Creer’s Column: A Season for Change

July 24, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes When I look back at my previous three years attending Utah Valley University, there are many moments to choose from as the most “life-changing” — I’ve covered countless athletic events, done plenty of postgame interviews and have seen many back-and-forth games come down to an epic finish. When I think of the most important experiences […]

Creer’s Column: Kobe

January 31, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes How loss and legacy affects us all The news broke on a Sunday morning: Kobe Bryant, 41 years old, along with his daughter and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash. To many who follow the sports world, a legend had been lost. More importantly, there were people that day who lost a father, […]

Creer’s Column: Revelations from Rupp Arena

November 22, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes Despite usually being hesitant to jump to conclusions, I have to say: Utah Valley’s men’s basketball team is looking like they have the potential to be very special this season. I know that I am basing this claim off of a sample size of five games, but being able to compete with Kentucky, and almost win, at Rupp Arena isn’t something I think anyone expected when the season began. Although UVU lost 82-74, observers could see that UVU competed at a much higher level than expected and gave UK a pretty good scare.

Creer’s Column: Money Over Everything

October 24, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes California Gov. Gavin Newsom took a path of action and signed the Fair Pay to Play Act into law and ensured California college athletes could make money off of their likenesses and receive personal endorsements beginning in 2023. The NCAA is not happy about it, to say the least — they have threatened to bar […]

Creer’s Column: It’s time for fair pay

September 26, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes The change being implemented in California is a step in the right direction, and it would be smart for state legislatures to do the same. With all of the money athletes bring into state institutions, maybe it would be nice if they could make a little money for themselves.

Opponent Preview: Wolverines to take on in-state foe Utah State

November 8, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes Utah Valley University vs Utah State University Where: Logan, Utah When: Nov. 16 at 7 p.m.   The Wolverines have yet another in-state matchup early on in the season, taking on Logan foe Utah State University. UVU didn’t face-off against USU last season, but have lost considerably to USU in previous matchups in past seasons. […]