Memorial For Former Rebel Bryan Chomko

Oct. 17, 2012

LAS VEGAS ( - The UNLV Athletic Department will hold a Memorial Celebration of Life for former Rebel football player Bryan Peter Chomko on Saturday, Oct. 20. It will be held in the Thomas & Mack Center, from 11 am - 2 pm, and is open to the public.

Chomko, a defensive back for the UNLV football team on the 1990 squad, passed away on Sept. 19 of this year, at the age of 44.

UNLV is also announcing that in collaboration with Director of Athletics Jim Livengood and UNLV Head Coach Bobby Hauck, a perpetual scholarship fund is being established, with the hope that the Bryan Chomko Memorial Scholarship will be used for worth UNLV defensive backs.