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Mardi Gras and mocktails

Karli Aki, Photographer October 11, 2022

The ballrooms of Shepherd Union opened their doors to host Casino Night on Oct 4. The theme of the event was Mardi Gras where students and guests were dressed in their best suits and dresses. The atmosphere...

Damian Lillard slams down his signature dunk at to the delight of the Dee Events Center crowd on Aug. 20. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

Damian Lillard rains down 3-pointers at the Alumni Basketball Classic

Miles Shaw August 27, 2021

In a throwback performance that was reminiscent of his days tearing apart the Big Sky Conference in the purple and white, six-time NBA All-Star and 2021 Olympic gold medalist Damian Lillard had the Dee...

Damian Lillard knocks down the game-winning 3-pointer to lift the Portland Trail Blazers past the Oklahoma City Thunder, 118–115, in game five of their first-round playoff series on April 23, 2019 at Moda Center. The Blazers won the series 4–1. Photo credit: MCT

Opinion: Wildcat Legend’s six most memorable moments

Miles Shaw March 17, 2021

Tyler Haslam also contributed to this story. Damian Lillard is the most accomplished athlete to ever put on a purple and white uniform in Ogden. He’s one of three Wildcat basketball players whose...

Live from Disneyworld, it’s the NBA

Raymond Lucas September 14, 2020

To anyone reading this in the future, we're living in 2020. The year of empty stadiums and arenas due to the coronavirus. There has been minimal good news on a national scale. But now, sports are slowly...

Damian Lillard does not allow the silence of the arena to get the best of him, and continues to play as if all was normal. Photo credit: MCT

Nobody can tame Dame

Miles Shaw August 22, 2020

For the first time ever, NBA playoff basketball has been played outside of spring due to COVID-19, but the games have not disappointed. The playoffs have been as exciting, if not more so, than past years’...

Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan says his franchise will not lose games on purpose to increase the chances of improving their draft position.

Look out Mickey Mouse; basketball’s coming to your house

Miles Shaw June 18, 2020

Hope is finally on the horizon for sports fans. Late spring and early summer have always been dominated by the NBA playoffs; fans have been accustomed to seeing thrilling finishes and great games throughout...

Photo credit: Monika Clarke

College athletes eye lucrative image, likeness deals

Ian Syme April 20, 2020

The NCAA has made monumental changes that will shape the college sports landscape for years to come. New rules allow student athletes to receive financial benefits from commercial likeness and image deals....

Damian Lillard returns to the Dee Events Center

Damian Lillard returns to the Dee Events Center

Raymond Lucas August 29, 2019

Basketball returned to the Dee Events Center for one night as the venue hosted the reunion of Weber State basketball legends. The former Wildcats returned to the hardwood to face off in the Alumni Game....

Cody John puts up a successful freethrow. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

‘Cats collapse in Viking duel

Colton Pack February 1, 2019

The Dee Events Center was rocking on Jan. 31 as it was filled with Wildcat faithful, fifth-graders from the Ogden School District, and even NBA All-Star and former Weber State University player Damian...

Braxton works his way toward the basket. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Eagles’ guard eclipses Lillard’s Big Sky record

Japheth Pleasant February 23, 2018

When Weber State University and Eastern Washington met at the Dee Events Center, both teams came into the game with a chip on their shoulder, chasing the first place Montana Grizzlies. When the game came...

Wildcats outlast Utah State in opening-night rout

Wildcats outlast Utah State in opening-night rout

Jake Mcmahon November 13, 2017

The Weber State University men’s basketball team outlasted their in-state rival Aggies of Utah State University on opening night, beating them 65–59 to kick off the 2017-18 season. After grabbing...

Wildcats waiting to make their way onto the field. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Weekly Wildcat Sporting Events

Jake Mcmahon September 14, 2017

With fall semester finally here, students have the opportunity to witness many Wildcat athletes in action. Whether it is Women’s Soccer showing no fear in taking on the Bruins of UCLA who are currently...

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