Josh Furlong

Have You Seen This? The greatest baseball call of all time involves a candle?

Have You Seen This? The greatest baseball call of all time involves a candle?

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 10 - 3:31 p.m.

It's what MLB Twitter dubbed the "most thrilling call you'll hear today and, maybe, ever."
Season was 'validating' for Lynne Roberts' Utes, but it's just the spark to greater success

Season was 'validating' for Lynne Roberts' Utes, but it's just the spark to greater success

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 5 - 9:34 a.m.

Lynne Roberts' team accomplished something great, even if the end result felt less than fulfilling. But now it's time to build on the momentum.
Former Utes baseball star CJ Cron donates 'significant gift' to university

Former Utes baseball star CJ Cron donates 'significant gift' to university

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 4 - 11:55 a.m.

Amid his success with the Colorado Rockies, C.J. Cron donated a "significant philanthropic gift" to the University of Utah, where he played from 2009-11 before being selected 17th overall in the 2011 MLB draft.
Transfer portal swings both ways for Utes football ahead of deadline

Transfer portal swings both ways for Utes football ahead of deadline

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 2 - 6:36 p.m.

The college football world has been a whirlwind in recent weeks as athletes around the country attempt to find a better location for themselves through the transfer portal.
Where local high school and college football standouts signed during the 2022 NFL draft

Where local high school and college football standouts signed during the 2022 NFL draft

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 1 - 7:48 a.m.

After three days of drafting, a number of other players are getting called up for a shot at the NFL, too.
'I was scared': Last-second Bogdanovic miss a relief to Mavericks — in many ways

'I was scared': Last-second Bogdanovic miss a relief to Mavericks — in many ways

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 29 - 1:53 a.m.

The final play only lasted 4.3 seconds, but it was the difference between a Game 7 on Saturday or a first-round series win.
Jazz Game 6 blog: Bogdanovic's game-winning attempt rims out as Jazz fall to Mavs

Jazz Game 6 blog: Bogdanovic's game-winning attempt rims out as Jazz fall to Mavs

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 28 - 10:28 p.m.

It's win or go home for the Utah Jazz.
Jaguars take Utah's Devin Lloyd in 1st round of NFL draft with 27th pick

Jaguars take Utah's Devin Lloyd in 1st round of NFL draft with 27th pick

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 28 - 9:05 p.m.

On Thursday night, Devin Lloyd returned to the city that brought his team success and heard his name selected in the first round of the 2022 NFL draft.
Have You Seen This? Dallas Cowboys linebacker doesn't understand hockey

Have You Seen This? Dallas Cowboys linebacker doesn't understand hockey

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 5:40 p.m.

Everyone has heard the phrase: Don't quit your day job.
Utes women's basketball coach, Lynne Roberts, gets contract extension through 2027

Utes women's basketball coach, Lynne Roberts, gets contract extension through 2027

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 11:34 a.m.

The multi-year effort to build a competitive program worked: Roberts was awarded with a contract extension Tuesday, locking in the coach through June 2027.
The emergence of Devaughn Vele as Utah's WR1

The emergence of Devaughn Vele as Utah's WR1

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 9:34 a.m.

Devaughn Vele is ready for a breakout season.
Jalen Brunson becomes latest player to torch Jazz in playoffs

Jalen Brunson becomes latest player to torch Jazz in playoffs

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 18 - 10:48 p.m.

The Dallas Mavericks guard had a career night as he led the home team to a win over the Jazz to even up the series 1-1 in the first-round playoff matchup.
Jazz Game 2 blog: Mavericks even up series with hot 3-point shooting

Jazz Game 2 blog: Mavericks even up series with hot 3-point shooting

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 18 - 9:09 p.m.

The Utah Jazz will try to steal their second game on the road in Game 2 of the Western Conference first round Monday in Dallas.
Oklahoma claims title as Red Rocks fall to 3rd-place finish

Oklahoma claims title as Red Rocks fall to 3rd-place finish

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 3:33 p.m.

Bookended by championship-worthy scores, the No. 4 Red Rocks put up a worthy fight in its 46th straight national championship appearance Saturday afternoon.
Red Rocks place 2nd at semifinals, advance to national championship meet

Red Rocks place 2nd at semifinals, advance to national championship meet

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 14 - 2:35 p.m.

With a national championship hanging in the balance, Utah has positioned itself to compete for another title as the Red Rocks qualified for the Final Four of the women's gymnastics national championship.
The 'lost' year: Utes QB Ja'Quinden Jackson making progress after 'downfall' season

The 'lost' year: Utes QB Ja'Quinden Jackson making progress after 'downfall' season

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 14 - 12:17 p.m.

Offensive coordinator Andy Ludwig talked up Bryson Barnes all season, but would he really jump Texas transfer Ja'Quinden Jackson for the QB2 spot?
Runnin' Utes sign guard Wilguens Exacte Jr., get commitment from center Keba Keita

Runnin' Utes sign guard Wilguens Exacte Jr., get commitment from center Keba Keita

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 13 - 8:42 p.m.

As Craig Smith's first season at the University of Utah got underway last year, he secured a prized commitment from guard Wilguens Exacte Jr.
Craig Smith adds BYU assistant Chris Burgess to Utah coaching staff

Craig Smith adds BYU assistant Chris Burgess to Utah coaching staff

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 13 - 11:44 a.m.

All roads lead to home — or at least in the case of BYU assistant coach Chris Burgess, the road leads back to his alma mater.
'Little bit of chaos:' Red Rocks live or die on beam, and nationals will be no different

'Little bit of chaos:' Red Rocks live or die on beam, and nationals will be no different

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 13 - 9:38 a.m.

In many ways, the Red Rocks live and die on beam; and it's exactly the way they want it.
Have You Seen This? When an outfielder gets his opportunity to pitch ...

Have You Seen This? When an outfielder gets his opportunity to pitch ...

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 12 - 3:29 p.m.

Ready to shake off the long-held idea that outfielders are the worst players on the field, Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Brett Phillips got his opportunity to shine.
'The bar is set': Lander Barton knows the expectations and he's ready for the challenge

'The bar is set': Lander Barton knows the expectations and he's ready for the challenge

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 7 - 11:23 a.m.

There was no pressure or expectation for Lander Barton to commit to the University of Utah.
Eaker, O'Keefe score perfect 10s to send Red Rocks to 46th straight nationals

Eaker, O'Keefe score perfect 10s to send Red Rocks to 46th straight nationals

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 2 - 10:12 p.m.

Back-to-back 10.0 scores on beam lifted the No. 4 Red Rocks to their 46th straight national championship appearance.
Beam team dominates as Red Rocks erase early woes to advance to regional finals

Beam team dominates as Red Rocks erase early woes to advance to regional finals

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 31 - 11:18 p.m.

There could be no more mistakes for the top-seeded Red Rocks at the Seattle regional Thursday night.
Amid stocked tight end room, Munir McClain hoping switch to position pays off

Amid stocked tight end room, Munir McClain hoping switch to position pays off

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 31 - 9:38 a.m.

The Utah coaching staff wanted a change for Munir McClain.
'I'm a die-hard Ute': Freshman running back Jaylon Glover ready to leave his mark

'I'm a die-hard Ute': Freshman running back Jaylon Glover ready to leave his mark

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted March 29 - 9:36 a.m.

A small ceremony where he could announce his collegiate destination by donning a hat and simply declaring a commitment to a school wasn't going to do.