Utes stop Golden Hurricane for title

Utes stop Golden Hurricane for title

The Utah Utes claimed the Armed Forces Bowl Saturday with a 25-13 win over the Tulsa Golden Hurricane.

Utah covered the slight 2-point spread in the win, while the final score fell UNDER the posted total of 49.

Brett Ratliff finished 23-for-34 for 240 yards with one TD and one interception in the win. Louie Sakoda was solid in kicking four field goals in the finale.

Paul Smith completed 19-of-25 for 141 yards with two rushing touchdowns in the loss.