Utah Utes

Utes picked to finish 5th in Pac-12 South in league's preseason media poll

Utah was picked to finish fifth in the Pac-12 South division in the league's preseason media poll.

Officiating and modernization leading topics at start of Pac-12 media days

The modernization of college athletics, TV deals and officiating highlighted the topics discussed by Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott to kick off Pac-12 media days. Read more »

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Morning links: BYU, Utah and Utah State all receive votes in preseason coaches poll

BYU, Utah and Utah State all receive votes in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll. Harry Kane gets "Rimando'ed." And Chuckie Keeton is an MWC Media Days veteran. Read more »

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Agent: Timberwolves agree to terms with Andre Miller

Andre Miller's agent tells The Associated Press his client has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Read more »

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Whittingham dishes on stadium expansion, ethnic makeup of the Utah Utes football team on ESPN podcast

Kyle Whittingham gave Utah fans some interesting tidbits Wednesday after speaking to an ESPN podcaster. Read more »



Morning links: Devontae Booker to be Utah's biggest storyline at Pac-12 Media Days

Devontae Booker should be Utah's biggest storyline at the Pac-12 Media Days. Also, the Jazz are now "cool." Finally, yet another random BYU to Big 12 rumor comes to the surface. Read more »



Utah makes top 7 for 4-star offensive line recruit Garett Bolles, BYU not on list

Snow College offensive lineman Garett Bolles, a one-time verbal commit to BYU, released on Tuesday a seven-team list of schools he wishes to continue being recruited by. Utah was on the list, while... Read more »



Former Utah cornerback R.J. Stanford signs with Detroit Lions

R.J. Stanford is the sixth player on the Detroit roster with local ties, as he signed with the Lions on Tuesday, just days before the start of training camp. Read more »



Morning links: Tom Hackett is the Utes' most important player; BYU's Linehan shows off trick shot

Utah punter Tom Hackett is the Utes' most important player, according to ESPN. Meanwhile, Jonny Linehan's trick shot gets some national attention. Finally, Fox Sports highlights Aussies in the NBA,... Read more »

July 28, 2015


Eight BYU, Utah players make the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Watch List

Eight BYU and Utah players made the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year watch list released on Tuesday. Read more »

July 28, 2015


The evolution of college athletics: Re-examining the vastly changing field of college athletics in Utah

The field of college athletics in the state of Utah as the landscape across the country has vastly changed within the past year and with it, the debate continues on if enough has been done for... Read more »

July 27, 2015

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Utah Utes football: Ranking the best players on special teams in school history

A look at the best punters, kickers and the return men ever to play at the University of Utah. Read more »

July 27, 2015


Ute women's basketball program shooting for national relevance

New Utah women's coach Lynne Roberts determined to get the program back on track and more competitive in the Pac-12. Read more »

July 27, 2015


Morning links: Utah is on the rise in the Pac-12; BYU Hail Mary noted; Burks headed to Philippines

The Utes are No. 33 in the Orlando Sentinel's ranking of all 128 teams in the FBS. Jim McMahon's Hail Mary advances to the semifinal of NFL.com's Greatest CFB Plays bracket. Also, Alec Burks is... Read more »

July 27, 2015


Utahns in baseball: Bingham alum Brady Lail hurls a shutout; former Ute Tyler Wagner posts strikeout record

Bingham High product Brady Lail and former Ute Tyler Wagner highlighted a strong week for baseball players with ties to Utah, while a former Olympian got a promotion. Read more »

July 26, 2015


Utah Utes backup quarterback Donovan Isom says he's transferring

Donovan Isom, a freshman who redshirted last season, tweeted out Saturday night that he's excited about being closer to home. Read more »

July 25, 2015


Family man: Former Ute, NFL standout Sione Po'uha living the dream

Retirement is going great for the former East High, University of Utah and New York Jets standout. In addition to being with his loved ones, he's now an LDS Church bishop and a student assistant... Read more »

July 25, 2015


Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith suspended 3 games for DUI arrest

Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith will miss the first three games of the regular season, including matchups against the Broncos' Peyton Manning and Packers' Aaron Rodgers, after he was suspended Friday... Read more »

July 24, 2015


Links: Utes basketball considered a national championship contender; Jazz's Cooley is comedic gold

Taylor Strum of Rant Sports called Utah basketball a dark horse national championship contender. Tyler Haws said that he's probably headed to Spain. And giving Jack Cooley a microphone in practice... Read more »

July 23, 2015


Former Ute quarterback Alex Smith's greatest stat that quiets critics: Wins

Critics chastise the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback for his infrequent deep balls and more recently for his inability to get his wide receivers into the end zone during the entire 2014 season. But... Read more »

July 22, 2015


Dick Harmon: Cable TV 'cord-cutting' about to spell major trouble for ESPN?

Sports cable giant ESPN's numbers are dwindling and that could have a domino effect in how college conference TV contracts are negotiated in the future. The revenue downturn could also force the... Read more »

July 22, 2015


Utah's returning captain Phillips determined to be even better this season

All-America candidate also expresses confidence that the Utes can build upon their first winning Pac-12 season in football. Read more »

July 22, 2015


Morning links: Big 12 players want expansion according to ESPN poll; Utah basketball to play Texas Tech in Puerto Rico

A large majority of Big 12 players say they want college football expansion. Utah and BYU both find out who they will play in the first round of their early-season tournaments. Trey Burke says that... Read more »

July 22, 2015


Morning Links: BYU, Utah combine for 5 of the Top 25 non-conference games; Jazz have No. 3 top young core

The Utes and Cougars combine for five of the Top 25 best non-conference games; Gary Pinkel says independents, including Notre Dame, should join conferences; and the Jazz have the No. 3 young core. Read more »

July 21, 2015


Morning links: CBS says BYU is disrespected; Jazz's Trey Lyles called a steal; Utes' D-line in 'great shape'

BYU is called one of the most disrespected teams in college football, and Trey Lyles is called a steal at the No. 12 pick. Also, the Utes' defensive line is in great shape. Read more »

July 20, 2015


Mike Sorensen: Spieth chasing history, Johnson's another Norman and beach volleyball possibly coming to BYU and Utah

As we hit the dog days of summer, Mike Sorensen has a smorgasboard of sports topics to digest on a Monday morning. Read more »

July 20, 2015


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