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Last Updated Dec 17, 2014 06:12PM

Tom Hackett, Nate Orchard and Kaelin Clay continue to make the cut for All America lists following the Utes' 8-4 season. Hackett and Orchard were named first-team All-Americans by the American Football Coaches Association and the Football Writers Association of …

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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah Utes forward Brekkott Chapman (0) is fouled as the University of Utah Utes host the UT Pan American Broncs, NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Wednesday November 26, 2014. Utah basketball: Brekkott Chapman relishing his supporting role
    Crowds now have to wait a few minutes to see him, but when Brekkott Chapman comes off the bench, he usually has a few good plays ahead. Playing at a p...
    Updated Dec 17 2014 07:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah football: ‘Interim’ CSU coach Dave Baldwin hopes opportunity isn’t fleeting
    Las Vegas • Colorado State coordinator Dave Baldwin called the plays for an offense that registered nearly 500 yards per game. He helped groom quarter...
    Updated Dec 17 2014 05:04 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah Utes quarterback Travis Wilson (7) after the game at Rice-Eccles Stadium Saturday November 22, 2014. Arizona Wildcats defeated Utah Utes 42-10. Kragthorpe: Is first bowl start the ending for Ute QB Travis Wilson?
    Utah’s most successful football season in the school’s Pac-12 era will end Saturday in the Las Vegas Bowl vs. Colorado State, with one more chance for...
    Updated Dec 17 2014 08:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah fans stand up and cheer as the Utes take an 11-point lead over the Wichita State Shockers, college basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Wednesday December 3, 2014. Utah basketball: Finals-focused week for Runnin' Utes
    Before he takes the court on Saturday against UNLV, Delon Wright will have one of the season's biggest accomplishments under his belt. He'll be done h...
    Updated Dec 16 2014 06:12 pm   |     |   Share


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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham pleads with the officials, after they rule that a roughing the kicker penalty will give UCLA a second chance to win the game, with no time remaining, in Pac 12 action Utah vs UCLA, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Saturday, October 4, 2014 Utah football: Once David, Utes now play role of Goliath in Vegas Bowl
    Kyle Whittingham wanted a graveyard. Each time the Utes beat a BCS opponent at Rice-Eccles Stadium, he would add a tombstone, or so he pitched to Crim...
    Updated Dec 16 2014 11:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah DE Nate Orchard could not get past the Washington State offensive line on this play that went for an 81 yard completion for a TD to give Wash. State the lead at 28-27. Utah lost 28-27 to Washington State, Saturday, September 27, 2014. Utes around the web: Nate Orchard wins Morris Trophy, Delon Wright gets praise, plus more
    The Internet is vast, dark and deep. How is one supposed to mine the stories on the Utah Utes from all that information? By reading this list, that's ...
    Updated Dec 16 2014 12:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah's Tom Hackett stands with his trophy after being awarded the Ray Guy Award as the college punter of the year at the College Football Awards, Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux) Utah football: Tom Hackett, Nate Orchard earn AP All-America honors
    The Utah football team went 8-4 this season on the strength of special teams and defense, and on Tuesday morning, leaders from each of those units wer...
    Updated Dec 16 2014 11:45 am   |     |   Share
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    Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas, left, hauls in a pass under pressure from San Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) Utes in the NFL: Kruger gets 10th sack, Siliga earns plaudits for attitude, Weddle Claus
    Wrapping up how Utah’s players on active NFL rosters performed in Week Fifteen: Minnesota running back Matt Asiata • Starting for the third straight g...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 08:46 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah Utes guard Delon Wright (55) faces a group of BYU defenders as BYU hosts Utah, college basketball at the Marriott Center in Provo, Wednesday December 10, 2014. Utah basketball: Delon Wright is Pac-12 player of the week
    The Runnin' Utes split a big-name bill last week, winning in Provo but falling in Kansas City. But in both games, Delon Wright's stellar play was a co...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 06:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Courtesy Sean Abid)

Utah left tackle Jeremiah Poutasi and Sean Abid, Poutasi's high school counselor, met up after Utah beat USC 24-21 in late October. Utah football: Las Vegas will be familiar turf for a handful of Ute players
    Jeremiah Poutasi was undaunted by Pac-12 edge rushers, allowing just three sacks in 846 snaps during the regular season, and he’s typically a cool cus...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 11:08 pm   |     |   Share
  • Kansas' Perry Ellis (34) is fouled by Utah's Jakob Poeltl during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Kansas won 63-60.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Utah basketball: Utes could change starting lineup (with video)
    It was just one minute. One minute and nine seconds, actually. The Utes figured it was safe for Delon Wright to take a quick break. In that short brea...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 11:08 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

