Utah Valley is getting a mythical national champion. Former Lone Peak wing Conner Toolson, who currently plays at Salt Lake Community College, committed to new coach Mark Pope and the Wolverines on Friday night.
Jaden Jackson scored 17 of his career-high 31 points in the first half, and Ivory Young finished with a career-best 17 points as Utah Valley used a hot-shooting start to beat Texas-Rio Grande Valley 98-65 Saturday night.
Pascal Siakam finished with 20 points, 11 rebounds and four blocked shots to lead New Mexico State to a 78-66 win over Utah Valley on Thursday night in the Western Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
Kyle Spencer, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Jan 4th - 9:31pm
Utah Valley senior guards Marcel Davis and Jaden Jackson started playing together at age 12 and have developed trust in one another from their days as members of the Utah Avalanche. This season, they lead a Wolverines team improving week by week.
Josh Abner, Associated Press | Posted Dec 23rd - 8:50pm
Louisville guard Trey Lewis said it can be difficult to maintain focus for a full game when holding a big lead against an outclassed opponent, like in the 16th-ranked Cardinals' 98-68 victory over Utah Valley on Wednesday night.
Kyle Spencer, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Dec 23rd - 2:55pm
Utah Valley coach Mark Pope says much of his coaching DNA comes from what he learned while playing for Kentucky under coach Rick Pitino. On Wednesday, the two will meet for the first time as opposing coaches.
Kyle Spencer, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Dec 8th - 8:00am
Utah Valley leading scorer Konner Frey's path to shining at the Division I level was filled with challenges. Now, he's carrying the load for an inexperienced team hoping to lay a foundation for future success.
Mark Pope's first month on the job as head coach at Utah Valley University hasn't gone exactly as planned. But he couldn't be more proud of the players he's been dealt through a myriad of injuries, illnesses and transfer suspension
Kyle Spencer, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Dec 1st - 10:30pm
Utah Valley, employing a lineup of mostly inexperienced players at the Division I level due to injuries and transfers yet to become eligible, fell to 2-5 Tuesday night with a 76-72 loss to Montana State.
Utah Valley's first foray into the NCAA men's soccer tournament came to an end Thursday night. Brenden Lee had a goal and an assist to help host SMU to a 2-0 win over the Wolverines at Westcott Field in Dallas.