The Utah Utes have added Dixie State to their schedule for the 2028 and 2030 seasons. Utah and Dixie State are scheduled to play on Thursday, August 31, 2028 and Thursday, August 29, 2030.
The 2020 season will mark the first year of a four year transition for Dixie State as they move from Division II to Division I.
Dixie State will compete at the Division I level beginning in 2020. They will compete in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) in all sports except football where they will compete as an Independent. The Trailblazers were part of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference (RMAC) through the 2019 season.
Utah currently has FCS opponents on their schedule through 2024. They will face Montana State (2020), Weber State (2021 and 2023), and Southern Utah (2022 and 2024).
Dixie State will begin their first Division I season on Saturday, September 5 at Southern Utah.