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VIDEO: Ex-Top of Utah baseball players make up The Dixie Boys

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
May 4 2014 - 4:16pm

It was pushing 90 and the mercury was rising Friday afternoon in St. George. But for someone who'd seen temperatures in the 30s earlier in the week it might as well have been 120.

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Weber State softball loses home finale to BYU

Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 30 2014 - 8:41pm

OGDEN - A hot start by the Cougars was too much for the Wildcats to overcome on Wednesday afternoon.

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Former Weber High star Tara Green earns Big Sky honor

Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 30 2014 - 6:31pm

OGDEN -- Montana junior Tara Green, of Ogden, and freshman Barbora Bakova were named second-team All-Big Sky Conference Wednesday following a vote of the league's coaches. Redshirt freshman Alexa Schendelman received honorable-mention honors.

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GALLERY: Weber State second spring scrimmage

Weber State lined up against itself Saturday, April 12, 2014 for the Purple and White scrimmage game at the practice field on campus in Ogden.

Brian Nicholson
Apr 12 2014 - 8:57pm

Weber State lined up against itself Saturday, April 12, 2014, for its second spring scrimmage at the practice field on campus in Ogden.

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Weber State softball takes pair of games in San Diego

Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 14 2014 - 8:26pm

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The Wildcats stormed back during their second day in sunny southern California.

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Weber State hoops: Wildcats look ahead to trip to Paradise

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 26 2013 - 1:15am

(Nov. 26, 2013)OGDEN -- The Wildcats will be in paradise -- next year.This season, Weber State is one of two schools in the country to have played fewer than three basketball games at this point. It's a function of not being able to gain entrance in a preseason tournament, WSU coach Randy Rahe says.Next year will be different. The Wildcats will...

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VIDEO: Ex-Top of Utah baseball players make up The Dixie Boys

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
May 4 2014 - 4:16pm

It was pushing 90 and the mercury was rising Friday afternoon in St. George. But for someone who'd seen temperatures in the 30s earlier in the week it might as well have been 120.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: May 5 2014 - 5:46am


VIDEO: Weber State names Jay Hill football coach

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 12 2013 - 9:54am

OGDEN -- In looking for someone to put its football program back on the map, Weber State University's search committee members went looking for a coach who would draw a big purple circle around the state of Utah on his own recruiting chart.They found University of Utah assistant coach Jay Hill.Hill, 38, was announced Thursday as Weber State's 11th...

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WSU's Lillard embarks on a new journey

(ERIN HOOLEY/Standard-Examiner) Weber State basketball player Damian Lillard (right) and coach Randy Rahe talk to the media after Lillard announced his intention to enter the NBA Draft at the Dee Events Center in Ogden on Tuesday.

Roy Burton
Apr 3 2012 - 11:14pm

OGDEN -- As a kid, long before he was recruited to Weber State, before he really even knew where the school was or became a two-time Big Sky MVP there, Damian Lillard would choose the Wildcats as his team on a college basketball video game.Lillard's next real game will be in the NBA; team to be determined.The 6-foot-3 point guard from Oakland,...

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Lillard makes it official; Weber State star headed to NBA

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 3 2012 - 2:56pm

OGDEN - Damian Lillard's Weber State teammates lifted him up last year after he broke his foot and missed most of what was supposed to be his junior season.

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A return home for WSU coach John L. Smith

(ERIN HOOLEY/Standard-Examiner) John L. Smith, Weber State University’s new football coach, addresses an audience during a news conference at Stewart Stadium in Ogden on Tuesday.

Roy Burton
Dec 6 2011 - 3:30pm

OGDEN -- John L. Smith was restless the night before being named the head football coach at his alma mater, so he got up early and drove to the Weber State campus.What used to be the practice field off of Harrison Boulevard when he played linebacker and quarterback at WSU from 1968-71 is now a mini-lake."A few short years ago, a small-town boy...

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Cheerful McBride: 'It's been a great ride'

(KERA WILLIAMS/ Standard-Examiner) Ron McBride talks about his decision to retire at Weber State University in Ogden on Tuesday.

Roy Burton
Nov 8 2011 - 10:21pm

OGDEN -- Coach Mac remembers details of decades-old football games, funny anecdotes about his coaching career and long-forgotten rivalries far better than he can imagine the day less than two weeks from now when he walks off the field for the last time as a college football coach."I never really saw myself retiring. I saw myself dying on the field...

