1. College Football News Preview 2020: UNLV Rebels Win Total Prediction, What Will Happen
2013. That’s the last time UNLV came up with a winning season and went to a bowl game.
2000. That was the last time other than 2013 that UNLV came up with a winning season and a bowl game.
Tony Sanchez was a local high school coaching legend who just couldn’t get that engine to turn over. The program showed glimpses of potentially being good – it pushed San Diego State in a close fight, blew out Vanderbilt, and closed out with two wins – but is just couldn’t find any consistent success.
In comes 40-year-old Marcus Arroyo, the former San Jose State quarterback worked his way through the coaching ranks to become the offensive coordinator at Oregon over the last few seasons.
UNLV has its brand new head coach. It has its brand new stadium that’s relatively close to campus – at least compared to Sam Boyd Stadium. It has a full program reboot happening, but …
Set The UNLV Rebels Regular Season Win Total At … 3
It’s possible UNLV is the underdog in all 12 games.
San Jose State is a road game, Colorado State is at home, and there’s going to be a few wins somewhere out of the blue, but it’s going to take a while for the lines to build up and for the schemes to start working.
In all ways, this is a rebuilding season. The payoff will come – it just might take another year to get it.