Posts Tagged 'Basketball'

2016 Mascot Bracket

If you wish to have a different perspective, I present the bracket in Mascot only format.    A couple Bears, Trojans and Hurricanes to go along with the multiple Wildcats and Bulldogs.  Below is a pdf of the bracket.Capture2016 NCAA basketball Mascot tournament bracket

Las Vegas Spring Happenings

The Southern Nevada Calendar has been updated with several events coming up.  Some highlights are listed below.  Most are ticketed, some are multi-day events; so check the links for information and starting times.

March 4 – 6, 2016 Nascar Weekend at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. LVMS Stratosphere Pole Day (Friday, March 4), Boyd Gaming 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race (Saturday, March 5) and Kobalt 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race (Sunday, March 6).

March 4 – 8, 2016 West Coast Basketball Tournament at the Orleans Arena Continue reading ‘Las Vegas Spring Happenings’

UNLV Basketball Events

Preliminary announcements have been announced for some preseason events.

October 15, 2015 UNLV Scarlet and Gray Scrimmage at the Thomas & Mack Center.  Open to the public.  7:00 pm; doors open at 6:00 pm.  Details.

October 22, 2015 Running Rebel Madness at the Downtown Las Vegas Event Center, 7-9 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m.  Free to the public.  Tarkanian Court is to be set up at the outdoor venue.  UNLV Basketball player introductions, dunk contest, and autograph sessions are included in the event.

UNLV’s initial roster posted with some players from local high schools: Austin Starr and Stephen Zimmerman in their first year, and Ben Carter transferring from Oregon.

2015-2015 Schedule includes UCLA, Oregon, Arizona and Wichita State.


The 2015 Mascot Bracket

For those who choose by some mascot vs. mascot process.

Here is a bracket filled with only mascots.

2015 NCAA basketball tournament mascot bracket

in pdf form:  2015 NCAA basketball tournament mascot bracket

Continue reading ‘The 2015 Mascot Bracket’

Las Vegas Events and Excursions

Here are a few Las Vegas events that look promising in the not so distant future.

October 11-12, 2014 Red Bull Air Races – Races at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.  General Admission $39 Adult/$29 child/under 6 free.

Paul Bonhomme races through the track

October 16, 2014 7pm Scarlet & Gray Scrimmage – UNLV basketball pre-season Continue reading ‘Las Vegas Events and Excursions’