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Steve Luhm and Lya Wodraska
Steve Luhm and Lya Wodraska cover Utah State athletics for The Salt Lake Tribune. Lya Wodraska is on twitter at @LyaWodraska, Steve Luhm is on twitter at @sluhm
Updated on Jul 22, 2014 05:02PM

If you are a Utah State fan, you had to like the way coach Matt Wells and players Chuckie Keeton and Zach Vigil represented themselves here at the MWC media days in Las Vegas.
Wells made it cl...

Updated on Jul 15, 2014 05:06PM

Utah State players continue to pepper the preseason award lists with linebackers Kyler Fackrell and Zach Vigil being named to the Rotary Lombardi Award watch list, it was announced on Monday.

Updated on Jul 10, 2014 05:30AM
The football preseason award watch lists are rolling out and as expected Chuckie Keeton is getting his share of attention as the quarterback has been named to the College Football Performance Awards Q...

Updated on Jul 10, 2014 05:17AM
Utah State is holding two camps for runners from July 28-30 and July 28-31. The first is an open camp for high school runners while the select camp is for more experienced runners. The participants in...

Updated on Jul 9, 2014 05:59PM

Among a Utah receiving corps that underwhelmed last year, Dres Anderson stood out.

This fall, it seems the college football community is expecting an encore performance.

Updated on Jun 30, 2014 03:41PM
Chad Artist lives so close to Romney Stadium in Logan, from his home he could hear the cannon go off after touchdowns. Soon, the Logan standout hopes to be setting that thing off himself.
The 6-f...

Updated on Jun 23, 2014 01:22PM
Had a chance to catch up with Tyler Wilemon, the latest player to commit to the Aggies, during the weekend. The 6-foot-5, 290-pound offensive lineman at Saddleback Community College in Mission Viejo, ...

Updated on Jun 19, 2014 01:55PM

The Mountain West and ROOTS SPORTS announced Thursday they were teaming to broadcast eight football games regionally in 2014. However, Utah State isn't among the teams to be featured on the network...

Updated on Jun 18, 2014 04:30PM
Utah State continues to shore up its offense for the future with Tyler Wilemon, a 6-5, 290-pound offensive lineman at Saddleback Community College in Mission Viejo, Calif., committing to the Aggies on...

Updated on Jun 17, 2014 09:21PM
The Aggies landed an in-state recruit for their 2015 class Tuesday, with Payson standout Dalton Baker, a 6-foot-3 tight end/linebacker, announcing on his twitter page that he has committed to the Aggi...

Updated on Jun 17, 2014 09:15PM
The Aggies landed an in-state recruit for their 2015 class Tuesday, with Payson standout Dalton Baker, a 6-foot-3 tight end/linebacker, announcing on his twitter page that he has committed to the Aggi...

Updated on Jun 17, 2014 03:08PM
The Aggies were well represented in Athlon's Sports 2014 Preseason all-Mountain West teams with eight players being selected, highlighted by the inclusion of quarterback Chuckie Keeton.
Joining K...

Updated on May 28, 2014 03:12PM
Utah State is adding another name to the mix of quarterbacks hoping to star in the future with the news that Damion Hobbs is transferring from Oregon to Utah State.
Hobbs redshirted with Oregon l...

Updated on May 28, 2014 12:44PM
Utah State's men's tennis team completed its signing class with the addition of two transfers on Wednesday.
The Aggies announced the signings of Karan Salwan, a transfer from UNC Wilmington, and ...

Updated on May 21, 2014 02:43PM
Utah State's volleyball team starts its new era in the Wayne Estes Center on Aug. 29 when it opens the season by hosting Idaho State, Oregon State and Saint Mary's in a three-day tournament.
The ...

Updated on May 19, 2014 12:40PM
It has been a busy day for the Aggies' football program with Bojay Filimoeatu signing a free agent contract with Oakland and Quinton Byrd signing with Kansas City.
The Aggies also announced Jason...

Updated on May 19, 2014 03:11PM
Nic Bowens keeps bringing in the recognition for Utah State's track team as he was named the student-athlete of the week for the second week in a row following his performance at the 2014 MWC track me...

Updated on May 15, 2014 09:21PM
Utah State completed its women's tennis signing class for the 2014-15 season with the signing of Maggie O'Meara, a native of Austin, Texas.
Considered one of the top 150 players in the country, O...

Updated on May 15, 2014 03:05PM
The Aggies begin their competition in the 2014 MWC Track and Field championships in Laramie, Wyo., on Friday. They hope to build on their promising finishes in the indoor championships when the men pl...

Updated on May 15, 2014 05:08PM

Joey DeMartino has a list of guys he wants to talk to when he gets to Kansas City.

The Chiefs have more than a few talented guys at running back: Jamaal Charles, Knile Davis, Joe McKnight. B...

Updated on May 15, 2014 05:13PM

For so long, the NFL seemed so far away for D.J. Tialavea.

On Saturday, it arrived. And even the former Utah State tight end felt a little taken aback when the phone calls were pouring in.

Updated on May 15, 2014 05:13PM

Utah State sent a few defensive backs to the pros in the NFL Draft's fourth round, as safety Maurice Alexander went to the the St. Louis Rams, and

Updated on May 1, 2014 03:22PM
Former Utah State standout Maurice Alexander isn't picky, he just wants any shot at playing in the NFL. But if the St. Louis Rams make him their man in the upcoming NFL draft, well, he can't think of ...

Updated on Apr 29, 2014 02:08PM
Utah State football players Clayton Christensen, Jake Doughty, Jamie Markosian and Travis Reynolds have been named to the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame's 2014 NFF Hampshire Hon...

