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Coach Kyle Whittingham: 'Be an elite person'

Mike Grant  |  Posted  Jun 28th - 2:16pm

A coach is only as good as his players. Kyle Whittingham understands that recruiting is the lifeblood of his program and it never stops.

UTEcast 6-27

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 5:12pm

This week on the UTEcast recruits Breiden Fehoko, Josh Soifua and Brendan Heale join us in studio to talk about the All-Poly Football Camp, plus should the Utes ask for a 2 for 1 with BYU as well as a preview of the Utah vs. UCLA Thursday night game in October.

Utah Men's Basketball Adds Connor Van Brocklin

Drew Wiseman, U Of U Press Release  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 11:38am

The Utah men's basketball program has announced the addition of Connor Van Brocklin for the 2013-14 season.

Larry Krystkowiak: 'One of the best things that has happened for us'

Mike Grant  |  Posted  Jun 27th - 10:52am

The end of June is not a hot time for college basketball, unless it is players heading to the NBA. This month was different for Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak, he isn't going anywhere.

Utah football: 2 players the Utes can't afford to lose

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 26th - 12:28pm

It seems at every single football event, whether before the games or after, every coach, analyst, or player talks about the importance of the offensive line and in particular the left tackle.

VIDEO: Crimson Corner 6-23

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 24th - 8:00am

This week on the Crimson Corner, Mike Grant and Robert Jackson tell you why Brian Blechen will be the Utes next "Star", Quinton Pedroza is dismissed from the team, and Jeremiah Jensen catches up with former Ute and current Miami Dolphins DL Paul Soliai at his charity golf tournament.

Utah football's 'Next Star': Brian Blechen

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 21st - 5:45pm

Whether it is a game saving interception, a bit hit or a crucial pass breakup, if he can stay healthy, Brian Blechen has a chance to be Utah's next "Star" in 2013.

Pedroza dismissed from the team

Mike Grant  |  Posted  Jun 19th - 10:15am

Utah wide receiver Quinton Pedroza was dismissed from the team for disciplinary reasons.

VIDEO: Crimson Corner 6-16

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 17th - 11:08am

This week on the Crimson Corner we explore the Utes biggest needs to replace on the football team, Dennis Erickson was on the UTEcast and knows the Utes aren't getting any respect going into the 2013 season, and we catch up with Chris Burgess who was hired on Larry Krystkowiak's staff.

Utah football: Biggest needs to replace

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 14th - 3:27pm

With 75% of the starting defensive line gone, the Utes need to replace 11.5 sacks and the best run-stopper in the Pac-12 conference — that and a running back that has accounted for nearly a third of the Utes total offense over the last two seasons.

UTEcast 6-13

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 13th - 7:32pm

This week on the UTEcast we caught up with the newest Ute basketball coach, Chris Burgess, talked football with co-offensive coordinator Dennis Erickson and dove into some recruiting analysis with targets Jamal Scott and Aaron Sharp.

Utah Men's Basketball Welcomes Chris Burgess Back to Program

Drew Wiseman, U Of U Press Release  |  Posted  Jun 12th - 10:39am

Utah men's basketball head coach Larry Krystkowiak has announced the addition of former Runnin' Ute Chris Burgess to the program as an undergraduate assistant coach.

VIDEO: Crimson Corner 6-9

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 10th - 10:50am

On the Crimson Corner this week, the Golden Nugget released football odds, Jason Washburn works out for the Jazz, Trey Nielsen gets drafted, and future Utah baseball player Riley Otteson wins the Deseret News Mr. Baseball award.

Utes receive little love in early betting lines; Cougars favored in rivalry game

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 7th - 2:27pm

We may still be 83 days away until the 2013 college football season officially kicks off (not that we're counting) but it's never too early to start making your way too early projections on how your team will fare.

UTEcast 6-6

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 7th - 10:51am

In the first hour of this week's episode we each gave our version of who should be on the Mt. Rushmore of Utah football - who do you think should be part of the four? We also caught up with Utes defensive line coach Ilaisa Tuiaki to get his take on the tough task of replacing Star Lotulelei.

Washburn works out for Jazz

Mike Grant  |  Posted  Jun 6th - 4:42pm

When Jack Cooley's flight got cancelled, the Jazz called Jason Washburn to come work out a day early and "Wash" was ready, willing, and grateful for the chance.

Utah will host North Dakota in 2017

Mike Grant and Und Press Release  |  Posted  Jun 5th - 11:06am

The gap will be just over 75 years, but the University of North Dakota football team will play its second game against a member of the Pac-12 Conference when the Green and White travel to Salt Lake City in 2017 to take on the University of Utah in the season-opener for both schools.

VIDEO: Crimson Corner 6-2

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Jun 3rd - 9:59am

On the Crimson Corner this week, Alex Smith and Sean Smith are in Kansas City, Paul Kruger in studio with Rod Zundel, and the Utah football program is putting on youth camps.

UTEcast 5-30

Mike Grant and Robert Jackson  |  Posted  May 31st - 10:20am

This week we broke down the Pac-12 TV schedule that was released, previewed the upcoming matchup with Oregon State and spoke with 3 star QB recruit Aaron Sharp.

Phil Steele announces his 2013 Preseason All-Pac-12 Team and four game times solidified

Mike Grant  |  Posted  May 29th - 3:59pm

It is in one word, humbling. For Utah football fans it should be another word, motivating.