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How NIL is impacting Utah State athletics

How NIL is impacting Utah State athletics

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted June 9 - 10:33 a.m.

The wave of NIL has hit Cache Valley, with 40-50 Aggies players earning "some type" of deal within the past year.
Patrick Kinahan: Aggies' Anderson continues to lead through trying circumstances

Patrick Kinahan: Aggies' Anderson continues to lead through trying circumstances

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 10:34 a.m.

Blake Anderson was basking in the aftermath of an incredible turnaround for his Utah State football team and preparing for the upcoming season when one phone call rocked his world.
Utah's prep, collegiate distance running has led to a rise in prominence on national scene

Utah's prep, collegiate distance running has led to a rise in prominence on national scene

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted May 19 - 11:04 a.m.

Utah is one of the distance running capitals of the country — on the prep and collegiate scene. And its talent is on full display at the UHSAA State Track Championships this weekend.
Broken Wheel: BYU, Utah State put in-state rivalry on hold 'for now'

Broken Wheel: BYU, Utah State put in-state rivalry on hold 'for now'

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 12 - 11:39 a.m.

BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe was always going to have to make some tough scheduling choices as his team transitioned to the Big 12.
Aggies Hall of Fame: Bobby Wagner, Robert Turbin highlight inducted class

Aggies Hall of Fame: Bobby Wagner, Robert Turbin highlight inducted class

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted April 25 - 11:43 a.m.

Here's a recap of what Wagner, Carroll, Turbin and Wesley — arguably four of the most recognizable athletes in Utah State history — had to say during their induction.
Takeaways from Utah State's spring game

Takeaways from Utah State's spring game

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted April 23 - 9:07 p.m.

Utah State had it's spring game, the final chance before August for the trendy championship pick to show what they're made of this season.
How Utah State nabbed a highly-desired Saint Joseph's transfer

How Utah State nabbed a highly-desired Saint Joseph's transfer

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 11:03 a.m.

Passing up interest from Arkansas and Wisconsin, among others, sharp shooting forward Taylor Funk comes to Logan .
Offense, defense have strong days in Utah State's first spring day scrimmage

Offense, defense have strong days in Utah State's first spring day scrimmage

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted April 9 - 7:08 p.m.

While both the defense and offense had their moments, several individual players stood out on Saturday at Maverik Stadium
Former Miami blue-chip safety joins Utah State for a fresh start

Former Miami blue-chip safety joins Utah State for a fresh start

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted April 8 - 11:34 a.m.

Gurvan Hall came to Logan to reunite with Aggie DC Ephraim Banda, hit the reset button on his career.
Transfer receiver Brian Cobbs making quite the impression for Utah State football

Transfer receiver Brian Cobbs making quite the impression for Utah State football

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted April 1 - 9:41 a.m.

Moving from Maryland to Utah, Brian Cobbs looks to help the Aggies replace the production of five graduated receivers.
Homecoming: LB Bobby Wagner agrees to 5-year deal with Rams

Homecoming: LB Bobby Wagner agrees to 5-year deal with Rams

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted March 31 - 2:51 p.m.

Linebacker Bobby Wagner has agreed to a five-year deal to join his hometown Los Angeles Rams.
'Whole new vibe' as Utah State football begins spring camp

'Whole new vibe' as Utah State football begins spring camp

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 26 - 7:28 p.m.

Fresh off a program defining season, the Aggies look to build upon their success despite losing big pieces.
Several former Aggies players stand out at Utah State's pro day

Several former Aggies players stand out at Utah State's pro day

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 23 - 9:31 p.m.

Scouts from 15 NFL teams were in Logan Wednesday to watch 15 former Aggies work out at Pro Day.
Aggies' Justin Bean declares for 2022 NBA draft

Aggies' Justin Bean declares for 2022 NBA draft

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 23 - 11:31 a.m.

After an illustrious career, Utah State's standout forward will forgo his final year of eligibility and pursue profession basketball.
Red Rocks awarded top seed at Seattle regional; BYU, USU, So. Utah in regionals

Red Rocks awarded top seed at Seattle regional; BYU, USU, So. Utah in regionals

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated March 22 - 7:26 p.m.

