Friday, February 23, 2018

By Bob Wright

Las Vegas – This is it – UNLV’s final regular season weekend is here. Tonight – Friday – the Rebels take on the University of Arizona at the City National Arena. On Saturday, UNLV will play its final regular season game vs Arizona. Both games have a 7:30 pm start time.

UNLV and Arizona are both going to the ACHA D1 Nationals.

The UNLV Rebels have had massive standing room only crowds all season at the new City National Arena which is a twin-sheet arena constructed by the NHL Vegas Golden Knights. 

Univerity of Arizona 18-8-1

Last Five Games

4-5 to Oklahoma

0-5 to Central Oklahoma

6-1 over Grand Canyon

3-4 to Arizona State

6-1 over Arizona State

UNLV 20-9-0

Last Five Games

5-1 over Utah

8-2 over Arizona State

6-4 over Arizona State

5-1 over Midland

2-7 to Midland


UNLV’s top goal scorers


21 – Elijiah Barriga

17 – Joseph Kaszupski

10 – Cody Williams

8 – Jake Saxe

7 – Kameron Fink

7 – Tristan Mayer

UNLV goalies

Ben Giesbrecht 9-4-0, 2.31 gaa, 91.6% save percentage

Alex Feese 8-3-0, 2.52 gaa, 91.1% save percentage