Recent Articles by Doug Robinson
Published: Sunday, September 20, 2015 4:52 pm MDT
Two Iraqi girls forged a friendship while sharing a desk in a Syrian refugee camp before they were pulled apart. Eight years later, through fate, accident or providence, they bumped into each other again, 7,000...
Published: Thursday, September 17, 2015 3:01 pm MDT
WARNING: The spread offense era in college football can be hazardous to a quarterback's health, as all three of Utah's FBS schools — Utah State, BYU, Utah — have learned.
Published: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 4:11 pm MDT
How good was Aggies basketball star Wayne Estes? If he had been able to complete his senior season, and if freshmen had been allowed to play, he would probably rank as the highest-scoring college basketball pla...
Published: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 4:41 pm MDT
Ammon Olsen was BYU's No. 2 QB behind Taysom Hill in 2013, but then transferred to SUU in search of playing time — little knowing that the BYU backup was going to get a lot of work in place of the often-i...
Published: Sunday, September 6, 2015 6:00 pm MDT
Before the race even begins, Madeleine Hales, a junior on the Alta High mountain bike team, faces a mountain of challenges the other riders don't face.
Published: Friday, September 4, 2015 3:00 pm MDT
The culture of college football and basketball places little value in commitment and integrity so no one should've been surprised when Frank Jackson "decommited" to play basketball for BYU and committed instead...
Published: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 4:00 pm MDT
The Wolverines are the biggest non-conference opponent the Utes have ever convinced to come to town — and it's a big deal, especially because of new Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh.
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 1:14 pm MDT
Did you ever wonder why the postal service was in the cycling business and paying millions of dollars to Lance Armstrong and his teammate? Now the USPS wants its money back
Published: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 3:04 pm MDT
The Utes will face five ranked teams this season, which would give them 19 in six years — more than the previous 16 years combined.
Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015 7:48 pm MDT
The reshuffling of conference affiliations around the country has cost the game many of its oldest and most cherished rivalries, including BYU-Utah and probably, eventually, Utah State-Utah.