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Utah season at a glance

Sept. 2

Utah 41, Texas A&M 21

Last week:

Texas A&M 34, Iowa State 3

BOTTOM LINE: The Aggies (4-1) are on a roll with four straight victories after Utah. They broke into the rankings at No. 23 in the AP poll Sunday.

Sept. 11

Utah 23, Arizona 6

Last week:

UCLA 37, Arizona 17

BOTTOM LINE: The rebuilding process is moving at a slow pace, especially with tough Pac-10 contests ahead. The Wildcats (1-4) visit Oregon this weekend.

Sept. 18

Utah 48, Utah State 6

Last week:

North Texas 31, Utah State 23

BOTTOM LINE: How did these guys beat UNLV? USU (2-4) visits Clemson on Saturday on the heels of back-to-back losses in Sun Belt Conference play.

Utah 49, Air Force 35

Last week:

Air Force 28, New Mexico 23

BOTTOM LINE: After edging the Lobos, the Falcons (3-3) have a bye week before hosting BYU. AFA's lone remaining roads trips are to Wyoming, Army.

Oct. 1

Utah 28, New Mexico 7

Last week:

Air Force 28, New Mexico 23

BOTTOM LINE: The Lobos (2-4) are sliding into a sea of mediocrity in the mediocre MWC. They travel to UNLV this week. Tickets are still available.

Oct. 16

North Carolina at Utah

8 p.m., KJZZ

Last week:

North Carolina 30, N.C. State 24

BOTTOM LINE: The Tar Heels (3-3) make their first football visit to Salt Lake City on a positive note, a thrilling win over rival North Carolina State.

Oct. 23

UNLV at Utah

5 p.m., KJZZ

Last week:

UNLV 24, BYU 20

BOTTOM LINE: The Rebels (2-4) are determined to send head coach John Robinson into retirement as a winner. Next up: New Mexico at home.

Oct. 30

Utah at San Diego St.

TBA

Last week:

Wyoming 20, San Diego St. 10

BOTTOM LINE: The Aztecs (2-3) came up short in Laramie. They'll return home to face Colorado State in the MWC's Disappointment Bowl on Saturday.

Colorado St. at Utah

TBA

Last week:

Colorado St.

bye

BOTTOM LINE: The Rams had a bye week following their home loss to BYU. Their hopes of salvaging the season begin this weekend at SDSU.

Nov. 13

Utah at Wyoming

TBA

Last week:

Wyoming 20, San Diego St. 10

BOTTOM LINE: The Cowboys are off to a 4-1 start, including last week's MWC win over SDSU. This week, they're headed to unpredictable BYU.

Nov. 20

BYU at Utah

TBA

Last week:

UNLV 24, BYU 20

BOTTOM LINE: The Cougars fell to 2-4 by opting to pass instead of run on UNLV last Friday. There were plenty of other mistakes as well in the surprising setback.