NFL Annual Meetings and witness Las Vegas history first-hand. The Raiders are coming! In this episode: Coverage of the Raiders Relocation from Phoenix, AZ and comments from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Raiders owner Mark Davis and team president Marc Badain. The impact the Raiders relocation will have on UNLV. UNLV Football gears up for its Spring Showcase. Meet the Rebels new Running Backs' coach. Big League Weekend rolls into town, we spoke with Cubs MVP and Las Vegas native Kris Bryant. The Academic Success Center provides assistance to student-athletes. NASCAR fans are the best! We profile UNLV Football Kicker/Punter Evan Pantels.