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by NavyBlueAggie
Yesterday, 1:05 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: BYU, USU, BSU Joining AAC?
Replies: 48
Views: 2853

Re: BYU, USU, BSU Joining AAC?

It's about a 32 hour drive from the east coast to SLC and then Provo,,,,,not a booster friendly jaunt for anyone. Too many time zones apart, near zero institutional history with ACC schools, and the financial hemorrhaging for moving the Olympic, non revenue sports makes that potential a non starter ...
by NavyBlueAggie
Yesterday, 12:53 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Mike Favero USU Offense Analyst?
Replies: 23
Views: 1158

Re: Mike Favero USU Offense Analyst?

Mike Favero, that is a joke right, when you have Standford on staff Mike might be ok to pick up coffee Huge jump from prep to college football, an immense step up. While the "X's and "O's" might be the same on paper, they are much faster than before and the adjustment for coaching at the college le...
by NavyBlueAggie
June 17th, 2019, 6:53 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Apparently we a certain team's "trap game"?
Replies: 25
Views: 2839

Re: Apparently we a certain team's

Hans just said Sitake is like 1-8 against Utah, Boise, and is. Too bad they can't play more teams like UMass Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk They can. Just join the Big Sky or wait and get in on "the new WAC" and they can begin a rivalry with Dixie St. Lets not get too full of ourselves preseaso...
by NavyBlueAggie
June 7th, 2019, 9:03 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Is it possible that the Aggies will be the best in the west?
Replies: 26
Views: 2059

Re: Is it possible that the Aggies will be the best in the west?

oleblu111 wrote:
June 7th, 2019, 2:57 pm
Lets just hope USU can win the MWC, before we get ready to win in the post season after all wins in the NCAA are hard to come by for ole USU.
THIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Oleblu wins again..........
by NavyBlueAggie
June 5th, 2019, 8:02 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Mark Harlan is a pussy....
Replies: 76
Views: 5565

Re: Mark Harlan is a pussy....

If we keep winning, and calmly but persistently stating that we are happy to play them home and home, eventually the fans, the media, and perhaps the state legislature will bring enough pressure to force the issue , especially if BYU continues to decline. Two years from now, if the U has beaten the...
by NavyBlueAggie
June 5th, 2019, 7:53 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: NCAA Rules Changes
Replies: 29
Views: 2442

Re: NCAA Rules Changes

So ... this "or disability" concerns me. If players can't make fun of other players for being congenitally unable to make a free throw or are inveterate mono turners (they can, for example, only go left, never right), how long before our students are "T"'d up and shut up? Two words: UNINTENDED CONS...
by NavyBlueAggie
June 2nd, 2019, 12:53 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Projecting Next Season's Depth Chart
Replies: 104
Views: 10241

Re: Projecting Next Season's Depth Chart

If, as reported, the staff is looking for a future P G they had better get rocking. Certainly the college basketball player inventory routinely changes, but hoping for a good athletic and locker room fit and not moving toward a real solution isn't solving any problems. Waiting another season before ...
by NavyBlueAggie
May 23rd, 2019, 7:35 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: What game was your first to watch an aggie game?
Replies: 71
Views: 3782

Re: What game was your first to watch an aggie game?

No idea TBH. Probably a game as a toddler with my dad in the late ‘60’s. Been going ever since..... This thread makes me feel old as dirt. Well, Bluegrouse, I am actually older than dirt as, in my youth, I watched the earth cool My first solid and complete game recollection was against Texas Wester...
by NavyBlueAggie
May 11th, 2019, 10:32 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: New MWC Media Deal
Replies: 41
Views: 4856

Re: New MWC Media Deal

Then they’d say “see you can’t even get your fans to attend” when people from arent willing to attend Tuesday nights. The MWC is getting stronger and winning is how we build marketability. Idk why we gave away our leverage long term with Boise. It’s embarrassing honestly. How was the conference pos...
by NavyBlueAggie
May 10th, 2019, 6:35 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Mountain West Basketball Coaches Rank the Best Jobs in the Conference
Replies: 14
Views: 1535

Re: Mountain West Basketball Coaches Rank the Best Jobs in the Conference

And a savvy recruiter may sell mom and dad, and even some extended family on the comparatively sedate and reasonably safe Logan Utah life style. Just reading the local papers or watching local T V there are enough shootings, drive by and personal, plus violent events to fill up the itinerary of any ...
by NavyBlueAggie
May 9th, 2019, 12:08 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: On campus recruit (Jakub Karwowski)
Replies: 100
Views: 11791

Re: On campus recruit (Jakub Karwowski)

So Jakub has an official offer from Utah State. I didn't read he had signed an official letter of intent. Seems apparent that Jakub remains on the market.
by NavyBlueAggie
May 8th, 2019, 9:16 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: How each MW Coach's Paycheck stacks up.
Replies: 24
Views: 2220

Re: How each MW Coach's Paycheck stacks up.

