The Thunder (5-1, 2-0 3AA South) face rival Dixie (3-3, 2-0) in a game that will go a long way toward deciding the region title Friday at 7 p.m. MT in the KSL Game of the Week. The game will be streamed live on ksl.com, with a half-hour pregame show.
This week's schedule gets underway with two Friday night matchups: Washington vs. Stanford and BYU vs. Toledo. On Saturday, Utah and Utah State take to the road to take on Cal and Boise State, while the featured game of the week is a highly anticipated showdown between No. 3 Louisville and No. 5 Clemson.
After beating Oregon State handily, Boise State is back in the national polls as it comes in at 24 in the most recent AP poll. It is led by the trio of quarterback Brett Rypien, tailback Jeremy McNichols and wide receiver Thomas Sperbeck.
Arizona native Ashley Hatch and former Bountiful High star Elena Medeiros arrived at BYU from different places, but the two roommates had the same goals: Win a West Coast Conference title. Advance in the NCAA tournament.