Arnie Ferrin

''Blitz Kids': Winning NCAA set players on path to greatness

For some, winning a national championship would be the pinnacle of success. For players on the University of Utah's 1944 NCAA championship team, it was only the... Read more »

March 13, 2012

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'Blitz Kids': Utah manager finds 'lucky' Bible, team gets 2nd chance

The season was over. After the University of Utah lost to Adolph Rupp's Kentucky squad in the first round of the 1944 NIT, Utah coach Vadal Peterson wandered the... Read more »

March 12, 2012

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Japanese-American stormed '44 tourney

During World War II, more than 100,000 Japanese-Americans were forced to leave their homes and were relocated to isolated internment camps throughout the country.... Read more »

March 11, 2012

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Utah Utes basketball notebook: Larry Scott says Utah's integration has been smooth

Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said the University of Utah has been a "very natural fit" for the conference. Nearly a year into it, he added, the league can look back... Read more »

March 7, 2012

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Utah Utes lock up No. 11 seed

Utah didn't leave Gill Coliseum completely empty handed Thursday night. Read more »

March 2, 2012

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Utah's Arnie Ferrin to be inducted into Pac-12 Basketball Hall of Honor

Arnie Ferrin is making history once again. The four-time All-American, who led Utah to the 1944 NCAA championship and 1947 NIT title, will be the program's first... Read more »

Feb. 8, 2012

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