Utah Utes

Paul Kruger hosts leadership academy at Camp Williams

Former Ute, current Browns standout didn't want to host a football camp, opted for something '10 times better.'

Utah pitchers Mitch Watrous and Nick Green each drafted in second day of MLB Draft

The San Diego Padres drafted Utah junior pitcher Mitch Watrous in the eighth round of the 2014 Major League Baseball first-year player draft Friday afternoon, becoming the first player from the... Read more »

June 6, 2014

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NBA draft tracker: Utah Jazz pull double duty with two sets of workouts on Friday

A look at how each of the 12 players the Jazz brought in Friday for pre-draft workouts fared on their most recent team. Read more »

June 6, 2014

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Ute pitcher Mitch Watrous leads this year's local MLB draft hopefuls

The 2014 Major League Baseball draft starts Thursday and Utah's Mitch Watrous is considered by most to be the state's top prospect. Read more »

June 4, 2014

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Dolphins experiment with Koa Misi at MLB

The Miami Dolphins are seeking ways to improve their defense, which is why Koa Misi finds himself at middle linebacker during the team's offseason practices. Read more »

June 2, 2014

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UteLinks: Andre Miller eager to return

NBA veteran enjoys being part of the Washington Wizards. Read more »

June 2, 2014

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Report: Lucky Radley is transferring from Utah, will walk on at San Diego State

The San Diego Union-Tribune reported that Utah running back Lucky Radley is transferring to San Diego State, where he will join the Aztecs as a graduate walk-on. Read more »

May 31, 2014

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Former Ute Keith McGill signs rookie deal with Oakland Raiders

Keith McGill, a fourth-round pick of the Oakland Raiders in this year's NFL draft, has signed with the team. Read more »

May 30, 2014

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Dick Harmon: New college food rules could lead to grub wars

A change in NCAA rules will allow college sports programs to give more food to athletes. Folks at the Big 12 meetings this past week joked that it could create another competition to see who puts... Read more »

May 30, 2014

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Brad Rock: Ex-Ute Chris Shelton has advice for Angels' C.J. Cron

After history-making start in 2006, Chris Shelton's career went south. The problem: forgetting to do what came naturally. Read more »

May 29, 2014

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Utah football: Game times, TV plans announced for three 2014 games

The Pac-12 Conference announced broadcast information for numerous 2014 college football games Thursday, including game times for three University of Utah contests. Read more »

May 29, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Ute receiver, Cougar receiver projected to be among college football's most explosive performers

Dres Anderson and Jordan Leslie have an important summer ahead of them as a national pundit labels them among the most explosive college players for 2014. Read more »

May 29, 2014

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Local college track and field athletes set to compete in NCAA regional

BYU leads the way locally with a whopping 42 qualifiers, followed by Utah State, which will be well-represented with 18. Read more »

May 28, 2014

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Report: Pac-12 sets record for revenue in 2012-13

The Pac-12 Conference set a record for revenue in the 2012-13 fiscal year. Read more »

May 28, 2014

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Report: Alex Smith and Chiefs are 'far apart' on extension talks despite Andy Reid's optimism

Former Ute quarterback Alex Smith is heading into the final year of his contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, but Chiefs head coach Andy Reid told NFL Network’s “NFL AM” on... Read more »

May 28, 2014

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Rock On: Let's 'ear' this one out

Salt Lake Bees could turn a weird moment into a money maker. Meanwhile, love letter to SLC tells Rock On who won't be next Jazz coach. Read more »

May 27, 2014

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Utah football player shocked to be named in manifesto of 22-year-old who authorities say killed 6 UCSB students

Utah running back Lucky Radley barely knew Elliot Rodger, but the gregarious senior made an impression on the 22-year-old, who stabbed and killed six people last week. Read more »

May 26, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Former Ute Stephen Fife and former BYU slugger Matt Carson each placed on DL

University of Utah alum Stephen Fife and former BYU Cougar Matt Carson were each placed on the disabled list Sunday with different injuries, adding to the growing amount of baseball players with... Read more »

May 26, 2014

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2014 Crimson Club Hall of Fame class includes 5 former athletes, 1 coach, 1964 football team

Six individuals and one team will be enshrined into the University of Utah's Crimson Club Athletics Fund Hall of Fame on Sept. 5. Read more »

May 24, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Medical miracles in sports never cease to amaze

From Chuckie Keeton and Travis Wilson to Taysom Hill and athletes in between who've sufferred injuries, the miracles of modern medicine are often overlooked. Read more »

May 24, 2014

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NFL locals rookie roundup: Kyle Van Noy projected as first-year starter for Lions

NFL.com has listed the former BYU linebacker as the starter on the strongside in 2014 for the Lions. Also, Utah State head coach Matt Wells discusses Maurice Alexander's ability to blitz and create... Read more »

May 24, 2014

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Utah basketball: Larry Krystkowiak, 3 Ute players to join Pac-12 all-star team in China

Larry Krystkowiak has also been named as head coach for the team, which will play four games against Chinese competition, starting on Aug. 12. Read more »

May 23, 2014

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Ranking the best NBA players from Utah schools: has Utah or BYU produced the most talent?

Have you ever wondered who has had the best NBA players out of all the Division 1 schools in Utah? These rankings answer that question. Read more »

May 19, 2014

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Sports BLT Top Fan Contest is underway

We're looking for the best of the best among fans. Are you worthy of the title of Top Fan? Now you have your chance to prove it. Read more »

May 19, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: South Jordan native Brady Lail strikes out 11; BYU alum Adam Law returns to hitting ways

Bingham High School product Brady Lail struck out 11 batters Friday in six innings on his way to his sixth win of the season for Single-A Charleston, highlighting the week for baseball players with... Read more »

May 19, 2014

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Five questions: Stew Morrill happy with new facilities, says Utes-Aggies series will resume

Utah State basketball coach Stew Morrill talks to Deseret News sportswriter Mike Sorensen about a number of topics. Read more »

May 17, 2014

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