Final -- Utah Utes 42, Colorado Buffs 35

FOURTH QUARTER

CU's final drive ends with Nick Hirschman's fourth interception of the game. Buffs finish 1-11 overall and 1-8 in the Pac-12.

Utah Utes 42, Colorado Buffs 35

And Utah's Reggie Dunn answers with a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown to give the Utes the lead with 8:12 left.

Utah Utes 35, Colorado Buffs 35

Marques Mosley takes the kickoff back 100 yards, and Will Oliver's extra point makes the score 35-35 with 8:25 left. This was CU's first non-offensive score of the year.

Utah Utes 35, Colorado Buffs 28

Travis Wilson runs for a 9-yard touchdown to give Utah the lead back. The four-play, 30-yard drive was set up by Nick Hirschman's third interception of the day. The Utes only had a total of four interceptions in their previous 11 games.

Colorado Buffs 28, Utah Utes 28


Utah answers with a 12-play, 75-yard drive capped with an 11-yard touchdown run by John White, who has 168 yards rushing on 20 attempts. Jake Murphy threw a pass to David Rolf for the 2-point conversion to tie the score with 10:50 remaining.

THIRD QUARTER

Colorado Buffs 28, Utah Utes 20

Nick Hirschman threw a 34-yard screen pass to Alex Wood on a third-and-10 to set up a 5-yard touchdown run by Donta Abron to give the Buffs an eight-point lead with just over a minute left in the third quarter. Another long drive for CU -- 71 yards in eight plays.

Colorado Buffs 21, Utah Utes 20

The Buffs take their first second-half lead since the end of the Washington State game on a 3-yard touchdown run by Tony Jones. Nick Hirschman connected on a 37-yard pass to Tyler McCulloch and Nick Kasa converted a key third down with a nice catch in the red zone during the 10-play, 80-yard drive that took 3:21.

Utah Utes 20, Colorado Buffs 14

Coleman Petersen hits a 37-yard field goal to give Utah a 20-14 lead on the opening drive of the second half. John White broke off runs of 14, 18 and 15 yards to set up the score.

SECOND QUARTER

Utah Utes 17, Colorado Buffs 14

Nick Hirschman caps an 11-play, 76-yard drive with a 1-yard touchdown run to get the Buffs within a field goal at the intermission.

Utah Utes 17, Colorado Buffs 7

After Nick Hirschman was intercepted by Eric Rowe, the Utes went on a 6-play, 47-yard scoring drive capped with a 4-yard touchdown run by Kelvin York.

FIRST QUARTER


Utah Utes 10, Colorado Buffs 7

After a fumble by Donta Abron, Utah went on a six-play, 29-yard drive capped with a 21-yard field goal to take the lead just before the end of the quarter.

Utah Utes 7, Colorado Buffs 7

Nick Hirschman caps a 12-play, 75-uard drive with an 8-yard touchdown pass to Nelson Spruce to tie the score 7-7 with 8:55 left in the quarter. CU benefited from a roughing the punter call against Utah on a fourth-and-25.

Utah Utes 7, Colorado Buffs 0

Hirschman's first pass of the game was intercepted by Trevor Reilly to set up a one-play, 16-yard touchdown drive for Utah (Travis Wilson pass to Dres Anderson) to give the visitors a 7-0 lead with 14:16 left in the first quarter.