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Football: Gay Leads Utah Past BYU

Football: Gay Leads Utah Past BYU

By Brittni Meservy

September 10, 2017

 Just like its season opener, it was another game for the University of Utah football team (2-0) that consisted of too many penalties. Despite flag after flag that was thrown, the Utes walked away as the reigning Holy War Champions, winning their seventh game in a row against BYU (1-2) on Saturday nigh...

Football: Utes and Cougs Set to Battle in Holy War

Football: Utes and Cougs Set to Battle in Holy War

By Brittni Meservy

September 9, 2017

Looking to improve its rivalry record with a seven-game winning streak, the University of Utah football team (1-0) will take on BYU (1-1), which have remained winless since 2009, on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 8:15 p.m. MT in Provo. The Utes come into the Holy War with their season opener victory against North...

Fuel to the Fire, Utah Eager to Play in Provo

Fuel to the Fire, Utah Eager to Play in Provo

By Brittni Meservy

September 9, 2017

The 45-mile drive from Salt Lake City that winds around the point of the mountain and heads south into Cougar territory is a trip that the University of Utah football team knows a thing or two about. The last time four-wheels cruised on the broken white lines to Provo with a bus full of Utes ready for...

Relive the Top 10 Moments from Utah’s Six-Game Winning-Streak Against BYU

Relive the Top 10 Moments from Utah’s Six-Game Winning-Streak Against BYU

By Justin Adams

September 7, 2017

#10 Dres Anderson runs across the field, both ways - 2013   The 2013 edition of the rivalry game was dominated by both defenses. Utah and BYU converted just six third downs combined. There were 18 punts and 15 penalties. It was an overall underwhelming game. One of the few offensive highlights that come o...

Football: Utes Ready to Head South

Football: Utes Ready to Head South

By Brittni Meservy

September 5, 2017

The Holy War returns to the gridiron on Saturday, Sept. 9 as the University of Utah (1-0) and BYU (1-1) will battle it out at LaVell Edwards Stadium. The Utes come into the contest riding a six-game win streak against the Cougars — BYU has yet to win a contest against Utah since 2009 when it won in...

Call Me Crazy: A Die-hard Fan’s Outlook on Life

Call Me Crazy: A Die-hard Fan’s Outlook on Life

By Kim Brenneisen

September 5, 2017

Adorned in red from head to toe — literally, her toes are always painted red, she wears red dangling earrings and even has a red block U tattooed on the back of her left shoulder that says "Crazy Lady” in Chinese — Terri Jackson embraces the persona of Crazy Lady in all walks of life. Jack...

Tracing Family Connections Across the Rivalry with Bradlee Anae and Filipo Mokofisi

Tracing Family Connections Across the Rivalry with Bradlee Anae and Filipo Mokofisi

By Brittni Meservy

September 5, 2017

It’s often said that a picture is worth a thousand words, and when University of Utah defensive end Bradlee Anae stumbled across an image from the ‘80’s, that phrase couldn’t have described the history of the picture any better. The photograph was of Anae’s uncle Robert, a former BYU center...

When Should the Rivalry be Played?

When Should the Rivalry be Played?

By Carra McManamon and Scott Funk

September 5, 2017

Tipping the Traditions of College Football By Scott Funk The Holy War is a competition that every person in the state of Utah looks forward to. It’s a matchup that constantly entertains. When do we desire that entertainment the most? After conference play, is it nice to end the season with a riv...

On the Other Sidelines: 8 Questions with The Daily Universe

On the Other Sidelines: 8 Questions with The Daily Universe

By Brittni Meservy

September 5, 2017

It's that time of the year - The Holy War is back. To preview the rivalry between the University of Utah and the Brigham Young Cougars, The Daily Utah Chronicle spoke to Josh Ellis, the sports editor of The Daily Universe, the BYU student newspaper, to discuss the upcoming matchup. Q: With the game in Pro...

Star-Crossed Lovers Root for Rival Teams

Star-Crossed Lovers Root for Rival Teams

By Dakota Grossman

September 5, 2017

Despite being on opposite sides of the Holy War, Spencer and Ashley Buhler fell in love. Spencer, a current University of Utah student and dedicated member of The MUSS since 2014, married a BYU Cougar. They met while serving missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and they continued...

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