Jazz owner Ryan Smith has announced that for every Utah win this season, the team will offer a four-year college scholarship to an "underrepresented or minority student."
The University of Utah Department of Athletics has established the Ty Jordan Memorial Scholarship to honor the memory of the deceased student athlete.
Paul Westphal, a five-time NBA All-Star and Hall of Fame Guard, has died, according to the Phoenix Suns. He was 70.
Former Brigham Young University head basketball coach Dave Rose has suffered a stroke, the BYU Basketball's Twitter account says.
It's broadly understood that football is an inherently dangerous sport, but not everyone perceives risk the same way -- and sometimes, perception doesn't match reality.