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Utah vs. Colorado Postgame Notes




Nov. 30, 2013

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Utah ends its season with a 5-7 record (2-7 Pac-12).

Utah held Colorado to only 48 yards rushing. It was the fifth time this year that the Utes have held a team under 100 yards rushing

Colorado's Paul Richardson, who entered the game averaging of 117.2 yards receiving, was held to just four catches for 54 yards, his second-lowest receiving total this year.

Dres Anderson became the seventh Ute in school history to reach 1,000 yards receiving with 94 yards on seven catches. He has 1,002 receiving yards this season, which ranks seventh in school history.

Kelvin York had his first career 100-yard rushing game with 132 yards on 31 carries, including a pair of rushing touchdowns (six yards and one yard). It was the best game by a running back this season and Utah's second-best rushing game of the year. Over the last two games (Washington State and Colorado) York has had 230 rushing yards and four touchdowns. He had 237 rushing yards and two touchdowns his first seven games of the season.

Adam Schulz went 19-for-33 for 233 yards (one touchdown, one interception). It is his second career 200-yard game.

Jake Murphy had a career-high eight catches for 93 yards receiving, scoring his fifth touchdown of the season on a 16-yard catch in the first quarter.

Tom Hackett placed two of his five punts inside the five-yard line, with a punt down at the five-yard line in the second quarter and a punt at the one in the third quarter. He has 11 punts inside the 10-yard line this season. He had two punts of 50+ yards to give him 19 for the season, which is tied for third-most all-time at Utah. Hackett averaged 44.1 yards per punt (seven punts, 309 yards).

Andy Phillips made a 46-yard field goal in the fourth quarter. He is 17-of-20 in field goals this season and 9-of-11 from 40+ yards. His 17 field goals is tied for fifth-most in a season at Utah.

Trevor Reilly led Utah and tied his career high with 14 tackles. It is the fourth time this year he has led Utah in tackles, and the fourth time he has been in double-digit tackles this season. He also sealed the game with an interception on Colorado's last offensive possession of the contest, his second career interception.

Jason Whittingham recorded 10 tackles, his fourth double-digit tackle game of the year.

Keith McGill had two pass breakups to bring his season total to 12, which is tied for the fourth-most all-time in a season at Utah, and the most in a season since Eric Weddle had 12 pass breakups in 2005.

Attendance was 45,023, Utah's 25th-straight sellout.

 

 

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