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Utah golfers open PGA postseason at FedEx Cup playoffs

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 8:20pm

Farmington native Danny Summerhays will open the FedEx Cup playoffs as a playing partner with Rory McIlroy, and the two are excited to be together.

Little League coach/dad goes to the mound to tell his pitcher/son he loves him

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 11:00am

A Little League coach/dad goes to the mound to tell his pitcher/son he loves him; Josh Norman talks smack about Demaryius Thomas, who then quiets Norman with one tweet; and the South Korean Little League team celebration pays homage to Usain Bolt.

BYU foes cry foul over age issue

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 10:16am

BYU has decided to go with the 26-year-old Taysom Hill as its starting quarterback. His age, combined with anticipated success, is bound to draw the ire of competing coaches, who will note that BYU players often are much older than their players.

Taysom Hill named BYU starting quarterback ahead of 2016 season

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 8:09pm

Taysom Hill woke up Tuesday morning as a 26-year-old fifth-year senior — and BYU's starting quarterback, offensive coordinator Ty Detmer confirmed after practice.

Cory Butler-Byrd partially reinstated at Utah

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 11:41am

Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham announced Tuesday a partial reinstatement for senior receiver Cory Butler-Byrd.

Aly Raisman asked out on date by NFL player, says yes

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 11:03am

U.S. gymnast Aly Raisman said yes to a video date request from an Oakland Raider this weekend. Meanwhile, one minor leaguer did some damage to his own car with a grand slam.

Could BYU and Utah's best compete with Alabama?

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 10:18am

Examining the best players from BYU, and Utah's roster, could a super team comprised of both rosters compete with the best teams in college football?

Predicting the 2016 Utes season: Worst-case scenario

Andrew Gorringe, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 23rd - 8:35am

Predicting the Utes' 2016 season, and the worst-case scenario that could happen for Kyle Whittingham and his team.

Huskers snap No. 16 BYU soccer's 18-match home win streak

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 8:44pm

Nebraska’s Haley Hanson scored the lone goal of the match 10 minutes after halftime, and Aubrei Corder made it stand to give the Huskers a 1-0 win on opening night in Provo.

Utes countdown No. 10: Jason Thompson, Riley Richmond

Griffin Adams, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 6:38pm

It's just 10 days until the Utes begin their season, so we're taking a look at Jason Thompson and Riley Richmond, who will both wear No. 10 this year.

Marcus Paige signs contract with Jazz

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 4:21pm

Four-year North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige was signed to a contract by the Utah Jazz Monday.

Headlining the top in-state preps

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 2:07pm

As prep play begins, takes a closer look at the top-ranked football players in the state, as well as those making a name for themselves, with recruiting updates and performance trackers.

Best-case scenario for BYU football

Dylan Cannon, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 11:45am

Summer is ending, and that means college football is almost here. Here's a look at what a dream season for BYU football would look like in 2016.

Great Clips: American halts pole vault to address flag; Al Roker dresses down Ryan Lochte

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 11:00am

An American halted his pole vaulting attempt to pay respect to the flag during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner; Al Roker isn't buying Ryan Lochte's "lies"; and a favorite face reappeared during the Closing Ceremonies in Rio de Janeiro.

Mistakes behind him, Domo Hatfield emerges as defensive leader

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 10:13am

Coming into his junior season last year, cornerback Dominique Hatfield was a marked man — a young college football player in trouble with the law. It was the exact thing he tried to avoid by moving from his crime-ridden hometown of Los Angeles.

'We're one big family': Weber football rallies around coach's wife in time of need

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 7:44pm

Weber state coach Jay Hill’s wife Sara was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma Aug. 9, and she is beginning chemotherapy as the Wildcats wrap up fall camp.

US romps to men's basketball gold, beats Serbia 96-66

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 5:40pm

The trip wasn't always easy, though they arrived at their expected destination.

Utes countdown No. 11: Kyle Fitts, Raelon Singleton

Griffin Adams,  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 2:31pm

The Utes countdown continues, and with just 11 days to go, we take a look at Kyle Fitts and Raelon Singleton, both wearing No. 11 this season.

Utah 'receiving votes' in preseason AP Top 25 poll

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 8:36am

The Associated Press releases its preseason Top 25 poll Sunday, and Utah is in the “receiving votes” category of the poll.