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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.

Utah Lacrosse 'finding a way to get better' after finishing inaugural season

Paul Swenson,  |  Posted May 3rd - 7:50am

The Utes wrapped up their first Division I season last weekend and now look to build for next year.

Where local athletes signed after the 2019 NFL draft

Sean Walker, Josh Furlong and Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Apr 27th - 7:04pm

A complete list of local athletes who signed during the 2019 NFL draft, including undrafted free agents who didn't hear their names called in the seven-round event.

Utah's Jackson Barton drafted No. 240 overall by the Indianapolis Colts

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 27th - 4:04pm

Former Utah offensive lineman Jackson Barton will be joining is younger brother in the NFL.

Utah kicker Matt Gay drafted No. 145 overall by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Apr 27th - 1:36pm

The Bucs selected the University of Utah kicker with the seventh pick of the fifth round, No. 145 overall Saturday afternoon.

Punter Mitch Wishnowsky selected No. 110 overall by San Francisco 49ers

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Apr 27th - 10:59am

From Perth, Australia to Salt Lake City, Utah, Mitch Wishnowsky has made quite the trek to play football. He’ll soon make San Francisco home after the 49ers selected him with the No. 110 overall pick in the NFL draft Saturday.

Former Utah linebacker Cody Barton drafted No. 88 by Seattle Seahawks

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Apr 26th - 9:48pm

Former Utah Ute Cody Barton was selected by Seattle Seahawks in the 2019 NFL Draft.

Utah's Marquise Blair selected No. 47 overall by Seattle Seahawks

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Apr 26th - 7:54pm

Known for his big hits, former Utah safety Marquise Blair will now get his shot in the NFL.

Skinner’s 'no regrets' mentality steered Olympics decision

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 26th - 11:03am

When you have a once in a lifetime chance to fulfill a dream, you have to take your shot. For MyKayla Skinner, she’s getting a second chance at her dream — the Olympics.

MyKayla Skinner announces departure from program, plan to pursue 2020 Olympics

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Updated Apr 25th - 11:41am

University of Utah gymnastics junior MyKayla Skinner will leave the program to make a run for the 2020 Olympics, she announced Thursday.

NCAA: Replay official can overturn close targeting calls

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 24th - 12:45pm

The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel adjusted the targeting rule in college football, allowing video review officials to overturn calls if any element of the penalty cannot be confirmed.

Marsden: Telling 'my girls' about retirement was emotional

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 23rd - 11:23am

Only a select few knew about Utah gymnastics co-head coach Megan Marsden's retirement. She didn’t tell her team until Monday as the rest of the gymnastics world also learned.

Utah gymnastics co-head coach Megan Marsden retiring after 35 years

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 1:51pm

After 35 years, Utah gymnastics co-head coach Megan Marsden is retiring, the team announced on Monday.

Utah gymnastics scores season-low, finishes last at national semifinal

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 19th - 3:49pm

The smallest mistakes can be costly when the stakes are high. Unfortunately for Utah gymnastics, errors added up on Friday and ended the team’s season.

Utah gymnastics ready for nationals as 'underdog'

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 19th - 9:01am

It doesn’t matter what you did in the regular season. In the postseason, it matters who shows up on competition day.

Utah placekicker Chayden Johnston leaves football program to focus on career

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 1:14pm

Just days after the end of Utah football’s spring camp, sophomore placekicker Chayden Johnston announced his departure from the program.

Texas Tech adds Utah's Armand Shyne as grad transfer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 6:33pm

Texas Tech has added three graduate transfers in running back Armand Shyne from Utah, defensive back Zech McPhearson out of Penn State and former California linebacker Evan Rambo.

Former Utah assistant coach Donny Daniels says he's returning to program

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 17th - 8:39am

Earlier this month, former Utah basketball coach Rick Majerus was named to the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. And it appears just 15 days later, one of his long-time assistant coaches will returning back to the University of Utah.