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Defending champion Warriors stave off elimination, beat OKC

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 11:20pm

"We ain't going home! We're not going home!" Stephen Curry screamed at the top of his lungs.

Viewmont boys capture first 5A soccer title in 21 years

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:46pm

Kason Larsen's uncle Josh was on Viewmont's last state title-winning boys soccer team in 1995. He made his mark on the Vikings' latest triumph Thursday night at Juan Diego.

Spanish Fork wins second consecutive 4A softball championship

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:35pm

Spanish Fork won the 4A softball title for the second straight season by defeating the Maple Mountain Eagles 5-2 Thursday evening.

Walk-off home run gives Riverton comeback for 5A softball title

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 26th - 9:34pm

A walk-off three-run home run with two strikes and two outs left by Riverton's Taylor Eakle gave the Silverwolves the 5A state championship over West.

Baylor demotes Starr, fires coach amid sex assaults scandal

Jim Vertuno, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 26th - 8:10pm

Ken Starr, who zealously pursued charges against a sitting U.S. president in a White House sex scandal, was stripped of his job as president of Baylor University on Thursday after a scathing review found that under his leadership, the school did little to respond to accusations of sexual assault involving members of its vaunted football program.

Golden Eagles earn 4th straight shutout to claim 4A soccer title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 26th - 7:24pm

Dawson Beutler scored the only goal of the match 15 minutes in, and goalkeeper Spencer Young marshaled Maple Mountain’s defense to its 15th shutout of the year in a 1-0 win over Orem to clinch the 4A state title Thursday afternoon.

Runnin’ Utes schedule future series with Butler, Xavier and BYU

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 26th - 6:54pm

The University of Utah announced Thursday three new basketball series for the upcoming two seasons.

Orem baseball's Hermansen leads dad's team to 4A title game, will face Timpanogos

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 26th - 4:43pm

Orem coach Carl Hermansen’s son Fisher drove in the game-winner with a walk-off single on two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally the Tigers to a 7-6 win over Corner Canyon in the 4A winner’s bracket final Thursday at UVU.

What are realistic expectations for BYU football in 2016?

Mitch Harper, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 26th - 11:01am

What should the expectations for fans be for BYU football this fall?

Rucker, No. 30 Cougars 'all business' in opening WCC Tourney

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 26th - 10:15am

Unbeaten right-hander Michael Rucker (11-0) is scheduled to take the hill Thursday when second-seeded BYU opens the West Coast Conference Tournament against No. 3-seed Gonzaga at 8 p.m. MT in Stockton, California.

LeBron, Love power Cavaliers to 116-78 romp over Raptors

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:10pm

Back home, the Cavaliers were not hospitable.

UVU's Frey commits to Montana State for final year of college hoops

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:08pm

Utah Valley’s Konner Frey announced Wednesday that he was transferring to Montana State for the final year of his collegiate eligibility.

'Five feet and all clutch': Adler's bomb sends Riverton to 5A softball championship game

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 25th - 9:39pm

Katie Adler’s two-run shot over the centerfield fence in the seventh inning proved to be the go-ahead run as Riverton stunned West, 11-9, with a six-run seventh inning Wednesday at Valley Softball Complex.

Spanish Fork scores early to coast into 4A softball championship game

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 25th - 9:10pm

Mallory Barber and Gabriell Beckstrom drove in three RBI in the bottom of the first inning Wednesday to help Spanish Fork roll by Region 8 rival Maple Mountain, 8-2, in the winner’s bracket final of the 4A state softball tournament at Valley Complex.

Is Thon Maker who he says he is?

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 25th - 8:14pm

Thon Maker was fantastic in interviews with the media in Salt Lake Wednesday, saying all of the right things. Is he actually the kind of player he says he is?

WCC baseball tournament preview capsules

Dylan Cannon, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 25th - 5:03pm

After a three-game sweep over Santa Clara, the BYU Cougar baseball team secured a piece of the regular season conference WCC title and a two seed in the tournament. Here's a breakdown of the four teams in the tournament.

Have You Seen This? 8-year-old Utahn wakes up early to shred

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  May 25th - 1:12pm

One 8-year-old Utahn is about to put all of our morning routines to shame.

Charles Barkley gets humbled; Neymar meets his twin

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  May 25th - 11:00am

Charles Barkley gets humbled by Ernie Johnson, Neymar has a twin and Miguel Cabrera lets one pitcher know how he feels about a pitch. More fun stories from the world of sports in today's From Left Field!

BYU QBs: Will 2 be better than 1?

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 25th - 10:16am

BYU could enter the season with a potentially sticky situation at quarterback, bringing back two experienced players in Taysom Hill and Tanner Mangum. Having two excellent options could divide the team with some preferring one over the other.