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Utah Sets Division I Record with 94-Point Win over Mississippi Valley State

The Utah Utes set a Division I men's basketball record for the largest margin of victory in a game featuring two D-I opponents, per the official NCAA March Madness Twitter account:

NCAA March Madness

ud83dudea8 NEW NCAA RECORD ud83dudea8 Utah's 94-point margin of victory is the highest ever over a D-1 opponent. ud83dude31

Utah beat visiting Mississippi Valley State 143-49, led by Timmy Allen's 26 points. Nine Utes scored in double figures, and Both Gach and Rylan Jones each had triple-doubles.

Per the Elias Sports Bureau (h/t ESPN Stats & Info), Gach and Jones' efforts marked the first time in 20 years a Division I team had two players record triple-doubles in the same game.