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Long live football: Key dates for the 2016 college and NFL offseason

There are plenty of intriguing events between now and when college football and the NFL kick off in September.

USU Athletics: Utah State’s fall sports rank first in Mountain West with 63 student-athletes earning academic all-conference honors

The Mountain West announced its fall all-academic teams Thursday, and Utah State led the conference as it had 63 student-athletes recognized from the sports of cross-country, football, soccer and volleyball. Read more »

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13 locals invited to 2016 NFL Scouting Combine

Six Utes, three Aggies, three T-Birds and a Cougar were all invited to the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine, which will take place Feb. 23-29. Read more »

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USU gymnastics: Utah State heads to Sooner State for Perfect 10 Challenge

Utah State’s gymnastics program heads back out on the road this weekend, taking a trip to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to compete in the Oklahoma-hosted Perfect 10 Challenge on Friday, Feb. 12,... Read more »

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USU football: Julius Brown named cornerbacks coach at Utah State

Julius Brown, who has been part of five conference championships and nine bowl games as a coach, has been named Utah State’s cornerbacks coach, it was announced by Aggie head coach Matt Wells on Wednesday. Read more »

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USU golf: Seokwon Jeon named Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week

Utah State senior Seokwon Jeon has been named the Mountain West Men’s Golfer of the Week, it was announced by the league office Wednesday. Read more »

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Football is dead. Long live football: Key dates for the 2016 college football and NFL offseason

There's little down time in the football world, as the offseason is dotted with key dates, from spring ball and fall camp in college to the draft and training camp in the NFL. Here's a look at the... Read more »

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USU softball: Utah State enters 2016 with improved depth and optimism

As Utah State softball prepares for another season, the Aggies are looking forward to another year of progress and improvement. Read more »

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USU golf: Utah State finishes seventh at Pat Hicks Invitational

Utah State’s golf team shot a 3-over 291 in Tuesday’s final round of the Southern Utah-hosted Pat Hicks Invitational at the Sunbrook Golf Club to finish the two-day tournament in seventh place. Read more »

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USU basketball: Utah State women's basketball plays on the road at New Mexico on Wednesday

Utah State women’s basketball (11-11, 6-5 MW) is set for a single game of Mountain West action this week, playing at New Mexico (11-10, 4-6 MW) on Wednesday, Feb. 10. The Aggies and Lobos meet at WisePies Arena at 7 p.m. Read more »

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USU football: Steve Farmer named offensive line coach at Utah State

Steve Farmer, who has 17 years of coaching experience including nine seasons as an offensive coordinator, has been named Utah State’s offensive line coach, it was announced Tuesday by Aggie... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2016

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USU golf: Seokwon Jeon leads Southern Utah Invitational following first round

Utah State senior golfer Seokwon Jeon shot an opening round 6-under-par 66 and is currently in first place after the first round of the Southern Utah-hosted Pat Hicks Thunderbird Invitational held at the Sunbrook Golf Club on Monday. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2016

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Utah State's Evans has been on a 'long journey'

Former Highland Rams star takes on big role with Aggies after transferring from Tulsa. Read more »

Feb. 8, 2016

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USU golf: Aggie golfers open 2016 spring season at Pat Hicks Thunderbird Invitational

Utah State's men's golf team begins its 2016 spring season on Monday, Feb. 8, at the 12th annual Pat Hicks Thunderbird Invitational hosted by Southern Utah University. The two-day tournament will be held at the Sunbrook Golf Club in... Read more »

Feb. 7, 2016

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USU gymnastics: Utah State tallies season-high road score in loss to Denver

Despite a season-high road score, the Utah State gymnastics team fell to No. 13 Denver, 196.675-195.00, on Saturday night at Hamilton Gymnasium. Read more »

Feb. 6, 2016

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USU track: Utah State claims 11 event titles at Jacksons/NB Indoor Invitational

Utah State's track and field teams continued their preparation for the conference championships by winning 11 events at the Boise State-hosted Jacksons/NB Indoor Invitational on Friday and Saturday at the Idaho Center. Read more »

