AGGIES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AGGIES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah State football: Aggies have good options at tight end http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317511-77/tight-houston-aggies-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317511-77/tight-houston-aggies-court.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies have good options at tight end</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:08:21.483-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With a solid stature, good hands and a season’s worth of experience behind him, Utah State tight end Wyatt Houston is being billed as one of the program’s honors candidates. However, some of his toughest competition for any recognition will come from not only other tight ends in the Mountain West but from his own team, too. Both Houston, a 6-foot-5, 245-pound sophomore, and Jefferson Court, a 6-foot-3, 238-pound senior, have done well enough to keep the race between them a tight one. “Right now...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317511@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:08:21 MDT Aggies get a big man on campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58320760-55/moala-aggies-com-defensive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58320760-55/moala-aggies-com-defensive.html.csp">Aggies get a big man on campus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T05:38:03.156-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 05:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 night. Moala originally signed with Arizona State out of high school and redshirted his first season. He was dismissed for a violation of team standards and landed at Cerritos Community College in Norwalk, Calif., where he has excelled. He had 55 tackles, eight for loss and four quarterback sacks in 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58320760@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 05:38:03 MDT Soccer team ready to kick off season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58317259-55/soccer-state-team-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58317259-55/soccer-state-team-aggies.html.csp">Soccer team ready to kick off season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:57:02.699-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 last week. Last year Arkansas edged USU 3-2 in overtime. Sunday's meeting with Missouri State is the first for the Aggies. USU hopes it can be a team to reckon with in the Mountain West this season with seven starters returning from last year's team that advanced to the semifinals of the league tour...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317259@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:57:02 MDT Aggies close practice as they prepare for Vols http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58317237-55/aggies-scrimmage-tuesday-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58317237-55/aggies-scrimmage-tuesday-yards.html.csp">Aggies close practice as they prepare for Vols</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:47:02.739-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 to the public and media. Wells said following Tuesday's scrimmage he was happy with the team's development through camp. USU used Tuesday's scrimmage primarily as an evaluation of the second and third string players. "We're all Aggies now," he said. "As coaches we will get in and grind through the ta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317237@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:47:02 MDT USU Football: Aggies turn focus to Tennessee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58314980-77/wells-aggies-tennessee-aug.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58314980-77/wells-aggies-tennessee-aug.html.csp">USU Football: Aggies turn focus to Tennessee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:52:34.764-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State coach Matt Wells didn’t even wait until his team was off the field Tuesday to declare camp over for the Aggies. Technically the Aggies still have a few days of camp scheduled, including a two-a-day on Thursday, but from here on out it will be all Tennessee, all the time, Wells said. “It’s already been geared toward Tennessee since February, but yes, now absolutely,” he said of the team’s focus. The Aggies open the season against the Vols on Aug. 31. “Before today, the last scr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314980@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:52:34 MDT Aggies picked to finish third in volleyball poll, holds scrimmage tonight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58313455-55/aggies-state-team-finish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58313455-55/aggies-state-team-finish.html.csp">Aggies picked to finish third in volleyball poll, holds scrimmage tonight</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T12:34:01.791-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 Elle Brainard was named to the preseason All-MW team. The Aggies received 81 points to finish behind five-time defending champion Colorado State (97) and New Mexico (91). Rounding out the poll were San Diego State (73), Wyoming (55), Boise State (54), UNLV (50), Fresno State (40), air Force (31), San...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58313455@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:34:01 MDT Aggies to host tennis clinic in SLC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58313444-55/tennis-clinic-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58313444-55/tennis-clinic-lake-salt.html.csp">Aggies to host tennis clinic in SLC</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T12:32:02.054-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 12:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 more information, contact women's coach Sean McInerney at sean.mcinerney@usu.edu or men's coach Clancy Shields at clancy.shields@usu.edu. The men's tennis team returns the top four players in singles wins from last year while the women's team returns all of its top players, including McKenzie Davis who se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58313444@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:32:02 MDT Aggies try to build on good ’13 season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58310461-77/team-aggies-harder-nadal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58310461-77/team-aggies-harder-nadal.html.csp">Aggies try to build on good ’13 season</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T23:00:02.972-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">women’s soccer • There is a certain buzz in Logan this fall with the Utah State football team expected to compete for a league title, the opening of the new Wayne Estes Center that hopefully will attract more top-quality recruits, and a volleyball team believing it is about to be a force to be reckoned with now that it knows its way around the MWC. Not to be outdone, the Aggies’ women’s soccer team is determined to get in on the fun too, even if it means dabbling in unfamiliar waters. “We need t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310461@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:00:02 MDT Aggies all about defining roles in next scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58310936-55/aggies-scrimmage-football-hawaii.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58310936-55/aggies-scrimmage-football-hawaii.html.csp">Aggies all about defining roles in next scrimmage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T20:33:02.549-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 08:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 need to start defining who our third, fourth and fifth running backs are and our fifth, sixth receivers," Utah State coach Matt Wells said of the scrimmage. "We need to start carving our identity around them." Wells said the Aggies will split the reps between the ones, twos and threes and spend more time on sp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310936@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:33:02 MDT USU soccer: Aggies ready to get out of comfort zone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58308900-77/aggies-team-rose-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58308900-77/aggies-team-rose-soccer.html.csp">USU soccer: Aggies ready to get out of comfort zone</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T22:59:51.555-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 10:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • There is a certain buzz in Logan this fall with its football team expected to compete for a league title, the opening of the new Wayne Estes Center that hopefully will attract more top-quality recruits, and a volleyball team believing it is about to be a force to be reckoned with now that it knows its way around the MWC. Not to be outdone, the Aggies’ soccer team is determined to get in on the fun too, even if it means dabbling in unfamiliar waters. “We need to get out of our comfort zon...