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Phil Steele picks the Utes third in the Pac-12 South

Mike Grant  |  Posted   Jul 22nd, 2011 - 1:37pm

For us who are sports crazies, and especially football crazies, the fact that the college football season is literally right around the corner is not only exciting, but needed.

Utah's Kyle Whittingham to appear on ESPN Car Wash

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Jul 21st, 2011 - 3:26pm

Utah football coach Kyle Whittingham will be featured on ESPN's "Car Wash" on Wed., July 27 as part of the Pac-12 Bicoastal Media Tour.

Wynn named to quarterback watch list; Pac-12 releases season preview video

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Jul 15th, 2011 - 1:29pm

Preseason accolades keep rolling in for the Utes, who are only 48 days away from kicking off the season against Montana State.

Three Utes added to preseason award watch lists

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Jul 14th, 2011 - 11:49am

The Utes are just a little over 49 days away from kicking off the 2011 season at home against Montana State. It's never too soon to get excited, and already three University of Utah football players have been added to preseason national award watch lists.

A New Day

Michael Grant  |  Posted   Jul 1st, 2011 - 10:51am

The University of Utah has officially moved into a new era, watching the Mountain West Conference from the rear-view mirror and looking forward to the Pac-12 Conference.

So long, MWC; Utes, Cougars set to blaze separate trails

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Jun 30th, 2011 - 5:16pm

July 1, 2011. A day that will completely change the collegiate landscape in the state of Utah.

Utah Pac-12 Day celebration plans finalized

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Jun 29th, 2011 - 5:58pm

Plans have been finalized for the Utah Pac-12 day celebration scheduled for Friday, July 1 at noon on the south lawn of the state Capitol. The celebration and parking for the event will be free to the public.

Runnin' Utes add three local players to fall roster

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Jun 27th, 2011 - 2:31pm

The Utah basketball team has added three walk-ons to the fall roster, and all of them are Utah natives. One of the complaints from fans during the Jim Boylen era up on the hill was that there wasn't any local talent on the team.

Utah men's basketball finalizes 2011-12 schedule

U Of U Press Release  |  Posted   Jun 17th, 2011 - 1:33pm

The University of Utah men's basketball team released its complete 2011-12 schedule dates Friday. In addition to their slate of Pac-12 conference games as inaugural members of the league, the Runnin' Utes will play six non-conference home games.

Eric Weddle Football Camp

Jun 10th, 2011 - 3:10pm

Join us at the Eric Weddle Football Camp, hosted by SportsMechanix, June 13-15. Charger's star Eric Weddle will work hands on with kids ages 7-14 with current Dolphins star and former Ute Sean Smith. Go to or search Eric Weddle Football Camp.

Utes receive their highest score on NCAA APR

Shalom Boutwell, Contributor  |  Posted   Jun 2nd, 2011 - 12:51pm

The University of Utah achieved the highest score they have ever received after the results for the Academic Progress Rating dropped in on May 24.

Runnin' Utes head coach helps Make-A-Wish grant teen's wish

Dirk Facer, Deseret News  |  Posted   May 31st, 2011 - 5:46pm

Utah basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak and the Make-A-Wish Foundation surprised Dalton DeVore Tuesday afternoon at the Huntsman Center.

Fans to pick logo for the Pac-12 championship game

Michael Grant  |  Posted   May 27th, 2011 - 2:39pm

The Pac-10 has launched Make Your Pick, an online logo poll that is literally giving college football fans a chance to leave their mark on the 2011 Pac-12 Football Championship Game.

Ute fan website raises $12K for family's battle against Leukemia

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   May 12th, 2011 - 5:00pm

For the Flamm family, the Utah community pulled them through one of the most difficult times of their lives.

Runnin' Utes sign LSU transfer Aaron Dotson

May 6th, 2011 - 6:09pm

The University of Utah men's basketball team has signed transfer Aaron Dotson, the team announced Friday. Dotson is a 6-foot-4, 205-pound wing who comes to the Runnin' Utes from LSU of the Southeastern Conference.

$3 billion? Pac-12's television deal second to none

Shalom Boutwell and Robert Jackson  |  Posted   May 5th, 2011 - 8:30am

With Utah and Colorado on board and the official name change just over 56 days away, the $250 million a year landmark television deal is definitely more than just a splash for the Pac-12 Conference in the BCS pool.

Runnin' Utes sign two JC transfers

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   May 3rd, 2011 - 4:52pm

The University of Utah men's basketball team has signed a pair of junior college transfers, the team announced Tuesday.

Norm Parrish named as Utes' new Director of Operations

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Apr 20th, 2011 - 5:31pm

Utah men's basketball has hired Norm Parrish as its new Director of Basketball Operations, head coach Larry Krystkowiak announced Wednesday. Parrish joins the Runnin' Utes after 20 years as the head coach at Salt Lake Community College.

Utah basketball adds Andy Hill to coaching staff

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Apr 18th, 2011 - 11:09am

Utah men's basketball has hired Andy Hill as an assistant coach, the team announced Monday. Hill comes to Utah from Montana, where he spend the last seven years in the same role, including two years under new Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak.

Former Ute Will Clyburn to transfer to Iowa State

Robert Jackson, Sports Director  |  Posted   Apr 12th, 2011 - 5:12pm

Former University of Utah guard Will Clyburn has decided to use his redshirt year and transfer to Iowa State.