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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:42:57 MDT Utah State men's basketball adds a pair of transfers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605873/Utah-State-mens-basketball-adds-a-pair-of-transfers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605873/Utah-State-mens-basketball-adds-a-pair-of-transfers.html Utah State's men's basketball coach Stew Morrill announced that Grayson Moore and Lew Evans have transferred to USU. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 21:32:05 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies struggled in 2013-14 after making jump to the Mountain West http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601158/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-struggled-in-2013-14-after-making-jump-to-the-Mountain-West.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601158/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-struggled-in-2013-14-after-making-jump-to-the-Mountain-West.html Utah State basketball coach Stew Morrill hopes the Aggies can continue to improve in the Mountain West despite losing several... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:45:00 MDT Jordan Stone, Danny Berger leaving Utah State basketball program http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598963/Jordan-Stone-Danny-Berger-leaving-Utah-State-basketball-program.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598963/Jordan-Stone-Danny-Berger-leaving-Utah-State-basketball-program.html Utah State basketball coach Stew Morrill announced Tuesday that Jordan Stone and Danny Berger are leaving the program. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:35:00 MDT Utah Valley will look to NIT now after loss in WAC semifinals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598736/Utah-Valley-will-look-to-NIT-now-after-loss-in-WAC-semifinals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598736/Utah-Valley-will-look-to-NIT-now-after-loss-in-WAC-semifinals.html By winning the WAC regular-season title, Utah Valley is eligible to play in the NIT basketball tournament next week. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 23:05:00 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies aren't excited to keep playing this year — even if asked http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598621/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-arent-excited-to-keep-playing-this-year-2-even-if-asked.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598621/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-arent-excited-to-keep-playing-this-year-2-even-if-asked.html USU coach Stew Morrill said it's unlikely his team will play in a postseason tournament this season because there is a lack... Thu, 13 Mar 2014 19:29:08 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies come back in final minute for wild victory over Colorado State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598511/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-come-back-in-final-minute-for-wild-victory-over-Colorado-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598511/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-come-back-in-final-minute-for-wild-victory-over-Colorado-State.html Down nine with less than 90 seconds left, the Aggies went on a 16-3 run, fueled in part by a technical foul by a Ram player... Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:00:00 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies will try to beat Colorado State for 3rd time to advance in MWC tourney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598474/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-will-try-to-beat-Colorado-State-for-3rd-time-to-advance-in-MWC-tourney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598474/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-will-try-to-beat-Colorado-State-for-3rd-time-to-advance-in-MWC-tourney.html The Utah State basketball team has already beaten Colorado State twice this season, but will need to do it a third time to... Wed, 12 Mar 2014 00:06:58 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies blow out Southern Utah 90-57 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590456/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-blow-out-Southern-Utah-90-57.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590456/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-blow-out-Southern-Utah-90-57.html Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:25:00 MST Utah State basketball: Former Southern Utah player Kyle Davis set to lead Aggies against SUU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590388/Utah-State-basketball-Former-Southern-Utah-player-Kyle-Davis-set-to-lead-Aggies-against-SUU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590388/Utah-State-basketball-Former-Southern-Utah-player-Kyle-Davis-set-to-lead-Aggies-against-SUU.html On Tuesday night, the Aggies (1-0) face Southern Utah (1-0), a team that USU has played in five of the last six seasons. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:55:01 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies open season with 78-65 win over USC http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590254/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-open-season-with-78-65-win-over-USC.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590254/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-open-season-with-78-65-win-over-USC.html With a boisterous, near sellout crowd at its back, Utah State rolled to a 78-65 victory over the visiting USC Trojans. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:25:00 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies tip off season against USC Friday night http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590127/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-tip-off-season-against-USC-Friday-night.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590127/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-tip-off-season-against-USC-Friday-night.html When Utah State opens its season Friday night, it will be taking on a USC team that is nearly impossible to scout. