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She has the potential to be a great middle blocker for us as she adapts t... 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 helped the Bengals to a 22-7 record during her senior year and was a two-time all-region selection. "We're excited to have Shannon as an Aggie," volleyball coach Grayson DuBose said. "She gives us talent and depth at middle blocker. She has the potential to be a great middle blocker for us as she adapts t... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 57833580@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:22:56 MDT Aggies will get plenty of national exposure in 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsususports/57833699-55/aggies-games-game-national.html.csp 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 of its TV schedule on Thursday, which includes four nationally televised home games for the Aggies and two road games. The Aggies' home game against Wake Forest on Sept. 13 and its road game at Colorado State on Oct. 18 will be televised by CBS Sports Network. Both kickoff at 5 p.m. MT. The Aggies' game a... 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 of its TV schedule on Thursday, which includes four nationally televised home games for the Aggies and two road games. The Aggies' home game against Wake Forest on Sept. 13 and its road game at Colorado State on Oct. 18 will be televised by CBS Sports Network. Both kickoff at 5 p.m. MT. The Aggies' game a... 57833699@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:22:56 MDT Guard gets her shot at WNBA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsususports/57828332-55/points-career-guard-record.html.csp 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 contract with the WNBA team on Wednesday. Training camp opens on April 27. "It was a surprise," Schlott said Wednesday's deal. "I thought that it might happen, but I didn't think it would happen so soon." As a senior for the Aggies, the guard broke the MWC and Utah State single-season record for points scored w... 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 contract with the WNBA team on Wednesday. Training camp opens on April 27. "It was a surprise," Schlott said Wednesday's deal. "I thought that it might happen, but I didn't think it would happen so soon." As a senior for the Aggies, the guard broke the MWC and Utah State single-season record for points scored w... 57828332@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:12:01 MDT Sophomore golfer has big week for the Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsususports/57828160-55/finished-golfer-jeon-state.html.csp 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 began the tournament with a 2-over par 74, then finished an even par 72 in his final two rounds. The Aggies finished seventh with a 22-over 886. Jeon has been on a tear of late and was recognized as the school's Student-Athlete of the Week for his efforts. In addition to his latest placing, the sophomore fin... 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 began the tournament with a 2-over par 74, then finished an even par 72 in his final two rounds. The Aggies finished seventh with a 22-over 886. Jeon has been on a tear of late and was recognized as the school's Student-Athlete of the Week for his efforts. In addition to his latest placing, the sophomore fin... 57828160@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:35:02 MDT Offensive playmakers step up for Utah State, plus other spring game notes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsususports/57812045-55/yards-centers-saturday-spring.html.csp 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 cleared a hole, and he was ahead of everyone. When he felt Devin Centers pull him down just shy of the goal line, he knew he would get some grief. "Everybody on the sideline was like, 'What happened, what happened?'" he said. "Next time in the game, I gotta just pick it up and not get gassed out." While the junior running back... 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 cleared a hole, and he was ahead of everyone. When he felt Devin Centers pull him down just shy of the goal line, he knew he would get some grief. "Everybody on the sideline was like, 'What happened, what happened?'" he said. "Next time in the game, I gotta just pick it up and not get gassed out." While the junior running back... 57812045@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:04:02 MDT Utah State football revving up for Blue vs. White Spring Game on Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsususports/57807704-55/pts-game-spring-aggies.html.csp 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 parents will be on the sidelines. Alumni are back, and Aggies are looking for the first glimpse of what they have to look forward to in the fall. It could be assumed that coach Matt Wells is looking for something particularly special in the Aggies' Blue vs. White Spring Game. It's true that the coaching staff want... 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 parents will be on the sidelines. Alumni are back, and Aggies are looking for the first glimpse of what they have to look forward to in the fall. It could be assumed that coach Matt Wells is looking for something particularly special in the Aggies' Blue vs. White Spring Game. It's true that the coaching staff want... 57807704@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:40:01 MDT