UTAH RUNNING UTES NEWS

Utah Football gets Commitment from DE Miki Suguturaga

The Utah football team got a commitment from Honolulu (Hawaii) Punahou three-star defensive end Miki Suguturaga today. He chose the Utes over offers from Arizona State, Arkansas, BYU, Hawaii, Oregon State, Vanderbilt, Virginia, and Washington State among others. He is 6’ 5”, 255 pounds, both of which are Nike+ verified. He did not sign a letter of intent with Utah today. Traditionally...
Via Block U
February 01, 2017

Utah loads up in secondary, pleasantly surprised at receiver

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) The defensive secondary was the clear priority for the Utah Utes after losing three starting cornerbacks to expiring eligibility and safety Marcus Williams to early-entry into the NFL draft. Jaylon Johnson headlines the group with a four-star ranking from 247Sports Composite. The No. 11 cornerback in the country had offers from Michigan, California, Nebraska...
Via AP on Fox
February 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Utah Football signs DB Jaylon Johnson

The Utes have officially announced the signing of cornerback Jaylon Johnson out of Fresno, CA. Johnson was a four-star composite recruit from 24/7 Sports, and had offers from virtually every Pac-12 school, as well as Oklahoma and Florida. When Utah landed Johnson back in Utah, they knew they had to play defense to keep him, especially with so many schools knocking down his door...
Via Block U
February 01, 2017

Utah Football signs DB Tareke Lewis

The reload of the secondary continues with the signing of three-star composite rated (24/7 Sports) recruit Tareke Lewis out of Riverside Community College. With the losses to the secondary this season, the Utes are pulling in a ton of DBs, and that includes some JC help, where Utah has been so good for so long. Lewis had offers from Big-12 schools TCU and West Virginia, as well...
Via Block U
February 01, 2017

Utah Lands 3-Star WR/S Taniela Pututau

Three-star Salt Lake City (Utah) Cottonwood wide receiver/safety Taniela Pututau has committed to Utah. Pututau is the younger brother of Howard and Fua Pututau. Howard served an LDS Mission and will join the Utes this season. Fua committed to Utah as part of their 2016 recruiting class before heading on an LDS Mission. Taniela, like his two older brothers, will serve an LDS Mission...
Via Block U
January 29, 2017

Utah Lands Three-Star Running Back T.J. Green

Another day, another commitment for the Utah Utes. This morning they landed three-star Chandler (Ariz.) Chandler running back T.J. Green. Green was committed to Oregon State until he took a visit to Utah. Shortly after getting home, he decommitted from the Beavers and opened up his recruitment. The Utah coaches stayed on him and landed the commitment from the highly-rated running...
Via Block U
January 28, 2017

Utah Recruiting Part 3: Remaining Targets

This is the third part of a three part series written by Brian Flach (MNUte) previewing Utah recruiting heading into National Signing Day on Wednesday, Feb. 1. With less than a week until National Signing Day, Utah is in a position to make a very strong closing push to finish up the recruiting season. This is a three part look at where the Utes are currently sitting, who’s visiting...
Via Block U
January 28, 2017

Utah Recruiting Part 2: Official Visitors this Weekend

This is the second part of a three part series written by Brian Flach (MNUte) previewing Utah recruiting heading into National Signing Day on Wednesday, Feb. 1. With less than a week until National Signing Day, Utah is in a position to make a very strong closing push to finish up the recruiting season. This is a three part look at where the Utes are currently sitting, who’s visiting...
Via Block U
January 27, 2017

Utah Recruiting Part 1: Current Commits

This is the first part of a three part series written by Brian Flach (MNUte) previewing Utah recruiting heading into National Signing Day on Wednesday, Feb. 1. With less than a week until National Signing Day, Utah is in a position to make a very strong closing push to finish up the recruiting season. This is a three part look at where the Utes are currently sitting, who’s visiting...
Via Block U
January 27, 2017

No. 10 Oregon at Utah highlights Pac-12 slate this week

A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 10 Oregon at Utah, Thursday. The Utes (14-5, 5-2 Pac-12) are on the NCAA Tournament bubble and a win over the Ducks could be a big boost. Oregon (18-2, 7-0) is on the best run in school history, stretching its winning streak to a school-record 16 straight games with Saturday's 69-52 victory over...
Via AP on Fox
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Utah searching for signature win against No. 10 Oregon

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Utah is exceeding expectations after being picked to finish eighth in the Pac-12. The Utes received their first vote in the AP Top 25 poll this week and sit fourth in the conference standings, behind No. 8 UCLA, No. 7 Arizona and No. 10 Oregon. Utah, however, is still searching for that signature win to impress the NCAA Tournament committee, and it gets that...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Daniels and Bonam each score 24 as Utah beats Washington

SEATTLE (AP) Devon Daniels darted through Washington's defense for a career-high 24 points, Lorenzo Bonam also had a career-high 24 points and Utah pulled away for a 94-72 win over the Huskies Saturday night. Daniels continued his strong freshman season by dribbling around and through the Huskies, getting to the rim with ease and finishing his chances. Daniels was 10-of-13 shooting...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: New Lineup, Season High: Red Rocks score 197.625, win quad meet

Read more: http://www.utahutes.com/news/2017/1/20/gymnastics-new-lineup-same-result-ute-gymnasts-win-big.aspx
Via Utah Running Utes Athletics
January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Utah routs Washington State behind Kuzma's 19

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) Kyle Kuzman scored 19 points and pulled down 11 boards to help Utah breeze past Washington State 88-47 on Wednesday night. Lorenzo Bonam finished with 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting and four Utes finished in double figures. Utah (13-5, 4-2) played without 6-foot-9 forward David Collette, who did not make the trip due to concussion protocol. Collette, a transfer...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2017  |  Discuss

