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    Washington’s Marquese Chriss (0) blocks a shot by Utah’s Kyle Kuzma in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) Utah basketball game guide: Homestand against Huskies will test Utah's survival instincts
    Larry Krystkowiak talked a good game on Tuesday, bringing up “compassion” and “togetherness.” But here's the truth of Utah's situation: The strong sur...
    Updated Feb 10 2016 11:18 am   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Oregon Ducks forward Elgin Cook (23) reaches out for the ball held by Utah Utes guard Brandon Taylor (11) in game action at the Huntsman Center on Thursday night. Utah basketball game guide: Utes have huge challenge against Pac-12 leader Oregon
    Suffice to say, this is a really hard game for Utah — and recent events may make things harder. There's little question that Oregon is the best team i...
    Updated Feb 07 2016 03:29 am   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes defensive end Jason Fanaika (51) gets a hand on Oregon State Beavers quarterback Nick Mitchell (14) as the University of Utah hosts Oregon State, NCAA football at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Saturday October 31, 2015. Utah football: Former Utes take in Senior Bowl feedback
    While you'll hear about NFL Draft hopefuls going to Arizona, California, Florida and flying all over to train, Jason Fanaika prefers to keep it simple...
    Updated Feb 04 2016 05:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Herriman defensive end Leki Fotu, left, flashes a ’U’ after he announced that he’s committed to play football at the University of Utah, Wednesday, February 3, 2016. At right is team mate Ty Shaw, (OL), who committed to Utah State. Utah football: Signing Day surprises, early impact candidates and more
    Yesterday was a long day, and yet another day is needed to finish recapping Utah's recruiting class. We wrote about Utah's class yesterday, rated No. ...
    Updated Feb 04 2016 05:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah fans cheer on the team as they battle the Michigan Wolverings in game action at Rice Eccles Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. Live blog: Utah Football has high Signing Day hopes
    <embed> **4 p.m.**  We're about to hear from Kyle Whittingham on the class.   Here's some words from David Luafatasaga on why he flipped — he ma...
    Updated Feb 03 2016 04:07 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes forward Jakob Poeltl (42) passes around Stanford Cardinal center Grant Verhoeven (30) and Stanford Cardinal forward Rosco Allen (25) as the University of Utah hosts Stanford, NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday January 30, 2016. Pac-12 digest: Significance of recruiting rankings, Poeltl in POY race and more
    A few of the interesting stories relevant to the Pac-12 and college sports today … • Fox Sports' Stewart Mandel breaks down the correlation between to...
    Updated Feb 02 2016 01:18 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah’s Georgia Dabritz competes on the floor during the gymnastics meet against Michigan at the Jon M. Huntsman Center Friday March 6, 2015. Utah defeated Michigan 198.250 to 197.675. Dabritz scored a 9.950. Utah gymnastics: Georgia Dabritz on the Pac-12 All-Century team
    Utah's Georgia Dabritz might've been a one-in-a-million find for the Utes, but on Tuesday, the Pac-12 designated her as one of a hallowed 16. Dabritz ...
    Updated Feb 02 2016 12:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2016 LB commit Donavan Thompson latest from South Florida 'pipeline'
    How does Donavan Thompson envision his talents? What does he bring to the table? “I feel like I could be the next Gionni Paul,” he said. “But better.”...
    Updated Feb 02 2016 11:28 am   |     |   Share
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    Utah forward Kyle Kuzma (35) is defended by Stanford forward Rosco Allen during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Utah basketball game guide: Stanford rematch could show Utes' progression
    If every season is a journey, you could argue that the most interesting, most compelling segment of Utah's journey began in Palo Alto. Most Utah fans ...
    Updated Jan 29 2016 09:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2016 California DB Terrell Burgess commits to Utes (VIDEO)
    When Terrell Burgess took a deep breath, so did plenty of Utah fans. Choosing his future destination on KUSI, a San Diego television station, Burgess ...
