Sun Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Sun Bowl en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:39:54 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Bill Plaschke: Sarkisian passed final exam of first season at the helm for USC http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665091/Bill-Plaschke-Sarkisian-passed-final-exam-of-first-season-at-the-helm-for-USC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665091/Bill-Plaschke-Sarkisian-passed-final-exam-of-first-season-at-the-helm-for-USC.html It was a chilly night that mirrored a shiver of a season. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 23:34:54 MST Sports on the air for Saturday, Dec. 27, 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665064/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-27-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665064/Sports-on-the-air-for-Saturday-Dec-27-2014.html TELEVISION Fri, 26 Dec 2014 21:56:08 MST 39 bowl games and a reason to watch every one http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664570/39-bowl-games-and-a-reason-to-watch-every-one.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664570/39-bowl-games-and-a-reason-to-watch-every-one.html e next three weeks, 38 bowl games and a national championship game will be played from Boise to the Bahamas and various... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:10:13 MST Brad Rock: Ute football: Bowling for dollars — or nickels http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617913/Brad-Rock-Ute-football-Bowling-for-dollars-2-or-nickels.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617913/Brad-Rock-Ute-football-Bowling-for-dollars-2-or-nickels.html If a team misses a New Year's bowl, it's not about the Benjamins; it's about other things. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:05:00 MST Ready or not, Vegas: Here come the Utes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617873/Ready-or-not-Vegas-Here-come-the-Utes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617873/Ready-or-not-Vegas-Here-come-the-Utes.html Football team set to begin practices in Las Vegas in preparation for Saturday's bowl game. Basketball team will also play... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:55:00 MST New Mexico Bowl: What Utah State fans need to know about UTEP http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617769/New-Mexico-Bowl-What-Utah-State-fans-need-to-know-about-UTEP.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617769/New-Mexico-Bowl-What-Utah-State-fans-need-to-know-about-UTEP.html Utah State takes on on the Miners of University of Texas-El Paso in the New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 20. Here's five little gems... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 10:25:00 MST Utah football notes: Utes begin Las Vegas Bowl practices http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617283/Utah-football-notes-Utes-begin-Las-Vegas-Bowl-practices.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617283/Utah-football-notes-Utes-begin-Las-Vegas-Bowl-practices.html The Utes will take on Colorado State Dec. 20 at Sam Boyd Stadium in their first bowl appearance in two years. Mon, 08 Dec 2014 21:55:00 MST Utah State to face UTEP in New Mexico Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617200/Utah-State-to-face-UTEP-in-New-Mexico-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617200/Utah-State-to-face-UTEP-in-New-Mexico-Bowl.html USU accepts bid for a school-record fourth straight bowl game. Sun, 07 Dec 2014 18:45:00 MST Brad Rock: BYU needs bowl win worst of Beehive State teams http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617159/Brad-Rock-BYU-needs-bowl-win-worst-of-Beehive-State-teams.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617159/Brad-Rock-BYU-needs-bowl-win-worst-of-Beehive-State-teams.html USU, Utah and BYU all have reasons to win in the postseason, but for the Cougars it will define their year. Sun, 07 Dec 2014 00:41:07 MST Dick Harmon: Surveying the college football landscape heading into this weekend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617139/Surveying-the-college-football-landscape-heading-into-this-weekend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617139/Surveying-the-college-football-landscape-heading-into-this-weekend.html This is a time for coaching changes, league playoffs, Heisman voting and bowl bids. Don't look for Bronco Mendenhall to... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 19:15:00 MST Bowl options: Utes have plenty of enticing possibilities in return to postseason http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616941/Bowl-options-Utes-have-plenty-of-enticing-possibilities-in-return-to-postseason.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616941/Bowl-options-Utes-have-plenty-of-enticing-possibilities-in-return-to-postseason.html Here is a breakdown of what could happen for Utah and the Pac-12 when bowl destinations are determined this weekend. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 17:45:00 MST Utah football team well-represented on Pac-12 first team http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616886/Utah-football-team-well-represented-on-Pac-12-first-team.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616886/Utah-football-team-well-represented-on-Pac-12-first-team.html Booker, Clay, Hackett, Orchard and Phillips among the best of the best in vote of conference coaches. