With three weeks left in the regular season, the Cougars and Aggies have similar NCAA Tournament prospects, while the Utes likely have some work to do.
Utah State looked like a very different, much more determined team on Tuesday while taking over sole possession for first place in the Mountain West.
The Colorado State Rams men’s basketball team beat the Utah State Aggies by 20 on Saturday in Fort Collins.
The Utah State Aggies men’s basketball team beat the Wyoming Cowboys Wednesday night in Laramie.
The Cougars and Aggies are staying strong in their pursuit of an NCAA Tournament berth, while the Utes have fallen off.
Big 12 commissioner Brett Yormark is one of the supporters of an expanded men’s basketball tournament.
The Utah State Aggies men’s basketball team beat the Boise State Broncos Saturday night in Logan to snap a two-game losing streak and get back atop the Mountain West Conference standings.
The Utah State Aggies basketball court was renamed Stew Morrill Court in recognition of the program’s men’s basketball coach from 1998-2015.
The Aggies have now lost two straight games after they had lost only twice all season before that.
After stops at Utah and Maryland, Ian Martinez is back in the Beehive State doing his thing and doing it well.
The Cougars are trending in the right direction as the Aggies slip down a few spots.
The Aztecs started to take control late in the first half and then had a strong second frame to get the win.
USU is tied for the best record in the country at 19-2, but the next six games are against nearly the best the Mountain West Conference has to offer.
The junior from England scored 19 of his 31 points in the second half to help propel the 17th-ranked Aggies to an 82-61 win over San Jose State Tuesday night.
The Cougars, Utes and Aggies are all NCAA locks at this point, if prognosticators are to be believed.
The Aggies climbed after a big win over Boise State, while the Cougars dropped after another 1-1 week.
The Aggies moved to 18-2 on the season and 6-1 in Mountain West Conference play with the win in Boise on Saturday.
The Aggies, Cougars and Utes appear destined for the NCAA Tournament, while the Wildcats have some nice wins — and some perplexing losses.
The Aggies and Cougars trended down — but only a little — after each went 1-1, while the Runnin’ Utes are climbing following a 2-0 week.
The Aggies used a second half run to get a bounce back win after falling at New Mexico earlier this week.
Nelly Joseph scored a season-high 26 points, Donovan Dent had 15 points and a career-high 14 assists, and New Mexico beat No. 16 Utah State 99-86 on Tuesday.
ESPN has Utah State playing in the Salt Lake City regional in its latest projections, while CBS Sports gives the Aggies the highest seed among Utah schools.
The Utah State Aggies beat the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels in a thriller Saturday to move to 16-1 on the season.
Using a largely revamped roster, former Montana State coach Danny Sprinkle has USU off to historic start.
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The Utah State product, who is now in the NBA, braved the Parisian winter in shorts this week.
After leading by just two points at halftime, Utah State exploded for an 11-0 run to open the second half and cruised to an 83-59 victory over Wyoming.
The Aggies are coming off a win over then-No. 13 Colorado State that has Utah State itself in the rankings and trending upward.
The Aggies used a strong second half to pull off the upset victory.
Utah State joins BYU, Utah and Weber State in ESPN’s latest NCAA Tournament projection.
The Cougars, Utes and Aggies, along with Weber State, are being mentioned as strong possibilities to make this year’s NCAA Tournament.
A new athletic director and men’s basketball coach were just two of the newsworthy Aggies stories of the last 12 months.
The Aggies next play on Tuesday, Jan. 2.
BYU and Utah lead the way among Utah schools projected to make the NCAA Tournament field, while Utah State and Weber State are building their cases.
Utah State men’s basketball beat the San Francisco Dons, 54-53.
Oregon State and Washington State are reportedly in talks to join the Mountain West for hoops.
The Utah State Aggies basketball team beat the Northwest Nazarene Nighthawks on Saturday in Logan.
The Utah State Aggies moved to 8-1 on the season with a home win over the San Diego Toreros Wednesday night.
As a team, the Aggies shot nearly 51% from the floor, including 8 of 24 from 3-point range.
The Aggies won their sixth game this season, their fifth straight victory.
Mason Falslev scored 19 points as Utah State beat SFA 79-49 on Tuesday night in the Cayman Islands Classic.
Great Osobor’s 24 points and 11 rebounds helped Utah State defeat Akron 65-62 on Monday night in the Cayman Islands Classic.
The Utah State Aggies beat the SUU Thunderbirds on Tuesday night in Logan.