The NCAA announced its multi-year Academic Performance Report (APR) for NCAA Division I schools today and the University of Utah was again near the top of the Pac-12 for APR success. The APR accounts for eligibility, retention and graduation of all student-athletes on scholarship, and provides a measure of each team's academic performance.
Season three of The Drive: Pac-12 Football will feature Utah and Oregon State, Pac-12 Networks' President Lydia Murphy-Stephans announced today.
For the sixth-consecutive year, 98-percent of Utah's football season ticket holders renewed their seats for the upcoming season, with more than 32,000 season tickets purchased.
After seeing four players selected in the 2015 NFL Draft--including three in the first three rounds--an additional three Utes have signed NFL free agent contracts.
Four former University of Utah football players were selected in this weekend's NFL Draft. Cornerback/safety Eric Rowe was picked by Philadelphia and defensive end/outside linebacker Nate Orchard was selected by Cleveland in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft on Friday. Utah offensive lineman Jeremiah Poutasi was chosen in the third round by the Tennessee Titans, while returner/wide receiver Kaelin Clay went to Tampa Bay in sixth round on Saturday.
Utah vs. Boise State
Wed., Dec. 22
5:00 p.m. PT
Las Vegas, NV
SAM BOYD STADIUM
Radio: ESPN 700