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Komets scored two late to take 2-0 series lead to Utah in ECHL semifinal  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 10:20pm

The Fort Wayne Komets scored two goals in the third period to earn a 5-3 win Saturday night over the Utah Grizzlies and return to Utah with a 2-0 advantage in the best-of-seven series.

Real Salt Lake beats Dynamo 2-1, moves into 1st-place tie

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 10:00pm

Yura Movsisyan scored the go-ahead goal in the 70th minute and Real Salt Lake beat the Houston Dynamo 2-1 on Saturday night to move into a tie for the MLS lead.

Where local athletes ended up in the NFL

Josh Furlong and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 7:34pm

The 2016 NFL Draft has come to a close and six local football players were drafted to various teams. However, several local athletes also signed a free agency deal following the draft. The following is a where local athletes ended up in the draft or in free agency.

No. 30 BYU baseball walks off with win over Gonzaga on 5-run 9th

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 5:23pm

Eric Urry scored from third base on a walk-off sacrifice fly to cap a five-run ninth inning as No. 30 BYU baseball knocked off visiting Gonzaga 5-4 to sweep the series Saturday in Provo.

2016 NFL Draft Board  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 5:15pm

The 2016 NFL Draft begins Thursday night as college athletes look to make a jump to the highest level of football. Follow along as the first round of the draft kicks off Thursday night.

SUU's Killebrew drafted by Detroit Lions; Sims goes to Titans

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 12:49pm

Southern Utah's Miles Killebrew was drafted in the fourth round of the NFL draft Saturday by the Detroit Lions. In the fifth round, teammate LeShaun Sims went to the Tennessee Titans.

Utah's Devontae Booker drafted No. 136 overall by Denver Broncos

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 12:02pm

Former Utah running back Devontae Booker was drafted No. 136 overall to the Denver Broncos in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft Saturday.

Fort Wayne takes Game 1 on Grizzlies in ECHL West semifinals  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 10:33pm

The Fort Wayne Comets scored two goals in the final period to open the ECHL Western Conference semifinals with a 6-4 win over the Utah Grizzlies on Friday night.

LBs Jack, Jaylon Smith go early in 2nd round of NFL draft

Jay Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 9:20pm

It was a long wait and a soft landing for Myles Jack and Jaylon Smith.

Aggies' Vigil drafted by Bengals, Fackrell goes to Packers in subsequent picks

Sean Walker and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 8:57pm

Kyler Fackrell was a major cog in Utah State’s defense during his four-year tenure as a standout linebacker with the Aggies. But his career won’t stop there.

Bronson Kaufusi selected in NFL Draft's 3rd round by Baltimore Ravens

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 7:59pm

Former BYU and Timpview High standout Bronson Kaufusi has always dreamed of playing in the NFL. His dream has become a reality.

Dixie State, Legend Solar combine on 10,000-seat football stadium in St. George

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 6:25pm

Washington, Utah-based Legend Solar announced the largest donation in Dixie State University history with a $10 million check to go towards the school’s football stadium renovations. With the donation, the school will rename Hansen Stadium.

Rodney Hood scouting report shows second-year leap

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 11:20am

The Jazz's starting shooting guard took big strides in his second NBA season. An in-depth look of where Hood's game stands now.

Zeke Elliott wins NFL Draft's first round; Laremy Tunsil's bizarre evening

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 11:08am

Thursday was NFL draft day, which made it a national holiday — or at least a holiday in some local populations. Here are a few highlights from the draft, which saw Cal quarterback Jared Goff go No. 1 overall to the L.A. Rams.

Laremy Tunsil's slide in draft ends when Dolphins pick him

Steven Wine, Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 10:03am

Tackle Laremy Tunsil's surprising and costly slide in the NFL draft ended with the 13th pick Thursday, where he was taken by the Miami Dolphins.

Southern Utah trio set to make history at NFL Draft

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 10:46pm

LeShaun Sims is part of a trio of NFL draft prospects from Southern Utah that are likely to feature in this week’s NFL draft in Chicago, which starts Thursday at 6 p.m. MDT and runs through Saturday afternoon.

QBs Goff and Wentz soar, OT Tunsil takes bizarre tumble

Jay Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 10:31pm

California love for Jared Goff, and Philadelphia pride for Carson Wentz.

Idaho dropping to FCS beginning with 2018 season, plans to join Big Sky

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 4:21pm

Idaho will drop to the Football Championship Subdivision beginning in 2018 and intends to join the Big Sky Conference, school President Chuck Staben said Thursday.

Frequently asked questions on the NBA's Last Two Minute referee reports

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Apr 28th - 3:32pm

More results on the NBA's public officiating reports, and answering questions I've received from fans on the reports.