Weber State Wildcats

Weber State throws five picks in blowout loss to in-state rival Southern Utah

The Wildcats took a giant step backwards with a blowout 44-0 loss to in-state rival Southern Utah Friday night.

The evolution of college athletics: Re-examining the vastly changing field of college athletics in Utah

The field of college athletics in the state of Utah as the landscape across the country has vastly changed within the past year and with it, the debate continues on if enough has been done for... Read more »

July 27, 2015

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WSU basketball: Weber State announces 2015-16 men's basketball schedule

An in-state season opener, a preseason tournament in Florida, two games in NBA arenas and a Big Sky Conference slate highlight the 2015-16 Weber State men’s basketball schedule, which was... Read more »

July 22, 2015


Weber State, SUU football teams picked to fall to bottom half of Big Sky

Montana State and Eastern Washington stand tall atop the Big Sky Conference preseason football polls, while Southern Utah (picked 8th by both coaches and media) Weber State (10th and 11th) are both... Read more »

July 21, 2015


Brad Rock: Utah colleges among many to have been misled by their coaches

When a football coach says he's here to stay, plan on seeing a new face tomorrow. Read more »

July 19, 2015


UVU baseball: Derek Amicone promoted to assistant coach

Utah Valley University baseball coach Eric Madsen announced the promotion of Derek Amicone to assistant coach. Read more »

July 15, 2015


NBA Summer League roundup: How 5 players with local ties are performing in Las Vegas

The NBA Las Vegas Summer League is nearing the midpoint of its schedule, and several players with Utah ties have had their opportunities to step on the floor and make an impression. Read more »

July 14, 2015


The evolution of college athletics: Utah schools scramble to adjust a changing financial landscape

Division I schools and institutions around the country have decided that at the very least there is a crack in the old traditional grant-in-aid athletic scholarship system. And as the landscape... Read more »

July 14, 2015


AP Source: Blazers reach 5-year $120M-plus deal with Damian Lillard

Lillard's contract could be worth up to $129 million, depending on the salary cap. Read more »

July 2, 2015


Morning links: Damian Lillard, Paul Millsap reportedly offered max contracts; Big 12 expansion an inevitability?

ESPN is reporting that Damian Lillard has agreed to a contract extension that could top $120 million. Is Big 12 expansion an inevitability? Read more »

July 1, 2015


Brad Rock: Former H.S., college and pro coach Dick Motta could make it sing

Jordan High and Utah State graduate gets NBA Lifetime Achievement Award. But his former student and colleague, Phil Johnson, says Dick Motta should also be in the Hall of Fame. Read more »

June 14, 2015


BYU's relay team sets new school record at NCAA Championships

Local college runners recorded three fifth-place finishes on Friday at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Read more »

June 12, 2015


Morning links: Kyle Van Noy's fresh start; BYU players used as 'worst case scenario' for NBA prospects

Former Cougar Kyle Van Noy is hoping a new look and new number gets his NFL career on track; Utah may have the best defense in the Pac-12; and former BYU players are used as the worst case scenario... Read more »

June 8, 2015


Ranking the best first-round NBA picks from Utah schools

Who are the best players from Utah schools to ever get taken in the first round of the NBA draft? Read more »

June 6, 2015


Dick Harmon: NCAA's move to speed up basketball and modernize game is long overdue

Several rule changes are in store for college basketball and it is about time the game got some gears greased. Some college games are almost unbearable to watch because of slow play,... Read more »

May 24, 2015


Weber State to build a new student-athlete center

Weber State announced plans to build a new 4,000-square-foot academic center for student athletes to be completed by the end of 2015. Read more »

May 20, 2015


30-second shot clock, fewer timeouts? NCAA proposes several basketball rules changes

The NCAA men’s basketball rules committee has proposed Friday a slew of rule changes to speed up the pace of the game and lessen the amount of delays, as well as other changes to the game. Read more »

May 15, 2015


Weber State football: Hill sees steady progress in quest to turn Wildcats' program into a winner

Weber State head football coach Jay Hill, coming off a disappointing 2-10 record in 2014 in his first season at the Wildcats' helm, sees the program making plenty of progress as he moves forward in... Read more »

May 12, 2015


Weber State softball: Wildcats draw Louisiana-Lafayette in NCAA Regionals

Weber State makes its NCAA Softball Tournament debut at the Lafayette Regional against No. 13 seed Louisiana-Lafayette on Friday night. Read more »

May 10, 2015


Weber State tops Sacramento State for Big Sky softball title

The Weber State University softball team won its first Big Sky Conference title on Saturday, defeating Sacramento State, 13-1, in five innings to advance to the NCAA tournament. Read more »

May 10, 2015


The state of Utah's all-time NFL undrafted team: A position-by-position look

Want to assemble a team of undrafted NFL players with ties to the state of Utah? Here's what it may look like. Read more »

May 5, 2015


Local flavor in the NBA: Bogut, Wilcox advance; Lillard and Fredette sent packing

A look at how the players with local ties performed in the first round of the playoffs. Read more »

May 4, 2015


Graduation day: NBA star Damian Lillard gets his degree from Weber State

OGDEN — Damian Lillard has piled up some mighty impressive accomplishments in his young lifetime. After all, the Portland Trail Blazers' stellar point guard was named the NBA Rookie... Read more »

May 1, 2015


Ranking the 33 Utah ties selected in the NFL draft's 2nd round

There have been 33 players with Utah ties selected in the second round of the NFL draft since it began in 1936. How do they stack up against each other? Read more »

May 1, 2015


Damian Lillard to speak at Weber State commencement

Former Weber State University basketball star and current Portland Trail Blazers all-star point guard Damian Lillard will deliver one of the commencement speeches at his alma mater on May 1. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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WSU softball: Weber State tops BYU in Provo on Tuesday

The Weber State University softball team earned its 32nd win of the year, knocking off in-state rival Brigham Young, 9-2, at Gail Miller Field in Provo on Tuesday. Read more »

April 28, 2015


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