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Four-time champ Lee leads South Summit to first 2A title since 2011; Duchesne, Bear River tops in 1A, 3A

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 9:07pm

Matt Lee won his fourth state wrestling championship, and South Summit secured its first Class 2A state title since 2011 Saturday evening at Utah Valley's UCCU Center.

Emery stays hot with 31, BYU beats Santa Clara 96-62

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 7:11pm

Nick Emery had 18 of his 31 points before intermission Saturday and BYU cruised in the second half to beat Santa Clara 96-62.

Pulsipher shoots BYU women past Santa Clara, one win from WCC title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 4:48pm

Makenzi Morrison Pulsipher scored 13 of her game-high 25 points in the second quarter as the BYU women's basketball team won its 14th-straight game, 70-63, over Santa Clara to pull within a win over the West Coast Conference title Saturday afternoon.

Blackmon too much as Layton sweeps series with Davis; Murray boy's hoops tops Hillcrest

KSL.com  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 10:44pm

Julian Blackmon had 19 points, three assists and five steals to help Layton's boy's basketball team sweep the season series with Region 2 rival Davis, 62-50.

South Summit puts pressure on Delta at 2A wrestling tourney

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 10:14pm

Delta's streak of seven-straight Class 2A state wrestling championships may be in question. South Summit surged to a first-day finish of 117 points Friday at Utah Valley's UCCU Center, just one and a half points behind the longtime champion Rabbits.

US beats World 157-154 in Rising Stars Challenge

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 9:10pm

The Latest on Friday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):

BYU's Rydalch nails half-court buzzer-beater; Bill Walton does Bill Walton things

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 11:01am

There have been a lot of game winners this week, even with teams from the state of Utah. Here's one more.

Utah Jazz trade targets

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 10:45am

The NBA's trade deadline is now less than a week away. Here are some potential trade targets for the Utah Jazz.

Emery propels BYU past San Francisco 114-89

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 10:40pm

Nick Emery sank 10 3-pointers and scored a career-high 37 points to propel BYU to a 114-89 win over San Francisco on Thursday night.

5A STATE WRESTLING: Anderson leads Pleasant Grove to 6th straight title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 10:36pm

Pleasant Grove's Ben Anderson had waited four years for the chance to write his name in the Utah wrestling record books. He wasn't going to wait a minute longer.

Bolomboy's 22 leads Weber State past Sacramento State 63-50

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 10:30pm

Joel Bolomboy scored 22 points and tied his career-high with 23 rebounds to help Weber State to a 63-50 win over Sacramento State Thursday night and remain one game behind Montana for the Big Sky Conference lead.

4A STATE WRESTLING: Father-son combo Dischers lead Wasps to 2nd straight title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 10:05pm

Thursday night's state wrestling title was extra special for Wasatch's Jakob Discher — not just because he celebrated his own title and a second-straight Class 4A championship with the Wasps at Utah Valley's UCCU Center. He did so with his dad.

Utah football promotes 3 to new positions on staff

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 3:54pm

The University of Utah football program announced three new promotions to its coaching staff Thursday.

Refs ruin end of college basketball game; Peyton Manning with egg on face

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 2:41pm

Refs ruined the end of the Colorado State-Boise State basketball game Wednesday night after a controversial call.

Cougars' bounce-back resolve will be tested at San Francisco

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 11:59am

The 2015-16 season hasn't been perfect for BYU men's basketball — far from it, at 17-8 on the season and 8-4 in West Coast Conference play. But every time the Cougars have been knocked down, they've managed to get back up.

Hill's return might not be in BYU's best interest

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 9:32am

Taysom Hill has been an explosive player for BYU, but the quarterback's college career has been plagued by injuries. Having already graduated Hill could transfer and be immediately eligible. The new coaches say they want Hill to return to BYU.

Dave Rose: 'One guy needs to rise up'

Freddy Woods  |  Posted  Feb 11th - 7:50am

During the "Coach Rose Show," Dave Rose discussed the importance of someone stepping up and leading the team through adversity.

Bonam scores 18 as Utah beats Washington 90-82

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 10:10pm

Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak addressed the play of Lorenzo Bonam and others during a team meeting this week. The Utes were coming off consecutive losses and Bonam was benched in a loss to Oregon on Sunday.

The Triple Team: 3 thoughts on Jazz vs. Pelicans

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Feb 10th - 9:49pm

Three thoughts on the Jazz not getting much help from their bench, turnovers hurting Utah, and an estimation of the chances that the Jazz make a deal before next week's trade deadline.