Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Utes Still Dangerous.(Sports)

Byline: MARK SMITH Of the Journal

So much for the Utah Utes tombstone. With many me included thinking the Utes (9-6) it might be in for a mediocre season, they showed they might still be the Mountain West Conference favorite after an 83-71 win against Wyoming on Monday night.

The Cowboys (9-4) appeared to be the class of the league heading into conference play, and many expected them to drop the Utes in Salt Lake City. There were, however, a couple of factors going against Wyoming, besides being on the road.

*The Utes with their 1950s hairdos had their dander up after the teams' last meeting an 88-61 Cowboys rout in Laramie late last season on national television that wasn't even as close as the final score. …

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