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Bracketology: NCAA hoops committee to give tournament peek

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jan 24th - 7:10pm

The selection committee for the NCAA men's basketball tournament is getting into the bracketology business and borrowing an idea from the College Football Playoff, hoping it will get more fans thinking about March Madness in February.

How local players fared at Shrine Game, Collegiate Bowl

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jan 21st - 9:06pm

It was all-star weekend for a bevy of college football stars looking to impress NFL scouts at the East-West Shrine Game in Florida and the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl in California. Former local standouts were no different. Here’s how they did.

Utah has rich history of basketball as game celebrates 125 years

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Dec 25th - 7:01pm

Wednesday marked the 125th anniversary of the invention of basketball. While the game originated in Massachusetts, it has a rich history in the Beehive State.

IUPUI jumps out early, routs Southern Utah 101-81

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Dec 17th - 6:21pm

Matt O'Leary scored 20 points and Darell Combs added 16 as IUPUI routed Southern Utah 101-81 on Saturday night.

Locals in the NFL: Week 14

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted   Dec 13th - 9:14am

Monday night may as well been named "The Utah Bowl" with Eric Weddle being the MVP. Paul Kruger reminds everyone he can still make plays.

Locals in the NFL: Week 13

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted   Dec 5th - 11:11pm

Defense rules this past week as locals' interceptions caused a stir in this week's action.

UNLV holds off Southern Utah 89-81

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Nov 30th - 10:00pm

Dwayne Morgan scored 19 points and had a career-high 14 boards and Jovan Mooring chipped in 16 points to lead UNLV past Southern Utah 89-81 on Wednesday.

Locals in the NFL: Week 12

Adam Cichoski  |  Posted   Nov 29th - 9:11am

Alex Smith comes up clutch, Van Noy is finding his place with the Patriots, and two former Southern Utah players are seeing more playing time.

Tyler, Sharp shine as Southern Utah beats NAU 48-21

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Nov 19th - 7:20pm

Patrick Tyler threw five touchdown passes, tying Southern Utah's single-game record, Mike Sharp became the school's career leader with 29 TD receptions and the Thunderbirds beat Northern Arizona 48-21 on Saturday in the season finale for both teams.

Utah locals in NFL Week 11

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted   Nov 15th - 4:49pm

A pair of former Utes and current Baltimore Ravens headline this week's performance from Utah's locals in the NFL.

Cosmo, other mascots describe life inside the suit

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   Nov 15th - 12:51pm

Ever wondered what it's like to be a mascot? Cosmo and mascot coordinators across the state give us an inside look at life inside the suit.

KJ Hall gives BYU fans glimpse of future with nod to past in win over SUU

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Nov 13th - 9:46pm

Freshman running back KJ Hall made the most of his time Saturday while giving the 59,302 fans at LaVell Edwards Stadium a glimpse of the future with a nod to the past.

BYU clinches Poinsettia Bowl bid with home win over Southern Utah

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Nov 12th - 4:15pm

Taysom Hill completed 22-of-29 passes for 320 yards, two touchdowns and one interception, and also ran for 29 yards and a score to help the Cougars clinch their 12th-straight postseason bowl appearance with a 37-7 win over FCS foe Southern Utah.

BYU, Southern Utah prep for inaugural matchup: 5 questions with an SUU beat writer

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Nov 11th - 11:53am

We sat down with Ryan Miller, SUU beat writer for the Spectrum and Daily News in Cedar City, to talk about the Thunderbirds. Listen to the full podcast here.

Poll: Who is your favorite men’s college basketball star that played in Utah?

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   Nov 11th - 10:00am

Many great players have played college basketball in Utah. For this poll, we’re asking you to pick who is your favorite men's basketball player who played collegiately in Utah.

Utah locals in NFL Week 9

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted   Nov 8th - 12:27pm

Halfway through the NFL regular season, KSL identifies the best Utah locals in the NFL. Who are yours?

Southern Utah cruises 38-21 over Montana State

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Nov 5th - 4:10pm

Patrick Tyler threw for 231 yards and three touchdowns and Southern Utah sent Montana State to its sixth straight loss, 38-21 on Saturday.

Booker a starter; Smith concussed; Sorensen plays big yet again

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted   Nov 1st - 11:26am

Devontae Booker scored a touchdown in his first start for the Broncos filling in for the injured C.J. Anderson, while Daniel Sorensen continued his strong 2016 play for the Chiefs in this week's edition of locals in the NFL.

Southern Utah rolls up 610 yards, beats Idaho State 52-27

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Oct 29th - 6:30pm

James Felila and Malik Brown each rushed for two touchdowns and Southern Utah scored 21 third-quarter points to break away for a 52-27 victory over Idaho State on Saturday.

Big plays from Utah locals in NFL Week 7

Stephen Lindsey  |  Posted   Oct 26th - 11:17am

Big moments from former members of Utah's three big schools marked Week 7's notable local performances.