Men's soccer midfielder Oscar Velazquez earns Rebel of the Week honors after his shootout-winning penalty kick sent UNLV to the NCAA second round for the first time since 1985.
UNLV played its school record 24th match of the season tonight.
UNLV taking on its third top-25 team in the past four games.
UNLV moves to second round at sixth-seed Denver on Sunday.
UNLV looking for first NCAA win since 1987, Aztecs with first appearance since 2006.
Men's soccer forward Danny Musovski earns Rebel of the Week honors after scoring the game-winner in the WAC Championship, sending the Rebels to the NCAA Tournament.
This is the second time the junior forward has been named national player of the week.
UNLV has never played a NCAA game outside the state of Nevada or California in seven appearances.
UNLV will learn Monday morning of its first-round match in this year's NCAA Tournament.
UNLV defeated Air Force 3-2 earlier this year in Las Vegas.