Dec. 18, 2013
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) -
The UNLV women's basketball team closes out the 2013 year by hosting the Duel In The Desert on Thursday-Saturday at the Cox Pavilion. This will be the final non-conference action of the season for the Lady Rebels, who will not play again until the Mountain West opener on New Year's Day against Fresno State.
This year's Duel is an eight-team event, with a pair of four-team brackets that will play a round-robin schedule over the three days, and a champion will be determined from each group. In the Scarlet bracket is the Lady Rebels, along with Clemson, Creighton, and Oregon State. Games in this bracket start at 5 pm and 7:30 pm, with UNLV starting off by facing Clemson on Thursday in the 5 pm contest. The Gray bracket, which plays at 12 pm and 2:30 pm each day, features Washington, Pittsburgh, DePaul and Louisiana-Monroe.
There will be a live webcast of all three UNLV games, thanks to the UNLV-TV student production group, that will be featured on the Mountain West Network at UNLVRebels.com. while the UNLV radio broadcast, featuring the call from Adam Candee, is available on KSHP 1400 AM and also off a link at UNLVRebels.com .Live video feeds for the other nine games, as well as live stats for all 12 games are available as well at UNLVRebels.com.
UNLV notes for the Duel In The Desert
Duel In The Desert
GAME 10 - Thursday, December 19 5 pm
UNLV (2-7, 0-0 MW)
Head coach: Kathy Olivier (74-92, 6th year)
Leading scorer: Jr./F Alana Cesarz (14.0 ppg)
Clemson (6-3, 0-0 ACC)
Head coach: Audra Smith (6-3, 1st)
Leading scorer: Sr./C Quinyotta Pettaway (11.0 ppg)
GAME 11 - Friday, December 20 5 pm
Oregon State (6-2, 0-0 Pac-12)
Head coach: Scott Rueck (45-47, 4th year)
Leading scorer: So./G Jamie Weisner (14.6 ppg)
GAME 12 - Saturday, December 21 7:30 pm
Creighton (4-5, 0-0 AAC)
Head coach: Jim Flanery (215-137, 12th year)
Leading scorer: So./G Marissa Janning (16.3 ppg)
Cox Pavilion (2,500)
TV: Live webcast on Mountain West Network (UNLVRebels.com)
Radio: KSHP 1400 AM (Adam Candee/Dominique Harris)/UNLVRebels.com
Live Stats: Gametracker
The Last Meeting
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November 26, 2010
Lady Rebels Turn Game Over To Beavers
UNLV was held to just two points over an 11-minute span in the first half, and Oregon State forced the Lady Rebels into a season-high 27 turnovers to pull off a 57-45 win in the second game of the Hyatt Place Lady Rebel Round-Up on Friday night from the Cox Pavilion.