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:42:59 MST Utah will be going bowling: The question is where? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616653/Utah-will-be-going-bowling-The-question-is-where.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616653/Utah-will-be-going-bowling-The-question-is-where.html It's wait-and-see time for the Utes as the bowl picture clears up over the next week. Sat, 29 Nov 2014 16:45:00 MST Brad Rock: Utes of today should take a page from 1964 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610085/Utes-of-today-should-take-a-page-from-1964.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610085/Utes-of-today-should-take-a-page-from-1964.html Liberty Bowl champions had phenomenal defensive stats; they also had a Miss America vibe about them. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:40:00 MDT Pac-12 preview: UCLA picked to win the South http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607626/Pac-12-preview-UCLA-picked-to-win-the-South.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607626/Pac-12-preview-UCLA-picked-to-win-the-South.html The UCLA Bruins were tabbed as division favorites in the Pac-12 preseason media poll. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:15:00 MDT New Orleans Bowl announces 2014 affiliation with Mountain West, Sun Belt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606882/New-Orleans-Bowl-announces-2014-affiliation-with-Mountain-West-Sun-Belt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606882/New-Orleans-Bowl-announces-2014-affiliation-with-Mountain-West-Sun-Belt.html Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:36:38 MDT What others are saying: Timpview alum Xavier Su'a-Filo could go in the first round of the NFL draft http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602448/What-others-are-saying-Timpview-alum-Xavier-Sua-Filo-could-go-in-the-first-round-of-the-NFL-draft.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602448/What-others-are-saying-Timpview-alum-Xavier-Sua-Filo-could-go-in-the-first-round-of-the-NFL-draft.html As the NFL draft looms a few days away, Timpview High School alumnus Xavier Su’a-Filo has garnered attention as one of... Mon, 05 May 2014 13:05:00 MDT Brad Rock: Key to Utes is keeping quarterbacks healthy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600293/Key-to-Utes-is-keeping-quarterbacks-healthy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600293/Key-to-Utes-is-keeping-quarterbacks-healthy.html Utah's best years have been when the same QB has started all season. However, odds of that happening with any team are slim. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 11:10:00 MDT Mike Sorensen: Pac-12 may get more than its share of bowl berths http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589285/Mike-Sorensen-Pac-12-may-get-more-than-its-share-of-bowl-berths.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589285/Mike-Sorensen-Pac-12-may-get-more-than-its-share-of-bowl-berths.html Three years after not having enough eligible teams for its bowl slots, the Pac-12 should easily fill its bowl allotment this... Sun, 27 Oct 2013 22:14:23 MDT Brad Rock: Jon Hays can relate to Ute QB Adam Schulz http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589097/Brad-Rock-Jon-Hays-can-relate-to-Ute-QB-Adam-Schulz.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589097/Brad-Rock-Jon-Hays-can-relate-to-Ute-QB-Adam-Schulz.html It hasn't been long since the quarterback shuffling last occurred. In fact, just a year. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 18:00:39 MDT A BYU-Utah rematch in the postseason? Fight Hunger Bowl executive director doesn't rule it out http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588679/A-BYU-Utah-rematch-in-the-postseason-Fight-Hunger-Bowl-executive-director-doesnt-rule-it-out.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588679/A-BYU-Utah-rematch-in-the-postseason-Fight-Hunger-Bowl-executive-director-doesnt-rule-it-out.html In his "ask the executive director" segment on the bowl's website, Fight Hunger Bowl executive director Gary Cavalli answered... Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:50:00 MDT Bahamas Bowl: Will the local teams from Utah benefit from college football's new bowl game? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588395/Bahamas-Bowl-Will-the-local-teams-from-Utah-benefit-from-college-footballs-new-bowl-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588395/Bahamas-Bowl-Will-the-local-teams-from-Utah-benefit-from-college-footballs-new-bowl-game.html A new college football bowl game (Bahamas Bowl) was announced today. Will the local teams from Utah benefit from college... Mon, 14 Oct 2013 17:41:06 MDT Dick Harmon: State of Utah hosts 3 outstanding college football coaches Saturday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588081/State-of-Utah-hosts-3-outstanding-college-football-coaches-Saturday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588081/State-of-Utah-hosts-3-outstanding-college-football-coaches-Saturday.html In Boise State's Chris Petersen, Stanford's David Shaw and Georgia Tech's Paul Johnson, the Beehive State will play host... Wed, 09 Oct 2013 19:20:00 MDT Star Lotulelei ready to shine in the NFL http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578857/Star-Lotulelei-ready-to-shine-in-the-NFL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578857/Star-Lotulelei-ready-to-shine-in-the-NFL.html Utah All-American is expected to be among the NFL draft elite. Tue, 23 Apr 2013 19:20:00 MDT Utah football: Utes have solved their depth issues at quarterback http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627545/Utah-football-Utes-have-solved-their-depth-issues-at-quarterback.