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KSL Pick'em: Aggie fan wins $500, Utes best overall fan base

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 16th - 7:42am

KSL College Football Pick'em wrapped up its fifth season on Monday as No. 1 LSU defeated the defending champion No. 3 Clemson Tigers 42-25. The contest had its most participants for the fifth straight season, with 9,959 users vying for the coveted top spot in the overall leaderboard.

Locals in the NFL Playoffs: BYU's Daniel Sorensen, Fred Warner lead Chiefs, Niners to divisional-round wins

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 12th - 9:38pm

Sorensen tied the game-high with eight tackles, including a pivotal fourth-down stop, and added another tackle and forced fumble on special teams to help the Chiefs rally from 24-0 down for a 51-31 win Sunday.

Queta, Utah State snap three-game skid with 80-70 win over Nevada

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 11th - 10:41pm

Neemias Queta had 19 points to lead five Utah State players in double figures as the Aggies defeated Nevada 80-70 on Saturday night.

How the Mountain West's new media deal with CBS, FOX impacts Utah State — and BYU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Jan 10th - 4:37pm

Out with ESPN, in with FOX. That was the tone of the Mountain West’s media rights announcement Thursday afternoon, as the league officially proclaimed CBS and FOX as the official first- and second-tier media rights partners of the conference.

Air Force hands Utah State third straight loss for first time under Craig Smith

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan 7th - 11:39pm

Ryan Swan poured in 31 points and 11 rebounds to lead Air Force to a 79-60 home win over Utah State, handing the Aggies their third straight loss for the first time in the Craig Smith era.

No. 13 San Diego State beats Utah State to improve to 15-0

John Coon, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 4th - 11:21pm

The Aztecs snapped the Aggies’ 15-game home winning streak and beat them for the 12th time in the last 14 games. They shot 51% from the field and scored 13 points off 11 Utah State turnovers.

Hamilton, UNLV hand Utah State first Mountain West loss

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 1st - 11:39pm

Justin Bean had his 10th double-double of the season, 17 points and 10 rebounds, for the Aggies (13-3, 2-1), who had won three straight and six of seven. Sam Merrill added 10 points.

The top 10 most memorable sports moments in the state of Utah in 2019

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 31st - 4:04pm

A lot happened in the world of sports in the state of Utah in 2019, so recapping the year comes as a challenge. But without further ado, he’s a look at the 10 most memorable, or impactful, sports stories in the state for the year.

Locals in the NFL: Utes' Eric Rowe spoils regular-season finale for Tom Brady, Patriots

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 29th - 11:25pm

Former Utah defensive back Eric Rowe's pick-six for Miami was good for the Dolphins, bad for New England QB Tom Brady, and especially great for Kansas City and BYU alum Andy Reid.

The top moments of the decade for Utah State University athletics

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 28th - 10:10pm

Utah State returned to relevance on the football field, lost a legendary basketball coach and joined a new conference. As the calendar turns, we take a look back at the stories that defined the Aggies this decade.

Miller leads Utah State over Eastern Oregon 129-61

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 28th - 5:07pm

Brock Miller had 25 points as Utah State won its eighth consecutive home game, romping past Eastern Oregon 129-61 on Saturday.

The top 10 stories from USU sports in 2019

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 27th - 1:16pm

In 2019, the Aggies made a return to the NCAA Tournament, had both an NFL and NBA prospect, and even had a Heisman campaign. The news surrounding the events was pretty memorable, too.

Locals in the NFL: Taysom Hill is going for everyone's job and Fred Warner scores first TD

Ryan Miller and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 22nd - 11:21pm

Taysom Hill did everything on Sunday and Fred Warner scored his first career NFL touchdown.

Sam Merrill’s 21 points help Utah State beat Florida 65-62

The Associated Press  |  Updated Dec 21st - 4:24pm

Sam Merrill scored 21 points Saturday and Utah State held Florida without a field goal for six minutes down the stretch to win 65-62 in the Orange Bowl Classic.

Love sets record for total offense in Utah State's 51-41 loss to Kent State in Frisco Bowl

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec 20th - 10:17pm

Kent State quarterback Dustin Crum threw for 289 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 147 yards and a score to lead the Golden Flashes to their first-ever postseason bowl win Friday night with a 51-41 victory over Utah State at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.

Frisco Bowl Game Center: Utah State vs. Kent State

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec 20th - 5:30pm

Follow along as the Utah State Aggies take on the Kent State Golden Flashes at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, with KSL.com's live Game Center.

KSL Pick'em: College football Bowl Week staff selections

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 20th - 10:27am

Here are games for Bowl Week: Utah State vs. Kent State, BYU vs. Hawaii, No. 1 LSU vs. No. 4 Oklahoma, No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 3 Clemson, No. 11. Utah vs. Texas, and the national championship (teams TBD).

Andersen: 'Never any thought' Utah State QB Jordan Love wouldn't play in Frisco Bowl

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec 19th - 6:02pm

Utah State coach Gary Andersen wanted to be perfectly clear Thursday during his pre-bowl press conference.

Merrill lifts Utah St. past South Florida 76-74 in OT

The Associated Press  |  Posted Dec 18th - 9:02pm

Sam Merrill had 21 points and Justin Bean made the game-winning bucket at the end of overtime as Utah State defeated South Florida 76-74 in overtime at the Battleground 2K19 on Wednesday night.