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SUU names Jason Butikofer as new athletic director

Southern Utah University named Army senior associate athletic director Jason Butikofer as its newest AD.

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


Cody Fajardo leads Nevada to 28-19 win over Southern Utah

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Aug. 30, 2014


Players with local ties set to make big impacts in the NFL this season

NFL rosters are filled with players with local connections — many of whom are primed to make big impacts for their respective teams this coming year. Read more »

Aug. 30, 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


Southern Utah announces men’s basketball schedule

Thunderbirds Prepare for Another Exciting Season of Big Sky Basketball Read more »

Aug. 29, 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


SUU basketball standouts continue professional careers

Thunderbirds Damon Heuir and Ray Jones Jr. ready for international play. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014


Hollis column: How well will 'Big Five' football teams fare this season?

Plenty of questions surround the state's"Big Five" college fooball teams entering the 2014 season. How they answer those questions will determine their fate this year. Let's peer into our crystal... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014


NFL locals photo gallery: Steve Smith scores a touchdown and Dennis Pitta loses his helmet

Former Utah wide receiver Steve Smith had a breakout game for the Baltimore Ravens, one of the highlights for Utah ties in the NFL during the third week of preseason play. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014


Deseret News college football preview: Features, columns, 2-deeps & schedule breakdowns

Like most years, the fates of BYU's, Utah's and Utah State's football teams lie in hands of their quarterbacks in 2014. We break down the quarterback position for the Cougars, Utes and Aggies,... Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014


SUU aiming for 'dynamic' offense under Crowton

The Southern Utah University Thunderbirds are looking to improve on offense while staying strong on defense in 2014. Read more »

Aug. 23, 2014


Preseason viewer’s guide: Clash of the Cougars in Detroit

Two former BYU defenders, Ezekiel Ansah and Kyle Van Noy, could face another ex-Cougar, Harvey Unga, when the Jacksonville Jaguars visit the Detroit Lions on Friday. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2014

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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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