Utah Rumors & News

  • Ball helps No.4 UCLA edge Utah

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Overpowering opponents on offense is UCLA's normal trademark this season. To outlast Utah in the final seconds, the Bruins had to turn to their defense to make a critical play. UCLA got the stop it needed in the final seconds to secure an 83-82 victory over the Utes on..." January 14

  • Utah hammers No. 24 USC 86-64

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Figuring out which Utah player to stop on defense is quickly becoming a chore for other Pac-12 teams. The Utes have six different players who average double figures in scoring. Attempting to shut one or two down often means opening things up for the rest. It becomes a..." January 13

  • Utah holds off Arizona State

    The Sports Xchange "TEMPE, Ariz. -- Kyle Kuzma had a career-high 26 points and tied a career high with three 3-pointers and Utah made six free throws in the final 34 seconds in an 88-82 Pac-12 victory over Arizona State on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena. Kuzma scored 19 points in the second half, 14 during a..." January 07

  • Jackson-Cartwright, Ristic power No. 16 Arizona past Utah

    The Sports Xchange "TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona has won its first three Pac-12 games. It would be a different story, coach Sean Miller said, if not for the return of point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright. Jackson-Cartwright, who missed almost all of seven games because of a high ankle sprain, has 19 assists and..." January 06

  • Bonam leads Utah past Colorado

    The Sports Xchange "Lorenzo Bonam scored 15 points while David Collette and Kyle Kuzma chipped in 14 points apiece to help Utah open Pac-12 play with a 76-60 victory over Colorado on Sunday in Salt Lake City. The Utes beat their league rival for the sixth straight time behind strong defensive play and hot..." January 01

  • Collette leads Utah past Stephen F. Austin

    The Sports Xchange "Utah forward David Collette scored a game-high 17 points on 8-for-8 shooting from the field to lead the Utes over Stephen F. Austin 74-66 on Sunday in the fifth-place game of the Diamond Head Classic in Honolulu. Utah guard JoJo Zamora added 16 points while making 4 of 5 from 3-point range..." December 25

  • Utah picks up first win in Hawaii tournament

    The Sports Xchange "David Collette had 17 points and nine rebounds to lead Utah to a 66-52 victory over Hawaii in the consolation bracket of the Diamond Head Classic on Friday night in Honolulu. Lorenzo Bonam added 11 points and nine boards to help the Utes (8-3) to their first-ever win in the tournament after..." December 24

  • San Francisco pulls out win over Utah in Diamond Head Classic

    The Sports Xchange "HONOLULU -- Ronnie Boyce scored 19 points and Chase Foster added 12 to help San Francisco escape with an 89-86 victory over Utah in the opening round of the Diamond Head Classic on Thursday. The Dons (9-2) matched a tournament record with 16 3-pointers. They shot 57 percent from the..." December 23

  • Utah's Kyle Kuzma suffers apparent ankle injury

    Salt Lake Tribune "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 weeks. Junior forward Kyle Kuzma, entered Thursday night's game against Hawaii leading the team in scoring (16.0 ppg), rebounding (11.3 rpg) and..." December 23

  • Kuzma leads Utah to rout of Prairie View A&M

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Kyle Kuzma recorded 18 points, 15 rebounds and six assists to lead Utah to a 92-60 victory over Prairie View A&M on Saturday. Sederick Barefield added 18 points and David Collette chipped in 11 points and nine rebounds for the Utes. Barefield and Collette made their season..." December 17

  • Runnin' Utes head coach Krystkowiak reveals he was treated for cancer in the spring

    The Deseret News "University of Utah men's basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak revealed Monday night that he had surgery in the spring to remove his thyroid, which had cancer in it. Speaking to ESPN700's Bill Riley on his first coach's show of the season, Krystkowiak noted that he has gained weight, which he said..." December 07

  • Utah needs late rally to edge Utah Valley

    The Sports Xchange "Utah hit its last three shots from the floor, including two huge 3-pointers, to pull away from in-state foe Utah Valley in the final minute of a 87-80 win Tuesday night at Jon M. Huntsman Arena in Salt Lake City. The Utes (6-1) trailed 78-75 with less than two minutes left before going on an..." December 06

  • Kuzma leads Utah past Montana State

    The Sports Xchange "Kyle Kuzma just missed a triple double and five other Utah players scored in double figures as the Utes defeated the Montana State Bobcats 92-84 on Thursday at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Kuzma compiled 16 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists as the Utes gave coach Larry..." December 02

  • No. 18 Butler moves to 7-0 with win over Utah

    The Sports Xchange "SALT LAKE CITY -- Butler is not playing like a team predicted to finish in the middle of the Big East before the start of the season. The Bulldogs are tenacious on defense and efficient on offense. It's offered a perfect formula for making life miserable for high-profile Pac-12 teams...." November 29

  • Bonam leads Utah over UC Riverside

    The Sports Xchange "Lorenzo Bonam recorded a double-double to lead Utah to an 85-67 victory over visiting UC Riverside on Friday night at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bonam had 21 points and 10 rebounds for Utah (4-0), which improved to 80-15 all-time against opponents from the Big West..." November 26

  • Utah hammers winless Coppin State

    The Sports Xchange "JoJo Zamora scored 22 points and Lorenzo Bonam added 19 to lead Utah to a 94-51 victory over Coppin State on Friday night in Salt Lake City. Parker Van Dyke chipped in 15 points and Jake Connor added 11 for the hot-shooting Utes. Utah (3-0) buried Coppin State from the perimeter,..." November 18

  • Bingham big man Branden Carlson picks Runnin' Utes

    Salt Lake Tribune "Exum Elite coach Lynn Lloyd had heard a few good things about Branden Carlson before bringing him in to his AAU squad this spring, but he had to see it with his own eyes first. One of the first things the 6-foot-10 forward did: a reverse dunk from the baseline. "And then we said, ‘Well..." October 25

  • Utah basketball receives commitment from Bingham big man Branden Carlson

    The Deseret News "From multiple perspectives, the University of Utah men's basketball program on Sunday night received a big commitment in Bingham High senior Branden Carlson. First, Carlson is rated by Scout.com as a four-star prospect and the 69th best player in the country for the class of 2017. Next, he is..." October 24

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