1. Analysis: Utah-UCLA Position Breakdown

    The Utes came close, but missed out on passing their first Pac-12 test so far this season against Oregon State. However, now the real games begin as Utah starts its conference slate against UCLA at home Thursday night...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  2. 5 Things the Utes Need to Do to Beat UCLA

    SALT LAKE CITY — Utah has started out 0-4 in Pac-12 play both years since joining the conference in 2011.....

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  3. Utes Need Signature Pac-12 Win -- Here Comes UCLA

    The Utah Utes earned a reputation as a team to be reckoned with when they went 4-1 against ranked teams from 2007 through the 2009 Sugar Bowl...

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  4. Utah Football: Utes' Test Against Top QBs Continues

    One quarterback racked up almost 500 yards of total offense as he found weaknesses in both Utah's passing and running defense, while another decimated Utah's secondary with pinpoint passing...

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  5. Utah QB Travis Wilson, UCLA QB Brett Hundley Share Similarities

    SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to quarterbacks, Utah and 12th-ranked UCLA have a lot in common. Starters Travis Wilson and Brett Hundley bring a lot of similarities into Thursday night's Pac-12 showdown at Rice-Eccles Stadium...

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  6. Amazing Pac-12 College Football Stats from Week 5

    True college football fans like to examine and dissect statistics, whether it's a quarterback's completion percentage or a team's winning record on the road. We, however, love stats...

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  7. Utah football: Stanford-Utah to kick off at 4 p.m. on Oct. 12

    The Pac-12 announced Monday that the Utah-Stanford football game on Oct. 12 at Rice-Eccles Stadium will start at 4 p.m. MT and will be televised on the Pac-12 Networks.....

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  8. 10 Things to Know About Utah vs. No. 12 UCLA

    SALT LAKE CITY — And just like that, one-third of the season is already in the books. The Utes are sitting at 3-1, about right where most fans had penciled them in before the season began...

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  9. Countdown to Bowl Eligibility: Three Wins

    Disappointingly, I could not do the countdown last week. The Utes' loss to Oregon State kept 'em stuck at four wins away from bowl eligibility...

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  10. Utah Football: Utes Have to Improve on Third Down

    Utah coach Kyle Whittingham liked almost everything about Utah's win over the BYU Cougars, except for the third-down conversions. The Utes converted just 1 of 14 attempts and are just 19 of 54 on the season...

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  11. Utah Football: Euphoria Short-Lived, Utes Face Tough Road Ahead

    The Utah Utes are still enjoying the euphoria of beating BYU for a fourth straight time. But as they head into the bye week, they promise not to let the victory inflate their egos....

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  12. Travis Wilson Named Pac-12, Athlon Sports Player of the Week

    SALT LAKE CITY — Sophomore quarterback Travis Wilson was named this week's Pac-12 Player of the Week on offense, leading his team to a 20-13 victory over in-state rival BYU.....

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  13. Utah Wins Fourth Straight over BYU 20-13

    PROVO, Utah -- Travis Wilson threw for 273 yards and two touchdown passes and Dres Anderson had 141 yards on eight receptions to lead Utah to a 20-13 victory over BYU on Saturday night...

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  14. In Rivalry History, Kickers Have Written Some Critical Chapters

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  15. Travis Wilson Quickly Establishing Legend Reputation

    Utah football hasn't really been known as a quarterback school. For all the Scott Mitchells and Alex Smiths of the world, there are a dozen Lance Rices, Darnell Arceneauxs and T.D. Croshaws - the latter who entirely failed to live up to his name...

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  16. Utah Football: Utes' Secondary Getting Some Extra Attention

    Utah's defenders dedicate part of their practices to catching drills, but so far, all that practice time isn't paying off...

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  17. Whitt Must Change Mentality for Utes to Succeed

    Kyle Whittingham is a defensive-first kinda guy and because of that, Saturday's performance by his defense was probably extra painful to watch...

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  18. Utes Eager to Put Run Defense to Test vs. BYU

    After getting burned by Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion for 443 passing yards and five touchdowns, the Utah Utes are looking forward to getting back to defending something they know — the run game...

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  19. Utah QB Travis Wilson to Attend Best Friend Nick Pasquale's Funeral Sunday

    SALT LAKE CITY — Utah quarterback Travis Wilson is returning to San Clemente, Calif., Sunday to attend the funeral of his best friend, Nick Pasquale. The UCLA wide receiver was hit by a car while walking in their hometown last weekend...

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  20. Oregon State Is Pac-12 Model for Utah

    The Pac-12's model program is coming to Rice-Eccles Stadium this weekend. It's true: The University of Utah should aspire to be like Oregon State.....

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  21. Utah Football: Anderson Ready to Play Leading Role for Utes

    There was no better example of Utah's struggling offensive woes last year than the Utes' loss to Oregon State...

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  22. Death of UCLA Player a Loss for Utah's Wilson

    The loss of UCLA receiver Nick Pasquale, who was struck by a vehicle and killed early Sunday morning, is also a personal loss for Utah quarterback Travis Wilson...

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  23. Preparing for Travis Wilson More Difficult, Oregon State Says

    SALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah has been without a stable, consistent quarterback since Brian Johnson led the Utes to a Sugar Bowl victory over Alabama at the end of the 2008 season...

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  24. Highland's Pita Tonga Commits to the Utes

    SALT LAKE CITY — For Highland's Pita Tonga, there were just too many reasons not to commit to Utah.....

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  25. Utes Riding High as They Prepare for Oregon State

    Utah defensive end Trevor Reilly said a few days ago it was important for the Utes to beat Weber State convincingly to have a little swagger going into their Pac-12 game against Oregon State...

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