2021 Season

2021 Schedule
12th in Mountain West
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82dRyan McGee

Hey! Former CFP contender Oregon!? Welcome to The Bottom 10

This week's Bottom 10 gives a special shoutout to the Oregon Ducks, who were going to be the just-good-enough team to make Ryan McGee take the Pac-12 seriously. Now, they're seriously good enough for his latest list.

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83dMark Schlabach

UNLV QB sorry for 'Below Deck' sushi meal antics

UNLV quarterback Max Gilliam apologized Monday for eating sushi off a nude model during his appearance on the Bravo reality TV series "Below Deck."

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88dKyle Bonagura

Boise St. matchup at UNLV canceled, MWC says

Friday's Boise State-UNLV football game is a no go, the Mountain West Conference said. It is the second straight cancellation for the Broncos.

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Wyoming running game barrels past UNLV, 45-14

— Lee Williams had three short touchdown runs, Trey Smith rushed for a career-high 164 yards with a touchdown and Wyoming rolled up 399 yards on the ground to breeze past winless UNLV 45-14 on Friday night.

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UNLV's Grimes suspended; four others opt out

UNLV wide receiver Randal Grimes was suspended through the end of the year, coach Marcus Arroyo said Tuesday, though no specific reason was given.

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150dKyle Bonagura

MWC releases '20 schedule; no separate divisions

The Mountain West will not feature separate divisions this year, and the two teams with the best conference winning percentage will play in the football title game on Dec. 19.

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157dAdam Rittenberg

Mountain West to start in Oct., play 8-game slate

The Mountain West became the second league Thursday to approve a fall football season, announcing it will play an eight-game slate starting the weekend of Oct. 24.

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202dAdam Rittenberg and Heather Dinich

Mountain West postpones football, fall sports

The Mountain West will postpone its fall sports season indefinitely. The conference is looking to the spring as an option for football and other fall sports.

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233dMark Schlabach and Heather Dinich

Pac-12 follows Big Ten in going conference-only

A day after the Big Ten announced it would play a conference-only schedule in all sports this fall, the Pac-12 voted to do the same Friday during a meeting of athletics directors, university presidents and conference officials.

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257dMark Schlabach

UNLV removes Hey Reb!, eyes mascot changes

UNLV officials removed the Hey Reb! statue from campus Tuesday night, and UNLV president Marta Meana says changes could be coming to the university's mascot in the wake of social justice protests around the country.

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Baylor's Thomas joins UNLV staff as new OC

Glenn Thomas, who served as the co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Baylor for the past three seasons, is the new offensive coordinator at UNLV.

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1yAdam Rittenberg

UNLV tabs Oregon OC Arroyo as new head coach

Oregon offensive coordinator Marcus Arroyo, who has never been a head coach before, will get his chance as he's been hired by UNLV to replace Tony Sanchez.

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UNLV slips past Nevada 33-30 in overtime

Freshman quarterback Kenyon Oblad hooked up with freshman receiver Steve Jenkins for a 19-yard touchdown in overtime and UNLV slipped past instate rival Nevada 33-30 on Saturday in the Battle for the Fremont Cannon.

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1yAdam Rittenberg

UNLV, Sanchez to part ways after Nevada game

UNLV will part with Tony Sanchez as its coach following a five-year tenure during which the Rebels failed to appear in a bowl game.

Team Stats

Passing Yards185.8106th
Rushing Yards144.782nd
Points For17.3134th
Points Against38.0Tied-14th