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Ranking the 38 Utah ties selected in the NFL draft's 3rd round

Since the first NFL draft in 1936, 38 players with Utah ties have been taken in the third round. Here's how they...

UVU basketball: Wolverines drop a 61-56 decision at Weber State

The Utah Valley University women's basketball team dropped a 61-56 decision at Weber State on Saturday, despite a career-high tie of 21 points from Sam Loggins. Read more »

Dec. 12, 2015

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Men's basketball: Costly mistakes haunt Weber State in double-OT loss to Utah Valley

Not even Joel Bolomboy's performance of 28 points and 20 rebounds was enough to help WSU leave with a win as UVU erased an 8-point deficit in the final 2:20 and hung on down the stretch to claim... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2015

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UVU basketball: Utah Valley hosts in-state foe Weber State on Wednesday night

The Utah Valley University men's basketball team wraps up a four-game home stand against in-state foe Weber State on Wednesday night at the UCCU Center. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. MT. Read more »

Dec. 7, 2015

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Kentucky State hires former Utah State, Weber State coach John L. Smith to coach Thorobreds

Kentucky State has hired former Louisville and Arkansas coach John L. Smith to rebuild the NCAA Division II Thorobreds. Read more »

Dec. 7, 2015

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BYU basketball analysis: How the Cougars beat Weber State (+video)

A look at how the Cougars performed in their win over the Weber State Wildcats on Saturday afternoon. Read more »

Dec. 5, 2015

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Hollis: What this state needs is an annual college men's hoops tournament

Wanted: An annual instate college men's basketball tournament featuring BYU, Utah, Utah State and Weber State — maybe even Utah Valley and Southern Utah — and an end to so many podunk... Read more »

Dec. 5, 2015

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Weber State basketball: Wildcats can't quite get past Cougars — again

Weber State's basketball squad squared off with BYU Saturday afternoon at Vivint Arena and for the 13th consecutive time the Cougars came away victorious — this time by a 73-68 margin, an... Read more »

Dec. 5, 2015

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Weber State coach Randy Rahe prepares team for up-tempo basketball clash with Cougars

Weber State men's basketball coach Randy Rahe's team is riding high with a five-game winning streak, but he knows he'll have his hands full when the Wildcats tangle with BYU's up-tempo style... Read more »

Dec. 4, 2015

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BYU basketball notebook: Emery to miss next game due to flagrant foul; issues apology

On one play, freshman Nick Emery took center stage of the BYU-Utah rivalry. The Cougar guard threw a punch at Ute guard Brandon Taylor with 1:44 remaining in Utah’s 83-75 victory at the... Read more »

Dec. 4, 2015

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Weber State basketball: Wildcats cruise to easy victory against overmatched NAIA foe

Joel Bolomboy had his seventh straight double-double with 20 points and 13 rebounds, Zach Braxton added 15 points and McKay Cannon and Kyndahl Hill scored 10 each as Weber State steamed past NAIA foe Pacific Union College 95-57... Read more »

Dec. 1, 2015

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Local flavor in the NBA (and beyond): Lillard shines, Fredette returns

A look at how the players with local ties have performed in the NBA and the D-League during the last few weeks. Read more »

Nov. 30, 2015

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Randy Hollis: 2015 college football campaign in Utah offered best, worst of times

The 2015 college football season for Utah's "Big Five" schools was pretty solid all the way around. Yet, with a couple of breaks here and there, it could've been better. Read more »

Nov. 28, 2015

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Weber State basketball: Wildcats down Drake 74-58

Jeremy Senglin scored a career-high 34 points, including a career-best eight 3-pointers, and Weber State beat Drake 74-58 Tuesday night in the second round of the Gulf Coast Showcase. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015

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WSU football: 10 Wildcats earn All-Big Sky honors

Weber State football placed 10 players on the Big Sky All-Conference team, which was released Tuesday by the conference. One Wildcat earned first team honors, five were named to the second team and... Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015

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Weber State advances in Gulf Coast Showcase, 63-60 over CMU

Joel Bolomboy had 19 points and 15 rebounds and Weber State beat Central Michigan 63-60 in the first round of the Gulf Coast Showcase on Monday night. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2015

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WSU cross-country: Weber State women finish 22nd at NCAA Cross Country Championships

