They are men’s basketball team of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The UNLV Runnin Rebels are taking part in the Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. Seven years after the team was able to join the Division 1, the UNLV Runnin Rebels made the Final Four in a squad today that is known as the Hardway Eight. Moreover, ten years after that, they have made the Final Four with only one loss. In the season of 1990, the UNLV Runnin Rebels was able to win the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championship. They were able to beat the Duke University. The UNLV Runnin Rebels is said to be the first team and the only team so far in the NCAA that was able score for over 100 in the championship game. They were also named as the Tumble Tech. Today, the team is playing their home games at the Thomas & Mack Center.