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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Washington Huskies running back Myles Gaskin (9) is brought down by Utes defensive back Jordan Fogal (13). University of Washington Huskies defeated University of Utah Utes 31-24 at Rice-Eccles Stadium, Saturday, October 29, 2016. Utah football: Safety Jordan Fogal tweets that he's transferring
    Senior safety Jordan Fogal is transferring from Utah football, he announced Sunday afternoon via Twitter, but seemingly on good terms. Fogal, 22, will...
    Updated Apr 23 2017 06:27 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Lone Peak’s Christian Popoola (51) battles for the ball with Viewmont’s Braedon Alldredge (11) during quarterfinals of the boy’s 5A basketball state tournament game at the Dee Event Center in Ogden, Wednesday, February 25, 2015. Utah basketball: 2017 Las Vegas guard Christian PoPoola Jr. signs with Utes
    As if the Utah-BYU series resuming next season needed more fire — the Runnin’ Utes have signed a former Cougar commit. Christian PoPoola Jr., a 6-foot...
    Updated Apr 22 2017 02:45 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    The University of Utah Utes were back in action  during the 16th-annual Red-White football game on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at  Rice-Eccles Stadium. Utah football: 2018 California RB/DB Malone Mataele commits to Utes
    And then there were three. Utah football has added a commitment for the 2018 class with Malone Mataele, a 6-foot running back prospect from Rancho San...
    Updated Apr 21 2017 06:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    Long Beach State’s Justin Bibbins, center, is defended by UC Irvine’s Tommy Rutherford, right, and Jonathan Galloway during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Big West men’s tournament Friday, March 10, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Utah basketball: LBSU guard Justin Bibbins to join Utes as a grad transfer
    How will a 5-foot-8 guard make it in the Pac-12?  Justin Bibbins hopes his past games against power conference teams can help forecast it for him. As ...
    Updated Apr 18 2017 08:02 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    The sideline reacts to a hit by Julian Blackmon. The University of Utah Utes were back in action  during the 16th-annual Red-White football game on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at  Rice-Eccles Stadium. Utah football notes: Both Troy Taylor and Morgan Scalley to coach from field level
    In a dramatic departure from the last two seasons when Utah has had offensive and defensive coordinators coaching from on high, next season will likel...
    Updated Apr 15 2017 03:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah basketball: Utes sign Las Vegas forward Donnie Tillman
    Donnie Tillman’s mother laid out a grim reality years ago for him: If he wanted to go to college, he had to find a way to pay for it himself. He took ...
    Updated Apr 13 2017 04:13 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak yells out plays to his team as Utah hosts Montana State, NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Utah basketball: Transcript of Larry Krystkowiak's season wrap-up interview
    Earlier this week, The Tribune sat down with Utah basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak and talked about the most recent 20-12 season that saw Utah finis...
    Updated Apr 12 2017 05:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Tom Hackett talks with Sean O’Connell on their ESPN 700 radio show at Broadway Media in Salt Lake City Tuesday, April 4, 2017.  Bonus: David Hackett reflects on his son's radio career
    In any story, there are parts that are tough to fit in. In the Tribune’s piece on Tom Hackett in Thursday’s paper, interview segments with David Hacke...
    Updated Apr 06 2017 12:36 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham during a scrimmage at Rice-Eccles Stadium Friday March 31, 2017.  Utah football notes: Utes move second spring scrimage to April 11
    Change your calendars — Utah football is switching up the time for its second spring scrimmage. The Utes will hold the scrimmage on Tuesday, April 11 ...
    Updated Apr 05 2017 05:31 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Utah freshman pitcher Jacob Rebar throws a pitch during a game against UVU at Smith’s Ballpark on March 22, 2017. A California native, Rebar has earned early starts this year and is one of several contributing newcomers to Utah baseball. Courtesy Photo)   | Dan Lofgren/University of Utah Athletics Utah baseball: Starting with BYU, Utes look to get back to winning
    Describing Utah’s upcoming game with BYU on Tuesday night, baseball coach Bill Kinneberg used the term “necessary evil.”  OK, so more context is requi...
    Updated Mar 27 2017 05:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes forward Kyle Kuzma (35) dunks the ball as the University of Utah hosts Oregon State, NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday January 28, 2017. Utah basketball: Kyle Kuzma declares for NBA Draft, will not hire an agent and could return
    For Kyle Kuzma, it’s the same old routine. After the first-round NIT loss to Boise State last Tuesday, he took the rest of the week off for spring bre...
