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

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 26th - 12:13am

Three thoughts on the game-changing performances of George Hill, Joe Johnson, and Boris Diaw, the crazy statistical feats that this game featured, and Rodney Hood's fantastic dunk.

State football: Provo, Orem advance in 4A play-in games

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 10:39pm

Provo quarterback Spencer Jorgensen threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score to help the Bulldogs (7-4) hold off a late rally from Skyridge for a 24-16 win in a Class 4A state football play-in game Tuesday afternoon at Orem High.

Steve Young signs excuse note for 9-year-old student

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 10:07pm

Nine-year-old Cade Draper thought his father was taking him to the dentist on Tuesday afternoon. Instead, Cade went to go meet a football legend that even helped excuse Cade for missing school.

Second half scoring drives key for USU in first conference win

Kyle McDonald, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 7:47pm

The Utah State Aggies scored in two of their first three possessions to start the second half, which was a key to picking up their first Mountain West Conference win of the season.

Lions deal former BYU linebacker Van Noy to Patriots

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 2:47pm

Former BYU linebacker Kyle Van Noy has been traded to the New England Patriots for a seventh-round pick, as reported Tuesday by

Jazz have more international players than any NBA team, and more shootaround notes

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 1:19pm

The Utah Jazz have more international players than any NBA team, an injury update (and starting lineups) for the Jazz' opener tonight, and more shootaround notes from Portland.

Have You Seen This? Hurricane windsurfing

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 1:15pm

Red Bull pulls off some crazy competitions like the Red Bull Rampage, but this, the Red Bull Storm Chase, has to be one of the craziest.

Kicking easy field goals in dress shoes is now highly fashionable

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 11:01am

After two easily makeable field goals were missed and ended Sunday's Seahawks-Cardinals game in a tie, the world is happy to show those two NFL kickers just how easy short field goals can be.

Can BYU football become cool?

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 10:31am

If BYU wants to stay relevant in the college football landscape, it must replicate the formula for being cool, and it might already have the pieces.

No upsets in Week 8 of KSL's College Football Pick'em

Robert Jackson  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 10:03am

The majority favorite won each of the five games for the second straight week in KSL's College Football Pick'em.

Washington game ‘everything I dreamed about,’ Troy Williams says

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Oct 25th - 8:23am

On Jan. 5, 2015, quarterback Troy Williams began a two-year pursuit to prove his former school Washington that he was worth investing in.

Want to see World Series at Wrigley? It will cost thousands

Don Babwin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 8:50pm

Fans hoping to see the Cubs play in the World Series for the first time since 1945 are finding a seat could cost them more than what their grandparents paid for their houses.

Great Clips of the Week: former BYU staff calls successful fake field goal at Virginia

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 11:00am

Virginia's center scored on a fake field goal, a referee made the best tackle against TCU and UNLV set a record for largest Mariachi band prior to a home loss to Colorado State.

SportsBeat: Breaking down Joe Williams' banner day in the Rose Bowl  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 11:00pm

Christian Cox and David Nixon break down Joe Williams' 332-yard effort at UCLA, as well as BYU's one-point loss at No. 14 Boise State and Utah State's win over Fresno State.

Annual fireside at prison chance for BYU football team to focus on life off gridiron

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 9:35pm

New coach Kalani Sitake and the Cougars held their annual fireside at the Utah State Prison last Friday, where they spoke with inmates a little bit about football — and a lot about life.

Pac-12 Week 8 ends with record-setting performances; Colorado bowl eligibility

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 7:48pm

Bowl eligibility. Record-setting performances. Week 8 in the Pac-12 had it all.

Roldan helps Sounders beat RSL 2-1, clinch playoff spot

Mark Moschetti, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 6:20pm

By his own admission, Cristian Roldan was trying to be a nuisance.

Alta alum Ohai scores fastest goal in international debut as U.S. tops Switzerland

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 5:20pm

Carli Lloyd scored twice, and Alta graduate Kealia Ohai scored in her first international cap as the U.S. women's national team defeated Switzerland 5-1 in an exhibition match on Sunday.

Derrick Favors back to practice, and more Jazz practice notes

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 2:11pm

Derrick Favors returned to practice in a limited fashion Monday, as he continues to recover from nagging knee issues.