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 basketball: Aggies unveil 2014-15 schedule http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58246467-77/state-dec-jan-feb.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58246467-77/state-dec-jan-feb.html.csp">Utah State basketball: Aggies unveil 2014-15 schedule</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:49.095-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State announced the Aggies’ 2014-15 nonconference and Mountain West men’s basketball schedule on Thursday — including 16 home games at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum as part of a 30-game slate. USU plays nine teams that played in the postseason during the 2013-14 season. Four of those played in the NCAA Tournament: Weber State, BYU, New Mexico and San Diego State. Illinois State, South Dakota State, Wyoming and Fresno State played in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI), while Uta...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58246467@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:49 MDT Utah State football: Aggies still mum on trademark decision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216253-77/state-aggies-trademark-mwc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216253-77/state-aggies-trademark-mwc.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies still mum on trademark decision</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="2014-07-24T17:41:25.904-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • While Utah State officials said they are still deciding how to respond to San Diego State’s attempts to trademark the slogan “I believe that we will win,” a mantra made popular by the Aggies’ basketball fans, Utah State football coach Matt Wells said the issue is clear to him. “I was at Navy when they first started that chant, but it was Utah State that made it what it is,” he said. “We own it.” Who actually owns the rights may not be settled for several more months. The Aggies trade...</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> 58216253@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:25 MDT Aggies have high expectations for 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58212279-55/keeton-aggies-camp-vigil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58212279-55/keeton-aggies-camp-vigil.html.csp">Aggies have high expectations for 2014</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="2014-07-22T17:02:02.231-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 clear he isn't satisfied with last year's efforts while Keeton seems fully capable of handling defenses on the field and media pressure off it. As for Vigil, well, he can't wait to get into camp and kick some butt. "The new guys coming in think winning is easy and going to bowl games comes naturally and it do...</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> 58212279@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:02:02 MDT Utah State football: Summer is over, work begins soon for Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207446-77/wells-aggies-camp-keeton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207446-77/wells-aggies-camp-keeton.html.csp">Utah State football: Summer is over, work begins soon for Aggies</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="2014-07-22T17:36:25.966-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Utah State coach Matt Wells summed up his summer in one brief statement. “It was good, and now it’s over,” he said. So it begins. The Mountain West Conference’s annual media days, held Tuesday and Wednesday in Las Vegas, are the signal that preparations for the 2014 season are just a few days from beginning. The Aggies open preseason camp on Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 2-4 p.m. All practices during fall camp are open to the public. Before then, Wells predicts he’ll be answering a lot of qu...</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> 58207446@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT Women’s basketball: Utah State will play Utah, BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58191161-77/utah-state-dec-nov.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58191161-77/utah-state-dec-nov.html.csp">Women’s basketball: Utah State will play Utah, BYU</a></h4>

The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:44:01.624-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan -- The Utah State women’s basketball team will play 13 non-conference games this season, including four against in-state rivals Utah, BYU, Utah Valley and Westminster College. Coach Jerry Finkbeiner announced the schedule on Wednesday. Utah Valley visits Logan on Nov. 20 before the Aggies travel to Utah on Dec. 3. A home game against Westminster follows on Dec. 6 before Utah State concludes preparation for the Mountain West Conference season by playing host to BYU on Dec. 22. The Aggies op...</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> 58191161@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:44:01 MDT Utah State Aggies prepare to battle over ‘I believe’ slogan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58187593-77/state-trademark-believe-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58187593-77/state-trademark-believe-utah.html.csp">Utah State Aggies prepare to battle over ‘I believe’ slogan</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="2014-07-17T23:11:45.018-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The popular Utah State basketball chant “I believe that we will win,” might be moving from the Spectrum’s court to another during this offseason. USU school officials are mulling what steps to take after learning last week San Diego State filed for usage of the “I believe” slogan with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in October 2011 for its clothing shop, Aztec Shops Ltd. The rights would include usage of the slogan on any caps, hats, jackets, bottoms, shirts, T-shirts, sweatshirts and other...