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Pleasant Grove baseball rallies with small ball to top Syracuse for 6A title game berth

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 23rd - 5:32pm

Leadoff hitter Noah Taylor went 4-for-4 with two runs and two RBI, and the Vikings surged late to pull away from the Titans, 9-5 to advance to the 6A championship game Friday at UCCU Ballpark.

Rudy Gobert wants to take it to the 'next level' following All-NBA season

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted May 23rd - 2:31pm

The Jazz center was voted on to the All-NBA Third Team. That doesn't mean he's satisfied.

Hawaii Bowl returns to Christmas Eve for 2019, with BYU under contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 2:31pm

The Hawaii Bowl will be back on Christmas Eve this year after being played on Dec. 22 last season, only the fourth time in the game's history that it had not been held on Dec. 24.

No celebrating yet: Cluff, No. 24 BYU baseball set sights on WCC Tourney title, regional berth

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 23rd - 10:15am

There wasn't much celebrating emanating from the 24th-ranked BYU baseball team when they clinched their first outright conference title in 30 years. Star middle infielder Jackson Cluff and the Cougars know they haven't done anything yet.

BYU golf's second-straight NCAA regional meet starts Thursday, a day before the field

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 22nd - 10:10pm

Led by NCAA regional champ Rhett Rasmussen and college golf standout Peter Kuest, the Cougars will tee off Thursday at Blessings Golf Club in Fayetteville, Arkansas, the second-straight season BYU will end the year at the NCAA national tournament.

Severe weather forces delays, relocations of high school state tournaments

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:47pm

Mother Nature continues her undefeated reign at the Utah High School Activities Association state baseball tournament.

Rudy Gobert named to the NBA's All-Defensive First Team

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted May 22nd - 12:35pm

Rudy Gobert has now been named to the squad three straight seasons.

Patrick Kinahan: Former BYU coach says 'me attitude' hinders team success

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted May 22nd - 10:45am

Former BYU basketball coach Dave Rose has noticed that players seem to care more about personal accomplishments as opposed to the success of the team. The "me first' attitude has contributed to a record number of transfers each season in the game.

2 Utah high schools feud over game day allegations

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 7:21am

Two Utah high schools have called for disciplinary action against each other over allegations of racial slurs, threats and an attempted assault following boys' basketball games.

5A soccer semifinals: Younger Neeley leads Brighton to state final, will play Olympus

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 21st - 9:33pm

Sophomore Cameron Neeley’s goal with five minutes left broke a 2-2 draw, and the Bengals held on for a victory over Skyridge 3-2 Tuesday afternoon in a 5A state semifinal at Juan Diego.

6A soccer semis: Copper Hills and Weber will meet in the state title game

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted May 21st - 6:11pm

Copper Hills and Weber both earned semifinal victories on Tuesday at Juan Diego.

BYU's Brock Hale named WCC player of the year; Littlewood takes coach of the year honors

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 21st - 5:05pm

BYU slugger Brock Hale was named the West Coast Conference player of the year, as announced by the conference Tuesday, becoming the first Cougar to receive such an honor since BYU joined the league in 2011.

Ben Anderson: Jazz have intriguing options late in the NBA draft

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted May 21st - 10:43am

A look at three targets for the Utah Jazz, KZ Okpala, Rui Hachimura and Grant Williams ahead of the June 20 NBA Draft.

Former BYU golfer Mike Weir among 10 US Open qualifiers

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 7:52pm

Former Masters champion Mike Weir is headed back to the U.S. Open for the first time in six years as one of 10 players who advanced Monday from the first of 12 sectional qualifiers.

Jazz Shorts: The 'best' draft analysis on the internet

Ryan Miller, and Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 20th - 7:39pm's Ryan Miller and Sean Walker sit down to talk about Utah State's Neemias Queta's draft combine and what in the world the Jazz should do with the No. 23 pick.

Should USU's Neemias Queta stay in the NBA draft?

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted May 20th - 4:45pm

The Aggie star center has until May 29 to decide to stay in the draft or come back to school.

Pac-12 tries to boost men's basketball, loosen transfer rule

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 3:30pm

The Pac-12 presidents voted to standardize nonconference schedules for men's basketball and allow athletes to transfer within the conference without losing a season of eligibility.

Rowland Hall's Kathy Howa's fight to eradicate cancer continues

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted May 20th - 2:05pm

It's been years since Kathy Howa won her individual fight against cancer. But that didn't end her battle against the disease — not by a long shot.

Great Clips of the Week: Rainout can't keep Salt Lake Bees from reuniting Utah soldier with family

Sean Walker,  |  Posted May 20th - 11:02am

Storm clouds forced the 4A baseball tournament to be moved from Ogden's Lindquist Field to Dixie State in St. George. But they weren't enough to stop the Salt Lake Bees from reuniting one Utah soldier with his family.