• Idaho State guard Ben Wilson, left, drives around Utah forward Kyle Kuzma (13) in the first half during an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

    Poeltl scores 19 to lead Utah to 102-72 win over Idaho State

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Idaho State knew it had a significant challenge in Jakob Poeltl, without a single player on its roster that could match the 7-foot center’s all-around game. The Austrian center knew it, too.

  • Little on line for Utah, Colorado in regular-season finale

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — There is no rivalry between Utah and Colorado. Neither team is ranked, the Buffalos are out of the bowl picture and the Utes are out of Pac-12 championship contention. There’s little on the line in the regular-season finale for the two programs.

  • Utah State rolls past Utah Valley State 81-55

    LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Chris Smith scored 17 points and Lew Evans added 15 with a career-high 14 rebounds and Utah State cruised to an 81-55 win over Utah Valley on Tuesday night.

  • List of 2015 All-Ohio Valley Conference team

    BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (AP) — The 2015 All-Ohio Valley Conference team and awards as voted on by coaches and sports information directors and released Tuesday:

  • Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, left, Utah Jazz guard Raul Neto, center, and Rudy Gobert, right, fight for the ball in the first half during an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/George Frey)

    Durant, Thunder rout Jazz 111-89

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant quickly answered any questions about his hamstring injury.

  • Utah forward Jakob Poeltl (42) goes to the basket against Temple forward Obi Enechionyia during the Puerto Rico Tip-Off college basketball tournament in San Juan, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)

    No. 16 Utah tops Temple 74-68 in for 3rd in Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Jakob Poeltl was a force inside for No. 16 Utah. And he got some help from Brandon Taylor at a key moment.

  • Bowie’s 33 lead UTSA past Southern Utah 82-79

    CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Ryan Bowie had a career-high 33 points, including seven of Texas-San Antonio’s last eight points on Saturday night to help the Roadrunners hold off Southern Utah 82-79 and get their first win of the season.

  • Jackson, Utah Valley beat Antelope Valley 104-60

    OREM, Utah (AP) — Jaden Jackson had 17 of his 21 points and all three of his 3-pointers in the first half to help Utah Valley coast to a 104-60 win over NAIA Antelope Valley.

  • Miami guard Ja’Quan Newton (0) pressures Utah guard Isaiah (1) Wright during the Puerto Rico Tip-Off college basketball tournament in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)

    No. 16 Utah loses 90-66 to Miami in Puerto Rico Tipoff

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Larry Krystkowiak didn’t sound all that bothered by the defense for No. 16 Utah in a blowout loss to Miami.

  • In this Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 file photo, Utah running back Devontae Booker carries the ball during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arizona in Tucson, Ariz.  Utah running back Devontae Booker will miss the final two games of the regular season and perhaps the Utes' postseason after having knee surgery Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

    No. 18 Utah, UCLA meet in Pac-12 playoff-type showdown

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Everything is on the line when No. 18 Utah hosts UCLA on Saturday.