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No. 17 Utes right at home in sweep of No. 13 BYU for Sweet 16 berth

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 7th - 9:44pm

No. 17 Utah claimed a stunning 25-15, 25-15, 25-15 upset of No. 13 BYU Saturday to advance to the Utes’ fourth Sweet 16 in program history, snapping a four-match winless skid against their southern rivals with their second win in the last 10 in the series.

Merrill, Porter lead No. 25 Utah State past Fresno State

Joseph Coles, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 7th - 6:54pm

Sam Merrill had 24 points and eight rebounds and Abel Porter scored seven of his 13 points in overtime as No. 25 Utah State beat Fresno State 77-70 on Saturday night.

Weber State defense comes up big in 26-20 win over Kennesaw State

Carra McManamon, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 7th - 5:35pm

Big second half adjustments and a few key defensive plays helped edge the Wildcats past Kennesaw State in a come from behind 26-20 victory in the second round of the FCS playoffs.

Knight’s bucket lifts Southern Utah over Utah Valley 73-72

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 7th - 4:26pm

John Knight III made a layup with 8 seconds left in the game and Southern Utah rallied last in a 73-72 victory over Utah Valley on Saturday.

Hot-shooting BYU basketball overwhelms UNLV, 83-50 in Salt Lake City

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 7th - 3:13pm

Alex Barcello had 13 points, including three of the Cougars’ 14 3-pointers, and Yoeli Childs chipped in 13 points, 14 rebounds and two assists to help BYU cruise past UNLV, 83-50 at Vivint Smart Home Arena.

US figure skater Nathan Chen wins 3rd Grand Prix Finals in a row

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 7th - 6:17am

American figure skater Nathan Chen won the Grand Prix Finals for the third season in a row Saturday, beating Olympic gold medalist Yuzuru Hanyu by a dominant 44-point margin.

The Triple Option: Oregon shines as Utah falls underneath the spotlight

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 7th - 12:15am

With the College Football Playoffs potentially on the line, No. 5 Utah came up drastically short Friday night in a Pac-12 Championship Game loss to the No. 13 Oregon Ducks.

Freshman setter powers No. 13 BYU to sweep of New Mexico State in NCAA opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 10:24pm

So was there any surprise on the night? Maybe one: freshman Whitney Bower.

No. 5 Utah's late-game comeback falls short as No. 13 Oregon claims Pac-12 title

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 9:50pm

Everything that could go wrong did for the No. 5 Utah Utes on Friday in the Pac-12 Championship Game.

'Our season is not ending here': Drews, Doehrmann rally No. 17 Utes by Illinois in five-set NCAA tourney opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 7:48pm

Dani Drews poured in a single-game program record of 27 kills to go along with six digs and four blocks, and Kenzie Koerber and Zoe Weatherington each added 13 kills to help the No. 17-ranked Utes rally for a 25-23, 24-26, 25-27, 25-23, 15-10 win over Illinois in the Smith Fieldhouse.

Pac-12 Championship Game Center: No. 5 Utah vs. No. 13 Oregon

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec 6th - 6:00pm

Follow along as the No. 5 Utah Utes take on the No. 13 Oregon Ducks in the Pac-12 Championship Game at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, with KSL.com's live Game Center.

Seniors Auston Tesch and Jonah Williams leading Wildcats defense

Carra McManamon, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 4:56pm

Seniors Auston Tesch and Jonah Williams never thought of playing football at Weber State was something they’d do.

Devon Cooley emerging at just the right time for Weber State

Carra McManamon, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 4:26pm

As Weber State prepares to host Kennesaw State in the second round of the FCS Playoffs on Saturday, Devon Cooley is becoming a threat on offense that the Wildcats have needed to emerge.

'Not who we are': How the Jazz are holding each other accountable through a rough stretch

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 12:45pm

The Jazz aren’t on their current skid because of the schedule or the travel; it's because they haven’t been playing well. Now they are looking to hold each other accountable.

KSL Pick'em: College football Week 15 staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 10:00am

Here are the Week 15 conference championship games: No. 5 Utah vs. No. 13 Oregon (Friday), No. 21 Appalachian State vs. UL Lafayette, No. 6 Oklahoma vs. No. 7 Baylor, No. 2 LSU vs. No. 4 Georgia, and No. 19 Boise State vs. Hawaii.

Julie Brosseau leads Utes to 20-point win over Oral Roberts, 78-58

Carra McManamon, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 6th - 8:53am

There is always something to learn when playing sports — even when you win — and that is what Utah head coach Lynne Roberts wants her team to do after the Utes 78-58 victory over the Oral Roberts Eagles.

Mitt Romney, others form group to discuss pay for college athletes

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Dec 5th - 5:12pm

Two U.S. senators, Mitt Romney, R-Utah, and Chris Murphy, D-Conn., have formed a bipartisan working group to look at compensation for college athletes.

After knee injury, bout of FOMO, McKenna Miller grateful to lead No. 13 BYU volleyball into NCAA Tourney

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 5th - 4:13pm

After suffering a torn ACL that kept her sidelined for the Cougars' run to last year's NCAA Final Four in Minneapolis, outside hitter McKenna Miller has returned stronger than ever as No. 13 BYU opens the 2019 NCAA Tournament at home Friday.

Fresh-faced Rylan Jones already a difference maker for the Runnin' Utes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 5th - 10:02am

Don't let his young-looking face deceive you: Rylan Jones is an assassin on the court.