Red roundup: 49ers still taking a good look at Smith

Published: Wednesday, May 18 2011 11:00 a.m. MDT

It's looking more and more likely that former Utah quarterback Alex Smith will return to the San Francisco 49ers. He's working out with several 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh continues to say positive things about Smith.

— Utah slugger C.J. Cron and his younger brother Kevin are projected to be early picks in the baseball draft.

— A columnist for Washington's student newspaper isn't happy the Huskies are in an unfavorable Pac-12 football division unlike newcomers Colorado and Utah.

— A monster game against Utah helped pave the National Football Foundation College Hall-of-Fame career for Oregon State's "Earthquake."

— And finally, how about a name change for the Pac-12? It's all about geography, right?

Red roundup is a sampling of Utah Utes news on the Web. It is compiled each weekday.

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