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Weber State Mens Guard jumping to reach the ball before an opposing Idaho State player.

The next quarter for graduating athletes

Simon Mortensen, Sports editor April 13, 2023

The final game of any team's season at Weber State University marks the end to some college careers. Some student athletes continue on into professional leagues and some hang up their uniforms for the...

Jerrick Harding, center, jumps for a layup. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

‘Cats star to enter NBA Draft

Joe Traub April 10, 2019

The Weber State University men's basketball team received major news on Wednesday afternoon when junior point guard Jerrick Harding announced on Twitter that he is going to test the waters of the NBA Draft. "I...

Surrounded by members of his family, Damian Lillard, center-right, accepts the poster signifying his athletic achievements as a Wildcat. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Lillard honored with jersey retirement

Daniel Ray August 31, 2017

Damian Lillard, the former Weber State University All-American, 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year and two-time NBA All-Star, was honored during the 2017 Alumni Classic with the retirement of his jersey. This...

Junior guard Jeremy Senglin drives into the lane against the BYU defense. (Gabe Cerritos / The Signpost)

Wildcat athletes begin their careers around the world

Harrison Epstein July 3, 2017

As the 2016–17 academic year ended, Wildcats from three different teams on campus began their professional careers. Jeremy Senglin spent four years as the point guard for the men's basketball team...

Damian Lillard signs autographs for fans following a WSU game against Northern Colorado in 2012. (The Signpost Archives)

Famous ’Cats: Know your legends

Daniel Ray April 3, 2017

Weber State University has been home to many incredible athletes over the years. Athletes who calls themselves Wildcats bleed purple and breathe white. They strive for greatness and achieve the undeniable...

Davion Berry

Wildcat grads break into the major leagues

Harrison Epstein August 29, 2016

After stepping off of Weber State University’s campus for the last time, many lives are just beginning. When it comes to athletes, this is a time of change. For many, it’s the end of their dream...

Joel Bolomboy visits the student section of the Dee Event Center following a game against Oral Roberts University in Spring of 2013. (Signpost Archives)

Utah Jazz select Joel Bolomboy in NBA Draft

Cydnee Green June 27, 2016

Former Weber State University men's basketball player Joel Bolomboy was selected by the Utah Jazz in the second round with the 52nd pick of the 2016 NBA Draft on June 23."I have a great opportunity, and...

Senior Joel Bolomboy had a great season playing for the Wildcats for the last time in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.  (Ariana Berkemeier / The Signpost)

Bolomboy to enter NBA Draft June 23

Cydnee Green June 13, 2016

On May 6, over 70 college players were invited to the 2016 NBA Draft Combine that was held in Chicago, Illinois, to be held on May 11-15. Of those 70 players, Weber State University's Joel Bolomboy was...

Portland Trail Blazers invite former Wildcat to Summer League team

June 30, 2014

The day after the 2014 NBA Draft was held, news broke that former Weber State University men’s basketball star and reigning Big Sky Conference MVP Davion Berry was invited by the Portland Trail Blazers...

Marc's Remarks: Jazz look strong coming out of draft

July 1, 2013

This past Thursday, the NBA held its draft. For 60 individuals, their dreams of being drafted in the NBA came true. All teams go into the draft with one goal: improve the team now and in the future. For...

A look at WSU's draft history

July 2, 2012

This week, Damian Lillard was drafted into the NBA by the Portland Trailblazers, becoming the 15th Wildcat to hear his name called on draft night. Here is a look at Weber State University’s NBA Draft...

Lillard drafted by Trailblazers

June 28, 2012

[media-credit name="Freddie Lacey" align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit]With the sixth pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, Weber State University point guard Damian Lillard was selected by the Portland...

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