Rebels Kick Off Spring Practice Monday
March 4, 2008
LAS VEGAS - UNLV football will hold its first spring practice of the year on Monday, March 10 to begin a 15-session schedule that culminates with a traditional spring game at Sam Boyd Stadium on April 18.
The Rebels pull on the pads under head coach Mike Sanford for the fourth time and will once again have the luxury of performing on the AstroPlay synthetic surface on campus at Ernie Becker Sr. Football Fields at Bill "Wildcat" Morris Rebel Park.
UNLV is scheduled to practice every Monday, Wednesday and Friday except for taking one week off for spring break on March 17-21. Team scrimmages are scheduled to be held at two Friday sessions: April 4 and 11. All practices are open to the public but viewing areas are restricted and please note that times are subject to change.
A coaches' clinic will be held on Friday, April 4 from 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. More information and registration are available at unlvrebels.com or by e-mailing assistant coach Kris Cinkovich at firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, UNLV football alumni are invited to join the coaching staff on campus for a social event before the scrimmage on Friday, April 11. Please call the UNLV football office at (702) 895-3400 for more information and to RSVP.
Once again the public is invited to attend the FREE Scarlet vs. Gray spring game on April 18 at Sam Boyd Stadium from approximately 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., while a barbecue dinner with the team will follow. Prices for the barbecue are $15 for adults and $12 for kids 12 and younger and for current UNLV students with valid I.D. Tickets can be purchased at the event or in advance by logging onto unlvrebels.com, clicking on the Scarlet & Gray Game link and printing out the pre-sale order form.
UNLV 2008 SPRING PRACTICE SCHEDULE - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC PLEASE NOTE: ALL DATES AND TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE