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Locals in the NFL: Week 13

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 11:11pm

Defense rules this past week as locals' interceptions caused a stir in this week's action.

Penny, Pumphrey lead San Diego State to Mountain West title

Bob Moen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 10:30pm

Rashaad Penny rushed for 117 yards and two touchdowns, and Donnel Pumphrey added 110 yards and one TD as San Diego State beat Wyoming 27-24 on Saturday for its second consecutive Mountain West Conference championship.

Indiana State comes back to edge Utah State 62-61

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 3rd - 10:10pm

T.J. Bell scored a layup in a crowd under the basket with two seconds remaining as Indiana State rallied to edge Utah State 62-61 Saturday night as part of the Mountain West/Missouri Valley Challenge.

Utah State player pleads guilty to drug, weapon charges

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 12:16pm

A 24-year-old former Utah State football player has pleaded guilty to felony drug and weapon charges after he was charged with selling drugs.

KSL Pick'em: College football week 14 staff selections

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Dec 2nd - 10:38am

Conference championship week kicks off with No. 4 Washington taking on No. 8 Colorado for the Pac-12 title in San Fransisco. Tomorrow, No. 19 Navy looks to make a case for a G5 New Year's 6 bid hosting Temple, No. 9 Oklahoma plays rival No. 10 Oklahoma State for Big 12 supremacy, No. 1 Alabama fights No. 15 Florida for the SEC title and No. 6 Wisconsin plays No. 7 Penn State for the Big 10 title.

Mika, BYU hold off Utah State to snap 2-game skid

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 11:54pm

Eric Mika had 20 points and six rebounds to help BYU snap a two-game losing streak with a 77-63 win over Utah State on Wednesday night at Vivint Arena.

Utah State gets out-toughed by rival BYU

Kyle McDonald, Contributor  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:25pm

The USU Aggies gave up 23 offensive rebounds and 20 second-chance points, leading head coach Tim Duryea to call it an embarrassing game and one that the Aggies got out-toughed in physically.

BYU's season has a familiar look to it

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 10:17am

Now that the college football regular season is over, it is time to review the accomplishments of BYU, Utah and Utah State. Since going independent, BYU's seasons have looked the same. Utah also has a had a familiar look. USU was disappointing.

Utah State looking to control tempo against in-state rival BYU

Kyle McDonald, Contributor  |  Posted  Nov 30th - 8:15am

Utah State and BYU will take the court at Vivint Arena on Wednesday night, and the Aggies will look to slow down a BYU offense that is averaging over 90 points per game.

Cougars, Aggies each looking to snap 2-game losing streak

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 9:12pm

Both teams will try to get back on track when they tip off Wednesday at 7 p.m. MT at Vivint Arena, with BYU’s back-to-back losses coming to Valparaiso in Las Vegas and Utah Valley at home.

KSL Pick'em: BYU fans sweep Week 13 awards

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 10:00am

In the last week of the regular season for many college football teams, BYU fans swept the winners circle, earning gift cards courtesy of Mountain America Credit Union.

Locals in the NFL: Week 12

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted  Nov 29th - 9:11am

Alex Smith comes up clutch, Van Noy is finding his place with the Patriots, and two former Southern Utah players are seeing more playing time.

Wyoming backs into championship game, Boise State's New Year's dreams crushed

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 3:49pm

In a weird week in the Mountain West, Wyoming, Boise State and San Diego State all lose. Wyoming advances to the championship game over Boise State, and a rematch of two weeks ago is set.

Great Clips of the Week: Dallin Leavitt's Titanic-sized interception

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 11:00am

The final week of the college football regular season had a lot to offer. Here are some moments that made us laugh, smile and chuckle during rivalry week.

SportsBeat: BYU retains the Wagon Wheel; Utah falls to No. 9 Colorado  |  Posted  Nov 28th - 12:11am

Former Utah defensive lineman Christian Cox and BYU linebacker David Nixon break down the Cougars’ win over the Aggies in the regular-season finale for both teams, and No. 21 Utah's loss at No. 9 Colorado.

Grading Utah State's final game of the 2016 season

Kyle McDonald, Contributor  |  Posted  Nov 27th - 6:48pm

For the second straight year and third time in the last four tries, Utah State has lost to in-state rival BYU and here are the grades that the Aggies received in their final game of the season.

Williams, BYU rush past Utah State for Old Wagon Wheel; QB Hill injured in 4th quarter

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 11:31pm

Jamaal Williams ran for 131 yards and a touchdown in his first game action since Oct. 14, and BYU piled up more than 200 yards on the ground to pull away from Utah State, 28-10, in the final home game of the 2016 season at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

Game Center: BYU vs. Utah State  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 8:15pm

Follow along as the BYU Cougars take on the in-state rival Utah State Aggies at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah with's live Game Center.

Records aside, Cougars expecting 'a battle' with in-state rival Utah State

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 9:01am

Like most non-local recruits, former BYU quarterback Ty Detmer didn’t know much about the battle for the Old Wagon Wheel between BYU and Utah State before his playing days commenced in 1987.

3 BYU storylines to watch against Utah State

Dylan Cannon, Contributor  |  Posted  Nov 25th - 5:56pm

The Cougar football team finishes up its 2016 regular season with a home tilt against in-state foe Utah State Saturday. Here are three storylines to watch for.