    Updated Mar 21 2017 01:53 pm   |     |   Share
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    Boise State head coach Leon Rice watches his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego State in the Mountain West Conference tournament Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken) Utah basketball game guide: Utes set to tangle with Boise State in NIT first round
    The Pac-12 Tournament didn’t do much to answer concerns about Utah’s maturity or consistency: After all, how can a team capable of blowing out Cal get...
    Updated Mar 13 2017 09:32 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Chris Hill, Athletic Director, University of Utah answer questions from reporters about the basketball showcase featuring BYU, Utah, USU, and Weber State, at Vivint Smart Home Arena, Thursday, July 21, 2016. Utah athletics finalizing 10-year multimedia rights deal with Learfield
    Another revenue stream is opening up for Utah athletics starting this summer. The Utes have announced they’re entering a 10-year partnership on multim...
    Updated Mar 11 2017 03:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes forward David Collette (13) shoots past California Golden Bears guard Grant Mullins (3) and California Golden Bears guard Stephen Domingo (31) during the game at the Huntsman Center Thursday March 2, 2017. Pac-12 Tournament game guide: Utah looks to knock off Cal again in rubbber match
    The Battle For The Four Seed is over. Utah won. On Thursday, Cal hopes to win the war. While the Utes did what they had to do last week and more, poun...
    Updated Mar 09 2017 10:02 am   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes guard Devon Daniels (3) had 8 rebounds and 16 points. University of Utah’s men’s basketball team defeated University of Washington, 85-61 during their game, February 11, 2017 at Utah’s Jon M. Huntsman Center. Utah basketball: Collette and Daniels practice, will be 'game-time decisions' for Pac-12 Tournament
    Las Vegas • While Coach Larry Krystkowiak has yet to commit to whether David Collette and Devon Daniels will play in Thursday’s Pac-12 Tournament open...
    Updated Mar 08 2017 02:54 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah running back Joe Williams answers questions during a press conference at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis, Thursday, March 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) Utah football: Former Utes make most of NFL Combine opportunity
    NFL teams do their homework. Last week, offensive lineman Isaac Asiata was in room with San Francisco 49ers brass, including new coach Kyle Shanahan, ...
    Updated Mar 08 2017 05:07 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes head coach Larry Krystkowiak talks with his team during the first half. The Utes played their 6th straight game with at least 13 turnovers. University of Utah’s men’s basketball team leads University of Washington, 44-28 at halftime, February 11, 2017 at Utah’s Jon M. Huntsman Center. Utah basketball: Larry Krystkowiak claims 'no regrets' about non-conference scheduling
    March Madness may be the time of year everyone waits for, but it’s also when November and December games cast long shadows. Utah (20-10, 11-7) is feel...
    Updated Mar 06 2017 03:45 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes guard Gabe Bealer (30) shoots over California Golden Bears guard Don Coleman (14) during the game at the Huntsman Center Thursday March 2, 2017. Utah basketball: Runnin' Utes have upper hand in tiebreaking scenarios with Cal
    How big was Utah’s win over Cal on Thursday night? Technically, 30 points. But in the Pac-12 standings race, huge. Utah is in position to clinch a 4-s...
    Updated Mar 03 2017 05:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes quarterback Travis Wilson (7) is tackled my Michigan Wolverines defensive end Chris Wormley (43) and Michigan Wolverines cornerback Jourdan Lewis (26) during the first half of the game at Rice-Eccles Stadium Thursday September 3, 2015.  Utah is winning 10-3 at halftime. Utah football: Former Utes QB Travis Wilson signs with L.A. Rams — as a tight end
    The man who has made the most starts as Utah football’s quarterback is getting a fresh start in the NFL. Only it isn’t at quarterback. Travis Wilson, ...
    Updated Mar 02 2017 02:56 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah’s Kyle Kuzma (35) looks to pass away from California’s Grant Mullins in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) Utah basketball game guide: Runnin' Utes hunt for critical split against Cal
    As far as odds go, Utah’s are still pretty solid for a first-round bye. That statement may seem incredible on its face, given’ Utah’s slide from a 5-2...