The No. 4 Red Rocks were awarded the top seed in the Seattle regional Tuesday morning when the NCAA announced the NCAA women's gymnastics regional pairings.
Oregon's dominant second half ends Utah State's season in first round of NIT

Oregon's dominant second half ends Utah State's season in first round of NIT

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 15 - 11:24 p.m.

The Aggies were outscored 50-34 in the second half en route to a first round NIT exit.
Utah State to host Oregon in NIT, 4 MWC schools in Big Dance

Utah State to host Oregon in NIT, 4 MWC schools in Big Dance

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 13 - 8:11 p.m.

A fourth seed in the NIT, Utah State will face Oregon in the Spectrum on Tuesday.
Aggies suffer gut-wrenching loss to Rams, end NCAA Tournament aspirations

Aggies suffer gut-wrenching loss to Rams, end NCAA Tournament aspirations

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 11 - 12:09 a.m.

Chandler Jacobs' last-second layup lifted Colorado State past Utah State in the MW quarterfinals.
Utah State's Max Shulga standing strong for native Ukraine, Aggies' postseason

Utah State's Max Shulga standing strong for native Ukraine, Aggies' postseason

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 9 - 9:35 p.m.

On Wednesday afternoon, Max Shulga's heart was still back home, with his family and country mates under an unimaginable burden.
Utah State opens tournament with emphatic win over Air Force

Utah State opens tournament with emphatic win over Air Force

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 9 - 8:41 p.m.

Brandon Horvath dominated the court, Sean Bairstow threw down a jaw-dropping slam and the Aggies advance to face Colorado State on Thursday.
Tournament preview: Lots at stake for Utah State in daunting MWC slate

Tournament preview: Lots at stake for Utah State in daunting MWC slate

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 9 - 12:10 p.m.

Any hopes of a fourth-straight NCAA Tournament bid will require four wins in four days for the Aggies.
Big 2nd half propels Utah State to victory in final regular-season game

Big 2nd half propels Utah State to victory in final regular-season game

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 5 - 12:57 a.m.

The Aggies scored 47 second-half points en route to a 23-point win over San Jose State.
Utah State announces the death of Blake Anderson's son

Utah State announces the death of Blake Anderson's son

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 6:14 p.m.

Athletic Director John Hartwell released a statement Tuesday after announcing the tragedy.
On emotional night, Utah State falls to Colorado State as it honors seniors

On emotional night, Utah State falls to Colorado State as it honors seniors

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 12:49 a.m.

In front of 9,219 rowdy fans, the emotional Aggies shot 33% from the free-throw line in loss to the Rams.
Utah State captain, father to-be is set to lead on senior night despite injury

Utah State captain, father to-be is set to lead on senior night despite injury

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 1:07 p.m.

Brock Miller missed 14 straight games due to a back injury. But the good-natured senior has led the Aggies on and off the court this season.
Brock Miller returns, Utah State gets confidence-boosting win over New Mexico

Brock Miller returns, Utah State gets confidence-boosting win over New Mexico

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 23 - 12:11 a.m.

The Aggies opened up the game 8-of-8 shooting and coasted to a 25-point win.
Utah State sputters late, falls to Boise State on the road

Utah State sputters late, falls to Boise State on the road

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 19 - 8:41 p.m.

Trailing by two with three minutes remaining in the game, the Aggies were outscored 11-2 to close the game.
San Diego State gets its revenge in rout over Utah State

San Diego State gets its revenge in rout over Utah State

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 15 - 11:36 p.m.

San Diego State dominated Utah State on both sides of the ball en route to a 19-point win.
Nevada drops 53 points in second half to upset Utah State

Nevada drops 53 points in second half to upset Utah State

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 11 - 11:07 p.m.

The Wolf Pack dropped 53 points in the second half en route to the double-digit win.
Mountain West hoops having a historically competitive season

Mountain West hoops having a historically competitive season

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 11 - 6:36 p.m.

With six teams ranked in the Top 60 of the NET Rankings, look out for the MW in March
Here are the players with Utah ties invited to the NFL Combine

Here are the players with Utah ties invited to the NFL Combine

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 9 - 11:50 a.m.