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308900@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 22:59:51 MDT Aggies won’t let wins go to their heads http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301503-77/aggies-state-utah-aggie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301503-77/aggies-state-utah-aggie.html.csp">Aggies won’t let wins go to their heads</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:36:41.668-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • With Utah State senior Zach Vigil walking around camp, talking about instilling culture and carrying on traditions, one would think the guy has sociology or psychology in his future, not football. Yet in Vigil’s mind, building such intangible qualities is as important as hunkering down in a film room and studying tape of the Tennessee Vols. “The new guys come in and think winning is easy,” he said. “It isn’t. We have to make sure the new guys come in and understand it takes hard work.” V...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301503@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:36:41 MDT USU football: Receiver JoJo Natson boosting Aggies’ offense http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304206-77/wells-natson-aggies-offense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304206-77/wells-natson-aggies-offense.html.csp">USU football: Receiver JoJo Natson boosting Aggies’ offense</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.176-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State receiver JoJo Natson remains off limits to media members following his legal issues this summer. However, the junior continues to make a big statement with his play. Natson, who recently pleaded guilty to theft from a teammate, helped the offense get off to a great start in Saturday’s scrimmage. He caught the opening pass and completed the drive with a touchdown catch via Chuckie Keeton. It appears, as Utah State coach Matt Wells had hoped, that Natson is more focused than eve...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304206@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Aggies receive vote in AP poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58307438-55/poll-received-state-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58307438-55/poll-received-state-aggies.html.csp">Aggies receive vote in AP poll</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T20:28:02.227-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 08:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 and Ohio State were the Top 5. Other teams of interest to Aggie fans that received votes were Boise State which had 10 and BYU, which had eight.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58307438@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 20:28:02 MDT USU Football: Aggies have another solid outing in scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58305047-77/wells-aggies-state-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58305047-77/wells-aggies-state-utah.html.csp">USU Football: Aggies have another solid outing in scrimmage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Lya Wodraska The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:45:41.736-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State receiver JoJo Natson remains off limits to media members following his legal issues this summer. However, the junior continues to make a big statement with his play. Natson, who recently pleaded guilty to theft from a teammate, helped the offense get off to a great start in Saturday’s scrimmage. He caught the opening pass and completed the drive with a touchdown catch via Chuckie Keeton. It appears, as Utah State coach Matt Wells had hoped, Natson is more focused than ever and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58305047@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:45:41 MDT Aggies showing off depth http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58305432-55/yards-aggies-depth-receptions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58305432-55/yards-aggies-depth-receptions.html.csp">Aggies showing off depth</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T22:35:02.893-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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, Wells said Huerta's absence is minimized thanks to the depth the Aggies have at linebacker. "They're all interchangeable," he said following Saturday's scrimmage. It seems that could be the theme for the Aggies this season. Utah State is showing a lot of depth at receiver, linebacker and running back posi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58305432@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:35:02 MDT Aggies hope to entertain big crowd Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58302545-55/defense-fans-saturday-scrimmage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58302545-55/defense-fans-saturday-scrimmage.html.csp">Aggies hope to entertain big crowd Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T21:03:02.774-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 fans, who can participate in the Football Family Fun Day which starts at 5 p.m. "Saturday's scrimmage is going to be a big deal for us to get out in front of all the fans," he said. "Hopefully we can get that whole lower bowl filled in. I'd like to do that and give them a show on offense and defense." With ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58302545@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:03:02 MDT USU soccer team in action Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58301365-55/aggies-season-soccer-action.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58301365-55/aggies-season-soccer-action.html.csp">USU soccer team in action Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T14:47:03.242-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 02:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 1-0 in the regular season, but the Aggies still lead the series 9-6-1. The Aggies hope to contend for a league title this season with 17 letter winners and seven starters returning from the 2013 season when the Aggies went 10-7-5.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301365@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:47:03 MDT Aggies' defense provides practice highlights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58299171-55/defense-defensive-named-practice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58299171-55/defense-defensive-named-practice.html.csp">Aggies' defense provides practice highlights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T21:27:02.947-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 the Aggies' afternoon practice session. Utah State coach Matt Wells said the the defense won the morning session and the teams were fairly even in the afternoon sessions by his estimation. "The offense dominated both two-minute drills out of the gate and then I thought the defense played really well ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58299171@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:27:02 MDT Aggies announce luncheon schedule http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58299186-55/luncheons-members-nov-oct.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58299186-55/luncheons-members-nov-oct.html.csp">Aggies announce luncheon schedule</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T21:33:02.66-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 kickoff luncheon on Aug. 25 in Logan at the Jim and Carol Laub Athletics-Academics Complex. The kickoff luncheon is just one of eight scheduled to be held in Cache Valley with others scheduled for Sept. 29, Oct. 13, Oct. 20, Nov. 3, Nov. 10, Nov. 17 and Dec. 1 while four will be held in Salt Lake City on Sept...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58299186@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:33:02 MDT Utah State football: With Keeton back, Garretson returns to bench http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292933-77/garretson-aggies-keeton-quarterback.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292933-77/garretson-aggies-keeton-quarterback.html.csp">Utah State football: With Keeton back, Garretson returns to bench</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:50:45.303-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • The Aggies’ quarterback is moving around the field more confident than ever, showing off a strong arm, good accuracy and solid footwork as well as a command of what the offense should be doing. He has all the attributes a starting quarterback needs, except he won’t be getting the snaps if everything goes as planned. Darell Garretson, who posted a 6-1 record as Chuckie Keeton’s replacement after the starter went down against BYU on Oct. 4, has been relegated to the backup role again now t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292933@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:50:45 MDT