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    FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2013, file photo, Washington defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox wears a sweatshirt and cap with a special team logo to honor veterans as he coaches against Colorado in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Seattle. California changed directions with its football program Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, hiring Wilcox as head coach to replace the offensive-minded Sonny Dykes. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File) The Pick-6: Arizona AD headed to Alabama, plus more Pac-12 shake-ups
    There’s some big moving and shaking in the Pac-12, somewhat downplayed by a holiday weekend. And the biggest move of all isn’t a coach. Arizona AD Gre...
    Updated Jan 16 2017 04:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin / The Salt Lake Tribune)    The Utah cheerleaders celebrate a score during the Foster Farms Bowl at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara California  Wednesday December 28, 2016. Utah football: JuCo S/LB Marquise Blair commits to Utes
    A safety? A linebacker? Utah has had some success with players who can play a bit of both. That’s the hope the Utes have for Marquise Blair, an All-Am...
    Updated Jan 16 2017 03:53 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   The Utes cheer on their team during the final moments on their way to beating USC 86 to 64 during the second half of the NCAA college basketball game at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. Utah basketball game guide: Utah looking to dig deep to upset No. 4 UCLA
    You know how big this is. You know how tough this is. No. 4 UCLA is the best offensive team to visit the Huntsman Center in the Pac-12 era. And short ...
    Updated Jan 13 2017 07:24 pm   |     |   Share
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    Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich, center, comes onto the field for an interview before an NCAA college football game against Oregon State, in Corvallis, Ore., Saturday Nov. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez) The Pick-6: What went wrong for Mark Helfrich at Oregon
    Half-hearted workouts, a lack of player leadership and a coach who could analyze the numbers, but couldn’t lay down the law. The Oregonian detailed th...
    Updated Jan 13 2017 10:13 am   |     |   Share
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    California center Kameron Rooks (44) guards Southern California guard Jordan McLaughlin (11) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, in Los Angeles. California won 74-73.(AP Photo/Gus Ruelas) Utah basketball game guide: Runnin' Utes look to knock off No. 25 USC at home
    The morning after Clemson beat Alabama in a last-secon thriller of an NCAA football title game, coach Larry Krystkowiak signed out of his weekly press...
    Updated Jan 11 2017 04:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    Arizona linebacker Cody Ippolito (57) and Scooby Wright III (33) sack Arizona State quarterback Mike Bercovici (2) during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) Utah football: Arizona transfer LB Cody Ippolito walking on this spring at Utah
    Utah knows what it’s like to be on the giving end of a transfer to a Pac-12 South rival. But in Cody Ippolito’s case, it’s going to be a little differ...
    Updated Jan 09 2017 03:39 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah basketball notes: Devon Daniels emerging as road game force
    Tucson, Ariz. • Just before Devon Daniels crossed the 3-point line, JoJo Zamora let the pass fly. It was still plenty of time for Daniels, the 6-foot-...
    Updated Jan 06 2017 03:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah DB Marcus Williams runs with an interception during first half play. Utah held a 24-17 lead at the half, Saturday, October 10, 2015. Utah football: Safety Marcus Williams declares for NFL Draft
    The safety that helped make Utah one of the top turnover-forcing defenses in the country each of the last two years is moving on to the NFL. And true ...
    Updated Jan 02 2017 04:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin / The Salt Lake Tribune)    Utah Utes running back Joe Williams (28) gets into the secondary during the Foster Farms Bowl at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara California  Wednesday December 28, 2016. Utah football: Four Utes invited to 2017 NFL Combine
    The next big thing for the Foster Farms Bowl offensive MVP arrived via e-mail. A day after putting up 222 yards at Levi’s Stadium, Joe Williams peruse...
    Updated Jan 01 2017 10:15 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Steve Griffin / The Salt Lake Tribune)     Cory Butler-Byrd following practice at the University of Utah football complex in Salt Lake City Tuesday November 22, 2016. Utah football notes: Cory Butler-Byrd out with injury for Foster Farms Bowl
    Utah will be without one of its most dynamic players on offense for the Foster Farms Bowl on Wednesday. Senior receiver, kick returner and do-it-all m...
    Updated Dec 28 2016 11:32 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2017 JuCo offensive lineman Jordan Agasiva could be impact commitment for Utes
    The last junior college offensive lineman the Utes welcomed to the program worked out quite well. And now as Garett Bolles considers his NFL options, ...
    Updated Dec 26 2016 12:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes forward Kyle Kuzma (35) drives on Prairie View A&M Panthers guard Daquan Cook (25) as University of Utah hosts Prairie View A&M, NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Saturday December 17, 2016. Analysis: Kyle Kuzma’s injury uncertainty raises troubling questions for Utes
    A stray foot underneath a landing player can wreak havoc — and it could have lasting implications for the Runnin’ Utes (7-3) going into the coming wee...
    Updated Dec 23 2016 07:33 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2018 four-star QB Jack Tuttle commits to Utes
    Not long after he landed in Utah, Jack Tuttle took ride around Salt Lake City. He liked what he saw. “I felt really comfortable,” he said. “I really l...
    Updated Dec 26 2016 12:41 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   l-r University of Utah basketball player Sedrick Barefield during practice Thursday, October 6, 2016 at the Huntsman Basketball Facility. Utah basketball: Sedrick Barefield, David Collette cleared to play for Runnin' Utes
    Grades have been posted. And the Utah men’s basketball team expects to post two impact transfers on the floor at the Huntsman Center on Saturday after...
