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Senior Kori Pentzer takes possession of the ball. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

Up in the air

Alec Cipollini April 4, 2022

After the Big Sky Conference tournament trips for Weber State University's men’s and women’s basketball didn’t end how they wanted them to, both programs have a future full of uncertainty....

After rediscovering his love for the sport, senior Koby McEwen ends his collegiate career as a Wildcat. Photo credit: Camryn Johnson

Seniors say goodbye

Cayden Treasure March 16, 2022

As Weber State University's basketball season comes to a close, graduating seniors on both the men’s and women’s teams are saying their goodbyes on social media. The men’s team has four...

Dontay Bassett pushes against the defense for the Wildcats. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

Looking back at Dontay Bassett

Jack Hamblin March 16, 2022

Weber State men’s basketball center Dontay Bassett took a chance on himself coming to Ogden this season and he further learned what he's capable of.Born in Oakland, California, Bassett stands 6-foot-9-inches...

Koby McEwen hypes up the crowd. (Camryn Johnson/ The Signpost) Photo credit: Camryn Johnson

Boise heartbreak

Emily Miller March 13, 2022

Weber State men’s basketball fell to the Montana State Bobcats in the final ten minutes of the Big Sky Conference tournament semifinals on March 11. The Wildcats started the tournament on March...

Practicing for the basketball game, JJ Overton watches as his basketball goes into the basketball hoops net. Photo credit: Kennedy Robins

Wildcat basketball splits the weekend at home

Cayden Treasure February 23, 2022

Weber State University's men's basketball team hosted the Sacramento State Hornets, who sit at the bottom of the Big Sky, on Feb. 17 at the Dee Events Center.The Hornets went into the match looking to...

Koby McEwen dribbles the ball down his home court in Ogden, Utah, on Feb. 3. McEwen contributed 32 points in the win against the Montana Grizzles. Photo credit: Nikki Dorber

Eight straight wins for Weber State

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch February 7, 2022

Weber State University’s men’s basketball team won a nail-biter with an 80–75 victory over the Montana Grizzlies at the Dee Events Center on Feb. 3.Grizzlies guard Robby Beasley started...

JJ Overton jumps for the basket against the Bobcat defense. Photo credit: Nikki Dorber

Wildcats drop the ball

Alec Cipollini February 7, 2022

In a highly-anticipated battle between Big Sky's top two teams, Montana State University claimed a 78–57 victory over Weber State University on Feb. 5.WSU was coming off an eight-game wining streak...

Dillon Jones prepares to pass the ball to a team member as an Eastern Washington player blocks him from attempting a layup. Photo credit: Summer Muster

Dominating the division

Alec Cipollini February 2, 2022

Weber State University kept their winning streak alive after beating Eastern Washington University, reigning Big Sky tournament champions, 90–84 at the Dee Events Center on Jan. 31.The Eagles had...

Weber States Seikou Sisoho Jawara brings the ball down the court while his team sets up the play. (Weber State Athletics)

Wildcats stay on hot streak

Cayden Treasure January 31, 2022

In a battle between sharpshooting lineups, Weber State University's men's basketball team edged out the Northern Colorado Bears 85–76 on Jan. 27 and hit the Sacramento State Hornets hard with a 79–59...

Weber States Koby McEwen pushes against Idaho States defense. (Weber State Athletics)

A Thunderbird throwdown

Simon Mortensen January 26, 2022

Dominant performances from guards Seikou Sisoho Jawara and Koby McEwen led Weber State University's men's basketball team to a 92–84 victory over Southern Utah University on Jan. 24.The Thunderbirds...

Koby McEwen dribbles past an Idaho State player Photo credit: WSU Athletics

Wildcats surge against Idaho State

Cayden Treasure January 19, 2022

Weber State University's men's basketball team earned a 78–61 win against the Idaho State Bengals on Jan. 17.If there was one thing head coach Randy Rahe wanted to get across in his postgame radio...

Staying away from Idaho players, Zahir Porter dribbles the basketball toward Weber State players. Photo credit: Kennedy Robins

Starting the semester with a win

Simon Mortensen January 14, 2022

With five players scoring double digits, Weber State University's men's basketball team scored an 84–74 win on Jan. 13 against the University of Idaho.The Wildcats have tried to fill the center role...

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