UNLV Lady Rebels basketball

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
UNLV Lady Rebels
2017–18 UNLV Lady Rebels basketball team
UNLV Rebels wordmark.svg
University University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Head coach Kathy Olivier (6th season)
Conference Mountain West
Location Paradise, Nevada
Arena Cox Pavilion
(Capacity: 2,500)
Nickname Lady Rebels
Colors Scarlet and Gray[1]
Kit body thinsidesonwhite.png
Home jersey
Kit shorts blanksides2.png
Team colours
Kit body thinwhitesides.png
Away jersey
Kit shorts whitesides.png
Team colours
Kit body thinredsides.png
Alternate jersey
Kit shorts redsides.png
Team colours
NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen
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

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 Kathy Olivier.

Retired numbers[edit]

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 Point guard 1982–1986 1986
13 Linda Fröhlich Forward 1998–2002 2003
50 Pauline Jordan Center 1987–1990 1995


  1. ^ "UNLV Style Guide" (PDF). Retrieved July 25, 2017. 
  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[edit]