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Local TBT squads unveil official uniforms for upcoming basketball tournament

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 9th - 2:57pm

Opening day of The Basketball Tournament got a little bit closer Tuesday, with the unveiling of every team's new uniform, including from the Jimmer Fredette-led Team Fredette, the Utes' Team Utah, and Utah State's Stallions alumni squad.

AP source: Mavs get former Ute Wright from Grizzlies in sign-and-trade

Schuyler Dixon, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 7th - 6:51pm

A person with direct knowledge of the deal says the Dallas Mavericks have acquired guard Delon Wright from the Memphis Grizzlies in a sign-and-trade agreement that could make the restricted free agent a starter alongside rookie of the year Luka Doncic.

BYU's first four opponents vital in success of 2019 football season, and that includes rival Utah

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 27th - 10:17am

The Cougars can’t wait for Aug. 29, when LaVell Edwards Stadium will host the first game of the 2019 season at 8:15 p.m. MDT.

Populous hired to design Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion project, with slight changes

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jun 25th - 5:10pm

The University of Utah has selected Populous to design its $80 million Rice-Eccles Stadium south end zone expansion project.

Former Utah QB Alex Smith on playing in NFL again: 'That's the plan'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:58pm

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith says he hopes to play football again but still needs to make basic progress like relearning how to run after breaking his right leg.

Can the Utes reclaim the South Division and finally win the Pac-12?

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:02am

Utah ended the 2018 season in disappointing fashion despite finally claiming its first South Division title. Here's a look at three questions that need to be answered to see if their shot at redemption is real.

NCAA ruling: Utah's Vickers granted another season, Rising petition denied

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:27am

It’s still a couple months until college football officially becomes a regular discussion, but the University of Utah announced Monday some NCAA rulings that impact the football program this season.

Web Weave: The end of the college season, but the start of the D'LO era?

Ryan Miller and Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 11th - 11:06am's sports team answers some of the pressing questions from the Utah sports scene.

'The Tournament' unveils Fredette-hosted Salt Lake region, with BYU, Utah alums

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jun 11th - 10:09am

The Salt Lake regional will be the tournament’s western-most site, with games July 25-27 at the Maverik Center in West Valley. Feature among the regional’s eight seeds are three squads comprised of players from BYU, Utah and Utah State.

Utah's Donnie Tillman taking 'leave of absence' from basketball to be with family

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jun 7th - 9:45am

Utah men’s basketball forward Donnie Tillman is taking a leave of absence from the program for “personal reasons,” according university officials.

Utah’s Oliver Dunn selected by Yankees, 4 other locals selected in MLB draft Wednesday

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jun 5th - 8:41pm

Five local college and high school baseball players were picked up by major league teams on day three of the 2019 draft.

Utah's Oliver Dunn earns postseason honors for baseball success

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted Jun 1st - 7:25am

Oliver Dunn, a junior on the University of Utah baseball team was named to the Pac-12 All-Conference Team and was named a third team All-American.

Utah's Kyler Dunkle wraps up a record-setting golf career

Casey Overfield,  |  Posted May 30th - 2:03pm

Utah's Kyler Dunkle led the Utes to one of their best years in program history. One of the highlights of the season was Dunkle's 28th place tie at the NCAA Championships, which is the highest that any Ute has placed in team history.

Krystkowiak hires Henry Martinez, Donny Daniels to coaching staff

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted May 30th - 1:55pm

Just days after learning that junior forward Donnie Tillman was returning to the school, the University of Utah men’s basketball program finalized its coaching staff Thursday.

Game time set for BYU-Utah football game, 3 other BYU and Utah games

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated May 30th - 11:23am

You’ve got three months to get your get-out-of-work excuses ready for the Friday after this year’s rivalry football game between BYU and Utah.

Utah's Donnie Tillman gets chance to workout in front of Jazz

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated May 24th - 7:38pm

University of Utah's Donnie Tillman was part of a six-player pre-draft workout at the Zion's Bank Basketball Center on Friday.

Pac-12 tries to boost men's basketball, loosen transfer rule

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 3:30pm

The Pac-12 presidents voted to standardize nonconference schedules for men's basketball and allow athletes to transfer within the conference without losing a season of eligibility.

Patrick Kinahan: It's the Rose Bowl or bust for the Utes

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted May 15th - 12:17pm

Eight years into the dramatic change, having stockpiled the roster with talent and depth, Utah’s football program aims to make a significant move this season.

Utah hires Paul Kirk as new associate athletics director

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted May 15th - 10:08am

The University of Utah has hired a new associate athletics director to replace outgoing senior associate athletics director Liz Abel.

No. 24 BYU Baseball catches fire late for 10-3 win over Utah

Paul Swenson,  |  Posted May 14th - 11:07pm

With the game tied 2-2 in the top of the eighth inning, a Danny Gelalich grand slam gave BYU the lead for good in the second meeting between the Utes and the Cougars this year.