| 5–5–1 (2–3–1 WAC)|
| Ron McBride|
| Western Athletic Conference|
Wayne Howard (4th year)
The 1980 Utah Utes football team was an American football team that represented the University of Utah during the 1980 NCAA Division I-A football season. Head coach Wayne Howard led the team to a 2–3–1 mark in the WAC and 5–5–1 overall.
1980 Utah Utes football team Wikipedia
Three players went in the 1981 NFL Draft.