2018 Utes Football Preview

Is this the year the Utes win the South? Is this the year to wake up an smell the roses in Pasadena? Is it the year for Utes fans everywhere to have a shot at a national championship that their rival BYU Cougars claimed in 1984? It's time to stir things up here and closer … Continue reading 2018 Utes Football Preview

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Beware the Ides of March Bracketology

If a college basketball fan in Utah looked at mock brackets and BPI rankings he or she wouldn't be feeling too good right now. It might be a better idea to jump on the East Coast bandwagon and cheer for teams that give their players six figures to sign with them. Even though Utah teams … Continue reading Beware the Ides of March Bracketology

Naughty Year for Utah Sports

Santa tends to give the nice kids bikes and stocking stuffers while he gives the naughty ones lumps of coal. If he gave presents to sports teams in the Beehive State based on their performances this year though most would be receiving a lump of coal. Here is why: 1. No collegiate basketball team qualified … Continue reading Naughty Year for Utah Sports

2017 Beehive Bowl Projections

Two teams in the Beehive State have chances to go bowling in a few weeks when Bowl Selection Sunday rolls around. While nobody in the Beehive State will get a Sugar Bowl or Orange Bowl in their stockings, there will be plenty of opportunities for an attractive bowl location with a modest payout to their … Continue reading 2017 Beehive Bowl Projections

Utah’s Sports October in a minute

NBA: The Jazz get international in the preseason, welcoming Australia and Israel to the Beehive State with lopsided wins. Jazz regular season. The defense wins games but their offense loses some. And what about that dunk of the year by rookie Donovan Mitchell? College Football: The last time BYU lost 7 straight was in 1968 before … Continue reading Utah’s Sports October in a minute

Historically Bad

In honor of one of BYU’s worst losing streaks in program history, here is a list of the five worst seasons of any team in the state of Utah: 1. 2006 USU football season: The Brent Guy era was in the middle of the Dark Ages of USU football. The local hero Riley Nelson made … Continue reading Historically Bad

October: The Golden Sports month

This is the month when all 4 major sports align in the collegiate and professional world. Next week you can watch the NFL on Sunday and Monday, the NBA tip-off week starting on Tuesday and continuing throughout the week, the college football weekend on Friday and Saturday, and the MLB playoffs and NHL.  It is … Continue reading October: The Golden Sports month

Many fans expected to travel to Utah for College Football this weekend

While the Aggies will be cheered on in Winston-Salem North Carolina by a few loyal Aggie fans, BYU fans are expected to flock from the Midwest as the Cougars host 10th ranked Wisconsin and plenty of fans from the Bay Area will be expected to come watch the Utes host San Jose State. Last week … Continue reading Many fans expected to travel to Utah for College Football this weekend

Utes win lucky seventh straight Holy War

Like last year the score was close. Like last year BYU made a furious comeback. Utah once again nearly snatched defeat from the jaws of victory. Defeat doesn't like the Utes in the Holy War though and it was proven again in a 19-13 victory by Utah. This was supposed to be the year. On … Continue reading Utes win lucky seventh straight Holy War