The Weber State women’s cross-country team finished 22nd overall at the NCAA Championships on Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky. Read more »

Nov. 21, 2015

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Weber State football: Wildcats run over Idaho State, clinch first winning season since 2010

WSU overcame its early struggles and finished strong with a 35-14 victory over Idaho State Saturday to clinch its sixth win of the season — the same amount of wins it had in the last three... Read more »

Nov. 21, 2015

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Weber State football: Wildcats eye first winning season since 2010

Following its bye week, WSU can secure its sixth win this season, the same amount of wins it had in the three years prior to Hill’s arrival combined, and post a winning record for the first... Read more »

Nov. 20, 2015

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Utah, BYU and Weber women's cross-country teams head to NCAA Championships

All three local college teams secured at-large bids, which is based on their times and finishes from the entire season. Utah finished fourth at the regional meet last weekend, while BYU finished... Read more »

Nov. 20, 2015

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Bolomboy, Weber State beat Antelope Valley 90-47

Joel Bolomboy had 15 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks on Thursday night, and Weber State pulled away late in the first half for a 90-47 win over NAIA Antelope Valley. Read more »

Nov. 19, 2015

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College basketball: Utah State Aggies hang on to win season opener at Weber State

Tim Duryea records his first Division I victory as a head coach despite loss of David Collette earlier in the week Read more »

Nov. 13, 2015

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#StateOfHoops: Live coverage of the UVU-BYU, USU-Weber State and SUU-Utah basketball games

The college basketball season tips off tonight, and for the first time since all the schools became Division I schools, the six Utah men's basketball programs will play against each other on... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2015

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Morning links: Which Utah teams will make NCAA Tournament?

Early bracketology has Utah in, disagreements on BYU and Weber State; Jackson signs National Letter of Intent with Duke; Carroll sinks game-winner for Real Madrid. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2015

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Duryea heads into inaugural game as USU coach without second-leading scorer

Weber State is looking to avenge last year's loss in Logan that featured an 18-point lead at halftime. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2015

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: State of Hoops Preview (including Larry Krystkowiak, Kyle Davis and Mark Pope)

DeseretNews.com writer Brandon Judd sits down with BYU forward Kyle Davis and UVU head coach Mark Pope, and also hear from Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2015

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Local flavor in the NBA: Fredette returns, Lillard dominates

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

Nov. 12, 2015

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State of Hoops: A look at Utah's basketball teams as they prepare to open season against each other (+video)

The college basketball season opens Friday and the six Utah men's basketball programs will play against each other on the same night. To celebrate the occasion, we sat down with the players as they... Read more »

Nov. 12, 2015

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College basketball: Southern Virginia represents itself well against Weber State

Southern Virginia fell to Weber State 83-57 in exhibition play, but the Knights represented themselves well in their second trip to Utah in as many years. Read more »

Nov. 8, 2015

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Weber State controls UC Davis in a 23-3 win

Freshman Treshawn Garrett had 19 carries for 152 yards and two touchdowns as Weber State defeated UC Davis 23-3 on Saturday. Read more »

Nov. 7, 2015

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Weber State football: Wildcats look to bounce back against UC Davis

After dominating the No. 5 Eastern Washington statistically but coming up short on the scoreboard 14-13, WSU returns home and looks to continue its impressive play and get back on track with a win... Read more »

Nov. 7, 2015

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Morning links: Max Hall getting second chance as high school coach; LDS missionary hoops it up

Former BYU quarterback serving as high school offensive coordinator in Arizona after arrest last year; Utah native and Gonzaga-bound guard Jesse Wade appears in video from mission; former Weber... Read more »

Nov. 6, 2015

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SUU's Houle named Big Sky men's cross-country coach of the year, Weber State's Pilkington earns women's honor

Two in-state coaches swept the Big Sky men's and women's cross-country coach of the year honors handed out Thursday. Read more »

Nov. 5, 2015

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Morning links: BYU's Collinsworth, Weber State's Bolomboy 'mid-major players to watch'; Jazz making fewer 3s than Stephen Curry

Cougar guard expected to shine from the get-go with no injury rust to shake off; Jazz's struggles, Stephen Curry's hot start highlighted; Beehive state football players among Top 100 NFL prospects. Read more »

