Defensive tackle Kelly Talavou is having a great season.
Oct. 9, 2006
SALT LAKE CITY -
> Utah (4-2, 2-0 MWC) begins a two-game road set this Saturday against Wyoming (2-4, 1-1 MWC) in Laramie. Game time is 1 p.m. in War Memorial Stadium. The game will be televised by the mtn., which is Channel 37 on the dial in Salt Lake City. It can also be heard on Sports Radio 700 the Zone.
> Utah has played Wyoming more than any other out-of-state football program. The Utes and Cowboys have played 78 times (Utah leads 47-30-1), which trails only the Utah-Utah State (106 games) and Utah-Brigham Young (87 games) series.
> Utah has won the last six games in its series with Wyoming. For more details on the Utah-Wyoming rivalry, see page two of this release.
> Utah is 2-1 on the road this season, beating Utah State (48-0) and San Diego State (38-7) and losing to UCLA (31-10).
> Utah is the only team in the country that has not allowed a sack.
> Eric Weddle needs two more interceptions to tie the school career interception record of 19.
> Louie Sakoda was named the MWC Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance against TCU last Thursday (more on Sakoda in Special Teams Notebook). It was the second such award for Sakoda this year and in his career.