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Honor roll: Awards won by the Utes in 2008-09

Individual awards won by the Utes in 2008-09

KYLE WHITTINGHAM

• AFCA National Coach of the Year

• Mountain West Conference Coach of the Year

LOUIE SAKODA, P/K

• Utah's first unanimous All-American

• First-team All-American (Associated Press, American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), Walter Camp Foundation, Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and Sporting News.)

• MWC Special Teams Player of the Year

• Senior Bowl invitee

• NCAA Today's Top VIII Award

• 2008 National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete • All-MWC first team (kicker, punter)

BRIAN JOHNSON, QB

• MWC Offensive Player of the Year

• Sugar Bowl Most Outstanding Player

• All-MWC first team

ZANE BEADLES, OL

• All-MWC first team

ROBERT CONLEY, OL

• All-MWC first team

PAUL KRUGER, DE

• All-MWC first team

BRICE MCCAIN, CB

• All-MWC first team

SEAN SMITH, CB

• All-MWC first team

FREDDIE BROWN, WR

• All-MWC second team

KOA MISI, DE

• All-MWC second team

STEVENSON SYLVESTER, LB

• All-MWC second team

ZANE TAYLOR, OL

• All-MWC honorable mention

DAVID REED, KR

• All-MWC honorable mention

GREG NEWMAN, DL

• All-MWC honorable mention

MIKE WRIGHT, LB

• All-MWC honorable mention

TEAM ACCOLADES

• Bowl Championship Series

• Only undefeated team in the nation

• Best rankings in school history — No. 2 (AP) and No. 4 (USA Today)

• Longest active win streak in nation (14 games)

• School-record 13 wins in a season

• Nation's longest current bowl win streak (eight straight)

• 4-0 vs. Top 25 teams (Alabama, BYU, Oregon State, TCU)

• 6-0 vs. bowl teams

• Outright conference champions