Social Reaction: Utah Dominates Arizona For Second Straight Win

Oct 15, 2018, 6:34 PM | Updated: 6:40 pm
Arizona Wildcats head coach Kevin Sumlin and Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham shake hands afte...
Arizona Wildcats head coach Kevin Sumlin and Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham shake hands after the Utes won 42-10 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. (Spenser Heaps/Deseret News)
(Spenser Heaps/Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Utah Football team handled the Arizona Wildcats, 42-10 on Friday night at Rice Eccles Stadium.

Social media was buzzing as the Utes dominated the game from the opening kickoff.

KSL TV’s Nadine Wimmer took the night off to catch the Utah game.

Utes Win Big At Home

The Utah faithful were happy with the win as the Utes won their second straight game and improved to 4-2 on the season.

Tyler Huntley’s Big Performance

After posting 201 passing yards on 14-of-19 completions with two touchdowns, also running the ball 11 times for 64 yards and one more score, Tyler Huntley was awarded the game ball after the victory.

Britain Covey High School Flashback

Beginning of the second half, the fans witnessed a great trick play as Utah quarterback Tyler Huntley pitched the ball to running back Zack Moss, who handed it off to wide receiver Britain Covey. He threw the ball downfield to Huntley for a 58-yard touchdown.


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Whittingham Win No. 200

The win on Friday night marked head coach Kyle Whittingham’s 200th victory as an assistant coach or head coach at Utah. Whittingham is in his 25th season on the hill and 14th season as the head coach.

Utah will look to win their third consecutive game on Saturday when they host USC at Rice Eccles Stadium. Kickoff is at 6 p.m. on the Pac-12 Network.

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