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Jody Genessy: Karl Malone and the New York pizza guy

Shortly after delivering a passionate sermon about The Mailman, a Bronx pizzeria owner received the surprise of his life from his childhood hero. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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This time, all the injured Denver Broncos will go, too

Ryan Clady and Jeff Heuerman didn't even make it to training camp before getting injured during offseason workouts. They're going to the Super Bowl with the rest of their teammates, though. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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USU basketball: Fenner with 21 points, Nevada downs Aggies 89-84

Tyron Criswell scored 19 points and hit the go-ahead free throw with 2:25 remaining in the game, helping Nevada hold off Utah State, 89-84, in front of 9,659 fans Saturday night at the Dee Glen... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Refocused, energized Wildcats 'have fun' at Thunderbirds' expense in blowout

After a couple of tough games, Weber State came out firing against Southern Utah and coasted to a 77-50 win. Ryan Richardson led the Wildcats with 17 points as teammate Joel Bolomboy recorded yet another double-double. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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UVU basketball: Utah Valley men fall to CSU Bakersfield, 78-74

Ivory Young scored a career-high 27 points and Jaden Jackson added 13 to lead the Utah Valley men's basketball team in a 78-74 setback to WAC foe CSU Bakersfield on Saturday night at the UCCU Center. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Furious waves of scoring runs help BYU avenge loss to Pepperdine

Last weekend in Malibu, BYU scored a grand total of 65 points in a grinding loss to Pepperdine. Saturday before a sellout crowd of 18,987 at the Marriott Center, the Cougars rolled up 53 points... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Dixie State men's basketball: Storm roll past Hawai’i Pacific on Saturday, 84-63

Mark Ogden Jr. recorded his sixth double-double of the year with game highs of 26 points and 13 rebounds to lead Dixie State to a convincing 84-63 victory over Hawai’i Pacific on Saturday... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Dixie State women's basketball: Storm open home stand with loss to Hawai'i Pacific

The Dixie State women’s basketball team dropped a 70-61 decision Saturday evening to the Hawai’i Pacific Sharks inside the Burns Arena. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Utah continues to produce top football talent and Utes, Cougars and Aggies keep chasing it down

College recruiters outside of Utah began poaching instate recruits back when Highland's Haloti Ngata went to Oregon and the invasion has continued. Local recruiters know it and zero in on the cream... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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D-backs send Anderson, Hill to Brewers for SS Segura, former Ute Wagner

The Arizona Diamondbacks tried to boost their lineup, getting former NL All-Star shortstop Jean Segura in a five-player trade with the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utes overpower Stanford offensively, defensively to earn 'sweet revenge'

Utah won easily, 96-74, Saturday afternoon at the Huntsman Center while improving to 6-3 in Pac-12 play. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utah basketball notes: Poeltl, Kuzma have developed into an effective tandem

Center Jakob Poeltl and forward Kyle Kuzma have developed enough chemistry that it's starting to make a difference on the court. Poeltl finished with 23 points and Kuzma added 16 points as the Utes... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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BYU football team's verbal commits for 2016

With National Signing Day approaching (Feb. 3), here are those so far who've pledged their allegiance to the Cougars. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Local FBS football programs look to sign promising classes come Wednesday

Utah, BYU and Utah State have all but put the finishing touches on their respective signing classes for 2016. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utah football's 2016 recruiting class

Players who signed National Letters of Intent with the Utes on Wednesday. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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2016 Utah State football signees

Utah State loaded up on wide receiver and junior college talent for its 2016 class, a group that includes the son of one of the NFL's most notable former linebackers. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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BYU basketball: Rydalch's 37 helps BYU beat Pepperdine

Behind a tied career-high 37 points from Lexi Eaton Rydalch, BYU closed out its Southern California road trip with its 10th straight win, 77-66, in a close fought battle against Pepperdine on Saturday. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Jazz benefit from having their bigs back against Minnesota

Utah lost to the T-Wolves when they played in December without injured Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors. The presence of Gobert and Favors was notable in the Jazz’s bounce-back 103-90 win... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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BYU volleyball: No. 3 Cougars cruise past No. 9 Anteaters for second night

For the second night in a row, Ben Patch led No. 3 BYU men's volleyball past No. 9 UC Irvine in straight sets (26-24, 28-26, 25-15) Saturday at the Bren Events Center to complete the series sweep. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Brad Rock: U. chose high prices long before Whittingham's latest deal

Football coach has shown that, relative to his peers, he deserves the latest raise. Don't blame him. Blame the system. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Kerber upsets Serena Williams to win Australian title

Serena Williams put up both hands after sending a forehand long and high over the baseline in the first set. She wanted nothing to do with yet another unforced error in her Australian Open final... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utah Jazz: Strong second half propels Jazz to second straight double-digit win

SALT LAKE CITY — This could be a turning point, perhaps, for the Utah Jazz. If they are going to indeed make good on all the terrific promise this team once showed before being bitten... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utah Grizzlies: Utah beats Rapid City, 4-1, in return home

The Utah Grizzlies (25-16-2-0) defeated the Rapid City Rush, 4-1, on Friday evening at Maverik Center in their return home for a weekend series. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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High school boys basketball: Defense pushes Davis past rival Viewmont

Davis got another strong defensive performance on Friday night as it pulled away from rival Viewmont to move into first place in Region 2. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Derrick Favors proves he's fully back and belongs in Jazz's starting lineup

Favors teased a reporter in the morning but wasn't in a joking mood while putting together a big outing in a win over Minnesota. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Jazz notes: Utah ends up with an All-Star — sort of

Guard Erick Green, who was playing really well for Reno before signing his 10-day contract with the Jazz on Monday, was named to the D-League All-Star team as was former BYU star Jimmer Fredette. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Foul-plagued Utah women lose free-throw battle, fall to USC in 'frustrating' loss

Utah's leading scorer Emily Potter played only 18 minutes before fouling out with just over six minutes to play. USC beat Utah 70-59. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Suddenly, 5-star recruits reportedly making visits to BYU. Is Sitake the reason?

