Utah leads first-team selections.
Game kicks off at 7:45 p.m. in Rice-Eccles Stadium
Jon Hays throws for two touchdowns and 196 yards in 24-21 victory.
Utes have firepower on offense, defense
UTAH: Recovery from knee injury will determine his contributions ... missed spring ball after undergoing a second surgery to the knee he injured last fall ... has all-conference potential as a punt returner and is also considered one of Utah's up-and-coming receivers.
2011-Played in four games before suffering a season-ending knee injury against Arizona State ... played primarily on special teams as a punt return specialist ... nine punt returns for 113 yards (12.6 average) ... three punt returns for 41 yards against BYU ... two punt returns for 34 yards against Arizona State, including a season-long 30-yard return ... three punt returns for 32 yards vs. Montana State ... had a 23-yard kickoff return and a 13-yard reception against Washington.
HIGH SCHOOL: All-state receiver as a senior in 2010 ... three-time all-district kick and punt returner ... 45 receptions for 1,076 yards and eight touchdowns his senior year ... McDonogh 35 HS (La.) was the 2009 10-4A champion ... also lettered in track ... made the Principal's honor roll and Maroon honor roll.
PERSONAL: Son of the late Charles Thomas and Nadine Henderson ... father played football at Southeastern Louisiana ... mother has a master's degree in social work from Southern University-New Orleans ... two brothers and two sisters ... has not declared a major ... born Feb. 3, 1993.