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2016 Schedule
27-9, 2nd in Pac-12
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Poeltl the missing piece for Bucks?

The Bucks need a long-term option in the middle. Jakob Poeltl has the athleticism to switch at times in Jason Kidd's system and is a skilled offensive player, writes Kevin Pelton. Brilliant picks (Insider)

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Predicting Poeltl's first five NBA seasons

According to ESPN Analytics' NBA Draft Projections, Utah product Jakob Poeltl has a 38 percent chance of starting and a 13 percent chance of becoming an All-Star during his first five seasons in the NBA.

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L.A. may get top player with second pick

Duke's Brandon Ingram grades as the best prospect in the NBA draft, according to ESPN Analytics' projected statistical plus minus.

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Utah forward Chapman transfers to Weber State

Utah forward Brekkott Chapman, who averaged 4.4 points and 2.8 rebounds last season, has transferred to Weber State, coach Randy Rahe announced Wednesday.

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Utah's Jakob Poeltl says he doesn't feel the pressure of representing Austria -- yet. He worked out for Chi, Minn, Mil, Orl, Bos, Phx, Tor:

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Poeltl would be Bulls' top option

Chad Ford writes that Chicago would be best served by drafting University of Utah center Jakob Poeltl with the 14th overall pick. While the NBA is generally going smaller, Poeltl's skills in the middle would be valuable to the Bulls. "Grade A" NBA mock draft (Insider)

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Bucks should draft Poeltl at No. 10

Pre-lottery positioning has Milwaukee choosing 10th in the first round. Chad Ford likes Utah sophomore big man Jakob Poeltl regardless of whether Greg Monroe stays with the team after a disappointing defensive performance in 2015-16. Mock draft 6.0 (Insider)

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Can't put anyone above Poeltl

At least according to Dickie V, Jakob Poeltl hasn't gotten enough love. The Utah big man was head and shoulders above everyone else. Vitale's Sweet 16 moments

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Utah's Poeltl declares for NBA draft

Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak believes Jakob Poeltl is the perfect example of why many college players should buck the one-and-done trend and return for their sophomore seasons.

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2017 Bracketology: No. 11 Seeds

  • East: Wichita State Shockers
  • West: Utah Utes
  • South: Florida State/Ohio State
  • Midwest: San Diego State
See the full bracket

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Ranking all 78 NCAA tournament champions

Villanova captured its second national title when Kris Jenkins hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to beat North Carolina. Where do the 2016 Wildcats rank on the list of other NCAA tournament champs?

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Poeltl would be solid fit for Bucks

Chad Ford sees Utah sophomore Jakob Poeltl as the answer to Milwaukee's issues at center even if the Bucks can't move the incumbent Greg Monroe. Ford's mock draft 5.0 (Insider)

Sweet 16 not the same without Utes

Where to begin? Utah joins Arizona, Kentucky and Michigan State as one of the most surprising teams absent from the Sweet 16. Daily Word

Team Stats

Points Per Game69.5
Rebounds Per Game31.0
Assists Per Game12.5
Points Allowed75.5Tied-79th

Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record38-32
Championship Seasons1944
Tournament Appearances29