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627545/Utah-football-Utes-have-solved-their-depth-issues-at-quarterback.html The first-ever meeting of the Amalgamated Quarterbacks of Utah met on Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium, in what was a... Sat, 20 Apr 2013 19:50:00 MDT USU football: Dave Ungerer named special teams coordinator and running backs coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575477/USU-football-Dave-Ungerer-named-special-teams-coordinator-and-running-backs-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575477/USU-football-Dave-Ungerer-named-special-teams-coordinator-and-running-backs-coach.html Dave Ungerer, who has 26 years of coaching experience and has been involved in five bowl games, has been named Utah... Mon, 11 Mar 2013 16:37:21 MDT Georgia Tech beats Southern California in Sun Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619105/Georgia-Tech-beats-Southern-California-in-Sun-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619105/Georgia-Tech-beats-Southern-California-in-Sun-Bowl.html Southern California was ranked No. 1 at the beginning of the season, and Matt Barkley was a strong contender for the Heisman... Mon, 31 Dec 2012 22:04:19 MST Georgia Tech beats Southern California in Sun Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619079/Georgia-Tech-beats-Southern-California-in-Sun-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619079/Georgia-Tech-beats-Southern-California-in-Sun-Bowl.html Southern California was ranked No. 1 at the beginning of the season, and Matt Barkley was a strong contender for the Heisman... Mon, 31 Dec 2012 18:52:49 MST Sports on the air for Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619068/Sports-on-the-air-for-Monday-Dec-31-2012.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619068/Sports-on-the-air-for-Monday-Dec-31-2012.html TELEVISION Mon, 31 Dec 2012 10:58:35 MST USU football: Aggies play Toledo in 2012 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567957/USU-football-Aggies-play-Toledo-in-2012-Famous-Idaho-Potato-Bowl.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567957/USU-football-Aggies-play-Toledo-in-2012-Famous-Idaho-Potato-Bowl.html Utah State football faces the University of Toledo in the 2012 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 15 at 2:30 p.m.... Mon, 03 Dec 2012 10:56:46 MST Utah Utes football notebook: Reggie Dunn wanted chance vs. Colorado and got it http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567416/Utah-Utes-football-notebook-Reggie-Dunn-wanted-chance-vs-Colorado-and-got-it.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567416/Utah-Utes-football-notebook-Reggie-Dunn-wanted-chance-vs-Colorado-and-got-it.html Reggie Dunn and Utah’s kickoff return unit was just hoping for an opportunity. After Colorado’s Marques Mosley... Fri, 23 Nov 2012 19:10:00 MST Brad Rock: Utah Utes need more of what they've got, must improve depth for upcoming seasons http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615900/Utah-Utes-need-more-of-what-theyve-got-must-improve-depth-for-upcoming-seasons.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615900/Utah-Utes-need-more-of-what-theyve-got-must-improve-depth-for-upcoming-seasons.html Remember a few years ago when Kyle Whittingham said he didn't much care for Las Vegas? What he wouldn't give for a trip down... Sun, 18 Nov 2012 00:46:27 MST BYU golf: Zac Blair to compete among nation’s best collegiate golfers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566861/BYU-golf-Zac-Blair-to-compete-among-nation7s-best-collegiate-golfers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566861/BYU-golf-Zac-Blair-to-compete-among-nation7s-best-collegiate-golfers.html Senior Zac Blair will compete in the 2012 Sun Bowl Western Refining College All-America Golf Classic on Nov. 19 and 20 among... Thu, 15 Nov 2012 15:56:09 MST Utah Utes football: Kyle Whittingham to coach his 100th game vs. Washington State Saturday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865565861/Utah-Utes-football-Kyle-Whittingham-to-coach-his-100th-game-vs-Washington-State-Saturday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865565861/Utah-Utes-football-Kyle-Whittingham-to-coach-his-100th-game-vs-Washington-State-Saturday.html When it comes to milestones — like his 100th game as head coach of the Utah Utes — Kyle Whittingham insists it... Thu, 01 Nov 2012 18:09:56 MDT Brad Rock: Utah Utes finally look like they thought they'd look http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614035/Utah-Utes-finally-look-like-they-thought-theyd-look.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765614035/Utah-Utes-finally-look-like-they-thought-theyd-look.html Utah had Cal on the ropes from early to late in Saturday's 49-27 win. They picked off passes, recovered fumbles, rolled on... Sun, 28 Oct 2012 01:28:20 MDT Utah Utes football: Utah adapts to tough conference, no room for error http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765609754/Utah-Utes-football-Utah-adapts-to-tough-conference-no-room-for-error.