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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 Aug 29, 2014 10:50AM
The Aggies might be traveling across the country for their opener, but USU fans have plenty of ways to follow their team.
The game will be televised nationally on the SEC Network, which unlike th...

Updated on Aug 29, 2014 06:14AM
Utah State's football players and coaches said this week they don't think they will be affected by Tennessee's loud crowd. But that might be easier said than done.
The Vols have sold out their op...

Updated on Aug 28, 2014 07:51PM

Track standout Utah State track athlete Chari Hawkins was named a recipient of the NCAA Student-Athlete Sportsmanship Award on Thursday.


Updated on Aug 28, 2014 11:41AM
Some of the picks are coming in for Sunday's opener between the Aggies and Tennessee Vols. Here is one from FOX Sports that Aggie fans will like.
I have a hunch the presence of Chuckie Keeton, ...

Updated on Aug 27, 2014 02:14PM
Want to know what it is like to be a student-athlete at Utah State? The school has released a slick video of a behind-the-scenes look at what the school offers. The 8-minute video features quarterback...

Updated on Aug 27, 2014 10:38AM
Quick reminder from USU that tickets are available for the Hall of Fame induction ceremony and dinner scheduled for Sept. 5. More details are available on the website....

Updated on Aug 27, 2014 10:25AM
USU basketball coach Stew Morrill paid the football team a visit after practice to give the Aggies a little boost as they prepare for Tennessee.
Check out the video of his talk here.


Updated on Aug 27, 2014 10:19AM
Each week the beat writers who cover Mountain West teams compile a notebook that is shared among the writers.
Here is this week's installment for the fans out there who go by the philosophy of "kn...

Updated on Aug 25, 2014 03:23PM
Utah State's cross country teams are ranked 11th in the Mountain Regional Preseason team the U.S. Track & Field Coaches Association announced Monday.
The USU women's team finished fifth and the m...

Updated on Aug 25, 2014 05:14PM

The Aggies sound like a team that is confident, but not too confident, heading into their season opener at Tennessee during Monday's press conference.
Utah State coach Matt Wells spoke of the...

Updated on Aug 23, 2014 05:38AM
The Aggies' soccer team lost its opener Friday with the No. 23 Arkansas Razorbacks taking a 3-1 win over the Aggies. It marked the Aggies' first loss in a season opener since losing to Idaho State 2-1...

Updated on Aug 21, 2014 09:08PM
Utah State's gymnastics schedule has been released, which features five meets in the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, including the home opener against Air Force on Jan. 9.
It marks the first time the Ag...

Updated on Aug 21, 2014 02:39PM
Utah State's gymnastics team received some good news Thursday with its conference, the Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference, being officially sanctioned by the NCAA.
Sanctioned sports and conference...

Updated on Aug 21, 2014 01:31PM
Utah State's cross country team was picked to finish fifth in the Mountain West preseason poll, released Thursday.
Last year the women's team finished fifth and the men's sixth in the MWC.

Updated on Aug 21, 2014 11:14AM
Utah State softball is hosting some tryouts for walk-ons Friday at LaRee and LeGrand Johnson field starting at 4 p.m.
Players must be full-time students to be eligible and contact softball coach ...

Updated on Aug 21, 2014 05:38AM
It appears Utah State's defense will get some much anticipated help in the near future with David Moala, a 6-foot-2, 310-pound defensive tackle, tweeting that he was finally in Logan late Wednesday ni...

Updated on Aug 20, 2014 09:57AM
Utah State's soccer team kicks off the season, pun intended, with road matches at Arkansas on Friday and Missouri State on Sunday. The Aggies played Weber State to a 1-1 result in an exhibition match ...

Updated on Aug 20, 2014 09:47AM
Heads up for Aggie fans hoping to take in some of the few remaining practices scheduled for camp, with the Aggies turning their attention to Tennessee, coach Matt Wells has decided to close practice t...

Updated on Aug 19, 2014 01:00PM
Sprinting for seats in Romney Stadium has always been a fun but rather dangerous part of home football games for Aggie students.
But entrance into the stadium is changing this year in an effort t...

Updated on Aug 19, 2014 12:34PM
The Aggies' volleyball team, which is holding its annual Blue-White scrimmage tonight at 7 p.m. at the Wayne Estes Center, was picked to finish third in the Mountain West preseason poll while hitter E...

Updated on Aug 19, 2014 12:32PM
On Thursday, the Aggies' tennis team will host a clinic Salt Lake City starting at 5:45 p.m. at the Salt Lake Tennis Club. The clinic is open to all ages and skill levels for a cost of $20.
For m...

