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Utah State: The west’s next Boise State

  To outsiders, when football and Utah are used in the same sentence, nearly everyone’s reaction is Urban Meyer’s BCS run with Alex Smith and the Utes or an attempt to explain BYU’s big money deal with ESPN. Overshadowed by the University of Utah’s move to the PAC-12 and BYU’s faithful following, few are aware of the movement occurring 85 miles to the north; a movement...
Via isportsweb.com
October 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Toledo vs. Utah State: Why Aggies Will Defeat Toledo

Photo: David Richard, Jim Urquhart/AP Gary Andersen has done a tremendous job for the Aggies out of Logan, UT and to be ranked sums up how flawless his team has been. Losing Robert Turbin to the NFL Draft (backup for Marshawn Lynch) as well as their top linebacker in Bobby Wagner was expected to hurt this team’s chances of appearing in the postseason. Well, finishing the final...
Via Gridiron Grit
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 25 Utah State aiming even higher against Idaho

The Utah State Aggies already have had quite the week. They went on the road to beat a nationally ranked team in overtime then arrived back in Logan to the cheers of several hundred fans who didn't mind waiting in the rain. Now, after earning a spot in the AP poll for the first time since 1961, the 25th-ranked Aggies have a chance to make more history in Saturday's regular...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Welcome to Seattle Robert Turbin…Utah St. running back

Seahawks 4th Round Selection (106) Name: Robert Turbin Position: RB College: Utah State Height: 5’10″ Weight: 222 40 yard dash: 4.50 Day 3 of the 2012 NFL draft is going to be a very busy day at the VMAC. Not only do the Seattle Seahawks hold 7 picks over the last 4 round they are going to introduce first round pick Bruce Irvin to the media. Out of the 7 picks 2 were in the...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

A Forgotten Running Back prospect: Utah State's Robert Turbin

Brought to you by: Cincy Jungle On Wednesday, I did a writeup about one of the lesser talked about running back prospects in this year's draft--Baylor's Terrance Ganaway. The reason behind that writeup (and this one) is that the team is in the market for at least one running back, if not two. They'll likely be looking at the draft for a back in one of the first few rounds...
Via 60 Max Power O
February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Bowl Chronicles: Day One Recap & Legendary Beef O’Bradys Bowl Kicks Tonight

I caught an interesting tidbit listening to the On The Line podcast over the weekend. They were talking with Todd Fuhrman of Ceasar’s Palace and Fuhram admitted that action on the three lower tier bowl games this past weekend would exceed the total action taken on a full Saturday of college hoops during January and February. Despite three games involving teams most people hadnt...
Via Just Cover Blog
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Ohio beats Utah State 24-23 in Potato Bowl

Utah State is no stranger to tense, down-to-the-wire finishes, and the Aggies found a way to win each time in their final five regular-season games. That streak of narrow wins ended Saturday when Ohio quarterback Tyler Tettleton scored on a 1-yard run with 13 seconds remaining to give the Bobcats a 24-23 victory in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. The loss was a heartbreaker for the...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Bowl Chronicles: MAC Vs WAC On Smurf Turf For All The Potatoes

FAMOUS IDAHO POTATO BOWL, 5:00. UTAH STATE VS OHIO U. LINES USU -2, O/U 60.5 Every bowl season, there is always a game between midmajors that very few people watch, but that could compete for best, most exciting bowl game of the postseason run. In 2007, Utah and Navy went back and forth in a 65-point game. Three seasons ago, Colorado had enough fireworks to outlast Fresno in a 75...
Via Just Cover Blog
December 17, 2011  |  Discuss

Expect the USU defense to hold Ohio in check on “Smurf Turf.” Ohio Ohio’s run defense which ranked third in the MAC, allowing 126.4 yards per game, and kept two of its last four opponents under 70. Ohio is appearing in a bowl for a third straight year for the first time in school history but has yet to win one; the Bobcats’ 0-5 mark in postseason play includes three defeats...
Via Fantasy College Blitz
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Idaho Potato Bowl Preview: Utah State versus Ohio Bobcats on the smurf turf

Expect the USU defense to hold Ohio in check on “Smurf Turf.” Notes: Ohio Ohio’s run defense which ranked third in the MAC, allowing 126.4 yards per game, and kept two of its last four opponents under 70. Ohio is appearing in a bowl for a third straight year for the first time in school history but has yet to win one; the Bobcats’ 0-5 mark in postseason play includes three...
Via Fantasy College Blitz
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

CBR Goes Bowling: Famous Idaho Potato Bowl

FAMOUS IDAHO POTATO BOWL Ohio Bobcats vs. Utah State Aggies Dec. 17, 5:30 pm ET Bronco Stadium (Boise, Idaho) Website: http://www.famousidahopotatobowl.com/ TV: ESPN Line: Utah State -1.5 Nothing says famous like playing a bowl game on blue turf in the heart of potato country and pitting a small North American cat against a common land-grant or toy marble. You know, whichever...
Via Crystal Ball Run
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Preview

