It's a new year for Utah football. The season is over, the dead period has almost ended, and Utah coaches are about to embark on the three week recruiting frenzy that leads up to signing day. Today, UteZone revisits the big board to take a closer look at the prospects that Ute fans should be aware of.
UteZone Top Ten
1 - Jay Tufele
Notes: Army All-American is down to Utah, USC, Michigan, Ohio State and BYU. Utah gets his last official on January 27.
2 - Jordan Lolohea
Notes: Top in-state DE is looking hard at Utah, Washington, Oregon and BYU. Utes have made him a priority recruit. He'll take his official in January.
3 - Daniel Green
Notes: Former USC commit has been hearing a lot from Utah in recent weeks, and he's listening. He's expected to take an official to SLC on January 13.
4 - Javelin Guidry
Notes: Former Houston commit and California speedster has Utes among his favorites. He'll take an official visit to Utah on January 13.
5 - Jhavonte Dean
Notes: Bama commit is looking hard at Utah, Arizona State, and Miami. He visited the Utes back in October.
6 - Marquise Blair
Notes: Supremely athletic JUCO safety can play SS or LB at the next level. Utah is looking to bring him in on a visit in January.
7 - Levani Damuni
Notes: High profile in-state LB prospect deciding between Utah, Stanford, Virginia, Utah State and BYU. Will visit Utes in January.
8 - Miki Suguturaga
Notes: Athletic Hawaii DE is deciding on offers from Virginia, Arizona State, Washington State, and Utah. Will visit Utah on January 27.
9 - Joe Tryon
Notes: Wazzu commit visited Utah in November and plans to visit the Cougars on January 13 and Oregon on January 20 before making his final decision.
10 - Eno Benjamin
Notes: Army All-American has narrowed his list to Utah, Arizona State, Texas, Missouri and Nebraska. He'll announce at this week's game.
Next In Line
11 - C.J. Verdell
12 - Beau Corrales
13 - Aliki Vimahi
14 - Noah Elliss
15 - Jax Wacaser
16 - Bryan Thompson
17 - Taniela Pututau
18 - George Moore
19 - Cyrus Habini-Likio
20 - Gavin Holmes
Missed the Cut: Wylan Free, Kevaughn Dingle, Mo Unutoa, BJ Thompson, Jaxson Kirkland, Juliano Falaniko, Elijah Blades, Leroy Henley, Nick Ford, Jalen McKenzie, DeAndre Wilder, DJ Johnson, Isaiah Dunn, Alden Tofa, Zimari Manning, Langi Tuifua