Governor's Series

On October 8, 2012 Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval announced the launch of the Governor's Series, presented by NV Energy. This historic, new competition establishes a formal head-to-head athletic and academic challenge between longtime rivals -- the UNLV Rebels and the Nevada Wolf Pack. The all-encompassing competition will annually crown one school the winner of the Governor's Series.

SCORING

  • Head-to-head competitions will be worth 3 points
  • Series or home-and-home competitions will be worth a total of 3 points; head-to-head competition in the conference tournament will serve as a tie-breaker (if available); 1.5 points for series tie in the event the teams split in the regular season and don't play head-to-head in the conference tournament.
  • Highest finish in Mountain West Championships will be used for sports that don't compete head-to-head or in a series
  • 3 points will be awarded for sport-by-sport comparison of APR scores (school with the most "wins" by sport in the head-to-head comparisons will be awarded 3 points; 1.5 point per institution in the event of tie)
  • Winning institution will be retain the trophy for one (1) year
  • In the event of a tie, the winner of the Battle for Fremont Cannon football game will be used as the tie-breaker

CURRENT SCORE:

UNLV
30
Nevada
18

SCHEDULE/RESULTS

DATESPORTEVENTLOCATIONTIME/RESULT
Sept. 26 Women's Volleyball Rivalry Game Las Vegas Rebels 3, Wolf Pack 0
Oct. 26 Football Rivalry Game Reno Rebels 27, Wolf Pack 22
Nov. 1 Women's Soccer Rivalry Game Las Vegas Rebels 2, Wolf Pack 1
Nov. 1 Cross Country Mountain West Championship Colorado Springs, Colo. Wolf Pack 7th, Rebels 11th
Nov.16 Women's Volleyball Rivalry Game Reno Rebels 3, Wolf Pack 0
Jan. 8 Men's Basketball Rivalry Game Las Vegas Wolf Pack 74, Rebels 71
Jan. 8 Women's Basketball Rivalry Game Reno Rebels 57, Wolf Pack 49
Feb. 19-22 Women's Swimming & Diving Mountain West Championship San Antonio, TX Wolf Pack 3rd, Rebels 7th
Feb. 28 Women's Indoor Track & Field Mountain West Championship Colorado Springs, Colo. Rebels 8th, Wolf Pack 10th
Mar. 7 Women's Basketball Rivalry Game Las Vegas Rebels 80, Wolf Pack 68
Mar. 8 Men's Basketball Rivalry Game Reno Wolf Pack 76, Rebels 72
Mar. 21-23 Softball Rivalry Series Las Vegas Rebels 3, Wolf Pack 0
Apr. 6 Women's Tennis Rivalry Game Reno Wolf Pack 4, Rebels 3
Apr. 20 Men's Tennis Rivalry Game Reno Wolf Pack 5, Rebels 2
Apr. 24-26 Women's Golf Mountain West Championship Palm Springs, CA Rebels 3rd, Wolf Pack 7th
Apr. 25-27 Men's Golf Mountain West Championship Tucson, AZ Rebels 3rd, Wolf Pack 6th
May 15 Women's Outdoor Track & Field Mountain West Championship Laramie, WY Rebels 7th, Wolf Pack 9th
May 15-17 Baseball Rivlary Series Las Vegas Rebels 3, Wolf Pack 0
Academic Progress Rate Academic Component Wolf Pack 9.5, Rebels 5.5

STAR OF THE WEEK
Student-Athlete of the Week

April 28-May 4

Karlyn Jones

Softball

For the weekend, Jones threw 14.0 innings of work, compiled a 0.50 ERA and racked up 19 strikeouts, while not issuing a single walk. She earned two wins against Utah State as Nevada swept the Aggies.

View all 2013-14 honorees.


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