Utah Utes

Friday morning QB: 3 stars, 5 stats and a look ahead to Fresno State

The first game is in the books and Utah breezed to a 56-14 win over the Idaho State Bengals Thursday night.

Fan vote: College football fans, let your predictions be heard

In anticipation of the upcoming college football season, the Deseret News web sports staff wants to know what you think about all things college football, both local and national. Take this survey... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Utah camp report & video: Tim Patrick, Dres Anderson shine

Whittingham said the offense came back with some purpose in Thursday's practice at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Utah football notes: Porter out for the season with knee injury

Also: Whittingham says that the quarterback battle between Travis Wilson and Kendal Thompson is now 'up for grabs' as Saturday's scrimmage approaches. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Pac-12 All-Stars Roll Past Chinese University All-Stars

Jeremy Olsen of Utah chipped in 12 points, while Washington State's DaVontÉ Lacy filled the stat sheet with eight points, eight rebounds and three assists. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Utes have few worries with Phillips, Hackett handling kicking chores

Coach Kyle Whittingham, who also coaches Utah's special teams, says he just tries to "stay out of the way" of outstanding kickers Andy Phillips and Tom Hackett. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Utah camp report: Aug. 13

Ute coach Kyle Whittingham announces that cornerback Reggie Porter will be lost for the season with a knee injury. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Utah football notes: Kendal Thompson faces live work

Ute coach Kyle Whittingham said Oklahoma transfer Kendal Thompson did a lot of good things running the football in Tuesday's scrimmage. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Quarterbacks fail to shine in Utah's scrimmage

Defense rules the day as the offense struggles with execution Tuesday morning at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Fan vote: Ute fans, let your predictions be heard

In anticipation of the upcoming college football season, the Deseret News web sports staff wants to know what you think about the Utes. Take this survey and we'll publish the results on Aug. 25,... Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Brad Rock: Ex-Ute Scott Mitchell will turn 'Loser' into a winner

Former NFL quarterback tackling a new challenge on weight-based reality TV show. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Utah camp report: Aug. 12

Utes hold first camp scrimmage at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Coach Kyle Whittingham is pleased with the defense as the offense struggles. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Utah camp report: Aug. 11

The Utes held their second double day of camp — practicing in the morning at Rice-Eccles Stadium and later at the baseball field. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Utah Utes football: Oklahoma transfer Kendal Thompson feeling more comfortable at Utah

Utah quarterback Kendal Thompson is feeling more comfortable with his new team. He's also set to go "live" this week, which will allow him to showcase more of his dual-threat capabilities. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Utah football notes: A laundry list of things to get done in Tuesday's scrimmage

Ute coach Kyle Whittingham outlines priorities as a busy week of camp — featuring three double days and a pair of scrimmages — progresses for the Utes. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Tonga hoping this is the year he fulfills his potential as Ute tight end

Westlee Tonga has been plagued by injuries in his Utah football career but is looking for big things in his senior season. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Ranking the most important players for the success of the Utah Utes in 2014

A look at the players who need to have the best season for the Utes to have success against one of the toughest schedules in school history. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Utah Utes face busy week of camp ahead

Utah coach Kyle Whittingham called the first week of fall camp “a success.” Whittingham gave his positive evaluation after the Utes completed their first double day early Saturday evening. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Ex-Ute Tyler Wagner wins Brewers' monthly award

BYU alum Jaycob Brugman has hit quite the stretch in the advanced Single-A California League, while Utah alum Tyler Wagner was named the Milwaukee Brewers' minor league pitcher for the month of July. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery: Young Aggies shine, Utes score touchdowns and Van Noy makes debut

From Aggies to Utes to Cougars, it was a memorable first week of NFL preseason play for several pro players connected to the state of Utah. Read more »

Aug. 10, 2014

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Kaelin Clay challenged to make his mark at Utah

Former Utes Shaky Smithson and Reggie Dunn want program newcomer Kaelin Clay to break their records. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2014

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Utah basketball: Utes grab a commitment from fast-developing Makol Mawien

Makol Mawien is a 6-foot-9 forward prospect from Granger who will bring a lot of upside and athleticism to the Ute program, according to his AAU coach, Lynn Lloyd. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2014

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Preseason viewer’s guide: Will Kyle Van Noy sack Johnny Manziel?

Kyle Van Noy and the Detroit Lions take on Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns in Week 1 of the NFL preseason in the highlight game for pro players with Utah ties. Read more »

Aug. 7, 2014

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