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Harmon: College predictions for entertaining first weekend of football

Count on Utah to steal the thunder of Jim Harbaugh's return to his alma mater and deliver a win.

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


UVU volleyball: Utah Valley fights late but drops five-set match at Southern Utah

Utah Valley University went on a late 7-2 run in the fifth and final set against Southern Utah University on Tuesday night at Centrum Arena in Cedar City, but it wasn't enough as the Thunderbirds... Read more »

Oct. 21, 2014


UVU volleyball: Utah Valley treks to Cedar City to face SUU on Tuesday night

After splitting a pair of Western Athletic Conference matches at home last weekend, Utah Valley University steps out of league play to take on Southern Utah University in Cedar City on Tuesday night. Read more »

Oct. 20, 2014


Idaho State runs away from Southern Utah, 56-28

POCATELLO, Idaho — Justin Arias threw for 465 yards with four touchdowns and Xavier Finney ran for 165 yard and three TDs to lead Idaho State to a 56-28 win over Southern Utah Saturday. Arias, the only Big Sky quarterback to... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014


Eastern Washington turns back Southern Utah 42-30

CEDAR CITY — Jordan West, making his first start for injured All-American Vernon Adams, threw for three touchdowns and Mario Brown and Jalen Moore both rushed for over 100 yards to lead Eastern Washington to a 42-30 win over... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014


NFL locals roundup for week 5: Brice McCain records a pick-6 for the Steelers

See how each player with Utah ties fared in week five of the NFL season. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014


Cal Poly holds off Southern Utah, 42-39

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Chris Brown and Kori Garcia each ran for fourth quarter touchdowns as Cal Poly survived a 42-39 battle with Southern Utah Saturday night. Brown threw for two... Read more »

Oct. 5, 2014


Southern Utah hangs on to beat Weber State 31-28

CEDAR CITY — Ammon Olsen threw for 224 yards and three touchdowns and Southern Utah came out on top 31-28 after a back-and-forth battle with Weber State on Saturday night. With the score... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014


Weber State looks to get rolling early against in-state rival Southern Utah

After dropping their first four games of the season, the new-look Wildcats look to get rolling early in their first conference matchup against in-state rival Southern Utah. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014


Deseret News Sports Report Podcast

The Deseret News is pleased to introduce the first edition of the Deseret News Sports Report Podcast. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014


Southern Utah football: T-Birds vs. Fresno State Bulldogs to be streamed live

Southern Utah and Fresno State will be featured as part of a doubleheader on campusinsiders.com (campusinsiders.com/live/football-southern-utah-at-fresno-state-campus-insiders-exclusive) Saturday at 8 p.m. as both programs search for... Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014


Zach Zenner leads South Dakota State past Southern Utah 26-6

Zach Zenner ran for 140 yards on 25 carries and South Dakota State held Southern Utah to 263 total yards in a 26-6 win on Saturday night. Read more »

Sept. 13, 2014


DSU Athletics: Southern Utah LIVE and Dixie State Athletics announce TV partnership

Dixie State University Athletics and Southern Utah LIVE have partnered to broadcast all home events for the 2014-15 sports season, including a professionally produced weekly show, "The Storm Stackup". Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014


Southeastern Louisiana beats Southern Utah 41-14

HAMMOND, La. — Drew Misita had a 10-yard interception return for a touchdown on the first play of the game, Bryan Bennett threw two touchdown passes and ran for another and Southeastern... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014


Daniel Sorensen makes Chiefs 53-man roster, brother Brad Sorensen among 18 locals cut this weekend

Eighteen players with Utah ties were released during the final cuts this weekend as NFL teams trimmed down their rosters to 53 players. Brothers Daniel and Brad Sorensen experienced different... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014


NFL locals photo gallery: Ansah grabs the sack and Da Beard returns to Heinz Field

Defensive linemen with Utah ties stole the spotlight among local athletes during Thursday's final day of the NFL preseason. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Preseason viewer’s guide: Locals make final case for a roster spot in Week 4 of preseason

The final week of the preseason is here, which means it's time to give those players fighting for a spot on the 53-man active roster one final audition. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014


Weber State basketball: Wildcats slip past Southern Utah

The Weber State Wildcats seem to have broken free of their early season struggles and have now won five of their last six contests, including a 65-59 home win against in-state rival Southern Utah... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2014


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