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(Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah State Aggies quarterback Chuckie Keeton (16) looks for a receiver during first half play. Utah State led the Idaho Vandals 21-6 at the half in Logan, Saturday, November 24, 2012.
This weekend on Utah TV: Aggies go for win No. 11 in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl
First Published Dec 14 2012 01:24 pm • Last Updated Dec 14 2012 01:26 pm

The college football postseason gets under way this weekend with a game of local interest - Utah State vs. Toledo in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Saturday, 2:30 p.m., ESPN).

At 10-2, the Aggies are already the winningest team in USU history. But for a two-point loss at Wisconsin and a three-point loss at BYU, Utah State would be undefeated.

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Another win would give the WAC champions a chance to climb in the rankings - they're currently No. 18 in the AP poll; No. 20 in the USA Today poll; and No. 22 in the BCS standings.

Toledo (9-3) finished tied for second in the MAC's West Division. The Rockets beat Cincinnati; took Arizona to overtime on the road before losing; and also lost to Ball State and Northern Illinois.

Friday on TV ...

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Classic 1964 special. (Repeat)

Last Man Standing (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Ed accidentally shoots a bald eagle.

NBA (7 p.m., ROOT): Utah Jazz at Phoenix Suns

Malibu Country (7:30 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): Kim, not Reba, is chosen to sing a solo at Christmas services.

Take It All (8 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Howie Mandel hosts this game show.

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Great Performances (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): The making of the Beatles' 1967 film Magical Mystery Tour, which follows at 9 p.m.

Fringe (8 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): Walter tries to remember a plan to defeat the observers.

Haven (8 and 10 p.m., Syfy): There's a string of murders at the local high school.

Jungle Gold: Behind the Scenes (11 p.m., Discovery): The film crew battles floods; machete attacks and armed robbers.

Saturday on TV ...

College football (11 a.m., ESPN): New Mexico Bowl - Arizona vs. Nevada

Women's college basketball (2 p.m., BYUtv): Tulsa at BYU

Cops (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): In the 25th-season premiere, there's a zebra on the loose.

Men's college basketball: BYU at Weber State (7 p.m., BYUtv); Utah State at Utah Valley (7 p.m., KMYU)

NBA (7 p.m., ROOT): Memphis Grizzlies at Utah Jazz

Wedding Band (8 and 9 p.m., TBS): Tommy's father is marrying wife No. 6.

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