BYU's Tyler Allgeier and Utah's Devin Lloyd are the headliners, but five players from Utah are among the 324 players invited to the 2022 NFL Combine in Indianapolis.
Utah State drops crucial road game to Wyoming in OT

Utah State drops crucial road game to Wyoming in OT

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 8 - 11:49 p.m.

The Aggies couldn't contain Graham Ike, and fell to Wyoming.
Huge second half propels Utah State to win over UNLV

Huge second half propels Utah State to win over UNLV

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 5 - 7:56 p.m.

Justin Bean had 32 points, and Utah State picked up their fifth straight win.
Utah State signing day: Aggies complete class with 33 signees for 2022

Utah State signing day: Aggies complete class with 33 signees for 2022

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 2 - 9:21 p.m.

Instate recruits and offensive lineman headlined Blake Anderson's first full class.
Utah State handles Air Force at home for 3rd straight win

Utah State handles Air Force at home for 3rd straight win

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 1 - 10:14 p.m.

The Aggies shot 62% from the field in their grudge match with the Falcons.
Locals in the NFL Playoffs: Redemption tour takes Eric Weddle, Matt Gay to Super Bowl

Locals in the NFL Playoffs: Redemption tour takes Eric Weddle, Matt Gay to Super Bowl

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 30 - 9:24 p.m.

Another game, another game-winner for Orem High product Matt Gay.
Balanced attack gives Utah State a decisive win over Nevada

Balanced attack gives Utah State a decisive win over Nevada

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 29 - 11:51 p.m.

Six different Aggies finished in double digits as Utah State picks up second straight win
Utah State breaks losing streak with win over rival San Diego State

Utah State breaks losing streak with win over rival San Diego State

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 27 - 12:21 a.m.

The Aggies offense came alive on Wednesday night as Utah State surged to a 75-57 win over San Diego State.
In 'best season in school history,' Blake Anderson achieved new heights with Aggies

In 'best season in school history,' Blake Anderson achieved new heights with Aggies

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 24 - 10:32 a.m.

In Year 1 at Utah State, Anderson's team achieved what many in Logan saw as the ultimate goal: winning a Mountain West Conference championship.
Utah State suffers another heartbreaking loss in conference play

Utah State suffers another heartbreaking loss in conference play

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 20 - 10:58 p.m.

The Aggies fell at home after Marcus Shaver's game-winning 3-point shot went in.
Utah State basketball drops 3rd straight, falls to Fresno State

Utah State basketball drops 3rd straight, falls to Fresno State

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 19 - 1:09 a.m.

Leading Fresno State by 10 at halftime, the Aggie offense collapsed in the final 20 minutes.
Wyoming's last-second shot sinks Utah State in another conference loss

Wyoming's last-second shot sinks Utah State in another conference loss

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 15 - 11:27 p.m.

Inconsistent offense and failures to get stops down the stretch doomed the Aggies at home against Wyoming
Second-half Utah State comeback falls short as Colorado State edges out the Aggies

Second-half Utah State comeback falls short as Colorado State edges out the Aggies

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 12 - 9:45 p.m.

Trailing by double digits in the second half for a second straight game, the Aggies came alive offensively, but it wasn't nearly enough.
KSL.com Pick'em: And the winners are ...

KSL.com Pick'em: And the winners are ...

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 12 - 10:20 a.m.

Another season of college football has sadly come and gone.
Aggies, Cougars and Utes finish season ranked in AP Top 25 for state's first time

Aggies, Cougars and Utes finish season ranked in AP Top 25 for state's first time

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 11 - 12:18 a.m.

When the results were finalized from all 63 voters of the college football poll, the state of Utah made history: All three Football Bowl Subdivision teams from the state were included in the final rankings.
Josh Furlong's AP Top 25: The final rankings of the 2021 football season

Josh Furlong's AP Top 25: The final rankings of the 2021 football season

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 10 - 10:14 p.m.

After all the crazy and wild games we watched over the 2021 college football season, it was another SEC team winning the national championship.
KSL.com Pick'em: Staff picks for NCAA championship game

KSL.com Pick'em: Staff picks for NCAA championship game

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Jan. 10 - 10:25 a.m.

