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The Daily Utah Chronicle

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The Daily Utah Chronicle

University of Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak argues with a referee following a call during an NCAA Basketball game vs. The University of Oregon at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Larry Krystkowiak Out as Runnin’ Utes Head Coach

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor March 16, 2021

  The University of Utah announced Tuesday evening that men’s basketball head coach Larry Krystkowiak has been relieved of his coaching duties. The move comes after Utah posted its first losing...

U of U sophomore forward, Mikael Jantunen (#20), high-fives teammate, Alfonso Plummer (#25), during the game vs. the USC Trojans on Feb. 27th, 2021 at the Jon M. Huntsman Center on campus. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Runnin’ Utes Dominate Sun Devils, Win Big on Senior Day

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor March 6, 2021

  The University of Utah men's basketball team nabbed a blowout victory over the Arizona State Sun Devils on Saturday afternoon, getting ready for the Pac-12 Tournament in style. This win will...

University of Utah sophomore forward Timmy Allen (1) drives by Colorado junior forward Tyler Bey (1) during an NCAA Basketball game vs. the Colorado Buffaloes at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, March 7, 2020. (Photo by Jalen Pace | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Runnin’ Utes Look to Rebound Against Colorado

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor January 29, 2021

  The University of Utah Utes men’s basketball team gets a bit of a breather this week, only playing one game after going through a gauntlet of Pac-12 opponents. Utah sits at 6-7 overall,...

University of Utah Mens Basketball player, Pelle Larsson (#3), takes a 3pt shot in the season-opening game against the University of Washington in the Jon M. Huntsman Center on Dec. 3, 2020. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Runnin’ Utes Continue Losing Streak, Fall at Home to Colorado

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor January 11, 2021

  The University of Utah men’s basketball team dropped another close one on Monday night, taking a 65-58 loss to the University of Colorado Buffaloes. First Half The Runnin’ Utes stuck with...

University of Utah sophomore forward Timmy Allen (1) celebrates after getting fouled by Brigham Young University senior Forward Dalton Nixon (33) during an NCAA Basketball game at the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Runnin’ Utes Win Close One Over UVU

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor December 15, 2020

  The Utah Utes men’s basketball team held off the UVU Wolverines on Tuesday evening, but got a lot more than they were bargaining for from Utah Valley. Yes, it was a win, but sloppy play made...

University of Utah Mens Basketball center Branden Carlson (#35) defends University of Washington player Nate Roberts (#1) in the opening game between the two teams in the Jon M. Huntsman Center on U of U campus on Dec. 3, 2020. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Runnin’ Utes Take Down Huskies in Season Opener

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor December 3, 2020

  The Utah Utes men’s basketball team started their season on a high note, winning their opener 76-62 against the Washington Huskies.  Utah started the game pretty sluggish, which was expected...