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by OKAggie
Today, 8:18 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Elelyon Noa is an Aggie....
Replies: 36
Views: 2266

Re: Elelyon Noa is an Aggie....

Pronunciation guide, please. (First name only, smarta$$es...)
by OKAggie
December 4th, 2019, 7:57 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Bald Out on Saturday for Fresno
Replies: 9
Views: 1147

Re: Bald Out on Saturday for Fresno

This is me nit picking but I wish it didn’t specify white shirt. Especially with Craig wearing a pattern shirt right next to it. Love the promotion tho! Seriously. Have you ever seen Craig in a white shirt? It's almost always a blue pattern shirt. EDIT: he's wearing one tonight at SJSU. Nobody here...
by OKAggie
December 4th, 2019, 7:25 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Football Coach Report Cards
Replies: 32
Views: 1773

Re: Football Coach Report Cards

Other stats to compare: 2018-19 Season * * * Total Offense - #11 (497.4 ypg) Scoring Offense - #2 (47.5 ppg) * * * 2019-20 Season * * * Total Offense - #51 (425.1 ypg) --> 72.3 ypg worse Scoring Offense - #68 (28.3 ppg) --> 19.2 ppg worse * * * Very telling: You wouldn't think that decreasing your ...
by OKAggie
December 4th, 2019, 6:12 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 2020-2021 schedule
Replies: 21
Views: 1581

Re: 2020-2021 schedule

I’d like to see a long contract with New Mexico State. Relatively close, always competitive, former conference mate for many years. Ditto Cal Irvine. Loving the St Mary’s rivalry. Would be nice to make that an annual event. I also wouldn’t mind more games with UVU, SUU and Dixie now that they’re D1....
by OKAggie
November 25th, 2019, 12:19 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Any word on Merrill?
Replies: 2
Views: 1289

Any word on Merrill?

Did he just roll an ankle, or is it more serious? He still looked a little hobbled when he came back in.
by OKAggie
November 24th, 2019, 7:21 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Repp!
Replies: 5
Views: 750

Repp!

Unmentioned thus far in the post-pantsing group catharsis on this board: the sickest catch I've ever seen by an Aggie. Every time they showed the replay it was more amazing. Twisting around elevating one hand snag no bobble in-bounds toe-tapping thing of wonder. I didn't watch any post-game ESPN Top...
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 9:05 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: How good is Fonso?!
Replies: 21
Views: 1332

Re: How good is Fonso?!

OKAggie and I just had a convo about Fonz. My point: Fonz needs to start NOW, or I will file my first official complaint with Craig Smith. OKAggie's point: Fonz gets more minutes than Brock, gets more looks than he would with the starting 5, and is being played perfectly by Craig Smith right now. T...
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 8:57 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 50 in the second half!
Replies: 5
Views: 497

50 in the second half!

Everybody who had us scoring 50 in the second half raise your hand, liars. Amazing that after the first half that we ended up outshooting them from 3-point range for the game. And for as many times as we got shots blocked, altered or discouraged inside in the first half, we ended up winning the game...
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 10:18 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: AD/SID sloppiness again
Replies: 11
Views: 1014

Re: AD/SID sloppiness again

According to the athletics page roster and player description both Brito and Grootfaam attended high school here in the U.S. Brito attended in Virginia and Grootfaam in Georgia. The other four did not attend high school here. The question doesn't ask where they attended high school. Brito's and Gro...
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 9:48 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: AD/SID sloppiness again
Replies: 11
Views: 1014

AD/SID sloppiness again

Just took an Aggie basketball quiz from the USU Athletics Facebook group for a chance to win a polo. Question 3: "how many international players on the roster? 1, 2, 3 or 4 " Click below to see the answer from the quiz site (I'd enlarge this if I wasn't too old to know how). Maybe Brito and Grootfaa...
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 9:29 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Big wins for Aggie opponents recently
Replies: 4
Views: 456

Re: Big wins for Aggie opponents recently

Good stuff. Love the suggestion about playing NMSU but that should be a home and home. I can't stand the idea of playing in the Pan Am. Makes me want to :puke: That's the same attitude that about 300 teams have about playing in the Spectrum, which is why we're "enjoying" the likes of Eastern Oregon...
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 9:15 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: In honour of Queta
Replies: 8
Views: 1159

Re: In honour of Queta

His pick-6 against Carvacho at about 2:34 might be my favorite Aggie play of all time.
by OKAggie
November 22nd, 2019, 9:02 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: MW Wire Reporting Love "Most Likely Out"
Replies: 21
Views: 2493

