Utah College Sports

Texas Tech Fires Former USU Coach Matt Wells

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Texas Tech has fired head coach Matt Wells, according to multiple sources. The former Utah State head coach went to Texas Tech in 2019. The Red Raiders are 5-3 this season. Their last outing was a loss to Kansas State. Overall, Wells was 13-17 with...
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A look at ESPN's FPI projections for Utah football after week eight

The Utes suffered a tough defeat on Saturday and drop to 4-3 overall, 3-1 in conference this season. Utah battled until the end but ultimately were unable to slow down the Beavers powerful rushing attack in a 42-34 loss. It's a tough loss but it's a game the Utes will need to learn from quickly and regroup before this weekend's matchup against the UCLA Bruins.
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Utah football falls to Oregon State after blowing early lead

Corvallis, Ore. • Had the University of Utah gotten a timely stop on defense, or any stop on defense Saturday night, the complexion of the Pac-12 South would still be entirely in its favor. Instead, that Utes defense, which has been terrific for long stretches lately, but not for an...
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UCLA’s Dorian Thompson-Robinson appears questionable for Utah game

LOS ANGELES — UCLA quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson is questionable for Saturday’s game in Utah, following limited participation during Monday’s practice on campus in the rain. Coach Chip Kelly told reporters before practice that his fourth-year starting quarterback, who left the game on the final drive after being tackled by Oregon’s...

Oregon State's Top Performers vs Utah

Oregon State returned to its winning ways and maintained its spot atop the Pac-12 North leaderboard with a 42-34 win over Utah at Reser Stadium on Saturday. The comeback victory was the Beavers’ fifth of the year, positioning them just one win away from achieving bowl eligibility for the first time since 2013.

What We Learned About Utah: Oregon State Edition

While the Utes lost their first conference game in a shootout to Oregon State, there were still a lot of things to note from their performance. Cameron Rising demonstrated an elite ability to move the chains with his legs, Devaughn Vele continued to emerge as a star and Utah still held their own despite some major mistakes and poor execution. On the flipside, there were some pretty glaring errors and Utah could not stop the Oregon State rushing game which ultimately led to their demise.

Cowgirls drop 3-0 decision to Utah State

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah., -- The University of Wyoming soccer team’s struggles on the road continued Sunday. The Cowgirls fell to Utah State 3-0 in a game played at Ute Field, on the campus of the University of Utah, due to poor field conditions at the Aggies’ home field in Logan.

Steve Addazio, special teams execution let the Rams down in a brutal loss to Utah State

DENVER — Heartbreak. Colorado State had an opportunity to complete a crazy comeback against Utah State on Friday night. After trailing for the majority of the game the Rams (3-4, 2-1), led by a dominant defense, were able to fight their way back into the contest and likely should have won. Unfortunately after running the hurry-up offense to perfection and…

BYU ranked No. 25 in latest Associated Press poll, Utah receives vote in Coaches poll

BYU snapped a two-game losing streak with a 21-19 victory over the Pac-12’s Washington State on Saturday, and it was jut enough to get them back in the top 25. The Cougars (6-2) jumped to No. 25 in the latest Associated Press poll released Sunday, while they received 42 votes in the latest USA Today Coaches poll, effectively ranking BYU in a tie with UL Lafayette for No. 26 in the country and 31 votes behind No. 25 NC State.

Utah State Football kicker Connor Coles Selected As Lou Groza Star Of the Week

LOGAN, Utah-Monday, Utah State football kicker Connor Coles was selected as one of three Lou Groza Award “Stars of the Week” as confirmed by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission. The Lou Groza Award, which is presented by the Orange Bowl, has recognized Coles, along with California redshirt junior Dario...
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Chance Nolan tosses 2 TDs as Oregon State rallies past Utah

BJ Baylor ran for 152 yards and a touchdown while Chance Nolan threw for 208 yards and two scores to help Oregon State rally to beat Utah 42-34 in Corvallis, Ore., on Saturday night. The Beavers (5-2, 3-1 Pac-12) earned their first win over the Utes since 2013 after rushing...

Winning close games paying dividends for Utah State football

LOGAN — In an alternate reality, Utah State Football could easily be 1-6 on the season. But thanks to a late forced fumble here, or a last-second touchdown there, the Aggies have eked out four victories over FBS foes this season, all by 4 points or less. The latest dramatic...

USU football: Aggies had new learning experience against Rams

It was a new learning experience for Utah State’s football team last Friday night against Mountain West rival Colorado State at Maverik Stadium. For the first time during the 2021 campaign, the Aggies went into halftime with the lead. They were able to extend that 20-14 advantage by three points in the third quarter and then held on for dear life in the fourth on their way to a 26-24 Homecoming victory.