Weber State Wildcats

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

NBA all-star point guard Damian Lillard can add another major accomplishment to his resume: college graduate.

Weber State basketball: Inexperienced Wildcats win second straight, fight for spot in Big Sky Tournament

Weber State has now won two straight conference games including a 74-63 win against Idaho Thursday night, putting itself in a solid position for a spot in the Big Sky Tournament as the regular season draws to an end. Read more »

March 5, 2015

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Damian Lillard graduated from Weber State and forgot to tell his mom

Damian Lillard jumped to the NBA after his junior season in college but returned to Ogden last summer to complete his degree in technical sales at Weber State. Read more »

March 3, 2015


Best of the West: Arizona back to top seed consideration, BYU, Boise State also cash in

In a day where three of the conference races could be decided, a day where bubble teams had one last shot at a signature win before the conference tournaments, much of the possible came to life. Read more »

March 2, 2015


Hollis column: Arslanian heads a WSU Hall of Fame class that's just that — all class

Football coach Dave Arslanian heads the list of 5 new inductees to the Weber State Athletics Hall of Fame. The class also includes basketball stars Jermaine Boyette and Stephanie Stanger Hale,... Read more »

Feb. 28, 2015


Weber State football announces 2015 schedule

On Wednesday, Weber State football announced its 2015 schedule. Some of the games include at Oregon State, at North Dakota State, and home against Southern Utah. Read more »

Feb. 25, 2015


Local flavor in the NBA: Fredette contributes; Miller and Hamilton traded

A look at how the players with local ties have performed in the NBA so far this season. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2015


Montana tops Weber State, 74-63, takes over 1st in Big Sky

Martin Breunig scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Montana muscled its way past Weber State, 74-63 on Saturday night. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2015


Preseason polls missed the boat on Aggies, Wildcats

The world's most useless things? Spam jelly, a screen door on a submarine, 8-track tapes and a pet rock. Oh, and one more — preseason polls. For proof, look at the predictions for the Utah... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2015


Best of the West: UCLA and others are living on the edge as season wanes

Utah and Arizona will be in the tournament. Everyone else in the conference is a question mark or out. The same can be said for Gonzaga in the West Coast Conference and San Diego State in the... Read more »

Feb. 16, 2015


Northern Arizona hangs on to beat Weber State 61-54

OGDEN — Quinton Upshur scored 20 points to lead Northern Arizona to a 61-54 victory over Weber State on Saturday night. Upshur hit a 3-pointer and made three free throws to give the Lumberjacks a 53-47 lead with 2:05... Read more »

Feb. 14, 2015


A NBA All-Star Weekend guide for Utah basketball fans

Jazz players Trey Burke, Rudy Gobert and Dante Exum might not be the only guys Utah fans will want to cheer for and/or watch this weekend. Read more »

Feb. 13, 2015


Balanced Southern Utah tops Weber State 65-56

A.J. Hess led a balanced attack with 14 points as Southern Utah defeated Weber State 65-56 on Thursday, ending a five-game losing streak. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2015


Adams to Oregon puts graduate transfer rule under scrutiny

Adams passed for 658 yards and six touchdowns against Montana State the past two seasons, leading Eastern Washington to a victory in both games. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2015


Best of the West: Down goes Arizona, and here comes Boise State?

It was another bad week for teams in the west to play on the road, in general, but a great week for teams that could capitalize on home court. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2015


College rugby: Utah, Weber State roll to victories

Utes, Wildcats and Cougars are all on the rise, while high school rugby teams prepare for next month's season opener. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2015


Damian Lillard to replace injured Clippers' star Blake Griffin on All-Star roster

OKLAHOMA CITY — Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin needs surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow, and coach Doc Rivers said Sunday it "could be awhile" before he... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2015

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No longer a snub, Weber State alum Damian Lillard headed to second All-Star game

Damian Lillard is averaging a career-high 21.6 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.49 steals this season. He is also averaging 6.3 assists. Read more »

Feb. 8, 2015

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Weber State holds off Idaho State 70-63

Jeremy Senglin scored a career-high 30 points, including 14-for-15 shooting from the line, to lead Weber State to a 70-63 win over Idaho State on Saturday night. Read more »

Feb. 7, 2015

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Weber State coach Jay Hill signs 32 players in continued attempt to revamp the Wildcats' program

In an attempt to completely revamp the struggling Weber State football program, Wildcats head coach Jay Hill really isn’t fooling around. Read more »

Feb. 4, 2015


Signing day is a celebration for a lot of prep athletes — not just football recruits

Hundreds of Utah student-athletes signed national letters of intent in sports from swimming to soccer. They may not garner the attention football does, but the athletes are just as accomplished and... Read more »

Feb. 4, 2015


Best of the West: A tough week for some of the western's top teams

For the exception of Arizona, Gonzaga and maybe San Diego State, it was a harsh week for the top college hoops teams in the West. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2015

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Morning links: Were the Utes the latest victim of the Sports Illustrated curse?; a Utah DC rumor; Lillard snubbed

Utes got the Sports Illustrated treatment with a feature in this week's issue of the popular magazine, while former Weber State Wildcat Damian Lillard was left off the Western Conference All-Star... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2015


Local flavor in the NBA (and beyond): Lillard struggles; Fredette sits

A look at how the NBA players who played their high school or college ball in Utah have fared so far this season. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015


Best of the West: Shifting teams around after an interesting week of college hoops

It was business as usual this past week for the top college basketball teams in the West. For everyone else, it was a shot at proving their worth near the midpoint in conference action. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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