The annual football game between BYU and Utah has always been a heated, exciting matchup for Cougar and Ute fans alike. The contest is often one of the most important games of the season for both programs, and has been decided by less than seven points in five of the last seven meetings.
Unfortunately, the rivalry is on the brink of extinction. No games are scheduled between the schools beyond this season, and Ute coach Kyle Whittingham has hinted that the annual game will be discontinued.
So, who will be BYU's next rival? Here are five teams that are well-suited to providing exciting and significant games for the Cougars.