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USU football: Upgraded stadium to include new video boards, sound system

Utah State football fans will notice several upgraded amenities at Maverik Stadium in the fall.

USU track: Utah State set to compete at MW Indoor Championships this weekend

Utah State’s track and field teams open competition in the 2016 Mountain West Indoor Championships on Thursday with the multi-events kicking things off. Read more »

Feb. 24, 2016

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Tournament countdown: Local college basketball conference races tighten as season nears end

The West Coast Conference ends its regular season this week, while Utah and Weber State have opportunities to make a big jump in their respective conference races and UVU can earn the chance to... Read more »

Feb. 24, 2016

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Fackrell hoping to stand out at NFL Scouting Combine

Former Utah State linebacker is in Southern California hoping to improve his draft status. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2016

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USU gymnastics: Utah State ranked No. 30 nationally with an RQS of 194.911

Utah State’s gymnastics squad is ranked No. 30 in this week’s national poll, which was released Monday morning. This week is the first set of rankings sorted by a team’s Regional Qualifying Score. Read more »

Feb. 22, 2016

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Utah State basketball: Fresno State sacks Aggies with 75-68 win

Marvelle Harris scored 22 points shooting 10 of 10 from the line, Cullen Russo added 17 points and Fresno State defeated Utah State 75-68 Saturday night. Read more »

Feb. 20, 2016

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USU gymnastics: Utah State hits the road again to face in-state rival BYU

Utah State’s gymnastics program is back on the road for the third-consecutive meet this weekend, traveling south down I-15 to take on in-state rival BYU on Friday, Feb. 19, in Provo. Read more »

Feb. 18, 2016

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Aggies win second straight game against Eustachy and Colorado State

Long layoff proves beneficial for USU as junior forward Jalen Moore passes 1,000-point mark for career. Read more »

Feb. 17, 2016

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Doug Robinson: Ladell Andersen was just about everywhere in Utah basketball

It's been almost three decades since Ladell Andersen left the basketball court, but he made his mark at all three of Utah's major universities and in professional basketball Read more »

Feb. 17, 2016

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Tournament countdown: A look at the local college basketball conference races as March approaches

Teams are positioning for a strong seed in conference basketball tournaments with the regular season winding down. Here's what the league tournament pictures look like currently for college... Read more »

Feb. 17, 2016

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No bull — 2016 legislative session at halfway mark

Utah State University's mascot Big Blue rallies legislators in the Capitol rotunda in Salt Lake City on Tuesday. Read more »

Feb. 16, 2016

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USU track: Utah State continues improvement at a trio of competitions

Utah State's track and field teams solidified their preparation by capturing 18 top-five finishes across three highly competitive meets Friday and Saturday. Read more »

Feb. 13, 2016

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USU gymnastics: Utah State finishes fourth at Perfect 10 Challenge

For the second-consecutive meet, Utah State recorded a season-high road score. Despite that, the Aggies finished in fourth place with a 195.100 at the Perfect 10 Challenge on Friday night at the Cox Convention Center. Read more »

Feb. 12, 2016

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Utah State football adds two linebackers to 2016 signing class

Utah State football head coach Matt Wells announced Friday the addition of two linebackers to its 2016 signing class in prep standout Kevin Meitzenheimer, Jr. and junior college transfer Patrick... Read more »

Feb. 12, 2016

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USU track: Utah State teams prepare for conference championship with a trio of meets this weekend

Utah State's track and field teams spread their talent across three meets this Friday and Saturday, Feb. 12-13. Read more »

Feb. 11, 2016

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USU football: Mountain West announces 2016 football opponents

The Mountain West released on Thursday each of the 12 league teams’ 2016 football non-conference opponents and dates, along with the home and away matchups for intra-league play. Read more »

Feb. 11, 2016

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Brad Rock: Yes, you lose sleep over it, says USU coach

A down season has cooled the atmosphere at raucous Spectrum, but a win this week halted a near-historic losing streak. Read more »

Feb. 11, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 11, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 11, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 11, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 10, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 10, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 10, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 10, 2016

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Utah State ends five-game losing streak with upset of New Mexico

New starting lineup pays off for Utah State coach Tim Duryea as the Aggies avenge their brutal loss in Albuquerque. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 9, 2016

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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 »

Feb. 9, 2016

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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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A Von Miller-type playing style? NFL expert says he could see that in Utah State's Kyler Fackrell

Chase Goodbread, a college football analyst for NFL.com, believes that former Utah State linebacker Kyler Fackrell has a comparable playing style to that of Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller,... 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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