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  • News-Leader
  • Columbia Tribune
  • The Tennessean
  • Knoxville News Sentinel
  • The Spectrum
  • Las Cruces Sun-News
  • TheDailyTimes
  • The Courier-Journal
  • Daily Herald

Past articles by Chris:

Mizzou fires men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin after five seasons

Missouri men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin has been fired after a disappointing 12-21 season. → Read More

Mizzou women's basketball collapses in difficult home loss to Arkansas

What looked and felt like Missouri women's basketball's game at Mizzou Arena turned into a nightmare on Sunday. → Read More

Missouri uses 11 players in win over Vanderbilt women's basketball

Missouri earned its first SEC road win of the season with a 66-52 win over Vanderbilt (10-8, 1-4 SEC), where the Tigers came out swinging in the second half. → Read More

Missouri fires defensive line coach Jethro Franklin after blowout loss to Tennessee

A day after its historically bad defensive performance against Tennessee, Missouri football fired defensive line coach Jethro Franklin. → Read More

Prep Football: Pine View, Snow Canyon record upsets as 5 southern Utah teams win on week 1

Snow Canyon and Pine View beat higher-class teams, as Desert Hills, Hurricane and Canyon View also won. → Read More

Prep Football: Game capsules and predictions for games across southern Utah

Here are The Spectrum's capsules and predictions for Week One in southern Utah high school football. → Read More

Dixie High alum named to Bronco Nagurski Trophy, Butkus Award preseason watchlists for BYU

In his third season at linebacker for BYU, watchful eyes are on St. George native Payton Wilgar. → Read More

Southern Utah fires head volleyball coach 1 month before its season begins

SUU announced it has fired head coach Pete Hoyer, who went 9-8 in his final season as the T-Birds head coach in the COVID-19 displaced spring season. → Read More

Dixie State football: What coach Paul Peterson said in his first-ever WAC Media Day

Here are a few things Peterson said at his first WAC Media Day, touching on DSU's schedule, players and more. → Read More

What the Utah Jazz can do with the No. 30 overall pick in the 2021 NBA Draft

The Utah Jazz will try to improve its roster through the 2021 NBA Draft; however, that's easier said than done. → Read More

Big Sky announces COVID-19 policies for the 2021 football season

The Big Sky announced there will be repercussions should teams miss a game due to a positive COVID-19 test. → Read More

Washington softball and baseball to represent Utah at the Little League regional rounds

This summer Washington City gets double the publicity in the regional rounds as it represents Utah. → Read More

Dixie State football: How much DSU will make from 3 of its biggest games in 2021

DSU's schedule will include a plethora of top-rated FCS programs, and a few of those games will come with a hefty paycheck as well. → Read More

Money comes through to help aspiring teachers in southwestern Utah

The bill, HB 381, created 100 scholarships for employed paraprofessionals to help pay for their education and training to become licensed teachers. → Read More

How upcoming football games will help Southern Utah make up for a 2020 season lost to COVID-19

SUU athletics will get to recoup a healthy amount of that money in the fall of 2021, due to two "buy games" the football team has scheduled. → Read More

Bruce Hurst on why he voted to drop the 'Dixie' name and embrace 'Utah Tech'

Bruce Hurst says his experiences as a pro baseball pitcher taught him about racism and convinced him to vote to change the "Dixie" name. → Read More

Pine View's Peter Falaniko, a 3-star stand out offensive lineman, commits to BYU

Pine View football players are in high demand this summer, and one of the Panthers' best players has announced where he'll play college football. → Read More

Here's a first look at Dixie State's name, image and likeness policy

NCAA athletes can now profit from endorsements and other ventures as part of a name, image and likeness policy. DSU released its own Thursday. → Read More

Dixie State, Southern Utah planning to be open for full attendance come fall sports season

As the fall approaches, both college football stadiums and college sports venues in southern Utah are expecting to welcome back fans. → Read More

How the Utah Jazz are giving a Pine View High senior an opportunity to give back

Juan Villegas, a recent Pine View High graduate, was one of a select few to earn a spot in the Utah Jazz Scholar program. → Read More