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 18:53:46 MST Utah State basketball: Depth a key for Aggies this season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589235/Utah-State-basketball-Depth-a-key-for-Aggies-this-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589235/Utah-State-basketball-Depth-a-key-for-Aggies-this-season.html While last season was a struggle for Aggie fans, coaches and players, it should reap benefits this year in the form of... Fri, 25 Oct 2013 20:30:00 MDT USU basketball: men's team begins preparation for the 2013-14 season Friday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587100/USU-basketball-mens-team-begins-preparation-for-the-2013-14-season-Friday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587100/USU-basketball-mens-team-begins-preparation-for-the-2013-14-season-Friday.html Utah State men's basketball will hold its first official practice of the 2013-14 season on Friday, Sept. 27 at 12:30 p.m. in... Wed, 25 Sep 2013 18:08:02 MDT USU basketball: Aggie men's team announces Mountain West schedule http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584840/USU-basketball-Aggie-mens-team-announces-Mountain-West-schedule.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584840/USU-basketball-Aggie-mens-team-announces-Mountain-West-schedule.html Utah State men's basketball head coach Stew Morrill announced the Aggies' 2013-14 Mountain West Conference schedule,... Fri, 16 Aug 2013 23:11:50 MDT USU basketball: USC, Miss. St. highlight Aggie non-conference schedule http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583307/USU-basketball-USC-Miss-St-highlight-Aggie-non-conference-schedule.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583307/USU-basketball-USC-Miss-St-highlight-Aggie-non-conference-schedule.html Utah State men's basketball head coach Stew Morrill announced the Aggies' 2013-14 non-conference schedule Thursday. The... Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:45:00 MDT USU basketball: Jesse Parker named Utah State men's basketball director of operations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580825/USU-basketball-Jesse-Parker-named-Utah-State-mens-basketball-director-of-operations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580825/USU-basketball-Jesse-Parker-named-Utah-State-mens-basketball-director-of-operations.html Utah State's head men's basketball coach Stew Morrill announced Wednesday the hiring of Jesse Parker as the program's... Wed, 29 May 2013 14:05:54 MDT USU basketball: Aggie men's basketball signs JoJo McGlaston http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578615/USU-basketball-Aggie-mens-basketball-signs-JoJo-McGlaston.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578615/USU-basketball-Aggie-mens-basketball-signs-JoJo-McGlaston.html Utah State men’s basketball head coach Stew Morrill announced Friday that high school standout JoJo McGlaston has... Fri, 19 Apr 2013 15:23:22 MDT USU basketball men's team signs Viko Noma'aea http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578608/USU-basketball-mens-team-signs-Viko-Nomaaea.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578608/USU-basketball-mens-team-signs-Viko-Nomaaea.html Utah State men’s basketball head coach Stew Morrill announced Friday that Viko Noma'aea has signed a National Letter of... Fri, 19 Apr 2013 15:19:33 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies round out signing class with pair of guards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578506/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-round-out-signing-class-with-pair-of-guards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578506/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-round-out-signing-class-with-pair-of-guards.html With three scholarships previously devoted to the frontcourt, the Aggie coaching staff focused on the guardline in the... Wed, 17 Apr 2013 19:55:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Beehive basketball a fluke or a trend? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576235/Dick-Harmon-Beehive-basketball-a-fluke-or-a-trend.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576235/Dick-Harmon-Beehive-basketball-a-fluke-or-a-trend.html It's been 19 years since the state of Utah failed to get any of its programs in the NCAA Basketball Tournament. Is college... Wed, 20 Mar 2013 09:05:00 MDT USU basketball season likely over after first-round loss in WAC tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575892/USU-basketball-season-likely-over-after-first-round-loss-in-WAC-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575892/USU-basketball-season-likely-over-after-first-round-loss-in-WAC-tournament.html Utah State coach Stew Morrill said his team's season is likely over after losing to UT Arlington in the first round of the... Fri, 15 Mar 2013 09:25:00 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies fall to UT Arlington in first round of WAC tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575889/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-fall-to-UT-Arlington-in-first-round-of-WAC-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575889/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-fall-to-UT-Arlington-in-first-round-of-WAC-tournament.html Teams from Texas are taking over the Western Athletic Conference basketball tournament, and one of the victims Thursday was... Fri, 15 Mar 2013 00:05:00 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies will be underdogs for a change at tourney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575714/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-will-be-underdogs-for-a-change-at-tourney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575714/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-will-be-underdogs-for-a-change-at-tourney.html The Utah State basketball team won't be one of the favorites at the WAC basketball tournament, which begins Thursday at the... Wed, 13 Mar 2013 18:55:00 MDT Utah State basketball notebook: Aggies hope third time is the charm at WAC tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575607/Utah-State-basketball-notebook-Aggies-hope-third-time-is-the-charm-at-WAC-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575607/Utah-State-basketball-notebook-Aggies-hope-third-time-is-the-charm-at-WAC-tournament.html There is an old adage in college basketball that says it’s hard to beat the same team three times in a season. Utah... Tue, 12 Mar 2013 20:05:00 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggie men have No. 5 seed, women No. 2 for WAC Tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624332/Utah-State-basketball-Aggie-men-have-No-5-seed-women-No-2-for-WAC-Tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624332/Utah-State-basketball-Aggie-men-have-No-5-seed-women-No-2-for-WAC-Tournament.html Utah State men's basketball will be the fifth seed for the 2013 Western Athletic Conference Tournament and will play... Sun, 10 Mar 2013 21:25:00 MDT Utah State basketball: Aggies race past Roadrunners on senior night, 71-51 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624250/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-race-past-Roadrunners-on-senior-night-71-51.