SUU Basketball


Finishing up senior season

The final season is coming to a close for senior forward Will Joyce, now that the Southern Utah University men’s basketball team only has three regular season games left.

Big Sky weekend

The men’s and women’s indoor track and field season is coming to a close with the Big Sky Conference Championships set for this weekend in Pocatello, Idaho.

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Thunderbirds fall

The Southern Utah University Thunderbird basketball team lost to the University of Montana Grizzlies for their last regular-season match-up against each other, 70-55.

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Thunderbirds lose to Wildcats 68-73

The Southern Utah University women’s basketball team took on their in-state rival Weber State University Thursday.

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Walking on to SUU’s court

When sophomore guard Matt Johnson walked onto the Southern Utah University men’s basketball team, it was a dream come true.

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Driven by love of the game

SUU is home to many exceptional student athletes. Among these is Thunderbird women’s basketball forward Jessica Richardson.

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SUU’s Men’s basketball team lose in a nail-biter

The Southern Utah University Thunderbirds had their first Big Sky Conference rematch against the Fighting Hawks of the University of North Dakota. The Thunderbirds lost the rematch 89-91.

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Senior reflects on lessons learned

John Marshall is a senior guard on the Southern Utah University men’s basketball team. In his freshman season, he played in 29 games and started 19 of them. He led the team with 29 steals.

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Vandals steal win from Thunderbirds

Southern Utah University’s women’s basketball team’s losing streak was extended to six games in a row after losing last night to the Vandals of the University of Idaho, 68-85.

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Coaches team up against cancer

Starting next Monday, Todd Simon, SUU’s head men’s basketball coach, will join five other coaches from Utah universities to partner with Subway to raise money for the Coaches vs. Cancer program.

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Men's basketball was stung

The Southern Utah University men’s basketball team was back in action last night with their first home conference game against the California State University Sacramento Hornets.

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From El Paso to SUU: Cardenas

Freshman guard Rebecca Cardenas is from El Paso, Texas. She almost did not end up here at Southern Utah University, but at Weber State University instead.

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Women's basketball split the winter break

The Southern Utah University women’s basketball team played four games over the winter break, splitting the games 2-2.

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Driven by the game

Junior guard Randy Onwuasor stands at the top of multiple categories for Southern Utah University’s basketball team.

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Playing together: a dream come true

For Kiana and Whitney Johnson, the idea of playing college basketball together at Southern Utah University was never on the radar.