Re: MW Wire Reporting Love

Man, you guys are brutal [emoji24] I wrote the piece because there is a legitimate doubt Love will play. Gary wouldn’t confirm or deny a thing in his press conference. Everybody seems to be keeping it close to the vest. That hit he took against the Cowboys was brutal. I would be thrilled of course ...
by OKAggie
November 21st, 2019, 4:01 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: MW Wire Reporting Love "Most Likely Out"
Replies: 21
Views: 2493

Re: MW Wire Reporting Love "Most Likely Out"

RigAggie wrote:
November 21st, 2019, 10:22 am
Not the most credible source of info, but here is the link: https://mwwire.com/2019/11/20/utah-stat ... ise-state/

Let the speculation begin.
Normally I'd like one more source. But if MW Wire says it, then I'd like two more.
by OKAggie
November 20th, 2019, 8:32 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Jamaica tournament
Replies: 7
Views: 920

Jamaica tournament

A couple of items of note: Eastern Michigan is one of the four "lower tier" teams in the tournament, along with NCA&T, UMBC and NIcholls State. Each of the lower tier teams was supposed to play two games on the road against the upper tier teams (USU, LSU, Rhode Island, North Texas), then play in a f...
by OKAggie
November 18th, 2019, 10:32 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Munoz is co-DPOW!
Replies: 5
Views: 589

Munoz is co-DPOW!

Sharing the DPOW with Jake Ksiazek of Air Force. Also Dom is STPOW! Well deserved -- two great performances in a crucial game. ERIC MUNOZ, UTAH STATE Junior, Linebacker, Belvidere, Illinois / San Diego Mesa CC Made his first career start in Utah State’s 26-21 victory, keeping the Aggies in the hunt...
by OKAggie
November 17th, 2019, 8:19 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Mountain v. West
Replies: 0
Views: 381

Mountain v. West

In Mountain v. West games this season, Mountain teams went 13-5. West teams were 3-0 against New Mexico, 2-13 against the other five Mountain teams. SDSU was the only West team to beat anyone other than UNM (CSU and Wyoming) - the other five were 0-12 against non-UNM Mountain teams. Before the seaso...
by OKAggie
November 15th, 2019, 3:00 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Jim Rome Interview
Replies: 41
Views: 2348

Re: Jim Rome Interview

Jim Rome has always struck me as a douche. Very little substance, all attitude. The Jim Everett/Chris Evert incident back in the 90s cemented his reputation as a complete tool, and nothing he's done since then has changed that reputation as far as I'm concerned. Never been a fan of commentators who...
by OKAggie
November 13th, 2019, 6:34 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: #1 Kentucky just lost to Evansville
Replies: 3
Views: 609

Re: #1 Kentucky just lost to Evansville

LKGates wrote:
November 12th, 2019, 8:21 pm
Go Blue Devils!
Purple Aces!!! Get it right!

Sincerely,
OKAggie, Chairman
Lovers of Weird Mascots Society
by OKAggie
November 12th, 2019, 12:57 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Recruiting
Replies: 37
Views: 3652

Re: Recruiting

GUS wrote:
November 12th, 2019, 12:11 pm
Porter will have his Masters by the end of the year. He's not going to play professionally, why stay?
I'm guessing he will play professionally, though not in the US.
by OKAggie
November 12th, 2019, 11:17 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Enoch Nawahine
Replies: 45
Views: 2665

Re: Enoch Nawahine

Per the official website, he's played in 6 games, although only has carries in three. Why would we play him past the four-game limit just to use him on special teams (or maybe he was in an offensive set and didn't get a carry or a target in the other games ?)
by OKAggie
November 11th, 2019, 8:22 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Catch of the Year
Replies: 29
Views: 2191

Re: Catch of the Year

Every time I watch that, the degree of difficulty goes up another tick. Tightly defended by #2, targeted by #14, tremendous concentration to catch it, tremendous toughness to hold on. Very Matt Austin-like!
by OKAggie
November 10th, 2019, 2:45 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: We ALWAYS miss field goals in that situation
Replies: 27
Views: 1480

Re: We ALWAYS miss field goals in that situation

Awesome job by Eberle and the snapper/holder . This was one was on the most satisfying wins in a long time for me. The way the team has played the last 2 weeks for them to go on the road in a very tough place to win was just awesome. To do it with a walk off field goal was cherry on the top. Brando...
by OKAggie
November 9th, 2019, 9:38 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: I am glad we won but
Replies: 25
Views: 1780

