Utah Utes football: Utah's offense fails to ignite in loss to USU

Published: Saturday, Sept. 8 2012 9:10 p.m. MDT

"Their receivers all went to one side of the field and consequently so did our defenders," he said, while noting that Keeton made the most of situation when Utah lost containment with its defensive end.

The Utes had chances to even the score on the ensuing possession. The most promising opportunity, however, was negated by a pass interference call. It wiped out what would have been a 6-yard touchdown pass from Hays to tight end Jake Murphy.

EXTRA POINTS: Punter Sean Sellwood matched a school record with six punts of greater than 50 yards in the game. ... Utah is now 0-6 over the past two seasons when White fails to reach 100 yards rushing. ... Dave Fagergren and Reilly had career-highs in tackles with nine, tops on the team. LT Filiaga and Nate Fakahafua also had career-bests with eight and six stops, respectively. ... Christopher led the Utes with six receptions. Kenneth Scott scored two touchdowns and finished with a team-high 82 receiving yards. ... Initial X-rays on Wynn, who has undergone three shoulder surgeries since the spring of 2010, were negative. Injury updates on Wynn, starting safety Eric Rowe (hamstring) and others are expected Monday.

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