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by sstrasser
September 24th, 2020, 1:05 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Coaches Show tonight at 6:00
Replies: 6
Views: 447

Re: Coaches Show tonight at 6:00

Any new revelations from that show? Scotty isn’t wearing a mask! 😷 84025 noted the scheduling issues in another thread. Some talk about players which I always enjoy even if it is the same thing every time. Smith really talked up bairstow and how he is way ahead of where he was last year. Coach SMit...
by sstrasser
August 10th, 2020, 3:24 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Saw on the freeway while visiting Utah
Replies: 4
Views: 498

Re: Saw on the freeway while visiting Utah

dirtnsnow wrote:
August 9th, 2020, 3:26 pm
Image
has anyone gone to the website and see what they are trying to sell, say or do?
not sure if I want to go there and get a virus or something
by sstrasser
August 6th, 2020, 3:04 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: YBU is our first game of the season, will it happen?
Replies: 29
Views: 2030

Re: YBU is our first game of the season, will it happen?

looks like we only have 4 home games. it looks like they are trying to re-schedule the game with SUU for a later date in the season since games cannot be played until 9/26. if that does happen it will get us to 5. So if they don't then would we get a discount on our season tix? :lol: :lol: :lol: :l...
by sstrasser
July 28th, 2020, 9:39 am
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Gameday Shirts Now Available
Replies: 9
Views: 835

Re: Gameday Shirts Now Available

aggietime wrote:
July 27th, 2020, 9:25 am
Yikes. I'm not super picky about $5 Aggie shirts, but those are really really bad.
they are actually $9 this year. not sure about that
by sstrasser
July 17th, 2020, 11:43 am
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: New USU video
Replies: 7
Views: 540

Re: New USU video

This was going around social media yesterday. It’s not so much a graduation video like the thumbnail shows, but an overall video about what being an Aggie is all about. The athletics section at the end is has a few great moments - sam Merrill’s shot included but obviously could have included a lot ...
by sstrasser
July 17th, 2020, 9:45 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Pray there is a season
Replies: 16
Views: 1263

Re: Pray there is a season

jimbo wrote:
July 17th, 2020, 9:25 am
Will praying for a season be as effective as praying to make COVID-19 go away?
Good questions, but it will not hurt.
by sstrasser
July 16th, 2020, 2:38 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: So...If my math is correct..
Replies: 10
Views: 1382

Re: So...If my math is correct..

or start the week earlier on Jan 2nd, then the conf tourney the 2nd week of march and the NCAA tourney the 3rd weekend of march
by sstrasser
July 16th, 2020, 2:35 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Realignment Idea from SI
Replies: 22
Views: 1440

Re: Realignment Idea from SI

Jjoey52 wrote:
July 15th, 2020, 9:12 pm
This would be great, but of course will never happen. PAC. Has issues though, do not be surprised if the Az. Schools bolt to Big 12.
the Big 12 have their own set of issues
by sstrasser
July 15th, 2020, 3:17 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Ticket refunds for Washington State
Replies: 18
Views: 1761

Re: Ticket refunds for Washington State

My buddy talked to someone in the ticket office today and asked about requesting a refund, and if the game had officially been cancelled yet. The ticket office guy said that although we won't be playing WSU, the game will be filled by a MW opponent. Has anyone else heard this? not those details, bu...
by sstrasser
July 15th, 2020, 2:46 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Will there be HS FB in Utah this year?
Replies: 18
Views: 1117

Re: Will there be HS FB in Utah this year?

If there is football being played in Utah high schools this fall, you may see a large influx in out of state transfers coming in to live with a distant family member or family friend from states that are not going to allow football to be played. This may not sit well with a lot of people in the sta...
by sstrasser
July 13th, 2020, 4:01 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2020 Utah State Football Preseason Preview: Tight End
Replies: 15
Views: 1338

Re: 2020 Utah State Football Preseason Preview: Tight End

I do know the players are still in the weight room with a bunch of safety precautions aboard..and they are running several times a week with even possible walk-thru's during the week....Keeping fingers crossed that this path towards their competing/practicing continues! I know the players want to g...
by sstrasser
July 13th, 2020, 3:34 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: MWC going to all conference games ?
Replies: 19
Views: 1890

Re: MWC going to all conference games ?

coolag wrote:
July 10th, 2020, 10:11 pm
We all know corona hates non conference football events and is rather fond of conference matchups.
:lol: :lol:

just like COVID-19 hates, religious services but not shopping at big box stores. :joking:
by sstrasser
July 10th, 2020, 2:03 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: BYU is Screwed!!
Replies: 60
Views: 4687

Re: BYU is Screwed!!

