Utah Rumors & News

  • Utah football: Former BYU commit Mika Tafua joins Utes’ roster, is immediately eligible to play

    Deseret News "The University of Utah announced Tuesday that freshman defensive end Mika Tafua has been added to the Utes’ roster. He is immediately eligible to play, a school official confirmed. The 6-foot-3, 228-pound lineman from Kamehameha High School in Hawaii originally committed to BYU in 2015...." October 19

  • Mr. Perfect Matt Gay gets another season of eligibility with the Utes

    Salt Lake Tribune "Utah senior Matt Gay began this season as the second option at place-kicker. Since he got a chance, he’s run with it and become the nation’s top kicker so far this season. Wednesday, Gay and Utah found out the senior has been granted another year of eligibility. Gay, a former soccer player at..." October 06

  • Darren Carrington transferring to Utah

    247 Sports "Former Oregon wide receiver Darren Carrington will remain in the Pac-12 and transfer to Utah, per Michelle Bodkin of UteZone. Carrington was removed from the Oregon roster earlier this month following a DUII arrest early on the morning of July 1. The arrest was not his only transgression..." July 25

  • Utah, Kyle Whittingham agree to extension through 2021

    Salt Lake Tribune "Utah head football coach Kyle Whittingham will be sticking around a little bit longer. Whittingham, who is 104-50 in 12 years as the Utes football coach, recently signed a contract extension through 2021, the school announced late Friday afternoon. Whittingham was named the head coach on..." June 10