Carter Williams
Carter Williams is a sports writer at He is a 2013 graduate of Southern Utah University, where he spent time as Editor-in-Chief at SUU's student newspaper, the University Journal, and two years as the Sports Director at SUU News. Carter grew up in Rochester, N.Y. and spends most of his time Tweeting sports and researching sabermetrics.

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The first game is in the books and while it was a little nerve-wracking for the Utes after the first quarter, Utah breezed to a 56-14 win over the Idaho State Bengals Thursday night.
Deseret News University of Utah beat writer Dirk Facer shares his insight as the Utes open the season Thursday against Idaho State.
Former BYU outfielder Jake Hannemann and former Utah pitcher Tyler Wagner were each named to Arizona Fall League rosters Tuesday, joining a slew of baseball's top prospects.
Eddy Alvarez became a silver medalist speed skater in the 2014 Winter Olympics. Now he's making the most of his opportunities since moving back to baseball after the Winter Games.
It took three weeks, but it appears head coach Kyle Whittingham has whittled down his final roster. And now that Utah's fall camp is officially over, all the focus in the upcoming week will be on the season ope...
The Utes kickoff their 2014 schedule next week and when the season starts, Utah will have a three-headed force running the football. Troy McCormick, though, adds the "home run" speed.
While most of the focus has been on the quarterback competition, wide receiver Tim Patrick rose from a man clouded with mystery at the start of camp two weeks ago to a starter on the updated depth chart.
BYU alums Taylor Cole and Jaycob Brugman had big weeks in helping their respective clubs reach the playoffs, while a former Olympian with Utah ties received his first minor league promotion.
With less than two weeks until the regular season opener, the Utes' secondary is learning to move on after losing starting corner Reggie Porter for the season.