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Fast start leads Merrill, Aggies by San Jose State in senior-night rout

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Feb 26th - 12:06am

Senior night was one to remember for Utah State star Sam Merrill.

Merrill, Bean help Aggies pull away from Wyoming for 5th straight win

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Feb 19th - 10:01pm

Sam Merrill poured in 26 points, and Justin Bean added 20 points and 14 rebounds to help Utah State pull away from hapless Wyoming, 78-58, Wednesday night at the Dee Glenn Smith Spectrum.

Merrill scores 24 as Utah State beats Fresno State 71-59

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 10:47pm

Sam Merrill scored 24 points to lead Utah State to a 71-59 victory over Fresno State on Saturday night.

Merrill, Aggies hold off Rams for 2nd in Mountain West

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Feb 11th - 10:34pm

Merrill scorched the nets with 32 points to go along with five assists and four rebounds, and Neemias Queta added 14 points and 11 rebounds to help Utah State hold off Colorado State 75-72 at Mobey Arena in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Utah Food Bank gets 40K-pound pork donation after BYU, USU football seasons

Kyle Dunphey, KSL  |  Posted Feb 11th - 9:28am

Football season has come and gone, but Utah State and BYU players were still throwing around the pigskin last week.

Utah State closes on 8-0 run to beat Boise State 70-61

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 8th - 11:56pm

Neemias Queta scored 21 points and Utah State closed on a 8-0 run to beat Boise State 70-61 on Saturday night.

With Super Bowl 54 in the past, here are the former local stars in the XFL

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Feb 8th - 12:01pm

As the calendar flips to the 2020 offseason in the NFL, football fans’ eyes turn toward a new-old venture on the horizon: the XFL, the revived league spearheaded by WWE executive Vince McMahon set to kick off Saturday.

Utah State cruises to victory off of dominant performances by Queta, Merrill

Brayden Ramsay,  |  Posted Feb 5th - 11:17pm

Utah State hosted the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels Wednesday night at the Spectrum in Logan. Home court advantage, partnered with dominant performances from Sam Merrill and Neemius Queta, helped lead the Aggies to a 69-54 victory.

Defense a priority for 2020 Utah State football class

Ty Bianucci,  |  Posted Feb 5th - 9:07pm

Utah State made defense a priority as the 2020 National Signing Day arrived on Wednesday.

2020 Recruiting Central  |  Updated Feb 5th - 10:23am

Your go-to headquarters for all things recruiting news on the NCAA's early-signing day.

National signing day: Who's on the radar for the top Utah schools?

Brayden Ramsay,  |  Posted Feb 4th - 1:52pm

A preview of what Utah, BYU and Utah State can look forward to on National Signing Day.

Mitchell, undefeated No. 4 San Diego State rally to beat Utah State

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 2nd - 12:51am

With Leonard watching from one baseline, another guy from Riverside, Matt Mitchell, scored 24 of his season-high 28 points in the second half — including three straight 3-pointers — to help rally SDSU to an 80-68 victory Saturday night and remain the nation’s only undefeated team.

'I'm a fan now': Why UVU guard TJ Washington fully supports Chiefs, RB Darwin Thompson at Super Bowl LIV

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jan 29th - 3:02pm

Washington, who grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, didn’t necessarily grow up a Chiefs fan. But he is now — thanks to former high school classmate and close friend Darwin Thompson.

Miller bombs away at Wyoming to lead Utah State to third straight win

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jan 28th - 10:51pm

Brock Miller totaled 11 points and three rebounds, and Neemias Queta added 8 points and 12 rebounds to help Utah State pull away for a 68-45 victory at Wyoming for the Aggies’ third straight win.

Merrill's 5 threes help Utah State pull away from Colorado State

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jan 26th - 12:25am

Sam Merrill drained five 3-pointers en route to a 28-point, four-assist effort that helped Utah State pull away from Colorado State 77-61 Saturday night in Logan.

Marijuana citations against 3 Utah State football players, including QB Jordan Love, dismissed

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Jan 23rd - 3:21pm

Three Utah State football players who were cited with drug possession charges have had their cases dismissed in court, according to court documents filed Thursday in Logan City Justice Court.

The Portuguese phenom Neemias Queta

Brayden Ramsay,  |  Posted Jan 21st - 10:03am

The state of Utah has a shot at watching the next possible European phenom in Utah State’s big man from Portugal. Neemias Queta is from Barreiro, Portugal, and was found by the Aggies while playing for the U20 Portuguese National Team and Benfica SL B.

Locals in the NFL Playoffs: Chiefs' first trip to Super Bowl in 50 years a tribute to Andy Reid

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Jan 19th - 8:33pm

Patrick Mahomes threw for 294 yards and three touchdowns for the Chiefs. But Sunday's AFC title and Lamar Hunt Trophy is dedicated to Andy Reid, who shed a stigma and 50 years of community heartbreak with a Super Bowl bid.

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

Robert Jackson,  |  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.