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Skyridge star center Logan Sagapolu plans to choose between BYU, Utah and Oregon during Polynesian Bowl

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jan 19th - 1:03pm

The No. 7 center in the Class of 2019, the 6-foot-3, 340-pound Sagapolu will announce his commitment during the 2019 Polynesian Bowl at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Former 4-star Texas QB Cameron Rising transfers to Utah

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 17th - 5:27pm

The University of Utah may have missed out on Jayden Daniels in the early signing period, but they got their future quarterback Thursday.

Do you hear it? Utah gymnasts add personal touch to beam

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Jan 17th - 11:18am

While the event may be a bit stressful, Utah’s beam and co-head coach Megan Marsden tries to lighten up the atmosphere by allowing her “beamers” to perform their routine to their favorite song.

Zack Moss passed on the NFL to 'be the best running back of all time' at Utah

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 16th - 1:01pm

The average second-round draft pick in the NFL in 2019 will make anywhere between $4.5 million to nearly $8 million over the life of a four-year rookie contract.

Ben Anderson: New Utah athletic director right to extend Utah and BYU series

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Jan 15th - 1:45pm

One year into the job, Mark Harlan extended Utah's football series with BYU, and for now, it was the right move.

BYU, Utah extend annual rivalry series through 2024 season

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jan 14th - 8:18pm

The BYU and Utah football programs don't agree on much. But one thing they agree on is the importance of playing annually, as announced jointly Monday morning.

Utes excelling as student-athletes with record GPA

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 14th - 2:31pm

Since joining the Pac-12 eight years ago, the Utah athletics programs have shown they can compete in their various athletic events. They’ve also shown they can excel in the classroom as well.

Locals in the NFL Playoffs: Andy Reid’s Chiefs (finally) advance to host AFC championship; Taysom Hill sparks Saints' win

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jan 13th - 6:49pm

Former Cougar offensive lineman Andy Reid, now the head coach in Kansas City, led the Chiefs to a 31-13 win that helped the Chiefs to their first win over the Indianapolis Colts in five tries in an AFC division game.

Chicago head coach Jim Boylen 'thankful' for time with the Utes

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Jan 12th - 9:45pm

Ahead of the Bulls-Jazz game, former Ute coach Jim Boylen reflected on his time at the University of Utah.

Utes roll to 88-70 victory over visiting Washington State

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 12th - 8:21pm

Washington State scored the first points of the game, but it would be the only time the Cougars would lead during the game against Utah Saturday night.

No. 3 Utah gymnastics wins 40th-straight over BYU with season highs

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Updated Jan 11th - 11:55pm

No. 3 Utah pulled off season-highs on three of four events in its 197.25-196.475 victory, earning its 40th-straight win over BYU on Friday.

Coming home: Andy Ludwig hired to be Utah's offensive coordinator

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jan 11th - 8:21am

Kyle Whittingham is going back to where it all began.

Runnin' Utes drop Pac-12 home opener in 69-53 loss to Washington

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jan 10th - 11:23pm

With former Ute Kyle Kuzma sitting courtside the night after scoring 41 points for the Los Angeles Lakers, Utah was looking for some scoring magic of their own.

Kuzma's career-high 41 leads Lakers over Pistons 113-100

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan 10th - 12:32am

Kyle Kuzma scored a career-high 41 points in three quarters against his childhood team, joining some rarified company in the process.

Ben Anderson: 2019 will field most talented Utah squad ever

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Jan 8th - 11:48am

With Zack Moss, Bradlee Anae, Leki Fotu and Julian Blackmon staying at Utah, 2019 will field the most talented Utes team to date.

Siaosi Mariner announces transfer from Utah football

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 8th - 10:40am

A day after learning that Utah football will be bringing back all of its offensive skills players to the 2019 season, junior wide receiver Siaosi Mariner announced his decision to transfer from the program.

Salt Lake Stallions coach Dennis Erickson named to College Football Hall of Fame

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jan 7th - 6:43pm

When Dennis Erickson was named to the College Football Hall of Fame Monday morning by the National Football Foundation and ESPN, he spent the day much like he spent the rest of the days during his two-decade collegiate career: at practice.

Utah’s Zack Moss to stay for senior season, calls it 'unfinished business'

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jan 7th - 6:41pm

The Hallandale Trio will remain intact at the University of Utah for one more season.

Utah adds Colton Swan as newest linebacker coach

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 7th - 11:51am

Utah football is closer to being fully staffed in its coaching positions after the hiring of a linebacker coach Monday.

Runnin’ Utes split weekend series, but come away with bigger success

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jan 7th - 11:18am

The Utes split the series in an otherwise successful opening weekend, beating Arizona State by 10 points and dropping a close contest to Arizona by 3 points in overtime. It’s a weekend where Utah finally looked like they could compete on the