Not to pick a fight here, but oleblu has more than feelings in his comments about coach Smith and his extant compensation package. We should expect that an internal conversation involving a very major increase next season based on more success like we saw this last year would strongly be in play and...
by NavyBlueAggie
May 3rd, 2019, 3:37 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Queta
Replies: 348
Views: 50436

Re: Queta

Queta will do/should do/ what's best for him. Our excellent recruiting and teaching/coaching staff must do what is best for Utah State Basketball. Excrete in one hand and hope in the other...how often have we heard that unvarnished comment in the travails of life? Time to look ahead, not back folks.
by NavyBlueAggie
May 3rd, 2019, 3:33 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Nebraska’s Heiman in the portal
Replies: 33
Views: 2939

Re: Nebraska’s Heiman in the portal

We don't 100% know if Queta will be back or not. I'm sure a ton of these decisions are basically hinging on that . Whether or not we need to bring in a big man and I'll be there's some talented guards out there who want to know if he'll be back before they were to commit. If our entire recruiting i...
by NavyBlueAggie
May 2nd, 2019, 5:44 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Jerry Bovee
Replies: 52
Views: 4627

Re: Jerry Bovee

More importantly, Emmet White went to Utah State.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 30th, 2019, 5:45 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2019 Season Projections
Replies: 24
Views: 2298

Re: 2019 Season Projections

A Uprising, you make a viable and thoughtful post. Yes, the win range is in very much in play, and still, with the talent we have returning, and T J Woods working with the athletic and very able "O" linemen we have, I would look for more than 7 wins this fall.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 30th, 2019, 5:40 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Bill Connelly's Utah State Preview
Replies: 36
Views: 4685

Re: Bill Connelly's Utah State Preview

Our defense seems good to very solid and it gives me hope. I think of the old adage that "Offense wins games but Defense wins Championships". Knock on wood for a season with few injuries in this increasingly tough sport. Go AGGIES...
by NavyBlueAggie
April 24th, 2019, 4:35 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Jerry Bovee
Replies: 52
Views: 4627

Re: Jerry Bovee

I think AK and I have some similar thoughts on this matter notwithstanding the development of Jerry over his productive years at Weber State, where he has done solid work. I wonder if this is an example of the "Peter Principle" at work.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 19th, 2019, 7:55 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Queta
Replies: 348
Views: 50436

Re: Queta

mcaggie1 wrote:
April 19th, 2019, 4:13 pm
Wrong advice IS bad advice IMO.
Solid view point McAggie.... With agents it's like having the cat guard the meat house. Agents are expert at trading contracts (players,,,,people) for a profit.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 16th, 2019, 4:40 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Next Year, BSU, EASY WIN!
Replies: 16
Views: 2805

Re: Next Year, BSU, EASY WIN!

A tough year for Boise would be 2 losses, a horrible year for the Broncos would be 3 losses. They are the real deal and the team to beat in the MWC. I don't see an easy win against Boise any time soon.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 8th, 2019, 8:50 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Re: Is this idea crazy or am I for thinking so
Replies: 33
Views: 3149

Re: Is this idea crazy or am I for thinking so

My deep and well documented distrust of anything BYU blocks any consideration of such an arrangement. I believe Doug Robinson didn't just conjure this article out of the blue, and that he had to hear something from the folks in Provostan. Let them struggle in the mess they created.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 6th, 2019, 4:52 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Cougar board gold
Replies: 24
Views: 4828

Re: Cougar board gold

So many of them make it so easy for so many others to despise them.
by NavyBlueAggie
April 5th, 2019, 10:15 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2019 Spring Ball Battles: WIDE RECEIVER
Replies: 42
Views: 3655

Re: 2019 Spring Ball Battles: WIDE RECEIVER

22, you make reading up on the various positions so easy. Your trailing articles are very descriptively and completely well done. Sincere thanks to you 22.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 31st, 2019, 1:35 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: UNLV finds their coach
Replies: 18
Views: 2993

