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Runnin’ Utes schedule future series with Butler, Xavier and BYU

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 26th - 6:54pm

The University of Utah announced Thursday three new basketball series for the upcoming two seasons.

Pac-12 agrees to limit late football games, court storming

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 6:00pm

The Pac-12 CEO Group has approved provisions to reduce night football games, add fines for court and field storming, and begin eSports competitions in 2016-17.

Utah softball upends No. 9 Kentucky for NCAA Super Regional berth

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 22nd - 8:02pm

Anissa Urtez went 1-for-3 with two RBI, and the Utes scored three runs in the top of the fifth inning, to lift the University of Utah softball team to the NCAA Super Regionals with a 5-3 win over host Kentucky in the Lexington Regional.

Utah ultimate frisbee team qualifies for Nationals for 1st time ever

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 21st - 1:06pm

The University of Utah's ultimate frisbee team became the first college team from the state of Utah to qualify for the Division 1 College Championships, to be held next week.

Viramontes spins Utah softball to shutout of Illinois in NCAA Regional opener

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 20th - 2:02pm

Miranda Viramontes struck out three while allowing just three hits to help the University of Utah softball team to a 1-0 win over Illinois in the opening game of the NCAA Lexington Regional on Friday.

Runnin' Utes sign 6-11 Czech Republic center Jakub Jokl

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 20th - 9:46am

The Runnin’ Utes have added another forward/center to its roster with the signing of Jakub Jokl.

Utes' defense earns home win over BYU for first win of series

Jeremiah Jensen and Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 17th - 10:59pm

The Utes’ defense held BYU to one run on eight hits for an 8-1 win to take their first win of the series Tuesday night at Smith’s Ballpark, earning Utah’s first win over a local team of the season.

BYU, Utah, Weber State head to NCAA softball regional round

Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 15th - 10:15pm

Three teams from the state of Utah will head to the regional round of the NCAA softball tournament this week.

Utah baseball takes sixth conference series with 8-3 win over Stanford

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  May 15th - 8:07pm

Utah baseball took its lumps when it first joined the Pac-12. Now, not so much.

Devontae Booker signs 4-year, $2.7M contract with Broncos

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 13th - 1:27pm

Former University of Utah running back Devontae Booker has signed a contract with the Denver Broncos.

Former Utah deputy athletic director backs out of new job at Montana State

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 10th - 10:57am

The deputy athletic director at the University of Utah, who last week was named athletic director at Montana State University, has backed out of the job.

Silver and gold: former Utah track star recounts Olympic misfortune

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  May 9th - 10:15am

Blaine Lindgren won four state hurdles titles at Cyprus High, then won a conference championship at Utah. In 1964, the Utah native competed in the 110-meter high hurdles in Tokyo. He finished first in the event — but earned silver instead.

Locals in the NFL: Utes' Paul signs contract with Bengals

Sean Walker and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  May 8th - 10:41pm

Gionni Paul signed a free-agent contract Sunday on the final day of mini-camp, one of four invitees to sign among the Bengals’ 24-player rookie class.

Ex-Utes pitcher Wagner using experience from Utah in climb to big leagues

Carter Williams  |  Posted  May 7th - 8:29am

Former Utes closer Tyler Wagner credits his time with Utah in helping him make a splash in his first stint with the Arizona Diamondbacks this season, and maybe in the future.

JC guard Tim Coleman signs with Runnin' Utes; Chapman released from scholarship

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 6th - 5:55pm

The University of Utah basketball team received a signed letter of intent from Texas guard Tim Coleman Friday.

Jordan Loveridge works out for Utah Jazz in 1st post-collegiate workout

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 4th - 5:12pm

West Jordan native and former University of Utah forward Jordan Loveridge got an opportunity to workout for his hometown NBA team Wednesday.

Wright brothers reunite in NBA playoffs; PGA golfer quits golf after wife's cancer diagnosis

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 4th - 11:15am

Delon Wright, from the University of Utah, thought he might not have a chance to face his brother in the NBA. Now, they're matching up in the playoffs.

Where local athletes ended up in the NFL

Josh Furlong and Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 1st - 9:34pm

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.

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.

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.