Utah Jazz guard Raul Neto makes season debut after hamstring injury

INDIANAPOLIS — On the last point of the last game of the day during the Utah Jazz’s preseason organized team activities, Raul Neto’s legs were heavy as he pulled his right hamstring. From then on, it’s been an uphill battle for the Brazilian point guard to work his way back into the Jazz’s lineup. First, …

McAdams reclaims lead in 4th District after Salt Lake County releases more

SALT LAKE CITY — New Salt Lake County results show Republican Rep. Mia Love is now trailing Democratic County Mayor Ben McAdams by 739 votes in the 4th Congressional District race. A day before counties are set to certify results of the Nov. 6 election, Love has 134,151 votes to 134,890 for McAdams throughout the …

Lopini Katoa scores 4 TDs as BYU runs over New Mexico State, 45-10, gets bowl

PROVO — Facing a New Mexico State team that entered Saturday’s game as one of the worst teams in the country in rushing defense, BYU unleashed its running game on the hapless Aggies. Lopini Katoa ran 18 times for 155 yards and four touchdowns — the most rushing TDs by a BYU freshman — and …

Corbin Kaufusi suffers season-ending knee injury; BYU's 25 seniors, and Marc

PROVO — Before kickoff for Senior Night at LaVell Edwards Stadium, BYU coach Kalani Sitake announced during his pregame radio interview that senior defensive lineman Corbin Kaufusi had suffered a season-ending injury. He was wearing a boot on his right foot. In his place, Kaufusi’s younger brother, Devin, a freshman, got the start at defensive …

Brad Rock: Snow wasn't about to keep Utes from their day in the sun

BOULDER, Colo. — The Utes did practically everything they could to lose a championship this year, then everything they could to win one. After which they did all they could to patiently wait. Saturday at Folsom Field, they dismantled downtrodden Colorado — loser of six straight games. They stampeded the Buffaloes like Ralphie the Colorado …

This Disney princess may also be the first Jewish Disney princess

SALT LAKE CITY — Sarah Silverman has made the case that her character in “Ralph Breaks the Internet” is the first Jewish Disney princess. What’s going on: Silverman told Yahoo Entertainment that her “Wreck-It Ralph” character Vanellope von Schweetz is a Disney princess. More importantly, she’s the first Jewish Disney princess. “I say she is,” …

BYU vs. New Mexico State: How to watch, stream or listen to the game

New Mexico State (3-7) at BYU (5-5) Kickoff: Saturday, 8:15 p.m., MST Venue: LaVell Edwards Stadium (63,725) Surface: Natural grass TV: ESPN2 Livestream: WatchESPN Radio: KSL 1160AM/102.7 FM Series: BYU leads, 2-0 Weather: Cloudy with temperatures in the 30s THE STAKES For New Mexico State … The Aggies, one year after going to a bowl …

No. 23 Utah State survives on last-second penalty to beat Colorado State

No. 23 Utah State survived after a game-ending penalty against Colorado State negated a last-second touchdown. The Aggies defeated the Rams 29-24. Colorado State quarterback Collin Hill found Preston Williams with no time left on the clock for what would have been a game-winning touchdown. The Rams fans in attendance stormed the field in celebration …

6A football championship: Lone Peak completes dramatic turnaround in a 34-29

SALT LAKE CITY — What a difference a couple of months can make. Lone Peak took a 6A state championship on Friday with a 34-29 win over American Fork — a game that worked in stark contrast to the 51-21 loss to the Cavemen back on Sept. 21. Punches taken were replaced with debilitating counter-punches …