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Utes capped comeback season with lopsided Las Vegas Bowl victory

Utah overpowers Colorado State 45-10 Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.

Ready or not, Vegas: Here come the Utes

Football team set to begin practices in Las Vegas in preparation for Saturday's bowl game. Basketball team will also play here that day. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Utah punter Tom Hackett becomes Utes' 5th 1st-team AP All-American

Orchard makes second team and wins the Morris Trophy as the Pac-12's top defensive lineman. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Breaking down the BYU, Utah and USU Bowl Games

Jay and Carter discuss Utah's Las Vegas Bowl matchup with Colorado State, BYU's Miami Beach Bowl setup with Memphis and Utah State's showdown with Texas-El Paso in the New Mexico Bowl. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Utah football's Hackett, Orchard named to AP All-America team

Utah Utes junior punter Tom Hackett and senior defensive lineman Nate Orchard were named Associated Press All-Americans on Tuesday. Hackett joins defensive lineman Star Lotulelei (2012), kicker... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Utah basketball video: Krystkowiak says lineup changes possible for Runnin' Utes

Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak said Monday he will "tinker" with the Utes' starting lineup before Saturday's game at UNLV. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Utah gymnastics ranked sixth in coaches preseason poll

The Utes earned 604 total votes and one first-place vote in the preseason collegiate gymnastics coaches poll. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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For 3 Utah football players, their first-time bowl appearance comes in a familiar place

Offensive lineman Jeremiah Poutasi, running back Bubba Poole and linebacker Marcus Sanders-Williams are all from the Las Vegas area. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak compares Utes' game against Kansas to 15-round heavyweight fight

Utes started and finished well but got "pummeled" in the middle of a 63-60 setback in Kansas City. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Rapid Fire: Utes beat the Cougs; Haws injured; Jazz offense worse than defense; BYU into Final 4

Last week the runnin' Utes made a strong case for being a top-10 team; the Cougs lost more than a rivalry game; the BYU women had a great week; the Jazz lost 3-of-4; and there was plenty of... Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Runnin' Utes come in at No. 14 in both AP and coaches polls

The voters didn’t punish the Utes too much for their 63-60 loss to No. 10 Kansas on Saturday, with Utah coming in at No. 14 in both the AP and coaches polls. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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'Tis the season: Former Ute Eric Weddle dyes his bushy beard to resemble Santa's

San Diego Chargers safety Eric Weddle, once a standout on the Utes' defense, dyed his bushy, gnarly beard white for the Chargers' game against the Denver Broncos on Sunday. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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Memorable 1994 game headlines long Utah-Colorado State football history

Utah has played Colorado State 79 times, more than all but three other schools, with the 1994 game in Fort Collins being the most memorable. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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Hollis: Upon further review, Andersen's move to Oregon State makes a lot of sense

College football fans and media members scratched their heads in wonderment when Gary Andersen abruptly bolted from Wisconsin's prestigious program to take a lower-profile job at Oregon State. But... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Utah basketball notes: Utes have come a long ways

Nationally televised game with Kansas is an obvious sign of progress. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Women's basketball: Cougars beat Utes in rivalry

BYU prevails in a back-and-forth battle that came down to the final seconds. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Runnin' Utes instant analysis: No. 13 Utah comes up short in late-game thriller vs. No. 10 Kansas

Despite coming back from 21 points down, the Utes didn't have enough in the tank to get the victory over Kansas. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Utes rally but fall short against Kansas

Kansas Shootout lives up to its billing. No. 10 Kansas edges No. 13 Utah, 63-60. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Doug Robinson: Best and worst of college football 2014

The best and worst — and other dubious honors — for the 2014 college football season .... Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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Utah assistant Dennis Erickson has plenty of experience in bowl games

Utah running backs coach Dennis Erickson has the experience of 12 bowl games as a head coach. Read more »

Dec. 13, 2014

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No. 13 Utes face No. 10 Kansas in K.C. Shootout

Game between ranked teams will be played at the Jayhawks' home-away-from-home — the Sprint Center in Kansas City. Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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NFL playoff picture: NFC postseason race has several playmakers with Utah ties

If the playoffs started today, 18 players with Utah ties would be on NFL postseason rosters. That includes 10 in the NFC. Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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Utah football: Injuries, offensive struggles have forced Utah OC Dave Christensen to adjust original strategy

As his first season as Utah's offensive coordinator comes to a close, Dave Christensen said that despite the offensive struggles, the players have managed some big plays, exciting wins and earned a... Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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Video & analysis: Utes' frontcourt dominates inside in victory over Cougars

Utah's big men outscored BYU's 30-4 in the Utes' 65-61 win over the Cougars on Wednesday at the Marriott Center. Utah's frontcourt also outrebounded its interior counterparts 15-3. Here's a look at... Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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Utah football notes: Hackett wins Ray Guy Award

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah junior Tom Hackett has kicked his way to the top. On Thursday, the junior from Australia received the Ray Guy Award as the nation’s best punter. Hackett also... Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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Utah gymnasts debut team at Red Rocks preview Friday

The Red Rocks preview is an annual tradition that allows fans to get a glimpse of the team, while providing Utah’s freshmen with an opportunity to experience the Huntsman atmosphere before... Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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