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Huskie Athletics is expected to announce the new head coach for football in early March.

U of S Huskies name interim co-head football coaches

By 650 CKOM January 12, 2017 - 10:34am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 10:45am

Huskie Athletics have announced new interim co-head coaches for football.

It comes weeks after Brian Towriss stepped down from a 33-year run as head coach. The abrupt...

University of Saskatchewan Huskies football head coach Brian Towriss announced his resignation on Dec. 19, 2016.

Huskies head coach Brian Towriss steps down

By Bryn Levy December 19, 2016 - 5:37pm Updated: December 19, 2016 - 5:45pm

The winningest coach in Canadian university football is stepping down.   U of S Huskies head coach Brian Towriss made the announcement Monday at a press conference in Griffiths...

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Rams finish first in Canada West after defeating Manitoba Bisons

By 980 CJME October 30, 2016 - 9:40am Updated: October 30, 2016 - 10:53am

The University of Regina Rams finished first in the Canada West standings for the first time in program history after Saturday night's game.

The Rams defeated the...

Record setting night helps Rams clinch home playoff game

By Jamie Nye October 21, 2016 - 10:18pm Updated: October 21, 2016 - 10:31pm

The University of Regina Rams will play at least one more game in the old Mosaic Stadium.

The Rams clinched a home playoff game with an exciting 35-33 win over UBC on...

Rams beat the Huskies 37-29 at the new Mosaic Stadium debut

Rams win over Huskies at new Mosaic Stadium debut

By 980 CJME October 2, 2016 - 7:45am Updated: October 2, 2016 - 7:50am

It's a day many football fans won't forget.

The University of Regina Rams opened up new Mosaic Stadium on Saturday with a 37-29 win against the University of...

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Rams win over Calgary Dinos with last-second hit

By 980 CJME September 24, 2016 - 12:45pm Updated: September 24, 2016 - 12:45pm

The University of Regina Rams are now in first place in the Canada West standings after a win on Friday night at Mosaic Stadium.

The no. 2-ranked and previously unbeaten...

The running of the togas is a annual U of S homecoming tradition with the residences.

Dino's kick by Huskies in dying seconds of the game

By JT Marshall September 17, 2016 - 9:29am Updated: September 17, 2016 - 9:30am

Calgary Dino's Niko DiFonte kicked a 10-yard field goal with 41 seconds left in Friday night's battle to give them a 20-19 win over the University of Saskatchewan Huskies....

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Weyburn's Brett Jones makes NFL debut

By Britton Gray September 12, 2016 - 11:32am Updated: September 12, 2016 - 1:16pm

Weyburn product Brett Jones made his NFL debut for the New York Giants on Sunday, Sept. 11.

Jones won the CFL's Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman award with the Calgary...

6 new U of R Rams' recruits meet with the media after signing with team.

U of R Rams sign 6 players for 2017 team

By Arielle Zerr September 1, 2016 - 3:33pm Updated: September 1, 2016 - 3:43pm

The Rams have locked up six high school students from southern Saskatchewan to play with the 2017 team.

It was the first day that high school players could officially...

The current Hilltops dressing room, built in 1950, was designed to hold 40 players.

Hilltops unveil plans for new $3.2M clubhouse

By Chris Vandenbreekel August 16, 2016 - 5:37pm Updated: August 16, 2016 - 5:45pm

The Saskatoon Hilltops are moving ahead with plans to build a new clubhouse, despite not having secured their funding.

The amateur football team is looking to begin...

The Saskatoon Hilltops won their home opener  40-13 over the Winnipeg Rifles.

Saskatoon Hilltops win home opener against Winnipeg Rifles

By JT Marshall August 15, 2016 - 9:09am Updated: August 15, 2016 - 9:15am

It was a Saskatoon Hilltops pounding that most didn't expect going into the home opener.

Hilltops head coach Tom Sargeant said all week they were going to be in tough...

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Riders hit with $60K fine, salary cap deduction for roster violations

By 980 CJME August 11, 2016 - 7:47pm Updated: August 12, 2016 - 2:45pm

The CFL have fined the Riders $60,000 and taken $26,000 off of the team's salary cap.

The action comes after a league investigation found the team had violated roster...