Game Review: UTAH VS IDAHO STATE

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Utah kicks off the season with a nice warm up win over Idaho State, however, the real test begins against Fresno State.

The Utes delivered a convincing 42 point trouncing of the Idaho State Bengals in their home opener. With the "gimme" game now out of the way, Utah must now gear up for a stretch of 11 games where each will offer a unique and difficult set of challenges. OFFENSE The offense under Travis Wilson got off to a slow start in their first series, but they soon settled down on their way to a blowout lead by halftime. Wilson looked efficient, completing 13 of 18 throws for 265 yards and a touchdown while running for another. He also looked as healthy as he’s ever been, which is good news after last year's medical scares, but he still looked uncomfortable in the pocket at times and completed several throws to tight end Westlee Tonga while on the run. Wilson is clearly the starter, but Kendal Thompson looked pretty good despite a rough opening series. His numbers weren’t spectacular going 6-10 passing but he was excellent at running the read option. If Travis Wilson can get to the point where...

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