Southern Utah University

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


SUU, Weber State 2014 football recruiting classes

Here's a rundown of the 2014 recruits that signed letters of intent with Weber State and Southern Utah. Read more »

Feb. 5, 2014


Montana defeats Southern Utah 69-61

Kareem Jamar scored 25 points as Montana defeated Southern Utah 69-61 on Thursday night, giving Wayne Tinkle his 150th victory as Grizzlies head coach. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2014


State of the state in college basketball: Things looking up for Utah Valley

While BYU, Utah and BYU all lost close matchups to their conference's big dogs, Utah Valley became the undisputed leader of the Western Athletic Conference. The Wolverines are the only undefeated... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2014


Portland State edges Southern Utah 67-64

DaShaun Wiggins scored 15 points and Marcus Hall hit a late go-ahead 3-pointer to propel Portland State past Southern Utah 67-64. Read more »

Jan. 25, 2014


Southern Utah basketball: Harvey gives E. Washington 90-83 win over Thunderbirds

Tyler Harvey set a Big Sky Conference record by going 20-20 from the foul line en route to a career high 36 points to carry Eastern Washington to a 90-83 win over Southern Utah on Thursday. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2014


College bowl: Just like the Pro Bowl, we pick the state's two best football teams

Inspired by the NFL's new Pro Bowl format, we put together two teams made up of the state's top college football players. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014


Commentary: What BYU, Utah, Utah State, WSU, UVU and SUU need to do to make the NCAA Tournament

As March Madness approaches, Utah's six Division I teams dream of dancing in this year's NCAA Tournament. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2014


BYU football: Backup quarterback Ammon Olsen transferring to SUU

BYU backup quarterback Ammon Olsen is transferring to the place where he started his college football career, BYU officials confirmed Tuesday. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2014


Southern Utah hires former BYU head coach Gary Crowton to join football coaching staff

Southern Utah University Athletic Director Ken Beazer announced via Twitter Saturday that the university has hired former BYU head coach Gary Crowton to join the Thunderbirds' football coaching staff. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2014


Mike Sorensen: Boylen’s Utah players turned out to be pretty good

When Jim Boylen was at Utah, he received a bad rap as a poor recruiter. However, many of his former players have done pretty well at other colleges. Read more »

Jan. 19, 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


Utes look good in defeating Cal; USU squeaks past SUU

BERKELY, Calif. — Three spectacular events gave the Utah gymnasts a big enough cushion to beat Cal 196.875-196.275 on the 39th-anniversary of the first Utah gymnastics meet back on January 17, 1976. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2014


Weber State basketball: Wildcats return home to take on in-state rival SUU

After earning a split on its first Big Sky Conference road trip of the season, the Wildcats return home Saturday night to kick off a four-game homestand by taking on in-state rival Southern Utah... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2014


Southern Utah basketball: Idaho St. tops T-birds 60-45

Chris Hansen scored 10 of 13 points in the second half and Andre Hatchett finished with 17 as Idaho State pulled away from Southern Utah for a 60-45 win Thursday night. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2014


Utah, BYU, SUU gymnastics: Red Rocks win quad meet but lose Kassandra Lopez for the season

The No. 6 Utah gymnastics team held off a charge from No. 23 Boise State to win Saturday's quad meet. BYU finished third, while Southern Utah was fourth. The Red Rocks did suffer a loss, however,... Read more »

Jan. 11, 2014


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