The UNLV Rebels are completing a $1.2 million stadium upgrade at Sam Boyd Stadium and the money being invested has allowed the Las Vegas university to land a very impressive Vegas-themed field design for 2015.
SB Nation was first to unveil the new design in an exclusive.
The endzones will feature the iconic and always popular “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” signs, while the yard markers will have designs that will have you reminiscing about the Vegas casinos.
Check out the new field design below:
It’s no surprise that the Rebels have the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign in the endzones, considering they have also added the iconic marker to the helmets for 2015.
— Mark Wallington (@UNLVFBSID) April 29, 2015
The new turf will makes its debut on September 12 against UCLA, while UNLV opens the season on September 5 against Northern Illinois.
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