</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> 58187593@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:11:45 MDT Latest commitment for USU wants to make things go 'boom' http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58134036-55/aggies-artist-logan-meter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58134036-55/aggies-artist-logan-meter.html.csp">Latest commitment for USU wants to make things go 'boom'</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="2014-06-30T15:41:59.059-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 03:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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-foot-2, 175-pound receiver committed to the Aggies on Monday. "I grew up going to their games so this is a dream come true," Artist said. Artist not only gives the Aggies some height, but also speed. He won the 4-A 100-meter and 200-meter state titles for the Logan Grizzlies as a junior. He is excited to ...</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> 58134036@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:41:59 MDT Wilemon ready to help Aggies earn more bowl wins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58104302-55/wilemon-aggies-wins-bowl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58104302-55/wilemon-aggies-wins-bowl.html.csp">Wilemon ready to help Aggies earn more bowl wins</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="2014-06-23T13:22:02.253-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 01:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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, Calif., didn't take long to ponder an offer from the Aggies, committing during his visit. "I fell in love with the place," he said. "I really like the coaching staff and the school nd Logan is beautiful. I can't wait to get there." Originally from Memphis, Wilemon was also entertaining thoughts of g...</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> 58104302@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:22:02 MDT Aggies get another commitment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58085763-55/aggies-commitment-state-wilemon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58085763-55/aggies-commitment-state-wilemon.html.csp">Aggies get another commitment</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="2014-06-18T16:30:08.688-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 04:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 Wednesday. His commitment comes a day after Dalton Baker, a tight end out of Payson, committed to the Aggies. Wilemon signed with Northern Colorado out of high school, but left during his freshman season after he contracted mononucleosis. He also had an offer from Georgia State. - Lya Wodraska</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> 58085763@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:30:08 MDT Payson standout commits to Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58081925-55/aggies-twitter-baker-payson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58081925-55/aggies-twitter-baker-payson.html.csp">Payson standout commits to Aggies</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="2014-06-17T21:21:02.148-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 09:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 Aggies. Baker, who said he was 'pumped to wear blue and Rep it!', is the second local player to commit to the Aggies, joining Zayne Anderson, a safety out of Tooele, in deciding Logan is the place to be. - Lya Wodraska</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> 58081925@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:21:02 MDT Payson standout commits to Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58081896-55/aggies-twitter-baker-payson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58081896-55/aggies-twitter-baker-payson.html.csp">Payson standout commits to Aggies</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="2014-06-17T21:15:02.197-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 09:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 Aggies. Baker, who said he was 'pumped to wear blue and Rep it!', is the second local player to commit to the Aggies, joining Zayne Anderson, a safety out of Tooele, in deciding Logan is the place to be. - Lya Wodraska</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> 58081896@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:15:02 MDT Aggies on preseason team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58079886-55/senior-preseason-team-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58079886-55/senior-preseason-team-aggies.html.csp">Aggies on preseason team</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="2014-06-17T15:08:29.424-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 03:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">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 Keeton on the first team were senior linebacker Zach Vigil and junior linebacker Zach Vigil. Senior defensive end B.J. Larsen, senior safety Brian Suite, senior offensive tackle vein Whimpey and junior punt returner JoJo Natson were all named to the second-team and senior running back Joe Hill was selecte...</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> 58079886@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:08:29 MDT Utah State football: Aggies going after gold in California http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58016388-77/aggies-state-utah-california.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58016388-77/aggies-state-utah-california.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies going after gold in California</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T21:59:01.95-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 09:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State running back Joe Hill admits he had quite the culture shock when he first arrived in Logan after growing up in Fullerton, Calif. The small, laid-back college town left him feeling a little displaced. But now? “I don’t want to go home,” he says with a laugh. “Back home it is so chaotic and there are so many people. Here, everyone is just relaxed and nice and you have time to do what you want.” Call Hill’s change of heart a score for the Aggies, in more ways than one. USU is banking tha...</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> 58016388@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 21:59:01 MDT