U of S Huskies News

The University of Saskatchewan Huskies women's basketball team battle arch rivals Regina Cougars in the Canada West championship at 7 p.m. on Mar. 4, 2017 at the PAC.

Huskies punch ticket to 3rd straight national championship

By JT Marshall March 4, 2017 - 11:43am Updated: March 4, 2017 - 11:45am

The University of Saskatchewan Huskies women's basketball team is on their way back to the U Sports nationals for a third straight year.

They edged the Alberta Pandas 72...

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...

Brian Towriss will be honoured more by Huskie Athletics after his abrupt departure on Dec. 19, 2016.

U of S President apologizes for mishandling of football coach's departure

By 650 CKOM December 28, 2016 - 2:09pm Updated: December 28, 2016 - 2:15pm

University of Saskatchewan President Peter Stoicheff is apologizing after Brian Towriss stepping down as Huskies football coach raised eyebrows.   "I want to apologize publicly...

Huskies bounced from football playoffs

By Ryan Brandt November 5, 2016 - 3:19pm Updated: November 5, 2016 - 3:30pm

For the eighth straight season, the U of S Huskies are one and done in playoff football. The Calgary Dinos handed Saskatchewan a 47-17 loss Saturday afternoon.

The first...

The U of S men's hockey team were shocked 5-3 by Lethbridge on Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016.

Huskies Women sweep, men shocked in Lethbridge series

By Ryan Brandt October 23, 2016 - 1:16pm Updated: October 23, 2016 - 1:30pm

It was two different stories for the Huskies men's and women's hockey teams in a two-game set against the Lethbridge Pronghorns.

The women took both games of a...

The U of S Huskies beat UBC on Blackout night Friday Oct. 14, 2016.

Huskies black out UBC

By Ryan Brandt October 14, 2016 - 10:11pm Updated: October 14, 2016 - 10:15pm

Jarvis James and Mitch Hillis each scored a pair of touchdowns and the University of Saskatchewan Huskies football team beat the UBC Thunderbirds 40-10.

James ran in a...

Rendering of the new home for the Huskies hockey program.

U of S gets $12.25M contribution to kick off arena funding campaign

By 650 CKOM October 13, 2016 - 12:24pm Updated: October 13, 2016 - 12:30pm

The University of Saskatchewan is getting a big boost to kick off their campaign to replace the "Dog House."

The school announced Thursday morning that commerce and law...

The University of Saskatchewan drop to 2-2 on the season after a 38-17 loss to Manitoba.

Bisons storm in second half to beat Huskies

By Ryan Brandt September 24, 2016 - 5:19pm Updated: September 24, 2016 - 5:30pm

A major halftime adjustment spurred the Manitoba Bisons past the Saskatchewan Huskies in a 38-17 victory on Saturday. 

The Huskies took a 17-13 lead into halftime with...

2 U of S Huskies teams search for CIS Championships

By 650 CKOM March 16, 2016 - 11:47am Updated: March 16, 2016 - 12:02pm

Two University of Saskatchewan Huskies teams begin their quests for CIS national championships starting Thursday.   The women's basketball championship is taking place in New...

Canada West honours for 2 members of the U of S women's basketball program

By 650 CKOM March 9, 2016 - 4:23pm Updated: March 10, 2016 - 8:59am

It was a big day for the University of Saskatchewan women's basketball program.   Fifth-year guard Laura Dally has been named the 2015-16 Canada West Outstanding Player of the...

2 U of S Huskies take home Canada West honours

By 650 CKOM March 2, 2016 - 12:56pm Updated: March 3, 2016 - 8:52am

University of Saskatchewan Huskies goaltender Jordon Cooke has received a big honour.

He is the 2015-16 Canada West men’s hockey outstanding player of the year and...