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BYU vs. USU: 10 things you didn't know about the Cougars vs. the Aggies

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 1 2015 4:51 p.m. MDT

BYU's Quarterback, Tayson Hill, left, reaches for a first down as Utah State's Tarrell Thompson grabs his feet during the first half of an NCAA college football game at LaVell Edwards Stadium, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/George Frey) (George Frey, AP) BYU's Quarterback, Tayson Hill, left, reaches for a first down as Utah State's Tarrell Thompson grabs his feet during the first half of an NCAA college football game at LaVell Edwards Stadium, Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/George Frey) (George Frey, AP)

The BYU-Utah State game is just around the corner, and the fans are excited to watch Chuckie Keeton and the Aggies face off against Kyle Van Noy and the Cougars. This rivalry may not get the attention or glamor that the BYU vs. Utah rivalry has, but there's plenty of interesting material over its long history.

After all, the Aggies and Cougars have been playing since 1922. That's plenty of time for all sorts of interesting things to happen.

Here's 10 things you didn't know about the BYU vs. Utah State rivalry.

Lafe Peavler is a sports writer intern at the Deseret News. Follow him on Twitter @MasterPeavler

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