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Cal Poly beats Southern Utah 24-21 in a Big Sky opener

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 28th - 9:53pm

Jalen Hamler had a pair of touchdown runs, Jake Jeffrey added another and Cal Poly held off Southern Utah 24-21 on Saturday night in a Big Sky Conference opener.

Strong, special teams help South Dakota State beat Southern Utah, 43-7

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:55pm

Pierre Strong scored two touchdowns and the South Dakota State special teams blocked three kicks as the Jackrabbits beat Southern Utah 43-7 on Saturday night.

Felila, Southern Utah beat Stephen F. Austin 45-38 in OT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 14th - 10:57pm

Chris Helbig had 375 yards passing and James Felila scored two rushing touchdowns, including the eventual winner in overtime, to help Southern Utah beat Stephen F. Austin 45-38 on Saturday night.

Northern Iowa rolls past Southern Utah 34-14

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 7th - 6:25pm

Will McElvain threw for three touchdowns as Northern Iowa rolled past Southern Utah 34-14 on Saturday.

Locals in the NFL: Former Cedar QB John Ursua makes Seahawks' roster, 44 other Utahns survive cuts (+full list)

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 22nd - 3:24pm

See the full list below of NFL locals on active rosters. Bookmark this page, and check back later as rosters are shuffled before the regular season kicks off.

Locals in the NFL: Taysom Hill leads local-laden Saints to comeback victory in La La Land

Sean Walker, and Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 18th - 10:23pm

Hill completed 11-of-15 passes for 136 yards and two touchdowns to rally the Saints to a 19-17 win over the Los Angeles Chargers in front of a less-than-lively crowd at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

Southern Utah joining BYU basketball in Maui (sort of)

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 9th - 5:37pm

The Thunderbirds were among four other schools added to the Maui on the Mainland regional round, a setup that will include its first trip to play the Cougars since 2007 and a road game at Pac-12 historical power UCLA.

Into the Portal: NCAA's transfer mechanism aids traveling students, but at what cost?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 25th - 9:03am

All BYU coach A.J. Steward knew was he needed a running back and there was an SEC-caliber back on the NCAA’s transfer portal that might fit the bill. So into the portal, he went.

Into the Portal: Utah basketball coaches adapting to NCAA’s new transfer mechanism

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 23rd - 9:01am

With 376 college basketball players in the portal, according to 247 Sports’ database of reported moves, there are a lot of reasons for local coaches to peruse the database.

Back-to-back champions Weber State picked to finish 3rd in Big Sky

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 15th - 10:31am

Jay Hill's squad is once again among the league favorites.

Clayton Young adds 6th-place finish to lead BYU to 8th at NCAA men's outdoor track championships

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 7th - 9:34pm

Clayton Young and Conner Mantz finished sixth and seventh, respectively, in the 5,000-meter final, propelling BYU to an eighth-place finish on the final day of the NCAA men’s outdoor track and field championships Friday in Austin, Texas.

Here's every local athlete that advanced to the NCAA track and field championships

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 26th - 9:27pm

BYU will send 21 athletes to Austin after a stunning round at the NCAA West Preliminaries in Sacramento, California. That includes 15 men’s track and field spots, the third-most of any school in the country and narrowly behind Florida and Texas.

The pursuit of basketball: How BYU assistant Nick Robinson moved up after falling down

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 3rd - 9:33am

Not all stories are overnight successes. Not all basketball tales end with Hoosier-like glory, game-winning shots and magical NCAA Tournament runs. BYU assistant coach Nick Robinson has learned that the hard way.

Lee scores 15 to lead CS Bakersfield past Southern Utah 70-67

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 9:28pm

Greg Lee posted 15 points as Cal State Bakersfield narrowly beat Southern Utah 70-67 in the CIT second round on Monday night.

Butler, Southern Utah beat Drake in CIT, 80-73 in OT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 9:06pm

Harrison Butler matched his season high with 21 points as Southern Utah defeated Drake 80-73 in overtime in the first round of the CIT on Friday night.

What about the NIT? Here's where Utah's other teams will play in the postseason

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Mar 17th - 7:28pm

But what about the other five Division I teams in the state of Utah? Here’s how the final Sunday before the Big Dance shook out across the Wasatch Front.

Peatling leads Eastern Washington over So. Utah 77-61

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 15th - 11:08pm

Mason Peatling had 20 points as Eastern Washington beat Southern Utah 77-61 in the Big Sky Conference Tourney semifinals on Friday night.

Southern Utah beats N. Colorado 83-64 in Big Sky tourney

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 14th - 9:11pm

Southern Utah advanced to the Big Sky semifinals with a victory over Northern Colorado.

Southern Utah beats Idaho State 94-80 in Big Sky tourney opener

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 13th - 3:41pm

Andre Adams matched his career high with 23 points as Southern Utah topped Idaho State 94-80 in the first round of the Big Sky Conference tournament on Wednesday.