Utah 67, Air Force 59

Key stretch: Trailing 34-26 early in the second half, the Utes went on a 14-3 run, as Johnnie Bryant sank a pair of 3-pointers and Luka Drca and Lawrence Borha each hit one.

Key stat: The Utes outrebounded the Falcons 36-18 and had 12 offensive boards to just one for AFA.

Top performance: Luka Drca had 12 points, five rebounds and four assists for Utah, nearly all in the second half.

Overall record: 14-8

Conference record: 5-4

Up next: San Diego State, Saturday 2 p.m.