Southern Utah University

Hollis: Coaching shuffle adds intrigue to SUU-WSU football matchup

Ed Lamb has nothing but respect for his three former assistant coaches who left the T-Birds for Weber State.

Dick Harmon: SUU extends Lamb's contract through 2020

Rumored to be the leading candidate for the Weber State head coaching job, SUU acted quickly on Monday to extend the contract of successful coach Ed Lamb through 2020. Read more »

Dec. 9, 2013

1 comment

Sam Houston St. drops Southern Utah in first round of FCS football playoffs, 51-20

Timothy Flanders rushed for 152 yards and two fourth quarter touchdowns as Sam Houston St defeated Southern Utah 51-20 in the first round of the FCS playoffs. The Bearkats will face SE Louisiana... Read more »

Nov. 30, 2013


Northern Arizona tops Southern Utah 20-10

Kyren Poe had a game-tying touchdown pass in the fourth quarter and Northern Arizona added a field goal and defensive touchdown to defeat Southern Utah 20-10 on Saturday and win the Grand Canyon Trophy. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2013

1 comment

Snow College President Scott Wyatt selected to lead SUU

Snow College President Scott Wyatt was selected Friday to serve as the next president of Southern Utah University. Read more »

Nov. 22, 2013


UVU basketball: Utah Valley visits SUU on Thursday for in-state clash

Utah Valley University looks to bounce back from a pair of road losses last week when it travels to Southern Utah for a 7 p.m. tip Thursday night. Read more »

Nov. 20, 2013


Women's basketball roundup: BYU guts out OT win over BC

PROVO — Jennifer Hamson and Morgan Bailey both had a double-double to lead BYU to a 70-69 win over Boston College in overtime. Read more »

Nov. 16, 2013


USU basketball report card: Aggies easily handle in-state rival Southern Utah

Utah State and Southern Utah battled Tuesday night. See the report card from the coaches, players, and crowd. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2013


Weber State football: Wildcats drop ninth-straight, fall to Thunderbirds

After two months full of long and tiring road trips, grueling competition and nationally ranked opponents, Weber State hoped coming back home to face in-state rival SUU would help. Unfortunately for the struggling Wildcats, not much... Read more »

Nov. 9, 2013


10 to tune in: The most intriguing non-conference matchups for local college basketball teams

From rivalry games to facing some of the country's better teams, here's a look at 10 games featuring local teams to mark on your calendar with the college basketball season quickly approaching. Read more »

Nov. 6, 2013


Thunderbirds and Bengals restart rivalry

Southern Utah and Idaho State will rekindle a rivalry that has been dormant for nearly a decade this Saturday when the two teams meet in a Big Sky Conference match-up in Eccles Coliseum. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2013

1 comment

Mike Sorensen: Midterm grades are out for the state's college football teams

With local schools having played at least half of their games, it’s a good time to give out midterm grades for those schools and project the second half of the season. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2013


Southern Utah tops Portland State 17-7

Aaron Cantu threw for one touchdown and rushed for another to lead Southern Utah over Portland State 17-7 in Big Sky Conference play on Saturday. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2013

1 comment

UC Davis runs over Southern Utah 21-3

UC Davis rode workhorse running back Gabe Manzanares to a 21-3 victory over Southern Utah on Saturday, the Aggies' second straight victory after opening the season with four losses. Read more »

Oct. 5, 2013


Southern Utah ready for UC Davis

Southern Utah will look to get off to its best start since the team moved to NCAA Division I competition when the Thunderbirds host UC Davis in a Big Sky Conference game at Eccles Coliseum this... Read more »

Oct. 5, 2013

1 comment

Doug Robinson: Don't pay players 'till college football is off welfare

There is a lot of talk about paying college football players. Why not get the game off welfare first — or get back to the real purpose of a university? Read more »

Sept. 20, 2013


College roundup: UVU volleyball snaps losing streak

Utah Valley snapped a five-match losing streak with a 3-0 road victory over in-state foe Weber State at Swenson Gym on Tuesday night. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2013


How local NFL players fared in week two

NFL rosters are stocked with local talent. See how each of them fared during week two of the NFL season. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2013

1 comment

SUU football: Washington State's Mike Leach prepared for 'blocky-looking' Thunderbirds

Washington State coach Mike Leach has never lost to an FCS opponent, but he's concerned about the size of the Southern Utah players the Cougars will face on Saturday. Read more »

Sept. 13, 2013


Commentary: Someone needs to save college football from itself

College football is the best sport on earth, but schools continue to violate their own principles in order to win games. In the wake of recent scandals, someone needs to save college football from... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2013


SUU students in right place at right time to save professor's life

Three Southern Utah University students helped save the life of managerial economics professor Joe Baker, who suffered a heart attack on Aug. 27. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2013


How local NFL players fared in Week 1 of NFL regular season

Here's how NFL players with ties to the state of Utah fared in Week 1 of the NFL regular season. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2013

1 comment

Jeff Benedict: The true story of how BYU came to hire football coach Bronco Mendenhall

On December 8, 2004, Utah announced Kyle Whittingham as its new head coach. That same day, Bronco Mendenhall trudged into his job interview with Tom Holmoe and a number of other BYU administrators.... Read more »

Sept. 10, 2013


Making the grade: Rundown of local players on opening day NFL rosters

Many players with ties to the state of Utah earned spots on NFL opening day rosters. Here's a rundown of all of them. Read more »

Sept. 1, 2013


SUU football: T-Birds shock Jaguars with comeback victory

MOBILE, Ala. — Colton Cook kicked a 22-yard field goal as time expired to lift Southern Utah to a 22-21 comeback win over South Alabama on Thursday night. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2013


Southern Utah football: Thunderbirds depth chart

With Southern Utah's season opener at Southern Alabama just three days away, the Thunderbirds' depth chart is taking shape. On offense, the T'Birds have a veteran offensive line — led... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2013


Older stories can be found in the story archives