Utes Down Stanford 27-21 - Match Report
|Utes Down Stanford 27-21 - Match Report|
Utah got a 111-yard performance from James Poole as a key part of its 27-21 victory over the Cardinal on Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
The Utes were a 7.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 52.5.
Travis Wilson completed 23 of 34 pass attempts for 234 yards for the Utes in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cardinal defense.
Tyler Gaffney rushed for 108 yards for Stanford, while Dallas Lloyd added 16 yards. Kevin Hogan threw for 246 yards for the Cardinal, while receivers Ty Montgomery and Kodi Whitfield had 131 and 51 yards respectively.
Stanford was outgained by Utah 415-389 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-13 by the Utes.
Utah led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:54/27:06 split in that important category.
Next game, Utah takes its act on the road to face Arizona looking for another win. For Stanford, they head home to face UCLA.