The Utes clawed their way to victory over the pesky Falcons. But how does the game grade?
Final - 10.24.2009 1 2 3 4 OT Total Air Force Falcons 10 0 3 3 0 16 Utah Utes 6 0 10 0 7 23 Complete Coverage > We all knew it would be a tough one for the Utes; it was, as #18 Utah...
Utah had a history of blowing games against lesser opponents under Whittingham prior to 2008. But it ain't 2008 and can the Utes push beyond their dreaded past this week against Air Force?
#18 Utah Looks To Become Bowl Eligible With A Win Over Air Force. The Utes must play assignment sound football to beat the pesky Falcons.
Utah has had a history of struggling against Air Force. This week's game might be the most important in recent memory - as it marks the first real test the Utes have faced since their Oregon defeat.
|12:22 left: Utah Touchdown - 44-yard run by Eddie Wide. (kick failed).|
|6:40 left: Air Force Field Goal - 27-yarder by Erik Soderberg.|
|0:35 left: Air Force Touchdown - 1-yard run by Jared Tew. (Erik Soderberg kick).|
|9:39 left: Utah Touchdown - 90-yard pass from Terrance Cain to David Reed. (Joe Phillips kick).|
|7:15 left: Utah Field Goal - 31-yarder by Joe Phillips.|
|0:14 left: Air Force Field Goal - 22-yarder by Erik Soderberg.|
|6:29 left: Air Force Field Goal - 48-yarder by Erik Soderberg.|
|0:00 left: Utah Touchdown - 1-yard run by Eddie Wide. (Joe Phillips kick).|
|Team statistics||Air Force||Utah|
|Time of Possession||38:57||21:03|
|Punt Return Yards||35||11|