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A basketball sits on the side of the basketball court during halftime in the Dee Event Center on Nov. 19.

Wildcats go all in on Abilene

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch, Reporter November 29, 2022

Weber State University’s men’s basketball team took on Abilene Christian University during the Vegas 4 Tournament on Nov. 22, winning 77–67 at the Dollar Loan Center. ACU got the game going early...

Guard position Junior Ballard running past Adams State player Sterling Benjamin, while dribbling the ball towards the basket.

What team? Wildcats!

Angelina Fontenot, Reporter November 8, 2022

Weber State University’s men’s basketball team beat Adams State University 88–76 in their exhibition game on Nov. 2 at the Dee Events Center. The Wildcats entered the game with a relatively new...

Players from both Weber States mens and womens basketball teams, the Weber State cheerleaders and Waldo the Wildcat all came out for a school spirited event with fans of all ages on Oct. 18.

A timeout with the teams

Angelina Fontenot, Reporter October 25, 2022

Weber State University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams met at the Dee Events Center to meet fans on Oct. 18. For the first time, Weber State hosted an event called “Night with the Wildcats,...

Koby McEwen hitting into a Sac State player while getting around him. (Kennedy Camarena/ The Signpost)

Shooting for a season of hoops and hopes

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch, Reporter October 6, 2022

With the new season beginning in just a month, the Wildcats hope to come out of the gate strong with new players and a new head coach. The Wildcats previously had an overall record of 21–12 in the...

Ime Udoka during one of the NBA basketball games.

Opinion: Did Udoka’s personal life have to be unraveled so harshly?

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch, Reporter September 29, 2022

Stories break every week in the NBA, and last week was no different. Ime Udoka, head coach of the Boston Celtics, was suspended from the team for a year for having a consensual relationship with a female...

WSU football fan Isaac Staszkow (right of middle) cheering on the Weber State football team along with the rest of the student section.

A student-less section

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch, Reporter September 22, 2022

The student section is a catalyst for many college sporting events. But at Weber State University, the student section, also known as the Destruction, isn't as large or loud in comparison to other schools....

A basketball sitting on a basketball court. (MGN)

Basketball bartering

Collyn Cowles, Reporter September 13, 2022

On Sept. 1, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Utah Jazz agreed on a trade for Donovan Mitchell. The Cavaliers are sending Collin Sexton, Lauri Markkanen, Ochai Agbaji, three first-round picks and two pick...

Dontay Bassett goes for a layup against the Montana Griz.

Dunks and downfalls of men’s basketball

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 8, 2022

What looked to be Weber State University's destination to lose early in the year, the 2021-22 Big Sky conference men's basketball season came down to a close four-way race. Following Montana’s dramatic...

Weber State University womens basketball team attempting to grab a basketball from Montana State players before they make a point. (Kennedy Camarena/ The Signpost)

Troubles and triumphs: women’s basketball in Big Sky

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor August 1, 2022

After a tournament full of upsets in Boise, Idaho, Montana State's women's basketball team won the Big Sky championship last season. With many All-Conference players returning this year, it's time to look...

Eric Duft poses for a photo for Weber State Athletics. (WSU Athletics)

Running without Rahe

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor July 20, 2022

After 16 years as the head coach for Weber State University's men's basketball team, Randy Rahe's retirement came as a shock to even those inside the program. Rahe led the Wildcats to over 300 wins and...

Adding to a new era

Adding to a new era

Emily Miller, Sports editor June 27, 2022

Weber State University’s men’s basketball team announced on June 22 that Dan Russell is the newest addition to the Wildcat coaching staff. Russell, a Wyoming native, played his first two years of...

Koby McEwen dodges around a UNC player to get closer to the hoop. Photo credit: Summer Muster

Top of their games

Jack Hamblin April 6, 2022

Last year was filled with some of the most stunning performances and best teams in Weber State University’s history. The five following athletes not only had the best seasons in 2021 but also made...

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