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Weber State's Jerrick Harding named Big Sky Preseason MVP

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Oct 16th - 4:02pm

The 6-foot-1 guard from Wichita, Kansas was named Big Sky Preseason MVP on Wednesday, becoming the first Wildcat tagged with the distinction since the conference began recognizing a preseason all-league team in 2015.

Locals in the NFL: Fred Warner at heart of 49ers' defense in 5-0 start

Sean Walker, and Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Oct 13th - 11:12pm

The former BYU linebacker totaled 6 tackles, including a tackle for loss and a quarterback hurry to lift the 49ers to a 5-0 record with a 20-7 win over the Los Angeles Rams.

Weber State's strong second half dismantles SUU, 29-14

Carra McManamon,  |  Posted Oct 12th - 10:51pm

Kevin Smith Jr. ran the ball for 108 yards and the defense forced four turnovers to help lead the Wildcats to victory.

Jackson's late TD ensures win for Weber State, 41-35

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 5th - 6:47pm

Kris Jackson's late touchdown gave Weber State the points it needed to hold off Idaho 41-35 on Saturday.

Weber State's Kevin Smith Jr. paving new way for future generations

Carra McManamon,  |  Posted Oct 2nd - 12:49pm

Weber State running back Kevin Smith Jr. is described as joyful, a counselor, someone who can make anyone smile, and a family man. Though Smith grew up amid poverty and violence, he's paving his own way and finding a new direction for his family.

Weber State uses fast start to topple Northern Iowa, 29-17

Carra McManamon,  |  Posted Sep 28th - 11:48pm

The No. 5-ranked Wildcats never looked backed as they beat the No. 9 Northern Iowa Panthers, 29-17 on Saturday night.

Kincaide, Talton help Nevada slip past Weber State, 19-13

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 14th - 9:52pm

Jaxson Kincaide had 11 carries for 75 yards and a score, Brandon Talton made four field goals, and Nevada beat Weber State 19-13 on Saturday.

Locals in the NFL: BYU alum Kyle Van Noy had a good reason to miss Week 1 with Pats

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Sep 8th - 11:06pm

Kyle Van Noy — the former BYU linebacker, noted “Brigham” supporter and only local product playing on Sunday Night Football in Week 1 — was a late scratch for the New England Patriots, but not due to injury.

Davis helps Weber State run past Cal Poly 41-24

Carra McManamon,  |  Posted Sep 7th - 10:20pm

Josh Davis ran for 129 yards and two touchdowns and Kris Jackson added two short scoring runs to power Weber State to a 41-24 victory over Cal Poly on Saturday night in a nonconference matchup between Big Sky Conference teams.

Weber State officially opens new Barbara and Rory Youngberg Center

Carra McManamon,  |  Posted Sep 4th - 4:07pm

A new $16 million dollar facility for Weber State University athletes will be open to the public for an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday afternoon.

Thompson, Aztecs defense lead San Diego St. past Weber St.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 1st - 12:29am

Tariq Thompson had an interception and a pass breakup in the closing minutes to help San Diego State beat Weber State 6-0 on Saturday night in the season opener for both teams.

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.

Former Springville High star, Weber State all-time rusher dies at 32

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 8th - 1:47pm

Former Springville High star running back Trevyn Smith, who went on to become Weber State's all-time leading rusher, died July 4. He was 32.

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.

Lillard has 50 and Blazers oust Thunder in 5 games

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 23rd - 11:27pm

After Damian Lillard hit his walk-off 3-pointer to send the Trail Blazers along in the playoffs, he waved goodbye to the Thunder bench.

Weber State AD Jerry Bovee moves north to join alma mater Utah State

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Apr 23rd - 3:40pm

Weber State athletic director Jerry Bovee has accepted the new position of assistant vice president and deputy athletic director at Utah State, the Aggies announced Tuesday morning.

BYU Cougarettes bring home 2 more national titles; Weber State, too

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Apr 8th - 4:14pm

The BYU Cougarettes are bringing home Division I-A national championships in jazz and hip hop after three days of competition at the 2019 NDA Collegiate Cheer & Dance Championships in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Harding carries Weber State in Big Sky tourney win

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 14th - 6:49pm

Jerrick Harding had 23 points as Weber State topped Portland State 81-71 in the Big Sky Conference Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday.

Tempers flare following Weber's 80-77 loss to Eastern Washington

Dillon Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Mar 10th - 12:00am

Tempers flare following Weber's 80-77 loss to Eastern Washington.