Head coach Bobby Hauck and four players attended a media conference Monday morning on campus.
The Rebels will return experience and add depth to the secondary this year.
2013 spring practice draws to a close with annual on-campus football festival.
Rebels outrush Broncos led by Bradley Randle's 64 yards.
The Rebels went through their first of two scrimmages in Ely.
UNLV: A speedy defender who offers good experience to the secondary ... Listed No. 2 at one cornerback spot heading into the fall ... One of 10 Texans on this year's roster.
2012: Played in 11 games, including starting eight at RCB ... Tied for 11th on the team with 34 total tackles ... His four pass breakups tied for fourth on the squad ... Recovered a fumble and returned it 30 yards for a touchdown in Game Eight for his team's only score vs. the Broncos ... That fumble return marked the first defensive TD by a Rebel since 2010.
2011: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by appearing in five games ... Finished with nine total tackles ... Broke up a pass and forced a fumble as well.
2010: Redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Lancaster HS where he played his senior year under coach Andrew Jackson ... In limited action he had four catches for 115 yards and two touchdowns ... Spent his junior season at Kimball HS in Dallas, TX ... Hauled in 51 receptions for 874 yards and eight scores to earn all-district honors ... Added 43 tackles and three interceptions on defense ... Lettered three times overall in track and field, running the 200 meters as well as the 4x100 and 4x200 relays.
PERSONAL: Kenneth Penny was born May 23, 1991, in Dallas, TX ... The son of Teresa and Gregory Penny ... Has an older sister, Kendra ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.
PENNY'S DEFENSIVE STATS YEAR GP-GS UT AT TOT TFL SCK INT PBU FF FR 2012 11-8 21 13 34 0-0 0-0 0-0 4 0 1-30 2011 5-0 6 3 9 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 1 0-0 TOTAL 16-8 27 16 43 0-0 0-0 0-0 5 1 1-30