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Tony Finau makes cut, tied for 6th at British Open

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 5:54pm

Finau carded an even-par 71 in Friday’s second round of the British Open at Carnoustie Golf Links in Angus, Scotland.

How Tiger Woods helped a Utah County company raise sales by 300 percent

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:45am

A Utah County-based tape company more than doubled its regular online sales Thursday when Tiger Woods, the 41-year-old former World No. 1 golfer, sported a version of its product during the first round of the Open Championship in Scotland.

After resigning tenured post, former BYU rugby coach David Smyth takes job at Utah Valley

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:26am

Smyth and veteran assistant coach Wayne Tarawhiti will coach at Utah Valley University beginning this fall, the Wolverines’ program announced Friday.

Jazz Gaming fight for playoffs in increasingly relevant NBA 2K League

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 11:15am

After a tough start, the NBA 2K League is adapting its product and finding success on the virtual hardwood. That includes Jazz Gaming, who are fighting for a playoff spot with five games remaining and $300K on the line.

Utah center Lo Falemaka named to Rimington Award watchlist

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:03am

The University of Utah football team rounded out the week with another member of its program being named to a preseason watchlist.

Utah's Tony Finau one shot off British Open first-round lead

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 10:40pm

The Salt Lake City native shot 4-under-par 67 in Thursday’s opening round of the British Open at Carnoustie Golf Club in Angus, Scotland, finishing just one shot back of the leader Kevin Kisner at the end of the round.

Utah Jazz to part ways with Papa John's after founder's remarks

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 4:36pm

The Utah Jazz will not renew their partnership with the pizza chain when their contract runs out before the 2018-2019 starts, league sources confirmed with Thursday.

Utah Royals sign former BYU, Weber State standouts to short-term contracts

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 3:56pm

Utah announced Thursday the signings of former BYU midfielder Collette Jepson Smith and Weber State goalkeeper Becca Ritchie as national team replacement players ahead of Friday night’s match against North Carolina.

BYU's Moroni Laulu-Pututau is 100% healthy and ready for debut with tight-end corps

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 19th - 10:16am

BYU’s Moroni Laulu-Pututau was ready to make his debut at tight end last year. But after an injury in the final days of fall camp, the show on the field has been postponed to 2018.

Plan to move Orem Owlz to Colorado reportedly in doubt, Pueblo County officials say

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:01pm

The Pueblo Chieftain reported Wednesday that Owlz owner Jeff Katofsky, who announced last month a plan that would move the Angeles’ rookie-league affiliate from its Utah County home, appears to be backing out of the deal.

Mike Petke fined, suspended 2 games for rant; 9 players to miss Utah Royals-North Carolina for USA callup

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:01pm

Real Salt Lake coach Mike Petke's bank account got a little lighter Wednesday, when he revealed a $10,000 fine and two-match suspension from Major League Soccer for his comments critical of MLS officiating.

Zack Moss continues preseason hype, named to Doak Walker watchlist

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:40am

The preseason honors continue for University of Utah running back Zack Moss.

Patrick Kinahan: Let referees rest in peace after games

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:39am

RSL coach Mike Petke went off on the refereeing after his team's latest road loss, arguing that officials should be made available for post-game interviews. But the truth is any explanations from the referees would not satisfy the losing teams.

Ben Anderson: Don't wait for BYU's schedules to get easier

Ben Anderson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:25am

Looking at BYU's future schedules, the climb only gets steeper for a team that missed a bowl game last season.

Bryce Harper wins thrilling HR Derby over Schwarber

David Ginsburg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 9:36pm

The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698.

Utah's Zack Moss named to Maxwell award watch list; Anae, Blackmon to Bednarik

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 16th - 12:31pm

Running back Zack Moss is projected to have a big year for the University of Utah, following a breakout sophomore season. On Monday, Moss was named to the Maxwell Award watch list, which is given to the college player of the year.

Weber State picked to finish 2nd in Big Sky; 6 players named to all-conference team

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 16th - 12:23pm

Coming off its best season of football, Weber State enters the 2018 season picked to finish second in the Big Sky Conference in both the coaches and media poll, which were released Monday as part of the conference’s media day.

Great Clips of the Week: 'Drain my bank account,' RSL coach Mike Petke says in fiery remarks

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 16th - 11:01am

Real Salt Lake lost another road match, this time 3-2 at Minnesota United FC. But the real story was another epic postgame fire directed at MLS officiating by coach Mike Petke.

No doubt: Djokovic wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 years

Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 15th - 4:29pm

Novak Djokovic acknowledged that he was worried. His coach was, too.