Friday October 31st, 2014

Utah Utes vs. Arizona State Sun Devils

Utah travels to Tempe on Saturday for a game against the Arizona State Sun Devils. First place in the Pac-12 South is on the line. Both teams are 6-1 on the season. ASU is 4-1 in the conference, while the Utes are 3-1. Utah narrowly defeated USC last weekend, 24-21, while the Sun Devils topped Washington in Seattle, 24-10. 

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

How to watch

Kickoff: 11 p.m. ET

Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.

TV coverage: Fox Sports 1

Radio: For a list of Arizona State affiliates, click here. For a list of Utah affiliates, click here.

Season recaps

Arizona State

10/25: Arizona State 24, Washington 10

Washington tied the game midway through the fourth quarter, but Arizona State took a seven-point lead on a Taylor Kelly touchdown pass with three minutes remaining. A 61-yard interception return for a touchdown by Armand Perry in the final minute sealed the game. Kelly had missed the team's last three games with a foot injury. 

10/18: Arizona State 26, Stanford 10

Arizona State knocked off then-No. 23 Stanford at home by shutting down the Cardinal offense. The Sun Devils allowed only 288 yards of total offense and recovered two fumbles. Quarterback Mike Bercovici completed 23 of 33 passes for 245 yards and a touchdown in the win.

10/4: Arizona State 38, USC 34

USC held a 34-25 lead with just 3:02 to play, but 17 seconds later, ASU's Mike Bercovici found Cameron Smith for a 73-yard touchdown to cut the lead to 34-32. Arizona State then forced a three-and-out. After a USC punt, Bercovici found Gary Chambers for a 26-yard gain. After a spike stopped the clock, Bercovici threw to the end zone as time ran out and the pass was caught by Jaelen Strong, giving Arizona State the victory. Bercovici finished with 510 passing yards and five touchdowns.

09/25: UCLA 62, Arizona State 27

The Arizona State offense outgained the UCLA offense, 626-580, and held a 17-6 lead early in the second quarter before the Bruins offense took over. Mike Bercovici made the start under center in place of the injured Taylor Kelly and finished with 488 passing yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions. Wide receiver Jaelen Strong finished the night with 146 yards on 12 catches. 

09/13: Arizona State 38, Colorado 24

Junior running back D.J. Foster ran for 147 yards and a touchdown. Three different wide receivers caught touchdowns from quarterback Taylor Kelly, who finished the game with 195 passing yards. The Sun Devils' defense forced three turnovers for the second straight game.

09/06: Arizona State 58, New Mexico 23

Arizona State forced three turnovers and held New Mexico to just 337 yards of total offense. D.J. Foster ran for 216 rushing yards and a touchdown. The Sun Devils finished the game with 423 rushing yards and six touchdowns as a team.

08/28Weber State 14, Arizona State 45

D.J. Foster paced the Sun Devils offense with 147 yards and three touchdowns on the ground, and wide receiver Jaelen Strong hauled in 10 catches for 146 yards. Arizona State outgained Weber State 570-380.


10/25: Utah 24, USC 21

Utah won the game on a one-yard touchdown pass from Travis Wilson to Kaelin Clay with eight seconds remaining. With the win, Utah became bowl eligible for the first time since 2011. The Utes' 6-1 start is their best since going 8-0 to start the 2010 season. It was Utah's first win over USC since 2001.

10/16: Utah 29, Oregon State 23 (2OT)

Running back Devontae Booker carried for 229 yards on 32 rushes, notching three touchdowns in a double-overtime victory. Booker helped Utah gain a 253-119 advantage in rushing yards over the Beavers. Linebacker Gionni Paul had 14 tackles and an interception, while Jared Norris and Jason Fanaika added 23 tackles and two tackles for a loss.

10/04: Utah 30, UCLA 28

Andy Phillips’s 29-yard field goal with 34 seconds left lifted the Utes to the win. Utah improved to 5-16 against Top 10 teams with a win over the then-No. 8 Bruins. The Utes had 10 quarterback sacks, their most in a game since they had 10 against UTEP in 1983.

09/27: Washington State 28, Utah 27

The Utes squandered a 17-point lead, with the Cougars taking their first and only lead on an 81-yard touchdown pass from Connor Halliday to Vince Mayle with 4:58 to go in the game. Devontate Booker rushed for 178 yards on 24 carries, his first career 100-yard game and the most by a Utah runner since John White had 185 against Washington State in 2011. Kaelin Clay tied the single-season school record with his third punt return touchdown of the season.

09/20: Utah 26, Michigan 10

Utah scored the last 16 points of the game to get the win and take a 2-1 series lead over the Wolverines. Kaelin Clay had a 66-yard punt return for a touchdown, his second touchdown in just six punt returns this season. Utah had 10 pass breakups, its most in a game since getting nine against BYU in 2011.

09/06: Utah 59, Fresno State 27

The Utes scored 50 points in back-to-back games for the first time since 2010.Travis Wilson was the first Utah quarterback to throw five touchdown passes in a game since Brian Johnson in 2008. Utah’s 13 tackles for loss were the most by the team since the Utes had 14 against New Mexico in 2010.

08/28: Utah 56, Idaho State 14

The Utes won their seventh straight opener and improved to 37-0 all-time against current members of the Big Sky. Eight different receivers caught passes for Utah. Kaelin Clay had a 46-yard touchdown on his first career punt return. It was Utah’s first punt return score since Shaky Smithson returned a punt for a touchdown in 2010.

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