Utah Rumors & News

  • 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

  • Ex-Utah F Chris Reyes transfers to Pepperdine

    Today's U "Pepperdine announced Wednesday that ex-Utah forward Chris Reyes will be part of its 2016-17 team as a graduate transfer. As a grad transfer, Reyes will immediately be eligible play for the Waves next season. Reyes, who’s hometown is close to Pepperdine’s campus, will pursue a master’s degree in..." July 15

  • Former University of Utah forward Brekkott Chapman transfers to Weber State

    The Deseret News "Brekkott Chapman will be moving closer to home. The former Roy High School standout, who played two years at the University of Utah, has transferred to Weber State. Chapman declared his intentions to leave the Runnin' Utes in early May, and it was widely thought that he'd end up in..." June 23