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Sonnenberg: Celebrate Our Differences During The Holy War

Sonnenberg: Celebrate Our Differences During The Holy War

By Kristiane Sonnenberg

November 23, 2018

  The "Holy War" is coming. The University of Utah Utes will play the Brigham Young University Cougars on Nov. 24 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in the latest installment in the rivalry between the two schools. According to Winsipedia, the rival schools have been playing regularly since 1892 and the U has con...

How Much Swag is Too Much Swag?

How Much Swag is Too Much Swag?

By Alaikia Marielle

November 23, 2018

  When the Utes play at home, Utah fans show up to show their pride and spirit in a sea of red. Studies show team performance improves fans' spirits during a game. A home advantage is truly an advantage because more of the home team’s fans are there to support them while distracting their opponents. Cheers ...

Football: Utes Defeat West Virginia in Heart of Dallas Bowl, 30-14

Football: Utes Defeat West Virginia in Heart of Dallas Bowl, 30-14

By Brittni Meservy

December 29, 2017

Story by Michael Shapiro On a chilly post-Christmas afternoon at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas, the University of Utah football team (7–6 overall, 3–6 Pac-12) entered the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl with one mission: to defeat West Virginia (7–6, 5–4 Big 12) and secure the program’s fourth-s...

Football: Utah to Play in Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl Against West Virginia

Football: Utah to Play in Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl Against West Virginia

By Brittni Meservy

December 3, 2017

For the fourth year in a row, the University of Utah football team (6-6, 3-6 Pac-12) is going bowling, and this year's bowl appearance is the program's 12th postseason appearance under head coach Kyle Whittingham. Utah will travel to Dallas, Texas, to face West Virginia (7-5, 5-4 Big 12) in the Zaxby’s...

Top 10 Numbers from Utah’s Win Over Colorado

Top 10 Numbers from Utah’s Win Over Colorado

By Justin Adams

November 26, 2017

5 - Heading into the game, both Utah and Colorado had 5-6 records, meaning that each needed a win to become bowl-eligible. That turned the contest into something of a “playoff game” — win and your season continues or lose and go home. 23 - With the potential for the game to be Utah’s last of the ...

Football: Utah Becomes Bowl Eligible, Defeats Colorado, 13-34

Football: Utah Becomes Bowl Eligible, Defeats Colorado, 13-34

By Brittni Meservy

November 26, 2017

Bowl game hopes were on the line for both the University of Utah football team (6-6 overall, 3-6 Pac-12) and the Colorado Buffaloes (5-7 overall, 2-7 Pac-12) prior to Saturday’s contest, but on senior day at Rice-Eccles Stadium behind a run game that gashed the Buffaloes, Utah became bowl eligible...

Top 10 Numbers from Utah’s Loss to Washington

Top 10 Numbers from Utah’s Loss to Washington

By Justin Adams

November 19, 2017

10 - Utah quarterback Tyler Huntley completed a pass to 10 different receivers, the most in any game this season. Six of the receivers had at least 30 yards. 33 - This is Mitch Wishnowsky's jersey number. The junior punter from Australia had two plays that each could be a play-of-the-game candidat...

Football: Utah Drops Game to Washington in Final Seconds, 30-33

Football: Utah Drops Game to Washington in Final Seconds, 30-33

By Brittni Meservy

November 19, 2017

A 38-yard field goal as time expired was the difference maker for the University of Utah football team (5-6 overall, 2-6 Pac-12) as it dropped its last road game in Seattle against Washington (9-2 overall, 6-2 Pac-12), 30-33. Despite pulling a few tricks out of their sleeves, like an onside kick and...

On the Other Sideline: 6 Questions with The Daily UW

On the Other Sideline: 6 Questions with The Daily UW

By Brittni Meservy

November 17, 2017

Looking to become bowl eligible for its fourth-straight year, the University of Utah football team must win one of its two remaining games, and it has the chance to do that on Saturday, Nov. 18 against the Washington Huskies. In preparation for the game, The Utah Chronicle spoke to Josh Kirshenbaum, the spor...

Turnovers, Turnovers: Top 10 Numbers from Utah’s Loss to Washington State

Turnovers, Turnovers: Top 10 Numbers from Utah’s Loss to Washington State

By Justin Adams

November 13, 2017

7 - The Utah offense seemed allergic to the ball, as they turned it over seven times during the game. Many of those came at extremely inopportune times. For example, coming out of halftime, Washington State’s Luke Falk was intercepted by Corrion Ballard, who set the Utes up in Cougar territory. Th...

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