The 1976-77 UNLV Runnin' Rebels were an exciting team to watch. Jerry Tarkanian's team set NCAA records for points in a season (3,426), most 100-point games (23) and most consecutive 100-point games (12). The team was loaded with stars like Glen Gondrezick, Larry Moffett, Eddie Owens, Robert Smith, Sam Smith and Reggie Theus. 1977 was a magical season for UNLV, which was a relative newcomer to the division I ranks. In just their eighth season the Runnin' Rebels made their first trip to the Final Four in school history. Along the way the beat the No. 1 ranked in the country in San Francisco.