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  1. Utah uses Navy SEAL training to improve toughness, teamwork

    Sep 26, 2014, 9:54 PM EDT

    Brandon Taylor

    Of Utah’s 12 losses last season eight were by four points or less, a big reason why they missed out on the NCAA tournament.

  2. The ‘unlucky’ label doesn’t fit Iowa and Utah

    Aug 26, 2014, 2:55 PM EDT

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    Some teams are unlucky in losses. It’s not bad luck when you blow games you should have won, though.

  3. ‘Value Add’ stat projects Utah’s Delon Wright as having a historic season

    Aug 26, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    AP Photo

    Value Add is college basketball’s equivalent to WARP.

  4. Utah adds rim protector to its 2015 recruiting haul

    Aug 7, 2014, 9:25 PM EDT

    Larry Krystkowiak

    Makol Mawien, a 6-foot-9 big who’s proven to be a good interior defender, joins Noah Togiai as players committed to join the Utah program next year.

  5. Senior guard Delon Wright, Utah aim to end NCAA tournament drought

    Jul 12, 2014, 9:21 PM EDT

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    With an eye towards helping his team contend in the Pac-12, Delon Wright’s working hard to improve his perimeter shot this summer.

  6. Reports: Utah, San Diego State to meet November 18 at Viejas Arena

    Jun 22, 2014, 5:47 PM EDT

    Steve Fisher

    SDSU would host the first meeting, with the return contest being played in Salt Lake City during the 2015-16 season if the deal is finalized.

  7. Utah’s 2014-15 non-conference slate will be more formidable than last year’s

    Jun 21, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT

    Larry Krystkowiak

    After their non-conference schedule did them no favors last season, Utah will play Wichita State and Kansas in 2014-15.

  8. Pac-12 announces roster for team headed to China in August

    May 23, 2014, 3:40 PM EDT

    Larry Krystkowiak

    The Pac-12 is sending an all-star team overseas for the first time since 1996, and the roster was announced Friday.

  9. Pac-12 Conference Catchup: Will the league earn six NCAA bids again?

    May 21, 2014, 10:31 AM EDT

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    Arizona will once again be the clear favorite to win the Pac-12, but they won’t lack for challengers either.

  10. Oklahoma, UNLV to participate in 2014 MGM Showcase in Las Vegas

    May 19, 2014, 12:44 AM EDT

    Lon Kruger

    Oklahoma announced that it’s one of four teams playing in next season’s MGM Showcase.

  11. Former Missouri signee Namon Wright officially able to speak with other schools

    May 8, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT

    Kim Anderson

    Missouri has officially allowed former signee Namon Wright to speak with other schools.

  12. Utah announces departure of junior wing Princeton Onwas

    Apr 27, 2014, 6:10 PM EDT

    Princeton Onwas

    Utah announced Sunday that wing Princeton Onwas will not return to the program next season.

  13. Utah adds intriguing Austrian 7-footer Jakob Poeltl

    Apr 26, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

    Pac 12 Basketball Tournament - First Round

    Utah added a late 2014 commitment on Friday with the signing of 7-foot Austrian cener Jakob Poeltl.

  14. Utah’s Larry Krystkowiak receives new contract though 2018-19 season

    Apr 25, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT

    Larry Krystkowiak

    Larry Krystkowiak’s done a good job of rebuilding the Utah program to this point, and he’s been rewarded with a new contract through 2018-19.

  15. Pac-12 Tournament: No. 4 Arizona rolls over Utah

    Mar 13, 2014, 5:24 PM EDT

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    No. 4 Arizona rides suffocating defense and a balanced offense to a win over Utah in the Pac-12 quarters.

  16. 2014 Pac-12 Tournament Preview: No. 4 Arizona looks to cap dominant campaign

    Mar 12, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

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    While there’s a clear favorite in the Pac-12 tournament, there will be plenty of drama with multiple teams looking to lock up a spot in the NCAA tournament.

