Utah loads up on defense, signs 15 players as part of 2024 recruiting class

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BYU adds defensive depth, a few surprises — and a Nacua — in 2024 early signing period

BYU adds defensive depth, a few surprises — and a Nacua — in 2024 early signing period

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 20 - 1:26 p.m.  |  Save Story

Kalani Sitake and Jay Hill, former co-workers at the University of Utah who have reunited at BYU, both want the same thing on their defensive front: monsters.
Aggies' 2024 football recruiting class success began within the team

Aggies' 2024 football recruiting class success began within the team

Andrew Hyde for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 20 - 6:51 p.m.  |  Save Story

Anderson said that some of his players turned down deals of at least $100,000 to stay at Utah State.
Recruit Central: BYU's Signing Day 2024

Recruit Central: BYU's Signing Day 2024

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec. 19 - 11:43 p.m.  |  Save Story

Your guide to all the high school recruits that are signing with BYU as part of the 2024 recruiting class.
Recruit Central: Utah's Early Signing Day 2024

Recruit Central: Utah's Early Signing Day 2024

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec. 19 - 11:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

Your guide to all the high school recruits that are signing with the University of Utah as part of the 2024 recruiting class.
Recruit Central: Utah State's Signing Day 2024

Recruit Central: Utah State's Signing Day 2024

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec. 16 - 12:41 a.m.  |  Save Story

Your guide to all the high school recruits that are signing with Utah State as part of the 2024 recruiting class.
Herriman LB Ephraim Asiata, once hospitalized from shooting, commits to BYU

Herriman LB Ephraim Asiata, once hospitalized from shooting, commits to BYU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 19 - 8:20 p.m.  |  Save Story

The 6-foot-3, 205-pound linebacker is the son of former Utah and NFL running back Matt Asiata, but chose the Cougars over several competing offers including the Utes.
Recruiting: Who has committed to BYU football in the Class of 2024?

Recruiting: Who has committed to BYU football in the Class of 2024?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 19 - 8:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

Here's a brief look at who has already committed to the Cougars, as well as some players to be on the lookout for in the coming months.
Recruiting: A look at who has committed to Utah football for the 2024 recruiting class

Recruiting: A look at who has committed to Utah football for the 2024 recruiting class

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 15 - 11:38 p.m.  |  Save Story

Here's a brief look at who has already committed to Utah, as well as some players to be on the lookout for in the coming months.
Corner Canyon's Isaiah Garcia, the state's No. 1-rated recruit in 2024, commits to Utah

Corner Canyon's Isaiah Garcia, the state's No. 1-rated recruit in 2024, commits to Utah

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated July 29 - 7:53 p.m.  |  Save Story

Offensive tackle Isaiah Garcia, the state's No. 1-rated recruit in 2024, according to the 247Sports Composite rankings, announced his commitment to Utah.
4-star quarterback Isaac Wilson, No. 2 rated player in state, commits to Utes

4-star quarterback Isaac Wilson, No. 2 rated player in state, commits to Utes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24 - 9:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

Isaac Wilson wanted to blaze his own trail.
KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week: Crimson Cliffs' Steele Barben

KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week: Crimson Cliffs' Steele Barben

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 4 - 9:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

He tossed five touchdowns among his 182 yards in last week's 61-7 road win over Hurricane, earning him KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week honors.
KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week: Granger's Carson Su'esu'e

KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week: Granger's Carson Su'esu'e

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 11 - 9:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Su'esu'e finds himself among the elite signal callers in the state, ranking in the top 5 in passing touchdowns and top 10 in passing yards.
KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week: Corner Canyon's Tate Kjar

KSL.com BOLD prep football player of the week: Corner Canyon's Tate Kjar

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Oct. 18 - 9:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

Though a little more under the radar on the recruiting front, wide receiver Tate Kjar made the most of his senior year.
Roundup: Utah's top prospect Tausili Akana picks Texas to highlight early signing period

Roundup: Utah's top prospect Tausili Akana picks Texas to highlight early signing period

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 21 - 10:26 p.m.  |  Save Story

The No. 34 prospect in the Class of 2023 by 247Sports is going to be a Longhorn.
What BYU found in Korbyn Green, Lisala Tai and 4 others to add to 2022 recruiting class

What BYU found in Korbyn Green, Lisala Tai and 4 others to add to 2022 recruiting class

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 2 - 1:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

If a two-month recruitment feels like warp speed, then imagine how Green felt before he put pen to paper Wednesday, one of six new signees to the Cougars' 2022 recruiting class that started with 19 back in December.
Where did Utah prep football players sign in the early signing period?

