Kickoff is 12 pm MT on CBS, Saturday in El Paso
Utes Place 11 on All-Pac-12 Conference Teams
Utes put three-game win streak on the line.
UTAH: Excellent cover corner earned honorable mention all-Pac-12 honors in his first year as a starter ... had five interceptions and seven pass breakups in two seasons ... has 4.35 40 speed.
2011-Honorable mention all-Pac-12 ... started all 13 games ... four interceptions was tied for the most in the Pac-12 and tied for 22nd in the nation ... tied for fourth in the conference and 38th nationally in interceptions per game (0.31) ... 39 tackles and four pass breakups ... named National Defensive Player of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards against UCLA with two interceptions, one which was returned 67 yards for a touchdown ... 57-yard interception return with a pass breakup and three tackles against Arizona ... season-high four tackles in four games ... 34-yard interception return and a pass breakup against Pitt ... recovered a fumble against USC.
2010-Played in all 13 games and was frequently the first defensive substitute ... 19 tackles with one sack ... four tackles (including a 4-yard sack) and three pass breakups against Iowa State ... interception was against Colorado State.
PRIOR TO UTAH: Fullerton College team captain had 17 solo tackles, returned an interception for a touchdown and had three pass breakups in 2008 ... Fullerton, the Southern California Football Association (SCFA) champion, won the National Bowl and made it to the SoCal Championship semi-finals ... also all-conference in track ... ran the 100-meters in 10.3 seconds and was clocked at 20.98 seconds in the 200 meters ... prepped at Everglades High (Fla.), where he was second team all-state by the Sun-Sentinel and the Miami Herald ... 13 interceptions in three years, including five in both his sophomore and junior seasons ... Everglades was the 6A District II champ in 2005 ... also lettered in track.
PERSONAL:: Son of Kenneth Black and Rosalind Maxwell ... mother and father were born in Jamaica, where his father resides ... three brothers and a sister ... plans to return to school later to finish one required class for a degree in human development and family studies ... born Oct. 31, 1988.
YEAR G/GS UT AT TOT TFL SACK PBU INT
2010 13/0 15 4 19 1.0-4 1.0-4 3 1 2011 13/13 20 19 39 0-0 0-0 4 4 Totals 26/13 35 23 58 1.0-4 1.0-4 7 5