University of Utah women's basketball head coach Anthony Levrets holds his head in is hands in disbelief after a call went against the Utes during the Utah versus Idaho State women's basketball game at the Huntsman Center on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, December 10, 2014. Utewrap: Utah standouts attract national attention, accolades
    Wrapping up the past week in Utah sports, from Dec. 8 to Dec. 14. MEN’S BASKETBALL (No. 14) • With two games remaining on Utah’s brutal non conferen...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 01:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah gymnastics: Utes ranked 6th in preseason poll
    Utah's gymnasts aren't the only ones believing they have what it takes to get back to the Super Six in 2015. Apparently most of the coaches believe i...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 01:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • From left, Utah defensive back Eric Rowe celebrates with defensive back Dominique Hatfield after Hatfield returned an interception for touchdown as linebackers Jason Whittingham and Jared Norris look on in the fourth quarter of Utah's 38-34 victory over Colorado in an NCAA college football game in Boulder, Colo., on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Utah football notes: ’Tis the season for getting — bowl gifts, that is
    Dennis Erickson has no use for a recliner, or a TV, or a camera. Utah’s running backs coach has received more bowl game gifts than he can count on two...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 01:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah's Dakarai Tucker (14) tries to steal the ball from Kansas' Perry Ellis (34) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Kansas won 63-60.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Utah basketball: Runnin’ Utes have shown ability to compete with elite (with video)
    Kansas City • After a week of getting bumped and shoved in the post, Jakob Poeltl has sufficient reason to harbor discontent. But Utah’s freshman cent...
    Updated Dec 14 2014 11:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    Kansas' Jamari Traylor left, and Utah's Jakob Poeltl chase a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Utah basketball notes: An ugly last shot, Poeltl grabbing defensive attention, and more
    Kansas City • They were out of it. They were in it. They couldn't get a good look at the final shot. That was the drama for the No. 13 Runnin' Utes in...
    Updated Dec 13 2014 07:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • Kansas' Landen Lucas (33), Utah's Brekkott Chapman (0) and Kenneth Ogbe (25) chase a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Utah basketball: Delon Wright provides star moments despite loss (with video)
    Kansas City • Just as Utah’s hopes couldn’t be much lower, Delon Wright had a defining moment. The Utes had just been pounded down, trailing by 20 in ...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 08:32 am   |     |   Share
  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Brigham Young University celebrates the win. The University of Utah lost to  Brigham Young University 60-56, Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Jon M. Huntsman Center. BYU women’s hoops team survives Utah’s late charge in SLC
    Kylie Maeda did Saturday at the Huntsman Center what she’s known for, said BYU head coach Jeff Judkins. “Whatever the team needs.” Against Utah, that ...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 08:33 am   |     |   Share
  • Courtesy  |  Utah Athletics

Utah played West Virginia in the Atlantic City Convention Hall, before just 6,059 in attendance but around the nation on television. On the right, the stage where Lyndon Johnson was announced in August as the 1964 Democratic Party nominee for president. Utah football: 50 years later, love and friendship endures for Liberty Bowl teammates
    More than any Utah football team until 1994, and perhaps 2004, the 1964 Utes gained the nation’s attention. For a fleeting moment, though, they’d wond...
    Updated Dec 13 2014 11:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Kansas' Jamari Traylor left, and Utah's Jakob Poeltl chase a loose ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) Utah basketball: No. 13 Utes fall to No. 10 Kansas 63-60 (with video)
    Kansas City • Twice on Saturday afternoon, Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak led a tight-lipped march to the visiting locker room through the gray tunnels ...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 08:34 am   |     |   Share
  • Utah gymnastics: Utes look in fine form in Red Rocks preview
    If Friday night’s Red Rocks preview was any indication, Utah’s gymnastics team is heading into the season in fine form. The Utes used Friday’s event t...
    Updated Dec 12 2014 10:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Utah Utes forward Taryn Wicijowski (11) smacks Idaho State Bengals guard Apiphany Woods (25) in the face with her forearm as the players wrestle for a loose ball during the Utah versus Idaho State women's basketball game at the Huntsman Center on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, December 10, 2014. Women’s basketball: Injured Utes look to battle back against visiting BYU
    In a season that’s already had too many bad breaks and disappointments, the beat-up Utes can hang their hats on the fact that they’re undefeated at ho...
    Updated Dec 12 2014 09:40 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah Utes guard Kenneth Ogbe (25) drives to the basket as BYU hosts Utah, college basketball at the Marriott Center in Provo, Wednesday December 10, 2014. Utah basketball: Newcomers’ poise give Utes hope against No. 10 Kansas
    Try telling the Runnin’ Utes this isn’t a true road game. They may not be playing under the national championship banners and the honored jerseys of A...
    Updated Dec 12 2014 10:51 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Kim Raff I The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Orem High School player Josh Pollard and West Jordan player Seth Barrus chase after a loose ball during the Great Western Shootout in Orem, Utah on December 17, 2011.  West Jordan went on to win the game 71-78. Utah native Josh Pollard suiting up for Kansas, will face Utes this weekend
    Josh Pollard was arranging his future when a new path literally came calling, one that he never expected. The call came from Kansas coach Bill Self. H...
    Updated Dec 12 2014 01:24 pm   |     |   Share