Utes 66, Rams 50
Key stretch: Trailing 42-41 midway through the second half, the Utes score 11 straight to take a 52-42 lead and break the game open.
Key stat: The Utes shot 60.9 percent in the second half when they outscored the Rams 43-26.
Top performance: Freshman Shaun Green scored 11 points, led the team with 5 assists and made a key block late in the game.
Overall record: 2-0
Up next: at Weber State Saturday, 7 p.m.