Saturday, November 25, 2017

By Bob Wright

The UNLV Rebels, in their first season in the ACHA D1, are ranked at a season-best #12 today and are about to take on #8 ranked Colorado.

UNLV’s ACHA D1 record is 14-5-0. The Rebels head coach is Anthony Greener who is assisted by Nick Robone. In their next game the Rebels go onto the road to take on the Eric Ballard-coached University of Colorado on Thursday, November 30.

Earlier this season – in their first ever games ever in ACHA D1 – UNLV lost to Colorado 3-0, then beat them 3-2 at the City National Bank Arena in Las Vegas.

UNLV’s big road trip to Colorado looks like this:

Thursday, November 30 – at Colorado

Friday, December 1 – at Colorado State

Saturday, December 2 – at Colorado State

The ACHA D1 Top 5 ranked teams in order are Adrian, Minot, Lindenwood, Ohio and Robert Morris. UNLV has a win over Minot which at the time was ranked #1.