BYU Loses Quarterback Taysom Hill, Falls Apart Against Utah State

You normally wouldn't stay up late on a Friday night for Brigham Young football, but if you were ever going to, it would have been this season to watch quarterback Taysom Hill. Hill had five rushing touchdowns and five passing touchdowns in the Cougars' first four games of this year, garnering some serious Heisman… » 10/04/14 1:26pm 10/04/14 1:26pm

Forbes's 2012 List Of The Most Valuable Teams In College Football Reads…

Forbes's latest best guess at the most valuable college football programs is out, and if you're a Texas fan, congratulations: Your slavering devotion to the Death Star of the Big 12 has paid off once again. You're number one! Granted, you're in the "also receiving votes" category in the AP's poll of on-the-field… » 12/22/12 3:25pm 12/22/12 3:25pm

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Open Thread

Ohio vs. Utah State is your early evening bowl game. Regardless of what may happen in the game, fans are guaranteed to have been witness to greatness. Earlier today, in the south endzone, the "largest potato on wheels" was unveiled. » 12/17/11 5:30pm 12/17/11 5:30pm

A Bounty Of Aggies! Utah State-Texas A&M Open Thread

In the marquee matchup of teams with the same name, the Mormon Aggies look for their first tourney win since 2001, and the ten-gallon Aggies try to advance to the second round for the sixth year in a row. » 3/19/10 4:45pm 3/19/10 4:45pm

NCAA Tournament Live Blog: (6) Marquette vs (11) Utah State

Your live blogger for this game will be the quaint Marquettian Christopher Cwik. As far as I'm told, he's no relation to the Nestlé family. » 3/20/09 12:25pm 3/20/09 12:25pm

NCAA First Round: (6) Marquette vs. (11) Utah State

West Region: No. 6 Marquette (24-9) vs. No. 11 Utah State (30-4)
When: Friday, 12:30 p.m., EDT
Where: Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho


1) More Dominic James Melodrama The oft-maligned Dominic James was Marquette's most important player, despite Doug Gottlieb-esque 46% free throw shooting. In his… » 3/19/09 9:55am 3/19/09 9:55am

It's March Madness For Mascots, Too

"[W]ith 7 seconds left and New Mexico State leading 70-69, Utah State's mascot, 'Big Blue' the bull, confronted New Mexico State's 'Pistol Pete' cowboy mascot and ripped off his fake mustache." [ » 3/14/09 1:03pm 3/14/09 1:03pm

Utah State Aggies

1. Their Starting Point Guard Spent Eight Years in the Big House. David Pak served eight years in prison, convicted of rape at age 17. Now 28, it's safe to say he's the oldest player in the NCAA Tournament. Pak was released from prison on Christmas Eve 2001, with no background in organized basketball; Aggies coach… » 3/10/06 12:00am 3/10/06 12:00am