Updated on Aug 18, 2014 08:33PM

The Aggies closed out their two-a-day on Monday with an eye toward Tuesday's 6 p.m. scrimmage, which will serve as the final evaluation for the coaches as they define the depth charts.
"We ne...

Updated on Aug 17, 2014 08:28PM
The Aggies received one vote in the AP poll released Sunday, which was at least one more than Tennessee, their opponent in the season opener, received.
Florida State, Alabama, Oregon, Oklahoma an...

Updated on Aug 16, 2014 10:35PM
Utah State coach Matt Wells is obviously disappointed the Aggies won't have the services of linebacker Alex Huerta this season after Huerta had surgery to repair his injured shoulder.
However, We...

Updated on Aug 15, 2014 09:03PM

Utah State coach Matt Wells is calling on Aggie fans to fill the lower bowl Saturday when the Aggies scrimmage at 6 p.m. at Romney Stadium.
The scrimmage is the highlight of the day for Aggie...

Updated on Aug 15, 2014 02:47PM
Utah State's soccer team will be in action this weekend as it plays Weber State at noon on Saturday at WSU's Wildcat soccer field in an exhibition contest.
Last year the Wildcats beat the Aggies ...

Updated on Aug 15, 2014 11:45AM
The Aggies are working hard in camp, but the preseason isn't without its fun. Utah State coaches participated in an ice bucket challenge to raise awareness for the ALS Association, a charity dedicated...

Updated on Aug 15, 2014 10:29AM
Sounds like the Tennessee Vols have settled on a quarterback as coach Butch Jones announced Thursday senior Justin Worley will start against Utah State when the teams meet on Aug. 31.
Jones said ...

Updated on Aug 14, 2014 09:33PM
Utah State fans will get their chance to pepper their lunch, and pepper coach Matt Wells with questions, during several luncheons scheduled for the season.
The Aggies will hold their first kickof...

Updated on Aug 14, 2014 09:29PM
Quarterback Chuckie Keeton was among the 32 quarterbacks named to the Manning Award Watch List.
Keeton has also been named to the Heismanpundit/ Heisman Trophy, Watch List, the Davey ...

Updated on Aug 14, 2014 09:27PM
Travis Seefeldt had one of the best hits in Tuesday's scrimmage and the junior defensive lineman was at it again with solid play on Thursday as he was named the Defensive Player of the Day following t...

Updated on Aug 13, 2014 08:42PM
After an intense scrimmage Tuesday and with a two-a-day planned for Thursday, the Aggies went a little light Wednesday and focused on special teams in a short practice.
"I really liked how they c...

Updated on Aug 13, 2014 01:45PM
Utah State's soccer team has been picked to finish fifth in the Mountain West as determined by a coaches' poll.
Two-time defending champion San Diego State was picked to win the league again with...

Updated on Aug 12, 2014 10:51PM
From Chuckie Keeton to Joe Hill and Hunter Sharp, the Aggies' offense had a strong showing in the first scrimmage of the year Tuesday.
Keeton finished 16-of-22 for 180 yards with two touchdowns w...

Updated on Aug 11, 2014 09:23PM
The Aggies' first two-a-day was a hard but productive one in the estimation of coach Matt Wells, who liked the team's focus.
"The execution wasn't as sharp at times with the twos and threes, we n...

Updated on Aug 11, 2014 09:21PM
Congrats to former Utah State player Jennifer Schlott who has signed a one-year deal to play for Tapiolan Honka in Finland.
Schlott, who broke the Mountain West single season record for points s...

Updated on Aug 11, 2014 09:44AM
If you want to know what to expect out of the USU football team, then pay attention this week, because it's about to get very real for the Aggies.
The Aggies have a jam-packed week ahead with two...

Updated on Aug 8, 2014 12:40PM
None of Utah State's school officials, including athletic director Scott Barnes, were available to comment on Thursday's vote that gives the power conferences autonomy. The silence isn't much of a sur...

Updated on Aug 7, 2014 10:28PM
In his assessment of Thursday's practice session, Utah State coach Matt Wells said the offense got the better of the defense. It's a refrain we probably should get accustomed to hearing in the comin...

Updated on Aug 5, 2014 05:28PM
The Aggies were all smiles as they came off the field following their first practice of fall camp. With Chuckie Keeton looking like his old self and several defensive players making standout plays, it...

Updated on Aug 5, 2014 08:20AM
The long wait for football fans is over as the Aggies finally get on the field today when fall camp opens at 2:15 p.m.
All practices during fall camp are open to the public.
What should you ...

Updated on Jul 25, 2014 03:12PM
The football team isn't the only one pulling in the awards and recognitions this week as Utah State's Tanner Higham has been named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar for the second time it wa...

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...

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