Utah Utes

In finale between Pac-12 newcomers, Utes have shown more progress

Colorado and Utah joined the Pac-12 in 2011. One team is trending up while the other is headed the other way.

After a busy stretch, Utes back home to face Idaho State

The Utah basketball team came home from Puerto Rico and five games in 10 days with a 4-1 record and will play Idaho State Friday night at the Huntsman Center. Read more »

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Utah women's basketball: Trip provides opportunities to bond, have fun while continuing to improve

The Utah women's basketball team traveled to the Junkanoo Jam Tournament in the Bahamas. First-year head coach Lynne Roberts said the trip will expose the players to new places and ideas, while... Read more »

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Utah notebook: Where will the Utes go bowling? It's still anyone's guess

Speculation is all over the board and the Utes' destination will depend on how the they fare in their final regular season game against Colorado. Read more »

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Utes, Buffaloes have had close battles since joining Pac-12

All four meetings as members of the conference have been decided by seven points or less. Read more »

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Utah football: Utes to honor 19 seniors before Saturday's game vs. Colorado

The departing class includes a record-setting quarterback, a two-time 1,000-yard rusher and a Ray Guy Award winner. Read more »



Dick Harmon: Aggies will give BYU best shot but come up short while Utes will end on high note

Superior play in the trenches and execution will prove key in the BYU-USU matchup, the regular season finale for two bowl-bound teams. Here are this week's prognostications. Read more »



Utah football: Holiday prep changes schedule, where players eat, but not much else

How do the Utes handle preparations for their final regular season game with a significant holiday in the middle of the week? Read more »



Deseret News Sports Podcast: Is BYU-USU a rivalry? And, a look at SUU's playoff bid

In this week's episode, DeseretNews.com writers Carter Williams and Brandon Judd discuss BYU-USU rivalry. Also, hear from FCS coach of the year candidate Ed Lamb and potential NFL Draft pick Miles... Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Rock On: A bad day gets worse for Whittingham

Also, ex-RSL defender Nat Borchers' hidden discoveries. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Utah notebook: Ute punter Tom Hackett a Ray Guy Award finalist again

Senior is one step away from becoming just the third back-to-back winner of the nation's premier punting accolade. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Ute players can't linger over loss when they still have so much to play for

Utah's players said losing a shot at the Pac-12 championship was painful, but they're putting it behind them in hopes of having their first 10-win season since joining the Pac-12. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Doug Robinson: It's the same old sad story of shortcomings for Utah's offense, so what gives?

The Utes' troubles on offense cost them big opportunities down the homestretch of the season, and it's not for lack of trying to fix it. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Utes fall to No. 23 in playoff rankings; Oklahoma up to 3rd, Iowa 4th

Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the new College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to No. 6. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


How did they fare? Locals in the NFL roundup for Week 11

A former Utah State Aggie debuted for the Dallas Cowboys and made an immediate impact in a 24-14 win over the Miami Dolphins. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015

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Morning links: Utah, USU pick up commitments while Utah schools mentioned in top JC players list

Utah, Utah State receive commitments; JUCO commits slated to play for Cougars, Utes ranked. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Former Ute Delon Wright, former Cougar Jimmer Fredette headed to the D-League

Former University of Utah player Delon Wright was assigned to the D-League. The rookie will most likely play for the Raptors 905 in Wednesday’s game against the Idaho Stanpede. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Disappointed Utes determined to bounce back this week vs. Colorado

Utah can still claim a share of the Pac-12 South title, although UCLA and USC own the tiebreaker for a berth in the conference championship game. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Morning links: Beehive State coaches on the carousel? Jakob Poeltl best college big man?

Kyle Whittingham, Matt Wells could be hot names this offseason; CBS Sports opines on sophomore after 32-point performance Sunday; former RSL defender Nat Borchers sets MLS record. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2015


Utah notebook: Britain Covey will not play on Saturday against Colorado

Freshman receiver/punt returner is the latest Ute to be sidelined by injury. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2015


With playoffs out of reach, Utes focused on playing for each other in final home game

Utah players insist they have plenty to play for Saturday in Utah's regular season finale against Colorado. For the seniors, it's one last game at home. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2015


Twitter reacts to Utes' offensive meltdown against UCLA

A look at what fans were saying on the social network as Utah was losing to the Bruins on Saturday to fall out of contention for the Pac-12 South title. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2015


The 2015 Heisman Trophy tracker, Week 12: Injuries and upsets dominate the weekend

A look at how the players in the race for the Heisman Trophy performed in the latest weekend of college football. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2015


Utah basketball: Taylor not stressed in big moment, nails clutch shot

In the final minute of the game, Brandon Taylor hit a big 2-point jumper to give the Utes the lead that they would not give up. Read more »

Nov. 22, 2015


Poeltl's career game leads Utes to win over Temple in Puerto Rico tournament

Utah center Jakob Poeltl scored a career-high 32 points to lead Utah to a 74-68 victory over Temple Sunday night in the third-place game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament. Read more »

Nov. 22, 2015


Utes lost more than just a game on Saturday

Utah's hopes for a Pac-12 title also fell by the wayside in the 17-9 setback to UCLA at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Read more »

Nov. 22, 2015


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