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Sedrick Barefield Commits, David Collette Joins Runnin’ Utes


  Today, the Runnin’ Utes received a commitment from Sedrick Barefield, a 6’2″, 180 pound point guard transfer from SMU. Barefield was a highly touted 3* player in the 2015 class, with offers from some major programs: New Runnin' Utes transfer PG Sedrick Barefield had offers from SMU, Cal, Memphis, Kansas St, UCONN & BC coming out of HS in …

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Top 10 Plays of 2015 Season

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Thanks to some suggestions by Twitter, I have compiled the top ten plays of the season, with highlights for each.  Enjoy!! 10.  Covey Punt Return (USC) 9.  Gionni Paul INT (Washington) The photo shown above isn’t his interception shown in the video below, but it was another big play that Gionni made in the Washington game. 8.  Booker / Covey …

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Thoughts on Utah Coaching Vacancy, Recruiting

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It’s a quiet time for Utah football… at least until February when signing day gets crazy again.  Below are a few thoughts on the open coaching vacancy as well as some recruiting notes: First of all, the open coaching vacancy. As has been noted, historically Whittingham has typically made coaching staff announcements after signing day (in early-to-mid-February), or late in …

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Utes beat Cal: “Cal Ran Another Pick Play”

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Utah beat a really tough cal squad that played so much better than I expected they would.  My voice is still recovering from the game, and it took a good few hours before I settled enough that I could fall asleep.  Utah’s defense inflicted as much havoc as I ever remember in a single-game. It seemed every other possession was …

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Utah by the Numbers

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Utah decimated Oregon on Saturday, surprising everybody, including Ute fans. Following Week 4 matchups around the country, we crunched the numbers to see where Utah ranks statistically across the board. Note that the rank listed for every stat is the national rank (out of 128 FBS teams). 1 is obviously best; 128 is the worst. In some stats, the difference …

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