HUNSAKER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HUNSAKER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Weber’s Rahe, UVU’s Hunsaker finalists for Prosser Award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57735150-77/award-finalists-hunsaker-rahe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57735150-77/award-finalists-hunsaker-rahe.html.csp">Weber’s Rahe, UVU’s Hunsaker finalists for Prosser Award</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T17:29:17.733-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Weber State’s Randy Rahe and Utah Valley’s Dick Hunsaker have been named finalists for the 2014 Skip Prosser Award. Established in 2008, the award is given annually to a head coach who has success on the court and exhibits strong moral character. Prosser spent 14 seasons as a head coach at several schools, including Xavier and Wake Forest. He died in 2007 following a heart attack. Rahe and Hunsaker are two of 15 finalists for the award. They join Roman Banks (Southern), John Becker (Vermont), Gl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57735150@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:29:17 MDT College basketball: UVU loses to Idaho 74-69 in WAC semifinals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57684841-77/idaho-hunsaker-wolverines-uvu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57684841-77/idaho-hunsaker-wolverines-uvu.html.csp">College basketball: UVU loses to Idaho 74-69 in WAC semifinals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T23:41:50.328-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 11:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Even after Utah Valley trailed by six points, the last minute of a Western Athletic Conference semifinal game was looking like the rest of the Wolverines’ overachieving season. A big shot, a turnover — and then, a chance to force overtime. That’s when the script flipped, and UVU’s dream destination was rerouted from the NCAA Tournament to the NIT. Mitch Bruneel’s tying 3-point attempt bounced off the rim. Idaho’s Stephen Madison rebounded the ball and made two free throws with five s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57684841@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:41:50 MDT UVU basketball: Top-seeded Wolverines enjoying WAC ride http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57666774-77/utah-valley-tournament-wac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57666774-77/utah-valley-tournament-wac.html.csp">UVU basketball: Top-seeded Wolverines enjoying WAC ride</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T22:13:23.165-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 10:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah Valley is playing with house money at this weekend’s Western Athletic Conference tournament in Las Vegas. In their first year of membership, the Wolverines have already won the regular-season championship. Because the WAC is a one-bid league, however, Utah Valley must keep winning to reach the NCAA Tournament. But pressure? Forget it. “This is a group of kids that did not come here for the Western Athletic Conference,” coach Dick Hunsaker said. “They came here to compete — because they love...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57666774@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:13:23 MDT Utah Valley’s Hunsaker named WAC Coach of the Year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57656239-77/utah-valley-named-wac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57656239-77/utah-valley-named-wac.html.csp">Utah Valley’s Hunsaker named WAC Coach of the Year</a></h4>

The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T23:07:21.114-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver -- Utah Valley’s Dick Hunsaker has been named the winner of the Western Athletic Conference’s Don Haskins Coach of the Year award. Hunsaker guided the Wolverines to the WAC championship in their first year of membership. Utah Valley went 19-10 overall and 13-3 during the regular season. The Wolverines are the No. 1 seed headed into the WAC postseason tournament, which opens Thursday in Las Vegas. The winner qualifies for the NCAA tournament. The WAC also announced its other award-winners ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57656239@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:07:21 MDT Utah Valley claims WAC title with win over Bakersfield http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57650326-77/utah-valley-bakersfield-wolverines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57650326-77/utah-valley-bakersfield-wolverines.html.csp">Utah Valley claims WAC title with win over Bakersfield</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T23:17:42.806-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orem • Holton Hunsaker scored 16 points and Mitch Brunell scored seven of his 14 in the final 2:25 Friday night, leading Utah Valley to a hard-fought 64-55 victory over Bakersfield at the UCCU Events Center. The Wolverines (19-10, 13-3) clinched the Western Athletic Conference’s regular-season championship with the win. They will be the No. 1 seed in the league tournament next weekend in Las Vegas. Utah Valley owned a 37-21 lead with 19 miniutes remaining, but Bakersfield used a 25-4 run to tak...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57650326@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:17:42 MDT