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Men’s basketball: UVU beats UC Davis 80-71 in home-opener

Photo by Maricel Evangelista OREM — The UVU men’s basketball team overcame a halftime deficit to beat UC Davis 80-71 Saturday afternoon in the season’s first game at the UCCU Center. UVU (2-2) was led on offense by senior Kenneth Ogbe who had 21 points with a killer 3-of-4 mark on shots from beyond the arc. After recovering from a collarbone injury sustained in the offseason, Ogbe turned in his best effort of the young season. “I do feel a lot better,” Ogbe said. “I’m getting way more confident driving to the basket. A couple weeks ago I was...

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Volleyball falls to UTRGV in second round of WAC Tournament

After a victory over UMKC in the opening round of the WAC Tournament last time out, the No. 3 seeded UVU volleyball team faced off against second seeded UTRGV in second-round action Friday in Edinburg, Texas. Despite a tooth and nail battle the entire way, the Wolverines came up just short in this one, falling to the Vaqueros in four sets (27-29, 25-21, 24-26, 21-25). UTRGV came out hot in the opening set, scoring on three consecutive plays to open up a 3-0 lead early on before the Wolverines were able to respond. The Vaqueros lead slowly grew over...

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