• Hayward scores 28, Jazz hold on for 112-105 win over Suns

    Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) grabs a rebound as Phoenix Suns center Tyson Chandler (4) looks on in the first half during an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — What started as an easy night on the court turned into another tough fourth quarter for the Utah Jazz, who blew a 19-point lead and were outscored in the period for the third straight game.

  • Utah counties sue over halt to new coal leases on fed land

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two Utah counties have filed a lawsuit challenging a federal halt to granting new coal leases, arguing the moratorium is blocking a mine expansion that could pump millions of dollars into the local economies.

  • BYU, Portland State to play in 2017 season opener

    PROVO, Utah (AP) — BYU will open the 2017 season hosting FCS Portland State.

  • Utah State player pleads guilty to drug, weapon charges

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 24-year-old former Utah State football player has pleaded guilty to felony drug and weapon charges after he was charged with selling drugs.

  • Washington State edges Utah Valley 83-76

    PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — It came down to a one-point game with 1:06 seconds left but two free throws apiece from Josh Hawkinson and Charles Callison lifted Washington State over Utah Valley 83-76 Wednesday night.

  • 3-year-old daughter of ex-NFL running back Reno Mahe dies

    In this Aug. 17, 2006, file photo, Philadelphia Eagles running back Reno Mahe, right, pulls away from a tackle-attempt by Baltimore Ravens' Jarret Johnson during the first quarter of their pre-season football game in Baltimore. Mahe announced his 3-year-old daughter's death Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, days after an accident involving window blinds at his family's Utah home. (AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File)

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The 3-year-old daughter of former NFL running back and current Brigham Young University assistant coach Reno Mahe has died a week after she was found tangled in a mini blind with cords wrapped around her neck.

  • Oregon fires Mark Helfrich after 4-8 season

    FILE- In this Nov. 26, 2016, file photo, Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich looks on in the first half an NCAA college football game against Oregon State, in Corvallis, Ore. Oregon's 34-24 loss to the Oregon State Beavers in the 120th Civil War has thrown coach Mark Helfrich's future with the team in doubt, as well as the direction of the program. Just moments after the Ducks left the field at Oregon State, Helfrich was asked about his job security. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez, file)

    Oregon has fired coach Mark Helfrich after a disappointing 4-8 season, and just two years after getting the Ducks within a victory of the program’s first national championship.