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Standout Utah State secondary looking to improve on 2016 mark

Brittany Copeland  |  Posted   Aug 13th - 4:38pm

A year ago, Utah State's defensive secondary ranked 10th nationally with just 176 passing yards allowed per game. And the Aggies hope to be even better in 2017.

CFB preview: Utah State out to erase memories of 3-9 season

KSL.com  |  Posted   Aug 12th - 7:04pm

After five-straight bowl appearances and 43 wins in five years, last season’s 3-9 record was unacceptable — no more so than to the players who remember the 1-7 Mountain West slog.

Aggies disappointed in 2016 season, vow to do better

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Aug 5th - 4:05pm

Utah State coach Matt Wells was as disappointed as anyone when the Aggies went just 3-9 last year, including 1-7 in Mountain West play. And he’s more eager than anyone to get the Aggies back on the right track.

Aggies picked to finish last in Mountain West in preseason poll

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 6:08pm

Utah State was picked to finish sixth in the Mountain West Conference's Mountain division Tuesday, as announced by the league at its annual media summit in Las Vegas.

Back-nine spurt paces BYU freshman Hirsch to Utah State Amateur title

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 15th - 7:11pm

After a slow start, Kelton Hirsch poured it on. The former Viewmont High basketball player carded four birdies on the back nine, and went on to a 7 and 5 victory over Braydon Swapp at Ogden Golf & Country Club.

Jalen Moore's contract with Bucks highlights locals in NBA summer league

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jul 11th - 7:34pm

Jalen Moore signed a two-way contract with the Milwaukee Bucks last week, becoming one of two players to secure a spot on the Bucks' roster for his rookie season via the new NBA rule that benefits teams and their affiliates in the NBA G League.

Utah State’s Dax Raymond named to John Mackey Award watch list

Lindsey Peterson, KSL.com  |  Posted   Jul 11th - 1:37pm

Raymond is the only football player from Utah to be a candidate for this award and one of only four being named to the list from the Mountain West Conference.

Where local basketball players end up during the NBA summer league

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 28th - 11:52am

School may be out, but basketball is just getting started for the NBA's summer session. Here's where former college players from Utah ended up.

BYU's Williams, USU's Mays see opportunity in Packers' young running back group

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 7th - 7:11pm

The Packers’ running back room only has four players in it at the moment, with third-year back Ty Montgomery from Stanford being the elder statesman.

Where local athletes ended up in the NFL

Josh Furlong and Sean Walker  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 6:50pm

The 2017 NFL Draft has come to a close and nine local football players were drafted to various teams. However, several local athletes also signed a free agency deal following the draft. The following is a where local athletes ended up in the draft or in free agency.

Utah State's Devante Mays selected in 7th round by Green Bay Packers

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 4:20pm

Mays was selected by the Packers with the 238th overall pick (seventh round) Saturday during the 2017 NFL Draft in Philadelphia.

LIVE: 2017 NFL Draft

KSL.com  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 5:55pm

The 2017 NFL Draft will take place April 27-29. Below is an up-to-the-minute look at the players drafted.

Utah State rolls out fast offense, strong defense in annual spring game

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 8th - 9:07pm

The Utah State Aggies finished off their spring season with the Blue and White Game Saturday afternoon at Maverik Stadium. Here are some instant observations from the scrimmage.

Former Utah State center to rejoin Aggies as graduate transfer from North Dakota

KSL.com  |  Posted   Mar 31st - 9:09pm

Carson Shanks announced he will graduate and transfer back to Utah State after a junior season that saw the 7-foot, 245-pound center averaged 5.3 points and 2.2 rebounds in 12.6 minutes per game in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

3 local women's basketball teams head to the postseason

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 14th - 12:51pm

Just like in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, no local squad will represent Utah in the top women's tournament. But three local teams earned postseason invites late Monday night.

Jalen Moore's USU career 'what college basketball is supposed to be about'

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 12th - 4:20pm

The four-year career of Utah State standout Jalen Moore came to an end this week in the Mountain West Conference tournament. Here's a look back on the former Sky View High star's tenure in Logan.

Moore's 27 not enough as Aggies end season with MWC quarterfinal loss to Nevada

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 9th - 4:52pm

Senior Jalen Moore scored 14 of his team-high 27 points in the second half as the Aggies fell to top-seeded Nevada 83-69 in the quarterfinals of the Mountain West Conference tournament at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Freshman Koby McEwen standing out in rookie season with Utah State hoops

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 9th - 10:15am

McEwen has done everything the Aggies (14-16) have asked of him — and more — since committing to Utah State shortly after arriving in Mount Pleasant from his home in Toronto, Ontario.

McEwen leads Aggies' second-half run past Spartans in MWC tourney opener

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Mar 8th - 7:31pm

Koby McEwen scored 22 of his freshman school-record 27 points in the second half to help Utah State pull away from San Jose State 90-64 in the Mountain West Tournament opener for both teams Wednesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Utah State University Eastern names Chelsey Warburton state of Utah's first female athletic director

Madi Whiteman  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 1:07pm

Utah State University Eastern has named Chelsey Warburton its new athletic director, making her the first female collegiate athletic director in the state of Utah.