Weber State Wildcats
Here's a look back at last season and what's in store for 2016 with the new season 100 days away.
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 »
After posting back-to-back victories and having an opportunity to open a three-game winning streak for the first time since 2010, the Wildcats took a giant step backwards with a blowout 44-0 loss... Read more »
After posting back-to-back victories and opening Big Sky play with a win, the Wildcats are set to take on in-state rival Southern Utah Friday night at 6 pm as they look for their first three-game... Read more »
Roughly seven months removed from a disappointing and early exit from the Big Sky Conference Tournament, the Weber State men's basketball team has gone to work and added several key pieces as they... Read more »
Morning links: Utes 'have been here all along'; Ansah appears on pizza commercial; Lillard 'excited'
Writer says Utah didn't just barely come on the scene; former BYU Cougar doubles as a marketing pro; ex-Weber State star ready for new era in Portland. Read more »
GREELEY, Colo. — Eric Wilkes ran for 122 yards to help Weber State beat Northern Colorado 38-17 in a Big Sky matchup on Saturday. Wilkes carried 22 times for the Wildcats (2-2, 1-0).... Read more »
Following an impressive 32-14 romping of Sacramento State in its home opener, Weber State is back on the road and looking to ride its momentum past Northern Colorado in its Big Sky Conference... Read more »
The Utah Valley University women's golf team concluded the WSU Cougar Cup with a 10th-place finish after carding a final-round score of 314 on Tuesday. Read more »
Jawian Harrison and Josh Kealamakia have been named the ROOT Sports Big Sky Conference Players of the Week after leading the Wildcats to a 32-14 home opening win Saturday. Read more »
WSU came out and immediately got rolling to jump out to an early lead before extending its lead and hanging tough in the second half to cruise past Sacramento State, 32-14, and pick up its first... Read more »
Former Weber State head football coach Jody Sears will be back in a place he once called "home" when he brings his Sacramento State squad to Ogden to face the winless Wildcats in WSU's annual... Read more »
FARGO, N.D. — Carson Wentz threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and North Dakota State beat Weber State 41-14 on Saturday. Wentz scored on a 27-yard run before Jadrian Clark and... Read more »
Following a 26-7 loss to the Pac-12's Oregon State last weekend, Weber State is back out on the road and ready to take a swing at four-time FCS National Champion and No. 2 North Dakota State... Read more »
Weber State junior Ellie Child has been honored as the Big Sky Conference Women’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday. Child earned the honor after her... Read more »
True freshman Seth Collins threw a pair of touchdown passes, including a 44-yard fourth-quarter strike to Jordan Villamin, and Oregon State defeated Weber State 26-7 on Friday night in Gary... Read more »
With a dual-quarterback system in place, the question for Oregon State is this: Who starts the opener? Read more »
After experiencing a series of pinball-type changes in the front office and on the field this offseason, new-look Oregon State is set to take on WSU Friday night at 6 p.m. in the first game of the... Read more »
Here's how "Big Five" football teams BYU, Utah, Utah State, Weber State and Southern Utah will likely fare this season -- and there's a lot of 9-3 and 5-6 records coming into view as we peer into... Read more »
Former Weber State basketball standout Damian Lillard is now gaining acclaim as a rapper, which is how he built friendships in college that still hold strong, even as he has risen to become one of... Read more »
Weber State's football team sets its sights on turning things around this year after three straight two-win seasons. Second-year head coach Jay Hill feels like he's got the makings of marked... Read more »
Damian Lillard brought back a group of former Weber State stars for an alumni basketball game to connect different generations of Wildcats. Read more »
Here are 8 players whose performances could hold the key to Weber State's success this season: QB Jadrian Clark, RB Zach Smith, WR Cameron Livingston, center Joe Hawkins, safety Josh Burton, LB... Read more »
The Weber State University women's soccer team faces Westminster and Grand Canyon to kick off week two of action. Read more »
Weber State Athletics and KJZZ 14 TV have announced a multi-year agreement that will televise nearly every home game for the Weber State football and men’s basketball teams on KJZZ. Read more »
Weber State's second-year head football coach Jay Hill says his squad is "banged up" and praises the play of junior quarterback Jadrian Clark and the back-seven of his defense a dozen practices... Read more »
Morning links: Ex-Cougar Lasike still turning heads in Arizona; Gary Andersen, OSU featured; former Ute Plouffe wins gold
Running back, rugby star is making noise in Cardinals' camp; Beavers expected to struggle in 2015; ex-Utah forward helps carry Canada to Olympic berth. Read more »
Two first-half goals were all the offense the Utah Valley University women's soccer team needed in its 2015 exhibition opener against in-state foe Weber State on Friday afternoon as it held on to... Read more »
Morning links: Cowherd to make Fox debut at Utah-Michigan game; Lillard talks rap; Jazz all-time starting 5
Sports personality Colin Cowherd to be on pregame show of Utes' game; former Weber State guard has wide-ranging interview; Stockton, Malone, Maravich, Kirilenko, Eaton make all-time Jazz lineup Read more »
Weber State basketball fans will have a dream fulfilled as they get the chance to see some of the greatest Wildcats ever on the court at the same time. WSU will host a Weber State Men’s... Read more »
The evolution of college athletics: Re-examining the vastly changing field of college athletics in Utah
The field of college athletics in the state of Utah as the landscape across the country has vastly changed within the past year and with it, the debate continues on if enough has been done for... Read more »
An in-state season opener, a preseason tournament in Florida, two games in NBA arenas and a Big Sky Conference slate highlight the 2015-16 Weber State men’s basketball schedule, which was... Read more »
Montana State and Eastern Washington stand tall atop the Big Sky Conference preseason football polls, while Southern Utah (picked 8th by both coaches and media) Weber State (10th and 11th) are both... Read more »
When a football coach says he's here to stay, plan on seeing a new face tomorrow. Read more »
Utah Valley University baseball coach Eric Madsen announced the promotion of Derek Amicone to assistant coach. Read more »
The NBA Las Vegas Summer League is nearing the midpoint of its schedule, and several players with Utah ties have had their opportunities to step on the floor and make an impression. Read more »
Division I schools and institutions around the country have decided that at the very least there is a crack in the old traditional grant-in-aid athletic scholarship system. And as the landscape... Read more »
Lillard's contract could be worth up to $129 million, depending on the salary cap. Read more »
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