Utah guard Lorenzo Bonam participates in the dunk competition during the team\'s season opening showcase, Night with the Runnin\' Utes, at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

SALT LAKE CITY - A balanced Butler team defeated the Utah Utes on Monday night at the Jon Huntsman Center, 68-59.

Lorenzo Bonam had 17 points for the Utes and Kyle Kuzma added 21.

The Bulldogs shot 52.8% from the field while the Utes only shot 36.5%.

Kelan Martin lead the Bulldogs with 17 points.

The Utes take on the Montana State Bobcats on December 1st at the Huntsman Center at 7 p.m.