Dejected doesn't even begin to describe the mood of Utah coach Kyle Whittingham and the Utah players in the post-game interview session Saturday following the loss to Arizona State.
As defender Trevor Reilly aptly put it, the 20-19 loss was "hard" and "sucked." Add "heart-wrenching to that description as well.
Utah's fourth-quarter collapse denied the Utes a much-needed win to stop their losing streak and keep their bowl hopes strong.
Instead the Utes must prepare for Oregon wondering if their offense will ever return to the efficiency of the first few games.
The latest problem, Utah's poor offensive line play, is a troubling and mysterious issue.<