STANFORD - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/STANFORD News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sports briefs: Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike wins Wooden Award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57808077-77/ogwumike-award-stanford-wooden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57808077-77/ogwumike-award-stanford-wooden.html.csp">Sports briefs: Stanford’s Chiney Ogwumike wins Wooden Award</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T22:03:02.025-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">college basketball • Chiney Ogwumike of Stanford won the John R. Wooden Award as college basketball’s female player of the year Friday night. She received the award from Wooden’s grandson, Craig Impelman, at the Los Angeles Athletic Club. Ogwumike averaged 26.5 points and 12.1 rebounds this season, leading the Cardinal to the Final Four. Ogwumike received 774 points in nationwide voting that took place from March 12-25, including the first two rounds of the NCAA tournament. Odyssey Sims of B...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57808077@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:03:02 MDT BYU football: Stanford receiver transferring to BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57786016-88/byu-football-receiver-nelson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57786016-88/byu-football-receiver-nelson.html.csp">BYU football: Stanford receiver transferring to BYU</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:31:16-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Another receiver who spent most of his college career at another school is transferring to BYU. Monday, coach Bronco Mendenhall announced that receiver Keanu Nelson, who played sparingly at Stanford the past three seasons, will join BYU’s football team this fall. Nelson will graduate this spring with a degree in science, technology and society and will be immediately eligible to play for BYU for one year. Nelson, 5-foot-11, 184 lbs., saw action in five games for the Cardinal last fall as...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786016@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:16 MDT Women’s NCAA Tournament: UConn not taking Stanford lightly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57779843-77/game-team-stanford-final.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57779843-77/game-team-stanford-final.html.csp">Women’s NCAA Tournament: UConn not taking Stanford lightly</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T20:55:09.691-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 08:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • All the talk of Stanford feeling like a junior varsity team crashing the Final Four or being an extra at the beauty pageant is just rhetoric to UConn coach Geno Auriemma. Motivational chatter he says no team here needs since each has won a championship. Auriemma noted Saturday he’s never won any pageant. Nope, he and his Connecticut Huskies just win titles — and they’re back chasing perfection again. They are two wins from making history: The first program in the women’s game ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577798432014-04-06T20:55:09.691-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-06T20:55:09.691-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779843@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:55:09 MDT Stanford, Maryland complete Final Four http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57760664-77/final-points-stanford-maryland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57760664-77/final-points-stanford-maryland.html.csp">Stanford, Maryland complete Final Four</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T23:28:02.014-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stanford, Calif. • Chiney Ogwumike had 20 points and 10 rebounds as second-seeded Stanford beat North Carolina 74-65 on Tuesday night in the regional final on the Cardinal’s home floor. Mikaela Ruef scored a career-high 17 points, Amber Orrange added 14 and Bonnie Samuelson knocked down three 3-pointers for 13 points off the bench for Stanford (33-3), which had its streak of five straight Final Fours snapped last March. Maryland 76, Louisville 73 • All-American Alyssa Thomas scored 22 points an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57760664@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:28:02 MDT Fourth-seeded Maryland upsets top seed Tennessee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57750687-77/tennessee-final-maryland-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57750687-77/tennessee-final-maryland-points.html.csp">Fourth-seeded Maryland upsets top seed Tennessee</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T08:33:16.187-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 08:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • Alyssa Thomas scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as fourth-seeded Maryland upset No. 1 seed Tennessee 73-62 on Sunday in the Louisville Region semifinal. The Terrapins (27-6) reached their ninth regional final and first since 2012. They did it against a program the Terps had beaten only four times previously and never before in the NCAA tournament. Maryland improved to 5-10 against Tennessee (29-6) with a little revenge for their previous tournament loss in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577506872014-03-31T08:33:16.187-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T08:33:16.187-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57750687@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 08:33:16 MDT College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748051-77/dayton-florida-stanford-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748051-77/dayton-florida-stanford-points.html.csp">College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:02.971-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • Like a red and blue blur, the Dayton Flyers were pressing and passing, shooting and scoring. The waves never seemed to stop coming, with 10, 11 and then 12 players giving them quality minutes. An exhausted and foul-plagued Stanford simply couldn’t keep up. The underdog Flyers — an 11 seed in this South Region — are now in the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984 after an emphatic 82-72 victory over Stanford on Thursday night. “We had 11 guys score in the game and from top ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577480512014-03-29T23:45:02.971-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:02.971-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748051@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:02 MDT Dayton’s depth carries it deep in NCAA tournament http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745723-77/flyers-miller-dayton-stanford.