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Wake Up with The Sun: Rebel Room

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Las Vegas, NV

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Never can get enough UNLV analysis and chatter? Then this is the stop for you. Join the Sun sports staff in The Rebel Room for your fix.

Twitter:

@TaylorBern

Language:

English

Contact:

2360 Corporate Circle, Third Floor Henderson, NV 89074 (702) 990-2550


Episodes

Where does UNLV go from here?

2/21/2017
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UNLV beat writer Mike Grimala and sports editors Ray Brewer and Case Keefer dive into the Rebels' seven-game losing streak. They discuss the causes of the terrible season, chances of salvaging something in the Mountain West Conference tournament and the focuses of the rebuilding effort going forward.

Duration: 00:19:17


How the Rebels run forward

1/9/2017
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UNLV beat writer Mike Grimala joins sports editors Ray Brewer and Case Keefer to discuss the Rebels' rough start to Mountain West Conference play and what to look for going forward.

Duration: 00:16:31


Feeling sorry for the Rebels

12/12/2016
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UNLV beat writer Mike Grimala joins sports editors Ray Brewer and Case Keefer to discuss UNLV's 49-point loss to Duke and how it needs to respond in games against Incarnate Word and Oregon this week.

Duration: 00:17:49


Reasonable Expectations

10/25/2016
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Basketball is about to start. How many new players can Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and Case Keefer name? Beyond that the guys talk about expectations for coach Marvin Menzies' first season and whether or not the football team can bounce back this week at San Jose State.

Duration: 00:21:13


Race for .500

10/18/2016
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The Rebels won in the final minute at Hawaii and now they return home to face Colorado State with a chance to get to .500 on the season. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and sports writers Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss whether or not winning one coin-flip game can help the Rebels in their next one.

Duration: 00:19:46


Island Getaway

10/11/2016
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Coming off an ugly 26-7 road loss, the Rebels are heading to Hawaii (3-3, 2-0), where UNLV hasn't won since 2000. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss the Rebels' likelihood of winning their remaining toss-up games like this one.

Duration: 00:21:40


The Need for Sneed

9/27/2016
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Johnny Stanton is injured so redshirt freshman Dalton Sneed will make his first career start at quarterback on Saturday against Fresno State. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss their expectations for him and the rest of the season following a 1-3 nonconference record.

Duration: 00:28:24


Rebels Return Home

9/20/2016
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The Rebels looked awful in Saturday's 44-21 loss at Central Michigan, but the schedule eases up with home games against Idaho and Fresno State, and many of the problems will likely be fixed as a result. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss any possible changes UNLV should make to compete in the Mountain West, including what to do at quarterback.

Duration: 00:24:02


If You Build It...

9/14/2016
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UNLV announced a $10 million donation from the Fertitta family towards a new football facility that's expected to be completed by next fall. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss what that means for the program and also look ahead to this weekend's game at Central Michigan.

Duration: 00:29:06


Going Back to Cali

9/6/2016
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Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss the takeaways, if any, from UNLV football's 63-13 beatdown of Jackson State, preview the UCLA game and breakdown recent basketball signee Troy Baxter Jr.

Duration: 00:23:30


2016 Football Season Preview

8/30/2016
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Kickoff is almost here, so Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern get together to diagnose the Rebels' quarterback situation, the improvements from last season and their chances of going over the 5.5 win total at most sports books.

Duration: 00:33:14


Regular Season Finale

2/29/2016
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As the UNLV men's basketball regular season comes to a close, Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporter Taylor Bern look at the finale at San Diego State and diagnose the Rebels' chances in the Mountain West tournament.

Duration: 00:17:11


Aiming for a Bye

2/22/2016
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The Rebels are running out of players and running out of time to get a bye in the Mountain West tournament and avoid having to potentially play four games in four days. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporter Taylor Bern discuss whether or not UNLV can make that happen.

Duration: 00:15:48


Football in February

2/1/2016
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The basketball Rebels have Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer bummed out, so after getting into their latest issues, Sun reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern help Brewer delve into football coach Tony Sanchez's impressive recruiting class.

Duration: 00:24:21


Reno Woes

1/26/2016
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The Rebels have now lost four out of the last six to in-state rival UNR, which breaks Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer's heart. Sun sports writers Case Keefer and Taylor Bern join Brewer to get into that 65-63 loss and discuss whether there will be any lasting effects in this big week at home against Boise State and San Diego State.

Duration: 00:23:03


Rebels Read to Flex?

1/18/2016
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UNLV played great in interim coach Todd Simon's first two games, and if that continues on the road this week the Rebels (11-7, 2-3) could really be in business. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern discuss what this UNLV team could do now that the pressure is off.

Duration: 00:22:00


Rice Era Ends

1/11/2016
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A decision has been made and Dave Rice is out in his fifth year as UNLV's men's basketball coach. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern get together to break down Rice's tenure and what's next for UNLV.

Duration: 00:24:22


Top 25 Albums of 2015

12/31/2015
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Las Vegas Sun sports writer (and big music aficionado) Case Keefer puts together an annual top 25 list of the year's best albums, and on this special episode of the Rebel Room he breaks that down with Taylor Bern.

Duration: 00:32:57


Rebels Drop League Opener

12/31/2015
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What was supposed to be a Mountain West preview from Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and writers Case Keefer and Taylor Bern turns into a long discussion about what went wrong in UNLV's 69-66 home loss to Fresno State and whether it can be corrected in league play.

Duration: 00:24:01


Pac-12 Week

12/14/2015
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The Rebels wrap up a key month of their schedule this week with a home game against Arizona State and a trip to No. 13 Arizona. Las Vegas Sun sports editor Ray Brewer and reporters Case Keefer and Taylor Bern get into the return of former Rebel Savon Goodman and what to expect this week against two Pac-12 foes.

Duration: 00:21:37

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