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by IdAggie
December 11th, 2020, 10:03 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: The Jump it takes to reach...
Replies: 137
Views: 8699

Re: The Jump it takes to reach...

These children have invoked the machinery of threatening legal action against Cockett and the University (if Frank plays along) and made demand of the University and the machinery of the State and federal courts against Cockett. I didn't set this table. Shaq did. And arguably Frank. They had no tho...
by IdAggie
December 3rd, 2020, 11:48 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Available Tickets for BYU
Replies: 24
Views: 1333

Re: Available Tickets for BYU

Student tickets sold out in 2 minutes. Yes, there is excitement!
by IdAggie
November 18th, 2020, 11:20 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Wyoming Game - COVID impacts (Game Cancelled)
Replies: 39
Views: 2969

Wyoming Game - COVID impacts (Game Cancelled)

COVID will have a major impact on the game tomorrow.....if there is a game....discussions are occurring on the status of the game.


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by IdAggie
October 23rd, 2020, 11:35 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Neemias Queta
Replies: 21
Views: 3094

Re: Neemias Queta

I too have dropped in on several practices/workouts. I 100% agree. Neemi looks incredibly strong, athletic, agile and explosive compared to previous years. His skill set has also significantly increased. In the past he was a game changer especially on defense....his year I expect him to be dominant ...
by IdAggie
October 23rd, 2020, 10:42 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Covid impact on USU vs BSU
Replies: 68
Views: 6572

Covid impact on USU vs BSU

The LLC dorm outbreak was a few weeks ago and most of the COVID issues in that set of dorms are through the isolation and quarantine process. The rates at USU have been trending down with much lower new cases than previous weeks. I new cases have generally been fewer than 20 per day going back over ...
by IdAggie
October 8th, 2020, 2:38 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 5,500 fans at home games
Replies: 115
Views: 9830

Re: 5,500 fans at home games

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Want this? Wear this! <a href="https://t.co/HVNFafHngn">pic.twitter.com/HVNFafHngn</a></p>— USU Football (@USUFootball) <a href="https://twitter.com/USUFootball/status/1278148017799835648?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">July 1, 2020</a></blockquote...
by IdAggie
October 8th, 2020, 2:31 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 5,500 fans at home games
Replies: 115
Views: 9830

Re: 5,500 fans at home games

Parent letter I received: Dear Parents of Utah State Football: We are excited about the return of the 2020 football season! As you consider attending games this fall, there are some Mountain West Conference guidelines that we want you to be aware of: 1. Fan Attendance a. HOME GAMES i. Currently, we...
by IdAggie
August 12th, 2020, 1:26 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Athletic Directors Should Resign
Replies: 44
Views: 2381

Re: Athletic Directors Should Resign

First of all the A.D.'s did not make the call to cancel the season, blame the CEO's of the schools if you must find blame. No A.D. would want the season canceled. Hair is not to blame either This will not signal the end of college football. It will be a tough row to hoe for schools that is for sure...
by IdAggie
June 12th, 2020, 2:26 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Early December Games - COVID Impact
Replies: 13
Views: 1114

Early December Games - COVID Impact

It is almost certain that students will not be on campus after Thanksgiving. USU is adjusting the semester calendar and recommending that the last few weeks of the semester be online. This is likely a good campus/public health strategy as it will keep students from returning from Thanksgiving break ...
by IdAggie
March 9th, 2020, 3:27 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: LET THE SPECULATION BEGIN
Replies: 76
Views: 7389

Re: LET THE SPECULATION BEGIN

Nope - He and his family really like this place and USU. I am hopeful that he stays long term with the professional goal of building us into a Gonzaga type program. Mark Few has had many opportunities to leave Gonzaga for a bigger conference and significantly more money. Few's current salary is $1.6...
by IdAggie
January 21st, 2020, 2:33 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Grootfaam fan interaction
Replies: 14
Views: 2032

Re: Grootfaam fan interaction

Definitely a BSU fan. Clad in the smurf blue and orange.
by IdAggie
January 21st, 2020, 11:15 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Grootfaam fan interaction
Replies: 14
Views: 2032

