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Everything has changed, but 'football has been the same' as BYU opens fall camp

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 4th - 5:54pm

Plenty was different as BYU opened football training camp Tuesday on the outdoor practice field in Provo. But the football was the same.

Have You Seen This? Dad pulls ultimate dad joke on golfer

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Aug 4th - 5:26pm

You have to hand it to this man, he is committed to the grand daddy of all dad jokes and he's absolutely slaying it.

A look at the positives for the Jazz after 3 games in the bubble

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 4th - 8:04am

So far, the NBA bubble experience hasn’t been great for Utah — they have lost two in a row and can’t seem to hit a shot. The good news: It hasn’t had to be. At least not yet. So with that the case, let’s look at some positives for the Jazz after the 116-108 loss to the Lakers on Monday.

Donovan Mitchell's stellar night not enough for Utah Jazz in loss to Lakers

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 3rd - 10:42pm

Donovan Mitchell had 33 points but that wasn't enough to overcome Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday.

Pac-12 responds to football players threatening opt-outs

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 3rd - 9:55pm

The Pac-12 responded Monday to football players who have threaten to opt-out of the season because of concerns related to health and safety, racial injustice and economic rights with a letter touting the conference’s work in those areas and an invitation to meet later this week.

5 questions as BYU football opens training camp, starting with: Will there be a season?

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 3rd - 6:11pm

As BYU returns to the field for the first practice of fall training camp Tuesday, the Cougars also enter a preseason unlike any other as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Utes trio lead Archers to 3-1 start to PLL Championship Series; Whipsnakes take top seed

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Aug 2nd - 8:05pm

Matt Rambo had two goals and eight assists to help Whipsnakes pull away from the Archers, 17-11 to the top seed and a first-round bye in the seven-team league’s championship series Sunday. No. 3-seeded Archers will face Atlas at 8:30 p.m. MT Tuesday in an elimination game on NBC Sports Network.

Group of Pac-12 players could opt out of football season over medical, social, financial concerns

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Aug 2nd - 5:42pm

A group of Pac-12 football players, including Provo High product Ty Jones of Washington, formally submitted public statements Sunday saying they would take action, including potentially opting out of training camps and games this fall, if their demands for health and safety, social justice and fair compensation are not met by the conference.

'It was kind of refreshing': At long last, the game that began the shutdown tips off

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 1st - 7:29pm

The postponed game on March 11 was the beginning of life changing in America. The league went into hiatus, stopping the season and beginning a domino effect that impacted not just sports but also businesses, cities and states. On Saturday, that game was finally played.

A bubble embarrassment: Jazz routed by Thunder in second game of NBA restart

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 1st - 5:35pm

Not many things went right for the Jazz in their second game of the restart — an uninspiring, if not embarrassing, 110-94 loss to the Thunder at The Arena in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

With Major League Baseball season potentially on the brink, Marlins sign former BYU pitcher to free agent deal

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 31st - 9:03pm

Justin Sterner's signing with the Marlins that was announced Friday by BYU comes at a time of much uncertainty — not just with Miami, but across MLB.

Pac-12 releases amended 2020 schedule; Utah to start season on road against Washington State

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jul 31st - 3:51pm

On Friday, in a video conference with members of the media, the Pac-12 released an amended look to its 2020 football season and a schedule for all 12 member institutions.

'Life works in mysterious ways': In 1st game of NBA restart, Utah Jazz beat Pelicans on late free throws by Rudy Gobert

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Jul 30th - 10:17pm

In the first game back, the NBA reminded everyone how fun the league can be.

'It's so important for us to be unified': Utah Jazz, Pelicans kneel during national anthem before NBA restart

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Jul 30th - 9:01pm

Before the first game in 141 days was played, the teams reminded the world that even as the season begins again, they are going to continue to push for change.

Another domino falls: BYU-Missouri canceled as SEC shifts to conference-only schedule

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 30th - 2:57pm

The Southeastern Conference announced Thursday afternoon the move to a 10-game, conference-only schedule due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, effectively canceling the Cougars’ scheduled Oct. 10 home game against Missouri.

A look back at Kyle Whittingham's ongoing tenure with the Utah football program

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 30th - 12:47pm

Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham is entering his 27th season — his 16th as head coach — with the Utes football program.

Jazz were in the center of the NBA shutdown, 'it's only right' they start things back up

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jul 30th - 10:15am

The Jazz were the team at the center of the shutdown. On Thursday, they’ll be the first to play a game again.

Here's 10 things to know about the NBA season restart

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 30th - 12:36am

Welcome back, NBA. The games start Thursday night at Walt Disney World, and here's 10 things to know as the season enters its restart phase.

ACC schedule includes Notre Dame, 10 conference games

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Updated Jul 29th - 7:38pm

if the season is played. The biggest conferences are taking steps to try to mitigate potential disruptions and salvage a sport worth billions in broadcast rights deals.