The Triple Team: Jazz winning streak ends after sloppy performance against Blazers
Three thoughts on the Jazz's rustiness coming out of the All-Star break showing repeatedly in their first loss in a month, Portland's inspired defense, and a bad night for the Jazz in the playoff race.
Jimmy Golen, Associated Press | Posted Feb 24th - 9:56am
John Shuster's last throw in the eighth end of the Olympic curling final clacked off one Swedish stone and knocked it into another, sending them both skittering out of scoring range.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 24th - 9:17am
Maggie McCord poured in 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Jaycee Lichtie added 13 points with nine free throws to help the Miners survive Copper Hills, 48-40 in a Class 6A state semifinal Friday night at Salt Lake Community College.
Matthew Coles, Associated Press | Posted Feb 23rd - 10:41pm
CJ McCollum and Damian Lillard believe the crucial stretch of the long NBA season starts now and the Portland Trail Blazers have laser-like focus.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 23rd - 9:56pm
Valdez's shot didn't fall, but Calvert had a game-high 17 points, 10 rebounds, two blocks and two steals, and Doxey added 16 points and nine rebounds with two assists to lift Fremont girls basketball into the inaugural 6A girls basketball state final
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 23rd - 7:08pm
Rae Falatea scored a game-high 19 points to lead the Leopards, as they held on for dear life to snatch a 44-38 win over the Rams and advance to Saturday’s state championship.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 23rd - 6:45pm
Shalyn Fano scored six of her 12 points in the fourth quarter, and Ella Popa had a game-high 14 points with nine rebounds and three assists to help Timpview hold off defending state champion Skyline, 56-49 Friday afternoon at Salt Lake CC.
Josh Furlong, KSL.com | Posted Feb 23rd - 11:14am
A new report released Friday links former Utah star Kyle Kuzma to an FBI investigation into the NCAA for improper benefits to student-athletes.
Andy Larsen, KSL.com | Posted Feb 23rd - 10:45am
The Sloan Sports Analytics Conference is underway in Boston, giving sports' top researchers a chance to present their work from the last year. Here are the six most interesting basketball projects, including a replacement for the coach's whiteboard.
The Associated Press | Posted Feb 22nd - 11:17pm
Elijah Bryant and Yoeli Childs scored 15 points apiece and Brigham Young defeated Portland 72-60 on Thursday night.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 10:39pm
Karlie Valdez’s game-winning drive to the bucket in the final nine seconds of the game was all Fremont needed, and the Silver Wolves rallied by the Silverwolves 48-46 Thursday to advance to Friday’s Class 6A state semifinals.
Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 22nd - 10:34pm
Conner Toolson and Kenneth Ogbe hit nine of UVU's 12 3-pointers to help Utah Valley beat Cal State Bakersfield in the Icardo Center for the first time in the Mark Pope era.
Dillon Anderson, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 22nd - 10:32pm
Weber State's nine-game winning streak was snapped Thursday with a loss to Eastern Washington.
John Coon, Associated Press | Posted Feb 22nd - 10:32pm
Beating the shot clock with a critical basket is a scenario Parker Van Dyke has practiced many times. Van Dyke has done silent countdowns in his head and fired up shots in the gym on many occasions to prepare for such a moment.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 9:08pm
Marissa Scoresby scored 14 of her game-high 23 points in the second half, and Westlake advanced to the Class 6A girls basketball state semifinals with a 54-47 win Thursday evening over Hillcrest at Salt Lake Community College.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 6:29pm
Maggie McCord had eight of her game-high 11 points in the first half, and Bingham put 18 players on the court in cruising to a 61-36 win over Northridge in the quarterfinals of the Class 6A girls basketball tournament Thursday at SLCC.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 4:43pm
Breaunna Gillen had 14 points, seven rebounds and four steals, and the Grizzlies forced 17 turnovers to take down Layton 57-31 at Salt Lake Community College.
Teresa M. Walker, Associated Press | Posted Feb 22nd - 4:28pm
Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 12:31pm
Three players from the BYU women’s basketball team who entered the team at different times will suit up in their final regular-season home game Thursday at 7 p.m. MST against Portland.
- No deja vu: Fremont posts lead Silver Wolves to 6A championship berth
- East holds off furious Highland rally to advance to 5A girls basketball championship game
- Thunderbirds weather chaos to dethrone defending champion Skyline for 5A state final bid
- 9 seconds of eternity: Valdez's gamewinner rallies Fremont by Riverton in 6A quarterfinal