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Former Ute player among those invited to work out for Utah Jazz

Ute center Dallin Bachynski is in the group of six that will audition for the Jazz on Wednesday.

Utah softball moves up to No. 22 in latest poll

The University of Utah softball team has moved up in the latest ESPN/USA softball rankings. The Utes now sit in the No. 22 position, up two spots from last week. Read more »

May 5, 2015

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The state of Utah's all-time NFL undrafted team: A position-by-position look

Want to assemble a team of undrafted NFL players with ties to the state of Utah? Here's what it may look like. Read more »

May 5, 2015

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Morning links: Utah's Devontae Booker a possible first round pick; BYU's Hamson looking to make Team USA

Utah running back Devontae Booker is being pegged by some as a first round pick in 2016, while former BYU basketball and volleyball star Jennifer Hamson is training with Team USA. Read more »

May 5, 2015

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Utes softball team cracks top 25 rankings, proves it belongs in Pac-12

After going 17-55 in its first three years in the Pac-12, Utah has cracked the national rankings for the first time since 2001 and is looking to go to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since... Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Utah State in the Fiesta Bowl? ESPN's McMurphy makes a bold prediction

Could the Aggies grab the Group of 5 automatic bid into a New Year's Six bowl this year? College football insider Brett McMurphy predicted as such in ESPN's 2015 bowl projections released Monday. Read more »

May 4, 2015

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UVU baseball: Wolverines host Utes on Tuesday in final home game

Utah Valley University hosts Utah in the final home game of the 2015 season on Tuesday at 6 p.m. MT, at Brent Brown Ballpark. The Wolverines are 9-9 at home this season. Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Local flavor in the NBA: Bogut, Wilcox advance; Lillard and Fredette sent packing

A look at how the players with local ties performed in the first round of the playoffs. Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Morning links: Nebraska coach praises BYU football; how Utah players affected draft grades

Nebraska coach Mike Riley had some kind words to say about BYU, and looking at how NFL draft experts viewed the selections of the Utah players. Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Utahns in baseball: Ex-Utah pitcher Tyler Wagner shows off his power, as does BYU alum Jacob Hannemann in Double-A debut

Utah alum Tyler Wagner homers after a fluke misplay by the opposing outfielder, BYU alum Adam Miller dominates in first week as a closer, and Jacob Hannemann makes a solid first impression in... Read more »

May 4, 2015

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Other sports deserve mention besides overhyped Big Fight and NFL draft

The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight and NFL draft got all the hype, but a lot of less-heralded sports deserve some mention. Read more »

May 3, 2015

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Doug Robinson: The era (and myth) of the one-sport prep athlete

The multi-sport high school athlete is gone, a thing of the past, like black and white TV. It’s the era of specialization, of kids “focusing” on one sport. But is this such a good... Read more »

May 3, 2015

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Free agent roundup: Where locals signed after the draft

With the 2015 NFL draft over, undrafted prospects are free to sign with NFL teams of their choosing and many prospects out of Utah schools have already signed undrafted free agent deals. Read more »

May 2, 2015

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Tampa Bay selects Utah receiver and return specialist Kaelin Clay in sixth round of NFL Draft

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected Utah receiver and return specialist Kaelin Clay with the 184th overall pick in the sixth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday. Read more »

May 2, 2015

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Utes have three players taken on the second day of NFL draft

Eric Rowe and Nate Orchard go in the second round to the Eagles and Browns, respectively. Jeremiah Poutasi tabbed by the Titans in the third. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Tennessee Titans nab Utah offensive lineman Jeremiah Poutasi in third round of NFL Draft

Offensive lineman Jeremiah Poutasi is the latest Ute to be headed to the NFL. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Cleveland Browns take Utah defensive end Nate Orchard in second round of NFL draft

The Cleveland Browns selected Utah defensive end Nate Orchard with the No. 51 overall pick of the second round of the NFL draft. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Philadelphia trades up, selects Utah cornerback Eric Rowe in second round of NFL draft

The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Utah defensive back Eric Rowe in the second round of the NFL Draft Friday night and No. 47 overall. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Ranking the 33 Utah ties selected in the NFL draft's 2nd round

There have been 33 players with Utah ties selected in the second round of the NFL draft since it began in 1936. How do they stack up against each other? Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Morning links: Projecting local NFL Draft prospects; Marvel NFL helmets; Pacquiao's fight scripture

With the NFL draft beginning Thursday, here is a look at where the prospects from BYU, Utah and Utah State are being projected to go. NFL helmets get the Marvel treatment. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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What the past 20 years reveal about BYU, Utah and Utah State and the NFL draft

How have the local schools fared in the draft since 1995, and how long of careers are their athletes experiencing in the NFL? Here's a look at how NFL draft picks from Utah, BYU and Utah State... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Brad Rock: Utah-BYU rivalry will continue, on Utah's terms

Utah A.D. Chris Hill still holds the cards and won't entertain playing games in November against the Cougars. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Poeltl expounds on his decision to return to Utah

Austrian 7-foot center noted that several factors were considered in his decision to put the NBA on hold. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Roberts formally introduced as Utah's new women's basketball coach

New coach Lynne Roberts hoping men's coach Larry Krystkowiak might provide some of his sweet grass to help the program get 'its mojo going.' Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Former Ute Chris Burgess hired as Utah Valley assistant

Former Runnin' Ute Chris Burgess has joined Mark Pope's staff at Utah Valley University. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Morning links: Gordon Hayward reflects on the past and looks forward to the future; Boston Herald calls Nate Orchard a QB's 'worst nightmare'

Gordon Hayward wrote two blogs that reflect on the past, the future and his impending fatherhood, while the Boston Herald discusses if Nate Orchard would be a good fit for the Patriots. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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