Feb. 6, 2016

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USU basketball: Utah State loses 84-65 at Wyoming

Utah State lost an 84-65 decision at Wyoming on Saturday afternoon as the Cowboys made a school-record 20 3-point shots to seal the win. Read more »

Feb. 6, 2016

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Morning links: Ray Lewis and Steve Smith have an amazing day; Chris Hill sends flowers to ESPN reporter

Baltimore Ravens fixtures see children sign with colleges on National Signing Day; Utah athletic director gives well-wishes to alum Holly Rowe after surgery to remove tumor; local high school... Read more »

Feb. 5, 2016

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Sports and music: How gymnasts pick the perfect floor routine song

From the original choreography to practice, countless hours of work go into a 90-second floor routine. However, for many gymnasts, the perfect floor routine starts with the right song. Read more »

Feb. 5, 2016

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Utah State gymnastics heads back out on the road to face former conference foe in televised meet

Utah State’s gymnastics team is set to head out on the road for just the second time this season as the Aggies visit 13th-ranked Denver in Denver, Colorado, on Saturday, Feb. 6. Read more »

Feb. 5, 2016

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Recapping National Signing Day in Utah

In this week's episode of the Deseret News Sports Podcast, DeseretNews.com writers Carter Williams and Ryan McDonald discuss National Signing Day and what it meant for Utah's FBS colleges as well... Read more »

Feb. 4, 2016

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USU track: Utah State teams return to Idaho this weekend at Jacksons/NB Indoor Invitational

Utah State's track and field teams look to continue their hot start to the season at the Boise State-hosted Jacksons/NB Indoor Invitational at Jacksons Indoor Track at the Idaho Center on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 5-6, in Nampa, Idaho. Read more »

Feb. 4, 2016

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Morning links: Grading the BYU, Utah and USU recruiting classes; Bronco 'amazed' by increased recruiting pool

Various recruiting websites examine how BYU, Utah and Utah State fared on National Signing Day; former Cougar coach discusses differences between recruiting at Virginia and BYU; Jazz center Rudy... Read more »

Feb. 4, 2016

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Utah State football: Aggies sign 20 players for class of 2016

USU head coach Matt Wells' fourth group of recruits includes seven Utah athletes, including three future LDS missionaries. Read more »

Feb. 4, 2016

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Utah State football: 2016 recruiting class (+video & bios)

A live look at Utah State's 2016 recruiting class as Letter of Intents come in on National Signing Day. Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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College football signing day central: Complete up-to-the-minute coverage

Today is the first day prospective college football players can sign National Letters of Intent. While many have already expressed their commitments to BYU, Utah, and Utah State, there are... Read more »

Feb. 3, 2016

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Boise State rallies to beat Utah State 70-67 behind Webb

James Webb III scored 19 points and Boise State rallied from 13 points down in the second half to beat Utah State 70-67 on Tuesday. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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USU basketball: Utah State opens home stand against Boise State on Wednesday

Utah State women’s basketball (10-10, 5-4 MW) opens its only two-game home stand of the Mountain West season hosting Boise State (14-6, 7-2 MW) on Wednesday, Feb. 3, in a 7 p.m. game. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Aggies looking to land receivers among those in new recruiting class

Utah State's Wells has been extremely busy this offseason looking for athletes and coaches. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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High school football: Handful of athletes still undecided heading into Signing Day

Corner Canyon's Keaton Bills, Cottonwood's Fua Pututau and Kearns' Sione Finau are among the few who are still undecided heading into Wednesday's National Letter of Intent Day. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Signing Day unknowns: What to watch for on Wednesday

Here's a look at the prospects outside the Beehive State who are still considering BYU, Utah or both in advance of National Signing Day on Wednesday. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Star-struck: Re-grading the recruits for BYU, Utah and Utah State football players over the years

College football National Letter of Intent signing day is just around the corner. Most of the excitement comes because of the star ranking attached to the signees. While those star rankings are... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Morning links: Which Utah school has most Super Bowl appearances?; BYU-to-Big 12 talk returns