Re: UNLV finds their coach

I believe an increased compensation package for Coach Smith and staff has been under way for some time now. I also believe there are assets available to make good on the proposed increases. Already excited about the coming AGGIE B B season and I've been a football guy for decades.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 29th, 2019, 10:46 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Season Ticket Renewal Deadline is Friday
Replies: 19
Views: 1359

Re: Season Ticket Renewal Deadline is Friday

I understand on 15 April the available seating map and selection will be posted for new season ticket buyers. Ben Peterson is a hard working breath of fresh air for Utah State ticket sales.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 28th, 2019, 12:34 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: New Unis
Replies: 38
Views: 4000

Re: New Unis

Navy Blue is very, very dark...can't say that I can see black is a bold step forward.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 28th, 2019, 12:21 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Smith to Washington state
Replies: 18
Views: 2261

Re: Smith to Washington state

BobWilson wrote:
March 28th, 2019, 10:14 am
I frequently get into trouble trying to be humorous. You would think I would learn after 83 years! In repentance, i have sentenced my self to a year off the board.
Don't you dare do that Bob!!!!!!!!!!
by NavyBlueAggie
March 28th, 2019, 12:13 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Best player in the history of Utah is an Aggie!
Replies: 32
Views: 3387

Re: Best player in the history of Utah is an Aggie!

Hey, not to detract from the Great Wayne Estes, but I believe the best basketball player in state history, and the best football player in state history came from Utah State. Now there are two bookends! Estes and Olsen. Well noted O T D.... Plus if you look at a map of the state of Utah we're STILL...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 25th, 2019, 12:45 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Best player in the history of Utah is an Aggie!
Replies: 32
Views: 3387

Re: Best player in the history of Utah is an Aggie!

For those of us who actually saw him play it was one of lifes pleasures. The night he died and the next several days were very difficult for so many of us. What a player, what a person.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 20th, 2019, 8:51 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Homecoming Parade in Jeopardy
Replies: 75
Views: 4379

Re: Homecoming Parade in Jeopardy

I once got a parking ticket in Price Utah for not putting money in the meter. Problem was I hadn't yet reached the meter located on the curb and the matron just dropped said ticket on my windshield and whisked away... My friend witnessed this from his vantage at the curb, and I promptly went to the ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 19th, 2019, 5:31 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: VegasInsider.com has USU -3.0
Replies: 6
Views: 665

Re: VegasInsider.com has USU -3.0

IdaAg93 wrote:
March 19th, 2019, 5:01 pm
In the end, I’d bet on the spread. I bet we win by more than 3 and around the 10 pt area.


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I'd let you handle my betting money IdaAg, but not my investment accounts. ha Actually like your attitude though.
by NavyBlueAggie
March 17th, 2019, 10:49 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Our players and coaches do their homework
Replies: 10
Views: 1245

Re: Our players and coaches do their homework

Did you guys see Porter on SDSU’s final play before half? He was watching SDSU’s coach as Watson brought it down, when the coach signaled the play to Watson, Porter turned to our bench and called out the counter defense. Their coach saw Porter do this and changed the play to something else, as soon...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 16th, 2019, 12:01 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Utah State favored -6.5 against SDSU. Don't make me laugh.
Replies: 43
Views: 2676

Re: Utah State favored -6.5 against SDSU. Don't make me laugh.

This is a game that is hard for me to get my head around. SDSU has some superbly athletic players and are well coached, as are our AGGIES. USU does have a team mentality with two established players and a developing band of brothers. I would trust we didn't leave it all on the court last night again...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 15th, 2019, 12:09 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Fresno
Replies: 11
Views: 1436

Re: Fresno

Good team strength summary utaggies and I thank you for presenting the strengths of both teams. Fresno is very solid team and I was surprised to see them play so well against an Air Force team that had beaten the Bulldogs in Fresno earlier in the year. I haven't been into AGGIE basketball like this ...
by NavyBlueAggie
March 15th, 2019, 11:50 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Predict the Score - BB 3/15 MWC Semifinal vs Fresno State
Replies: 29
Views: 977

Re: Predict the Score - BB 3/15 MWC Semifinal vs Fresno State

Barring some of the 9 day lay off clinkers (turnovers and missed lay ups) we saw against New Mexico, we should win tonight. USU 84-74.