    Updated Feb 01 2016 05:13 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes guard Brandon Taylor (11) high fives fans after the game at the Huntsman Center Sunday January 17, 2016. Utah Utes won the game against Oregon State Beavers 59-53. Utah basketball game guide: Runnin' Utes can seize opportunity against Cal
    Coaches love to lean on an old cliché: “You take what the defense gives you.” That also works with fate, as well. If Utah is getting the benefit of a ...
    Updated Jan 27 2016 12:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2016 Texas CB Nygel King commits to Utes
    Empirically speaking, Texas has been fertile recruiting ground for Utes cornerbacks. Utah football hopes it has its next big thing out of the Lone Sta...
    Updated Feb 01 2016 05:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah basketball: Jakob Poeltl earns third Pac-12 weekly honor
    After leading the Utes in a weekend road sweep, center Jakob Poeltl is the Pac-12's player of the week for a conference-best third time. The sophomore...
    Updated Jan 25 2016 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    Washington’s Andrew Andrews (12) dribbles out the clock as Colorado’s George King shakes his hand in congratulations late in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, in Seattle. Andrews led all scorers with 33 points as Washington won 95-83. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) Utah basketball game guide: Utes look to knock off high-scoring Huskies
    Skipping the exposition and getting straight to the guide: Time, Place and [radio waves in] Space • Prepare for a 6:30 p.m. MST Sunday tip-off in Seat...
    Updated Jan 24 2016 11:15 am   |     |   Share
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    Arizona guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright (0) gets by Washington State guard Ike Iroegbu (2) during an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, Tucson, Ariz. (Kelly Presnell/Arizona Daily Star via AP)  ALL LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; PAC-12 OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT; GREEN VALLEY NEWS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT Utah basketball game guide: Runnin' Utes look to steal road win against Washington State
    Word of the week for the conference: “separation.” That's what every Pac-12 team is looking for this week, in a league that has eight teams stacked be...
    Updated Jan 21 2016 05:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes guard Brandon Taylor (11) high fives fans after the game at the Huntsman Center Sunday January 17, 2016. Utah Utes won the game against Oregon State Beavers 59-53. Utah basketball notes: Free throws, Reid suspension and more
    Two sub-60 percent games at the free throw line in Pac-12 play have not come from lack of practice. Coach Larry Krystkowiak watched his team make 36 i...
    Updated Jan 18 2016 04:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)  in game action Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak yells at his team while they take on the Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center on Thursday night. Utah basketball game guide: Utes drop distractions ahead of Oregon State match-up
    Part of a coach's job is downplaying distractions. Asking a question about distractions headed into a game can earn a reporter anything from a canned ...
    Updated Jan 16 2016 06:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    Oregon forward Chris Boucher, left, and  forward Dillon Brooks, center, tries to block the shot of Utah forward Jakob Poeltl, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Salt Lake City, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Oregon defeated Utah 77-59. (AP Photo/George Frey) Utah basketball notes: Jakob Poeltl, Gary Payton II, and transfer updates
    Winding up on the Wooden Award midseason list, Jakob Poeltl didn't look the part on Thursday. The sophomore center was 1 for 4 (a season low) from the...
    Updated Jan 16 2016 05:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah goalkeeper Lidsey Luke kept BYU off the scoresheet as Katie Taylor scored on a second half penalty kick, and Utah women’s soccer defeated BYU 1-0 in Salt Lake City, Friday, September 5, 2014. Utah soccer: Seattle Reign FC drafts former Utes GK Lindsey Luke
    Being picked last in the National Women's Soccer League is anything but irrelevant to Lindsey Luke. The Utah goalkeeper was so certain she was going u...
    Updated Jan 15 2016 01:27 pm   |     |   Share
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    Oregon’s Dillon Brooks, left, steals the ball from California’s Ivan Rabb, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang) Utah basketball game guide: Utes aim to protect Huntsman against Oregon
    We've talked a little bit about the history: Oregon is a pain for the Utes every year. But here's a little additional context — Utah really needs to w...