Nov. 5, 2015

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Former Weber State star Damian Lillard lights up Jazz with 35 points in Portland win

Damian Lillard, who once hoped the Jazz might discover him when he played for Weber State, showed the Jazz why he's a legitimate NBA superstar as he scored 35 points Wednesday night to lead... Read more »

Nov. 4, 2015

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Eastern Washington holds off Weber State 14-13

Jordan West threw two touchdown passes to Cooper Kupp and Eastern Washington held on to defeat Weber State 14-13 on Saturday. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2015

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Weber State football: Troubled by inexperience, Wildcats look to bounce back at No. 5 EWU

After squandering two chances at going on a three-game winning streak for the first time since 2010, Weber State looks to escape the youth that haunts them at No. 5 Eastern Washington on Halloween... Read more »

Oct. 30, 2015

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Local flavor in the NBA (and beyond): Jimmer Fredette finds a landing spot

A look at how the NBA players with local ties performed during the preseason and the start of the regular season. Read more »

Oct. 30, 2015

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Utah, BYU and Weber women's cross-country teams are all ranked and poised to compete for conference titles

Utah is nationally ranked (No. 19) for the first time in school history, while BYU is ranked No. 14, its highest ranking since 2006. The BYU men are ranked No. 4, while Weber's women are ranked No.... Read more »

Oct. 29, 2015

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Doug Robinson: Utah inmates complete marathon inside prison walls

Think you've heard it all when it comes to marathon running? How about a 110-lap marathon inside the walls of the Utah State Prison by a group of inmates? Read more »

Oct. 29, 2015

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Case Cookus leads Northern Arizona past Weber State 52-36

Case Cookus thew for 353 yards and four touchdowns as Northern Arizona held off Weber St. 52-36 on Saturday. Read more »

Oct. 24, 2015

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Weber State football: Wildcats eye first 3-game winning streak since 2010 at NAU

Weber State, following a wild comeback win last week, is back on the road and looking for its first three-game winning streak in five years and third straight road win since 2009 as it visits... Read more »

Oct. 24, 2015

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Analysis: Why Utah college football teams are playing so well this season

October has been about as successful as one could hope for the five Utah Division I college football teams, as they have combined to go 12-1 this month. Even greater accomplishments could be ahead... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2015

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Weber State football: Tela's back-to-back turnovers lift Weber State over North Dakota

Sophomore linebacker Emmett Tela's breakout performance of 10 tackles, one tackle for loss, one fumble forced, one fumble recovery and one interception, all of which came in the final six minutes,... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2015

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Weber State football: Can Wildcats ride momentum to second straight win?

After having the mental toughness to bounce back from a demoralizing loss to SUU with a historic upset at Montana last week, WSU's long-awaited rise back into contention should be in full force... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2015

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WSU basketball: Weber State's Joel Bolomboy named to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar watch list

Weber State men’s basketball senior Joel Bolomboy has been named to the watch list for the 2016 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award. Bolomboy is one of 20 players from across the... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2015

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Utah's Jakob Poeltl, Weber State's Joel Bolomboy named to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award watch list

The two local college players are among 20 players who appear on the list. The award is given to the nation's top center. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2015

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Reviewing the pack at the midseason point

In this week's edition, DeseretNews.com writers Carter Williams and Brandon Judd discuss the state's MVP at this point in the season, as well as top offensive player, top defensive player, top... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2015

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WSU soccer: Wildcats' Stacy Bair, Abbey Clayton earn Big Sky Conference weekly honors

Weber State senior forward Stacy Bair and senior defensive midfielder Abbey Clayton earn Big Sky Conference's weekly offensive and defensive player of the week honors after leading the Wildcats to a pair of home conference wins last... Read more »

Oct. 13, 2015

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Weber State stuns Grizzlies for first win in Montana in 28 years

MISSOULA, Mont. — Josh Kealamakia booted a 27-yard field goal in overtime Saturday to give Weber State a 24-21 win over Montana. Quarterback Makena Simis fumbled on Montana's first play... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2015

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Weber State faces daunting challenge at No. 12 Montana

One week removed from their embarrassing five-interception 44-0 home beatdown against in-state rival Southern Utah, the Wildcats are presented with a daunting task. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2015

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