    Updated Dec 16 2016 06:20 pm   |     |   Share
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    Steve C. Wilson  |  Utah Athletics  Utah junior outside hitter Adora Anae plays in a game against Arizona on Nov. 12, 2015. Anae was one of Utah’s leaders in 2015 who is expecting more wins for the volleyball program this season. Utah volleyball: Junior Adora Anae makes AVCA All-American squad
    With a ball coming her way, junior Adora Anae was among the most feared hitters in the game this past season. The Hawaii native was honored as such wi...
    Updated Dec 15 2016 02:36 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: JuCo safety Corrion Ballard signs with Utes
    When is a commit not just a commit? When it’s accompanied by a letter of intent. The Utes got not just a commitment on Wednesday night, but a new sign...
    Updated Dec 16 2016 09:16 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2017 TE Ben Moos at ease with Utes commitment
    If you’re imagining a week of awkward family dinners for Ben Moos, guess again.  While Moos may have surprised a few people by committing to the Utes ...
    Updated Dec 14 2016 04:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)     Utah OL Isaac Asiata fires up the team after Utah players stretched prior to the kickoff against BYU, Saturday, September 10, 2016. Utah football: Pac-12 peers vote Isaac Asiata winner of the Morris Trophy (with video)
    He wrote down the goal in 2013, when he was a freshman just joining Utah’s travel squad. He wrote it down again in 2014. In 2015. Before this season. ...
    Updated Dec 13 2016 06:59 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah basketball: Larry Krystkowiak looking inward for transfer answers after Tim Coleman leaves
    Facing down the seventh scholarship transfer from his program in 13 months, Larry Krystkowiak didn’t reach for what has become a standard answer for b...
    Updated Dec 13 2016 02:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2017 commit OG Orlando Umana continues Grant HS pipeline
    Orlando Umana has a familiar answer for what convinced him to commit to Utah over the weekend: He felt the football program felt like a family. So wha...
    Updated Dec 14 2016 04:41 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah basketball: Guard Tim Coleman to transfer from Utes
    Without playing a minute for the Runnin’ Utes, junior guard Tim Coleman has elected to transfer from the program. A late addition to this year’s roste...
    Updated Dec 12 2016 02:06 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah punter Mitch Wishnowsky, of Australia, stands next to the the Ray Guy Award after being named the top punter in college football Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) Utah football: Wishnowsky clinches consensus All-American status, Dimick also honored
    He’s already been named the best punter in the land. What’s a few more All-American honors for Mitch Wishnowsky? Unsurprisingly, the sophomore winner ...
    Updated Dec 12 2016 04:05 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: OL Orlando Umana and TE Ben Moos commit to the Utes during visit
    Utah secured two new football commits over the weekend, and nabbed one of them from well inside enemy territory. On Saturday night, several media outl...
    Updated Dec 12 2016 10:13 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utes punter Mitch Wishnowsky (33) kicks the ball during a practice at Rice-Eccles Stadium Tuesday April 5, 2016. Utah football: Mitch Wishnowsky named Sporting News All-American
    Punters are All-Americans, too, as Utah football well knows. Utes sophomore Mitch Wishnowsky, the successor to Utah’s last All-American punter, has ma...
    Updated Dec 07 2016 05:03 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: JuCo DB Tareke Lewis commits to Utes' 2017 class
    Here come the commits. Utah added a second recruit in three days to the 2017 class, junior college cornerback Tareke Lewis. The 6-foot-1 defensive bac...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 03:00 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah celebrates their win over Montana State 92-84 and the 100 career win for coach Larry Krystkowiak as they light up the ’U’ in NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Utah basketball: Larry Krystkowiak says on radio show he had cancerous thyroid removed in spring
    Utah basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak has dealt heavily with the consequences of cancer in his life, losing several loved ones in their battles. Per...
    Updated Dec 06 2016 07:17 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak talks with his team including Utah Utes guard Devon Daniels (3) and Utah Utes forward Tyler Rawson (21) as Utah hosts Montana State, NCAA basketball at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Utah basketball: Ahead of first-ever meeting, Wolverines and Utes are plenty familiar
    On paper, Utah and Utah Valley are meeting for the first time Tuesday night. But there’s likely few first-time opponents who are this well-acquainted....
    Updated Dec 06 2016 07:17 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah football: 2017 American Fork OL Michael Richardson commits to Utes
    Utah’s offensive line will need to be rebuilt in the coming years. The program needs recruits for the coming class. And a local wouldn’t hurt. The Ute...
    Updated Dec 05 2016 11:15 am   |     |   Share
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    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)     Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak answers a question about the progress of his program at Utah during the post-practice press conference in Denver, Thursday, March 17, 2016. Utah basketball: The Path to 100 — looking back at Larry Krystkowiak's biggest wins
    With his daughters at either side in his Thursday night post-game press conference, the 52-year-old started the increasingly cumbersome process of min...
    Updated Dec 02 2016 02:42 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utes punter Mitch Wishnowsky (33) during a practice at Rice-Eccles Stadium Tuesday April 5, 2016. Utah football: Mitch Wishnowsky named a Ray Guy Award semifinalist
    Same punts, different leg. Utah sophomore punter Mitch Wishnowsky has more than picked up where his predecessor, Tom Hackett, left off on special team...
    Updated Nov 21 2016 03:57 pm   |     |   Share