UNLV Lady Rebels basketball

Summary

UNLV Lady Rebels
2018–19 UNLV Lady Rebels basketball team
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UniversityUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas
Head coachLindy La Rocque (1st season)
ConferenceMountain West
LocationParadise, Nevada
ArenaCox Pavilion
(Capacity: 2,500)
NicknameLady Rebels
ColorsScarlet and gray[1]
   
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away
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Alternate jersey
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Team colours
Alternate
NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen
1989
NCAA Tournament Second round
1986, 1989, 1990, 1991
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1984, 1985, 1986, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1994, 2002
Conference tournament champions
1984, 1985, 1986, 1990, 1994
Conference regular season champions
2018

The UNLV Lady Rebels basketball team is the women's basketball team that represents the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in Paradise, Nevada. The team currently competes in the Mountain West Conference. Since beginning in 1974, the Lady Rebels have an all-time record of 741–484.[2][3][4] The Lady Rebels are currently coached by Lindy La Rocque, entering her first season.

Retired numbers

UNLV have retired three jersey numbers in their history. All three held school records for the Lady Rebels, with Thomas being the all-time leader in scoring (since passed) and assists, Frohlich being the all time scoring leader and rebounder, and Jordan being the all-time leader in blocks.[5]

UNLV Lady Rebels retired numbers
No. Player Position Tenure Year retired
4 Misty Thomas PG 1982–1986 1986
13 Linda Fröhlich F 1998–2002 2003
50 Pauline Jordan C 1987–1990 1995

NCAA Tournament results

Year Seed Round Opponent Result
1984 #7 First Round #2 Long Beach State L 58−78
1985 #4 First Round #5 San Diego State L 68−70
1986 #5 Second Round #4 North Carolina L 76−82
1989 #6 First Round
Second Round
Sweet Sixteen
#11 Utah
#3 Colorado
#2 Texas
W 67−53
W 84−74
L 77−88
1990 #4 Second Round #5 Ole Miss L 62−66
1991 #8 First Round
Second Round
#9 Texas Tech
#1 Georgia
W 70−65
L 62−86
1994 #10 First Round #7 Montana L 67−77
2002 #12 First Round #5 Minnesota L 54−71

References

  1. ^ "UNLV Style Guide" (PDF). UNLV Rebels. September 12, 2018. Retrieved February 24, 2020.
  2. ^ "UNLVRebels.com - University of Nevada Las Vegas Official Athletic Site". www.unlvrebels.com. Retrieved 10 February 2018.
  3. ^ "UNLV Lady Rebels Women's Basketball 2016–17 Quick Facts" (PDF). Retrieved February 9, 2018.
  4. ^ "UNLV Lady Rebels The Record Book" (PDF). Retrieved February 9, 2018.
  5. ^ "UNLV Lady Rebels The Record Book" (PDF). Retrieved February 9, 2018.

External links

  • Official website Edit this at Wikidata