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Rising throws 3 TDs and No. 16 Utah beats Colorado 28-13

Nov. 26, 2021 21:39 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Losing a couple of early season games was far from the most difficult thing Utah had to overcome to get back to the Pac-12 title game. “We’ve taken probably the hardest thing that can happen and we’ve turned it into something beautiful,”...

Oregon opens at No. 4 in CFP rankings, travels to Washington

Nov. 04, 2021 02:02 AM EDT

Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 7 Oregon at Washington. There's another layer of importance for the Ducks (7-1, 4-1), who earned the No. 4 spot in the initial College Football Playoff rankings of...

Thomas runs for 160 yards, 4 TDs as Utah beat UCLA 44-24

Oct. 31, 2021 03:25 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Tavion Thomas rushed for a career-high 160 yards and a school record-tying four touchdowns to power Utah to a 44-24 win Saturday night as the school retired the number 22 in honor of the untimely deaths of Ty Jordan and Aaron Lowe. “My O-line was...

UCLA presents new challenge for Utah's run defense

Oct. 28, 2021 10:08 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Stopping the run has become a huge problem for Utah. The Utes led the Pac-12 in rushing defense for three consecutive seasons heading into this year. Now Utah is the one getting bullied along the line of scrimmage. Oregon...

Oregon State may become bowl eligible for 1st time since '13

Oct. 28, 2021 02:02 AM EDT

Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK: Oregon State at California. Bowl-bound Beavers? Could be. A win would make Oregon State (5-2, 3-1 Pac-12) bowl-eligible for the first time since 2013. It could also push them into the Top...

Utah to retire No. 22 to honor Jordan and Lowe

Oct. 26, 2021 19:23 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah will retire jersey No. 22 during its game against UCLA on Saturday to honor Ty Jordan and Aaron Lowe, friends and teammates who died nine months apart. The No. 22 will be the first jersey retired in program history, the school announced...

Whittingham among AP's Pac-12 award winners for 1st half

Oct. 19, 2021 16:55 PM EDT

The Utah Utes raised their voices — and their coach — after an emotional come-from-behind win over a ranked Arizona State team. They cheered in the locker room. They sang. They hoisted up coach Kyle Whittingham. The Utes (4-2, 3-0 Pac-12) reveled...

Charges filed in shooting death of Utah football player

Oct. 13, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 22-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting University of Utah football player Aaron Lowe at a party was charged Wednesday with aggravated murder and other counts. Lowe, 21, died at a late-September house party just hours after the team...

Slain Utah football player remembered for optimism, kindness

Oct. 11, 2021 18:16 PM EDT

MESQUITE, Texas (AP) — Utah football player Aaron Lowe was remembered as an optimist, role model and friend at his funeral Monday, and coach Kyle Whittingham announced the school would retire Lowe's number and establish a scholarship in his name. Lowe's coaches and...

Utah defeats USC 42-26 in first game since Lowe's death

Oct. 10, 2021 01:05 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cameron Rising threw three touchdown passes and ran for another as Utah defeated Southern California 42-26 on Saturday night. It was the first game for the Utes since safety Aaron Lowe was killed in a shooting at a post-game party on Sept. 26, nine...