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Women's Basketball

The University of Utah competes against Stanford during an NCAA Basketball game at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Athletics Adds to 2021 Rosters on National Signing Day

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 18, 2020

  National Signing Day was last week for almost every sport except football, and that means that Utah fans are welcoming a ton of new Utah athletes to campus. It was an overall successful week...

University of Utah Utes Women’s Basketball Team Wing Niyah Becker (14) scores during an NCAA Basketball match vs. the Eastern Washington Eagles at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Monday, Nov. 18, 2019. (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

New Talent and Returning Stars: 2020-21 Women’s Basketball

By Carlos Padilla and Eric Jensen November 14, 2020

  The University of Utah Women's basketball team is about to embark on the most challenging season in recorded school history, and the coronavirus pandemic has been the primary catalyst that will...

In the final moments of the game Utah Head Coach Lynne Roberts gives her plan for a comeback as The University of Utah Lady Utes take on the University of Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, UT on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018(Photo by Adam Fondren | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Women’s Basketball Opens Most Challenging Season on Record

By Eric Jensen, Sports Writer October 17, 2020

  The times we live in are not normal — that is the sentiment that rang from University of Utah Women’s basketball coach Lynne Roberts at her opening press conference on Wednesday, Oct. 14....

University of Utah Athletic Director Mark Harlan walks into the locker room with the University of Utah Football team after a 21-7 loss against the Washington Huskies at Rice Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah on Sat. Sept. 15, 2018.(Photo by: Justin Prather | The Utah Chronicle).

Mark Harlan Addresses Pac-12’s Return to Play

By Sammy Mora and Cole Bagley September 25, 2020

  After a joyous day for the Pac-12 yesterday, University of Utah Athletic Director Mark Harlan addressed the media on Friday about the conference's announcement on return to play as well as what...

University of Utah senior running back Zack Moss (2) on the sideline during the Ute’s game against the University of Oregon Ducks in the 2019 Pac-12 Championship. (Photo by Justin Prather | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Looking Back on Our Favorite Sports Moments of the Year

  As this school year comes to a close, we, the Chrony sports desk, are taking this time to look back on some of our favorite sports moments from the year.   Casey Overfield  This year...

Basketball is the fashion runway of the sports world. (Illustration by Mia Hunt | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Passion for Fashion: Basketball and Fashion Culture

April 4, 2020

  This article was originally published in print on March 3, 2020. Basketball is the fashion runway of the sports world. The game’s biggest stars are not only revered as athletes but have...

University of Utah Utes Women’s Basketball Team Forward Lola Pendande (12) scores from a free throw during an NCAA Basketball match vs. the South Dakota Coyotes at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Pendande’s Potential in First Season at the U

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor April 3, 2020

  This article was originally published in print on March 3, 2020. Lola Pendande, a freshman on the Utah women’s basketball team, is showing her worth in her first season with the Utes. Pendande...

The University of Utah plays against Stanford during an NCAA Basketball game at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Winter Sports Rake in Post Season Accolades

By Sammy Mora, Sports Editor March 25, 2020

  While the season might not have ended the way all the University of Utah winter sports would have hoped, members of the teams are still being recognized by both the conference and national outlets...

University of Utah senior wing Daneesha Provo (23) drives to the basket during an NCAA Basketball game vs. the University of Oregon at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. (Photo by Jalen Pace | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Women’s Basketball Loses in the Pac-12 Tournament at the Hands of Oregon

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor March 7, 2020

  The University of Utah women’s basketball team (14-17, 6-12 Pac-12) finished their Pac-12 Tournament run in the second round on Friday afternoon against No. 3 Oregon (29-2, 17-1 Pac-12). The...

University of Utah Utes Women’s Basketball Team Guard Bryanna Maxwell (11) looks to pass the ball during an NCAA Basketball match vs. the South Dakota Coyotes at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019. (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Women’s Basketball Gears up for Pac-12 Tournament in Las Vegas

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor March 5, 2020

  The University of Utah women’s basketball team (13-16, 6-12 Pac-12) turns their sights to the Pac-12 tournament this weekend in Las Vegas. The Utes are now on a two-game losing streak and...