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New to Utah? Not a sports fan? This quiz will catch you up on the BYU-Utah rivalry

By Graham Dudley, KSL.com | Posted - Aug 29th, 2019 @ 3:09pm



SALT LAKE CITY — Tonight, the Utah Utes and BYU Cougars will meet on the gridiron for the 100th time.

Your co-workers are likely trash-talking, sharing hype videos, and rocking their red and blue. This is a big day for the state, and it's made even bigger this year by the two teams' first season-opening clash. But if you're like me and didn't grow up in Utah, the history of this rivalry can seem daunting and inscrutable.

Or maybe you just don't follow sports. Fair enough! Whatever your reason, there's no need to sit on the sidelines on this most "fan-tastic" of days. Take our "BYU-Utah for Dummies" quiz and discover the essential facts of Utah's biggest grudge match.

Who knows? With our help, you might be able to drop some knowledge on your diehard friends, stump the experts, and cheer like a true Utahn Thursday night at 8:15.

If the quiz doesn't work above, you can also find it here.

Graham Dudley

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