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UNLV Lady Rebels and Runnin' Rebels win at home to start seasons 2-0

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Posted at 7:12 PM, Nov 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-13 22:13:28-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — UNLV's Lady Rebels and Runnin' Rebels basketball teams both won their games inside the Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday bringing both to 2-0 on the season.

The Lady Rebels coming off a road-game win in Tulsa against Oral Roberts University, the team's tenth straight road win.

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Saturday under the direction of head coach Lindy La Rocque they dominated the Montana State Bobcats in their home opener with the final score being 80-42.

The Runnin' Rebels game was tight throughout, with the men's team hanging on to beat the California Golden Bears 55-52.

They defeated Gardner-Webb in their home opener on Wednesday night 64-58.

Next up for the Lady Rebels is Northern Arizona on Nov. 17 and the Runnin' Rebels take on ND State on Nov. 15.