There has been widespread internet rumor-mongering lately as to where Mikael Jantunen is, what his status with the University of Utah basketball program is and what his future plans may be.
As Craig Smith’s first Utes roster starts to take some shape, it is now time to dive into the Jantunen situation.
Jantunen is not in the NCAA Transfer Portal. Multiple sources tell The Salt Lake Tribune that the 6-foot-8 Finnish forward remains in Salt Lake City as the spring semester winds down. He is listed on Utah’s publicly-available, incomplete 2021-22 roster.
Jantunen, who will turn 21 next week,