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GCU hits timely shots, uses late run to beat UVU

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 9:57pm

Late-game struggles continue for the UVU men's basketball team as Grand Canyon used a 19-5 run late in the second half to defeat the Wolverines 77-71 on Saturday night in Orem.

CSU Bakersfield fends off UVU, wins 7th-straight game

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 16th - 11:08pm

CSU Bakersfield used a 12-0 run late in the second half to defeat Utah Valley 80-71 on Thursday night at the UCCU Center. It was the seventh-straight win for the league-leading Roadrunners.

UVU opens key 3-game stretch with defending WAC champion Roadrunners

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 15th - 7:05pm

It is a big week for the UVU men's basketball team as they welcome defending WAC tournament champion CSU Bakersfield to the UCCU Center on Thursday night.

Can UVU men's basketball find itself and get back on track?

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 10th - 8:02pm

Since beating crosstown foe BYU on Nov. 26 in the biggest win in program history, there is a different feel surrounding the program as inconsistent play combined with road losses has led to a 6-12 record since big win over the Cougars.

Baker, New Mexico State beat UVU to pick up 18th-straight win

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 28th - 11:04pm

Ian Baker scored a game-high 24 points to lead the New Mexico State Aggies to a 74-69 win over Utah Valley on Saturday night in the UCCU Center. It is the 18th-straight win for the Aggies.

Ogbe finds rhythm, leads UVU to important win over UTRGV

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 26th - 10:32pm

Kenneth Ogbe had been struggling, but put UVU on his back by scoring 17 second-half points to help the Wolverines beat UTRGV 92-81 on Thursday night.

UVU looking to overcome recent struggles, get back to winning ways

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 25th - 7:46am

UVU has struggled since beating BYU on Nov. 26 and is looking to get its mojo back as it prepares to host UTRGV and New Mexico State this weekend.

Bracketology: NCAA hoops committee to give tournament peek

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 24th - 7:10pm

The selection committee for the NCAA men's basketball tournament is getting into the bracketology business and borrowing an idea from the College Football Playoff, hoping it will get more fans thinking about March Madness in February.

UVU wins first conference game in physical fashion over UMKC

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 15th - 12:08am

There were 63 fouls called and 84 free throws attempted by both teams, but UVU was able to come out on top, 86-76, over UMKC to earn its first conference win of the season.

UVU soccer coach takes new role with BYU women's soccer

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jan 13th - 1:06pm

Utah Valley women's soccer coach Brent Anderson stepped down to assume a new role as assistant coach with BYU women's soccer, both schools announced Friday. Anderson replaces Chris Watkins, who left this winter to take the head job at Gonzaga.

Chicago State shocks UVU — again — with another upset win

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 12th - 9:53pm

Chicago State hadn't won a conference game in almost two years but they came into Orem and upset Utah Valley on Thursday night.

Braun returns and haunts UVU once again in WAC opener

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 7th - 10:32pm

Josh Braun scored 30-plus points for the third straight time against Utah Valley to help Grand Canyon knock off the Wolverines in the conference opener for both teams.

UVU warms up for conference play with exhibition win over Antelope Valley

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Jan 2nd - 10:57pm

Conner Toolson hit seven 3-pointers and Telly Davenport scored a career-high 21 points to help the Wolverines defeat the Antelope Valley Marauders on Monday night in Orem.

Postseason baseball, hoops upset lead top-10 moments at Utah Valley in 2016

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Dec 28th - 9:47pm

In a lot of ways, it was a historic year for Utah Valley University. Here are the top 10 moments from a growing athletic department on University Parkway.

Utah has rich history of basketball as game celebrates 125 years

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Dec 25th - 7:01pm

Wednesday marked the 125th anniversary of the invention of basketball. While the game originated in Massachusetts, it has a rich history in the Beehive State.

Neilson posts 5th double-double of season in Utah Valley win

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Dec 23rd - 7:00pm

Isaac Neilson scored 15 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead Utah Valley over Montana Tech 72-47 on Friday.

Senglin, Wildcats shoot UVU right out of Dee Events Center

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Dec 17th - 10:37pm

Jeremy Senglin hit six 3-pointers and Weber State made sure that UVU went home with its sixth straight loss in Ogden on Saturday night.

Rector helps USU beat UVU for 12th-straight time

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Dec 10th - 9:05pm

Shane Rector helped the Utah State Aggies win for the 12th-straight time over UVU.

Utah State looks to keep streak alive against Utah Valley

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Dec 9th - 8:44pm

Utah State is 11-0 against Utah Valley since the two teams began playing each other in 2006, and it looks to continue that streak Saturday afternoon in Orem.

UVU basketball proving it can play with anyone

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Dec 7th - 2:36pm

Despite a loss at in-state foe Utah in the first-ever meeting between the schools, the Utah Valley men's basketball team showed that it belonged by taking the Utes right down to the wire.