Recent Articles by Michael Black
Published: Saturday, July 13, 2013 4:47 pm MDT
U.S. Men's National Team striker Herculez Gomez is trying to win a spot on the World Cup team by impressing head coach Jurgen Klinsmann during the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Deseret News writers Michael Black and James...
Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 11:21 pm MDT
Jozy Altidore scores the lone goal in the United States' 1-0 win over Honduras. The 23-year-old striker has been on fire as of late, but he still thinks he can get better.
Published: Monday, June 17, 2013 7:00 pm MDT
Coach Jurgen Klinsmann has put his fingerprints on the United States men's national soccer team, and his players are ready for Tuesday's 2014 World Cup qualifying match against Honduras.
Published: Saturday, June 15, 2013 1:44 pm MDT
The U.S. played a World Cup qualifier in Utah in 2009 at Rio Tinto Stadium. The team hopes for the same type of crowd in its return against Honduras on Tuesday.
Published: Thursday, June 13, 2013 10:27 pm MDT
The U.S. men's national team arrived in Utah Thursday in preparation for its World Cup qualifying game Tuesday against Honduras. Real Salt Lake's Nick Rimando is happy to be part of the squad.
Published: Sunday, March 24, 2013 9:27 am MDT
After running the gauntlet with building a lead, blowing and lead and then finishing strong, Wichita State punches its ticket to the Sweet 16 by shocking the No. 1 Gonzaga Bulldogs.
Published: Friday, March 22, 2013 8:32 pm MDT
Kelly Olynyk took some time to become the player that he is today, which is one of the best players in the country. He is ready to lead Gonzaga against a tough Wichita State team in the third round of the NCAA ...
Published: Friday, March 22, 2013 12:00 am MDT
SALT LAKE CITY — The opening game for Saturday pits No. 6 seed Arizona against No. 14 seed Harvard at 4:10 p.m., followed by top-seeded Gonzaga against No. 9-seeded Wichita State in the nightcap, beginnin...
Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 6:49 pm MDT
David Stockton has a lot to live up to as he follows in his father John's footsteps — both at Gonzaga and in a return to the arena where the NBA Hall of Famer made a name for himself.
Published: Friday, July 27, 2012 12:00 am MDT
Real Salt Lake has a tough task ahead of it when it faces the Vancouver Whitecaps tonight at 7 p.m. at Rio Tinto Stadium.