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Sam Boyd Stadium


Sam Boyd Stadium
"Ariel view, 2014" by Craig Butz is licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0.

Sam Boyd
Sam Boyd (1910-1993). Photo of Sam A. Boyd receiving award for his contribution to the Boy's Club, Las Vegas, Nevada, April 7, 1977. North Las Vegas Library Collection. UNLV Libraries Special Collections & Archives. Original cropped by Raul Jusinto.

Opened in 1971 as Las Vegas Stadium. Renamed Las Vegas Silver Bowl (1978), Sam Boyd Silver Bowl (1984). Became Sam Boyd Stadium in 1993.

This was the home field for the UNLV Rebels football team since 1971. The UNLV Rebels football team played their last game at Sam Boyd Stadium on November 23, 2019.

Named after casino owner Sam Boyd (1991).

Located at 7000 East Russell Road, Whitney, Nevada.

Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.