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624250/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-race-past-Roadrunners-on-senior-night-71-51.html It wasn't pretty in the first half, but Utah State dominated down the stretch en route to a 71-51 victory over UTSA on senior... Sun, 10 Mar 2013 15:33:46 MDT USU basketball: Aggies will honor the injured Kyisean Reed on senior night http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575322/USU-basketball-Aggies-will-honor-the-injured-Kyisean-Reed-on-senior-night.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575322/USU-basketball-Aggies-will-honor-the-injured-Kyisean-Reed-on-senior-night.html For any college basketball team, senior night is normally a time of celebration. For Utah State, this is the second... Fri, 08 Mar 2013 18:58:26 MST USU basketball: Spencer Butterfield leads Aggies to 20th win in rout of Texas State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575204/USU-basketball-Spencer-Butterfield-leads-Aggies-to-20th-win-in-rout-of-Texas-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575204/USU-basketball-Spencer-Butterfield-leads-Aggies-to-20th-win-in-rout-of-Texas-State.html Spencer Butterfield comes back from a hip injury to lead the USU Aggies to a convincing victory over Texas State. Fri, 08 Mar 2013 06:11:09 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies to start final homestand vs. Texas State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575042/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-to-start-final-homestand-vs-Texas-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575042/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-to-start-final-homestand-vs-Texas-State.html The Aggies (19-9, 9-7) and the Bobcats (9-20, 4-12) last met during the opening weekend of WAC play on New Year’s Eve... Wed, 06 Mar 2013 15:50:00 MST BYU basketball: Junior college prospect commits to the Cougars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574849/BYU-basketball-Junior-college-prospect-commits-to-the-Cougars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574849/BYU-basketball-Junior-college-prospect-commits-to-the-Cougars.html BYU coaches received a commitment from junior college prospect Skyler Halford Monday night. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 23:10:27 MST Utah State basketball: Texas-Arlington tops Utah State 61-46 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623730/Utah-State-basketball-Texas-Arlington-tops-Utah-State-61-46.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623730/Utah-State-basketball-Texas-Arlington-tops-Utah-State-61-46.html Kevin Butler scored 21 points on 7-of-15 shooting including five 3-pointers and Texas-Arlington defeated Utah State 61-46 on... Sat, 02 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MST USU basketball: Wounded Aggies travel to UT Arlington http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574627/USU-basketball-Wounded-Aggies-travel-to-UT-Arlington.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574627/USU-basketball-Wounded-Aggies-travel-to-UT-Arlington.html Before heading out on the last road trip of the year, USU basketball was hoping to build momentum in the final sprint of the... Fri, 01 Mar 2013 20:39:15 MST Utah St. falls to No. 25 Louisiana Tech 84-61 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623618/Utah-St-falls-to-No-25-Louisiana-Tech-84-61.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623618/Utah-St-falls-to-No-25-Louisiana-Tech-84-61.html Utah State coach Stew Morrill is usually demonstrative on the sidelines: arms waving, feet stomping and voice shouting... Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:13:16 MST USU basketball: Aggies set to battle top 25 Bulldogs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574391/USU-basketball-Aggies-set-to-battle-top-25-Bulldogs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574391/USU-basketball-Aggies-set-to-battle-top-25-Bulldogs.html The Bulldogs are riding a 16-game winning streak and are nationally ranked for the first time since 1984-85 when Karl Malone... Wed, 27 Feb 2013 21:37:45 MST USU basketball: Aggies ready for final Bracketbuster game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573979/USU-basketball-Aggies-ready-for-final-Bracketbuster-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573979/USU-basketball-Aggies-ready-for-final-Bracketbuster-game.html There won’t be any at-large bids on the line this year, but USU still picked up a good opponent for Bracketbusters:... Fri, 22 Feb 2013 23:56:09 MST BYU, Utah State basketball: Foul trouble changes the game for Aggies vs. BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573629/BYU-Utah-State-basketball-Foul-trouble-changes-the-game-for-Aggies-vs-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573629/BYU-Utah-State-basketball-Foul-trouble-changes-the-game-for-Aggies-vs-BYU.html If you were inside the Marriott Center on Tuesday night and left with a ringing in your ears from all of the whistles, you... Wed, 20 Feb 2013 09:34:57 MST BYU basketball: Cougars to take break from WCC to host Utah State http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573428/BYU-basketball-Cougars-to-take-break-from-WCC-to-host-Utah-State.