News  /  Sports  / 

Most Recent

When microphone fails during national anthems, fans come to rescue

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 11:02am

In Vancouver, anthem singer Jim Byrnes' microphone failed mid-anthem. That's when the fans came together to finish The Star Spangled Banner, and then sang O Canada to boot.

Battle of Blue: is BYU-Boise State a rivalry?

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:47am

Everybody needs a rivalry; it's what makes college football fun. But is BYU-Boise State a rivalry?

KSL Pick'em: College football week 8 staff selections

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:25am

This week's schedule gets underway tonight as BYU travels north to take on Boise State. The rest of the week's games take place on Saturday, with No. 19 Utah facing UCLA in the Rose Bowl, Utah State hosting Fresno State, No. 1 Alabama playing against No. 6 Texas A&M, and No. 20 Western Michigan playing Eastern Michigan.

Prep football: Davis, Syracuse, Viewmont emerge from Region 2 six-team tie

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 11:09pm

Six teams entered the night tied at 3-2 for the top spot in the region, and they all played each other. Here's how the results shook out. As always, click the video above to view highlights.

The Triple Team: 3 thoughts on Jazz vs. Trail Blazers

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 10:38pm

On the Jazz's tough matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers, Rodney Hood's return and his role in the offense without Gordon Hayward, and impending Jazz roster cuts.

BYU's Hatch savors 1st career appearance with U.S. women's national team

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 10:28pm

BYU senior Ashley Hatch earned her first senior international cap in the 75th minute as the United States took a 4-0 win over Switzerland in an international friendly Wednesday night at Rio Tinto Stadium.

American Fork exhausts depth to claim 5A girls cross-country championship

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 8:13pm

The Cavemen rode four of the top-15 finishes to their third-straight state championship, ending the careers of a dominant run of American Fork harriers Wednesday afternoon.

Clinger repeats to lead American Fork boys back to 5A cross-country state title

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 7:00pm

After falling to a disappointing third place last year, Casey Clinger clocked a 14-minute, 42.9-second 5K to lead the Cavemen to the Class 5A boys cross-country state championship Wednesday at Sugarhouse Park.

After double-OT win, trip to No. 14 Boise State looms large for Cougars

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 12:46pm

Coming off a 28-21 double-overtime victory against SEC foe Mississippi State, the Cougars’ upcoming challenge may be the stiffest: a road trip to No. 14 Boise State.

How do the Jazz play without Favors and Hayward? Plus more shootaround notes

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 12:21pm

How does the Jazz's identity change without Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors on the court? That, plus quotes from Mack and Hood on their workouts this summer, news on Rodney Hood's hand injury, and more.

Marlins players honor Jose Fernandez with mural; Jamie Foxx nails cross-court shot

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 11:00am

Miami Marlins players honor late teammate José Fernández, Jamie Foxx has a better arm than Aaron Rodgers, and LeBron James brings us a bit of NBA Finals dèjá vu. More fun stories from the world of sports in today’s From L

Out of retirement, Williams' 'decision more for the team than myself'

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 10:46am

At 23 years old, Joe Williams had given up his hopes of playing football at the collegiate level and was planning on the next phase of his life once he graduated from the University of Utah in the fall with a degree in sociology.

Big 12 puts BYU through beauty contest for no reason

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 10:20am

The Big 12 was silly to listen to presentations from several schools interested in joining its conference only to decide not to expand. The result means BYU will be forced to remain as an independent in football for the foreseeable future.

Why isn't Jamaal Williams getting more NFL attention?

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 9:26am

Jamaal Williams is breaking BYU records left and right, but still he's getting no love from NFL scouts.

Kubiak on Booker: 'We've got to get him some opportunities'

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 8:58am

Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak believes it's time to get former Utah running back Devontae Booker more carries moving forward.

USU hopes tweaks during bye week lead to first conference win

Kyle McDonald, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 19th - 8:53am

The Aggies are hoping that a week away from the game will help them get into the win column in conference play.

3 observations from Night with the Runnin' Utes

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted  Oct 18th - 10:20pm

Night with the Runnin' Utes showcases the old and the new.

State soccer: Davis, Fremont to meet for 5A title; Timpview, East vie for 4A

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 18th - 9:27pm

Katelyn Allen scored the only goal of the match in the 16th minute, and goalkeeper Morgan Green made it stand up as the Silver Wolves (16-1-1) slowly pulled away from the Cavemen, 1-0, to advance to face Davis in the 5A state championship.

U.S. Soccer debutants Ohai, Hatch ready to take advantage of national team call-up

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 18th - 8:36pm

Alta's Kealia Ohai and BYU's Ashley Hatch are two of nine first-time players called into camp with the national team ahead of Wednesday’s international friendly against Switzerland at 8 p.m. MT at Rio Tinto Stadium.