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In so many ways, 2012 has been a season of firsts for Utah State.
The No. 18 Aggies set new school marks with 10 wins and six home victories. They won their first outright conference title since 1936.
The Aggies (10-2) reached new heights behind one of the nation's stingiest defenses, an opportunistic offense and a senior class that has been one of the best ever recruited to campus.
Yet despite all the accolades and achievements, fourth-year coach Gary Andersen knows there is one more milestone yet to be crossed off this year's list.
''For me, this team will always go down as one of the special groups I've ever been around for what they've accomplished,'' Andersen said. ''What they've accomplished to this point, no one can ever take away from them.
''We've been able to get a couple of championships on our wall since we've been there. But we don't have a bowl game trophy up there yet, and we need to be able to get t...
BEST OF MAXIM
Even though the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl doesn’t have the star power of a BCS game or the Cotton Bowl, this year’s game could be one of the best...
Kerwynn Williams ran for 235 yards and three touchdowns and No. 18 Utah State won a bowl game for the first time in nearly 20 years, beating Toledo 41-15 on Saturday in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl.
The victory capped the best season in Utah State history. The Aggies finished 11-2, won the Western Athletic Conference title outright and had their first bowl victory since 1993.
As the college football bowl season starts today, the only touchdown in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl between Utah State and Toledo was a rushing touchdown from Utah State QB Chuckie Keaton.
Watch as he sprints past the Toledo defense on this 62-yard touchdown run:
Marcel Davis scored 17 points and Jarred Shaw scored 12 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to pace Utah State to a 69-63 victory over Utah Valley on Saturday night.
The lead changed hands 10 times, most of those in the first half, before Utah State (6-1) took control.
Utah State shot 54.7 percent from the floor, had a 35-20 rebounding advantage and its bench outscored Utah Valley ...
Who: Toledo Rockets (9-3) vs Utah State Aggies (10-2)
Where: on the Blue Turf in Boise
When: Saturday December 15th, 4:30 PM ET
Line: Utah State by 10.5
Ross: Toledo was one of several MAC teams that had strong seasons this year -- they finished 9-3 overall, with the three losses coming by a combined 21 points. They handed Cincinnati their first loss...