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Thunderbirds shut out East to claim first 4A girls soccer title in school history

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 10:12pm

Lily Haskins and Alyssa Spackman each scored a second-half goal to help the Thunderbirds shut out East 2-0 and claim their first Class 4A girls soccer state championship in program history Friday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

BYU-bound Colohan finishes prep career by leading twice-unbeaten Darts to 3rd-straight 5A title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 7:43pm

BYU-bound Mikayla Colohan scored the game-winning goal midway through the first half to lift the Darts to their third-straight Class 5A girls soccer state title and second-straight undefeated season with a 2-1 victory over Fremont.

Previewing the NBA's Western Conference

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 3:31pm

With the NBA's regular season just four days away, let's preview the NBA's Western Conference. Who are the contenders, and where do the Utah Jazz stack up?

Scouting the UCLA Bruins

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 12:47pm

UCLA is 3-4, injured and struggling, having lost two in a row, yet is still a seven-point favorite this week against Utah. Can the Utes get it done in the Rose Bowl?

WSU alum Damian Lillard pays homage to Utah with debut album

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 11:02am

Former Weber State star Damian Lillard released his debut rap album Thursday night and talks about his time living in Utah in a song. Also, an MLB pitcher got some unusual gifts from fans while pitching in the playoffs.

Runnin' Utes picked to finish 8th in Pac-12

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 11:01am

Coming off a second-place finish in the Pac-12 last season, the Runnin’ Utes are predicted to finish eighth in the conference for the 2016-17 season.

Grading another narrow BYU loss, at No. 14 Boise State

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 3:10am

The Cougars (4-4) have lost to three teams currently ranked in the top-25 in the Broncos, No. 19 Utah and No. 12 West Virginia, and move into a bye week before playing at Cincinnati on Nov. 5. Here’s how the team graded out in another close loss.

McNichols rallies No. 14 Boise State past BYU

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 1:41am

Jeremy McNichols ran for 140 yards and the go-ahead touchdown, and added 109 receiving yards and a score, to help the No. 14 Broncos rally past BYU, 28-27 in a wild Thursday night game at Albertsons Stadium.

Rypien helps No. 14 Boise State hold off BYU, 28-27

Jason Chatraw, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 21st - 1:00am

Brett Rypien threw for 442 yards and three touchdowns as No. 14 Boise State overcame five turnovers to hold off BYU 28-27 Thursday night.

Game Center: BYU at No. 14 Boise State  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 8:15pm

Follow along as the BYU Cougars take on the No. 14 Boise State Broncos at Albertsons Stadium in Boise, Idaho with's live Game Center.

3 keys to beating the Broncos

Dylan Cannon, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 1:14pm

The BYU football team, riding a three-game winning streak, heads up to Boise to take on the Boise State Broncos on the smurf turf in a Thursday night showcase on ESPN. Here are three keys for a Cougar victory.

When microphone fails during national anthems, fans come to rescue

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 11:02am

In Vancouver, anthem singer Jim Byrnes' microphone failed mid-anthem. That's when the fans came together to finish The Star Spangled Banner, and then sang O Canada to boot.

Battle of Blue: is BYU-Boise State a rivalry?

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:47am

Everybody needs a rivalry; it's what makes college football fun. But is BYU-Boise State a rivalry?

KSL Pick'em: College football week 8 staff selections

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:25am

This week's schedule gets underway tonight as BYU travels north to take on Boise State. The rest of the week's games take place on Saturday, with No. 19 Utah facing UCLA in the Rose Bowl, Utah State hosting Fresno State, No. 1 Alabama playing against No. 6 Texas A&M, and No. 20 Western Michigan playing Eastern Michigan.

Prep football: Davis, Syracuse, Viewmont emerge from Region 2 six-team tie

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 11:09pm

Six teams entered the night tied at 3-2 for the top spot in the region, and they all played each other. Here's how the results shook out. As always, click the video above to view highlights.

The Triple Team: 3 thoughts on Jazz vs. Trail Blazers

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 10:38pm

On the Jazz's tough matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers, Rodney Hood's return and his role in the offense without Gordon Hayward, and impending Jazz roster cuts.

BYU's Hatch savors 1st career appearance with U.S. women's national team

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 10:28pm

BYU senior Ashley Hatch earned her first senior international cap in the 75th minute as the United States took a 4-0 win over Switzerland in an international friendly Wednesday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

American Fork exhausts depth to claim 5A girls cross-country championship

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 8:13pm

The Cavemen rode four of the top-15 finishes to their third-straight state championship, ending the careers of a dominant run of American Fork harriers Wednesday afternoon.

Clinger repeats to lead American Fork boys back to 5A cross-country state title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 7:00pm

After falling to a disappointing third place last year, Casey Clinger clocked a 14-minute, 42.9-second 5K to lead the Cavemen to the Class 5A boys cross-country state championship Wednesday at Sugarhouse Park.