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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...

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...

JJ Overton aligns his hands to get a perfect free throw after Eastern Washington got a foul on him.

On the road to Boise

Emily Miller February 28, 2022

Regular season play is wrapping up in basketball's Big Sky Conference, and both the men’s and women’s teams of Weber State are looking to make a statement in the Big Sky Conference Tournament.The...

Jamison Overton aligns his hands to get a perfect free throw after Eastern Washington got a foul on him. (Summer Muster/The Signpost)

A weekend of woes

Jack Hamblin February 14, 2022

Weber State's men's basketball team lost their top spot in the Big Sky Conference, falling to Eastern Washington University on Feb. 10 and losing to the University of Idaho on Feb. 12. After a game of...

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...

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...

Weber State Athletics graphic of the Wildcats 2021-22 non-conference schedule. Photo credit: Weber State Athletics

Showdown schedule announced

Miles Shaw September 15, 2021

The Weber State men’s basketball team’s non-conference schedule has been finalized. Before the season gets underway, Concordia University, St. Paul will face off with the Wildcats at the Dee...

Seikou Sisoho Jawara drives against Montana defender in the second round of the Big Sky tournament. Photo credit: Brooks Nuanez / Big Sky Conference

Wildcats leave Boise heartbroken after nearly mounting a comeback against Montana

Raymond Lucas March 12, 2021

The Weber State Wildcats fell victim to two college basketball cliches during the game on March 11, which resulted in a 80–75 loss against the Montana Grizzlies. The first? When playing against your...

Jerrick Harding, WSU senior, jumping for the layup against Esposito. (BriElle Harker / The Signpost)

’Cats stung by Hornets in Boise

Brandon May March 11, 2020

While many Weber State University students headed to their morning classes on March 11, the men’s basketball team took to the court in the first round of the Big Sky Championship against the Sacramento...

Rashid Shaheed, wide receiver for the ‘Cats, blows passed the final defender on the way to the endzone. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Wild athletes to watch for the ’Cats

Ian Syme August 27, 2019

Every year, roughly 330 student-athletes compete on the fields and courts for Weber State University. The student-athletes compete in 16 different sports, hoping to bring excitement and championships to...

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