Mark A. Philbrick
Utah and BYU head coaches Kyle Whittingham and Bronco Mendenhall pose with the trophy as they prepare to play in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015.

LAS VEGAS — Utah college football's biggest game of the year won't be taking place in Utah.

There's only too many storylines to mention in this first-ever neutral-site battle between nine-win BYU and nine-win Utah. Here's a rundown of our coverage this week:


Breaking down the rivalry


Breaking down the Las Vegas Bowl


From BYU's perspective


From Utah's perspective