  17. Arizona State caps 0-2 week with blowout loss at Utah

    Feb 23, 2014, 10:20 PM EDT

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    Nine days ago the Arizona State Sun Devils earned a signature victory for their resume, beating then-No. 2 Arizona 69-66 in overtime. Conventional wisdom had Herb Sendek’s team well on its way to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2009, and with contributors such as guards Jahii Carson and Jermaine Marshall and center…

  18. Late Night Snacks: No. 1 Syracuse falls on most entertaining weeknight of the season

    Feb 20, 2014, 4:32 AM EDT

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    GAME OF THE NIGHT: Boston College 62, No. 1 Syracuse 59 (OT) With a game at No. 5 Duke on Saturday night, many expected No. 1 Syracuse to take care of a struggling Boston College squad and move to 26-0. But the Eagles had other ideas, shooting 11-for-22 from three on their way to a…

  19. Foul shooting, turnovers cost Utah shot at marquee victory

    Feb 20, 2014, 1:38 AM EDT

    larryk

    Larry Krystkowiak’s Utah Utes entered Wednesday’s home game against No. 4 Arizona in need of a resume-building victory. With their non-conference slate consisting of a home win over BYU and little else of value, Utah will need a strong finish to Pac-12 play in order to have a shot at reaching the NCAA tournament. And…

  20. Delon Wright a notable Cousy snub

    Feb 18, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT

    Larry Krystkowiak

    It has become vogue to criticize selections to both the Wooden and Cousy awards; the John R. specifically drew the ire nationally when its midseason list was unveiled and a few names, including Kansas’ Joel Embiid and Michigan’s Nik Stauskas, were omitted (though both can still be included amongst the finalists). One player, though, that…

  21. POSTERIZED: UCLA’s Norman Powell seals win over Utah (VIDEO)

    Feb 15, 2014, 7:33 PM EDT

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    After winning at USC on Thursday night, Utah entered Saturday’s game at UCLA with some confidence and they played that way in the first half. Despite Jordan Loveridge and Delon Wright combining to score just four points the Utes trailed by just two points at the half, 33-31. With that being the case, Larry Krystkowiak’s…

  22. Next two games could potentially change course of Utah’s season

    Feb 14, 2014, 3:36 PM EDT

    wright

    Even with the loss of three starters from a team that pulled off a surprising run to the semifinals of the Pac-12 tournament, the Utah Utes had the appearance of a team that could make a move in the Pac-12. Forward Jordan Loveridge and guard Brandon Taylor would be sophomores, and a group of newcomers…

  23. Offensive rebounding, Nick Johnson push No. 1 Arizona past Utah

    Jan 26, 2014, 10:55 PM EDT

    johnson

    TUCSON, Ariz. — Just a couple days removed from a comfortable win over Colorado, No. 1 Arizona was faced with the task of taking care of business against another opponent they were expected to handle. Utah, which has been much-improved thanks to the addition of Delon Wright and the progression of Jordan Loveridge, has the…

  24. Utah holds off No. 25 UCLA for big Pac-12 home win

    Jan 18, 2014, 6:29 PM EDT

    utah

    Utah led by 10 at halftime and had a 15-point lead on UCLA with 12 minutes left but held on to defeat the Bruins 74-69 on Saturday in a big Pac-12 conference home win for the Utes. Sophomore Kyle Anderson’s brilliant performance helped bring UCLA back within two points at 71-69 with 22 seconds left,…

  25. Late Night Snacks: No. 10 Oregon survives in Salt Lake City

    Jan 3, 2014, 1:51 AM EDT

    dotson

    Game of the Night: No. 10 Oregon 70, Utah 68 (OT)  Damyean Dotson’s steal and dunk with sixth tenths of a second was the difference as Oregon remained undefeated in the Pac-12 opener for both. But even in defeat Utah showed more signs of progress, with Larry Krystkowiak’s team giving the Ducks all they wanted…