    Updated Jan 14 2016 11:30 am   |     |   Share
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    Reports: Runnin' Utes get commit from SMU transfer Sedrick Barefield
    A transfer from Southern Methodist University has committed to the Runnin' Utes, according to multiple media reports, adding depth to Utah's point gua...
    Updated Jan 13 2016 03:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah guard Danielle Rodriguez, right, dribbles around Stanford guard Briana Roberson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, in Stanford, Calif.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Utah women's basketball: Upset of Cal latest stunner in Utes' surprise season
    How do you construct a 19-point comeback? Utah women's basketball coach Lynne Roberts can teach a lesson after achieving one last week at then-No. 21 ...
    Updated Jan 12 2016 05:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes defensive back Dominique Hatfield (15) runs for a touchdown after an interception as Utah faces BYU in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl, NCAA football at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Saturday December 19, 2015. Utah football: Utes finish year ranked No. 17 in AP poll
    Utah football finished its wild 2015 on an upswing, breaking into the Associated Press' top 20 to finish the year at No. 17 in the last poll of the se...
    Updated Jan 12 2016 12:27 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Brigham Young Cougars center Corbin Kaufusi (44) fouls  Utah Utes forward Jakob Poeltl (42 )during first half action in the Utah versus BYU men’s basketball game at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, December 2, 2015. Utah-BYU: National pundits react to rivalry suspension
    Vindication? Or perhaps condemnation? Pundits and dignitaries from within and without the sports landscape have weighed in on the cancellation of the ...
    Updated Jan 08 2016 11:20 am   |     |   Share
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    Colorado’s Thomas Akyazili (0) dribbles past Stanford’s Malcolm Allen, left, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Stanford, Calif., Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016. Colorado won 56-55. (AP Photo/Jason O. Watson) Utah basketball game guide: Utes will measure their toughness against Colorado
    With the emotions pouring out over the future of the Utah-BYU series, the Utes have eclipsed their own game Friday night. By Larry Krystkowiak's admis...
    Updated Jan 08 2016 09:24 am   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Cornerbacks Coach Sharrieff Shah during the Fremont Street Experience Pep Rally in Las Vegas Friday December 19, 2014. Utah football: Shah, Ena named special teams co-coordinators
    The Utes continued to fill coaching staff gaps with in-house moves on Thursday. Utah football announced it will charge linebackers coach Justin Ena an...
    Updated Jan 07 2016 05:16 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah forward Jordan Loveridge (21) reaches for an inbound pass against Stanford during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, in Stanford, Calif. Stanford won 70-68 in overtime. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Utah basketball notes: Jayce Johnson's redshirt, turnover issues and Brekkott Chapman's foul trouble
    Before all hell broke loose on Wednesday afternoon, these Utah basketball notes were prepared. These are those notes, on issues that are not about the...
    Updated Jan 07 2016 10:51 am   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: Five-star OL commit Garett Bolles felt welcomed by Utes
    Utah football has the slogan “All In or In The Way.” Down in Ephraim at Snow College, they say “Unifier or Destroyer.” At a critical juncture in Garet...
    Updated Jan 26 2016 03:11 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: Top JuCo lineman Garett Bolles commits to Utes
    In some years, it would take two or three Utah recruits to stack five stars together. But the Utes got their biggest commitment so far on Monday, when...
    Updated Jan 04 2016 11:13 am   |     |   Share
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    California head coach Cuonzo Martin yells during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game between California and Colorado in Berkeley, Calif., Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. California won 79-65. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) Utah basketball game guide: Cal presents tough task as No. 21 Utes try to bounce back
    Berkeley, Calif. • From one Pavilion to another, it only gets tougher for the Runnin' Utes. Utah (11-3, 0-1) is coming off a loss against Stanford, a ...
    Updated Jan 03 2016 11:42 am   |     |   Share