UTAH UTES

Utes Move Up One Spot In Latest AP Poll

Nov 3, 2019, 12:28 PM
Utah Utes running back Zack Moss (2) celebrates his touchdown with Utah Utes quarterback Jason Shel...
Utah Utes running back Zack Moss (2) celebrates his touchdown with Utah Utes quarterback Jason Shelley (15) in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019. Utah won 33-28. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)
(Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – After their win over the Washington Huskies, 33-28 on Saturday afternoon, the Utah Utes have moved up one spot in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll.

Utah moves up from No. 9 to No. 8 and are now just one spot behind Oregon, who remained at No. 7 with their dominating win over USC.

It’s the highest ranking for the Utes since October 18, 2015 when they were No. 3 in the country.

In the coaches poll, Utah moved up one spot from No. 10 to No. 9.

The first College Football Playoff rankings of the season will be released on Tuesday at 7 p.m. on ESPN.

Washington received just two votes after losing their second straight game for the first time since 2015. Oregon and Utah are the only two Pac-12 teams to be ranked in the top 25.

Here is the rest of the AP poll for Week 11 of the college football season:

  1. LSU (8-0)
  2. Alabama (8-0)
  3. Ohio State (8-0)
  4. Clemson (9-0)
  5. Penn State (8-0)
  6. Georgia (7-1)
  7. Oregon (8-1)
  8. Utah (8-1)
  9. Oklahoma (7-1)
  10. Florida (7-2)
  11. Baylor (8-0)
  12. Auburn (7-2)
  13. Minnesota (8-0)
  14. Michigan (7-2)
  15. Notre Dame (6-2)
  16. Wisconsin (6-2)
  17. Cincinnati (7-1)
  18. Iowa (6-2)
  19. Memphis (8-1)
  20. Kansas State (6-2)
  21. Boise State (21)
  22. Wake Forest (23)
  23. SMU (8-1)
  24. San Diego State (7-1)
  25. Navy (7-1)

Others receiving votes:
UCF (52), Texas (37), Indiana (27), Texas A&M (19), Oklahoma State (11), Louisiana Tech (7), Appalachian State (5), Washington (2), Pittsburgh (2), Iowa State (1), Virginia (1).

Utah will have a bye this week and will return to Rice-Eccles Stadium on Saturday, November 16 to face the UCLA Bruins. Game time and broadcast information will be announced on Monday.

  • Utah Utes Scoreboard

  • Utah Utes Team Leaders

  • Utah Utes Standings

Utah Utes

Utah Utes Sugar Bowl...
Michelle Bodkin

Countdown To Utah Football: The 2008 Season

This week the focus skipped ahead to the 2008 season on Crimson Corner, as host Michelle Bodkin brought in former linebacker Stevenson Sylvester who was a part of the Utes' second "BCS Busting" team.
11 hours ago
Big Ten - Kevin Warren...
Michelle Bodkin

Big Ten Lands Media Rights, What’s Next For The Pac-12?

The Big Ten finally has it's media rights numbers and it's a historic haul, but leaves a lot of questions as to what potentially could be next for the Pac-12 among other conferences.
1 day ago
Dalton Kincaid - Utah Utes vs. Weber State...
KSL Sports

60 in 60: #12 Utah’s Dalton Kincaid (Tight End)

Throughout the summer Hans & Scotty are counting down the top 60 college football players in the state of Utah as voted on by the media (and a fan ballot).
1 day ago
Cam Rising - Dalton Kincaid - Utah Utes - Colorado Buffaloes...
Michelle Bodkin

Tight Ends, Linebackers Stepping Up For Utes

The Utes are blessed with an abundance of talent at the tight end and linebacker spots and according to their position coaches, they have been stepping up big time.
1 day ago
Micah Bernard - Utah Utes...
Eric Jensen

Micah Bernard Looks Forward To Depth In Utah Running Back Room

Micah Bernard is ecstatic about the running back depth in the Utah backfield this season.
2 days ago
Solomon Enis - Utah Utes - SDSU Aztecs...
Michelle Bodkin

Bumphis, Utah Receivers Growing Together

Second-year wide receivers coach Chad Bumphis is out to change that perception, and by all accounts, his group is every bit as motivated as he is while they grow together
2 days ago
Utes Move Up One Spot In Latest AP Poll