Re: Grootfaam fan interaction

I had a family member sitting by the fan that was removed. The fan was shouting many obscene things at the team, including racial hate based language. Roche immediately turned and challenged the fan on the hate filled racial speech. Roche then went and told security what was said and the fan (and la...
by IdAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 8:05 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Boise State Ticket Prices
Replies: 71
Views: 3451

Re: Boise State Ticket Prices

Nice simple calculation, but so many more factors. You are missing concession sales, parking, programs, etc. What about getting people in the stadium who will then be repeat customers or even season ticket holders because they had such a great experience when we beat Boise. Last but not least. This ...
by IdAggie
November 21st, 2019, 11:32 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Boise State Ticket Prices
Replies: 71
Views: 3451

Re: Boise State Ticket Prices

KC was also the one that sent out the exciting email to extend the flash sale for season ticket holders as discussed above. As a donor I like the guy, but he is a bit out of touch on this issue.


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by IdAggie
November 21st, 2019, 11:24 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Boise State Ticket Prices
Replies: 71
Views: 3451

Re: Boise State Ticket Prices

Look at the replies to his tweet. Totally inaccurate info trying to justify pricing. Many top 25 programs have tickets at under $10, especially to early non-conference games. I have verified this. Again, our pricing is an issue and then the AD complains about empty seats and tries to justify our pri...
by IdAggie
November 21st, 2019, 10:03 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Boise State Ticket Prices
Replies: 71
Views: 3451

Re: Boise State Ticket Prices

You all drive me crazy. Yes, it is more expensive. I'm not so annoyed at not wanting to pay that. I get it. It's a lot of money for the one event. I'm annoyed how everyone whines when they are cheap still. Where were the whiners for the other 5 games? Don't tell me kickoff times. We learned that do...
by IdAggie
November 21st, 2019, 6:47 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Boise State Ticket Prices
Replies: 71
Views: 3451

Re: Boise State Ticket Prices

I'm all for pricing for demand, but you have to find the supply/Demand balance. Look at our ticket availability...the supply is high and the demand is low based on the price and recent sales. Time for a price reevaluation and adjustment. Do something to drive demand then think about higher prices. ...
by IdAggie
November 21st, 2019, 6:27 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Boise State Ticket Prices
Replies: 71
Views: 3451

Boise State Ticket Prices

I just went onto the USU ticket office site to look at the ticket availability for the Boise St. game. I have several "Aggie fan" family members who were considering attending. I was very disappointed to see the number of seats still available for a game of this magnitude against a rival and ranked ...
by IdAggie
November 19th, 2019, 3:17 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Bovee on attendance
Replies: 70
Views: 4859

Re: Bovee on attendance

Yes things are building/trending in a positive direction and yes we should be doing much better. In response to the last post "Cache Valley is the Base". I have seen data that show that the majority of attendance, season ticket, walk ups, etc. come from Cache Valley and it is not even close. To answ...
by IdAggie
November 11th, 2019, 5:52 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Tipa's Out
Replies: 20
Views: 3680

Re: Tipa's Out

High ankle sprain late in BYU game. Was not too bad and I would guess he will be ready this week.


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by IdAggie
September 9th, 2019, 10:10 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Doesn't look like it's Fua's knee
Replies: 8
Views: 1396

Re: Doesn't look like it's Fua's knee

I have been told that it is a Lizfranc (ligaments and structure if mid foot) injury. Usually takes at least 6 months for full recovery. He will definitely be missed, but we have good depth at the position.


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by IdAggie
August 2nd, 2019, 10:25 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Ingram transferring
Replies: 156
Views: 28409

Re: Ingram transferring

It seems like 22 is starting to get the details on this transfer from speaking with a few people who know the details. As I mentioned early in this thread there is definite tampering from TT/Wells staff and potentially outside of the NCAA rules. Here are some additional details: Ingram was not even ...
by IdAggie
July 30th, 2019, 9:08 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Ingram transferring
Replies: 156
Views: 28409

Re: Ingram transferring

Do we know a timeline for Ingram’s decision? If he doesn’t know by the time practice starts will he practice with the team? Summer semester does not end until August 9th and grades will not be turned in until the following week. He will need some of these credits to graduate and be a grad transfer....
by IdAggie
July 28th, 2019, 10:22 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Ingram transferring
Replies: 156
Views: 28409

Re: Ingram transferring

It looks like some definite tampering and recent contact from Lubbock Texas. I knew that this was in the works a week ago. Ingram still has a few hoops to jump through to graduate this summer and it is not a given. He is scrambling on some of the hoops to complete. The grad programs he is looking at...
by IdAggie
May 22nd, 2019, 3:50 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Enrollees Update
Replies: 18
Views: 4048

Re: Enrollees Update

Summer school has started. Second 7-week session starts June 24th.


