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Big Sky reaches agreement to move basketball tournaments to Reno

The Big Sky tournament will be in a neutral site for the first time and will the field will be expanded to all teams.

Big Sky reaches agreement to move basketball tournaments to Reno, expanding field to all teams

Officials of the Big Sky Conference announced Friday that major changes are coming to the format of the league's basketball tournament, including a switch to a neutral site and expanding the field... Read more »


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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Handing out our own 'State of Sports' awards

The State of Sports awards are Tuesday night to acknowledge it and with that DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans break down the finalists for the awards and pick who... Read more »

April 21, 2015


NCAA gymnastics: Utah posts best score ever, is joined by former assistant in Super Six; 2 SUU seniors compete in evening meet

Former Utah assistant Jeff Graba led Auburn back to its first NCAA championships since 2003. Saturday, he will face his mentors Greg and Megan Marsden in the Super Six. Read more »

April 17, 2015


Red Rocks looking forward to NCAA championships session despite underdog status

"All the teams in that session are capable teams, and it really is going to be who has a good meet, who is peaking at the right time and who is on a roll," said Marsden. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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NCAA gymnastics championships open Friday

Utah senior Georgia Dabritz continued to be recognized for her outstanding season when she was awarded the AAI Wednesday. The award recognizes the country’s top senior gymnast. Read more »

April 16, 2015


Former BYU star Ena fitting in well at Utah following coaching stints at SUU, Weber State

The Utes' new linebackers coach was a roommate and teammate of former defensive coordinator Kalani Sitake. Read more »

April 15, 2015


SUU gymnasts Armijo and Jaworski prepping for NCAA championships

“Our team really had a great season, and we just missed moving on,” said SUU coach Scott Bauman. "And it is exciting to be sending two gymnasts to the NCAA championships because we have only sent one in our other... Read more »

April 13, 2015


10 potential impact individuals in Utah college basketball next season

Who will be some of the key figures in college basketball during the 2015-16 season in the state of Utah? Here’s a look at 10 of them. Read more »

April 1, 2015

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Utah softball: Utes Sweep Southern Utah in Tuesday Doubleheader

Dickman drives in three runs in game one; Castro collects 5 RBI in game two. Read more »

March 31, 2015


Utah gymnastics joined by BYU and USU at regional, SUU going to Oklahoma

Utah, Utah State and BYU will be headed to the NCAA gymnastics regional in Berkeley, California, on April 4, while Southern Utah will compete in the Norman, Oklahoma, regional. Read more »

March 23, 2015


Three in-state gymnastics teams vie for Mountain Rim Gymnastics Championship Saturday

“We are expecting a dogfight,” said Southern Utah coach Scott Bauman. “All five of these teams are good and it should be a great battle.” Read more »

March 20, 2015


Mike Sorensen: NCAA committee overrates strength of schedule

The NCAA blew it again by putting in some mediocre teams from big conferences, rather than some deserving mid-major teams. Read more »

March 15, 2015


Conference tournament breakdown: When the local teams will be playing

Conference tournament seeding came into focus on Saturday as many teams finished the regular season. See when the local teams will be playing in tournament play next week. Read more »

March 8, 2015

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Portland State beats Southern Utah 86-73, eliminates T-birds from Big Sky Tournament

Tiegbe Bamba netted a double-double, scoring 21 points and grabbing 15 rebounds as Portland State beat Southern Utah 86-73 on Saturday night in the regular season finale for both teams. Read more »

March 7, 2015


Southern Utah edges past Sacramento State 69-65

Juwan Major hit the go-ahead basket with 1:31 left and Southern Utah edged past Sacramento State 69-65 on Thursday night. Read more »

March 5, 2015


Best of the West: Arizona back to top seed consideration, BYU, Boise State also cash in

In a day where three of the conference races could be decided, a day where bubble teams had one last shot at a signature win before the conference tournaments, much of the possible came to life. Read more »

March 2, 2015


Southern Utah tops North Dakota 71-65

Trey Kennedy scored 13 points and Southern Utah topped North Dakota 71-65 on Saturday. Read more »

Feb. 28, 2015


Southern Utah beats Idaho 79-77 in OT

James McGee scored 17 on Saturday night and Trey Kennedy made a key pair of free throws with 12.8 seconds left in Southern Utah's 79-77 overtime win against Idaho. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2015


Jois helps Eastern Washington defeat Southern Utah 78-75

SUU falls to Eastern Washington, 78-75. Read more »

Feb. 20, 2015


Gymnastics: Utah State returns to the Spectrum for in-state battle against Southern Utah

Utah State gymnastics is set for its fourth home meet of the season when it takes on No. 22 Southern Utah in the Spectrum on Friday at 7 p.m. Friday night is "Pink Night" for USU gymnastics, and the first 100 fans will receive a free... Read more »

Feb. 19, 2015


Best of the West: UCLA and others are living on the edge as season wanes

Utah and Arizona will be in the tournament. Everyone else in the conference is a question mark or out. The same can be said for Gonzaga in the West Coast Conference and San Diego State in the... Read more »

Feb. 16, 2015


Southern Utah edges Idaho State 71-67

POCATELLO — A.J. Hess scored 16 points and grabbed six rebounds to lead Southern Utah to a 71-67 win over Idaho State on Saturday night. Race Parsons added 14 points for the Thunderbirds (7-16, 4-8 Big Sky Conference). Tyler... Read more »

Feb. 14, 2015


Balanced Southern Utah tops Weber State 65-56

A.J. Hess led a balanced attack with 14 points as Southern Utah defeated Weber State 65-56 on Thursday, ending a five-game losing streak. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2015


Kolob Terrace Road in Zion to undergo construction

Portions of the Kolob Terrace Road that run through Zion National Park are undergoing reconstruction to improve public safety and remedy structural problems. Read more »

Feb. 10, 2015


Best of the West: Down goes Arizona, and here comes Boise State?

It was another bad week for teams in the west to play on the road, in general, but a great week for teams that could capitalize on home court. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2015


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