Southern Utah University
Six Utes, three Aggies, three T'Birds and a Cougar were all invited to the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine, which will take...
The pay-for-play topic seems to never end, but with court decisions regarding the topic finally wrapping up, is it time to start paying student-athletes? Read more »
The evolution of college athletics: Despite struggles, satisfaction levels remain high among student-athletes
Student-athletes agree that balancing athletics and school is difficult, but the surprising part is athlete satisfaction levels appear to remain high. Read more »
Division I schools and institutions around the country have decided that at the very least there is a crack in the old traditional grant-in-aid athletic scholarship system. And as the landscape... Read more »
Braden Yardley, a former SUU pitcher, has made a name for himself by fixing gloves of MLB players. Read more »
The BYU men's and women's volleyball teams, soccer teams and the men's track and field and cross country teams all finished in the Top 25. The SUU gymnastics and men's cross country teams finished... Read more »
Former Utah assistant and head coach at Southern Utah, Utah State and Wisconsin preparing for his first season at the helm of Oregon State. Read more »
Southern Utah athletic director Ken Beazer is stepping down from his position, the school announced Thursday afternoon. Read more »
Several rule changes are in store for college basketball and it is about time the game got some gears greased. Some college games are almost unbearable to watch because of slow play,... Read more »
Mike Wilton, a former BYU men's volleyball assistant and head coach at Hawaii until 2009, has been hired as Southern Utah's assistant women's volleyball coach, the university announced Friday. Read more »
A total of 69 players with Utah ties currently find themselves on rosters around the NFL. Here's a look at every one of them. Read more »
The NCAA men’s basketball rules committee has proposed Friday a slew of rule changes to speed up the pace of the game and lessen the amount of delays, as well as other changes to the game. Read more »
Want to assemble a team of undrafted NFL players with ties to the state of Utah? Here's what it may look like. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
"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 »
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 »
The Utes' new linebackers coach was a roommate and teammate of former defensive coordinator Kalani Sitake. Read more »
“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 »
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 »
Dickman drives in three runs in game one; Castro collects 5 RBI in game two. Read more »
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 »
“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 »
The NCAA blew it again by putting in some mediocre teams from big conferences, rather than some deserving mid-major teams. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Trey Kennedy scored 13 points and Southern Utah topped North Dakota 71-65 on Saturday. Read more »
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 »
SUU falls to Eastern Washington, 78-75. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Tevin Svihovec scored 21 points, Cameron Michael added 20 and Northern Colorado outlasted Southern Utah 84-80 on Saturday. Read more »
Video: Southern Utah's A.J. Hess hits buzzer-beater to force overtime, but North Dakota beats Thunderbirds 89-85
Jarron Nash and Carson Shanks both posted double-doubles and North Dakota beat Southern Utah 89-85 in overtime on Thursday night. Read more »
Of the 30 players who signed national letters of intent to play at SUU, 16 are linemen. Eighteen players were signed from the Beehive State. Read more »
Hundreds of Utah student-athletes signed national letters of intent in sports from swimming to soccer. They may not garner the attention football does, but the athletes are just as accomplished and... Read more »
For the exception of Arizona, Gonzaga and maybe San Diego State, it was a harsh week for the top college hoops teams in the West. Read more »
It was business as usual this past week for the top college basketball teams in the West. For everyone else, it was a shot at proving their worth near the midpoint in conference action. Read more »
In blasting a Top 10 team like Utah and doing so in convincing fashion, Arizona reminded the nation it is not a team to be taken lightly. However, the Wildcats aren't alone in sending messages. Read more »
Tyler Rawson scored a career-high 16, and Casey Oliverson added 16 more to lead Southern Utah to a 70-60 upset of Weber State on Saturday night. Read more »
Casey Oliverson had 19 points on 8-of-9 shooting with eight rebounds and Southern Utah defeated Idaho State 71-67 Thursday night to earn its first Big Sky Conference win of the season. Read more »
Utah is favored to grab the Pac-12 title again, while Boise State is favored to win the Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference. Fans will get to see reigning gymnasts of the year in Tory Wilson... Read more »
The college football season came to an end Monday with Ohio State winning the national championship. We look back at some of the top moments of the year and what could be in store for next year. Read more »
Though the cream of the crop has already begun to show in the West, there were plenty of shakeups after just the second week of conference action. Read more »
Aaseem Dixon hit four 3-pointers and finished with 22 points as Northern Arizona held on to defeat Southern Utah 70-67 on Saturday. Read more »
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