Continuing the look at UCLA’s 2016 schedule, here is a breakdown of the Bruins’ seventh opponent, Utah.
UCLA vs. Utah
Saturday, Oct. 22 | Rose Bowl
2015 in review
Utah has seemingly turned the corner as the Utes are coming off their best season (10-3, 6-3 Pac-12) since joining the Pac-12. The Utes started the year with six straight wins, rising to No. 3 in the nation before losing to USC at the Coliseum. UCLA’s 17-9 victory over the Utes officially ended Utah’s hopes at a Pac-12 South crown on Nov. 21. While the UCLA offense was held to a season-low in points, the defense carried the load. The Bruins kept Utah out of the end zone as the Utes settled for just three field goals in a 17-9 UCLA victory. Utah finished in a tie for the South title, but lost the chance to play in the Pac-12 Championship game due to a head-to-head tiebreaker with USC. Continue reading