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Gary Andersen named as Utah State head coach

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec 9th - 3:23pm

The Utah State Aggies didn’t need to look very far to replace Matt Wells at head coach.

Utah State snaps 2-game skid against Weber State, wins 76-67

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 8th - 5:17pm

Sam Merrill scored 19 points and Utah State held off Weber State's late run for a 76-67 victory on Saturday.

Cougars shoot way out of 3-game skid, win 95-80 over Utah State

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec 5th - 10:13pm

Yoeli Childs poured in 31 points and seven rebounds, and BYU led by as much as 22 points en route to a 95-80 win over in-state rival Utah State to snap a three-game losing streak Wednesday night in the Marriott Center.

New Texas Tech coach Wells hires 6 more Utah State assistants

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 5th - 10:10pm

New Texas Tech coach Matt Wells has brought six more of his assistant coaches from Utah State to be on his staff with the Red Raiders.

KSL Pick'em: Cougars sweep weekly awards in Week 14

Robert Jackson and Glenn Swan, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 4th - 1:56pm

Conference championship weekend did not go as planned for Utah and Utah State fans.

Utah State sophomore LB David Woodward named All-American by PFF

Wade Denniston, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Dec 3rd - 1:28pm

Utah State sophomore linebacker David Woodward was named a first-team All-American by Pro Football Focus, it was announced Monday morning.

Utah State headed to New Mexico Bowl to face North Texas

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec 2nd - 2:47pm

After a 10-2 season that finished one win away from a berth in the Mountain West championship, Utah State will head to the Land of Enchantment for a bowl game against the Mean Green.

Where does Utah State turn after Matt Wells' departure?

Kyle McDonald and Jeremiah Jensen, KSL.com Contributors  |  Updated Dec 2nd - 9:17am

It is well known that former head coach Matt Wells has accepted the same position at Texas Tech of the Big 12 Conference. What isn't known is who Utah State athletic director John Hartwell will hire as the next leader of the Aggie football team.

Utah State beats UC Irvine 89-65

Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 2nd - 8:50am

Quinn Taylor scored 21, Neemias Queta had his first career double-double and Utah State never trailed in an 89-65 win over UC Irvine on Saturday night.

Frank Maile named interim head coach as Utah State's search to replace Matt Wells begins

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 30th - 11:58am

Frank Maile will take over day-to-day operations of the Utah State University football team as athletic director John Hartwell, with the help of a search firm, immediately begins the process of hiring a replacement for departed coach Matt Wells.

KSL Pick'em: College football Week 14 staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 30th - 10:16am

Here are the games for Week 14: No. 11 Washington vs. No. 17 Utah (Friday), No. 5 Oklahoma vs. No. 14 Texas, No. 1 Alabama vs. No. 4 Georgia, No. 22 Boise State vs. No. 25 Fresno State, and No. 6 Ohio State vs. No. 21 Northwestern.

Utah State coach Matt Wells, 2 coordinators ascend at Texas Tech

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 29th - 10:09pm

The Aggie grad and sixth-year head coach was named the next coach at Texas Tech, the university announced Thursday night.

Merrill scores 20, leads Utah State past Northern Iowa 71-52

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 28th - 9:52pm

Sam Merrill scored 20 points as host Utah State beat Northern Iowa 71-52 on Wednesday night in the Mountain West/Missouri Valley Conference Challenge.

Utah State's Matt Wells named MW Coach of the Year, linked to Texas Tech job on same day

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 28th - 7:18pm

Wells’ success was recognized Wednesday morning, when the conference announced him as the league’s coach of the year.

Utes stay at No. 17, Aggies drop out of latest CFP rankings

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 27th - 7:38pm

In the penultimate College Football Playoff rankings of the season, Utah moved up while Utah State dropped when the latest numbers were released Tuesday.

Locals in the NFL: One local breaks a record in Week 12

Jeff Thomas, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 27th - 12:09pm

Locals stood out in week 12 of the NFL season.

KSL Pick'em: Utes claim top fan base in rivalry week

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 27th - 10:44am

The rivalry week edition of KSL College Football Pick'em sure did not disappoint. Three of the five games were upsets, and the two others came down to the wire and easily could have gone the other way.

Ben Anderson: Utah State makes case for BYU’s Mountain West affiliation

Ben Anderson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 27th - 10:14am

BYU finished the season 6-6 with impressive wins over Arizona and Wisconsin, Utah State finished with 10 wins, but had no remarkable wins, and was nearly in a New Year's Six Bowl Game. Who had the better season?

Utes up to No. 17, Aggies drop in latest national rankings

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov 25th - 12:27pm

Utah and Utah State were on the opposite ends of a wild weekend of the final week of the regular season. And while Utah escaped with a win and stayed put in the national rankings, Utah State dropped as they fell to Boise State on the road.

Boise State beats Utah State, gets Mountain West title shot

Jason Chatraw, Associated Press  |  Updated Nov 25th - 1:49am

Boise State has a chance for a conference title and maybe even a big bowl game.