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765609754/Utah-Utes-football-Utah-adapts-to-tough-conference-no-room-for-error.html Switching conferences has altered the landscape significantly for Utah. The higher degree of difficulty is accompanied by a... Sat, 06 Oct 2012 22:09:04 MDT Utah Utes football: Power rankings not holding true in Pac 12, especially Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606922/Utah-Utes-football-Power-rankings-not-holding-true-in-Pac-12-especially-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606922/Utah-Utes-football-Power-rankings-not-holding-true-in-Pac-12-especially-Utah.html Tue, 25 Sep 2012 21:37:07 MDT Utah Utes football: QB Jon Hays to get redemption shot against ASU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605387/Utah-Utes-football-QB-Jon-Hays-to-get-redemption-shot-against-ASU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605387/Utah-Utes-football-QB-Jon-Hays-to-get-redemption-shot-against-ASU.html His first major college start, against Arizona State last year, was not a memorable one for Jon Hays, at least not in a... Wed, 19 Sep 2012 19:14:53 MDT SUU football: McNabb gives T-birds an explosive playmaker http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599765/SUU-football-McNabb-gives-T-birds-an-explosive-playmaker.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599765/SUU-football-McNabb-gives-T-birds-an-explosive-playmaker.html Southern Utah inherited an explosive playmaker when former University of Utah punt specialist, Griff McNabb, announced his... Mon, 27 Aug 2012 22:16:23 MDT SUU football: Ex-Ute Griff McNabb adds some excitement to Thunderbird roster http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599745/SUU-football-Ex-Ute-Griff-McNabb-adds-some-excitement-to-Thunderbird-roster.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599745/SUU-football-Ex-Ute-Griff-McNabb-adds-some-excitement-to-Thunderbird-roster.html Southern Utah inherited an explosive playmaker when former University of Utah punt specialist, Griff McNabb, announced his... Mon, 27 Aug 2012 21:59:26 MDT 2012 college football preview: Pac-12 conference bowl ties http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599345/2012-college-football-preview-Pac-12-conference-bowl-ties.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599345/2012-college-football-preview-Pac-12-conference-bowl-ties.html The Pac-12 conference is tied to the following bowl games: Sat, 25 Aug 2012 15:33:10 MDT Utah Utes football: More mature DeVonte Christopher leads by example http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598855/Utah-Utes-football-More-mature-DeVonte-Christopher-leads-by-example.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598855/Utah-Utes-football-More-mature-DeVonte-Christopher-leads-by-example.html Utah wide receiver DeVonte Christopher has come of age. At the ripe old age of 22, the fifth-year senior is approaching his... Thu, 23 Aug 2012 14:25:45 MDT Utah Utes football: Freshman Travis Wilson focused only on his own play, improving http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598014/Utah-Utes-football-Freshman-Travis-Wilson-focused-only-on-his-own-play-improving.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765598014/Utah-Utes-football-Freshman-Travis-Wilson-focused-only-on-his-own-play-improving.html Utah quarterback Travis Wilson said his first preseason camp with the Utes went well. Sun, 19 Aug 2012 17:32:24 MDT Brad Rock: If it's about solvency, bring on the NBA ads http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765597483/If-its-about-solvency-bring-on-the-NBA-ads.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765597483/If-its-about-solvency-bring-on-the-NBA-ads.html The NBA is planning to sell a small space on the player uniforms to advertisers. Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:01:06 MDT Brad Rock: Former Utes starting QB Jon Hays isn't too good to wait http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594193/Former-Utes-starting-QB-Jon-Hays-isnt-too-good-to-wait.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594193/Former-Utes-starting-QB-Jon-Hays-isnt-too-good-to-wait.html The unflappable, imperturbable Jon Hays was all by himself, nobody within earshot, after the first day of fall camp. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 16:51:04 MDT BYU, Utah football: Y.'s Riley Nelson, U.'s John White on Maxwell Award watch list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588739/BYU-Utah-football-Ys-Riley-Nelson-Us-John-White-on-Maxwell-Award-watch-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588739/BYU-Utah-football-Ys-Riley-Nelson-Us-John-White-on-Maxwell-Award-watch-list.html BYU senior quarterback Riley Nelson and University of Utah senior running back John White have been named to the 2012 Maxwell... Mon, 09 Jul 2012 23:04:28 MDT John White, Star Lotulelei named to Maxwell and Bednarik watch lists http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588740/John-White-Star-Lotulelei-named-to-Maxwell-and-Bednarik-watch-lists.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588740/John-White-Star-Lotulelei-named-to-Maxwell-and-Bednarik-watch-lists.html Utah running back John White and defensive tackle Star Lotulelei were named to two major watch lists on Monday. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 09:21:00 MDT