Darryl Poston and the Utes host Colorado State Saturday.
Nov. 6, 2006
> Utah (5-4, 3-2 MWC) returns from a one-week break from competition to play Colorado State (4-5, 1-4 MWC) this Saturday ... Game time is noon (MT) in Salt Lake City ... The game will be televised by VERSUS, which can be found in Salt Lake City on cable (Channel 34 and Channel 404), DirecTV (608) and Dish Network (151) ... It can also be heard on Sports Radio 700 the Zone ... Tickets for the Utah-CSU game are available online (Utahtickets.com), at the Rice-Eccles Stadium box office and by phone (801-581-UTIX).
> Utah can become bowl eligible by winning one of its remaining three games. Two of the games are at home (CSU on Nov. 11 and Brigham Young on Nov. 25). Utah also has a road game against Air Force (Nov. 18).
> Utah has played in three straight bowls, made postseason play in four of the last five years and is 4-0 in bowl games since 2001.
> Ute quarterback Brett Ratliff was named Mountain West Conference co-Offensive Player of the Week for his work against UNLV on Oct. 28. Ratliff completed 19-of-23 passes for 268 yards and four touchdowns (no interceptions) to lead Utah to a 45-23 victory.