Quantcast

Sports

Westminster lacrosse: Holland repeats as RMAC Offensive Player of the Week

Westminster senior Josh Holland was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday. This is his second-straight weekly honor and... Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

Dixie State volleyball: DSU signs three new players for 2016 season

Defending PacWest Conference champions sign seven total newcomers in advance of the 2016 season. Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

BYU tennis: Cougars face Broncos in first round of WCC tournament

After finishing fifth in the West Coast Conference, BYU women’s tennis heads to Claremont, California, for the WCC tournament Wednesday through Saturday. Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

BYU tennis: No. 60 Cougars head to WCC Tournament

No. 60 BYU men’s tennis heads to Claremont, California, this week to compete in the West Coast Conference tournament Wednesday through Saturday. Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

Dixie State golf: Rachel Harmon announces retirement as Dixie State head women’s golf coach

Harmon, who just completed her fourth season as head coach at last week’s 2016 Pacific West Conference championships, has served as coach since the program’s inception in 2012-13. Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

BYU's Houk could get opportunity in the NFL as a flex tight end

Terenn Houk could be a late-round selection. Though he was listed as a receiver when he played in the Cougars’ spread offense, Houk has drawn considerable attention from NFL teams as a flex... Read more »

April 26, 2016

9 comments

Jury blames police, clears fans in 1989 soccer disaster

The families of 96 Liverpool soccer fans who were crushed to death at a crowded stadium in 1989 declared they had finally won justice Tuesday after a jury found that police and emergency services... Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

Mother, son game night set for May 6 in South Salt Lake

South Salt Lake is sponsoring a mother and son game night on Friday, May 6, from 6-8:30 p.m., at the Central Park Ball Field, 2797 S. 200 East. Read more »

April 26, 2016

0 comments

Who made the better 2015 first round pick? Jazz or Suns?

In the 2015 NBA draft, two Kentucky teammates were selected with back to back picks by the Utah Jazz and Phoenix Suns. Which team walked away with the superior player? Read more »

April 26, 2016

4 comments

Morning links: Former Ute Jason Washburn wins Finals MVP in Europe; ex-Cougar Brandon Davies meets Y. soccer team in Italy

Big man takes home honor after leading team to Balkan International Basketball League championship; former BYU star poses for photo with Greg Wrubell; Trey Lyles is good at mini golf Read more »

April 26, 2016

5 comments

Johnny Manziel indicted in alleged attack on ex-girlfriend

Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was indicted by a grand jury on Tuesday on a misdemeanor charge stemming from a domestic violence complaint by his ex-girlfriend. Read more »

April 26, 2016

3 comments

In Triple-A for first time since 2006, one-time BYU pitcher Guthrie hopes for another major league chance

Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie is in unfamiliar territory after spending nine straight seasons in the majors. Now he's doing whatever he can to get back there and maybe reach a major milestone too. Read more »

April 26, 2016

2 comments

USA Basketball announces schedule; Hayward hopeful

The Utah Jazz small forward is closer to representing the U.S. in a major international competition than he ever has been. Read more »

April 25, 2016

1 comment

Dixie State softball: Trailblazers sweep Seasiders in Monday twin bill

The Dixie State softball team cruised to a doubleheader sweep of BYU-Hawaii on a rainy Monday afternoon at Karl Brooks Field. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

The Chihuahuas explode offensively to take down the Bees

James Loney and Ryan Schimpf led a powerful El Paso offense in an 8-4 win over Salt Lake. Read more »

April 25, 2016

1 comment

One week left to vote for favorite players, coaches and teams in 5th annual Governor's State of Sport Awards

There is just one week left to vote for favorite players, coaches and teams in the 5th annual Governor's State of Sport Awards. The event is unique in that it recognizes accomplishments from prep... Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

BYU's Kaufusi an intriguing NFL prospect for what he offers on — and off — the field

It’s no wonder that former BYU defensive end Bronson Kaufusi is an intriguing prospect heading into this week’s National Football League draft. As for his measurables, at 6-foot-6, 285... Read more »

April 25, 2016

26 comments

Rock On: An American theme for Bronco Mendenhall

Also, both Utah and USC are upwardly mobile ... one apparently more than the other. Read more »

April 25, 2016

1 comment

High school football: 2016 schedules unveiled for all 104 teams

Here's a team-by-team breakdown of the 2016 high school football schedules for all 104 teams in the state. Read more »

April 25, 2016

5 comments

High school track: Elite athletes chasing down records

Eighty-four percent of the overall state track records the past four years were set in May, and with the late-season major meets just around the corner, will any records fall in 2016? Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 36

MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 36 Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

Utah Grizzlies: Utah to play Colorado in game six Tuesday

The Grizzlies and Colorado have played five-straight games that entered the third period within a goal. The team that has led going to the third period has won all five games. The two team play again Tuesday in Colorado. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

BYU softball: Bull and Thompson sweep WCC weekly awards

After leading BYU softball to a series sweep of Saint Mary’s during the weekend, McKenna Bull and Ashley Thompson swept the conference weekly awards, winning West Coast Conference Pitcher and... Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

BYU swim: looking back on the 2015-2016 swim and dive season

BYU men’s swim and dive won the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship for a third year in a row, while the women’s team finished strongly in fourth place. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

BYU baseball: No. 30 Cougars play at UVU prior to hosting Gonzaga

After stumbling against No. 25 Creighton, No. 30 BYU baseball hopes to regain its balance at Utah Valley University on Tuesday night prior to hosting Gonzaga. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

Still swimming in exile, Syrian refugee to carry Rio flame

As a swimming-mad teenager in Syria, Ibrahim Al-Hussein was glued to his TV set for the 2004 Athens Olympics. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

