Opinion, Sports

How Would Proposed Changes to the NCAA Affect SUU Athletics?

After FBI investigation, wiretappings, AAU coaches being indited and entire committees being formed to straighten out the mess that is college basketball, many people are left wondering just how much the proposed changes to the NCAA would affect their alma mater. So how would all of this affect SUU? Well, probably not very much. A… Read More How Would Proposed Changes to the NCAA Affect SUU Athletics?

News, Sports

Five Thunderbird Teams Earn Perfect Single-Season APR

CEDAR CITY, Utah — The NCAA released the single-season APR totals for all Division I teams Wednesday afternoon and five Thunderbird teams earned perfect scores of 1,000 for the 2016-17 academic year. The Southern Utah men’s basketball team, men’s track team, women’s gymnastics team, and men’s and women’s tennis teams all earned a single-year APR… Read More Five Thunderbird Teams Earn Perfect Single-Season APR

Sports

Jeff Tukuafu Elevated to Assistant AD of Operations/Facilities

CEDAR CITY, Utah — Southern Utah University Athletics and Athletic Director Debbie Corum have announced the elevation of Jeff Tukuafu to Assistant Athletic Director of Operations/Facilities. Prior to this position, Tukuafu served as the Director of Football Operations from March of 2016 to the announcement of the advancement. “Jeff embodies the core values of Southern Utah University Athletics: passion… Read More Jeff Tukuafu Elevated to Assistant AD of Operations/Facilities