CBS Sports looks at the schools with the most appearances in the big game; Big 12 Conference presidents to meet this week, discuss expansion; incoming Utah freshman Tyler Huntley "has got the juice." Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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The Utah Stand? Minor-league football may be coming to the Beehive State

Minor League Football is a newly forming league that drafted more than a dozen local high school and college players in its draft this week. Salt Lake City is rumored to be one of the cities with a... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Dixie High RB Tre Miller commits to Utah State

After a late charge by the Aggies in the recruiting process, Miller chooses them over Wyoming. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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5 with Utah ties, all defenders, post solid performances in Senior Bowl

Five players with Utah ties wrapped up a week of trying to make strong impressions with NFL personnel by participating in the Senior Bowl on Saturday in Mobile, Alabama. Here’s a look at how... Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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USU track: Parker Bluth sets 200m record as Utah State rises to the occasion Saturday at New Mexico Team Invitational

Utah State's track and field teams showed they belong with tough competition by recording 11 top-five finishes at the New Mexico Team Invitational on Saturday at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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USU basketball: Fenner with 21 points, Nevada downs Aggies 89-84

Tyron Criswell scored 19 points and hit the go-ahead free throw with 2:25 remaining in the game, helping Nevada hold off Utah State, 89-84, in front of 9,659 fans Saturday night at the Dee Glen... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Utah continues to produce top football talent and Utes, Cougars and Aggies keep chasing it down

College recruiters outside of Utah began poaching instate recruits back when Highland's Haloti Ngata went to Oregon and the invasion has continued. Local recruiters know it and zero in on the cream... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utes overpower Stanford offensively, defensively to earn 'sweet revenge'

Utah won easily, 96-74, Saturday afternoon at the Huntsman Center while improving to 6-3 in Pac-12 play. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utah basketball notes: Poeltl, Kuzma have developed into an effective tandem

Center Jakob Poeltl and forward Kyle Kuzma have developed enough chemistry that it's starting to make a difference on the court. Poeltl finished with 23 points and Kuzma added 16 points as the Utes... Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Local FBS football programs look to sign promising classes come Wednesday

Utah, BYU and Utah State have all but put the finishing touches on their respective signing classes for 2016. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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2016 Utah State football signees

Utah State loaded up on wide receiver and junior college talent for its 2016 class, a group that includes the son of one of the NFL's most notable former linebackers. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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USU gymnastics: floor exercise propels Utah State past MRGC rival Southern Utah

Utah State finished its MRGC home opener on the floor with a bang to earn a 195.425-195.250 come-from-behind victory over 24th-ranked Southern Utah in front of an energetic crowd Friday night at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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USU track: Utah State teams compete against elite competition Saturday at the New Mexico Team Challenge

Utah State's track and field teams face multiple top-tier programs at the New Mexico Team Challenge on Saturday, Jan. 30., in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Utah State football: Re-grading the recruits

A look at how the most prominent players from the Aggies performed compared to their original rankings when they were recruited. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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USU track: former Utah State distance coach Steve Reeder passes away

Former Utah State distance coach Steve Reeder passed away at the age of 63 on Thursday at his cabin in Star Valley Ranch, Wyoming. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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USU gymnastics: Utah State returns home to face No. 24 Southern Utah

Utah State’s gymnastics team returns to the friendly confines of the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum for its third home meet of the season when the Aggies take on Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference rival Southern Utah on Friday, Jan.... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2016

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Utah State football receives commitment from son of NFL great Ray Lewis

Rayshad Lewis announced via Twitter that he's committed to play for Matt Wells and the Aggies. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2016

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Morning links: Bronson Kaufusi a Senior Bowl 'gem'; Tecmo Bowl predicts Super Bowl

Former BYU star impresses in All-Star setting; can old video game give insight into who might win NFL's big game?; former Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton interview appears on website. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2016

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USU football: Kyler Fackrell to play in 2016 Senior Bowl this weekend

Utah State's Kyler Fackrell will play in the 67th Senior Bowl at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama, on Saturday, Jan. 30. The game kicks off at 12:30 p.m. MT. Read more »

Jan. 25, 2016

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