Updated on Apr 28, 2014 02:36PM
Utah State's men's tennis team has added to its future roster with the signing of Andrew Nakajima out of Beaverton, Oreg., on Monday.
He is rated as the No. 2 player in the state and the No. 8 pl...

Updated on Apr 23, 2014 08:56PM
Utah State has announced six Aggie road trips this summer. Various coaches and administrators will be in attendance at each location.
The series kicks off at Romney Stadium on May 1 and will be f...

Updated on Apr 23, 2014 08:49PM
Kudos to former Utah State standout Bobby Wagner, who received the Distinguished American Award at the Utah Chapter of the National Football Foundation's annual banquet this week.
Wagner was a 4-...

Updated on Apr 23, 2014 03:29PM
Utah State's first home game of the 2014 football season will be a night game as kickoff for the Sept. 6 contest against Idaho State is set for 6 p.m., it was announced Wednesday.
The Aggies open...

Updated on Apr 22, 2014 12:13PM
Utah State continues to address its biggest concern for the 2014 season with the signing of Tyler Floyd, a 5-foot-9, 185-pound corner out of Orlando, Fla., who excelled at Fullerton College in Califor...

Updated on Apr 19, 2014 06:48AM
Utah State's women's basketball team has expanded its signing class to seven with the addition of four players on Friday. You can read about the signings here.


Updated on Apr 17, 2014 03:45PM
Utah State will get plenty of national exposure for Chuckie Keeton and Co., next year as nine of its 13 games are scheduled for national TV.
The Mountain West Conference announced the remainder o...

Updated on Apr 17, 2014 03:27PM
Utah State's volleyball team added another local standout to its 2014 signing class with Shannon McPherron, a 6-foot middle blocker from Sandy, Utah, joining the team.
The Brighton High product h...

Updated on Apr 16, 2014 03:13PM
Utah State's Jennifer Schlott's collegiate playing days are over, but that doesn't mean her career is.
The guard will get her chance at a pro career with the Indiana Fever as she signed a contrac...

Updated on Apr 16, 2014 02:35PM
Utah State golfer Seokwon Jeon had quite the week, finishing in a tie for 11th with a 2-over 218 at the OGIO Intercollegiate event hosted by UC Santa Barbara at the Sandpiper Golf Club.
Jeon bega...

Updated on Apr 15, 2014 04:31PM

Logan • Rashad Hall really, really wanted to score the touchdown.

He knew his mom was in the stands. In the last scrimmage of the spring, this was his moment. The line had c...

Updated on Apr 12, 2014 06:39PM

It's the biggest afternoon of the spring for Utah State football.

A few thousand fans will file into the stands at Romney Stadium for a 2 p.m. kickoff. More than 100 recruits and their paren...

Updated on Apr 12, 2014 06:39PM

Utah State football already has its first-ever Sunday night game to look forward to in the 2014 season. On Thursday morning, the Aggies learned they'll also have...

Updated on Apr 5, 2014 05:23PM

Logan • Junior wideout Brandon Swindall has been making a steady push this spring to become the team's top receiving threat. That push continued Friday with his five-catch, 118-yar...

Updated on Apr 5, 2014 05:23PM

For years, Utah State fans have shouted it from the rafters, trying to catch the ears of anyone who will listen.

The Dee Glen Smith Spectrum is a great place to watch college basketball. May...

Updated on Mar 28, 2014 08:33PM
The Utah State Aggies continued to experiment with personnel changes Friday, moving junior linebacker La'Bradford Harold to running back.
The move was made on a day when coach Matt Wells was curt...

Updated on Mar 28, 2014 05:29PM

Get used to Kelvin Lee in the backfield. The defensive backfield.

It's an unforeseen switch for the 5-foot-10 Floridian, a running back entering his junior year. But the Aggies have plenty o...

Updated on Mar 26, 2014 05:01PM

The biggest news of the day was that quarterback Chuckie Keeton participated in one-on-one passing drills with his receivers, prior to going through his rehabilitation session with other injured pl...

Updated on Mar 22, 2014 04:46PM

Logan • It's as close as you get to real football in March.

Utah State will scrimmage for the first time tomorrow, running about 100 plays on Friday afternoon in an effort t...

Updated on Mar 18, 2014 05:08PM

Logan • Typically when a group of college-aged men returning from spring break, the average parent may fear the worst.

That may have crossed Matt Wells' mind before Tuesday'...

Updated on Mar 18, 2014 05:06PM

Utah State won't be in the postseason this March, but the Aggies have instead focused on rebuilding the team after the graduation of some big-time talent.

Updated on Mar 22, 2014 04:46PM

Logan • Think you can be the guy in charge of the NCAA Tournament seeding and the infamous "Bubble?" It's a heavy crown to wear.

A year from now,

Updated on Mar 12, 2014 04:42PM

Las Vegas • Taking a look around the national previews of the Mountain West Tournament,

Updated on Mar 12, 2014 07:19PM

Las Vegas • Let the record book show that Jen Schlott did not go quietly.

Let it reflect that the senior still left jaws slackened as she whipped up 20 points and 11 assists...

Updated on Mar 12, 2014 07:19PM

It's decided. Utah State will be going for its first-round ever win in the Mountain West conference tournament against a team it has already beaten twice this season.

The Aggies take on Colo...

Updated on Mar 12, 2014 07:19PM

Things are looking up for Utah State women's basketball.

After a sluggish start to conference play - not unlike the Aggie men - the Aggie women will get an opportunity to kick off the league...

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