The 2017–18 Utah Utes women’s basketball team represents the University of Utah during the 2017–18 NCAA Division I women’s basketball season. The Utes, led by third year head coach Lynne Roberts, play their home games at the Jon M. Huntsman Center and are members of the Pac-12 Conference. They finished the season 18–14, 8–10 in Pac-12 play to finish in eighth place. They lost in the first round of the Pac-12 Women’s Tournament to Colorado. They received an automatic to the Women’s National Invitation Tournament where they defeated UNLV in the first round before losing to Kansas State in the second round.
|2017–18Utah Utes women’s basketball|
WNIT, Second Round
|2017–18 record||18–14 (8–10 Pac–12)|
|Home arena||Jon M. Huntsman Center|
|2017–18 Pac-12 Conference women’s basketball standings|
|No. 6 Oregon †||16||–||2||.889||33||–||5||.868|
|No. 15 Stanford||14||–||3||.824||24||–||11||.686|
|No. 9 UCLA||14||–||4||.778||27||–||8||.771|
|No. 13 Oregon State||14||–||4||.778||26||–||8||.765|
|† 2018 Pac-12 Tournament winner
As of 26 March 2018; Rankings from AP Poll
They finished the season 16–15, 5–13 in Pac-12 play to finish in a 4 way tie for ninth place. They lost in the first round of the Pac-12 Women’s Tournament to Arizona State. They were invited to the Women’s National Invitation Tournament where they lost to UC Davis in the first round.
|2017–18 Utah Utes women’s basketball team|