Saturday – final score – UNLV 3, Colorado 2 – tremendous battle with a lot of heat – UNLV goals Painchaud, Barriga plus a dramatic Cody Williams power play goal with 3 min to play..Ben Giesbrecht in net for UNLV

Friday Final Score – Colorado scored with 1:27 to play to take a two goal lead over UNLV, then added empty-net goal to win 3-0 before sold out crowd at City National Arena. Game two of this series is back here Saturday 1:30 pmFriday, Sept 22, 2017

By Lee Samuels

Las Vegas – This is it, UNLV’s first home game will be at what Rebels coach Anthony Greener calls “our new barn” at the City National Arena. Colorado ACHA D1 will open its season against UNLV here Friday night. UNLV is 2-0-0. Hometown players for UNLV include Joseph Kaszupski, Cody Williams and Mitchell Province. Game time is 7:30 pm.