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KSL Pick'em: Cougars claim top fan base for second straight week

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 17th - 10:14am

For the second straight week, BYU fans staked its claim as the top fan base following yet another overtime win for the Cougars.

‘It’s been a long time coming’: Utah’s Bryan Thompson finally showing his long-awaited talent

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 16th - 10:17am

With just over a minute left to play in the first quarter Saturday, quarterback Tyler Huntley aired out a deep pass to a wide open Bryan Thompson streaking down the field. It was a signal that Thompson was finally ready to compete at a high level.

Locals in the NFL: BYU's Jamaal Williams loved working with Aaron Jones in Packers' Week 2 win

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 9:13pm

Jones was the workhorse back — he had 23 carries for 116 yards and a touchdown — but Williams received his own dues in the Packers’ 21-16 win over rival Minnesota.

Utes move up to No. 10 in AP Top 25 Poll, No. 11 in Coaches Poll

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 15th - 12:13pm

The Utah Utes wrapped up nonconference play Saturday with a 31-0 win over the visiting Idaho State Bengals. The win gave Utah the boost it needed to, again, move up in the national rankings ahead of a difficult conference slate that starts with USC on the road.

Josh Furlong's AP Top 25 ballot: Maryland, USC disappoint after only 1 week in Top 25

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 15th - 10:01am

The week didn’t feature any ranked teams going up against each other, but there was still chaos to be had, including Maryland and USC spending only one week in the Top 25 after dropping their third game of the season.

The Triple Option: Tyler Huntley, Zack Moss shine in 31-0 win over Idaho State

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 14th - 7:09pm

No. 11 Utah accomplished exactly what it wanted in its nonconference slate: a 3-0 record before jumping into conference play.

No. 11 Utah closes out nonconference play with 31-0 blowout win over Idaho State

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 14th - 6:27pm

Utah scored 17 unanswered points in the first quarter, and the rest was history as Utah went on to beat the visiting Idaho State Bengals 31-0 Saturday.

Game Center: No. 11 Utah vs. Idaho State

KSL.com Sports, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 14th - 2:15pm

Follow along as the No. 11 Utah Utes take on the Idaho State Bengals at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah, with KSL.com's live Game Center.

KSL Pick'em: College football Week 3 staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 13th - 10:01am

Here are the games for Week 3: North Carolina at Wake Forest (Friday), Mississippi State vs. Kansas State, No. 24 USC at BYU, No. 19 Iowa at Iowa State, and No. 11 Utah vs. Idaho State.

KSL Pick'em: 2OT win propels Cougars to top fan base in Week 2

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 10th - 10:43am

With the double overtime win over Tennessee, BYU fans averaged the most points per game in Week 2. It was also the toughest game to pick, with a 53 to 47 percent split between participants.

Locals in the NFL: Taysom Hill, Marcus Williams prove worth to Saints in MNF opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 10th - 9:35am

The former BYU quarterback ran for 8 yards on a pair of carries, and caught a 9-yard touchdown pass during a pivotal stretch in the second half as New Orleans turned a 21-10 deficit into a 30-28 victory over the Houston Texans.

How the Hallandale Trio's commitment is taking Utah football to greater heights

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 9th - 7:15pm

In 2015, Dennis Erickson returned to the state of Florida on a recruiting assignment. His pitch? Move 2,500 miles west to a place few in Florida knew anything about and be a part of something special on the football field.

Locals in the NFL: BYU alum Kyle Van Noy had a good reason to miss Week 1 with Pats

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 8th - 11:06pm

Kyle Van Noy — the former BYU linebacker, noted “Brigham” supporter and only local product playing on Sunday Night Football in Week 1 — was a late scratch for the New England Patriots, but not due to injury.

Utes move up to No. 11 in AP Top 25, No. 12 in Coaches Poll

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 8th - 12:21pm

Coming off a 35-17 win over Mid-American Conference foe Northern Illinois at home, Utah moved up in the national rankings Sunday.

Josh Furlong's AP Top 25 ballot: Texas falls to LSU but gains in the rankings

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 8th - 10:01am

Week 2 brought some unpredictable finishes, come-from-behind wins late in the game and Michigan fumbling the ball more times than we could count.

The Triple Option: Balanced offense offsets slow defensive start for No. 13 Utah

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 7th - 5:02pm

Absent a few key starters on both sides of the ball, No. 13 Utah overcame some early miscues to claim a 35-17 win over the visiting Northern Illinois Huskies Saturday.

No. 13 Utah starts slow, but rolls to 35-17 victory over visiting Northern Illinois

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 7th - 3:19pm

The sun was out for the morning game, but it took the Utah football team some time to wake up before claiming a 35-17 over the visiting Northern Illinois Huskies Saturday.

Game Center: No. 13 Utah vs. Northern Illinois

KSL.com Sports, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 7th - 11:00am

Follow along as the No. 13 Utah Utes take on the Northern Illinois Huskies at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah, with KSL.com's live Game Center.

Flake, Tucker keep No. 10 BYU soccer undefeated, unbeaten in 5 vs. Utes

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 6th - 11:24pm

Elise Flake and Cameron Tucker had a goal in either half to lead No. 10 BYU women’s soccer to a 2-0 win over rival Utah in front of an announced crowd of 5,036 fans Friday night at South Field.

KSL Pick'em: College football Week 2 staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 6th - 10:01am

Here are the games for Week 2: No. 13 Utah vs. Northern Illinois, No. 1 Clemson vs. No. 12 Texas A&M, BYU at Tennessee, Utah State vs. Stony Brook, and No. 6 LSU at No. 9 Texas.