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PepsiCo to remove royal blue branding for U. in unprecedented move

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Jun 27th - 10:47am

The iconic blue PepsiCo branding will get an unprecedented change when the University of Utah switches from Coca Cola to PepsiCo as the official beverage provider for the university this week.

Runnin' Utes release men's nonconference schedule

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Jun 26th - 2:12pm

The University of Utah men’s basketball program released its nonconference schedule for the 2017-18 season Monday.

Former Ute Kyle Kuzma selected No. 27 by Lakers

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:34pm

Leaving college early has seemingly paid off for former University of Utah basketball star Kyle Kuzma.

1 on 1 with 5-time NFL Pro Bowler Steve Smith

Rod Zundel  |  Posted   Jun 17th - 10:44pm

Former Utah receiver Steve Smith Sr. was always a competitor — and always having fun. The former Baltimore Ravens standout retired from the NFL after 16 seasons, including 14 with the Panthers, and five Pro Bowl appearances.

Utes add men's lacrosse to become first Division I program in state, Pac 12

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 16th - 1:07pm

Utah men’s lacrosse will be the western-most Division I program in the nation, the first in the state of Utah and the Pac 12, and only the third in the Mountain time zone with Denver and Air Force.

Sources: Utes to vote on adding lacrosse as athletic department's 8th men's sport

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 15th - 1:09pm

The University of Utah will vote to sanction men’s lacrosse as the eighth men’s sport at the university with the recommendation of university president David Pershing, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the situation.

Local baseball players fill out final day of 2017 MLB draft

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 14th - 9:31pm

The final day of the Major League Baseball first-year player draft wrapped up Wednesday with a handful of locals taken off the board.

Lone Peak's Seth Corry leads Utahns selected Tuesday in 2017 MLB draft

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 13th - 7:14pm

Lone Peak southpaw Seth Corry was selected in Tuesday's third round of the 2017 Major League Baseball draft by the San Francisco Giants.

BYU's Collinsworth finishes 4th in NCAA 800M final, Utah's Murphy 5th in steeplechase

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 10th - 11:10pm

The former Davis High star ran the 800-meter final in 2 minutes, 02.30 seconds, — just .12 of a second off a career-best — to finish fourth on the final day of the NCAA track and field championships at Hayward Field at the University of Oregon

Utah extends Kyle Whittingham's contract through 2021

Andy Larsen  |  Posted   Jun 9th - 5:26pm

The University of Utah announced that Kyle Whittingham has signed a contract extension that will keep him at the school through the 2021 football season.

Utah's Murphy, BYU's Collinsworth qualify for NCAA track finals

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 8th - 8:42pm

Utah distance runner Grayson Murphy qualified for the finals in the 3,000-meter steeplechase Thursday at the NCAA track and field championships in Eugene, Oregon, as did BYU 800-meter star Shea Martinez-Collinsworth.

Utah gymnastics: Robert Ladanyi hired as assistant coach

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   Jun 5th - 9:37pm

Robert Ladanyi has accepted a position as assistant coach for Utah gymnastics, the team announced Monday.

Utah gymnastics: Paulicivic named Ohio State head coach

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted   May 30th - 3:14pm

After two season as Utah gymnastics’ assistant coach, Meredith Paulicivic has been named Ohio State’s women’s gymnastics head coach.

Detroit Lions announce signings of Bozick, Asiata

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 30th - 12:08pm

The Detroit Lions have signed guard Connor Bozick and running back Matt Asiata.

No. 16 Utah softball falls to Washington in 3rd game of Super Regional Staff  |  Posted   May 29th - 11:56am

No. 7 Washington did all of its scoring in the first two innings, and held on for a 2-1 win over the No. 16 Utes in Sunday’s decisive game of the Seattle Super Regional to advance to the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City.

Jazz work out, talk about pro potential of BYU's Eric Mika, Utah's Kyle Kuzma

Andy Larsen  |  Posted   May 23rd - 6:35pm

The Utah Jazz have held draft workouts of BYU's Eric Mika and Utah's Kyle Kuzma over the last few weeks. More information on how those workouts went from the Jazz's perspective, plus some Frank Jackson news, from Andy Larsen.

Utah softball routs BYU to advance to consecutive Super Regional

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 20th - 8:16pm

Utah scored eight runs while batting around in the sixth inning, and advanced to their second-consecutive NCAA Super Regional with a 14-0 win over rival BYU in six innings Saturday afternoon.

No. 16 Utah softball rallies for walkoff win over No. 21 BYU

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 19th - 6:10pm

Pinch hitter Hailey Hilburn stroked a one-out single into shallow center field to drive in the game-winning run and Utah walked off with a 3-2 victory over rival BYU at Dumke Family Stadium in Friday’s NCAA Regional.

Bull's one-hitter, defense combine to lead BYU softball to NCAA regional opening win

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 18th - 9:17pm

McKenna Bull spun a complete-game one-hitter, and BYU pounded out 13 hits to shut out the Bulldogs 8-0 in six innings Thursday at Utah’s Dumke Family Stadium.

Utah football reveals new uniforms

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   May 16th - 9:55am

The University of Utah football team released its news uniforms Tuesday, which are absent of the mountains on the shoulder of years past.