Mique Juarez, a linebacker from Los Angeles, is considered the nation's top player at that position and just finished making a trip to Alabama. This weekend he's visiting BYU while a top running... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Cougars looking to end losing streak against Pepperdine

No team in the West Coast Conference has given BYU more trouble the past two seasons than Pepperdine. The Waves have won four of their last five meetings with the Cougars and three in a row,... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Surging Runnin' Utes to take on Stanford

Utah enters Saturday's game with four straight wins, with great defense and rebounding being pivotal in the successful run. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Spanos says Chargers to stay in San Diego in 2016

Chargers Chairman Dean Spanos said Friday that the team will play in San Diego in 2016, and he'll work with politicians and the business community to try to resolve a long, bitter battle over a new... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Utah signs Whittingham to two-year contract extension through 2020 season

Coach has won 95 games in 11 years as head coach of the Utes and the program is coming off its best Pac-12 season to date. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Today's prep live streams, Jan. 29

Today we are streaming nine high school basketball games. Follow the corresponding link below to view your game. Girls basketball East at Box Elder, 4:45 p.m. Stansbury at Union, 5:15... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Holmoe addresses new coaching staff, conference expansion, scheduling, U. rivalry

In December, Tom Holmoe hired a new football coach, then dealt with the controversy of Utah opting to cancel next year’s basketball game all the while constantly monitoring the college... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Utah State football: Re-grading the recruits

A look at how the most prominent players from the Aggies performed compared to their original rankings when they were recruited. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Former BYU assistant coach Joe DuPaix named head coach at Southern Virginia

Joe DuPaix, a Salt Lake City native and part of a coaching family, served as BYU's running back and recruiting coordinator from 2011-12. He takes over a Knight program that went winless in 2015. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Weber State softball: Weber State tops preseason Big Sky poll

Defending Big Sky Conference softball champion Weber State was selected to repeated as league champion in the preseason coaches straw poll, released by the league office Friday morning. Weber State... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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USU track: former Utah State distance coach Steve Reeder passes away

Former Utah State distance coach Steve Reeder passed away at the age of 63 on Thursday at his cabin in Star Valley Ranch, Wyoming. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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High school wrestling: Grantsville's Bronco Cloward overcomes heart problem in order to enjoy success in wrestling

Until last year, Bronco Cloward had never wrestled in a high school match. After having some success he looked to have a great junior year until a sudden heart problem forced the doctors to tell... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Video analysis: BYU guards drive and dish for easy buckets against Loyola Marymount

BYU responded to head coach Dave Rose's concerns about sharing the ball. The Cougars assisted on more than twice as many field goals (23) in their 87-62 win over LMU Thursday as they did in last... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Morning links: Jim McMahon advocates for medical marijuana; Utah-BYU rivalry already starting for future freshmen

Former BYU quarterback says controversial treatment is a "godsend;" on night Utah receives a new commitment, Cougar Troy Warner fans the rivalry flames; Bill Simmons proposes Jazz trades. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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BYU beats LMU again — this time in easy fashion, 87-62

For a while, it was a little like dÉjÀ vu all over again for BYU and Loyola Marymount Thursday night at the Marriott Center. Just seven days after the two teams faced each other in Los... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Utes get defensive in win over Cal

Utah has now won four straight games, matching its longest streak of the season. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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BYU basketball notebook: Hartsock makes an impact, Rydalch breaks records

Seldom-used prior to Thursday's win over Loyola Marymount, freshman Jakob Hartsock made a positive impact coming off the bench in the first half. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Utah football gets commitment from California athlete Terrell Burgess

San Marcos High School player becomes the Utes' 22nd commitment for the 2016 class. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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BYU’s Sitake finalizes coaching staff with 3 more hires

BYU coach Kalani Sitake finalized his coaching staff Thursday, announcing the hiring of Jernaro Gilford as cornerbacks coach, Reno Mahe as running backs coach and Tevita Ofahengaue as the director... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Utah women's basketball notebook: Utah is looking forward to getting back to fearless play against USC and UCLA

Friday's game is the Ute Proud game as the Utes take on USC. The first 250 fans in attendance will get a Ute Proud flag. Friday's game is also Youth Night. There will be activities for kids on the... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Jazz notes: Tibor Pleiss gets another D-League assignment

German center played well in his first stint with Idaho; Hood and Neto aren't counting on being in extra All-Star Weekend events. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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SLCC Bruins let double-digit lead fade away against third-ranked North Idaho College

The No. 16 Bruins saw their double digit lead dwindle in the final six minutes of the game when the Cardinals' fast-paced offense and physical defense overtook the Bruins 98-94 to stay unbeaten in league play. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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High school wrestling: Pleasant Grove, Wasatch win inaugural Dual Meet state titles

Pleasant Grove and Wasatch won both their respective 5A and 4A Dual Meet state titles at the Maverik Center on Thursday. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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