Weber State Wildcats
Since the first NFL draft in 1936, 38 players with Utah ties have been taken in the third round. Here's how they...
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 »
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 »
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 »
Kentucky State has hired former Louisville and Arkansas coach John L. Smith to rebuild the NCAA Division II Thorobreds. Read more »
A look at how the Cougars performed in their win over the Weber State Wildcats on Saturday afternoon. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
The Weber State women’s cross-country team finished 22nd overall at the NCAA Championships on Saturday in Louisville, Kentucky. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Tim Duryea records his first Division I victory as a head coach despite loss of David Collette earlier in the week Read more »
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 »
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 »
Weber State is looking to avenge last year's loss in Logan that featured an 18-point lead at halftime. Read more »
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 »
A look at how NBA players with local ties have performed so far this season. Read more »
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 »
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 »
Freshman Treshawn Garrett had 19 carries for 152 yards and two touchdowns as Weber State defeated UC Davis 23-3 on Saturday. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Jordan West threw two touchdown passes to Cooper Kupp and Eastern Washington held on to defeat Weber State 14-13 on Saturday. Read more »
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 »
A look at how the NBA players with local ties performed during the preseason and the start of the regular season. Read more »
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 »
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 »
Case Cookus thew for 353 yards and four touchdowns as Northern Arizona held off Weber St. 52-36 on Saturday. Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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