Recent Articles by Carter Williams
Deseret News Sports Podcast: Talking Utah, BYU and national college hoops with USA Today writer Nicole Auerbach
Published: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 12:00 am MST
USA Today college sports writer Nicole Auerbach joins the podcast to discuss the hottest basketball topics around Utah and throughout the country.
Published: Monday, March 2, 2015 2:12 pm MST
If Larry Krystkowiak was concerned about his team’s loss to No. 5 Arizona on Saturday or the possibility of the No. 13 Runnin’ Utes not finishing second in the Pac-12 heading into the conference tou...
Published: Monday, March 2, 2015 12:52 pm MST
In a day where three of the conference races could be decided, a day where bubble teams had one last shot at a signature win before the conference tournaments, much of the possible came to life.
Utah basketball analysis: Runnin' Utes fall flat on the boards in the second half in loss to Arizona
Published: Saturday, February 28, 2015 10:58 pm MST
Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak emphasized the importance of rebounding, leading up to the No. 13 Runnin' Utes' key matchup with No. 7 Arizona, but that slipped away late in the game.
Published: Friday, February 27, 2015 1:36 pm MST
Almost immediately after the final horn rang out in Utah’s 83-41 win over Arizona State Thursday night, a few fans braved the below-freezing temperatures for prime seating when the No. 13 Utah basketball ...
Published: Thursday, February 26, 2015 11:53 pm MST
No. 13 Utah blocked 10 Arizona State shots in the first half and forced 10 turnovers too. The Runnin' Utes shot 63 percent and led by 32 points at the half, but what really caught the players' attentions at hal...
Published: Monday, February 23, 2015 9:07 am MST
For many die-hard basketball fans in the west, Saturday has been circled on the calendar for weeks. It's a night that could be crucial in deciding a few conferences, including who will host one conference tourn...
Published: Tuesday, February 17, 2015 12:00 am MST
DeseretNews.com Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans talk about college basketball and what it may take for some of the western teams on the bubble to make the NCAA Tournament
Published: Monday, February 16, 2015 10:24 am MST
Utah and Arizona will be in the tournament. Everyone else in the conference is a question mark or out. The same can be said for Gonzaga in the West Coast Conference and San Diego State in the Mountain West Conf...
Published: Sunday, February 15, 2015 11:24 pm MST
The college game is a tough transition for most freshmen and Utah center Jakob Poeltl is no exception to that. However, the 7-foot Austrian is healthy and it's starting to show as the conference season winds do...