Who: Ohio Bobcats vs Utah St Aggies Where: Boise, Idaho (Bronco Stadium) When: Saturday, Dec 17th at 5:30 PM EST TV: ESPN   Ohio Bobcats (9-4, 6-2 in MAC) Most Impressive Victory: 35-31 vs Temple (11/2) Worst Loss: 38-37 at Buffalo (10/8) The Bobcats won the weaker of the two MAC Divisions, the East, as they went 5-1 against their Eastern foes with their...
Via College Football Zealots
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Ohio-Utah St. Preview

Neither Utah State nor Ohio has a rich tradition in bowl games, going a combined 1-11. Either the Aggies or the Bobcats can start changing that poor postseason history when they meet in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on Saturday. Utah State (7-5) heads to Boise for its first postseason appearance since losing 35-19 to Cincinnati at the 1997 Humanitarian Bowl - also played at Bronco...
Via Fox Sports
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Five Burning Questions: Utah State Aggies

The bowl season is upon us, ladies and gents. In just a few short days, 70 college football teams will be vying for 35 separate bowl wins. One of those 70 teams, the Utah State Aggies, will battle the Ohio Bobcats in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl. We were lucky enough to touch base with two assistants on the Utah State coaching staff to answer "Five Burning Questions"...
Via Crystal Ball Run
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Football. Turbin Tabbed WAC Offensive Player Of The Year As Aggie Football Places Six On All-WAC Teams

Utah State football player Robert Turbin was named the Western Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year, and was one of six Aggies on the all-WAC first and second-teams, which were selected by the league's coaches and announced Monday by the conference office.
Via UtahStateAggies.com
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

WAC Football Weekly Football Summary – Week 13

SCORES Utah State 21, Nevada 17 Louisiana Tech 44, New Mexico State 0 San Jose State 27, Fresno State 24 Hawaii 35, Tulane 23 The big story in the Western Athletic Conference from week 13 was the official coronation of an outright league champion. The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs were already in line to win the league because of their head-to-head win over the Nevada Wolf Pack in week...
Via WAC Football & Basketball Blog
November 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah St. 21, Nevada 17

Utah State scored on two pass plays in the third quarter and recovered a fourth-quarter fumble to top Nevada 21-17 on Saturday. Adam Kennedy threw for 140 yards and a touchdown for the Aggies (6-5, 4-2 Western Athletic Conference) and ran for a critical first down in the final minute preserve the win. Utah State scored what proved to be the decisive touchdown on the final play...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Football. Turbin TD Catch Makes USU Bowl Eligible With 21-17 Win Over Nevada on Senior Day Saturday

Senior WR Stanley Morrison's TD pass to junior RB Robert Turbin as time expired in the third quarter pushed the Utah State football team over Nevada 21-17 as the Aggies celebrated Senior Day Saturday at Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium by becoming bowl eligible with their sixth win of the season.
Via UtahStateAggies.com
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Turbin TD Catch Makes USU Bowl Eligible With 21-17 Win Over Nevada on Senior Day Saturday

Senior WR Stanley Morrison's TD pass to junior RB Robert Turbin as time expired in the third quarter pushed the Utah State football team over Nevada 21-17 as the Aggies celebrated Senior Day Saturday at Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium by becoming bowl eligible with their sixth win of the season.
Via UtahStateAggies.com
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah St. 49, Idaho 42, OT

Robert Turbin rushed for 210 yards and three touchdowns, including the go-ahead score in the second overtime, to lead Utah State to a 49-42 victory against Idaho on Saturday. After Turbin's 2-yard scoring run put them in front, the Aggies (5-5, 3-2 Western Athletic) secured the win when linebacker Bobby Wagner intercepted Idaho's Brandon Reader on fourth down. Reader was...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah State Aggies @ Hawaii Warriors Football Recap

UTAH STATE 35, HAWAII 31        Robert Turbin punched in a one-yard touchdown run with just 14 seconds left to cap a remarkable comeback for Utah State, as the Aggies overcame a scary injury to its quarterback to down Hawaii 35-31 in Honolulu late Saturday night. The result was a flipped script of sorts, as it has been Utah State we have seen give up second half leads this...
Via WAC Football & Basketball Blog
November 07, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah State 35, Hawaii 31

If the San Jose State game was doo doo, then this was painful sideways doo doo after eating a bunch of nails. HawaiiAthletics.com has the soul-crushing details.Robert Turbin's 1-yard plulnge with 14 seconds left proved the game-winner as the Aggies (3-5, 1-2 WAC) overcame a 21-point second-half deficit. Turbin's score capped a 12-play, 59-yard drive that ate up the majority...
Via The Warriors Will Throw
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Utah St. 35, Hawaii 31

Robert Turbin scored on a 1-yard run with 14 seconds left to complete a second-half rally that gave Utah State a 35-31 win over Hawaii on Saturday night. The Aggies (3-5, 1-2 WAC) trailed by 21 points at halftime, but scored the final 21 points to turn back the Warriors (5-4, 3-2). Utah State totaled 433 yards of offense, with 280 coming in the second half. Turbin, who has scored...
Via AP on Fox
November 06, 2011  |  Discuss
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