Utah State Aggies
The Cougars received eight votes while the Aggies received a single vote in the preseason AP Top 25 poll.
The Aggies face their biggest personnel challenge in the defensive secondary, where they must replace four players with extensive starting experience. Read more »
USU golf: men's team earns Golf Coaches Association of America Academic award for second-straight year
Utah State’s golf team received the all-academic team award from the Golf Coaches Association of America for the second-straight year, it was announced Wednesday. Read more »
For the 67 football players with Utah connections currently on NFL rosters, training camp provides an opportunity to make an impression — and plenty of photogenic moments. Read more »
Expectations are high for this talented group of linebackers. The Aggies return three starters, including two who were honored by the Mountain West Conference last season. Read more »
Utah State’s football team will officially begin fall camp Tuesday, Aug. 5, on the USU practice field located between the football stadium and the indoor practice facility. All practices... Read more »
A look at the most likely candidates for the 2014 Heisman Trophy and how they performed a season ago to earn consideration. Read more »
Utah State's defensive line faces a challenging task in 2014: trying to help the Aggies' defense improve upon last year's performance against the run with only one returning starter. Read more »
Utah State Athletics announced Monday the kickoff times and television providers for its home football game against Idaho State, along with its road games at Arkansas State and Hawai’i. Read more »
The Aggies turn over several top wide receivers and tight ends, but they are ready to reload. Read more »
There are players to recondition for game play and talent to replace in the offensive backfield for Utah State in 2014, but the Aggies are no stranger to these challenges — and excelling... Read more »
While three all-Mountain West linemen (Tyler Larsen, Jamie Markosian and Eric Schultz) and two other regulars are gone, the Aggies should be able to reload. Read more »
In his second year as head coach, Utah State's Matt Wells feels prepared to lead the Aggies into the 2014 season. Read more »
College Sports Madness announced its preseason all-Mountain West Teams, highlighted by Utah State senior quarterback Chuckie Keeton being named Preseason Offensive Player of the Year and head coach... Read more »
Utah State's Tanner Higham was named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar for the second time in as many years, it was recently announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Read more »
The CFP touts “universal access” because it will include the top four teams in the country regardless of conference affiliation. In reality, the consensus is that no team from the... Read more »
Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton got his junior season off to a superb start, only to have it derailed by a knee injury in Game 6. Read more »
Utah State senior safety Brian Suite was named to the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award Watch List, announced by the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday. Read more »
The Utah State men's and women's track and field teams earned U.S. Track and Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association 2014 Division I All-Academic Track and Field team accolades, it was announced by the organization Wednesday. Read more »
Mountain West commissioner Craig Thompson painted a picture of college football as mostly sunny, but with “storm clouds.” Read more »
LAS VEGAS — Expect a huge comeback season for Utah State quarterback Chuckie Keeton. At least that was the media members of the Mountain West Conference said with their votes. The 2014... Read more »
Utah State football has been picked second in the Mountain Division of the 2014 Mountain West Conference preseason polls, as announced Tuesday at the league's annual Media Days held at The... Read more »
Ten BYU players, eight from Utah State and four from Utah have been named to college football award watch lists this summer. Read more »
BYU's Jamaal Williams and Utah State's Joe Hill were named to the watch list for the award given out annually to the nation's top college football running back. Read more »
With 242 student-athletes recognized for their academic efforts during 2013-14, Utah State finishes the academic year in second place among all Mountain West Conference programs. Read more »
Both the Cougars' and Aggies' starting signal-callers joined the list of 39 of the nation's top college football quarterbacks. Read more »
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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... Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Tennessee freshman wide receiver Josh Malone won't get a chance to sneak up on the rest of the Southeastern Conference. Read more »
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 »
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 »
The opportunities for players to make a case for a spot on a 53-man NFL roster are dwindling. The league's Aug. 26 deadline for rosters to be cut to 75 players is now just 12 days away, and all... Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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