Weber State Wildcats
For what seems like forever, people in Utah have been hoping to someday see teams play a "Big Four" tournament.
Ron McBride, former football coach at the University of Utah and Weber State University, joined a state lawmaker Wednesday to voice support for a bill that would legalize medical cannabis in Utah. Read more »
Teams are positioning for a strong seed in conference basketball tournaments with the regular season winding down. Here's what the league tournament pictures look like currently for college... Read more »
Weber State started fast Saturday night and held off a late charge from Portland State to earn an 87-78 victory. The win gave coach Randy Rahe career victory No. 200. Read more »
Nearly 40 years after he came to Ogden to begin his collegiate basketball career, Bruce Collins — the all-time leading scorer in school history — was deservedly honored by Weber State... Read more »
There's little down time in the football world, as the offseason is dotted with key dates, from spring ball and fall camp in college to the draft and training camp in the NFL. Here's a look at the... Read more »
USA basketball announced Wednesday that Portland Trail Blazer and former Weber State guard Damian Lillard has joined the list of finalists for the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team. The 2016... Read more »
The Weber State University softball team throws out the first pitch of the 2016 season this weekend in Fullerton, California, looking to build on last year's record-setting campaign. Read more »
The Ducks have become the undoubtable leader of the region over the past month, but how long will that last with a difficult road game Thursday? Read more »
Weber State men’s basketball senior Joel Bolomboy is one of the 10 finalists for the 2016 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award. The 10 finalists were released Friday by the Naismith... Read more »
Weber State football coach Jay Hilll annouced the addition of 31 players to join the Wildcats' football program as part of National Signing Day on Wednesday Read more »
The Weber State University women's soccer team signed 11 players, including 10 from the Beehive State, to a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday. Read more »
Today is the first day prospective college football players can sign National Letters of Intent. While many have already expressed their commitments to BYU, Utah, and Utah State, there are... Read more »
CBS Sports looks at the schools with the most appearances in the big game; Big 12 Conference presidents to meet this week, discuss expansion; incoming Utah freshman Tyler Huntley "has got the juice." Read more »
Perhaps the biggest win of the Pac-12 Conference season came Thursday, signaling a changing of the guard in the league. Read more »
After a couple of tough games, Weber State came out firing against Southern Utah and coasted to a 77-50 win. Ryan Richardson led the Wildcats with 17 points as teammate Joel Bolomboy recorded yet another double-double. Read more »
Defending Big Sky Conference softball champion Weber State was selected to repeated as league champion in the preseason coaches straw poll, released by the league office Friday morning. Weber State... Read more »
Joel Bolomboy scored 17 points and hauled in 15 rebounds to lead Weber State to a 76-66 win over Northern Arizona on Thursday night. Read more »
Draymond Green and Klay Thompson were picked Thursday for the Western Conference team, giving the NBA champion Golden State Warriors three All-Stars for the first time in 40 years. Read more »
Weber State's Joel Bolomboy has been a double-double machine this season, producing double-digit points and rebounds in 17 of the Wildcats' 19 games. Last weekend, he became the all-time leading... Read more »
In the weekend sweep of the Washington schools, Utah did something no other Pac-12 team has accomplished this season. Meanwhile, Saint Mary's gained the lead in the West Coast Conference. Read more »
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 »
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