Oct. 30, 2008
LAS VEGAS -
UNLV and CBS College Sports announced the launch of the newly redesigned home for UNLV Athletics, www.UNLVRebels.com on Thursday. The revised and updated site continues the partnership between UNLV and CBS College Sports and will bring fans closer than ever to their favorite Rebel teams and student-athletes.
New and enhanced features of UNLVRebels.com include:
- Enhanced Navigation, Graphics and Design - Fans can follow their favorite Rebel teams with a site that is easier than ever to navigate and find the most up to date information.
- Rebels All Access - The most comprehensive coverage of UNLV Athletics is Rebels All Access. Get the games, highlights, press conferences and coaches' shows you want - all in one place. The new and improved all-access interface allows for accessing live and archived video and audio content.
- Official Online Store - Fans and alumni can purchase official UNLV licensed products from the Rebels official online store.
- Calendar and Scoreboard - The weekly events calendar highlighting upcoming UNLV Athletics events appears prominently on the front page of UNLVRebels.com, enabling fans and alumni nationwide to keep track of who is playing where. The daily scoreboard is constantly updated and provides fans with the latest results.
- UNLVRebels.com has steadily expanded in both content and usership since its premiere in 1997. The new design features rotating stories on the front page with an even larger photo layout with additional thumbnails. Also new, the site maintains a consistent look throughout all the sports pages with the same rotating headline stories format along with an embedded video player on each page.
The site also takes advantage of a number of CBS College Sports online features, including its exclusive GameTracker technology, allowing Rebel fans to follow live simulated game action, details and full play-by-play.