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745723-77/flyers-miller-dayton-stanford.html.csp">Dayton’s depth carries it deep in NCAA tournament</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BRANDT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T23:34:02.305-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • These Dayton Flyers do not come with an easy scouting report. Dayton coach Archie Miller used 12 players during the team’s 82-72 victory over Stanford on Thursday night, and 11 of them scored. That depth has been a big reason the 11th-seeded Flyers (26-10) are still playing in the NCAA tournament’s South Region, and will face top-seeded Florida (35-2) on Saturday in the Elite Eight. As the games get more important and intense, many coaches shorten their bench. Not Miller. He s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577457232014-03-28T23:34:02.305-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T23:34:02.305-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57745723@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:34:02 MDT College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745836-77/dayton-florida-stanford-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57745836-77/dayton-florida-stanford-points.html.csp">College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T18:12:36.011-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 06:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • Like a red and blue blur, the Dayton Flyers were pressing and passing, shooting and scoring. The waves never seemed to stop coming, with 10, 11 and then 12 players giving them quality minutes. An exhausted and foul-plagued Stanford simply couldn’t keep up. The underdog Flyers — an 11 seed in this South Region — are now in the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984 after an emphatic 82-72 victory over Stanford on Thursday night. “We had 11 guys score in the game and from top ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577458362014-03-29T18:12:36.011-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T18:12:36.011-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57745836@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:12:36 MDT College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740891-77/dayton-stanford-florida-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740891-77/dayton-stanford-florida-points.html.csp">College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T20:36:50.207-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 08:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • Like a red and blue blur, the Dayton Flyers were pressing and passing, shooting and scoring. The waves never seemed to stop coming, with 10, 11 and then 12 players giving them quality minutes. An exhausted and foul-plagued Stanford simply couldn’t keep up. The underdog Flyers — an 11 seed in this South Region — are now in the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984 after an emphatic 82-72 victory over Stanford on Thursday night. “We had 11 guys score in the game and from top t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577408912014-03-28T20:36:50.207-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T20:36:50.207-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57740891@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 20:36:50 MDT NCAA Sweet 16: Dayton tops Stanford 82-72 in Sweet 16 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741832-77/stanford-dayton-flyers-cardinal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741832-77/stanford-dayton-flyers-cardinal.html.csp">NCAA Sweet 16: Dayton tops Stanford 82-72 in Sweet 16</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BRANDT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T17:29:16.848-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • Like a red and blue blur, the Dayton Flyers were pressing and passing, shooting and scoring. The waves never seemed to stop coming, with 10, 11 and then 12 players giving them quality minutes. An exhausted and foul-plagued Stanford simply couldn’t keep up. The underdog Flyers — an 11 seed in this South Region — are now in the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984 after an emphatic 82-72 victory over Stanford on Thursday night. “We had 11 guys score in the game and from top t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577418322014-03-28T17:29:16.848-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T17:29:16.848-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57741832@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:29:16 MDT Pac-12: Big night for conference in NCAA Tournament http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57738509-221/tournament-matchup-ncaa-ucla.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57738509-221/tournament-matchup-ncaa-ucla.html.csp">Pac-12: Big night for conference in NCAA Tournament</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T18:13:39.864-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 06:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Thursday is a big night for the Pac-12, with three conference schools involved in the four games being staged in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. Stanford and UCLA both play in Memphis, Tenn., where they could meet in an Elite Eight matchup Saturday. Arizona is in Anaheim, Calif. A quick look at the three games:Stanford vs. Dayton, 5:15 p.m. MDTThe No. 10-seeded Cardinal advanced to the Sweet 16 with upsets of No. 7 New Mexico and No. 2 Kansas, and now they're favored against the No. 11 Fly...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57738509@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:13:39 MDT March Madness: Stanford prepares for Sweet 16 vs. Dayton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57728034-77/dawkins-stanford-coach-dayton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57728034-77/dawkins-stanford-coach-dayton.html.csp">March Madness: Stanford prepares for Sweet 16 vs. Dayton</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH DUBOW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T23:30:25.596-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stanford, Calif. • Stanford coach Johnny Dawkins has had good reason to keep a close tab on Dayton because coach Archie Miller is recruiting his son to play there next season. Dawkins will see the Flyers in a different light on Thursday night in Memphis, Tenn., when they play the Cardinal in a surprising Sweet 16 matchup between a pair of double-digit seeds. With a spot in the regional final on the line, the recruitment of Aubrey Dawkins will be put on the back burner for a few days. “I think bo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577280342014-03-25T23:30:25.596-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T23:30:25.596-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57728034@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:30:25 MDT Stanford educates Kansas youngsters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57719675-77/tournament-ncaa-cardinal-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57719675-77/tournament-ncaa-cardinal-kansas.html.csp">Stanford educates Kansas youngsters</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Kansas knows all about Stanford now. The Cardinal couldn’t deny a slight at a news conference a day earlier fueled them just a bit before pulling their second — and much bigger — upset of the NCAA tournament. Kansas freshmen Andrew Wiggins and Wayne Selden Jr. ducked their heads and giggled Saturday when asked about Chasson Randle, Stanford’s leading scorer. “We definitely saw that video,” Randle said Sunday after the No. 10 seed Cardinal beat the second-seeded Jayhawks 60-57 to adva...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577196752014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719675@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:48:13 MDT NCAA Tournament: Stanford 58, New Mexico 53 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57713951-77/points-mexico-half-stanford.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57713951-77/points-mexico-half-stanford.