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Dobbins' 3 TDs help Abilene Christian beat Utah Tech 26-10

Oct. 02, 2022 00:44 AM EDT

SAINT GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Jermiah Dobbins ran for 135 yards and three touchdowns and Abilene Christian beat Utah Tech 26-10 on Saturday night in the Western Athletic Conference opener for both teams. Dobbins' scored from 5 and 12 yards in the third and fourth quarters,...

McKinney, Sloan power Eastern Kentucky past Southern Utah

Oct. 01, 2022 22:17 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Parker McKinney threw for 331 yards and ran for three scores, Braedon Sloan scored the winning touchdown and Eastern Kentucky defeated Southern Utah 35-28 on Saturday night. Although Eastern Kentucky (3-2) never trailed, the game was tied after each Southern...

Rising's 3 TD passes lead No. 12 Utes past Beavers, 42-16

Oct. 01, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Cameron Rising threw for 199 yards and three touchdowns and added 73 yards and a score on the ground to lead No. 12 Utah to a 42-16 victory over Oregon State on Saturday. The Utes (4-1, 2-0 Pac-12) forced four turnovers to avenge their only Pac-12 loss from...

Mormon leader calls abuse 'abomination' amid policy scrutiny

Oct. 01, 2022 18:34 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Russell M. Nelson, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, told members of the faith on Saturday that abuse was “a grievous sin” that shouldn't be tolerated and would bring down the wrath of God on perpetrators. Though the leader...

Hall tosses 3 TDs, rallies No. 19 BYU past Utah State 38-26

Sep. 30, 2022 01:47 AM EDT

PROVO, Utah (AP) — BYU survived another slow start to avoid a potentially damaging loss to an instate rival. Jaren Hall threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns to help the No. 19 Cougars to a 38-26 victory over Utah State on Thursday night. Hall, who favored his...

Salt Lake clerk candidate once claimed election was stolen

Sep. 29, 2022 20:44 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Democratic officials are railing against a Republican running to be the top election official in Utah's most populous county after reporting detailed his history of claiming, without evidence, that the 2020 election was stolen. The Salt Lake Tribune reported...

No. 12 Utah reels off 3 straight wins, braces for Oregon St

Sep. 29, 2022 13:04 PM EDT

Quarterback Chance Nolan made his first career start for Oregon State inside typically noisy Rice-Eccles Stadium. Only, it wasn’t so noisy that day at Utah, with fans kept away in the 2020 contest due to coronavirus restrictions. Still, Oregon State coach Jonathan...

No. 12 Utah looks to keep rolling against Oregon State

Sep. 29, 2022 09:06 AM EDT

Oregon State (3-1, 0-1 Pac-12) at No. 12 Utah (3-1, 1-0), Saturday, 2 p.m. ET (Pac-12 Network) Line: Utah by 10 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Oregon State leads 12-11-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? For Utah, it’s about...

No. 15 Washington at UCLA top Pac-12 football this week

Sep. 29, 2022 01:55 AM EDT

Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 15 Washington at UCLA, Friday. The Huskies have turned things around quickly in their first season under coach Kalen DeBoer. Washington (4-0, 1-0 Pac-12) has had a great pass rush so...

No. 19 BYU hosts Utah State in rivalry clash

Sep. 28, 2022 16:32 PM EDT

Utah State (1-3) at No. 19 BYU (3-1), 8 p.m. ET (ESPN) Line: BYU by 24.5, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: BYU leads 50-37-3 WHAT’S AT STAKE? BYU meets Utah State in the annual Battle for the Old Wagon Wheel for the last...