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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.

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.

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.

It's official: former Utah, BYU running back Devonta'e Henry-Cole is headed to Utah State

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 29th - 3:39pm

Henry-Cole will suit up for head coach Gary Andersen and Utah State for his final season of eligibility, the Aggies announced Wednesday. The 5-foot-11, 195-pound running back will have one season of immediate eligibility as a graduate transfer.

Utah basketball adds 6-foot-7 forward from Netherlands

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 27th - 4:14pm

After a few departures from the team, Utah basketball added a new player to its roster Monday.

Trio of Utah assistant coaches lead 'hometown' Archers into monthlong Premier Lacrosse League Championship Series

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 25th - 12:34pm

Go ahead; call Archers LC the home team, if you want, for the PLL Championship Series, which kicks off Saturday at 2 p.m. MT on NBC with a rematch of last year’s league title game between Whipsnakes and Redwoods.

NCAA pushes decision on college football, other fall sports to August

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 24th - 6:44pm

At the very least, a formal decision on the fate of fall sports including college football won’t be made until August — when training camps initially would’ve started around the country.

If college football is played this fall, Big Sky favorites Weber State and these locals will have something to prove

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jul 23rd - 9:17pm

For the first time in school history, the Wildcats were selected as the Big Sky preseason favorites, earning the majority of votes from league coaches and media as announced Thursday during the conference’s virtual media day kickoff.

Sen. Mike Lee finds NCAA position on transgender athletes ‘offensive’

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 9:33pm

Sen. Mike Lee challenged the NCAA’s opposition to a new Idaho law that bans transgender women from competing in women’s college sports in a Senate hearing Wednesday.

NCAA football oversight asks board for time on fall sports

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 22nd - 3:38pm

The NCAA football oversight committee is asking the association’s Board of Governors to avoid making a decision soon on whether to conduct fall championships as college sports tries to find a path to play through the pandemic.

After BYU commitment, former Utah RB Devonta'e Henry-Cole likely headed to Utah State

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:08pm

After arriving at BYU following graduation, the former Utah running back is headed to Utah State, a source confirmed to

Former Utah QB Jason Shelley transfers to Utah State with 2 years of eligibility

Sean Walker and Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jul 13th - 10:52am

Jason Shelley's time as a potential signal caller for the University of Utah is officially over.

BYU-Utah rivalry game gone: Pac-12 makes it official, canceling nonconference games in fall

Sean Walker and Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Jul 10th - 7:29pm

The Pac-12 on Friday made official what has been reported as possible for a while, canceling all nonconference games in football, men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball this fall.

Utah's leading scorer Timmy Allen to return for junior season

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 9th - 10:05pm

The Utah men’s basketball program got some good news late Thursday night as its leading scorer last season decided to return to school for a junior campaign.

As Power 5 football programs shift to conference-only games, questions abound

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 9th - 3:50pm

College football’s return hangs in the balance as programs around the country watch with caution as COVID-19 cases surge in many parts of the United States.

18-year-old shot in Kearns; police looking for shooter

Lauren Bennett and Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Updated Jul 9th - 9:41am

Unified police said the public was not in danger and the shooter and 18-year-old knew each other.

Amid spike of COVID-19 cases, college football nearing decision day on fall season

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jul 6th - 4:42pm

One way or another, colleges will have to make a decision about the start of the season, which opens for most teams on Labor Day weekend.

U. condemns 'repugnant' remarks made to former Utah player following Scalley investigation

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Jul 2nd - 2:57pm

A day after the University of Utah reinstated defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley to his position following an investigation into a racial slur he used in 2013, former Utah cornerback Ryan Lacy says he’s received death threats for his part in the investigation.