The Daily Utah Chronicle

Side to Side: Utah Coaches

Side to Side: Utah Coaches

By Sammy Mora

August 27, 2019

  The Holy War is a special game for both fans and players alike. While both groups might have a favorite memory from when their team beat their rival or vice versa, coaches have them too. The University of Utah has the privilege of having three coaches on staff who have been on both sides...

Harm in BYU’s Honor Code: Alumna Amanda Whittle Recounts Her Expulsion From BYU

Harm in BYU’s Honor Code: Alumna Amanda Whittle Recounts Her Expulsion From BYU

By Mackenzie McDermott

November 24, 2018

  The now University of Utah alumna Amanda Berg Whittle once thought that it was her mission to go to Brigham Young University. “As a Mormon," Whittle said, "everyone I was around in New York where I grew up went there, so I thought I was supposed to go there like everyone else." When ...

Crimson Red or Navy Blue?

Crimson Red or Navy Blue?

By Casey Overfield and Sammy Mora

November 24, 2018

  In the state of Utah, there are two sides to every battle. It is a state split between crimson red and navy blue, between the Utes and the Cougars. The meeting of these two teams is an event commonly known as the Holy War, which is a silent nod to the religious background of both the sta...

Eat Your Game Day Away: Make Your Own Spirited Sweets

Eat Your Game Day Away: Make Your Own Spirited Sweets

By Madge Slack

November 22, 2018

  Sports are all fun and games, taken literally, but maybe we take our rivalries a little too seriously. The game between the University of Utah and Brigham Young University is called the "Holy War." Is it really an epic battle of bloodshed and death? No — thank goodness — but that doesn’...

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