UNLV scores two runs in the bottom of the seventh, but can't get a third across the plate to extend the game in a 3-2 loss to New Mexico.
The Rebels host New Mexico for three games at Eller Media Stadium this weekend, March 24-26, in their Mountain West home opening series.
UNLV explodes for six runs in the first inning to avoid the sweep against Utah State and pick up its first Mountain West victory.
UNLV can't get its offense going in Logan for the second straight day, dropping game two 6-2 on Saturday.
UNLV Softball drops Mountain West opener on Friday in Logan, Utah, with 10-2 loss to the Aggies in five innings.
The Rebels' conference slate gets underway this weekend with a three game series in Logan, Utah, March 17-19.
Rebels drop Sunday's contest 8-6 to Portland State to go 3-2 on the last weekend of non-conference tournament play.
UNLV Softball collects two more wins on Saturday at the Rebel Classic, blanking New Mexico State 1-0 and besting Portland State 7-5 in the night cap.
UNLV Softball drops a 1-0 heartbreaker to Southern Illinois in its tournament opener, but rebounds with 7-2 victory against DePaul to go 1-1 on the day.
UNLV Softball hosts the 2017 Rebel Classic in its last non-conference tournament of 2017 at Eller Media Stadium, March 9-12.