Local News

Actions

UNLV announces scholarship in honor of Dwaine Knight

Posted at 9:48 PM, Jun 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-23 00:48:52-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV)  — University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Athletics announced a new scholarship in honor of Dwaine Knight.

He has been with UNLV Athletics for over 30 years.

Knight was UNLV Athletic's Director of golf this past season and will be moving to a new role within the athletics department in July.

UNLV plans to award the Dwaine Knight scholarship each year.

They cite Knight's contributions, dedication to UNLV Athletics, and career successes, as reasons to name the scholarship in his honor.