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Where local athletes ended up in the NFL

Josh Furlong and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 7:34pm

The 2016 NFL Draft has come to a close and six 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.

2016 NFL Draft Board  |  Posted  Apr 30th - 5:15pm

The 2016 NFL Draft begins Thursday night as college athletes look to make a jump to the highest level of football. Follow along as the first round of the draft kicks off Thursday night.

Aggies' Vigil drafted by Bengals, Fackrell goes to Packers in subsequent picks

Sean Walker and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Apr 29th - 8:57pm

Kyler Fackrell was a major cog in Utah State’s defense during his four-year tenure as a standout linebacker with the Aggies. But his career won’t stop there.

Roundup: Local JUCO prospects sign with four-year schools

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 13th - 6:06pm

Wednesday was the first day for junior college prospects to officially sign with Division I schools, and a number of local players found landing spots to continue their basketball careers.

Aggies cap spring camp with scrimmage; Utes' Cox impresses with Williams' injury

Rod Zundel and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 9th - 7:19pm

Click the video for highlights from scrimmages for the Aggies and Utes on Saturday afternoon.

Robinson, Evans impress at Utah State Pro Day

Sean Walker and Matt Glade  |  Posted  Apr 6th - 6:14pm

Twenty former Utah State players worked out for 21 NFL scouts Wednesday morning with hopes of improving their NFL draft stock during the Aggies’ annual Pro Day.

Aggies schedule Pro Day for Wednesday

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Apr 5th - 7:36pm

Utah State will host its annual pro day exhibition Wednesday on campus.

Aggies power run game in second spring scrimmage

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Apr 1st - 10:56pm

Justen Hervey led a stable of rushers with 38 yards and a touchdown on eight carries as the Aggies showed a commitment to the ground game Friday night at Maverik Stadium.

Utah State's Jalen Moore to submit name for NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Mar 25th - 7:59pm

Utah State junior forward Jalen Moore said Friday that he will submit his name for the NBA draft but will not hire an agent.

Mountain West reverses course, will stick to 11-team format

John Marshall, Associated Press  |  Posted  Mar 11th - 4:50pm

Mountain West basketball coaches complained when the conference's presidents disregarded their vote on keeping the men's and women's basketball tournament at 11 teams.

MW tournament: Aztecs' late winner fends off Aggies in quarterfinal  |  Posted  Mar 10th - 3:18pm

Trey Kell scored a game-high 17 points, including the go-ahead jumper with 44 seconds left, to help top-seeded San Diego State survive Utah State's upset bid in Thursday's Mountain West quarterfinal matchup at the Thomas & Mack Center.

MW tournament: Rector's career day leads Aggies by Wyoming in first round  |  Posted  Mar 9th - 4:01pm

Shane Rector scored a career-high 24 points to go along with six rebounds as Utah State held off Wyoming, 88-70, in the first round of the Mountain West tournament Wednesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Fresno State edges Utah State 86-85, clinches MWC No. 2 seed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Mar 5th - 10:01pm

Marvelle Harris scored 34 points and Fresno State beat Utah State 86-85 on Saturday night to clinch the No. 2 seed in the Mountain West Conference Tournament.

Utah State breaks away to beat Air Force 78-65

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Mar 1st - 9:41pm

Chris Smith and Jalen Moore scored 23 points each and Utah State broke away through the second half to defeat Air Force 78-65 on Tuesday night.

How local players fared at the 2016 NFL Combine

Dylan Cannon, Contributor  |  Posted  Feb 28th - 9:56pm

Starting last Friday, football players from colleges across the nation have been performing at the NFL combine trying to boost their draft stock. Numerous players from local colleges have participated. Here's how they've done, so far.

Westendorf's late 3 lifts Seattle past Utah Valley 72-69

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 27th - 10:40pm

Brendan Westendorf scored 21 points and drilled a 3-pointer as time expired to lift Seattle to a 72-69 win over Utah Valley Saturday night, taking over sole possession of fourth place in the Western Athletic Conference standings.

Utah State cruises to 88-70 win over San Jose State

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 27th - 10:20pm

Chris Smith scored 20 points, Quinn Taylor added 16 with 10 rebounds and Utah State cruised to an 88-70 win over San Jose State on Saturday night.

School of Mines head football coach leaving for Utah State

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 26th - 9:40am

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology head football coach Stacy Collins has resigned to take the special teams coordinator position at Utah State.

Nevada takes down Utah State 73-68 behind Criswell

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 24th - 10:20pm

Tyron Criswell scored 23 points and posted a career high 16 rebounds, while Marqueze Coleman added 10 points to move into 23rd place on Nevada's all-time scoring list as the Wolfpack beat Utah State 73-68 Wednesday night.

Fresno State sacks Utah State with 75-68 win

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 20th - 6:50pm

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.