The ‘Neon Hoops Showcase’ benefitting Coaches vs. Cancer is set to take place Saturday evening as BYU is in Las Vegas to play UNLV. The game will take place not at the Rebels’ usual home, the Thomas & Mack Center, but at T-Mobile Arena. Saint Mary’s and LSU will face off after the BYU/UNLV game as part of the showcase.
UNLV is 4-4 on the year and comes in to Saturday’s matchup on a three-game losing streak. BYU comes to Vegas on a three-game winning streak. BYU last played Portland State in the Marriott Center, winning 85-66. Thirty of BYU’s points came from TJ Haws. UNLV lost 77-74 at Illinois in its last game.
Here’s how to watch the Cougars and the Rebels, former Mountain West foes:
- Sat., Dec. 15, 6:30 p.m. MST
- T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, NV
- ESPN3 (online only)
TV Broadcast Team:
- Eric Rothman (play-by-play)
- Sean Farnham (analyst)
Leave any thoughts from before, during, or after the game in the comments below.