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    UNLV Summer Recruiting Primer: Point Guards

    By Mike Grimala

    A rundown of the top high school point guards on the Rebels' radar.

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    Stephen Zimmerman Recruiting Timeline

    By Mike Grimala

    A timeline of UNLV's years-long recruitment of Stephen Zimmerman.

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    What Stephen Zimmerman’s Commitment Means for UNLV

    By Mike Grimala

    Now that Zimmerman is officially on board, what's next for the Rebels?

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    Stephen Zimmerman Staying Home, Commits to UNLV

    By Mike Grimala

    It took almost four years, but UNLV head coach Dave Rice finally landed his man, as Bishop Gorman star Stephen Zimmerman committed to the Rebels on Thursday. Zimmerman made the announcement via Twitter: Thx 2 all the programs & fans that supported me. This is MY decision & I’ve decided 2 stay home & attend […]

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    Justin Jackson: Reclassifying to 2015 “Not 100 Percent Yet”

    By Mike Grimala

    Justin Jackson is a key cog in UNLV’s future, as the versatile swingman is ranked No. 31 in Rivals’ Class of 2016 rankings. But will he make an impact even sooner than expected? Jackson took questions from the media at a McDonald’s All-American sendoff rally for his Findlay Prep teammate Allonzo Trier on Tuesday, and […]

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    Stephen Zimmerman Talks McDonald’s Game, Recruiting Decision

    By Mike Grimala

    Stephen Zimmerman’s selection to the McDonald’s All-American game wasn’t much of a surprise—the Bishop Gorman 7-footer is undoubtedly one of the best players in the nation and has been for a couple years now—but that doesn’t make it any less satisfying. At a sendoff rally at a local McDonald’s restaurant on Tuesday, Zimmerman said the […]

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    Recruit Q&A: Derrick Jones

    By Mike Grimala

    Philadelphia native Derrick Jones isn’t quite done with high school basketball just yet—his Archbishop Carroll (Philadelphia, Pa.) team plays in the state semifinals on Tuesday night—but UNLV fans are already dreaming about getting the Class of 2015 commit on campus. The 6-foot-6 Jones is one of the most athletic players in the nation, and he […]

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    Stephen Zimmerman Chosen for McDonald’s Game

    By Mike Grimala

    Bishop Gorman big man Stephen Zimmerman is among three local Class of 2015 prospects chosen to play in this year’s McDonald’s All-American Game. The rosters for the prestigious McDonald’s game were announced on Wednesday, and Zimmerman made the cut, along with his Gorman teammate Chase Jeter. Findlay Prep guard Allonzo Trier was also selected. All three […]

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    UNLV Recruit Derrick Jones Adds Another Highlight

    By Mike Grimala

    Class of 2015 recruit Derrick Jones has been putting together quite a highlight reel this season, and he added another “wow” performance over the weekend at the Hoophall Classic in Springfield, Mass. Jones, a 6-foot-7 swingman, posted 31 points, 15 rebounds and three blocks to lead his Archbishop Carroll (Wayne, Pa.) team over nationally-ranked Simeon […]

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    Recruit Q&A: Jalen Poyser

    By Mike Grimala

    Jalen Poyser became UNLV’s first recruit in the Class of 2015 when he committed to the Rebels two weeks ago, and the 6-foot-4, 185-pound guard is a good building block. He’s ranked No. 84 in the nation by Rivals, and he’s the type of creative playmaker who should thrive in the Rebels’ offensive system. A […]