Roy McAvoy wrote:
July 10th, 2020, 1:58 pm
Get ready for USU and BYU to announce and home and home this year.
but with no fan, right? :(
by sstrasser
July 9th, 2020, 3:54 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Explain the Reasoning
Replies: 16
Views: 1490

Re: Explain the Reasoning

they said, "By limiting competition to other Big Ten institutions, the Conference will have the greatest flexibility to adjust its own operations throughout the season and make quick decisions in real-time based on the most current evolving medical advice and the fluid nature of the pandemic." so th...
by sstrasser
July 9th, 2020, 2:22 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Big Ten moving to conference-only model for all sports this fall
Replies: 30
Views: 1517

Re: Big Ten moving to conference-only model for all sports this fall

Any chance that in-state teams will extend their seasons by playing each other. IMO this makes great sense from a revenue perspective. Home and home with both BYU and Utah to round out the season, with each team getting to keep their gate revenues? I think it could work out for everyone. but Utah w...
by sstrasser
July 8th, 2020, 2:57 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: First shoe to drop? State of South Carolina...
Replies: 26
Views: 2390

Re: First shoe to drop? State of South Carolina...

Intermeddler wrote:
July 8th, 2020, 2:15 pm
Ivy League cancelling fall sports.
:bangwall: :shock: :( :cry:
by sstrasser
July 7th, 2020, 12:10 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Roster updated on team site
Replies: 13
Views: 1742

Re: Roster updated on team site

Notatrueaggie wrote:
July 6th, 2020, 9:35 pm
We need to retire Jaycee carrols number as well as sam Merrill’s number to honor two of the best in usu history.
after they retire, I am sure it will be done.
by sstrasser
July 2nd, 2020, 3:26 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Aggie Curb Decal
Replies: 16
Views: 1512

Re: Aggie Curb Decal

I made this at www.curbstickers.com a couple of years ago. I have zero design experience and just uploaded the logos and designed my own, it was pretty easy. I think it cost like $20 and has held up pretty well to date. https://i.postimg.cc/BXTFmMgm/Aggie-Curb-Sticker.jpg I ordered mine yesterday a...
by sstrasser
June 30th, 2020, 3:17 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: Aggie Curb Decal
Replies: 16
Views: 1512

Re: Aggie Curb Decal

thanks for the link I love this and will get me one too. Maybe even some as gifts for my family. Can't have too many Aggies in the neighborhood
by sstrasser
June 30th, 2020, 1:12 pm
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: NBA
Replies: 45
Views: 2474

Re: NBA

https://mobile.twitter.com/ShamsCharania/status/1277083411832877056 I am very curious what ratings will look like. I’ve always been of the mind that you want to keep politics out of sports. Granted the nba hasn’t been doing this for years. correct and now with the NBA announcing they will be painti...
by sstrasser
June 25th, 2020, 2:06 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Agree or Disagree? Column says that Colorado State is our 'Most Important Game' in 2020
Replies: 47
Views: 1826

Re: Agree or Disagree? Column says that Colorado State is our 'Most Important Game' in 2020

Notatrueaggie wrote:
June 25th, 2020, 1:01 pm
Mark my words and at the end of the 2020 season, we either will be 10-2 or 9-3. YOU CAN BOOK IT
that is a bold statement from someone who is not a True Aggie! :lol:
by sstrasser
June 25th, 2020, 8:11 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: New Spectrum Court?
Replies: 27
Views: 2587

Re: New Spectrum Court?

stewusu98 wrote:
June 24th, 2020, 7:02 pm
How about name it after stew.
the stew morrill court had a great sound to it.
by sstrasser
June 19th, 2020, 4:03 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: USU athletics showing the 2012 Utah game on Facebook
Replies: 14
Views: 748

Re: USU athletics showing the 2012 Utah game on Facebook

Wish this rivalry kept being played.. those scared Red-tailed chickens, they will go to Wyoming, but not to Logan. that is the hang up, they won't do a home and home, which is stupid!! :crazy: They also will go to Fresno, San Jose and dekalb Illinois. i can understand Northern California more than ...
by sstrasser
June 19th, 2020, 3:46 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: USU athletics showing the 2012 Utah game on Facebook
Replies: 14
Views: 748

Re: USU athletics showing the 2012 Utah game on Facebook

SwaggieAggie wrote:
June 19th, 2020, 2:37 pm
Wish this rivalry kept being played..
those scared Red-tailed chickens, they will go to Wyoming, but not to Logan. that is the hang up, they won't do a home and home, which is stupid!! :crazy:
by sstrasser
June 19th, 2020, 12:00 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Our toughest road game
Replies: 4
Views: 801

