Jacob Nielson

Jacob Nielson

After surviving front-heavy schedule, Aggies defense eager to get into conference play

After surviving front-heavy schedule, Aggies defense eager to get into conference play

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct. 12 - 9:06 a.m.

Utah State's defense has shown flashes of dominance throughout it's first five games, but has yet to bring it all together.
'This is just the beginning': Aggies show fight in loss to Cougars

'This is just the beginning': Aggies show fight in loss to Cougars

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct. 2 - 1:22 a.m.

The Aggies cut a BYU lead to just a touchdown in the fourth quarter but couldn't get closer.
Utah State faces Boise State on early morning, national TV showdown

Utah State faces Boise State on early morning, national TV showdown

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sept. 24 - 6:19 p.m.

The 3-0 Aggies can take control of the Mountain Division if they knock off the Broncos on Saturday
New coaching regime at Utah State paying dividends for Aggies

New coaching regime at Utah State paying dividends for Aggies

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sept. 20 - 3:49 p.m.

A coaching change is making all the different for Utah State.
Utah State surges a comeback, again, to beat conference foe Air Force

Utah State surges a comeback, again, to beat conference foe Air Force

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sept. 19 - 12:09 a.m.

It's the Aggies' first 3-0 start since 1978
Aggies overcome slow start in 48-24 rout over North Dakota

Aggies overcome slow start in 48-24 rout over North Dakota

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sept. 11 - 2:08 a.m.

Logan Bonner passed for a career-best 390 yards with four touchdowns as Utah State clawed out of an early hole to rally past North Dakota 41-24.
Utah State's win was historic, but Aggies can't celebrate with North Dakota up next

Utah State's win was historic, but Aggies can't celebrate with North Dakota up next

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sept. 9 - 9:17 a.m.

Utah State football pulled off the unlikely upset on Saturday night, defeating Washington State 26-23. Here's a glance at the significance of the victory, and a look ahead to the North Dakota game Friday night.
Bonner's late TD pass lifts Utah State over Washington State

Bonner's late TD pass lifts Utah State over Washington State

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sept. 5 - 2:43 a.m.

Logan Bonner threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Deven Thompkins with 11 seconds left to lift Utah State to a 26-23 victory over Washington State.
'It's time to play': Anderson and the Aggies are ready for Washington State

'It's time to play': Anderson and the Aggies are ready for Washington State

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 31 - 12:20 p.m.

Utah State travels to Pac-12 territory for the first game of Anderson's tenure
Observations from Utah State's 2nd and final scrimmage of fall camp

Observations from Utah State's 2nd and final scrimmage of fall camp

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 22 - 9:02 a.m.

Aggie coach Blake Anderson wasn't overly pleased with his teams performance on Saturday afternoon.
4 observations from Utah State's first open-scrimmage

4 observations from Utah State's first open-scrimmage

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 14 - 9:09 p.m.

Saturday's scrimmage painted a better picture of what Utah State will look like come fall
Devonta'e Henry-Cole, running backs look to flip things around for Aggies

Devonta'e Henry-Cole, running backs look to flip things around for Aggies

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 14 - 8:23 a.m.

With a new season and coaching staff, veteran running back Devonta'e Henry-Cole and tow think they can make their mark in 2021.
Utah State football ready for an intense fall camp

Utah State football ready for an intense fall camp

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug. 6 - 2:03 p.m.

As fall camp kicked off Friday, Utah State's new head football coach, Blake Anderson, assured his 1-5 Mountain West team he expects a lot of work out of them and this fall camp isn't going to be an easy one.
A game-by-game prediction for the Aggies' second half of the 2021 season

A game-by-game prediction for the Aggies' second half of the 2021 season

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted July 29 - 9:47 a.m.

How will Utah State football perform in the back half of their 2021 schedule?
A game-by-game prediction for the Aggies' first half of the 2021 season

A game-by-game prediction for the Aggies' first half of the 2021 season

Jacob Nielson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted July 26 - 9:34 a.m.

How will Utah State football perform in its first six game under head coach Blake Anderson?