Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted
Jul 26th - 11:56am
BYU and Utah begin football practice this week with high goals. Both the Cougars and the Utes believe they are capable of putting together fantastic seasons, but each has questions that need to be answered before the year ends.
The Los Angeles Lakers took former UCLA star Lonzo Ball with the No. 2 overall pick in this summer's NBA draft. But it was former Utah wing Kyle Kuzma who stole the show during the summer league. Here are his highlights.
Former Utah basketball star Kyle Kuzma received a shoutout from Kevin Durant after winning the NBA Summer League MVP trophy and championship. That, plus one Tour de France rider showed off his gnarly legs after finishing a stage.
Since signing a free-agent contract with the Chicago Bears in the NFL, “Automatic Andy” was recently brought in to help conduct the Bears’ Mini-Monsters’ youth football camp for 150 aspiring football players.
The University of Utah has had a player win the Ray Guy Award for the past three seasons and now they will be looking for a fourth consecutive win as Mitch Wishnowsky is on the 2017 Ray Guy Award watch list.
Former Utah receiver Steve Smith Sr. was always a competitor — and always having fun. The former Baltimore Ravens standout retired from the NFL after 16 seasons, including 14 with the Panthers, and five Pro Bowl appearances.
The University of Utah will vote to sanction men’s lacrosse as the eighth men’s sport at the university with the recommendation of university president David Pershing, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the situation.