Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City; Friday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Utah gets the 2020-21 season underway by hosting the New Orleans Privateers. New Orleans went 9-21 last year and finished 11th in the Southland, while Utah ended up 16-15 and finished ninth in the Pac-12.
DID YOU KNOW: Utah held its 12 non-conference opponents to an average of just 69.3 points per game last season. The Runnin’ Utes offense scored 79.3 points per contest en route to a 9-3 record against non-Pac-12 competition. New Orleans went 0-6 against non-conference teams last season.