Women’s Basketball: WAC Tournament run ends against NMSU

March 11, 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes LAS VEGAS—After they defeated the Missouri-Kansas City Kangaroos on Wednesday, the Utah Valley University women’s basketball team played against the No. 1 seeded New Mexico State Aggies. NM State went 24-4 on the season and 11-1 in the WAC this year, but UVU played them hard their last two encounters. NM State came to play […]

UVU women start second half of conference play off on right foot

February 5, 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes OREM – The UVU women’s basketball team started the second half of conference play with a 71-57 win over second-place UTRGV on Thursday afternoon. The Wolverines improved to 11-12 overall and 4-4 in the WAC. “I thought it was a great collective effort,” UVU head coach Cathy Nixon said. “Five kids in double figures. Defensively […]

At the center of it all

January 27, 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes Senior center Sam Loggins is key to the Wolverines’ success Looking back on when she started her basketball career at Utah Valley University, Sam Loggins describes herself as “a shy, awkward player who didn’t know very much about this level of basketball.” Now, halfway through her fourth year as a Wolverine, Loggins and her coach, […]

Wolverine women dominate Chicago State to pick up second conference win

January 24, 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Utah Valley University women got their second straight win in Western Athletic Conference play Saturday with a dominating 74-46 victory over Chicago State in the UCCU Center, lifting their conference record to 2-3 and their overall record to 9-11. The Wolverines came out firing, shooting 57 percent in the first quarter including a perfect […]

UVU women’s hoops drop fifth straight game

January 18, 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Wolverine women are still seeking their first win in conference play this season after losing their fifth straight game, this one to Grand Canyon University, 61-53. It was a close game from the opening tip, but UVU was unable to close it out down the stretch. The Wolverines were able to stifle GCU for […]

Utah Valley women drop conference opener to New Mexico State

January 8, 2016

Reading Time: < 1 minute Las Cruces, N.M. — The Wolverine women opened WAC play Thursday with a 73-68 loss to New Mexico State. A slow start to the second half sunk UVU in what was a close game throughout as they were outscored 15-9 in the third quarter. Deijah Blanks led the Wolverines with 17 points on 6-of-9 shooting, including 2-of-3 […]

Weber State hands UVU women’s basketball their fifth straight loss

December 13, 2015

Reading Time: 2 minutes Photos courtesy of Kyle McDonald Ogden — After winning six straight games following a season opening loss to BYU, the Utah Valley University women’s basketball team has found themselves in a bit of a funk. Weber State handed the Wolverines their fifth straight loss, 61-56 on Saturday afternoon at the Dee Events Center. Despite a […]

UVU women’s basketball falls short in upset bid of undefeated Oregon

December 6, 2015

Reading Time: 2 minutes Eugene, OR — The Oregon Ducks remained undefeated on the season with a 79-68 victory over Utah Valley University on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena. The Wolverines fell to 6-4 and are currently on a 3-game losing streak. The Ducks are a perfect 7-0 on the season. Rhaiah Spooner-Knight lead the Wolverines with 23 points […]