Weber State Wildcats

Damian Lillard mentions Ogden, talks early basketball days on ‘Conan’

Former Weber State standout Damian Lillard visited the set of “Conan” Thursday night.

Shawn Johnson leads Montana State past Weber State

BOZEMAN, Mont. — Shawn Johnson ran for 153 yards and a touchdown to lead Montana State to a 23-13 win over struggling Weber State. Johnson scampered 63 yards for a score early in the third... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014


UVU volleyball: Wolverines drop in-state battle to Weber State

The Utah Valley University volleyball team fell to in-state foe Weber State in non-conference action in four sets on Tuesday evening at the PE Building (22-25, 28-26, 18-25, 17-25). Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014


Video: Damian Lillard back behind the microphone for his low-fi music movement

With the NBA preseason underway, Weber State alum and NBA All-Star Damian Lillard is back recording and sharing four bars of lyrics every Friday. A trio of electronic musicians just turned... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014


Weber State football: Wildcats return home, look to correct mistakes against Cal Poly

After dropping their first five games of the season, the Weber State Wildcats return home Saturday afternoon to take on the high-octane Cal Poly offense in their annual homecoming game. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014


NFL locals roundup for week 5: Brice McCain records a pick-6 for the Steelers

See how each player with Utah ties fared in week five of the NFL season. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014


Southern Utah hangs on to beat Weber State 31-28

CEDAR CITY — Ammon Olsen threw for 224 yards and three touchdowns and Southern Utah came out on top 31-28 after a back-and-forth battle with Weber State on Saturday night. With the score... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014


Weber State looks to get rolling early against in-state rival Southern Utah

After dropping their first four games of the season, the new-look Wildcats look to get rolling early in their first conference matchup against in-state rival Southern Utah. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014


Deseret News Sports Report Podcast

The Deseret News is pleased to introduce the first edition of the Deseret News Sports Report Podcast. Read more »

Sept. 23, 2014


Stephen F Austin cruises past Weber State, 35-20

Gus Johnson rushed for 83 yards on 12 carries with two touchdowns, quarterback Zach Conque added two more scores on the ground, and Stephen F Austin beat Weber State 35-20 on Saturday. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014


Week 2 NFL locals roundup: Players from Utah step up in 2nd week of the season

Several local players had key performances for their respective teams in Week 2 of the NFL season. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


Garrett Safron, Sacramento State top Weber State 42-31

Jordan Robinson ran 17 times for 130 yards and two touchdowns in Sacramento State's 42-31 victory over Weber State Saturday night. Read more »

Sept. 13, 2014


Weber State Wildcats fall to No. 1 North Dakota State

NDSU’s explosive offense and bruising defense eventually overcame the tough fight from the Wildcats, 24-7, Saturday night to extend its winning streak to an FCS-record 26 games. Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014

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Weber State football: Wildcats ready for No. 1 North Dakota State

Coming off a season-opening loss at No. 19 Arizona State, Weber State returns to Ogden to take a shot at the top-ranked team in FCS football — North Dakota State — Saturday night at 6... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014


USU golf: Aggie golfers win Weber State hosted Battle in the Tetons

Utah State shot a final round 1-under 287 to finish with a 7-under 857 (294-276-287) to win the Weber State hosted Battle in the Tetons held at the Headwaters Golf Club at Teton Springs Resort on Monday and Tuesday. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2014


Players with local ties set to make big impacts in the NFL this season

NFL rosters are filled with players with local connections — many of whom are primed to make big impacts for their respective teams this coming year. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014


Daniel Sorensen makes Chiefs 53-man roster, brother Brad Sorensen among 18 locals cut this weekend

Eighteen players with Utah ties were released during the final cuts this weekend as NFL teams trimmed down their rosters to 53 players. Brothers Daniel and Brad Sorensen experienced different... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014


No. 19 Sun Devils beat Weber State 45-14

D.J. Foster ran for 147 yards and three touchdowns, Jaelen Strong had 10 catches for 146 yards, and No. 19 Arizona State opened its season with a 45-14 rout over Weber State on Thursday night. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014


Preseason viewer’s guide: Locals make final case for a roster spot in Week 4 of preseason

The final week of the preseason is here, which means it's time to give those players fighting for a spot on the 53-man active roster one final audition. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014


Weber State takes new look to nationally ranked Arizona State in season opener

Weber State and its new coaching staff face Pac-12 power Arizona State on the road to open the 2014 season. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014


Hollis column: How well will 'Big Five' football teams fare this season?

Plenty of questions surround the state's"Big Five" college fooball teams entering the 2014 season. How they answer those questions will determine their fate this year. Let's peer into our crystal... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014


EA Sports puts Damian Lillard on the cover of NBA Live 15

Damian Lillard's rise from little-known Weber State prospect to NBA star continues with his announcement that he will grace the cover of EA Sport's NBA Live 15. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014


Rock On: Getting real at BYU, Weber State

Also, how excited is Utah coach Kyle Whittingham to get going? It's something to see. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014


NFL locals photo gallery: Steve Smith scores a touchdown and Dennis Pitta loses his helmet

Former Utah wide receiver Steve Smith had a breakout game for the Baltimore Ravens, one of the highlights for Utah ties in the NFL during the third week of preseason play. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014


Deseret News college football preview: Features, columns, 2-deeps & schedule breakdowns

Like most years, the fates of BYU's, Utah's and Utah State's football teams lie in hands of their quarterbacks in 2014. We break down the quarterback position for the Cougars, Utes and Aggies,... Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014


Weber State football: Wildcats set eye on nationally-ranked Arizona State

In his nine months at the helm of the Wildcats, Weber State head football coach Jay Hill has been impressed with his new team’s attitude and work ethic as the team preps for its season opener... Read more »

Aug. 23, 2014

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