Stories tagged: Utah Utes
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 11:37 p.m.
Winless in the mountains, Washington State aims to end losing skids at Colorado, Utah
Since the Buffaloes and the Utes made the Pac-10 the Pac-12 five basketball seasons ago, WSU is 0-8 in games at Boulder and Salt Lake City. And there’s been more …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 1:41 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent news conference Jan. 16
Cougars coach Ernie Kent reflects on Saturday’s win over Cal and talks about the upcoming road swing at Colorado and Utah.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Utah routs Eastern Washington, continues dominance of Big Sky teams
David Collette scored a season-high 24 points to help Utah sprint away for an 85-69 nonconference men’s basketball victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night in Salt Lake City.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Washington Huskies salvage 33-30 win over Utah
Tristan Vizcaino hit a 38-yard field goal as time expired and No. 16 Washington scored 10 points in the final 58 seconds to stun Utah 33-30 on Saturday night.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
No. 16 Washington in an unusual spot against Utah
It’s a very strange place that No. 16 Washington finds itself in with two games left in the regular season. The Huskies’ hopes of landing a spot in the College …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Washington State in the driver’s seat heading into final weeks of regular season
With two weeks left in the regular season, it’s guaranteed that the Pac-12 football championship will end up in one of two states. But within those two states, four teams …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
In his much-anticipated return home, Washington State’s Falk throws three touchdowns to lead Cougars past Utes
Falk estimated that 60 people came out to support him – “that’s probably lowballing it,” he said – in the second-to-last regular season game of his college career.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State defense earns seven takeaways as Cougars hold off Utah 33-25 ahead of bye week
The Cougars (9-2, 6-2), with a bye week on the docket, can now cool their heels for 12 days before playing the Huskies in another Apple Cup that will determine …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
John Blanchette: On Luke Falk’s homecoming, it was Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa that did the home wrecking
Perhaps when Sophie Mata’afa was naming the fifth of her seven children, she sold him a little short by settling on merely Hercules.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
Difference makers: Hercules Mata’afa’s disruption key for Washington State’s defense in 33-25 win at Utah
The key players in Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Washington State’s offense does just enough to back up high-flying defensive performance
Veteran sports writer Vince Grippi gives his three takes on Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Utes play Cougars without top receiver Darren Carrington, Washington State without running back Gerard Wicks
Darren Carrington, who leads the Utes in receptions (58), receiving yards (830), and receiving touchdowns (6), missed his first game of the season with an injury.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
Washington State forces seven turnovers to beat Utah 33-25 for crucial road win
Luke Falk and the Washington State offense will lament all of the scoring opporutnities they squandered Saturday night at Rice-Eccles Stadium. They’ll do that, surely, but probably not before they …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk breaks Pac-12 record for career touchdowns
Luke Falk, who grew up in Logan, Utah, approximately 80 miles north of Rice-Eccles Stadium, tossed the 117th touchdown of his career in the second quarter of Saturday’s game against …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 7:33 p.m.
Washington State gets senior linebacker Isaac Dotson back for Utah game
Dotson started for the Cougars at Mike linebacker and appeared on both the punt and kickoff teams. The Bellevue, Washington, native hadn’t played since the first half of the Oct. …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 8:49 p.m.
Highlights: No. 19 Washington State 33, Utah 25
Updates and highlights from Washington State’s Pac-12 football game at Utah on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
The pick: Why Washington State will beat Utah
The Cougars will beat the Utes to improve to 9-2 on the season and 6-2 in Pac-12 Conference play.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Plenty of storylines to keep an eye on as Washington State, Utah gear up for Pac-12 battle
The game between Washington State and Utah was always going to bubble with fascinating storylines – even before a heap of postseason implications began to emerge for both the Cougars …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Two minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against Utah
Theo Lawson’s keys for a possible Washington State victory over Utah on Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
Utah coach Kyle Whittingham optimistic about health of top receiver ahead of Washington State game
Carrington had 51 yards and a touchdown catch against UCLA on Saturday, but didn’t return after halftime due to an undisclosed injury.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
First look: Washington State at Utah
No. 19 Washington State (8-2, 5-2) hopes to erase its recent road woes and keep its chances for a Pac-12 title alive when it visits Utah (5-4, 2-4).
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Pac-12/Top 25 football: Utah rolls past UCLA, snaps four-game skid
Tyler Huntley had 327 total yards and four passing touchdowns as Utah defeated short-handed UCLA 48-17 on Friday night in Salt Lake City.
Wed., March 8, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
From high school to Pac-12 in 2 years, Utah’s Troy Taylor ready
New Utah offensive coordinator Troy Taylor brings pass-first offense as spring practice beings Thursday. The Utes have been one of the worst passing teams in the conference since joining the …
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 9:03 p.m.
Pac-12 men’s roundup: Derrick White’s big second half helps Colorado upset No. 10 Oregon
Derrick White scored 17 of his 23 points in the second half, keying Colorado’s 74-65 upset of No. 10 Oregon in Boulder, Colorado, that snapped the Ducks’ 17-game winning streak …
Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Daniels and Bonam each score 24 as Utah beats Washington
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 …
Mon., Jan. 2, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Utes lure EWU coach Troy Taylor to Utah
Utah’s next offensive coordinator was scheming against high school teams two years ago.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 9:32 p.m.
Williams leads Utah past Indiana 26-24 in Foster Farms Bowl
Joe Williams ran for 222 yards and a touchdown and Andy Phillips kicked a 27-yard field goal with 1:24 to play to lead Utah to its 14th victory in its …
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 11:21 p.m.
Oregon upsets No. 11 Utah 30-28 on late Carrington TD catch
Justin Herbert hit Darren Carrington for a 17-yard touchdown pass with two seconds remaining to give Oregon a 30-28 upset victory over the Utes in Salt Lake City.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 10:06 p.m.
No. 19 Utah rolls to 49-26 win over Arizona State
Joe Williams ran for 181 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 19 Utah’s defense had 11 sacks in a 49-26 victory over Arizona State on Thursday night.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
Punt return helps No. 4 Washington hold on for win over No. 17 Utah
SALT LAKE CITY – Dante Pettis returned a punt 58 yards for a touchdown with 3 minutes, 25 seconds left and No. 4 Washington held off No. 17 Utah 31-24 …