Legends & leaders respect and laud Coach Knight and UNLV Golf

“Coach Knight has the ability to keep the putting process very simple and his teaching sessions are always a positive experience. No matter where you are with your putting stroke, he can bring you around to a comfortable stroke that you can trust. He took me from an average putter entering college to a putting stroke which has allowed me to earn a living on the PGA TOUR. I respect Dwaine for his willingness to work with all levels of golfers; he is a true teacher of the game.”

-Charley Hoffman, Former UNLV All-American, Multiple Winner on PGA TOUR

 

 

“I have met many of Coach Knight’s former players and they all have nothing but praise for him and the UNLV Golf program, as it should be. I am sure he is enjoying the fruits of his hard work over the years.”

– Jim Nantz, CBS Sports Broadcaster

 

 

 

“If a young golfer has the dream of playing on the PGA TOUR, there is no better place to play college golf than UNLV. Dwaine Knight and Keith Kleven will help you learn what it takes to be successful.”

–Hank Haney, Leading Golf Instructor

 

 

 

“Coach, keep up the good work. Your friend, Tiger Woods.” –Tiger Woods, 79-time PGA TOUR winner, 14-time Major Champion

“UNLV: Great program, great city, great place to go to school.”

– Butch Harmon, Golf Digest Top Golf Instructor.

 

 

“Success in the classroom is essential to success on the golf course, so we offer our student-athletes as much support academically as they get athletically. Academics are and must remain a top priority for our student athletes.”

– Jeff Grandy, UNLV Men’s Golf Academic Advisor

 

 

 

 

“Coach Knight must be congratulated on all of his success. Two Ryder Cup players and a U.S. Amateur champion—something must be working!”

– David Leadbetter, Leading Golf Instructor

 

 

 

 

“Hail, Hail the Puttin’ Rebels; UNLV sets the standard for churning out quality pro players,”

– Atlanta-Journal Constitution.

 

 

 

 

 

“Among the PGA TOUR players who played collegiately at UNLV and learned from Coach Knight are Charley Hoffman, Adam Scott, Bill Lunde, Derek Ernst, Chad Campbell, Chris Riley, Andres Gonzales, Edward Fryatt and Ryan Moore. Each would tell you that Coach Knight is among the best short game instructors in the world.”

– Brian Hurlburt, GolfLasVegasNow.com