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Skinner leads Utah gymnastics to win Pac-12 title

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 19th - 7:12am

The fifth-ranked Red Rocks annihilated the Pac-12 Gymnastics Championship, scoring a season-high 197.925, to win their third conference title in four years.

Josh Furlong: Utah basketball lacked leadership

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 11:54am

Since taking over as the head coach for the University of Utah’s men’s basketball program, Larry Krystkowiak has tried to develop a three-fold mission to approaching the game with his teams: play hard, play smart and play together.

Hutchison scores 34, Boise St beats Utah 73-68 in NIT

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 14th - 11:04pm

Chandler Hutchison had a career-high 34 points, Marcus Dickinson scored 10 of his career-best 12 points in the final 12 minutes and Boise State overcame an 11-point second-half deficit to beat Utah 73-68 on Tuesday night in an opening-round game of the NIT.

3 local women's basketball teams head to the postseason

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 14th - 12:51pm

Just like in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, no local squad will represent Utah in the top women's tournament. But three local teams earned postseason invites late Monday night.

Utah gymnastics named No. 2 seed for Pac-12 championships

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 13th - 10:56pm

The Utah gymnastics team finished the regular season fifth in the nation. Now, the Red Rocks are headed to the Pac-12 gymnastics championships as the No. 2 seed.

2017 NIT Bracket  |  Posted   Mar 13th - 2:15pm

The Utes and the Cougars may have missed out on the Big Dance this year, but postseason play is still alive for both teams in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT). Follow the road to Madison Square Garden with's live Game Center.

Utah to play Boise State in NIT as a 3 seed

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 12th - 8:04pm

The University of Utah men’s basketball program will continue its postseason play after being selected for the 2017 National Invitational Tournament.

Villanova gets top seed in NCAA Tournament; Syracuse out

Eddie Pells, AP National Writer, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 12th - 6:31pm

For pure drama, best wait 'til the shots start flying.

Gymanstics: Utah falls to Georgia despite Lee's shining return to all-around

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 11th - 10:38pm

The fifth-ranked Utah gymnastics team didn’t finish its regular-season finale the way it wanted against No. 7 Georgia, but Kari Lee returned to the floor lineup and all-around for the first time in more than a year.

How the NIT selection process works

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 11th - 10:04am

Local teams BYU and Utah had their individual successes this season but will be held out of the NCAA Tournament, barring some unusual circumstances. However, both teams appear to be a lock for the NIT.

BYU-Utah basketball in the NIT? Why it could happen

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 11th - 8:01am

After BYU’s blowout loss to Saint Mary’s, and Utah’s upsetting loss to Cal in the quarterfinals of the Pac-12 Tournament, the Cougars and Utes may be headed on a collision course in the second-tier National Invitation Tournament matchup.

Cal holds off Utah 78-75 in Pac-12 quarterfinals

John Marshall, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 9th - 7:34pm

The California Bears were embarrassed the last time they played Utah, a 30-point loss that put a dent in their NCAA Tournament aspirations.

Pac-12 Tournament Blog: Bears send Utes packing

Josh Furlong and Robert Jackson  |  Posted   Mar 9th - 5:46pm

The Pac-12 Tournament is back and we'll be giving you the various sights, sounds and insights to the games that will take place over the weekend. Follow along to see what's happening at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas as a team is named the Pac-12 champion.

Ben Anderson: Former Utes will make millions after impressive workouts at NFL's 'Underwear Olympics'

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 7th - 10:19am

The Utes test better than any other university's invitees at the NFL Combine and set themselves up for an exciting NFL Draft.

State of college athletics: An in-depth look at the $154M cost of Utah's athletic programs

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Mar 7th - 9:41am

The cost of college athletics is rising across the country and within public institutions at Utah, regardless of program size. With expenses on the rise comes the importance to spend wisely.

How former local college standouts fared at the 2017 NFL Combine

Dylan Cannon, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 7th - 7:42am

The 2017 NFL draft looms. Former BYU and Utah football players were among those invited to display their athleticism at the NFL Combine. Here are how the local boys fared.

Lorenzo Bonam dazzles on special senior night

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Mar 5th - 1:11pm

It’s more than 1,600 miles from Michigan to Salt Lake City. But for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, the trek was worth it for more that 25 of Lorenzo Bonam’s family members that traveled by car to see him in his final home game.

Bonam scores 26 as Utah rallies for 67-59 win over Stanford

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 4th - 5:53pm

Lorenzo Bonam has rarely played in front of family during his four years of college ball. The Inkster, Michigan native played two years at Gillette College in Wyoming before transferring to Utah. The senior put on a show in his final home game in front of large group of family that drove to Salt Lake City from the Detroit suburb

Emotion-filled night as Utah gymnastics beats Stanford; Skinner earns perfect 10.0

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 3rd - 11:54pm

The Huntsman Center was filled with emotion as Utah gymnastics competed in its last home meet of the season Friday night. It fueled the Red Rocks to improve their record as the fifth-ranked team defeated Stanford 197.50-196.275.

Barefield scores 14, Utah routs California 74-44

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 3rd - 12:01am

Utah had a disappointing month of February, but coach Larry Krystkowiak kept one thing in mind — the No. 4 seed in Pac-12 tournament. That was going to remain the goal until someone informed him that the Utes had been officially eliminated from contention.