2017 Utah Football Schedule Announced

The Pac-12 Conference released the 2017 football schedules for each Pac-12 team, including Utah. The Utes will play five Pac-12 home games and four Pac-12 road games. They will have seven home games overall during the season. The Pac-12 teams they will miss are California and Oregon State and will play Stanford and Washington State instead. The season starts for Utah on Thursday...
Via Block U
January 18, 2017

Nawahine, Potter lift Utah women past No. 24 Cal 63-57

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Malia Nawahine and Emily Potter scored 15 points apiece and Utah held on to defeat No. 24 California 63-57 on Sunday. The Utes (13-4, 2-4 Pac 12) led the whole way, slowly building the lead to 12 points on a layup by Nawahine with 4:30 to play. The Golden Bears (14-4, 2-4) then reeled off 11 straight points, closing within 58-57 on jumper by Courtney Range...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2017  |  Discuss

No. 13 Stanford women cruise to 77-58 win over Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Karlie Samuelson scored 12 of her 14 points in the first half and No. 13 Stanford never trailed in a 77-58 victory over Utah on Friday night. The Cardinal (14-3, 4-1 Pac-12) have won six of their last seven games, and bounced back from a 72-60 double-overtime loss to then-No. 16 Oregon State on Sunday. Samuelson was 5 of 8 from the field and made four 3-pointers...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

No. 5 Utah Travels to No. 21 BYU for First Road Meet in 2017

The No. 5 Utah Red Rocks (1-0) will travel to No. 21 BYU (2-1) today for their first road meet in 2017. Utah opened the 2017 season with a dominant 196.625-195.525 win over No. 11 Michigan in the Huntsman Center. BYU (194.225) placed second in a quad meet at Penn State, losing to No. 18 Penn State (194.625) and beating Temple (191.925) and Bowling Green (190.725). The meet starts...
Via Block U
January 13, 2017

Strong second half powers Utes past Sun Devils

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Kyle Kuzma scored 19 of his career-high 26 points in the second half and grabbed 12 rebounds, helping Utah hold off Arizona State 88-82 on Saturday.Utah (11-4, 2-1 Pac-12) built a nine-point lead behind a second-half run keyed by Kuzma, only to allow Arizona State to claw its way back in the closing minutes.Obinna Oleka pulled the Sun Devils within 82-80 on a two...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Utah holds on for 88-82 win over Arizona State

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Kyle Kuzma scored 19 of his career-high 26 points in the second half and grabbed 12 rebounds, helping Utah hold off Arizona State 88-82 on Saturday. Utah (11-4, 2-1 Pac-12) built a nine-point lead behind a second-half run keyed by Kuzma, only to allow Arizona State to claw its way back in the closing minutes. Obinna Oleka pulled the Sun Devils within 82-80 on...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Arizona wears down Utah, improves to 3-0 in Pac-12

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona has not had its expected go-to player all season, lost a potential key contributor before the first game and at one point had seven scholarship players available.The Wildcats are still long and a handful to deal with, even for a team with a big front line like Utah.Dusan Ristic scored 18 points, Lauri Markkanen added 11 and No. 17 Arizona wore down the Utes...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Pac-12 basketball report: Arizona-Utah tops this week's schedule

A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference:GAME OF THE WEEK: Utah (10-3, 1-0 Pac-12) at No. 17 Arizona (13-2, 2-0), Thursday. The Wildcats have been short-handed all season, yet keep finding ways to win. Arizona has played all season without Allonzo Trier (unspecified) and Ray Smith (knee), and point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright missed six games. Jackson-Cartwright...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Utah at No. 17 Arizona on this week's marquee in the Pac-12

A look at things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: Utah (10-3, 1-0 Pac-12) at No. 17 Arizona (13-2, 2-0), Thursday. The Wildcats have been short-handed all season, yet keep finding ways to win. Arizona has played all season without Allonzo Trier (unspecified) and Ray Smith (knee), and point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright missed six games. Jackson-Cartwright...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Utah beats Colorado 76-60 in Pac-12 opener

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Lorenzo Bonam scored 15 points while David Collette and Kyle Kuzma added 14 points apiece to help Utah open Pac-12 play with a 76-60 victory over Colorado on Sunday. The Utes beat their league rival for the sixth straight time behind strong defensive play and hot shooting in the second half. Utah (10-3) shot 18 of 31 (58.1 percent) from the field after halftime...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Canada helps No. 10 UCLA hand Utah its first loss of season

LOS ANGELES (AP) Jordin Canada had 18 points and seven assists to lead No. 10 UCLA to a 67-56 victory over previously unbeaten Utah In the Pac-12 opener for both teams Friday night. Monqiue Billings added 10 points and 13 rebounds for the Bruins (10-2), who have won 19 consecutive home games dating back to last season. Kennedy Burke also had 10 points. Utah (11-1) won its first...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2016  |  Discuss
Utah News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 'NFL Draft Day is finally upon us' quiz

Most memorable 'NFL Draft weekend drama' stories

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Eastern rivalries take center stage

Marshawn Lynch gives an already-spurned city hometown appeal

Everything you need for the 2017 NFL Draft

The 10 best sports docs available for streaming

The 'Bonehead blunder that watered down the 1931 AL home run crown' quiz

Draft prospects we're most excited to see in the NFL

Stanley Cup Playoffs: The West is full of surprises

How the Astros are following the Cubs' blueprint to the top

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker