Tom Smart, University of Utah Athletics
David Foster, center
Tom Smart, University of Utah Athletics

7-3, 243, senior, Lake Forest, Calif.

"Keep staying positive and supportive. Come watch Utah basketball. I know there's been a lot of ups and downs, but we know that this year is going to be up — especially with the new coaching staff."

Chris Hines, guard
Tom Smart, University of Utah Athletics

6-0, 188, junior, Houston, Texas

"We are working hard. We're preparing for a tough conference. We'll be one of the most in-shape teams in the country, we'll be one of the hardest playing teams in the country and we're hungry to win."

Jason Washburn, center
Tom Smart, University of Utah Athletics

6-10, 244, junior, Battle Creek, Mich.

"We're going to have a lot of good teams coming through the Huntsman Center and we have a lot of good players at Utah that are worth coming to watch. So just keep coming back, keep watching us, keep having faith in us."

Josh Watkins, guard
Tom Smart, University of Utah Athletics

5-11, 213, senior, New York, New York

"We're in the gym working hard like we were a team last year. The new guys became a part of the family. … It's like we're all a family and we're working twice as hard as we did last year. So be ready to expect a great season."