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The Rebels last won the crown in 2008—here are three keys to doing it again this season.

Three things the Runnin’ Rebels must do to make the Big Dance

March 5th, 2014

The Rebels last won the crown in 2008—here are three keys to doing it again this season.

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    After a successful season, Rebel fans will be looking to Hauck for an encore next fall.

  • As We See It

    The son of Armenian immigrants, Jerry Tarkanian was urged by his stepfather to become a barber. His true calling, of course, was basketball.

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    Enjoy these dunks by Anthony Bennett; you might not get to see them anymore.

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    Offseason changes, storylines and questions come for every college basketball team. The Rebels just hoped theirs hadn’t come so soon. So what’s the team going ...

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    The first eight notes are all you really need to hear. The tune is so unmistakable and tied to such a specific time of year ...

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    Darrell Stubbs flew more than 11,000 combat missions in Vietnam. Today, he's workin' the Findlay blimp.

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    Get up to speed. Get ready to run with the Rebels.

  • As We See It

    Hey Reb gets dunked on, all in good fun.

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    "A lot of rodeo comes from the heart," says UNLV coach.

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    Cost and location plans for a domed, 60,000-seat “mega-event” stadium on the UNLV campus are coming into sharper focus two months before a review by ...

  • As We See It

    Due to policy changes, UNLV tailgating parties are far less attended than before.

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    Amid his long run as a UNLV assistant coach, Dave Rice was known as a great student -- and teacher -- of the game. Today, ...

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    "The Runnin' Rebels of UNLV," a balanced account of Jerry Tarkanian's basketball program, debuts on HBO on March 12.

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    I'd heard that if you thought Gondo was a holy terror on the basketball court, you should see him play volleyball.

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    Get lost in something awesome next time you hit the road! Las Vegas Weekly staff share eight places you should see, and aren't too far ...

  • Dining News

    Firefly has been working to overcome the fallout from last year's salmonella outbreak at its original location.

  • Dining News

    Also, Tom's Urban is joining Shake Shack on the Strip, and the Foodie Fest is going big this month.

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    Downtown Project is sitting on buildings and properties until ideas spring up.

  • Reviews

    With Portofino and chef Michael LaPlaca, Mirage has one of the Strip's most exciting Italian restaurants.

  • Nightlife

    Residency lineup for upcoming party spot favors artists on the rise over expensive DJ superstars.

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    Metro Police identified a woman accused of throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas as Alison Michelle Ernst and arrested ...

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    No one is saying exactly when Slotzilla will open, but project managers and engineers are this week testing 175-pound dummies on each of the four ...

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    The Downtown Project has taken over Wild, the gluten-free pizza restaurant on the first floor of The Ogden, and has employed a former chef to ...

  • Joe Downtown

    Tom Haskins lived in the conventional world and attained middle-class wealth and status. He didn’t much like it.

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    The west side water park turns the H2O on this weekend.

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    downtown liquor store operators on Fremont Street are feeling the squeeze. They put up signs telling people not to open containers inside their stores, they ...

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    Long lines, Coachella consumerism and focusing on the music at the festival's Yuma Tent.

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    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is calling armed backers of a Nevada rancher "domestic terrorists" for using guns in a grazing rights battle with the ...

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    Three golden spots in the Silver State, filled with strange histories, quirky characters and awesome adventures.

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    The ladies represent, extreme PDA and why Future Islands' frontman sounded like Cookie Monster after a bottle of whiskey.

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    From UNLVino’s 40th anniversary to a hotly contested fight night at MGM Grand Garden Arena — a rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley — ’tis ...

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    There, I said it. And I’ve got no shame in my blame game.

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    "The only thing you can tell me to top this is I'm opening on the moon next week. It's really overwhelming."