Rebels Named National Team Of The Week

March 12, 2013

LAS VEGAS ( - No. 21 UNLV baseball (13-3) was named the Louisville Slugger Team of the Week on Tuesday after posting a 4-0 record last week.

UNLV started the week with a 14-1 win over Hawai’i and then traveled to Palo Alto, Calif. defeating No. 9 Stanford 3-2 on Friday, 12-2 on Saturday and 5-1 on Sunday.

The three-game sweep of the Cardinal helped the Rebels earn their first ranking in a decade, as they were ranked No. 21 by Baseball America and No. 25 by Collegiate Baseball News.

UNLV is back in action today at 6:00 p.m. against CSU Bakersfield. Fans can follow along off a link at