Southern Utah University

SUU gymnastics finishes season strong at Minneapolis Regional

Southern Utah University gymnastics finished its season and night strong, scoring a 49.175 on vault in its final rotation to record a 195.150 at the Minneapolis Regional. Read more »

April 7, 2014


Santa Clara hires former Southern Utah coach J.R. Payne as coach

JR Payne has been hired as women's basketball coach at Santa Clara. Read more »

April 6, 2014

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4 in-state teams will compete in NCAA regionals on Saturday

Thirty-six gymnastics teams will battle at six regional sites Saturday in hopes of advancing to the NCAA championships. All four of Utah’s women’s gymnastics teams are part of the group... Read more »

April 4, 2014

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Amy Donaldson: NCAA and college administrations should explore compensating college athletes

A recent ruling allows football players at Northwestern University to unionize and engage in collective bargaining. Many believe this is the latest blow to the NCAA's rules against compensating... Read more »

March 30, 2014


Utah's 4 college gymnastics teams learn NCAA regional draws

All four women's collegiate gymnastics teams are headed to NCAA regionals on April 5. Fifth-ranked Utah and Utah State travel to Fayetteville, Ark., while No. 25 BYU will be off to Seattle and... Read more »

March 24, 2014


SUU finishes ahead of BYU and USU at inaugural Mountain Rim gymnastics championship

It looked like No. 25 BYU would finish ahead of Southern Utah and Utah State for in-state bragging rights, but an inquiry was granted to push the T-Birds ahead into the third spot at 196.125 to BYU’s 196.1 and USU’s 196.075. Read more »

March 22, 2014

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4 in-state schools vying for gymnastics championships Saturday

Utah's gymnastics team is in action Saturday at Cal for the Pac-12 championship, while BYU, Utah State and SUU battle for the inaugural Mountain Rim championship. Read more »

March 21, 2014


UVU golf: Wolverines move up two spots, take seventh at SUU Invite

The Utah Valley University women's golf team moved up two spots during Friday's final round at the inaugural Southern Utah Invitational as it finished the 36-hole tournament in seventh place. Read more »

March 15, 2014


Weber State's Davion Berry named Big Sky Conference MVP

Weber State senior guard Davion Berry was named Big Sky conference MVP, highlighting several conference awards the Wildcats wrapped up Monday afternoon. Read more »

March 10, 2014


Utah Sports Ruckus: Jazz blowing it; March Madness; headlines; predictions; all things Utah sports

Weekly Utah Sports Ruckus column from Nate Gagon. In this week's edition, the Jazz continue blowing it, March Madness is firing up, BYU destroys Utah and throws a no-hitter, RSL kicks off its... Read more »

March 10, 2014


Southern Utah ends season with its 27th loss of the season

Tate Unruh scored 22 points, including six 3-pointers, as Northern Colorado had no trouble with Southern Utah, winning 77-52 on Saturday. Read more »

March 8, 2014


Southern Utah snaps 26-game losing streak

Trey Kennedy scored 16 points to lead a balanced offense as Southern Utah snapped a 26-game losing streak and earned its first conference win, 77-71 over North Dakota Thursday. Read more »

March 6, 2014


SUU head coach Nick Robinson adds voice to court-storming debate on ESPN's 'Outside the Lines'

The debate of whether fans should be rush the court has taken center stage yet again, and Wednesday ESPN turned to SUU men's coach Nick Robinson for his thoughts on the matter. Read more »

March 5, 2014


State of the state: updates on all the state's 12 Division I teams

Look at the local college basketball teams for the upcoming week. Read more »

March 3, 2014


Term 'mid-major' in hoops finally dies of old age

The term "mid-major," which for years had derisively referred to programs outside the major conferences, has died. It was 37 years old. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2014


Eastern Washington beats Southern Utah 85-74

Venky Jois scored a career-high 29 points and Tyler Harvey added 26 as Eastern Washington kept Southern Utah winless in the Big Sky, winning 85-74 Saturday. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2014


BYU gymnastics: Johnson shines as Cougars take second to Thunderbirds

Makenzie Johnson won the all-around and recorded the high score in two of the four events as No. 28 BYU gymnastics team took second to No. 29 Southern Utah on Friday night. Read more »

Feb. 21, 2014


The biggest loser: What happened to SUU's men's basketball program and how it will try to bounce back

While Weber State and Utah Valley lead their respective conferences heading into the final weeks of the regular season, the Thunderbirds have quietly constructed the longest losing streak in... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2014


Southern Utah basketball: Portland State gets past Thunderbirds 86-79

Gary Winston scored a career-high 26 points and Portland State survived a late scare from Southern Utah on Thursday night holding on for an 86-79 win. Read more »

Feb. 21, 2014


Southern Utah basketball: Idaho State hands Thunderbirds 22nd straight loss

Chris Hansen scored 22 points and Idaho State handed Southern Utah its 22nd straight loss, 75-65, on Saturday night. Read more »

Feb. 16, 2014


Weber State downs Southern Utah, 75-55

CEDAR CITY — Big Sky leader Weber State (14-7, 11-2 BSC) went 10-17 from the 3-point line and shot over 60 percent from the field to take a 75-55 win over Southern Utah (1-21, 0-13 BSC) Thursday night. Wildcat guard Davion... Read more »

Feb. 13, 2014


Sacramento St rolls past Southern Utah, 68-56 win

Sacramento State built a big first-half lead by shooting 62 percent from the field and cruised to a 68-56 win over Southern Utah Monday night. Read more »

Feb. 10, 2014


College basketball: Northern Arizona holds off Southern Utah, 64-57

Kris Yanku converted eight straight free throws in the final two minutes as Northern Arizona held off Southern Utah, 64-57 Saturday night. Read more »

Feb. 8, 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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