Re: I am glad we won but

This breaks my heart, trout. So sorry for your loss.
by OKAggie
November 9th, 2019, 1:24 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Utah tops Miss. Valley St. by 94
Replies: 21
Views: 1616

Re: Utah tops Miss. Valley St. by 94

Aren’t they D1? If so, then I wouldn’t feel bad. If they’re NAIA then that is chicken. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk They are D1. It’s the largest ever margin of victory over a D1 team, according to ESPN. That’s right. It was an all-time NCAA record. MVSU must be horrible. Utah took 90 shots a...
by OKAggie
November 9th, 2019, 9:39 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Utah tops Miss. Valley St. by 94
Replies: 21
Views: 1616

Re: Utah tops Miss. Valley St. by 94

Usu0505 wrote:
November 9th, 2019, 9:23 am
Guess it depends on how it was done. How much scoring did 2nd team do?


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77 by starters, 67 by bench. No starter played more than 25 minutes, six bench guys played 11-17 minutes. Too bad for MVSU, but you can't tell your bench guys not to play hard.
by OKAggie
November 9th, 2019, 7:23 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Any Woodward news?
Replies: 39
Views: 3863

Re: Any Woodward news?

I have had 3 brain concussions. The real bad one was in 9th grade, I was blessed to make it thru that one. I went in a coma and was transferred from the Logan hospital to the old Holy Cross Hospital in SLC. I was unconscious for 6 days in intensive care. Here I was 15, woke up after 6 days, to see ...
by OKAggie
October 30th, 2019, 10:05 am
Forum: Big Blue's House (General Sports Talk)
Topic: World Series
Replies: 46
Views: 1742

Re: World Series

I always want to see a Game 7 -- not only is it winner-take-all, but one team has already staved off elimination at least once, and the other has had the championship within their grasp just to lose it at least once. Nothing better than a Game 7. Except with the Astros, who I always want to see in a...
by OKAggie
October 28th, 2019, 10:28 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Yes. Our offense is struggling. We are also 0-3 on the road
Replies: 6
Views: 587

Re: Yes. Our offense is struggling. We are also 0-3 on the road

More importantly (to me): we're 4-0 in games I haven't attended, 0-3 in games I have. Aggie Nation will be pleased to know that I will not be attending any more games this season -- 9-3 is in the bag.
by OKAggie
October 21st, 2019, 2:28 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 17 in the AP Top 25
Replies: 31
Views: 2413

Re: 17 in the AP Top 25

I'm an old Aggie, but not old enough (or maybe too old...) to remember the '70-'71 team that was the last one to be ranked in the preseason polls. USU78, mcaggie, tinplater, AggiesForever, other AARP-eligible Ags: can you remember that team? Marv Roberts? Nate Williams? Did we have both that year? I...
by OKAggie
October 18th, 2019, 12:15 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: When will the full schedule be released?
Replies: 95
Views: 10487

Re: When will the full schedule be released?

Howdy I am a UTSA Alumni who will making my first ever trip to the State of Utah to watch my Roadrunners play the defending MWC Champions USU Aggies. I will be spending a few days in the area to make this mini vacation. I am looking for recommendations on what I should see in y'alls natural beautif...
by OKAggie
October 18th, 2019, 12:11 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: A few Nevada players of note with Utah connections
Replies: 6
Views: 968

Re: A few Nevada players of note with Utah connections

* * * As for Cole Watts, for whatever reason Matt Wells largely ignored Orem High which was baffling to me because Jeremy Hill (Hunters dad) played here. I know Watts visited USU, can't remember if it was for a camp or for an official, and was interested in coming, but Roy's right that he was never...
by OKAggie
October 15th, 2019, 8:42 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Scrimmage on Saturday
Replies: 54
Views: 5917

Re: Scrimmage on Saturday

Can someone who knows something -- a scarce commodity on this forum -- explain to me why the scrimmages have to be completely hush-hush? What harm is the NCAA preventing by treating these scrimmages like the witness protection program?
by OKAggie
October 14th, 2019, 7:46 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: The Last Time Nevada Came to Logan
Replies: 27
Views: 1816

Re: The Last Time Nevada Came to Logan

sambonethegreat wrote:
October 14th, 2019, 7:20 pm
GUS wrote:Whatever happened to Mays? I know he was cut from Green Bay, but did he at least make another practice squad?
Jags, I think


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He's on their IR.
by OKAggie
October 14th, 2019, 10:05 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Aggies in Houston December 18th - roll call
Replies: 4
Views: 518

Re: Aggies in Houston December 18th - roll call

Planning on it -- it's only an 8-hour drive!