Travis Wilson threw for 302 yards and two touchdowns in the win
Talent runs deep on 2013 roster
Run game and defense perform well.
Scrimmage Saturday is open to the public.
Utes go at it for over 100 snaps on Friday afternoon.
Oct. 4, 2014
Utah vs. Michigan (USATSI)
Utah took on Idaho State to open the 2014 football season.
Utah vs. Stanford - USATSI Gallery
UTAH: All-American and Lou Groza candidate is a former five-year member of the U.S. Ski Team (2007-11) who had never played in a football game at any level prior to walking on at Utah ... before the 2013 season opener, his only kicking experience in a game was as a freshman on his high school soccer team.
2013-Third-team Freshman All-American (Athlon Sports) ... Lou Groza semifinalist ... honorable mention All-Pac-12 ... ESPN.com first-team Midseason All-American ... CBS.com second-team Midseason All-American ... Phil Steele first-team all-Pac-12 ... Pac-12 Player of the Week (vs. Stanford) ... made every field goal in the first six games (11-of-11), which tied the fourth-longest streak in school history ... made 17-of-20 field goals, including 9-of-11 from 40+ yards ... 17 field goals tied the fifth most in a season at Utah ... tied for second in the Pac-12 in field goal percentage (85%) ... tied for third in the Pac-12 in made field goals (17) ... first field goal attempt and make was from 45 yards against Utah State ... career-long 51-yard FG vs. Arizona State ... led Pac-12 in PATs, making 41-of-41 ... 10 PATs against Weber State was a school record ... led Utah in scoring (92 points) ... successfully executed 2-of-2 onside kicks (vs. USU and UCLA) ... performed 58 of Utah's 69 total kickoffs with 11 touchbacks and a 60.2 yard average.
PRIOR TO UTAH: Attended Westminster College in Salt Lake City as a part-time student (never enrolled full time) ... competed on the U.S. Ski Team as an alpine racer from 2007-2011 ... was the J2 Downhill National Champion in 2006 ... graduated from the Winter Sports School, a high school dedicated to elite winter sports athletes, in Park City, Utah ... attended three high schools: Waterford as a ninth grader, where he played soccer; Rowland Hall as a sophomore and junior; and the Winter Sports School his senior year.
PERSONAL: Son of Gregory and Cynthia Phillips ... both parents graduated from BYU ... two brothers and two sisters ... married to the former Megan Gee, a former Cougarette at BYU (she was the Cougarette president in 2011-2012) ... served an LDS church mission in Norway and speaks Norwegian ... U.S. Ski Team member from 2007-11 ... enjoys skiing, golf, wakeboarding and soccer ... business major ... full name is Andrew Dale Phillips ... born May 18, 1989.