BYU, Utah rivalry week
Starting Sept. 5, the Deseret News asked its Facebook fans to submit their best college sports fan photos as part of our first-ever Biggest Fan Photo Contest. Read more »
As satisfying as Saturday's 54-10 win at BYU was, the Utah Utes are determined to put it in the rear-view mirror — even in a bye week. Read more »
The Cougar football team faced the media today after Saturday's shocking defeat to Utah. A lot of issues were addressed including how the team's mindset is currently, how they plan to bounce back... Read more »
PROVO — Going into last Saturday's showdown with Utah, the outcome of three of BYU's previous four games, dating back to last season, were decided by one point. But against the Utes, the... Read more »
PROVO — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham heaped (pun intended) plenty of praise on his team after Saturday's 54-10 win at BYU. "This was a great effort by our players," Whittingham said. "We... Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — BYU fans, I'm sure, would rather just forget about the whole thing. But in the aftermath of Utah's shocking beatdown of the Cougars Saturday night, we still have a few... Read more »
PROVO — Even before Utah defeated BYU by 44 points, the 2011 rivalry game felt different. Without a doubt, there was less hype. There was less urgency and less animosity. Even the... Read more »
So much for another nail-biter. For that matter, so much for a competitive game at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Read more »
Something happened to BYU on its way to delivering that Rise Up mantra that was supposed to be a theme song as an independent in football. Read more »
According to Utah's records, Saturday's 54-10 victory over BYU was the largest since a 49-0 decision in 1922. Read more »
Saying that big mistakes proved BYU's undoing Saturday doesn't do justice to the epic scope of the Cougars' self-destructive tendencies in their 54-10 loss to Utah. Read more »
Utah lost its senior leader on the offensive front, Tony Bergstrom, with nine minutes left in the first quarter. The loss was hardly apparent, however. Read more »
BYU’s awful start to both halves doomed the Cougars, falling 54-10 in its home opener. Making so many mistakes stung, but it hurt even worse coming against rival Utah, which poured it on late. Read more »
Rating article on the Utah vs. BYU football game Saturday night in which the Utes rolled past a mistake-prone Cougars squad Read more »
After every football game the losing team’s coach frequently says about the winning team, “They just made the plays when it mattered and we didn’t.” It’s a common and... Read more »
Former BYU All-American tight end Gordon Hudson said the rivalry with Utah has changed over the years since he played in it. Read more »
University of Utah students attempt to break BYU's Guinness Book World Record of having more than 5,000 participants in the biggest water balloon fight Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, in Salt Lake City,... Read more »
BYU (1-1) vs. Utah (1-1) Today, 7:15 p.m. LaVell Edwards Stadium Provo, Utah TV: ESPN2 Radio: 102.7 FM, 1160 AM, 700 AM Weather: Partly cloudy with temperatures in the 70s The... Read more »
PROVO — It's a new era in the BYU-Utah Rivalry, featuring a mid-September showdown devoid of bowl game and conference implications. Read more »
PROVO — Today's BYU-Utah game appears to be shaping up to be a defensive battle. Read more »
A good generalization of Saturday night's non-shootout rivalry game between BYU and Utah goes something like this: Two offenses will come out in neat jerseys and helmets and flounder around like hooked walleye in a boat bottom. Read more »
Utah (1-1) at BYU (1-1) Saturday, 7:15 p.m. MT LaVell Edwards Stadium (64,045) TV: ESPN2 Radio: 1160 AM, 700 AM, 102.7 FM Weather: Partly cloudy, 70 degrees THE STAKES For Utah . . . The Utes have won half of the... Read more »
Both teams have had similar seasons to this point. So how do they match up with one another on both sides of the football? Read more »
RED ROUNDUP: A sampling of Utah Utes-related news on the Web. Read more »
Ancestry.com would have a field day charting the family trees in Saturday night's Utah-BYU rivalry. Forget that Utah coach Kyle Whittingham and offensive coordinator Norm Chow were both Cougars at... Read more »
Vai's View: Vai's View: BYU-Utah game takes on special meaning for Uliti Uata, Tongan dignitary, grandfather
Among the dignitaries expected at Saturday night's BYU-Utah game at LaVell Edwards Stadium is the recently elected Prime Minister of Tonga, Lord Tu'ivakano Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — As far as Norm Chow is concerned, this week's football game might as well be in Pocatello or Pawtucket. The former Cougar coach isn't about to rise or shout about playing... Read more »
Utahns love their college football. We have seen some fantastic games, cutting quotes, and had an opportunity to see coaches with wit and self-deprecating humor. We have seen commercials, videos and billboards telling us which way we... Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — During his tenure as Utah's starting quarterback, Jordan Wynn has directed the Utes to six fourth-quarter scoring drives against BYU. He had three in last year's 17-16 win at... Read more »
Some people still bring up Holly Mendenhall's "Rivalry faux pas" — even though it happened nearly seven years ago. Read more »
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