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Jimmer meets the Jazz, media throng at pre-draft workout

(NICHOLAS DRANEY/Standard-Examiner) Draft prospect Jimmer Fredette talks with members of the media during a pre-draft workout with the Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City on Wednesday.

Jim Burton
Jun 15 2011 - 6:24pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- The Jimmer Show came to Jazztown on Wednesday and with it came a throng of onlookers, the likes of which has never been seen for a pre-draft workout.Amid speculation he'd be a good fit for them, BYU senior guard Jimmer Fredette went through an extensive, intensive workout for Jazz officials at the Zions Bank Basketball Center....

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GALLERY: Weber State second spring scrimmage

Weber State lined up against itself Saturday, April 12, 2014 for the Purple and White scrimmage game at the practice field on campus in Ogden.

Brian Nicholson
Apr 12 2014 - 8:57pm

Weber State lined up against itself Saturday, April 12, 2014, for its second spring scrimmage at the practice field on campus in Ogden.

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VIDEO: Ex-Top of Utah baseball players make up The Dixie Boys

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
May 4 2014 - 4:16pm

It was pushing 90 and the mercury was rising Friday afternoon in St. George. But for someone who'd seen temperatures in the 30s earlier in the week it might as well have been 120.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: May 5 2014 - 5:46am


GALLERY: Weber State second spring scrimmage

Weber State lined up against itself Saturday, April 12, 2014 for the Purple and White scrimmage game at the practice field on campus in Ogden.

Brian Nicholson
Apr 12 2014 - 8:57pm

Weber State lined up against itself Saturday, April 12, 2014, for its second spring scrimmage at the practice field on campus in Ogden.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 12 2014 - 9:44pm


GALLERY: Weber State Women Fall to Northern Colorado

Benjamin Zack
Jan 9 2014 - 6:14pm

Weber State University fell to Northern Colorado 68-49 in Ogden on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. Contact photographer Benjamin Zack at 801-625-4291, bzack@standard.net. Follow him on Twitter at @SE_BenjaminZack

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GALLERY: BYU loses to No. 13 Oregon in overtime

As Oregon's Johnathan Loyd (10), left, defends, BYU's Kyle Collinsworth, center, scoops up a pass from BYU's Nate Austin, foreground, as BYU's Tyler Haws moves in at right during the first half in an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013. 
(AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

The Associated Press
Dec 22 2013 - 1:13am

BYU lost to No. 13-ranked Oregon 100-96 in overtime, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, in Eugene, Ore.

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GALLERY: Utah State defeats Troy, Dec. 21, 2013 at Smith Spectrum in Logan

Utah State's Preston Medlin gets fouled by Troy's Kelton Ford, left, during an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, in Logan, Utah. 
(AP Photo/Herald Journal, John Zsiray)

John Zsiray, The Associated Press
Dec 22 2013 - 12:07am

Utah State played Troy in final game of the Travelers Classic, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at Smith Spectrum in Logan. Utah State won 71-50

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GALLERY: Utah State defeats UC Santa Barbara on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013

Utah State's Spencer Butterfield drives around UC Santa Barbara's Zalmico Harmon during an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, in Logan, Utah. 
(AP Photo/Herald Journal, John Zsiray)

John Zsiray, The Associated Press
Dec 21 2013 - 1:02am

Utah State played UC Santa Barbara, on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Smith Spectrum in Logan. USU won in overtime. Associated Press photos

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GALLERY: Utah State basketball hosts Western Illinois, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

Utah State's Marcel Davis (0) drives to the basket as Western Illinois' Adam Link (33) defends during an NCAA college basketball game on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in Logan, Utah. 
(AP Photo/The Herald Journal, Eli Lucero)

The Associated Press
Dec 20 2013 - 12:56am

Utah State hosted Western Illinois on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at the Smith Spectrum. USU won the game, part of the Travelers Classic

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VIDEO: Weber State names Jay Hill football coach

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 12 2013 - 9:54am

OGDEN -- In looking for someone to put its football program back on the map, Weber State University's search committee members went looking for a coach who would draw a big purple circle around the state of Utah on his own recruiting chart.They found University of Utah assistant coach Jay Hill.Hill, 38, was announced Thursday as Weber State's 11th...

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