Where did Utah prep football players sign in the early signing period?

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 10:39 p.m.  |  Save Story

The first day of the NCAA's early signing period for the incoming Class of 2022 has come and gone. Here's where athletes from Utah high schools signed to play and attend college.
Weber State adds 9 athletes during the early signing period

Weber State adds 9 athletes during the early signing period

Milee Enger, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 8:53 p.m.  |  Save Story

Not typically known for signing many during the December, Weber State secured nine players during the early signing period.
Aggies announces 14 signees in potentially historic 2022 recruiting class

Aggies announces 14 signees in potentially historic 2022 recruiting class

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 7:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

Blake Anderson and the Aggies loaded up at the offensive line and linebackers positions on Wednesday.
Why BYU got faster during early signing period with 18 new additions, eye on Big 12

Why BYU got faster during early signing period with 18 new additions, eye on Big 12

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 15 - 4:10 p.m.  |  Save Story

BYU signed 18 new prospects, headlined by speedy four-star receiver and track star Cody Hagen from Corner Canyon and former University of Utah defensive end commit Aisea Moa.
'Recruiting bump': Utes sign 20 players as part of early signing period

'Recruiting bump': Utes sign 20 players as part of early signing period

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 3:53 p.m.  |  Save Story

Christmas came early for the Utah football program Wednesday, and that's not because a foot of snow blanketed the Wasatch Front over night.
Nation's top JUCO cornerback, Snow's Keionte Scott, commits to Auburn

Nation's top JUCO cornerback, Snow's Keionte Scott, commits to Auburn

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 9:12 a.m.  |  Save Story

Scott chose Auburn over a top five that also included Oregon, Tennessee, Miami and BYU.
Recruiting: A look at who has committed to Utah football for the 2022 recruiting class

Recruiting: A look at who has committed to Utah football for the 2022 recruiting class

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 14 - 6:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

Recruiting is the lifeblood of any collegiate program, and it's no different for the University of Utah football program.
Recruiting roundup: Here's a look at BYU's class of 2022

Recruiting roundup: Here's a look at BYU's class of 2022

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 13 - 9:16 a.m.  |  Save Story

Recruiting is the lifeblood of any collegiate program, and it's no different at BYU.
Why BYU didn't add any signees outside of these 17 returners on National Signing Day

Why BYU didn't add any signees outside of these 17 returners on National Signing Day

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Feb. 3 - 3:48 p.m.  |  Save Story

BYU added 17 returning players, mostly missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, to the program on National Signing Day, a bevy of talent that includes players from as far back as the 2019 signing class.
Corner Canyon's Jackson Light explains why Oregon recruits so well in Utah (+top local signees)

Corner Canyon's Jackson Light explains why Oregon recruits so well in Utah (+top local signees)

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 16 - 9:09 p.m.  |  Save Story

Here's a list of other top Utah high school football players that delivered their formal pledge on Wednesday.
No QB, but plenty of pass rushers highlight BYU's 16-member early signing Class of 2021 heavy on local talent

No QB, but plenty of pass rushers highlight BYU's 16-member early signing Class of 2021 heavy on local talent

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 16 - 4:17 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Cougars added 16 players on the first day of the early signing period, highlighted by a surge of players in the trenches and on the defensive edge.
BYU's top-20 season helping keep some of state's top talent at home during virtual recruiting season across Utah, nation

BYU's top-20 season helping keep some of state's top talent at home during virtual recruiting season across Utah, nation

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 10:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

Eight of the Cougars' 16 early commits hail from the state of Utah, headlined by Timpview defensive end Logan Fano, a four-star pass rusher by 247 Sports who passed on Arizona, Arizona State, Colorado and Michigan, among others, to stay in the neighborhood.