The National Football League holds its 2015 Draft Thursday through Sunday in Chicago's Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University and several Utes hope to hear their names called. Others anticipate signing free agent contracts once the draft concludes.
The University of Utah will enshrine four former Ute athletes, one former coach, a contributor, and one team into the Crimson Club Athletics Fund Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 9 at Rice-Eccles Stadium & Tower. Honored at the 2015 Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be Jamal Anderson (football), Alex Jensen (men's basketball), Melonie Kent (softball), Angie Leonard (gymnastics), George Seifert (football coach), Kay and Zeke Dumke Jr. (contributor), and the 1998 men's basketball team that finished as the national runner-up.
Sophomore defensive back Marcus Williams returned an interception 99 yards for a touchdown on the final play of the game and Andy Phillips made a pair of field goals as the White team took down the Red 12-0 in Utah football's annual Red-White spring game in front of 12,224 fans on Saturday afternoon at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
The University of Utah football team prepared for the annual Red-White spring game on Thursday with the 14th of 15 on-field workouts at the Eccles Football Center.
The University of Utah football team began its fifth and final week of spring practice on Tuesday with the 13th of 15 on-field workouts at the Eccles Football Center. UtahUtes.com will provide a behind-the-scenes look during each of the Utes' spring practices.