Send-Off Rally Set For Tuesday Morning|
March 17, 2008
LAS VEGAS - The UNLV Athletics Department has invited fans to come to the Thomas & Mack Center's Parking Lot (White Lot) on Tuesday, March 18 at 11 a.m. to send-off the men's basketball team to the NCAA Tournament in Omaha, Neb.
The Runnin' Rebels won their second consecutive Mountain West Conference Tournament championship on Saturday by beating then-No. 24 BYU 76-61 to earn the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. UNLV's first round game is against Kent State on Thursday, March 20 in Omaha, Neb., with a tentative tip time scheduled for 11:45 a.m. PDT.