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Football

University of Utah Linebacker, Devin Lloyd (#0) intercepts Oregon Quarterback Anthony Brown for a pick-six at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nev. on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 where the two teams met for the Pac-12 Championship Game. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Defense Leads Program to First Ever Pac-12 Football Championship

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor December 4, 2021

  For the first time in school history, the University of Utah has fashioned a seat upon the throne of the Conference of Champions as they annihilated the Oregon Ducks to win the Pac-12 Championship,...

Freshman cornerback Clark Phillips III observing quarterback movements against the Oregon Ducks in Salt Lake City, Utah on Nov 20, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

No. 17 Utah Football Seeks First Pac-12 Championship Over No. 10 Oregon

By Sean Overton, Sports Writer December 3, 2021

  When the Utes beat Oregon in the regular season, they cemented their spot in the Pac-12 Championship. Oregon would later claim their spot in the Championship, beating Oregon State 38-29. Both...

Running Back TJ Pledger makes a play against the Colorado Buffaloes in Salt Lake City on Nov. 26, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Thoughts From the Gridiron: Utah vs Colorado

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor November 26, 2021

  Nobody said sweeping the South Division and emerging with the best Conference record would be easy, and for the Utes it wasn’t. Despite flooring the No. 3 Oregon Ducks just a week ago, Utah...

(Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football Finishes Regular Season with Undefeated Home Record

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 26, 2021

  The University of Utah football team finished off the regular season on a high note Friday afternoon, winning against the Colorado Buffaloes to keep their record perfect at Rice-Eccles Stadium.  Cameron...

Junior captain Mika Tafua celebrating with his teammate Malone Mataele after rejecting a third down conversion against the Oregon Ducks in Salt Lake City, Utah on Nov 20, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football Looks to Finish Regular Season Strong against Colorado

By Sean Overton, Sports Writer November 25, 2021

  The Utes have taken complete control of the season after struggling early. Utah now holds a 7-1 conference record and has officially won the Pac-12 South after beating Oregon 38-7 in what looks...

Cornerback Zemaiah Vaughn sheds a blocker against the Oregon Ducks in Salt Lake City on Nov. 20, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utes Demolish No. 3 Oregon to Win Pac-12 South Amid Long List of Achievements

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor November 21, 2021

  With 11 seconds left on the clock and the No. 3 Oregon Ducks attempting to run out the first half down 21-0, head coach Kyle Whittingham made a bold move and called a timeout. Despite the unlikelihood...

Thoughts From the Gridiron: Utah vs. Oregon

Thoughts From the Gridiron: Utah vs. Oregon

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 21, 2021

  The University of Utah football team picked up a monumental victory on Saturday night, defeating the Oregon Ducks in a game containing multiple broken records to clinch the Pac-12 South all while...

Junior center Nick Ford and junior wide receiver Solomon Enis walk out of the tunnel at the game against Arizona State football in Salt Lake City on Oct. 16, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football to Face Oregon with Huge Implications Nationwide

By Ethan Pearce, Assistant Sports Editor November 20, 2021

  The University of Utah football team, ranked No. 23, is preparing for their biggest game of the season against the Oregon Ducks on Saturday. Oregon is ranked at No. 3 in the nation, and is in...

Sophomore quarterback Cam Rising attempts to break through the ASU defense at the game against Arizona State football in Salt Lake City on Oct. 16, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football Grind Out Hard Fought Victory against Arizona on the Road

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor November 13, 2021

  If this 2021 season has taught us anything, it’s that no win is guaranteed in the Pac-12 and anybody can beat anybody no matter the matchup. With that being said, while Utah did eventually...

Three Utah linemen tackling UCLAs Martell Irby in Salt Lake City on Nov. 1, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Football Looks to Remain Perfect in Pac-12 South with a Trip to Arizona

By Cole Bagley, Sports Editor November 12, 2021

  The Utes have continued their winning ways as of late and currently find themselves in complete command of the Pac-12 South with a 5-1 conference record. In their latest victory, Utah cruised...