UNLV Football Begins its 49th Season Tonight vs. Jackson State

Oh, the optimism of opening night. Rebels take on Jackson State tonight to begin the 2016 College Football season. This will be the second season for coach Tony Sanchez. The Rebels are 37 point favorites over Division 1-AA Jackson St.


Sep. 1, 2016, 7pm
Campus Location


Come out and support our student athletes at the special night opener of UNLV’s 49th season of UNLV football with the Rebels hosting FBS opponent Jackson State for the first time since 1975.

Admission Information

To purchase single or season tickets, visit the UNLVtickets website.

Are you a UNLV student? Admission to football and men’s basketball is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Student sections are general admission. Full-time students can receive one FREE ticket, with the option to purchase one additional discounted ticket. Part-time students can purchase up to two discounted student tickets. Admission is not guaranteed so be sure to reserve your ticket in advance. Students must have a valid Rebelcard for admission. For more information, visit the UNLVtickets website.

UNLV Alumni Association and Rebel Athletic Fund (RAF) are teaming up to launch the ultimate experience in football tailgate parties — Rebel Block Party. Supporting the Rebels is not just about the game, it is about the experience. We are continuing the Rebel Block Party experience for fans into its second year.

Contact Information

UNLV Sports Marketing
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