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Ayton has 29 points, 21 rebounds as Suns edge Jazz 113-112

Nov. 26, 2022 23:41 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Deandre Ayton notched season highs with 29 points and 21 rebounds, Devin Booker added 27 points and the Phoenix Suns held on for a hard-fought 113-112 win over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night. The Jazz led 81-78 after three quarters, but the Suns pushed ahead 99-93...

Utah uses depth to cruise past St. Thomas (MN), win 95-66

Nov. 26, 2022 22:27 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gabe Madsen scored 15 points and led five teammates into double-figure scoring as Utah cruised past St. Thomas-Minnesota, 95-66 on Saturday night. The Utes took a 12-point lead at the break, then out-scored the Tommies 59-42 over the final 20 minutes as 12 of...

No. 14 Utah beats CU 63-21, remains in Pac-12 title chase

Nov. 26, 2022 21:15 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The loudest roar from the Utah side came at the end of a blowout of Colorado at Folsom Field and had nothing to do with what was happening on the field. It was the scoreboard showing Oregon State knocking off Oregon. So far, everything the Utes needed to have...

Weber State holds on to beat North Dakota in FCS playoffs

Nov. 26, 2022 20:04 PM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Josh Davis and Damon Bankston combined for 251 yards rushing and three touchdowns and Weber State held on to beat North Dakota 38-31 on Saturday in the first round of the FCS playoffs. The Wildcats (10-2) will play at Big Sky rival and fourth-seed Montana State...

Boise State knocks off Utah Valley 87-69

Nov. 26, 2022 19:11 PM EST

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Chibuzo Agbo's 20 points helped Boise State defeat Utah Valley 87-69 on Saturday night. Agbo shot 7 for 11, including 4 for 6 from beyond the arc for the Broncos (4-2). Tyson Degenhart scored 19 points and added eight rebounds. Naje Smith was 7-of-10 shooting...

Utah Tech defeats CSU Fullerton 66-60

Nov. 26, 2022 17:58 PM EST

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Tanner Christensen's 13 points helped Utah Tech defeat CSU Fullerton 66-60 on Saturday. Christensen also contributed 10 rebounds for the Trailblazers (3-4). Isaiah Pope scored 12 points, going 4 of 8 from the floor, including 2 for 4 from distance, and 2...

Utah man charged with threatening passenger on flight

Nov. 26, 2022 15:39 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (AP) — A Utah man was arrested and charged in federal court with carrying a straight-edge razor blade on a JetBlue flight and using it to threaten another passenger, according to the federal prosecutors. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Salt Lake City filed a...

Harrell's 18 lead Texas State over Southern Utah 78-65

Nov. 26, 2022 01:34 AM EST

LAIE, Hawaii (AP) — Mason Harrell scored 18 points as Texas State beat Southern Utah 78-65 on Friday night at the North Shore Classic. Harrell shot 6 of 10 from the field and 6 for 6 from the line for the Bobcats (4-2). Brandon Davis scored 12 points while shooting 4 for 6,...

Stephen Curry scores 33 points as Warriors beat Jazz 129-118

Nov. 26, 2022 00:54 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As Klay Thompson stays patient searching for his shot, the Golden State Warriors' offense starts humming along like days of old. The snappy ball movement matters for the defending champions as they still strive to find defensive consistency. ...

Woman dies on hike in Utah's Zion Park, husband rescued

Nov. 25, 2022 23:04 PM EST

SPRINGDALE, Utah (AP) — A woman died and a man was rescued and treated for hypothermia after they were caught in extreme cold weather while hiking in Utah's Zion National Park, officials said. The married couple were on a permitted, 16-mile (25-kilometer) hike through the park area...