Rising senior A.J. McInerney won 3 and 1 over former All-American and PGA TOUR player Edward Fryatt to win prestigious state title.
Rebels one of 90 NCAA Division I men's golf teams recognized for achieving 3.0 or higher team grade point average.
Senior golfer adds another academic honor to his impressive resume.
UNLV men's golf has had a player earn All-America recognition in 24 of last 27 years
UNLV men's golfers selected as members of the PING All-West Region Team.
Rebels tied for 26th as nine teams and six individuals were unable to finish third round as play stopped because of lightning.
Carl Jonson's 4-under-par 68 helps Rebels move up seven spots in the standings Saturday.
Senior Kurt Kitayama shoots 1-over 73 to lead Rebels in Florida on Friday.
Rebels making 19th appearance at NCAA Championship, which starts Friday in Florida.
Rebels shoot final-round-low 10-under par to finish third at NCAA Noblesville Regional, reach national finals for second time in three years.