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U. announces search committee for new athletic director

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 23rd - 2:02pm

University of Utah athletic director Chris Hill will call it quits in June after a 31-year career overseeing the athletic arm of the university. On Monday, the university announced its search committee to find his replacement.

Utah gymnastics finishes 5th in Super Six

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 21st - 9:43pm

Season lows in their first two events sent the Red Rocks in too deep of a hole as other teams exploded to excellence.

Having fun is the secret for Utah gymnastics to win the national championship

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 21st - 5:09pm

Having fun took them to their best performance of the season, something the Red Rocks are wanting to replicate in the Super Six.

'Perfect' MyKayla Skinner leads Utah to NCAA Super Six

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 20th - 10:27pm

Thanks to sophomore phenom MyKayla Skinner, Utah qualified for it’s the 21st Super Six appearance.

No. 2 Utah lacrosse tops No. 5 BYU for first time to cap unbeaten regular season

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Apr 19th - 10:33pm

In its final season of club lacrosse in the Men's Collegiate Lacrosse Association, the second-ranked Utes did something special.

How local universities have performed in the NFL draft

Dillon Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 18th - 12:57pm

With the draft a little less than a month away, analyzes each local university's' 10-year draft history.

Utes spring game featured QB battle, game-winning 57-yard field goal

Lexi Lewis,  |  Posted Apr 14th - 7:35pm

Spring football has come to an end for the University of Utah, as they concluded with their annual Red-White game in a thrilling finish with a 57-yard field goal as time expired to put the Red team back on top with a 25-23 victory.

Utes sign 5th member to 2018 recruiting class, Florida Prep's Lahat Thioune

Lexi Lewis,  |  Posted Apr 12th - 4:00pm

Utah men’s basketball team added a fifth member to its 2018 recruiting class. The Utes announced Wednesday Lahat Thioune a 6-foot-11 forward signed his national letter of intent and will officially join the Runnin Utes in the fall.

With Gary Andersen back in the fold, Utes hoping to reclaim 'Sack Lake City' moniker

Dillon Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 11th - 7:36am

After years of leading the Pac-12 in sacks, the Utes are looking to fix last season's disappointing pass rush.

Utes show marked improvement in 'important' 2nd scrimmage

Dillon Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 8th - 8:48pm

After an uneven effort in first scrimmage, Utes caught their second wind on Saturday.

Red Rocks win SLC regional to advance to 43rd-straight nationals

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 7th - 10:57pm

The Utah gymnastics team scored 197.475 to win the Salt Lake City regional and advance to nationals for a record 43rd-consecutive year.

Despite health setbacks, Utah’s Stover has flourished as team’s leading warrior

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 5th - 3:23pm

Nearly three years after being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, Utah gymnastics' Maddy Stover hasn’t let her health setbacks define her and insists on never letting herself stop.

Kyle Kuzma reflects on rookie season with the Lakers

Marcos Aragon, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 5th - 7:33am

Lakers rookie Kyle Kuzma caught up with to talk about how he feels his first year in the NBA has gone and praised the Utes for making it to the NIT tournament.

Looking back on the Runnin' Utes' historic 1998 Final Four season, 20 years later

Jeremiah Jensen, KSL Sports  |  Posted Apr 1st - 7:09pm

It’s been exactly 20 years since the Runnin’ Utes lost to Kentucky in the championship game of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. But the 1998 Final Four team remains the high mark in the state’s college basketball history.

Ute running back Armand Shyne healthy again after 2 season-ending injuries

Kenyon Finch,  |  Posted Apr 1st - 9:02am

Utah junior running back Armand Shyne has been sidelined the last two seasons due to season-ending injuries. Through this adversity and after many months of hard work, Shyne is finally back and practicing.

Penn State claims NIT title in 82-66 win over Utah

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 29th - 8:38pm

Utah came out with the hot hand early, but quickly lost its feel as the Penn State Nittany Lions rolled to an 82-66 victory to claim the 2018 NIT Championship.

NIT championship appearance 'means the world' to Utah

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 28th - 12:47pm

One more game. That’s all that’s left for the seniors of the University of Utah men’s basketball team.

Utah edges W. Kentucky 69-64; moves on to NIT final

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 27th - 9:55pm

Utah earned an appearance in the NIT championship game after edging Western Kentucky in the semifinals 69-64 Tuesday.

Utah secures top seed at Salt Lake City regional, which also includes BYU

Holli Joyce, Contributor  |  Posted Mar 26th - 3:57pm

Fourth-ranked Utah gymnastics secured the top seed at the Salt Lake City regional to begin its quest for a championship.