The Ducks fell short in their fourth straight match against a ranked opponent, dropping a four-set contest to No. 24 Washington State in Pullman
The Oregon volleyball team lost in three sets Sunday at Matthew Knight Arena.
Oregon grabbed momentum in the early going Friday before losing in four sets to the Cardinal at home.
An all-American as a libero last season, Brooke Nuneviller has found a new home as a hitter for the Ducks, who host Stanford on Friday (7 p.m. PT, ESPN2).
Oregon won the first two games, saw Utah force a fifth and then pulled out a thrilling victory before a packed house at Matthew Knight Arena.
The No. 24 Ducks came up just short in a five-set Civil War marathon against Oregon State on Thursday night in Corvallis.