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Stanford 58, New Mexico 53</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By R.B. FALLSTROM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:19.998-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ST. LOUIS • Stanford made the most of its first NCAA appearance since 2008, starting fast and finishing strong. New Mexico made another hasty exit. “We came out energetic and ready to go,” guard Chasson Randle said after the Cardinal led almost start to finish and knocked off the seventh-seeded Lobos 58-53 on Friday. “We knew how big this game was. We definitely had enough confidence to finish out the game.” Randle scored 23 points for 10th-seeded Stanford (22-12), which built an early 16-point ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577139512014-03-22T16:45:19.998-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:19.998-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57713951@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:19 MDT NCAA women’s basketball tournament guide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57707294-77/tournament-season-ncaa-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57707294-77/tournament-season-ncaa-game.html.csp">NCAA women’s basketball tournament guide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FEINBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T16:39:10.422-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two undefeated teams, talented players and record-setting performances. Get ready for March Madness in the women’s tournament. History could be made in Nashville on April 8 with unbeaten Notre Dame and Connecticut potentially squaring off for a national championship. ——— TOP TEAMS UConn. No. 1 overall seed, 34-0, defending national champions. Nuff said. Notre Dame. Oh, by the way, they also entered the tournament undefeated at 32-0. With all the hype surrounding Connecticut you almost wouldn’t k...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577072942014-03-21T16:39:10.422-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-21T16:39:10.422-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57707294@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 16:39:10 MDT Pac-12 tabs WCC’s Zaninovich for No. 2 job http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57676983-77/pac-conference-zaninovich-commissioner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57676983-77/pac-conference-zaninovich-commissioner.html.csp">Pac-12 tabs WCC’s Zaninovich for No. 2 job</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T17:18:50.975-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 05:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott announced Thursdy that Jamie Zaninovich, West Coast Conference Commissioner, will become the Pac-12 Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer effective July 1, 2014. Zaninovich replaces Kevin Weiberg, who is stepping down at the end of this academic year after serving in the same role for the past four years. Currently in his seventh year as WCC commissioner, Zaninovich has led the conference through a period of unprecedented growth, transformed the conf...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57676983@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:18:50 MDT Pac-12: Vegas likes Utah more than Washington http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57670275-221/state-washington-arizona-oregon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspac12blog/57670275-221/state-washington-arizona-oregon.html.csp">Pac-12: Vegas likes Utah more than Washington</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T08:23:02.3-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 08:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arizona is better than even-money favorite to win the Pac-12 basketball tournament, and the oddsmakers also like No. 8 seed Utah's chances of winning four games this week a lot more than No. 9 seed Washington's chances.The Utes have a 15-1 shot at the tournament title and Washington, their first-round opponent today at 1 p.m. MDT, is a 40-1 pick, according to the Las Vegas Consultants. Arizona is a 10-11 favorite, followed by No. 2 seed UCLA at 9-2. Oregon, the No. 7 seed and the hottest team in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670275@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:23:02 MDT Utah Basketball: Delon Wright named 1st team All Pac-12 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57660165-89/arizona-team-wright-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57660165-89/arizona-team-wright-pac.html.csp">Utah Basketball: Delon Wright named 1st team All Pac-12</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T23:25:27.813-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Delon Wright has always thought about moments like Monday’s. Utah’s star point guard even practiced what he would say when the time came. As a junior college player at the City College of San Francisco, he needed imagination to get through lonely nights far away from Division I basketball. So one day Wright sat down and jotted down his goals for when he hit the big time. Making the All Pac-12 team was one of them. All the hard work paid off on Monday, as Wright was named to the 10-player all-con...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57660165@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:25:27 MDT Utah basketball: Utah to face Washington in first round of Pac-12 tournament http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57656623-89/utah-washington-state-winner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57656623-89/utah-washington-state-winner.html.csp">Utah basketball: Utah to face Washington in first round of Pac-12 tournament</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T23:25:58.962-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It took a few hours to figure out following Utah’s 61-60 loss to Stanford on Saturday. But the Utes finally know their postseason fate. At least the first leg of the postseason. Larry Krystkowiak’s bunch claims the No. 8 seed in the Pac-12 Tournament, which means the Utes face Washington in the first game on Wednesday. It will be the third time the two teams have met this season, with each winning on its own floor. Round three will be at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, with the winner advancing to Thurs...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57656623@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 23:25:58 MDT Pac-12: Quarterfinals should produce great games http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsolympicsblog/57655957-229/state-arizona-oregon-quarterfinals.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsolympicsblog/57655957-229/state-arizona-oregon-quarterfinals.html.csp">Pac-12: Quarterfinals should produce great games</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T13:16:02.199-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 01:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The crazy, jumbled Pac-12 men's basketball regular season fit that description right to the end, with the best example being how Arizona State lost at Oregon State in overtime, but emerged from a five-way tie for third place with the No. 3 seed for this week's conference tournament in Las Vegas.That's basically because of the Sun Devils' previous upset of Arizona. California earned the other available first-round bye with an overtime defeat of Colorado. Those teams are likely to meet in Thursday...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57655957@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 13:16:02 MDT