WEBER STATE RUMORS & GOSSIP
Damian Lillard promised his mother he'd get his college degree. Last week, he fulfilled that promise, graduating from Weber State three years after leaving for the NBA draft after his junior season. But Lillard didn't just walk across the stage, get a piece of paper and shake some hands. In addition to receiving his diploma, Lillard was also chosen to give the commencement address...
Damian Lillard donned a cap and gown to walk with fellow students and receive his diploma as he graduated from Weber State University on Friday.
Lillard left Weber State after his junior year to enter the 2012 NBA Draft.
It's good to be in blue #GoBlue @umichfootball @ProkickAus pic.twitter.com/44wvTD7Bov — Blake O'Neill (@blakewoneill) April 10, 2015 On Friday, Michigan formally announced the addition of Australian punter Blake O’Neill as a graduate transfer from Weber State, which is their third graduate transfer already added this Spring. And this cryptic tweet from Rivals’ Michael Spath...
Not only will Michigan be looking for a new quarterback next season, they also need a new punter. Blake O’Neill, a right-footed punter who joined Weber State after playing Aussie Rules Football in Australia, may be the guy. He was offered a scholarship after talking with special teams coach, John Baxter. Awesome speaking to @CoachJohnBaxter with @ProkickAus […]
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The NCAA has imposed sanctions on Weber State after it found that a math instructor had improperly helped Wildcats football players.
The NCAA put Weber State on probation for three years, reduced scholarships for the football program and imposed at least $5,000 in fines for violating ethical conduct rules.
The NCAA says the math instructor completed coursework for five players, giving...
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November 19, 2014
The Northern Arizona volleyball team opened a four-match road trip with a sweep of Weber State in Ogden, Utah, on Thursday night.
The Lumberjacks won 25-16, 25-17, 25-18, and did not trail until the third set as they won their fourth match in a row.
"I thought it was a really complete team effort tonight, no doubt about it," said head coach Ken Murphy.
"We were executing on offense...
On Thursday night the Weber State Wildcats will take on the Arizona State Sun Devils.
Entering the season ranked No. 19, Arizona State will be looking to add the win column prior to the meat of the schedule which involves contests against four ranked teams from the Pac-12.
Thursday’s game will take place at Sun Devil Stadium beginning at 10:30 pm ET. (7:30 pm PT) Fans wanting to...
Top-seeded Wildcats overcome slow start, late scare for 68-59 win to advance to third round of NCAA tournament.
The West Region is certainly geographically accurate, and the 1-16 game is no exception. Top seed Arizona faces off against Ogden, Utah’s Weber State University. The winner will advance on to face the winner of Gonzaga and Oklahoma State.
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Date: Friday, March 21, 2014
Arizona's loss to UCLA in the Pac-12 tournament final turned out to be all but meaningless. The Wildcats were selected as the top seed in the West Regional -- second overall behind top overall seed Florida -- when the NCAA tournament field was announced Sunday.
Arizona will play 16th-seeded Weber State in the first round on Friday. The West Regional also includes second-seeded Wisconsin...
Davion Berry of Weber State has been named Big Sky MVP.
Joining Berry on the All-Big Sky First team are Tyler Harvey, Troy Huff, Kareem Jamar, Mikh McKinney and Quinton Upshur.
On the All-Big Sky Second Team are Derrick Barden, Chris Hansen, Kyle Tresnak, Tate Unruh and Gary Winston.
Joel Bolomboy was named Defensive Player of the Year, while Jeremy Senglin received Freshman of the Year honors.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- The NAU women's basketball team (9-18, 6-12 Big Sky) led by as much as 13 with 5:02 left in the game, but Weber State spoiled Senior Day for the Lumberjacks stealing a 74-73 decision Saturday night. The Wildcats' Kalie Matthews hit a free throw with 0.2 seconds to send NAU to a loss in its home finale.
"When it comes down to the end, you never know which way the...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- The Northern Arizona women's basketball team hung around into the final minutes but ultimately came up short in a 72-65 loss to Idaho State on Thursday night in the Skydome in a pivotal Big Sky matchup for both teams.
The Lumberjacks fell to 9-17 overall and 6-11 in league play and will need to win out to keep their postseason hopes alive.
"Everything we do is...
Davion Berry scored 21 points and Joel Bolomboy added 20 points and 10 rebounds as Weber State took down North Dakota 84-72 on Thursday.
Weber State (12-7, 9-2 Big Sky) won its 25th consecutive regular season home conference game and has a two-game lead atop the conference standings.
The Wildcats took a 38-32 advantage to halftime and slowly built the lead in the second half. With...
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February 07, 2014
OGDEN, Utah -- A season-best six players scored in double figures, led by 21 points each from senior Amanda Frost and freshman Brittani Lusain, as the Northern Arizona women's basketball team utilized a total team effort to defeat Weber State 96-87 on Thursday night.
The Lumberjacks' 96 points marked a new season high.
"I'm struggling with our defense still, but I have no qualms...
Jeremy Senglin scored 23 points as Weber State overwhelmed St. Katherine College 107-36 on Tuesday.
Weber State (2-4) had six players score in double figures against St. Katherine, a community college in its first year of play. St. Katherine's other D-I game so far this season was an 88-39 loss to Utah Valley.
The Firebirds were never in this one, as Weber State scored the first...
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December 17, 2013
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Weber State has chosen Utah assistant Jay Hill as its new head football coach.
Hill was introduced Thursday in Ogden as the 11th coach in the school's history. He replaces Jody Sears, who was fired after going just 4-19 in his two seasons.
Hill has been at Utah for the past 13 years. He spent the first four years as a graduate and administrative assistant under Urban Meyer and...
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December 12, 2013