The Governor's BBQ For The UNLV Rebels - Jan. 19|
Jan. 9, 2012
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - "The Governor's BBQ for the UNLV Rebels" is scheduled to take place on Thursday, Jan. 19, at UNLV's Cox Pavilion beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Tickets are $100 per person, which includes reception food, a BBQ dinner, and wine and beer compliments of Southern Wine & Spirits. Click here to register. The deadline to RSVP is this Thursday, Jan. 12.
UNLV supporters are invited to join Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval, UNLV President Neal Smatresk, UNLV Director of Athletics Jim Livengoodand Rebel head coaches in a fun and relaxed setting as they celebrate the community's passion for UNLV and Rebel athletics. In addition members of UNLV Athletics' Student-Athlete Advisory Committee will be in attendance.
Runnin' Rebel legend, former NBA star and current CBS Sports and NBA TV analyst Greg Anthony is scheduled to serve as the keynote speaker.
"We want this to be a different experience for our fans and supporters," Livengood said. "It's a very comfortable setting and we want to come together as one family and celebrate the special thing going on with this great university and UNLV Athletics. It's definitely a great time to be a Rebel."
Organizers say the event will be a special evening of BBQ, fun, and friendship with some of the community's top leaders and UNLV's most enthusiastic supporters.
Attendees are also urged to "Get Your Reb On" everyone is invited to wear jeans and their favorite UNLV apparel.
"We want to show Governor Sandoval our Rebel pride with a room full of scarlet & gray," Livengood said. "This is going to be a unique event and something fun and special for those people who care about UNLV."
For more information, call the Rebel Athletic Fund at (702) 895-1533.