Re: Our toughest road game

and the toughest road game in the Mountain West could be at Wyoming, since they could very well be the only FBS team allowed to pack their stadium to capacity. Along with Montana and Montana State being the only FCS teams allowed to pack their stadiums. That is, unless the people who first migrated...
by sstrasser
June 19th, 2020, 11:58 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: USU athletics showing the 2012 Utah game on Facebook
Replies: 14
Views: 748

Re: USU athletics showing the 2012 Utah game on Facebook

QuackAttackAggie wrote:
June 18th, 2020, 8:03 pm
Wynn just got hurt so I think utah has a shot now.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
:lol: :lol: :nono:
by sstrasser
June 18th, 2020, 12:14 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Fall Semester
Replies: 24
Views: 1887

Re: Fall Semester

USU sent out an email to students today detailing certain things for fall semester. Including... “The schedule for fall semester has been adjusted. The day allotted for “fall break” (Oct. 16) is canceled, and teaching after the Thanksgiving break will be remote only. This will allow those students ...
by sstrasser
June 18th, 2020, 12:12 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Fall Semester
Replies: 24
Views: 1887

Re: Fall Semester

that isn't necessarily true, especially with FB games in Sept and Oct.

There will not be as many students to the last home FB game after Thanksgiving and the 3 Home Basketball Games at the beginning of Dec, including BYU and St Mary's. So that isn't good.
by sstrasser
June 18th, 2020, 9:38 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: John Hartwell Interview
Replies: 15
Views: 1307

Re: John Hartwell Interview

You mean it won't be a 4 hour event, with only 2.5 hours of actual football? Finally some good news. there will still be commercial breaks and time outs, so the game isn't short, just the distraction during the timeouts won't be there, so it will seem longer, even though it will be the same length....
by sstrasser
June 17th, 2020, 12:46 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Sam Vecenie on Sam Merrill: "I think he's gonna get picked"
Replies: 29
Views: 2599

Re: Sam Vecenie on Sam Merrill: "I think he's gonna get picked"

This site has him picked 57th to the LA Clippers! Wow, I'm struggling to adjust to this new-world NBA where the playoffs are held in one city with no fans present, and one in which the Clippers aren't a complete joke. I would not hate having Sam end up with the Clippers! Yes, a Western Conference t...
by sstrasser
June 16th, 2020, 2:16 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Sam Vecenie on Sam Merrill: "I think he's gonna get picked"
Replies: 29
Views: 2599

Re: Sam Vecenie on Sam Merrill: "I think he's gonna get picked"

Real Life Aggie wrote:
June 16th, 2020, 1:27 pm
OrangeCountyAggie wrote:
June 16th, 2020, 12:51 pm
I agree with Vecenie. Sam has NBA-level talent, no question. It's also an extremely week draft.
Which week?
:lol: :lol: :lol:
I think he means it is a WEAK draft!
by sstrasser
June 16th, 2020, 11:48 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: While on the Subject of Future Games...
Replies: 38
Views: 2133

Re: While on the Subject of Future Games...

Bottom line is ybu needs us WAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY more than we need them, sell out in our stadium or not. Let them play Liberty U twice in one year for all I care. I hate BYU more than the next guy, but I never understand the sentiment that they need us more than we need them. Look at...
by sstrasser
June 16th, 2020, 11:29 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Conversation w/a MWC School FB Player
Replies: 43
Views: 2632

Re: Conversation w/a MWC School FB Player

I believe this to be true. But what about attendance? And before anyone suggests allowing attendance but not at capacity- how do you then decide who gets to come and who doesn't? Which season ticket holders get to attend and which don't? A bunch of schools in our league won’t have that problem but ...
by sstrasser
June 16th, 2020, 11:25 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Conversation w/a MWC School FB Player
Replies: 43
Views: 2632

Re: Conversation w/a MWC School FB Player

I had a conversation this past weekend with a current FB player for a fellow MWC School located here in Ca. According to this dude, this season is 100% a go. All athletes will be tested and quarantined for 14 after arriving on campus and prior to practicing with the team. Full regular season is ant...
by sstrasser
June 16th, 2020, 11:24 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Conversation w/a MWC School FB Player
Replies: 43
Views: 2632

Re: Conversation w/a MWC School FB Player

I believe this to be true. But what about attendance? And before anyone suggests allowing attendance but not at capacity- how do you then decide who gets to come and who doesn't? Which season ticket holders get to attend and which don't? Lottery for the season ticket holders, unless there enough th...