Weber State Wildcats

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

For everyone but the top 3 teams, it was a shot at proving their worth near the midpoint in conference action.

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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Former Weber State offensive lineman Pat McQuistan signs with Atlanta Falcons

Pat McQuistan joined his seventh NFL team on Monday, signing with the Falcons. He last played during the regular season in 2012 with Arizona. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery: Star Lotulelei sacks Alex Smith

Two former Utah standouts faced each other Sunday, and late in the second quarter of the game, Carolina's Star Lotulelei sacked Kansas City's Alex Smith to help stop a promising drive. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014


Videos: Local college football coaches deliver on Ice Bucket Challenge from KSL’s Zundel

Local college football coaches have accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from KSL sports anchor Rod Zundel, and we've got the video proof. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Preseason viewer’s guide: 10 Utah ties in NFL face off in Lions-Raiders matchup

Among the top games this week for locals in the NFL is the Detroit Lions' game against the Oakland Raiders, which features seven rookies with Utah ties and 10 overall. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014


Preseason viewer’s guide: Will Kyle Van Noy sack Johnny Manziel?

Kyle Van Noy and the Detroit Lions take on Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns in Week 1 of the NFL preseason in the highlight game for pro players with Utah ties. Read more »

Aug. 7, 2014


Damian Lillard gives shoutout to Ogden in new Adidas ad

Damian Lillard's basketball skills have also given him a chance to use his education as a salesman. Read more »

Aug. 5, 2014


Weber State Wildcats embrace change, excited for 2014 football season

Nine months removed from the firing of ex-head coach Jody Sears, the Weber State Wildcats have embraced a change of direction and are refreshed and excited for the start of the 2014 season. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014

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First deaf NBA player teaches kids life lessons through basketball

Lance Allred, the first legally deaf NBA player, was among the coaches hoping to teach boys who are deaf or hearing impaired about more than just basketball. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014


A good life: Former Weber State, NFL quarterback Jamie Martin enjoys coaching, playing in a band in Missouri

Former Weber State star quarterback Jamie Martin, who spent 16 years in the NFL, now spends his time helping coach his son's high school team and playing the drums in a dad band in Missouri, where... Read more »

July 29, 2014


Brett Hales, Lindsey Dunkley cruise to victory in Deseret News Half Marathon

SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to the Deseret News Half Marathon, Brett Hales has definitely hit his stride. After all, the former Weber State steeplechase All-American has run the... Read more »

July 24, 2014


Weber State football: Former linebacker Morales gets his chance with Carolina Panthers

Anthony Morales was getting ready to re-enroll at Weber State. Read more »

July 23, 2014

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Randy Hollis: Coaching shuffle adds intrigue to SUU-WSU football matchup

Southern Utah University head football coach Ed Lamb has nothing but respect for his three former assistant coaches who left the T-Birds' program after last season to join new head coach Jay Hill's... Read more »

July 19, 2014


50 days until kickoff: Players with Utah ties set to head to NFL training camps

Here's a look at players with Utah ties on NFL rosters as of Wednesday, with rookies noted, and the training camp reporting dates for all 32 teams. Read more »

July 16, 2014


SUU picked 6th, Weber State near bottom in Big Sky preseason polls

Southern Utah University has been picked to finish sixth in both the coaches and media Big Sky Conference football preseason polls, while Weber State is picked to finish 11th in the coaches and... Read more »

July 15, 2014


Weber State's Deon'tae Florence, SUU's James Cowser on Big Sky preseason team

Weber State senior cornerback Deon'tae Florence and Southern Utah junior defensive end James Cowser have been named to the 2014 Big Sky Preseason All-Conference team, which was released Monday at... Read more »

July 14, 2014


10 with ties to Utah set for NBA Summer League play

Here's a look at the local players who will be playing for teams at the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, as well as the two players who've participated in the Orlando Summer League. Read more »

July 10, 2014


Weber State's Joel Bolomboy will try out for Ukraine National Basketball team

Weber State's Joel Bolomboy will try out for the Ukraine National Basketball team, leaving this weekend to participate in several days of workouts. He averaged 11.0 rebounds per game, third best in... Read more »

July 8, 2014


Report: Former Weber State standout Davion Berry to play for Trail Blazers' Summer League team

Former Weber State standout and defending Big Sky Conference MVP Davion Berry will suit up for the Portland Trail Blazers’ Summer League team, according to various media outlets. Read more »

June 29, 2014


Many feel this year's in-state football recruiting class could be Utah's best ever

Led by two national top 100 recruits, this year's in-state prep football talent has caught the notice of most national recruiting experts. Read more »

June 17, 2014


Guest commentary: Ogden native claims world record No. 3

Weber State Hall of Fame inductee Brad Barton claimed his third world record in the men’s Masters 3,000-meter steeplechase. Barton's success is a dream come true — a dream he had given... Read more »

June 13, 2014


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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