Wat Misaka http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Wat Misaka en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:09:10 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Brad Rock: Utah's Arnie Ferrin still loves underdogs, 70 years later http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599614/Utahs-Arnie-Ferrin-still-loves-underdogs-70-years-later.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599614/Utahs-Arnie-Ferrin-still-loves-underdogs-70-years-later.html The team called "The first Cinderella" made history in several ways. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:50:00 MDT Ranking the best NBA players to come out of the University of Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598914/Ranking-the-best-NBA-players-to-come-out-of-the-University-of-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598914/Ranking-the-best-NBA-players-to-come-out-of-the-University-of-Utah.html A ranking of all 27 of the NBA and ABA players to come out of the University of Utah's hoops program. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:55:00 MDT NCAA tournament notebook: Utah's 1944 NCAA title team honored http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576590/NCAA-tournament-notebook-Utahs-1944-NCAA-title-team-honored.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576590/NCAA-tournament-notebook-Utahs-1944-NCAA-title-team-honored.html Legendary Ute basketball players Arnie Ferrin, Wat Misaka and Herb WIlkinson were recognized at halftime of Saturday's NCAA... Sat, 23 Mar 2013 21:20:00 MDT 'Linsanity' — the movie and the man — makes it to Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571685/Linsanity-2-the-movie-and-the-man-2-makes-it-to-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571685/Linsanity-2-the-movie-and-the-man-2-makes-it-to-Utah.html Jeremy Lin, the 24-year-old whose parents are both from Taiwan, is the first American of Taiwanese or Chinese descent to... Tue, 29 Jan 2013 10:01:23 MST Utah Utes men's basketball: Runnin' Utes lose big lead, game to CS Northridge http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865569349/Utah-Utes-mens-basketball-Runnin-Utes-lose-big-lead-game-to-CS-Northridge.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865569349/Utah-Utes-mens-basketball-Runnin-Utes-lose-big-lead-game-to-CS-Northridge.html It was a tale of two halves Friday evening in the Huntsman Center — one good, one bad for the Utah Utes. The latter,... Fri, 21 Dec 2012 23:25:00 MST Pixar pioneer tells U. grads not to fear the unknown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865555242/Pixar-pioneer-tells-U-grads-not-to-fear-the-unknown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865555242/Pixar-pioneer-tells-U-grads-not-to-fear-the-unknown.html Ed Catmull, president of Walt Disney Animation Studios and co-founder and president of Pixar Animation Studios, spoke to the... Fri, 04 May 2012 16:43:37 MDT 'Blitz Kids' more than a hoops story http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559388/Blitz-Kids-more-than-a-hoops-story.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559388/Blitz-Kids-more-than-a-hoops-story.html It's tough being the grandson of a local sports legend when you can't dribble the length of the court without traveling. Tue, 13 Mar 2012 22:35:09 MDT 5 people to receive honorary doctorate degrees from University of Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865552095/5-people-to-receive-honorary-doctorate-degrees-from-University-of-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865552095/5-people-to-receive-honorary-doctorate-degrees-from-University-of-Utah.html Tue, 13 Mar 2012 16:14:02 MDT ''Blitz Kids': Winning NCAA set players on path to greatness http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559126/Blitz-Kids-Winning-NCAA-set-players-on-path-to-greatness.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765559126/Blitz-Kids-Winning-NCAA-set-players-on-path-to-greatness.html For some, winning a national championship would be the pinnacle of success. For players on the University of Utah's 1944 NCAA... Tue, 13 Mar 2012 00:08:23 MDT 'Blitz Kids': Utah manager finds 'lucky' Bible, team gets 2nd chance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558813/Blitz-Kids-Utah-manager-finds-lucky-Bible-team-gets-2nd-chance.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558813/Blitz-Kids-Utah-manager-finds-lucky-Bible-team-gets-2nd-chance.html The season was over. After the University of Utah lost to Adolph Rupp's Kentucky squad in the first round of the 1944 NIT,... Mon, 12 Mar 2012 00:18:46 MDT Japanese-American stormed '44 tourney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558617/Japanese-American-stormed-44-tourney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558617/Japanese-American-stormed-44-tourney.html During World War II, more than 100,000 Japanese-Americans were forced to leave their homes and were relocated to isolated... Sun, 11 Mar 2012 00:29:42 MST Doug Robinson: Sports stereotypes had New York Knick's Jeremy Lin all wrong http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765555427/Sports-stereotypes-had-New-York-Knicks-Jeremy-Lin-all-wrong.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765555427/Sports-stereotypes-had-New-York-Knicks-Jeremy-Lin-all-wrong.html Just weeks after recovering from Tebowmania, America has been swooning again over another unlikely athletic sensation —... Wed, 29 Feb 2012 19:42:25 MST Brad Rock: Utah's Wat Misaka tracks 'Linsanity' with interest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765551165/Utahs-Wat-Misaka-tracks-Linsanity-with-interest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765551165/Utahs-Wat-Misaka-tracks-Linsanity-with-interest.html He's an Asian-American basketball player who in some ways shocked the world; a humble, likable, grateful point guard who is... Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:33:41 MST Red roundup: Former Ute star Wat Misaka discusses Jeremy Lin http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550178/Red-roundup-Former-Ute-star-Wat-Misaka-discusses-Jeremy-Lin.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550178/Red-roundup-Former-Ute-star-Wat-Misaka-discusses-Jeremy-Lin.html Wed, 15 Feb 2012 11:57:52 MST Resolution honors Japanese-American WWII soldiers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550013/Resolution-honors-Japanese-American-WWII-soldiers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865550013/Resolution-honors-Japanese-American-WWII-soldiers.html A group of World War II veterans of Japanese ancestry and their families were honored on the House floor Monday with a... Mon, 13 Feb 2012 13:53:56 MST Ron Abegglen leads Weber State Hall of Fame class http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700164787/Ron-Abegglen-leads-Weber-State-Hall-of-Fame-class.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700164787/Ron-Abegglen-leads-Weber-State-Hall-of-Fame-class.html Five former athletes and one former coach will be the Class of 2011 inductees in the Weber State University Athletics Hall of... Thu, 21 Jul 2011 00:02:19 MDT Crimson Club inducts Hall of Fame members http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700128324/Crimson-Club-inducts-Hall-of-Fame-members.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700128324/Crimson-Club-inducts-Hall-of-Fame-members.html Luther "Ticky" Burden returned to the University of Utah on Monday. For the first time in more than 36 years, he stepped on... Mon, 18 Apr 2011 22:43:13 MDT Four to be inducted into University of Utah Hall of Fame http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700123031/Four-to-be-inducted-into-University-of-Utah-Hall-of-Fame.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700123031/Four-to-be-inducted-into-University-of-Utah-Hall-of-Fame.html Luther "Ticky" Burden and Wat Misaka are among those being inducted into the University of Utah Hall of Fame. Wed, 30 Mar 2011 22:41:30 MDT