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Utah football » The Utes must win four of their next five games to become bowl eligible.

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Nevertheless, the Utes know they have a long way to go, but the season is short.

"I said a few weeks ago too, it was do or die," Murphy said. "But now we’re getting down to it. There is no time to waste."

At a glance

Utah’s remaining schedule

The Utes have to win four of their next five games to become bowl eligible. Here is a look at the teams left on the schedule and The Tribune’s projection for the Utes.

Date Opponent Records Projection for Utes

Sat. California 3-5, 2-3 W O-line gave up four sacks to Stanford

Nov. 3 Wash. St. 0-4, 2-5 W New coaching staff hasn’t been able to bring new results

Nov. 10 at Washington 3-4,1-3 L Offense struggling like Utah’s, averaging just 20.7 points

Nov. 17 Arizona 4-3, 1-3 W Has played tough since suffering 49-0 blowout by Oregon

Nov. 23 at Colorado 1-6, 1-3 W Giving up 42.6 points a game

Offensive offenses

After facing some of the best offenses in the Pac-12, the Utes finish their schedule facing some of the worst. Here is how the offenses stack up in scoring in the Pac-12.

School Average points

1. Oregon 51.0

2. Arizona 39.14

3. ASU 37.7

4. USC 34.9

5. UCLA 31.7

6. Stanford 27.4

School Average points

7. Oregon St. 26.2

8. Cal 25.6

9. Washington St. 21.1

10. Washington 20.7

11. Utah 20.1

12. Colorado 18.7

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