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573428/BYU-basketball-Cougars-to-take-break-from-WCC-to-host-Utah-State.html The BYU basketball team is pushing pause on the West Coast Conference play button. The Cougars will host in-state rival Utah... Mon, 18 Feb 2013 01:00:59 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies look to bounce back from crushing defeat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573328/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-look-to-bounce-back-from-crushing-defeat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573328/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-look-to-bounce-back-from-crushing-defeat.html It's never easy to bounce back from a tough loss, but that is the task in front of Utah State's basketball team Saturday... Fri, 15 Feb 2013 17:18:12 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies' hearts broken by Denver buzzer-beater on Valentine's Day (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573254/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-hearts-broken-by-Denver-buzzer-beater-on-Valentines-Day-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573254/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-hearts-broken-by-Denver-buzzer-beater-on-Valentines-Day-video.html Brett Olson buried an off-balanced 29-footer as time expired to give Denver a wild 63-60 win over Utah State on Thursday night. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 22:55:00 MST Utah State basketball: Denver defeats Aggies with OT buzzer beater, 63-60 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573248/Utah-State-basketball-Denver-defeats-Aggies-with-OT-buzzer-beater-63-60.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573248/Utah-State-basketball-Denver-defeats-Aggies-with-OT-buzzer-beater-63-60.html The Utah State Aggies suffered a heartbreaking overtime loss this Valentine's day, as they were beaten by the Denver Pioneers... Thu, 14 Feb 2013 21:25:00 MST Utah State basketball: Rejuvenated Aggies face Denver Pioneers Thursday night http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573098/Utah-State-basketball-Rejuvenated-Aggies-face-Denver-Pioneers-Thursday-night.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573098/Utah-State-basketball-Rejuvenated-Aggies-face-Denver-Pioneers-Thursday-night.html Just two weeks ago it looked like the season might be over for Utah State basketball. The Aggies were losers of four straight... Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:32:23 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies face San Jose State in battle of future MWC members http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572573/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-face-San-Jose-State-in-battle-of-future-MWC-members.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572573/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-face-San-Jose-State-in-battle-of-future-MWC-members.html Utah State faces the only league team it knows it will play again next year — San Jose State — in a road game... Fri, 08 Feb 2013 09:17:02 MST USU basketball: Aggies to host Illinois State in ESPNU BracketBusters game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572296/USU-basketball-Aggies-to-host-Illinois-State-in-ESPNU-BracketBusters-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572296/USU-basketball-Aggies-to-host-Illinois-State-in-ESPNU-BracketBusters-game.html Utah State men's basketball will host Illinois State of the Missouri Valley Conference during the annual ESPN Ramada... Tue, 05 Feb 2013 12:44:26 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies hope for road sweep in Seattle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572065/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-hope-for-road-sweep-in-Seattle.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572065/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-hope-for-road-sweep-in-Seattle.html With game one of the road trip out of the way, the Aggies (15-5, 6-4 WAC) will be looking to climb back up in the road... Sat, 02 Feb 2013 00:43:51 MST Utah State basketball: Injury-riddled Aggies looking for offensive help http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571847/Utah-State-basketball-Injury-riddled-Aggies-looking-for-offensive-help.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571847/Utah-State-basketball-Injury-riddled-Aggies-looking-for-offensive-help.html Since losing Preton Medlin and Kyisean Reed, the USU's offense has sputtered. The Aggies are hoping that players in... Thu, 31 Jan 2013 08:32:11 MST Utah State men's basketball: Aggies comeback falls short against league-leading Louisiana Tech http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571585/Utah-State-mens-basketball-Aggies-comeback-falls-short-against-league-leading-Louisiana-Tech.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571585/Utah-State-mens-basketball-Aggies-comeback-falls-short-against-league-leading-Louisiana-Tech.html The Utah State Aggies may be undermanned for the rest of the season, but don’t expect them to quit fighting. Against... Sat, 26 Jan 2013 22:35:00 MST Utah State basketball: Aggies looking to avoid four-game skid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571527/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-looking-to-avoid-four-game-skid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571527/Utah-State-basketball-Aggies-looking-to-avoid-four-game-skid.html Utah State basketball is on the verge of doing something it hasn’t done in almost 20 years. The problem is, it’s... Fri, 25 Jan 2013 17:48:30 MST Utah State basketball: Shorthanded Aggies back in action http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571310/Utah-State-basketball-Shorthanded-Aggies-back-in-action.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571310/Utah-State-basketball-Shorthanded-Aggies-back-in-action.html To say that it has been a trying year for Utah State head coach Stew Morrill would be an understatement. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 16:20:00 MST USU basketball: Medlin out 6-8 weeks with broken wrist, Reed out for season with torn ACL http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571141/USU-basketball-Medlin-out-6-8-weeks-with-broken-wrist-Reed-out-for-season-with-torn-ACL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571141/USU-basketball-Medlin-out-6-8-weeks-with-broken-wrist-Reed-out-for-season-with-torn-ACL.html Utah State men's basketball head coach Stew Morrill announced Monday an update on a pair of players who suffered injuries in... Mon, 21 Jan 2013 14:20:00 MST