Weber State Wildcats
Weber State's double-double king is staying in Utah.
Ethan Telfair scored 30 points — including the buzzer-beating game-winning jumper — and Idaho State dealt Weber State its first Big Sky Conference loss, 69-68 on Saturday. Read more »
Last year, Utah System of Higher Education institutions added 79 new certificate and degree programs. Read more »
This week we examine the highs and lows of college hoops in the conference season in the West yet again. And if there was any example of how bizarre the West has been this year, it might be through... Read more »
Weber State graduate and two-time NBA all-star Damian Lillard released an emotional first music video under the musical alias of Dame D.O.L.L.A. Monday night for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Read more »
A look at how the players with local ties have performed recently in the NBA and in the D-League. Read more »
For the second time this season, Weber State’s Joel Bolomboy has been named Big Sky Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week. Bolomboy earned the honor Monday after leading the... Read more »
Just when it was possible the Pac-12 might be giving signs of any form of predicability this season, more mayhem happened. Meanwhile, other conferences may slowly be developing their leaders this... Read more »
Defending Big Sky Conference softball champion Weber State University gets its 2016 season underway Monday at 2 p.m., when the Wildcats hold their first official team practice at Weber State's... Read more »
Joel Bolomboy posted his 15th double-double in 16 games, scoring 14 points and grabbing 17 rebounds to help power Weber State past Northern Colorado, 85-68, to win its third straight game to open... Read more »
Jeremy Senglin scored 26 points and Joel Bolomboy added 20 points and pulled down a career-high 23 rebounds as Weber State took an early lead and ran with it to take a 74-62 win over North Dakota Thursday night. Read more »
Morning links: Bill Walton, Gov. Herbert sound off on BYU-Utah cancellation; are the Jazz in the WNBA?; crazy trick shot from Weber State
Eclectic college basketball commentator and Utah leader react to news of Cougars and Utes calling off rivalry; mishap appears on stat sheet in San Antonio; Weber State hoopster hits trick shot. Read more »
Report: Oregon State to hire USU’s Kevin Clune as defensive coordinator, Weber State’s Cory Hall as position coach
Gina Mizell of The Oregonian reported Wednesday that Oregon State will replace its former defensive coordinator, new BYU head coach Kalani Sitake, with Utah State's Kevin Clune, will also hire... Read more »
Aside from a possibly one team, it may be impossible to piece together any of the western conferences this season. Read more »
Joel Bolomboy posted a double-double, scoring 25 points with 13 rebounds, as Weber State notched its fourth-straight win, beating Idaho State 77-56 on Saturday night. Read more »
After covering sports in the state of Utah in 2015, these 15 players and coaches stood out for the way they made us smile, laugh and cry — sometimes at the same time (we're looking at you,... Read more »
Deseret News Sports Podcast: Recapping the year's top sports headlines and our favorite athletes of 2015
The DeseretNews.com sports staff breaks down the top headlines and the influential sports people of the 2015 year. Read more »
Joel Bolomboy had a double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds and Weber State hit a school-record 19 3-pointers as the Wildcats beat Multnomah 114-47 Monday night at the Dee Events Center. Read more »
A look at how the NBA and D-League players with local ties have performed on the floor over the last month. Read more »
Weber State’s Joel Bolomboy has been named this week’s Big Sky Conference men’s basketball Player of the Week after leading the Wildcats to a win over South Dakota State last... Read more »
As we turn the final page of the 2015 calendar, we'll not only be saying goodbye to another year but we'll also thankfully say good riddance to Big Four collegiate men's preseason basketball games... Read more »
Former Beehive State collegians extending careers overseas. Read more »
Weber State Athletics will retire the jersey of former Wildcat men’s basketball standout Bruce Collins. His jersey number 22 will be retired during Weber State’s home game on Feb. 13,... Read more »
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 »
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