Each week, we'll release the KSL.com sports staff picks for you to see. Can you do a better job than us? Probably, but that's the fun of it all.
 Locals in the NFL, Week 18: Saints lose Taysom Hill, playoff spot in win over Falcons

Locals in the NFL, Week 18: Saints lose Taysom Hill, playoff spot in win over Falcons

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 9 - 10:48 p.m.

The former BYU quarterback completed 7-of-9 passes for 107 yards, including an 18-yard touchdown midway through the first quarter of the Saints' 30-20 win over Atlanta.
Offensive surge propels comeback, OT victory for Utah State in The Pit

Offensive surge propels comeback, OT victory for Utah State in The Pit

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 8 - 11:09 p.m.

Down 17 points in the first half, it took a near perfect second-half performance offensively for the Aggies to pick up a pivotal conference win.
No. 4 Red Rocks dominate in 'Best of Utah' win as Kara Eaker suffers injury

No. 4 Red Rocks dominate in 'Best of Utah' win as Kara Eaker suffers injury

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 7 - 11:27 p.m.

Looking to show its improved talent and depth, Tom Farden threw out three freshman — all Olympians — to start off the Best of Utah meet at the Maverik Center Friday night.
Patrick Kinahan: Utah FBS football teams met or exceeded expectations

Patrick Kinahan: Utah FBS football teams met or exceeded expectations

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 4 - 10:29 a.m.

Now that the college football season has ended, much to the dismay of many, it's time to review predictions for the local teams.
Locals in the NFL: Khyiris Tonga finds new role as Bears fullback (+full Week 17 roundup)

Locals in the NFL: Khyiris Tonga finds new role as Bears fullback (+full Week 17 roundup)

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Jan. 3 - 9:34 p.m.

The former BYU defensive lineman may have had his best game of the season in the Bears' 29-3 win over the equally hapless Giants on Sunday to highlight Week 17 of Locals in the NFL.
Utah State offense sputters, Aggies suffer disappointing loss to open conference play

Utah State offense sputters, Aggies suffer disappointing loss to open conference play

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 29 - 6:10 p.m.

Playing 'tentative' basketball, Utah State shot 1-of-19 from 3-point range en route to a 49-47 loss.
KSL.com Pick'em: Staff picks for remaining bowl games

KSL.com Pick'em: Staff picks for remaining bowl games

KSL.com Sports  |  Posted Dec. 29 - 12:14 p.m.

Each week, we'll release the KSL.com sports staff picks for you to see. Can you do a better job than us? Probably, but that's the fun of it all.
Locals in the NFL, Week 16: Zach Wilson leads Jets to win, after something even cooler

Locals in the NFL, Week 16: Zach Wilson leads Jets to win, after something even cooler

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 27 - 9:30 p.m.

Wilson completed 14-of-22 passes for 102 yards and a touchdown, and ran for 91 yards and a score to help the Jets hold off the Jaguars 26-21 Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
Utah State coach Blake Anderson awarded 2-year contract extension

Utah State coach Blake Anderson awarded 2-year contract extension

Jacob Nielson for KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 24 - 11:45 a.m.

The extension comes on the heels of one of the most successful seasons in Utah State history.
Locals in the NFL: Utes' Gay named to 1st Pro Bowl roster, 8th for Aggies' Wagner

Locals in the NFL: Utes' Gay named to 1st Pro Bowl roster, 8th for Aggies' Wagner

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 22 - 6:54 p.m.

Former Utah Valley men's soccer star Matt Gay is headed to his first career Pro Bowl, and Utah State linebacker Bobby Wagner his eighth-straight.
Locals in the NFL: Utes alum Tyler Huntley totals 4 TDs in Ravens' near-upset over Packers

Locals in the NFL: Utes alum Tyler Huntley totals 4 TDs in Ravens' near-upset over Packers

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 21 - 8:56 p.m.

The former Utah quarterback threw for 215 yards and two touchdowns, and also ran for two scores to give the Ravens every chance to knock off the Packers.
Utah State finishes season with LA Bowl win over Oregon State

Utah State finishes season with LA Bowl win over Oregon State

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated Dec. 18 - 10:54 p.m.

Utah State finished its improbable season the way it started, with a win against a Pac-12 North division opponent.