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by IdAggie
April 15th, 2019, 11:34 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: We have an open spot.
Replies: 110
Views: 16836

Re: We have an open spot.

Another spot will be opening up. Have heard from someone inside the program that Fakira will be leaving the program. Have also heard from highly credible person in AD that the level of potential transfers who have reached out and expressed interest in transferring would surprise us. The early top 25...
by IdAggie
March 20th, 2019, 11:17 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Mason Falslev
Replies: 40
Views: 6674

Re: Mason Falslev

I know some of the Falslev family well and have talked to them about this. Falslev is very high on Smith and USU basketball right now. If he goes on his mission he could come back and wear Aggie blue. If he dosen't mission, the U is more likely, but USU is still on his mind. His family would prefer ...
by IdAggie
March 5th, 2019, 3:15 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Here are the security tapes.
Replies: 256
Views: 27314

Re: Here are the security tapes.

For Nevada's sake...It is probably a good thing that there was not a security camera showing the USU locker room doorway. From a very credible source who saw much of it first hand and others in the AD. As the Nevada team and coaches passed the locker room and returned that direction they were throwi...
by IdAggie
February 27th, 2019, 8:06 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: I've been watching USU basketball for 50 years...
Replies: 19
Views: 2458

Re: I've been watching USU basketball for 50 years...

I expected him to get passed by JK3 or TK and eventually get limited minutes, mainly in blowout wins. Get passed by JK3 and TK? I assumed he would start out WAY BEHIND JK3 and TK, and that gap would widen as the season wore on. I would have been surprised if he even got Tann Tueller-type minutes. I...
by IdAggie
February 27th, 2019, 7:59 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Stew
Replies: 24
Views: 4070

Re: Stew

Stew has moved to Colorado, but will will be in attendance Saturday. He is really excited about the team, the way they play, and the season they are having. Decided to make the trip back to Logan to see it live.
by IdAggie
February 25th, 2019, 8:58 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Spectrum gonna be rocking Tuesday.
Replies: 57
Views: 6531

Re: Spectrum gonna be rocking Tuesday.

Hope we get close to a full house on this one. By my count there are at roughly (excluding remaining single seats): 530 - $10 promo seats remaining 300 - higher priced/center court seats Total of approx 830 seats remaining. Lets make a push to approach a full house! Tell a neighbor and bring a frien...
by IdAggie
February 14th, 2019, 10:26 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 5,458
Replies: 94
Views: 5940

Re: 5,458

Most casual student fans will not follow the athletics social media accounts. They do follow the HURD, USU Events, etc. Look at the HURDS twitter account and see if you can see anything related to last nights game. I know for a fact that all social media accounts are promoting these games. If the ki...
by IdAggie
February 14th, 2019, 10:16 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 5,458
Replies: 94
Views: 5940

Re: 5,458

In terms of students - There is so much more that can be done to get them engaged and many of them want to be engaged. The die-hard students are going to be to most games no matter what. The group that we are missing is the group who cares, but is not 100% tuned in. Yesterday was a good example. As ...
by IdAggie
January 7th, 2019, 12:05 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: John Knight III
Replies: 65
Views: 7269

Re: John Knight III

Failed out of USU after one semester. Best of luck to him going forward, hopefully he has learned from this and can do better at his next stop. I am sure that failing out after a semester is going to hurt his prospects.
by IdAggie
January 3rd, 2019, 11:11 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: JK3?
Replies: 33
Views: 3968

Re: JK3?

Do you want them to do the work for him? No, but I do want to review the work before it’s turned in, make sure it’s completed, and test review before the test. Then they should communicate with the teachers on a weekly basis to get assignment and test results. That is the purpose of our study halls...