NBA playoffs: Why the Spurs and Cavaliers complete first-round sweeps

In four quick games, the Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs find themselves waiting for the second round to begin. Read more »

April 25, 2016

2 comments

Utah State’s home football game against San Diego State moved to Friday night

Utah State’s home football game against San Diego State has been moved to Friday night, it was announced Monday as the Mountain West released its initial slate of 10 televised games set for... Read more »

April 25, 2016

4 comments

The unlikely powerhouse: How SUU came away with three NFL Draft prospects

SUU has just one NFL draft pick since the annual event began in 1937. That’s likely to change this week with Miles Killebrew, James Cowser and LeShaun Sims each projected to wind up somewhere... Read more »

April 25, 2016

6 comments

Appeals court: QB Tom Brady must serve 'Deflategate' penalty

A federal appeals court has ruled that New England Patriots Tom Brady must serve a four-game "Deflategate" suspension imposed by the NFL, overturning a lower judge and siding with the league in a... Read more »

April 25, 2016

8 comments

High school track: Top performances from 2016

Here's a recap of the best high school track and field performances from this season after a busy week of meets. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

Morning links: NFL Draft prospect news roundup for former BYU, USU, Utah and SUU players

A number of 2016 NFL Draft prospects who played collegiately at Beehive state schools have been noted over the past few days as the draft draws near Read more »

April 25, 2016

18 comments

UVU golf: Wolverines finish third, Dehlin fifth at WAC Championship

By carding a final round 308 in wet conditions on Sunday, the Utah Valley University women's golf team finished its 2016 WAC Championship run in third place with a three-round total of 48-over-par... Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

Dixie State softball: Trailblazers open six-game home stand Monday vs. BYU-Hawaii

After five-consecutive games on the road, the Dixie State softball team opens a six-game home stand on Monday, hosting BYU-Hawaii in a doubleheader at Karl Brooks Field. Read more »

April 25, 2016

0 comments

Amy Donaldson: Recent hearings on rules violations offer lessons in sportsmanship, rules and the purpose of high school sports

Two recent UHSAA hearings on rules violations offer lessons in sportsmanship, rules and the purpose of prep sports. The only thing that matters more than having well-crafted rules in place is the... Read more »

April 24, 2016

9 comments

ECHL playoffs: Grizzlies give up 5 unanswered goals in game 5 loss

The Grizzlies, who now own a narrow 3-2 series lead, were a perfect 5-0 in elimination games dating back to 2008 before falling to the Eagles 5-2 Sunday night at the Maverik Center as they head... Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Celtics beat Hawks 104-95 in OT, series tied 2-2

Isaiah Thomas' preschool sons, James and Jaiden, did their best to sit quietly during his postgame news conference on Sunday before the elder tyke leaned over the microphone and said, "my daddy ...... Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Gobert 'disappointed' with 2015-16 but has high hopes for the future

This offseason will be a big one for the Stifle Tower, who wants to build muscle, help France in the Olympics and perhaps ink a long-term deal. Read more »

April 24, 2016

11 comments

Bees pull out a win over El Paso, split doubleheader

The Bees started off strong but almost lost the game late. Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Curry hurts knee but Warriors beat Rockets 121-94 in Game 4

Klay Thompson scored 23 points and the Golden State Warriors set an NBA playoff record with 21 3-pointers to overcome another injury to Stephen Curry and beat the Houston Rockets 121-94 on Sunday... Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Deseret News 2016 NFL mock draft: Teams looking to lock up future franchise QBs

Two teams have already traded up to presumably get a signal caller, and where this year's crop of QBs are taken will dramatically influence how the first round goes. Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

UVU baseball: Seattle U clinches series with 1-0 win over Utah Valley

Seattle University's run in the top of the first inning was all the WAC-leading Redhawks would need in a 1-0 win over Utah Valley University on Sunday at Brent Brown Ballpark. With the win, SU... Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Westminster lacrosse: Griffins dominate Senior Day, clinch share of RMAC crown

The Westminster men’s lacrosse team completed its regular season with a 21-9 win over Colorado State University – Pueblo in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play on Sunday afternoon... Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Spurs rout Grizzlies 116-95, sweep their way to semifinals

The San Antonio Spurs have swept their way into the Western Conference semifinals after an almost perfunctory, yet very physical test from the most injury-depleted team ever in the NBA playoffs. Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Decades after Chernobyl, another chance for a Paralympian

There was no stuffed animal to hug. Constant hunger pains. Hope a mom would show up and rescue her. Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

BYU volleyball: Cougars earn No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament, bye into national semifinals

BYU learned Sunday morning that it will be the No. 1 seed in this year's NCAA volleyball tournament and has earned a bye to the semifinals. The Cougars will face the winner of Long Beach State and... Read more »

April 24, 2016

26 comments

Grand Canyon on the rise, on and off the court

Brian Mueller zips across Grand Canyon's campus in a golf cart, waving to students who greet the university's president by his first name. Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

NBA playoffs: Pacers even series with Raptors; Lillard leads Blazers in Game 3 victory

George Hill and Ian Mahinmi each scored 22 points, Paul George added 19 and the Indiana Pacers beat the Toronto Raptors 100-83 on Sunday to tie the first-round playoff series at 2-2. Read more »

April 24, 2016

0 comments

Charles Krauthammer: Bryce Harper is our own Mickey Mantle

My nonbaseball friends are forever puzzled by my devotion to the game. I agree entirely with them about the irrationality of fandom. Read more »

April 24, 2016

7 comments

Older stories can be found in the story archives