Utah March Madness: 4 Sam Merrill vs 13 Desmond Penigar

4. Sam Merrill: College Per Game Stats: 16.6 points, 3.6 rebounds, 3.6 assists College Career Totals: 2197 points (second in Aggie History), 47% FG, 42% from 3, 89.1% FT Awards: 2x MWC Tournament MVP (2019-2020) Third-Team All-Mountain West (2018) 2x First-Team All-Mountain West (2019-2020) Mountain West Player of the Year (2019) AP Honorable Mention All-American … Continue reading Utah March Madness: 4 Sam Merrill vs 13 Desmond Penigar

Ticket to Dance

The Aggies were the first team to punch their ticket to the Big Dance and they really needed this win. They were on the bubble and with a loss they might have been left out of the tournament. They would have had only a 25% chance according to TeamRankings. They now have a 100% chance … Continue reading Ticket to Dance

Aggies Sweep San Jose on Senior Night

The Aggie Seniors shined brightest in their last game in the Dee Glenn Smith Spectrum on the ESPN Super Tuesday Night to celebrate the road to championship week. The Aggie seniors impressed in their final home game as Utah State basketball players and the Aggies steamrolled the Spartans 94 to 56. This was the second … Continue reading Aggies Sweep San Jose on Senior Night

Aggies at Rams Basketball Recap

Game Ball goes to: Sam Merrill! Why? Sam Merrill came into the game knocking on the door of 2,000 career points. He not only surpassed it but kicked the door open and surpassed Aggie Legend Wayne Estes to move up to third all time in career scoring for Utah State. Merrill started strong and took … Continue reading Aggies at Rams Basketball Recap

March Gladness: An Aggie Cinderella Story

Once upon a time there was a basketball team from an agricultural campus in Northern Utah (the Aggies).  They wanted so badly to get into the NCAA tournament dance every year but they were in a poor region called the Western Athletic Conference who usually had only one army selected from that land.  Stew Morrill's … Continue reading March Gladness: An Aggie Cinderella Story