    Updated Mar 02 2017 11:12 am   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Wasatch Academy’s Emmanuel Akot (14) charges Lone Peak’s Nate Harkness (35) during the game at Wasatch Academy Thursday December 10, 2015.  Lone Peak won the game 68-65. Utah basketball: Runnin' Utes hosting two major recruits for Cal game, including five-star Emmanuel Akot
    It’s a more important week than most in Utah basketball — and not because the Runnin’ Utes are trying to supplant Cal as the No. 4 seed in the Pac-12 ...
    Updated Mar 01 2017 12:52 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   University of Utah baseball player Hunter Simmons warms up during a practice Wednesday May 11, 2016. Utah sports notes: Hunter Simmons named Pac-12 baseball player of the week
    Hunter Simmons’ opening weekend was subpar by his standards. In 15 at-bats, he lodged one hit. The Utes’ senior first baseman, who batted .339 last ye...
    Updated Feb 28 2017 07:27 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah House speaker Greg Hughes, R-Draper speaks in opposition to the recently designated Bears Ears National Monument as republicans debate HCR11 and HCR12, resolutions asking President Donald Trump to erase the Bears Ears and alter Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments, on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017. Report: In e-mails, House Speaker Greg Hughes called Utah athletics 'unaccountable' before ordering audit
    Shortly before approving a legislative audit of Utah athletics, House Speaker Greg Hughes called the department arrogant and “unaccountable” in a fier...
    Updated Feb 26 2017 04:10 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Lennie Mahler  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Utah center Jayce Johnson gets tied up for a jump ball with Colorado’s   Tory Miller in the first half of a game against the Colorado Buffaloes on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City. Utah basketball game guide: Utah looks to break road slump against on-the-rise Colorado
    Utah started in Pac-12 play 5-2. Colorado started 0-7. Here’s how far apart they are in the standings now: two games. And a Utah loss tonight could ma...
    Updated Feb 23 2017 11:54 am   |     |   Share
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    (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Brigham Young Cougars guard Makenzi Pulsipher (23) guards Utah Utes guard Paige Crozon (14), in Basketball action, Brigham Young Cougars vs. the Utah Utes, Saturday, December 10, 2016. Utah women's basketball: Paige Crozon ready to cap off resilient career
    Paige Crozon has been searching a little bit lately, as a graduating senior will toward the end. She’s looked at her performances from last year, when...
    Updated Feb 18 2017 09:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin / The Salt Lake Tribune)    Utah Utes running back Joe Williams (28) signals a first down after a big third down conversion run during the Foster Farms Bowl at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara California  Wednesday December 28, 2016. The Pick-6: Joe Williams opens up about his retirement, struggles with tragedy and mental illness
    In one sense, it was the defining question of Utah football’s 2016 season: Why did Joe Williams retire only to return weeks later? The most definitive...
    Updated Feb 16 2017 04:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Oregon Ducks guard Casey Benson (2) finds himself on the floor as Utah Utes guard Sedrick Barefield (2) moves in during the first half of the NCAA college basketball game at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. Utah basketball game guide: Last chance for Utes splash at No. 7 Oregon
    It seems that in a reactionary time of instant judgement, everyone rushes to stick a fork in a team that is down. The Runnin’ Utes’ NCAA Tournament ho...
    Updated Feb 15 2017 10:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    Washington guard Markelle Fultz dribbles a ball as his teammates warm up for an NCAA college basketball game against Colorado on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, in Boulder, Colo. Fultz, projected as a top pick in this year’s NBA draft, is sitting out the game because of a sore knee. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Utah basketball game guide: Utes looking for homestand sweep against Washington
    A quick look for a game with a quick turnaround ... Time, Place and [radio waves in] Space • The Deadline Gods are good: This is a 2:30 p.m. game at t...
    Updated Feb 10 2017 07:04 pm   |     |   Share
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    Colorado head coach Mike MacIntyre directs his team against Utah late in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, in Boulder, Colo. Colorado won 27-22. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) The Pick-6: Colorado getting grilled for handling of domestic violence accusations
    The unfortunate frequency of assault and domestic violence in sports has made many fans more sophisticated and hungry for more answers — namely, “How ...
    Updated Feb 10 2017 03:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)     Utah Utes forward Wendy Anae (21) looks to pass after being boxed in under the hoop during second half play. Washington State beat Utah 61-55, Sunday, February 5, 2017. Utah women's basketball: Utes trying to figure out shooting woes in Pac-12 play
    Some problems can be tied to effort: subpar rebounding, lackadaisical defense or mindless turnovers among them. But the problem Utah women’s basketbal...
    Updated Feb 09 2017 05:36 pm   |     |   Share