Weber State football: Taron Johnson named Big Sky defensive player of the year

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Weber State defensive back Taron Johnson has been named the Big Sky Conference’s football...

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Weber State basketball: Randy Rahe confident after mixed results in The Bahamas

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Weber State may have not had the win-loss results it wanted in The Islands of the Bahamas Showcase, but head coach Randy Rahe learned a lot about his team and feels it has a high ceiling.


Ogden Mustangs sweep in Casper, have won 15 of last 16

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The Ogden Mustangs went on the road to Casper, Wyoming, last weekend and looked sharp despite coming off a bye week looked in a three-game sweep over the Casper Coyotes.

Weber State

Taron Johnson culminates Weber State career as NFL prospect on a playoff team

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Weber State senior cornerback Taron Johnson was with his family the night before the Wildcats’ regular-season finale against Idaho State when his uncle made a simple request. “I need two interceptions from you.”

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Jay Hill: Weber State-Western Illinois matchup ‘like we’re playing ourselves’

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Weber State’s game against Western Illinois on Saturday afternoon marks the second-consecutive trip to the FCS Playoffs for the Wildcats, but the team is hoping for a much different outcome than from a year ago.

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Weber State Weekly S2 E13 - Round One: Fight!

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For the first time in school history, Weber State will host an FCS Playoff game as Western Illinois comes to Stewart Stadium on Saturday afternoon. How do the teams match up? Can Weber State move on to face Southern Utah?

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Behind the scenes: How Weber State was selected to host an FCS Playoff game

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History will be made Saturday when Weber State hosts an FCS Playoff football game for the first time with Western Illinois coming to town. Here’s a look at what it takes for a school to host a playoff game.

Utah Jazz

Jazz overwhelm Bulls from outside for 110-80 win

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Derrick Favors scored 23 points, reserve Rodney Hood added 19 and the Utah Jazz beat the Chicago Bulls 110-80 on Wednesday night.


Thanksgiving 2017 Sports TV Guide: What to watch in NFL, college basketball, more

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A full Thanksgiving Day 2017 sports TV schedule for national broadcast and cable showings of NFL football, college football, college basketball and more on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017.

Basketball , High School

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Viator leads Layton charge in win over Bonneville; roundup

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As a senior co-captain, point guard Kaitlyn Viator is expected to take charge of things for Layton this year — and it was a charge she took in the lane midway through the first quarter that sparked the Lancers to an 18-8 run over the rest of the half Tuesday.

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BOYS BASKETBALL: Fremont tops Ridgeline to open new season; roundup

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As season openers go, Fremont took care of business against a worthy opponent from a smaller school Tuesday. Dallin Hall scored 21 points and the Silver Wolves used timely shots in the second quarter to slowly creep away from defending 3A champion Ridgeline (now in 4A) for a 74-62 victory.

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