In Football News...
- Former Utah DB Lacarea Pleasant-Johnson has received an offer from Boise State after entering the transfer portal.
- The football program sent a framed Rose Bowl jersey to the Jordan family.
@UUtah, @Utah_Football, @utahathletics and UUtah Fans. I want to say Thanks. Words can't express the love and respect our family has for y'all. The love and support y'all have shown us has been simply amazing. Y'all are the true definition of family. We love y'all.— Takka Jordan (@Takka_Jordan) February 15, 2022
- The USS Salt Lake City helmets were named the Helmet of the Year by Uniswag.
- If you are a University of Utah student and are interested in getting involved with the football program, they are looking for student recruiting interns!
Interns, WYA?— Utah Football (@Utah_Football) February 15, 2022
Inquire using the email below pic.twitter.com/lvdBHsvFs9
- Devin Lloyd was quite the two-way athlete in high school.
Devin Lloyd was a STRAIGHT BALLER on both sides of the ball at Otay Ranch High School.— Zack Poff (@Zack_Poff_MP) February 15, 2022
He had 8 INT's and was Mossin' dudes during his senior year. @DevinLloyd_ | @Utah_Football | @Pac12Network
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- *199 days until we play at The Swamp
- I don’t really know what a “Gigapixel” is but if you went to the Rose Bowl apparently you can tag yourself in it.
- Utah was #9 in the country in offensive play efficiency.
Top 40 2021 Offensive Play Efficiency from Beta_Rank— Rob Bowron (@beta_rank_fb) February 15, 2022
Controlling for opponent, field position, and explosives who puts up the best yards per play on offense.https://t.co/6kh9P4LECp pic.twitter.com/bL0c4W21Fr
In Gymnastics News...
- Jillian Hoffman was selected as the Pac-12 Coaches Choice of the Week.
- Jaedyn Rucker was named the Pac-12 Specialist of the Week.
In Basketball News...
- Both basketball teams will honor the USS Salt Lake City on February 24.
Both us and @UtahMBB will pay homage to the USS Salt Lake City, the World War II heavy cruiser on Feb. 24, in a double-header.— Utah Basketball (@UTAHWBB) February 15, 2022
Read up on the history of the USS Salt Lake City, buy tickets and see all in-game promotions/displays at the link below.
➡️ https://t.co/uJ4fCxzoxk pic.twitter.com/vo2xzFpHzg
Other Utah Sports News...
- Baseball kicks off this Friday! I was able to chat with Head Coach Gary Henderson about the team heading into this season. Be on the lookout for that to drop in the next couple of days.
- Tyler Bradbury was named Offensive Player of the Week in the ASUN Conference!
- Former Ute Alex Hall won GOLD in the slopestyle skiing event.
- Here is a video of Alex Hall’s gold-winning run.
- Former Ute Megan Nick won a bronze medal in aerials!
In her Olympic debut, Megan Nick won bronze for @TeamUSA!— NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 15, 2022
She is the first American woman to win an individual Olympic medal in aerials since the 1998 Nagano #WinterOlympics. pic.twitter.com/eSZVbEYSaG
- Here is the jump that won Megan the bronze medal!
- Golf is just around the corner!