— It's been a tough week for injuries in Pac-12 football, particularly for teams in the South where Utah will battle Arizona, Arizona State, Colorado, UCLA and USC for a berth in the inaugural conference championship game next season. ASU took the worst of it, losing two seniors for the year.
— Former Ute Andre Miller no longer stands alone as the only NBA player to dish out 20 assists in a game for two different teams. Ex-Jazzman Deron Williams of the Nets has also accomplished the feat.
— Utah State coach Stew Morrill says Utah made "a great choice" in hiring Larry Krystkowiak. Morrill also spoke about the future of the series between the Aggies and the Utes.
— Dana Greene of KTVX, Ch. 4 blogs about the challenges that Utah's Coach K faces.
— And finally, former Utah linemen Chris and Ma’ake Kemoeatu are included in a list of Top 8 relatives currently in the NFL.
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