Utah State Aggies
Bobby Wagner's and Robert Turbin's success is a benefit to their alma mater.
The new four-team college football playoff was designed to create a champion on the field. So far it's lived up to the hype and expectations. Read more »
David Collette buried a 3-pointer as time expired to help Utah State sneak past Boise State 62-61 on Saturday afternoon. Read more »
Former BYU quarterback Gifford Nielsen made his first NFL playoff start in 1979 after going 1-0 as a starter. It's also been 15 years since Kevin Dyson played a pivotal role in the Music City Miracle. Read more »
The lives of loved ones in Robert Turbin's life came crashing down due to incurable illness, drug addiction and gang violence. The former Aggie, who now stars with the Seattle Seahawks, is a... Read more »
From darkness to daylight: How former USU Aggie Maurice Alexander went from jail to janitor to the NFL
Some people get a second chance. Few make the most of it. Since Maurice Alexander has come back to Utah State University after a run-in with the law, he hasn't wasted his second chance. The safety... Read more »
Five Utah State players made their NFL debuts in 2014. With the NFL postseason starting Saturday, six Aggies are expected to play. Read more »
Shorthanded Spartans are no match for USU's suddenly hot perimeter shooting. Read more »
Dick Harmon: Wishing 2015 proves more productive for QB trio of USU's Keeton, BYU's Hill, Utah's Wilson
The year past was not kind to the quarterbacks of Utah's major university football programs. Here's a wish that 2015 will deliver more big plays from these elite athletes. Read more »
Utah State coach Stew Morrill looking for more enthusiasm following sluggish effort in win over Wayland Baptist. Read more »
Red, white and blue led the way in the Deseret News' top 10 Utah sports stories for 2014, as University of Utah and BYU teams staged strong showings along with a large Utah contingent that competed... Read more »
These days, Bobby Wagner quarterbacks the defense for the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Wagner's story, though, is one of the overlooked player who became made himself into a star... Read more »
Utah State's Zach Vigil has accepted an invitation to play in the 90th East-West Shrine Game at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. Read more »
Oregon State University officials announced Sunday the hiring of Kevin McGiven as its new quarterbacks coach. McGiven has spent the past two seasons at Utah State as the team’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Read more »
Here's a look at the 21 players on NFL playoff rosters who have called a Utah team their own during either their college or high school years. Read more »
Jalen Moore scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and David Collette added 14 points to lead Utah State past Wayland Baptist 75-63 Saturday night. Read more »
So many bowl games, so little interest. With college football teams squaring off in 30-something bowl games — I tried to count 'em all, but couldn't — it seems like everybody's going... Read more »
Former BYU defensive back Dallin Leavitt talks about his trip to Logan, the differences between Utah State and BYU and why he chose to become an Aggie. Read more »
The NFL postseason picture is coming into clearer view with 10 of the 12 playoff spots already claimed. As the postseason picture currently stands, 20 players with Utah ties — nine in the AFC... Read more »
Former Utah State and current Seattle Seahawks running back Robert Turbin gave one Seahawks fan quite a surprise in the mail. Read more »
The year 2014 seemed to have more than its share of serious and sad stories, but there was plenty to celebrate and admire. The DeseretNews.com sports team selected 14 athletes that reminded us that... Read more »
Rapid Fire: Hamson cements her legacy; Utah State basketball and football heading in different directions
Last week was a busy one in local sports: Jennifer Hamson and the BYU volleyball team played for a national championship; the Utes and Aggies dominated their bowl games; the Jazz won twice; and... Read more »
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Bobby Wagner and Robert Turbin are headed back to the Super Bowl with Seattle when the Seahawks face New England in Super Bowl XLIX. The fact it's their second straight appearance in the title game... Read more »
Former Utah State standout and current Seattle Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner had quite the surprise for one 14-year-old boy in Olympia, Washington. Read more »
Jordan Devey blocks for him. Bobby Wagner will be trying to chase him down. And Chad Lewis was there the last time he won a Super Bowl. What do these Utah ties have to say about veteran quarterback... Read more »
A Utah-made movie, which premiered this weekend at the Sundance Film Festival, follows the lives of four Polynesian football players to chronicle the pressures they face to pull their families out... Read more »
Defense and rebounding help Utah State pull off a big upset over Wyoming Tuesday night at the Spectrum. Read more »
It was business as usual this past week for the top college basketball teams in the West. For everyone else, it was a shot at proving their worth near the midpoint in conference action. For... Read more »
Utah State women's tennis upset No. 55 BYU on Wednesday afternoon, 4-3, in Provo, earning the program's first win against the Cougars in its eighth try. Freshman Meghan Lyall provided the deciding point in a winner-take-all final match. Read more »
Seattle middle linebacker and former Utah State star Bobby Wagner said there's no secret to what made Seattle's defense rate at the top of the NFL for a second straight season. Read more »
It was business as usual this past week for the top college basketball teams in the West. For everyone else, it was a shot at proving their worth near the midpoint in conference action. Read more »
Utah State gymnastics returns home after splitting its last two road meets with a loss at Denver and a win at BYU. The Aggies host UC Davis and No. 12-ranked Boise State in the Spectrum on Friday at 7 p.m. MT. Read more »
Utah State men's tennis is ranked No. 70 in the nation in the latest Intercollegiate Tennis Association poll, earning the highest ranking in school history. Utah State was last ranked during the 2010-11 season, when it reached as... Read more »
In this week's edition, DeseretNews.com writer Brandon Judd joins the crew from Super Bowl media day in Phoenix to talk about how the five players with Utah ties are handling the week leading up to... Read more »
Utah State men's basketball had its chances to win but was sunk by a pair of last-second free throws and fell, 79-77, in overtime at UNLV on Saturday night. Read more »
Kevin Clune returns to Logan to take over defense, former Sooner great Josh Heupel to lead the offense. Read more »
No. 65 BYU women's tennis (2-0) returns home for its first home match of the young season against Utah State on Wednesday, Jan. 28 at 10:00 a.m. MST. Read more »
Kevin Clune, who has 12 years of coaching experience including seven as a coordinator, has been named Utah State's defensive coordinator, it was announced Friday by Aggie head coach Matt Wells. Read more »
Utah State's men's and women's track and field teams continued their stellar indoor campaign at the Boise State hosted Bronco Invitational held Saturday at the Jacksons Indoor Track. Read more »
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