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Freshman cornerback Clark Phillips III observing quarterback movements against the Oregon Ducks in Salt Lake City, Utah on Nov 20, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

No. 17 Utah Football Seeks First Pac-12 Championship Over No. 10 Oregon

By Sean Overton, Sports Writer December 3, 2021

  When the Utes beat Oregon in the regular season, they cemented their spot in the Pac-12 Championship. Oregon would later claim their spot in the Championship, beating Oregon State 38-29. Both...

University of Utah mens basketball player Both Gach plays against BYU Cougars in Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday Nov. 27, 2021. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Runnin’ Utes Lose Carlson to Injury, Fall to USC

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor December 2, 2021

  The University of Utah men’s basketball team lost more than just a game in Southern California on Wednesday night. The final score was 73-93, with the Utes falling to No. 20 USC. Starting center...

Pep talk from team captains to prepare the Utah Utes womens basketball team to take on Lipscomb University at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Nov. 10, 2021. (Photo by Rachel Rydalch | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Women’s Basketball Move to 6-1 After Hawaii Showdown

By Brian Preece, Sports Writer November 30, 2021

  After a 4-0 start at home, including some record-setting offensive performances, the University of Utah women’s basketball team boarded a plane for the first time this season with their sights...

(Photo by Jack Gambassi)

Utah Men’s Basketball Suffers First Loss of the Season against BYU

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 28, 2021

  The University of Utah men’s basketball team suffered their first loss of the season on Saturday night against the 18th-ranked BYU Cougars. Utah is now 5-1 before seeing their first Pac-12...

Running Back TJ Pledger makes a play against the Colorado Buffaloes in Salt Lake City on Nov. 26, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Thoughts From the Gridiron: Utah vs Colorado

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor November 26, 2021

  Nobody said sweeping the South Division and emerging with the best Conference record would be easy, and for the Utes it wasn’t. Despite flooring the No. 3 Oregon Ducks just a week ago, Utah...

(Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football Finishes Regular Season with Undefeated Home Record

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 26, 2021

  The University of Utah football team finished off the regular season on a high note Friday afternoon, winning against the Colorado Buffaloes to keep their record perfect at Rice-Eccles Stadium.  Cameron...

University of Utah libero, Vanessa Ramirez (#17), plays in a game against University of Arizona in Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, on Oct. 24, 2021. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

No. 17 Utah Volleyball Dominates No 21. Washington State

By Emily Dush, Sports Writer November 26, 2021

  In the last week of the regular season, the No. 17 Utah Women’s Volleyball team beat No. 21 Washington State, dominating the Cougars in three sets at the Huntsman Center. With the victory,...

Junior captain Mika Tafua celebrating with his teammate Malone Mataele after rejecting a third down conversion against the Oregon Ducks in Salt Lake City, Utah on Nov 20, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football Looks to Finish Regular Season Strong against Colorado

By Sean Overton, Sports Writer November 25, 2021

  The Utes have taken complete control of the season after struggling early. Utah now holds a 7-1 conference record and has officially won the Pac-12 South after beating Oregon 38-7 in what looks...

(Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utes Win Sunshine Slam and Stay Undefeated

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 22, 2021

  The University of Utah men’s basketball team won the Sunshine Slam in Daytona Beach, Florida over the weekend. Utah was 3-0 in the event, including back-to-back wins on Saturday and Sunday,...

University of Utah outside hitter, Megan Yett (#14), plays in a game against University of Arizona in Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, on Oct. 24, 2021. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

No. 17 Utah Volleyball Endures Upset Loss to No. 19 Stanford

By Emily Dush, Sports Writer November 22, 2021

  Following a few strong victories, the No. 17 University of Utah women's volleyball team surprisingly lost to No. 19 Stanford in a tough four set battle this weekend. In the first set, Stanford...