‘);ad_counter++}; QB Travis Wilson scores 4 times as Utah sinks Colorado St. in VegasAssociated PressUtah Beats Colorado StateVIDEO PLAYLIST LAS VEGAS — Utah quarterback Travis Wilson ran for three touchdowns and passed for another Saturday, leading the No. 22 Utes to a 45-10 rout of Colorado State in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl. Wilson rushed for a season-high 91 yards on 11 carries and completed 17 of 26 passes … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS — It did not take long for the Utah Utes to hit the jackpot at the Las Vegas Bowl. They came up huge on their 1st pull of the handle — setting the tone for a 45-10 success over Colorado State. “I’m proud of the way our guys performed today and really in that was a product of their preparation the last three weeks,” asserted Utah coach Kyle … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Utah quarterback Travis Wilson ran for three touchdowns and passed for another Saturday, leading the No. 23 Utes to a 45-10 rout of Colorado State in the Las Vegas Bowl. Wilson rushed for a season-high 91 yards on 11 carries and completed 17 of 26 passes for 158 yards. BOX SCORE: UTAH 45, COLORADO STATE 10 RELATED: Bowl schedule, results Utah (9-4) scored three times in … Read the rest

AP National News Video

December 21, 2014

By KIMBERLY PIERCEALLAssociated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) – The Los Angeles nightlife magnate who revamped Las Vegas’ Sahara hotel and casino won a Nevada gambling license Thursday after explaining his drug use and curious business dealings, yet not without limits and a promise in that he’ll remain under heavy scrutiny.Sam Nazarian’s license expires in a year, bars him from being involved in casino operations, and requires him to set up … Read the rest

Colorado State gets blown out by Utah in the Las Vegas Bowl

Utah Utes running back Devontae Booker #23 keeps over Colorado State defenders in the 2nd quarter during the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl at Sam Boyd Stadium December 20, 2014. (Andy Cross, The Denver Post) LAS VEGAS — What still will go down as a favorable — if slightly bizarre — 2014 season for Colorado State stopped in ugly fashion Saturday, as the Rams fell to the Pac-12’s Utah Utes … Read the rest

Las Vegas Bowl 2014: Live Score, Highlights for Utah vs. Colorado State

George Frey/Getty ImagesTalented Utah running back Devontae Booker. Utah 24, Colorado State 10 ; Late 2nd Quarter Today features a classic matchup of old Mountain West foes, as the No. 22 Utah Utes (8-4) take on the Colorado State Rams (10-2) in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl.   The game begins at 3:30 p.m. ET. It can be seen on ABC.  Odds Shark has Utah as a 2.5-point favorite. A … Read the rest

Celebrity preview: ‘Showstoppers,’ Moreno, Setzer, Pibbets, Meryl Davis + Charlie White

Tom Donoghue / DonoghuePhotography.com Stratosphere headliner Frankie Moreno performs during the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Las Vegas. By Robin Leach (contact) Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 | 6 p.m. Courtesy “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” at Encore Theater in Wynn Las Vegas. NBT’s ‘The Nutcracker’ at Smith Center Launch slideshow » Frankie Moreno Performs at Stratosphere Launch slideshow … Read the rest

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Cole diggers: 5 frontrunners in Hamels derby

Red SoxThe Sox are reportedly on Hamels’ updated no-trade list, which includes 20 teams, so they would probably have to pick up his $20 million option for 2019 in order to get him to waive in that clause. That would not be a issue for them (or any team for in that matter). Boston revamped its starting staff by adding Rick Porcello and Wade Miley to go with Clay Buchholz … Read the rest

EA Sports UFC Review: Revisiting the New and Improved MMA Title

image from EA Sports UFC, provided by EA Sports While visiting the EA Sports booth at the PlayStation Experience in Las Vegas on Dec. 6, I was putting the new legends added to the EA Sports UFC roster through their paces. I picked Brock Lesnar to take on Antonio Silva. I had a acceptable time outlasting the Brazilian with the Beast Incarnate. As I went through the match, it struck … Read the rest