Josh Furlong

Josh Furlong

Baylor transfer QB Charlie Brewer gets high praise from Whittingham, teammates as 'outstanding fit'

Baylor transfer QB Charlie Brewer gets high praise from Whittingham, teammates as 'outstanding fit'

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 6th - 11:40am

Quarterback Charlie Brewer, by all accounts from Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham and several players, has done everything right since stepping foot on Utah's campus.
Bracket Challenge: The winner as the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front is ...

Bracket Challenge: The winner as the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front is ...

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 5th - 10:08am

The bracket challenge started with more than 200 local restaurants along the Wasatch Front before Crown Burgers and The Pie Pizzeria met up in the final pairing. So who won in the end? Click to find out.
Red Rocks top LSU to win SLC Regional with season-high score 197.925, advance to 45th straight nationals

Red Rocks top LSU to win SLC Regional with season-high score 197.925, advance to 45th straight nationals

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 10:51pm

The last time the Red Rocks were in the regionals, a 2019 appearance in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, it was top-seeded LSU that came out on top to win the event.
No. 6 Red Rocks roll to victory, advance to regional finals with 197.500 score

No. 6 Red Rocks roll to victory, advance to regional finals with 197.500 score

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 4:08pm

It was a bit of a formality — a warm-up so to speak — for the No. 6 Red Rocks Friday afternoon in the first session of the NCAA's Salt Lake City Regional at the Maverik Center as Utah cruised to an early-round victory.
Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Final round

Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Final round

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 9:02am

And it comes down to the final two. It's pizza vs. burger. Who you going to take to win it all?
In handbook update, church adds policies on vaccinations, affinity fraud — among other changes

In handbook update, church adds policies on vaccinations, affinity fraud — among other changes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 8:03pm

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continue to make progress on a long-term update to the faith's handbook.
6,500 fans allowed for Utah's spring football game; ticket sales go to Ty Jordan Memorial Scholarship fund

6,500 fans allowed for Utah's spring football game; ticket sales go to Ty Jordan Memorial Scholarship fund

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 1:13pm

For the first time in more than a year, fans of the University of Utah football program will get the opportunity to see the team play live in the stands of Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Final Four round

Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Final Four round

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 31st - 9:04am

It's down to the Final Four restaurants of the bracket challenge. Go vote for your favorite takeout restaurant.
Details of Craig Smith's 6-year, $12.6M contract with the Utes

Details of Craig Smith's 6-year, $12.6M contract with the Utes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 29th - 7:01pm

Craig Smith signed a contract with the University of Utah Saturday to become the new head coach of the men's basketball program, locking in the former Utah State coach for six seasons with the Runnin' Utes.
Craig Smith won his introductory press conference, but can he win in the Pac-12?

Craig Smith won his introductory press conference, but can he win in the Pac-12?

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 28th - 1:56pm

Just over a week ago, Craig Smith took his team to the NCAA Tournament for third time in three seasons with Utah State. On Saturday, the 48-year-old head coach donned a red jacket with the University of Utah's logo.
Utes ink deal with Utah State's Craig Smith to make him next men's basketball coach

Utes ink deal with Utah State's Craig Smith to make him next men's basketball coach

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 27th - 10:59am

Craig Smith will now call the University of Utah home, according to multiple reports.
Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Elite Eight round

Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Elite Eight round

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:02am

After more than 200 local takeout restaurants were recommended to KSL.com, we're now down to the final eight of this year's bracket challenge. Get out there and vote!
Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Sweet 16 round

Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Sweet 16 round

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 24th - 9:02am

Do you like food? Is your favorite local restaurant still in the challenge? Go find out and vote for your favorite takeout restaurant now. Only you can help them.
As regional host, No. 6 Red Rocks draw favorable pairing that includes likely showdown with No. 3 LSU

As regional host, No. 6 Red Rocks draw favorable pairing that includes likely showdown with No. 3 LSU

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 3:58pm

At the venue where the Red Rocks claimed its fourth Pac-12 Championship Saturday, Utah will get the opportunity to again make a splash at regionals as the host of one of four sites around the country at the Maverik Center in West Valley City.
Red Rocks claim Pac-12 Championship with season-high score; Maile O'Keefe wins all around

Red Rocks claim Pac-12 Championship with season-high score; Maile O'Keefe wins all around

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 20th - 11:47pm

Channeling the 2017 season, the No. 6 Red Rocks came into the Pac-12 Championship determined to overcome its No. 2 seed in the postseason meet.
Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Round of 32

Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Round of 32

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 19th - 9:02am

Vote for the restaurant that makes you hungry just by saying its name or a new one you've never heard of before this challenge.
Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Round of 64

Bracket Challenge: What is the best takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front? Round of 64

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 17th - 9:02am

It's time to find the best local takeout restaurant along the Wasatch Front. Go vote now!
Larry Krystkowiak let go as head coach after 10 years with Utes

Larry Krystkowiak let go as head coach after 10 years with Utes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 16th - 6:58pm

University of Utah athletic director Mark Harlan has chosen to let head coach Larry Krystkowiak go after 10 seasons as coach of the men's basketball program.
'Little Hercules': As Utah begins spring camp, the legacy of Ty Jordan lives on through its players

'Little Hercules': As Utah begins spring camp, the legacy of Ty Jordan lives on through its players

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 16th - 10:53am

The stories are limitless, but one thing is constant: Jordan's legacy and the way he pushed people to be better will forever live at Utah. And though the team will have to move forward without him, his legacy will never be forgotten by those who knew him best.
Lahat Thioune, Jordan Kellier enter transfer portal days after Utes season ends

Lahat Thioune, Jordan Kellier enter transfer portal days after Utes season ends

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 15th - 7:29pm

Less than a week after the Utah men's basketball team ended its season to the USC Trojans at the Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas, two players have already entered their names into the transfer portal.
As Utes open up spring football, attention begins with finding a new QB1

As Utes open up spring football, attention begins with finding a new QB1

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 15th - 1:06pm

It's been three months since Utah football head coach Kyle Whittingham has addressed the media. As he took the mic at the opening of the first day of spring camp Monday, the need to find a new starting quarterback was at the forefront of his remarks.
Bracket Challenge: Help pick the best takeout restaurants along the Wasatch Front

Bracket Challenge: Help pick the best takeout restaurants along the Wasatch Front

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 15th - 9:28am

Let the local takeout restaurant madness begin!
No. 5 Red Rocks roll to easy win over No. 20 Utah State, but frustrated by mistakes

No. 5 Red Rocks roll to easy win over No. 20 Utah State, but frustrated by mistakes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 12th - 10:23pm

If ever there were a time when a win could feel like a loss, that time came Friday night for the No. 5 Red Rocks in the team's regular-season finale at the Huntsman Center.
Utes push Trojans to 2OT but fall 91-85 in quarterfinals as 4 players foul out

Utes push Trojans to 2OT but fall 91-85 in quarterfinals as 4 players foul out

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 11th - 11:22pm

Whether it was just the pregame pep talk or a team not ready to give up on its season, Utah believed until the very end and took the Trojans to double overtime before Evan Mobley showcased his dominance and lifted USC to a 91-85 win over the Utes in the Pac-12 Tournament.
Utes survive Huskies' late-game surge to advance to Pac-12 quarterfinals with 98-95 win

Utes survive Huskies' late-game surge to advance to Pac-12 quarterfinals with 98-95 win

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Mar 10th - 8:49pm

It took five years for it to finally happen, but the Utah men's basketball team got its first win in the Pac-12 Tournament since the venue moved from the MGM Grand to the T-Mobile Arena.