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Southern Utah University vying for title of nation's 'most outdoorsy' college

With days left in a contest judging the nation's "most outdoorsy" college, SUU students are heading outside.

College gymnastics: Utah battles Southern Utah, Boise State and UC Davis Friday

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 »

Jan. 15, 2015


Morning links: Looking back at the college football season and ahead to next year

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 »

Jan. 13, 2015


Best of the West: There's a new sheriff in town

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 »

Jan. 12, 2015


Northern Arizona holds off Southern Utah 70-67

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 »

Jan. 10, 2015

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Best of the West: Ranking the top teams in the West this basketball season

As the teams head into conference action in their respective leagues, it's time to break down the best of the teams in the west. Here's a power ranking of the top teams in the western collegiate... Read more »

Jan. 5, 2015


Sacramento State beats Southern Utah, 90-75

Mikh McKinney scored 21 points to lead five players in double-figure scoring as Sacramento State picked up its second Big Sky Conference win, 90-75 over Southern Utah Saturday night. Read more »

Jan. 3, 2015


Southern Utah takes down South Carolina State 66-56

A.J. Hess hit three 3-pointers and finished with 21 points to lead Southern Utah past South Carolina State 66-56 on Tuesday in the Las Vegas Classic. Read more »

Dec. 23, 2014


Arkansas-Pine Bluff gets by Southern Utah 70-61

Marcel Mosley scored 25 points to lead Arkansas-Pine Bluff past Southern Utah 70-61 on Monday in the consolation bracket of the Las Vegas Classic. Read more »

Dec. 22, 2014


Boise State beats Southern Utah 79-60

Derrick Marks scored 30 points to lead Boise State to a 79-60 victory over Southern Utah on Sunday. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014


Doug Robinson: Best and worst of college football 2014

The best and worst — and other dubious honors — for the 2014 college football season .... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014


Southern Utah hoops might just be the most viral team in the country

The Southern Utah men’s basketball program may be one of the most viral teams in the country — at least after the first month of the season. Read more »

Dec. 5, 2014


Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking end of the season college football awards and more

In this week's edition, DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans hand out their offensive and defensive MVPs and player of the years for BYU, Utah and Utah State, as well... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2014


UVU basketball: Wolverines host SUU on Tuesday evening

The Utah Valley University women's basketball team plays Southern Utah at home Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. Read more »

Dec. 1, 2014


Southern Utah beats UTSA with half-court shot at the buzzer, 93-92 (+video)

A.J. Hess banked in a half-court heave as time expired, giving Southern Utah its first win of the season 93-92 over UTSA on Sunday. Read more »

Dec. 1, 2014


Randy Hollis: College football campaign was full of surprises in Beehive State

The 2014 collegiate football campaign was full of surprises — some good, some not so good — for teams in the Beehive State. And, as it turned out, only two teams — Utah and Utah... Read more »

Nov. 29, 2014


Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking the start of the college hoops season, Jazz basketball and Utah-Colorado rivalry

Jay and Carter break down the start of the college basketball season for BYU and Utah, as well as the rest of the state, plus more. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014


Men's basketball: Utah Valley picks up road win over Southern Utah, 85-75

Mitch Bruneel scored a career-high 27 points and Zach Nelson added a career-high 24 to lead Utah Valley to an 85-75 road win over in-state rival Southern Utah on Saturday night at the Centrum Arena. Read more »

Nov. 22, 2014


Ammon Olsen throws Southern Utah past Northern Arizona

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Ammon Olsen threw for 298 yards, including a 56-yard touchdown to Mike Sharp for the go-ahead score, to lead Southern Utah to a 22-14 win over Northern Arizona on Saturday. Leading 10-7 at the break,... Read more »

Nov. 22, 2014


NCAA tournament returns to Salt Lake City in 2017

NCAA tournament officials gave Salt Lake City some good news Monday: The city is set to host the men’s basketball tourney again. EnergySolutions Arena will host first weekend duties in 2017. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014


Canada runs for 206 yards as Montana beats Southern Utah 35-17

CEDAR CITY — Jordan Canada ran for a career-high 206 yards and scored two touchdowns in Montana's 35-17 victory over Southern Utah on Saturday. Canada carried 28 times for the Grizzlies (7-4, 5-2 Big Sky) and scored on... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014


Kansas State tops Southern Utah 98-68 in opener

Nigel Johnson scored a career-high 18 points and Thomas Gipson had 17 points and six rebounds Friday to lead Kansas State over Southern Utah 98-68 in the season opener for both teams. Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014


DeAndre Carter has record-setting day, leads Sacramento State past Southern Utah

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — DeAndre Carter had a record-setting day, including 16 receptions for 273 yards and four touchdowns, to help Sacramento State beat Southern Utah 42-21 on Saturday. Garrett Safron passed for 425 yards and... Read more »

Nov. 8, 2014


Utah State leads local schools in newly released NCAA Graduation Success Rate data

The 2013-14 NCAA Graduation Success Rate numbers, released Tuesday, show that Utah will graduate 81 percent of its varsity athletes within six years from the time they enroll as freshmen. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014


SUU football: Ammon Olson throws 4 TDs as SUU tops North Dakota

CEDAR CITY — Ammon Olsen threw for four TDs and ran for another Saturday and Southern Utah pulled away from North Dakota 35-17. Olsen was 21 of 23 for 299 yards and gave Southern Utah (2-7, 2-3 Big Sky) a 21-3 at halftime... Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014


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