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Losses, Leipzig and travel delays: Real Salt Lake handling adjustments to preseason schedule

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 15th - 12:04pm

After 14 hours in the airport waiting for a connecting flight to Phoenix, the team decided to shift travel plans to a quicker, safer and more manageable spell at home for two days.

Feeling sorry for Arizona? Not a chance for Utah with conference bye in sight

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:39am

Utah men’s basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak was asked if he felt empathy for the state of Arizona athletics during his post-game press conference Thursday night after his team defeated the Wildcats 83-76.

Making dad proud: TJ Haws adjoined to father Marty during BYU's win in San Diego

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 15th - 10:47am

During the win, TJ Haws passed his father, Marty Haws, for No. 23 on the Cougars’ all-time scoring list. The junior who starred at Lone Peak now has 1,358 career points, edging ahead of dad, who compiled 1,337 points from 1986-90.

Harding scores 30, but Weber's rally falls short to Montana

Dillon Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Feb 15th - 7:59am

Jerrick Harding's 30 points, including 27 in the second half, weren't enough to stop Weber’s hearts from being broken on Valentine's Day.

No. 8 BYU volleyball sweeps Concordia in first home game since January 12

Paul Swenson,  |  Posted Feb 15th - 12:03am

The Cougars got back to their winning ways after a 4 game slide.

Haws' career-high 35 leads BYU to pivotal road win at San Diego in OT

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 10:15pm

TJ Haws scored a career-high 35 points, and Yoeli Childs added 27 points and 12 rebounds to help BYU to an 88-82 win in overtime in the Jenny Craig Pavilion at San Diego. Olin Carter III led the Toreros with 20 points, and Isaiah Pineiro supplied 20 points, 12 rebounds and five assists for San Diego.

Patton leads Sacramento State past Southern Utah, 84-73

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 14th - 10:09pm

Joshua Patton scored 22 points and pulled down 13 rebounds as Sacramento State pulled away from Southern Utah in the second half to post an 84-73 victory Thursday night.

Chuha lifts New Mexico St. over Utah Valley 84-77

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 14th - 9:44pm

Eli Chuha had a season-high 21 points plus 10 rebounds as New Mexico State extended its winning streak to 10 games, beating Utah Valley 84-77 on Thursday night.

Parker Van Dyke lifts Utah past Arizona, 83-76, with his 7 threes

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 9:08pm

Parker Van Dyke needed no help picking up where he left off last week.

5A state wrestling: 4-timer Kohler, Wasps cruise to 4th title in 5 years

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 8:58pm

Zak Kohler won his fourth state title, and six Wasatch wrestlers won individual championships to help the Wasps cruise to their fourth team title in five years Thursday night at the Class 5A state wrestling tournament in Orem.

6A state wrestling: Pleasant Grove uses depth to pile up back-to-back titles, 8th in 9 years

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 7:56pm

Pleasant Grove piled up 311.5 points, easily out-distancing second-place Layton’s 267.5. Syracuse finished third with 203.5, followed by Herriman (152) and Westlake (135).

Jazz hoping to use All-Star break as just that — a break

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 5:05pm

Donovan Mitchell will be busy this weekend. But not as busy as he could have been.

BYU hires Texas State O-line coach, Grimes protege, to fill role of departed assistant

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 3:13pm

After offensive line coach Ryan Pugh departed to take the offensive coordinator job at Troy, the Cougars announced Thursday that Texas State offensive line coach Eric Mateos will be moving to Provo beginning with the 2019 season.

MLS extends commissioner Garber's contract through 2023

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 14th - 10:54am

Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber's contract has been extended by league owners for five years through 2023.

Revamped 'culture,' leadership coming to 2019 BYU baseball team

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 14th - 10:26am

“We let 25-30 percent of our roster go from last year because of culture, whether it was guys not buying in or whatever,” BYU baseball coach Mike Littlewood said this week before Friday’s season opener against Northwestern.

Queta, Merrill lead Utah State past Wyoming 76-59

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 13th - 9:46pm

Neemias Queta scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Utah State pulled away in the second half to down Wyoming 76-59 on Wednesday night.

6A state wrestling: Vikings, Lancers locked in title contention with 10 semifinalists

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 13th - 9:04pm

The consensus top-two teams in 6A — champions of each of the past eight seasons — dominated the opening day of the tournament, placing an astonishing 20 combined wrestlers past the quarterfinals Wednesday at the UCCU Center at Utah Valley Univ

5A state wrestling: Wasatch looks to depth to regain championship form

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 13th - 8:50pm

Wasatch placed nine wrestlers through to Thursday’s semifinal round of the Class 5A state wrestling tournament at Utah Valley University, helping the Wasps surge to a 12-point advantage on the preliminary day of the event.

Utah State leads local men's basketball teams with best chances to make NCAA Tournament

Paul Swenson,  |  Posted Feb 13th - 2:20pm

A brief look at the post-season chances for Utah State, BYU, Utah, Utah Valley, Weber State, and SUU.