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U. to conduct feasibility study in possible Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 7:01pm

The University of Utah will conduct a feasibility study to review the expansion of the south end zone of Rice-Eccles Stadium, the university announced Monday morning.

Utah gymnastics: Inspiring young girls just as important as winning

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 1:46pm

Utah gymnastics is a dynasty in college gymnastics, winning 10 national titles. But besides winning, Utah coaches prioritize teaching the team to be an example to aspiring athletes.

Isaac Asiata hopes to add 'NFL' to resume

Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:17am

He’s a four-year starter, a Morris Trophy winner and one of the best offensive guards to play at the University of Utah. And soon, Isaac Asiata hopes to introduce himself as an NFL player.

Hunter Dimick highlights Utah’s 2017 Pro Day

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 4:46pm

With multiple scouts from nearly every NFL team in town, former University of Utah football players looked to put their best foot forward in an effort to show what they can offer the NFL at Utah’s Pro Day Thursday.

Fayetteville regional is a reunion for Utah gymnastics

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 23rd - 1:32pm

Utah gymnastics is gearing up for yet another run for the NCAA championship, something it’s never missed in its existence. This time, though, its regional acts as a reunion.

Sugg's 2 homers help BYU softball upset No. 11 Utah in lone game of season  |  Posted   Mar 22nd - 10:47pm

Libby Sugg slugged a pair of two-run homers to lead the BYU softball team to a 4-3 upset of No. 11 Utah in the lone game of the season between the two teams Wednesday at Gail Miller Field in Provo.

Utah gymnastics selected as top seed for Fayetteville Regionals

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 20th - 2:39pm

The team, which has never missed an NCAA Championship, learned its seeding and destination during the selection show Monday afternoon.

Skinner leads Utah gymnastics to win Pac-12 title

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:12am

The fifth-ranked Red Rocks annihilated the Pac-12 Gymnastics Championship, scoring a season-high 197.925, to win their third conference title in four years.

Josh Furlong: Utah basketball lacked leadership

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 11:54am

Since taking over as the head coach for the University of Utah’s men’s basketball program, Larry Krystkowiak has tried to develop a three-fold mission to approaching the game with his teams: play hard, play smart and play together.

Hutchison scores 34, Boise St beats Utah 73-68 in NIT

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 14th - 11:04pm

Chandler Hutchison had a career-high 34 points, Marcus Dickinson scored 10 of his career-best 12 points in the final 12 minutes and Boise State overcame an 11-point second-half deficit to beat Utah 73-68 on Tuesday night in an opening-round game of the NIT.

3 local women's basketball teams head to the postseason

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 14th - 12:51pm

Just like in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, no local squad will represent Utah in the top women's tournament. But three local teams earned postseason invites late Monday night.

Utah gymnastics named No. 2 seed for Pac-12 championships

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 13th - 10:56pm

The Utah gymnastics team finished the regular season fifth in the nation. Now, the Red Rocks are headed to the Pac-12 gymnastics championships as the No. 2 seed.

2017 NIT Bracket  |  Posted   Mar 13th - 2:15pm

The Utes and the Cougars may have missed out on the Big Dance this year, but postseason play is still alive for both teams in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT). Follow the road to Madison Square Garden with's live Game Center.

Utah to play Boise State in NIT as a 3 seed

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 12th - 8:04pm

The University of Utah men’s basketball program will continue its postseason play after being selected for the 2017 National Invitational Tournament.

Villanova gets top seed in NCAA Tournament; Syracuse out

Eddie Pells, AP National Writer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 12th - 6:31pm

For pure drama, best wait 'til the shots start flying.

Gymanstics: Utah falls to Georgia despite Lee's shining return to all-around

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 11th - 10:38pm

The fifth-ranked Utah gymnastics team didn’t finish its regular-season finale the way it wanted against No. 7 Georgia, but Kari Lee returned to the floor lineup and all-around for the first time in more than a year.

How the NIT selection process works

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 11th - 10:04am

Local teams BYU and Utah had their individual successes this season but will be held out of the NCAA Tournament, barring some unusual circumstances. However, both teams appear to be a lock for the NIT.

BYU-Utah basketball in the NIT? Why it could happen

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 11th - 8:01am

After BYU’s blowout loss to Saint Mary’s, and Utah’s upsetting loss to Cal in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Tournament, the Cougars and Utes may be headed on a collision course in the second-tier National Invitation Tournament matchup.

Cal holds off Utah 78-75 in Pac-12 quarterfinals

John Marshall, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 9th - 7:34pm

The California Bears were embarrassed the last time they played Utah, a 30-point loss that put a dent in their NCAA Tournament aspirations.

Pac-12 Tournament Blog: Bears send Utes packing

Josh Furlong and Robert Jackson  |  Posted   Mar 9th - 5:46pm

The Pac-12 Tournament is back and we'll be giving you the various sights, sounds and insights to the games that will take place over the weekend. Follow along to see what's happening at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas as a team is named the Pac-12 champion.