Brandon Taylor was named the 2015-16 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
The APR accounts for eligibility, retention and graduation of all student-athletes on scholarship. It also provides a measure of each team's academic performance.
Utah's athletic programs performed among the best in the nation in the both the single- and multi-year NCAA Academic Progress Report (APR) released in the spring of 2020. The APR accounts for eligibility, retention and graduation of all student-athletes on scholarship, and provides a measure of each team's academic performance.
Football, gymnastics, volleyball and men's tennis received public recognition from the NCAA for posting a multi-year APR in the top 10 percent nationally of all athletic teams in their particular sport. The later three programs earned perfect multi-year marks.
Utah had 11 sports with perfect single-year APR scores of 1000: men's and women's skiing, men's tennis, women's basketball, cross country, gymnastics, softball, soccer, women's swim, track & field and volleyball. Seven programs matched or surpassed their previous bests for a multi-year score: lacrosse, men's tennis, gymnastics, women's skiing, soccer, track & field and volleyball. Breanna Hughes was named the 2016 Pac-12 Women's Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete of the Year.