Seniors Tim Hasson, Tani Maka, Alex Klorman, junior Cameron Jefferson and sophomore Nick Sherry will serve as team captains this season.
The Rebels' offensive line returns experienced core for 2013 season.
Also, we check in with the Rebel offensive line.
D.J. Allen, UNLV Athletics' Sr. Associate AD of External Affairs, writes a periodic column for UNLVRebels.com.
UNLV: A returning starter that has played at multiple spots up front ... Listed No. 1 at right tackle heading into fall ... Hails from a local high school that opened its doors in fall 2008.
2012: Started all 13 games as a sophomore ... Split his appearances among left guard, left tackle and right tackle because of injuries on the offensive line.
2011: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 12 games, including starting the final seven at left guard.
2010: Redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Desert Oasis HS ... A two-time letterwinner for coach Faron Seibel ... Started playing football as a junior ... Earned First Team All-Southwest League in 2009 ... Helped the Diamondbacks to a 7-3 record and an appearance in the state playoffs ... A two-year letterwinner at power forward for the basketball team ... Also spent two years at Sierra Vista HS in Las Vegas.
PERSONAL: Cameron Elijah Jefferson was born May 2, 1992, in Cleveland, OH ... The son of Michele and William Jefferson ... Has two younger brothers, Noah and Joshua ... His father played college football at Maryland, spent two seasons with the Cleveland Browns (1989-90) and also played in the CFL as an offensive lineman ... Majoring in psychology.