Sidelined twice by season-ending injuries, Taryn Wicijowski is back for a sixth year at Utah, and is averaging a double-double as the Utes find their place in a competitive Pac-12.
Chiney Ogwumike had 23 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 6 Stanford to a 65-44 victory over Utah on Friday night.
Morgan Warburton scored 24 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:57 left, leading top-seeded Utah to the Mountain West Conference tournament title with a 63-58 victory over San Diego State on Saturday.
Shona Thorburn scored eight of her 21 points in the final 4.5 minutes and the fifth-seeded Utes rallied from a 15-point second-half deficit Saturday to beat No. 12 seed Middle Tennessee 76-71.
Kim Smith scored a season-high 29 points and had 13 rebounds to lead Utah to a 67-47 win over Air Force in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference.
Senior forward Kim Smith scored a season-high 29 points as Utah hung on against Eastern Michigan.