WIMBLEDON, London -- Andy Murray may not be a superstitious man but his win over Yen-Hsun Lu could prove to be a good omen.The world No.2 recovered from being broken in the first game Thursday afternoon to power to a 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 victory on Centre Court. The significance? He beat the same player in straight sets on his way to winning Wimbledon in 2013.Murray, who next faces Australian John Millman, is yet to drop a set at these Championships -- a contrast to the French Open where he won in five sets in his first two matches.Ive started well here quite a few times over the years, he told a press conference. I dont know if this is the best one or not. But today was, for sure, a good match, an improvement from the first round, against a guy who has won a lot of matches on the grass recently.I was just happy that I improved as the match went on. Hopefully I start the next match like I finished this one and keep it going.With his family close by, Murray looks to be in a good place at the moment. Fresh off his best clay-court season and a record fifth Queens title, and with Ivan Lendl back in his camp, he seems relaxed and his kept his cool on court.Lu, who beat Murray at the Beijing Olympics in 2008, is no pushover and has enjoyed some decent results at Wimbledon. He became the first man from Asia the reach the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam in 15 years here in 2010, shocking Andy Roddick in a five-setter as an unseeded player.But from 3-1 down in the first set against the world No.76 from Taipei, Murray dropped just three more games in the rest of the match to reach the third round.Murray and Millman have played once before, at the Australians home tournament in Brisbane, a clash the Scot won in three sets in 2013.I didnt know him before we played in Brisbane, Murray told a press conference. I knew it was his hometown. 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Shyne was promoted to starter last week and went down immediately after becoming the first Utes back to rush for 100 yards in a game this season. He finished with 101 yards and a touchdown on 19 carries.Shyne will miss the spring session, also.The sophomore was the fourth Utah running back to go down this season, and he wasnt the only one Saturday. Junior Jordan Howard became No. 5 after making his debut at running back following Shynes injury. Whittingham didnt specify the injury, but Howard cannot play this week against Oregon State.Game 1 starter Joe Williams retired after two games due to injuries.Were down to our sixth running back now, I guess you could say, Whittingham said. Its been a little bit of a mystery this year as far as the injuries. But you just deal with it and move on. Well figure it out. Dont have an answer for you right now. We will have answer very soon.Where that answer will come from may be more of a mystery. Freshman Zack Moss will be a game-time decision after missing the last game and junior Troy McCormick also missed last week. Shyne, Moss, McCormick and Williams have combined for 88.2 percent of Utahs rushing yards this season.Whittingham said theyre exploring all options. The coaching staff is considering a position switch for someone who has previous experience at running back in high school or junior college. Reaching out to Williams to see if he could un-retire is even on the table.The play-calling is likely to be affected, also.That will come into play as well, Whittingham said. Maybe more the quarterback-run game as well. We just have to look for any and all answers because right now its a pretty desperate situation at running back.Moss is listed atop the depth chart this week, buut theres no certainty that hell be available.dddddddddddd Redshirt freshman Marcel Manalo is listed as No. 2, but last game was his first career action and he still hasnt had a carry. 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We may have to make a couple of tweaks here and there, but Im sure well stick with what has been working all season. ... We just have to do a little more as an offense, period.Injuries to the backs arent the only challenges for the run game. Center J.J. Dielman, a three-year starter, was lost for the season two weeks ago and backup Lo Falemaka was unable to play against Arizona because of a leg injury. Senior Nick Nowakowski got the start.The Utes have also lost defensive end Kylie Fitts and tight end Siale Fakailoatonga to injuries. Other starters on the defensive line, in the secondary and at receiver have also missed games due to injury.Worst I can remember, Whittingham said. Ive been in it a lot of years and I cannot remember a year with this many injuries. The sheer amount of injures that weve had. ' ' '
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