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Aggies' Heisman watch could begin with win in SEC country

The Utah State University Chuckie Keeton Heisman Trophy watch could begin with a win deep in SEC country.

USU football: Aggie defense controls third and final scrimmage of fall camp Tuesday night

Utah State’s defense controlled the third and final scrimmage of fall camp Tuesday night as second-year head coach Matt Wells used the majority of the time to evaluate the skill positions and... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Peavler: Final preseason breakdown of BYU, Utah and Utah State's 2014 football schedules

BYU, Utah and Utah State are coming to the end of their fall camps, so it's time to do the final preseason breakdown of the Aggies', Cougars' and Utes' 2014 football schedules before the season... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Utah State safety Devin Centers has the NFL in his blood

After a large portion of their secondary moved on to try to forge professional football careers, it seems only natural that one of the players the Aggies are counting on this season already has the... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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USU volleyball picked to place third in Mountain West preseason poll

Utah State volleyball was picked to finish third in the 2014 Mountain West Conference Preseason Poll, as voted on by the league's 11 coaches and announced Tuesday by the conference office. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Hawaii AD: 'There is a very real possibility of football going away'

University of Hawaii athletic director Ben Jay told members of the school's board of regents on Monday that financial concerns could jeopardize the future of athletics at Hawaii. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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USU volleyball: Utah State hosting Blue-White Scrimmage on Tuesday

Utah State volleyball fans get their first look at the 2014 edition of Aggie volleyball and their brand new venue when USU hosts its annual Blue-White Scrimmage on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m., at... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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USU football: Aggies conclude third two-a-day practice

Utah State football wrapped up its third two-a-day of fall camp Monday afternoon as it prepares for its final scrimmage, which will be held on Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium on Tuesday at 6 p.m. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery: Star Lotulelei sacks Alex Smith

Two former Utah standouts faced each other Sunday, and late in the second quarter of the game, Carolina's Star Lotulelei sacked Kansas City's Alex Smith to help stop a promising drive. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: BYU alums Taylor Cole, Jaycob Brugman leading their minor league teams as playoffs loom

BYU alums Taylor Cole and Jaycob Brugman had big weeks in helping their respective clubs reach the playoffs, while a former Olympian with Utah ties received his first minor league promotion. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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Chuckie Keeton, Joe Hill looked solid during Aggie scrimmage

USU's No. 1 offense and No. 1 defense both performed well at USU's second fall scrimmage Saturday night, particularly QB Chuckie Keeton and running back Joe Hill, who are both coming off knee surgery. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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College football: BYU, Utah State receive votes in preseason AP Top 25 poll; Florida State No. 1

The Cougars received eight votes while the Aggies received a single vote in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 college football poll released Sunday. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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USU football: Aggies continue solid play during second scrimmage of fall camp

Utah State held its second scrimmage of fall camp Saturday evening on Merlin Olsen Field inside Romney Stadium as part of Aggie Football Family Fun Day. In all, second-year head coach Matt Wells ran his team through roughly 100 plays. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Will Utah State, BYU be left behind as Power 5 conferences gain autonomy?

New NCAA legislation that placates the country's wealthiest conferences and football programs will bring change and evolution to college sports. But does it all mean the Aggies and Cougars will... Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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USU football: Aggies wrap up second week of fall camp

Utah State football wrapped up its second week of fall camp Friday, and second-year head coach Matt Wells said he continues to be pleased with the overall performance of his team on both sides of... Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Videos: Local college football coaches deliver on Ice Bucket Challenge from KSL’s Zundel

Local college football coaches have accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from KSL sports anchor Rod Zundel, and we've got the video proof. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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ESPN lists BYU and Utah State as potential playoff spoilers in 2014

ESPN columnist Mark Schlabach had the Cougars and Aggies among five non-Power 5 schools who could make a run at breaking into the college football playoff discussion this season. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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USU football: offense and defense shine during second two-a-day of fall camp

Utah State football held its second two-a-day of fall camp Thursday, and second-year head coach Matt Wells said he was pleased with the play on both sides of the ball. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Doug Robinson: Utah State using a familiar formula to make waves

Utah State is getting national attention, mostly by beating the same teams Utah and BYU used to play and beat regularly when they were in the WAC and MWC conferences and building their own national... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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USU football: Chuckie Keeton named to Manning Award Watch List

Utah State senior quarterback Chuckie Keeton was named to the Manning Award Watch List, announced by the committee and the Allstate Sugar Bowl on Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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USU softball: Aggies announce fall schedule

Utah State head softball coach Steve Johnson announced a full competition schedule for the 2014 fall season Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Preseason viewer’s guide: 10 Utah ties in NFL face off in Lions-Raiders matchup

Among the top games this week for locals in the NFL is the Detroit Lions' game against the Oakland Raiders, which features seven rookies with Utah ties and 10 overall. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Fan vote: College football fans, let your predictions be heard

In anticipation of the upcoming college football season, the Deseret News web sports staff wants to know what you think about all things college football, both local and national. Take this survey... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Peavler: Fall breakdown of Utah State's 2014 football schedule

While Utah State has some tough road games against Tennessee, BYU and Boise State, the Aggies could push for a 10-win season in 2014. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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USU football: Aggies focus on special teams during the ninth practice of fall camp Wednesday

Utah State football focused in on special teams during its ninth practice of fall camp as second-year head coach Matt Wells ran his team through a 60-minute practice on Merlin Olsen Field at Romney... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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The Hall way: JC transfer is in the mix in Aggie backfield

A brief look at the USU running back situation in fall camp with Rashad Hall, who redshirted last season after transferring from a junior college, as the focus Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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