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Merrell-Giles, Skinner lead Utah gymnastics to 197.125-195.80 win at Stanford

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Feb 18th - 7:04pm

No. 4 Utah beat Stanford 197.125-195.80 in its second meet of the weekend.

No. 19 ASU women finish with 20-0 run to beat Utah by 2

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 5:08pm

Courtney Ekmark's two free throws with under a second remaining capped a 20-0 run and No. 19 Arizona State stunned Utah 60-58 on Sunday.

Arizona State pulls away from Utah to claim 98-87 win on the road

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Feb 17th - 12:23am

Utah found itself in the bonus four minutes into the second half, but struggled to make their free throws as Arizona State outpaced the Utes to claim a 98-87 win, snapping a three-game winning streak for the Utes.

Former Ute Kyle Kuzma wins MVP, US tops World in Rising Stars 161-144

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:16pm

When the likes of the Los Angeles Lakers' Kyle Kuzma, Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Boston's Jayson Tatum get to the NBA All-Star Game and partake in what's become the preferred run-and-fun style where defense is discouraged at virtually all costs, this much is clear.

No. 4 Utah gymnastics suffers first loss of season to No. 5 LSU

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Feb 15th - 9:07pm

Though falling short of first-placed LSU (197.25), Utah (197.075) placed second beating No. 15 Missouri (196.475) and Stanford (195.85).

McDonald scores 26; Arizona women surge late to beat Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 8:09pm

Aari McDonald had 26 points with 10 rebounds and six assists, and Arizona pulled away in the last five minutes to beat Utah 66-55 on Friday night.

Feeling sorry for Arizona? Not a chance for Utah with conference bye in sight

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:39am

Utah men’s basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak was asked if he felt empathy for the state of Arizona athletics during his post-game press conference Thursday night after his team defeated the Wildcats 83-76.

Parker Van Dyke lifts Utah past Arizona, 83-76, with his 7 threes

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Feb 14th - 10:57pm

Parker Van Dyke needed no help picking up where he left off last week.

Utah State leads local men's basketball teams with best chances to make NCAA Tournament

Paul Swenson,  |  Posted Feb 13th - 2:20pm

A brief look at the post-season chances for Utah State, BYU, Utah, Utah Valley, Weber State, and SUU.

Hard work pays off for Parker Van Dyke in stunning UCLA finish

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 11th - 12:44pm

Coming off a sweep at home against two Oregon teams, Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak decided to make a change to his starting lineup ahead of the team’s Los Angeles trip.

Onyenwere paces UCLA women to 100-90 win over No. 17 Utah

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 10th - 3:54pm

Kennedy Burke scored 26 points, Michaela Onyenwere added 25 points for the sophomore's 11th 20-plus game of the season and UCLA beat No. 17 Utah 100-90 on Sunday.

Utah's Parker Van Dyke drains buzzer-beating 3-pointer to down UCLA 93-92

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Feb 9th - 7:15pm

With time expiring and trailing by two points, Utah’s Parker Van Dyke hit a deep 3-pointer to claim a come-from-behind 93-92 win over the UCLA Bruins Saturday.

MaKenna Merrell-Giles leads No. 4 Utah to 197.15-196.225 win over No. 14 Cal

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Feb 9th - 7:05pm

This year’s squad is on its way to tying the school record for most consecutive 197 scores.

No. 17 Utah upset by USC in 84-80 loss

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Feb 8th - 9:47pm

Facing a two-point deficit with 15 seconds left in the game, No. 17 Utah’s Erika Bean stole an inbounds pass and called a quick timeout to give the Utes one last opportunity to stave off an upset by the visiting USC Trojans.

Pressure? No problem for Utah's MyKayla Skinner who thrives under it

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Feb 8th - 9:32am

What’s expected of MyKayla Skinner in the anchor spot is that she’ll hit every routine and get Utah’s highest score, which she’s done for nearly all her collegiate career.

9 Utah college football players invited to 2019 NFL Combine

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 7th - 8:01pm

The NFL Combine will have a Beehive State flavor when it kicks off Feb. 26 in Indianapolis.

Utah football adds 2 more to its 2019 recruiting class

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 7th - 12:06pm

A day after signing seven new athletes to the 2019 recruiting class, the University of Utah football program got the news of two more recruits Thursday.

Utah holds on to 77-70 victory on the road after late push by USC

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 6th - 11:08pm

Coming off a two-game losing skid at home, Utah opened up its Los Angeles road trip with something to prove.

Utes add 7 on signing day, who join 12 already signed to 2019 recruiting class

Josh Furlong,  |  Updated Feb 6th - 5:59pm

The fax machines inside the university’s football facility were humming along early as operations were undeterred by the snow to continued as usual on the NCAA’s opening day for the national signing period for football.

Nevada's Nephi Sewell looking to transfer to Utah

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Feb 6th - 2:07pm

The University of Utah may be adding more depth to its defensive backfield after news that a former Nevada player is transferring to the program.