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'Roller coaster of different emotions': BYU commits reflect on cutting missions short for coronavirus

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 2:30pm

As thousands of missionaries returned home while leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints tried to combat the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, several missionaries connected to the BYU football team are wondering what’s next.

'It makes me proud:' Jazz arena earns sensory inclusive certification

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 2:00pm

When Vivint Smart Home Arena gets back to being used it'll be even more accommodating for fans with sensory needs than ever before.

Gabi Garcia Fernandez named MPSF Player of the Year, vows to return to BYU volleyball

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 1:53pm

Outside hitter Gabi Garcia Fernandez was named MPSF Player of the Year, and head coach Shawn Olmstead took Coach of the Year honors Thursday.

Why Utah State QB Jordan Love has 'highest upside' of NFL draft class

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Apr 1st - 6:53pm

Don't call the former Utah State quarterback a "sleeper." There aren’t a lot of NFL teams who are sleeping on Jordan Love.

Lost track season cost Millard's Shade Woodard chance at scholarship

Ty Bianucci,  |  Posted Apr 1st - 12:25pm

Millard High School has canceled spring sports like the rest of the country. For Shade Woodard, that means all the hard work and preparation to earn a track scholarship to pay for his tuition has been lost. Without it, he won't be able to attend college this fall.

Donovan Mitchell to take part in NBA 2K tournament with other NBA athletes

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Apr 1st - 10:49am

Just over a month ago Donovan Mitchell flew high and delivered a thundering one-handed slam on Washington’s Rui Hachimura. This weekend, the two will face off again — kind of.

Patrick Kinahan: College football facing uncertain future for next season

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 1st - 10:16am

Another fallout from the coronavirus circulating around the world is the impact it could have on the upcoming college football season.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Final

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 1st - 9:28am

We've made it to the end and only two games remain: The age-old classic Monopoly and the family-friendly Ticket to Ride.

NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs to 14 teams

Barry Wilner, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 31st - 12:05pm

with two additional wild-card teams in the Super Bowl chase.

As Jazz, NBA hiatus continues, Jazz Gaming, NBA 2K League returning to normalcy

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Mar 31st - 9:28am

Things are hardly normal for Utah Jazz Gaming, the official affiliate of the Utah Jazz in the NBA 2K League.

Former Ute Tyler Huntley impresses in unofficial pro day event

Brayden Ramsay,  |  Posted Mar 30th - 8:26pm

Huntley ranks among top in 2019 qb class with his unofficial times on March 30

NCAA to allow additional eligibility for spring-sport athletes, could affect 228 seniors in Utah

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Mar 30th - 7:21pm

Some college athletes who had their seasons cut short by the coronavirus pandemic officially got some good news Monday afternoon.

Pac-12 extends athletic activity suspension through May 31

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 30th - 11:25am

The suspension of all sports in the Pac-12 is being extended following a decision by the conference Monday.

Great Clips of the Week: Royce O’Neale’s new TikTok is the hero we need in self-isolation

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Mar 30th - 11:04am

We get it; there were no live sports this weekend.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Final Four

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 30th - 9:31am

It's down to the final four board games of the bracket challenge after a relatively uneventful Elite 8 round. It's now a battle of old school vs. new school-ish.

Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

Stephen Wade, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 30th - 1:20am

The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.

Vote: Reno Mahe challenges Kalani Sitake, BYU coaches to dance-off and the results are exactly what we need

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Mar 27th - 10:27pm

It started with a challenge: a dance-off from former BYU and NFL standout (and one-time Cougar running backs coach) Reno Mahe.

New captain Amy Rodriguez, Utah Royals FC offer leadership while NWSL on hold for virus

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Mar 27th - 5:43pm

New Utah Royals FC coach Craig Harrington knew exactly why he wanted to name forward Amy Rodriguez as the first captain of his first head coaching job.

Who's Zooming? Van Noy, Dolphins newcomers get virtual introductions

Steven Wine, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 27th - 1:28pm

As linebacker Kyle Van Noy visited with reporters for the first time since joining the Miami Dolphins, he wore headphones — not for noise canceling, but to hear the questions.

Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert cleared of COVID-19

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Mar 27th - 10:23am

All Jazz players and staff cleared of the novel coronavirus.