| Pacific Division|
Ron McBride (9th year)
| 7–4 (5–3 WAC)|
Tommy Lee (1st year)
| Western Athletic Conference|
Kyle Whittingham (4th year)
The 1998 season was Utah's last in the Western Athletic Conference - the following year, the newly created Mountain West Conference began play. This was also the first season in the newly rebuilt Rice–Eccles Stadium.
1998 Utah Utes football team Wikipedia
One player was selected in the 1999 NFL Draft.