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by AggiesForever
April 20th, 2019, 11:15 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: LSU AD Stepping down
Replies: 19
Views: 2197

Re: LSU AD Stepping down

aceofspadeskb wrote:
April 18th, 2019, 8:41 pm
Is he willing to cheat? That has to be a job requirement.
Don't laugh. SEC stands for either Southeastern Conference, or "So, Everybody Cheats?" Because as we all know in big time college sports, "If you're not cheating, you're not trying."
by AggiesForever
April 19th, 2019, 7:52 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Josh Bowcut
Replies: 4
Views: 1471

Re: Josh Bowcut

I think Gary somehow knows if the kid is telling people. Mom and dad have probably already spoken with Gary. Or maybe his mission president did . . . humor.
by AggiesForever
April 19th, 2019, 7:48 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Game Crowd
Replies: 4
Views: 1610

Re: Spring Game Crowd

I thought it was a fair crowd, but good considered that the weather looked threatening all morning and actually did spit a little a couple of times. Nobody hardly sat on the east side. Guessing there may have been 3-5000 there.
by AggiesForever
April 19th, 2019, 7:46 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Game Updates!
Replies: 40
Views: 4344

Re: Spring Game Updates!

slcagg wrote:
April 19th, 2019, 8:52 am
Great write up thanks guys. How did the safeties look?
Secondary looked very good. When Shaq Bond is ready to go this fall, they should look even better, in my view.
by AggiesForever
April 19th, 2019, 7:43 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Love's Last Year?
Replies: 29
Views: 2377

Re: Love's Last Year?

I think I'm just going to enjoy this year to the maximum that I can without worrying what Jordan will do. If he goes, we have people behind him ready to step in, and more on the way. You always hope they stay but it just depends on the kid and how mature they really are, and what their personal need...
by AggiesForever
April 17th, 2019, 9:58 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Game Updates!
Replies: 40
Views: 4344

Re: Spring Game Updates!

[*]was your comment "unrelated" in parenthesis regarding the Shaw's about their current class and position or about their relationship to one another? I only wondered because I read it to mean the latter and they are most certainly brothers. I "thought" I was told by `22 they are not related. That ...
by AggiesForever
April 16th, 2019, 10:46 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Spring Game Updates!
Replies: 40
Views: 4344

Re: Spring Game Updates!

This spring game was the most vanilla spring game I have ever watched. From a fan perspective, it wasn't very fun. I told NavyBlueAggie that spring games are for the players, not the fans. Its for the players evaluation and fun, not for us. As such, fans need to approach watching the game in a diffe...
by AggiesForever
April 3rd, 2019, 8:27 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Spectrum Replacement
Replies: 16
Views: 2213

Re: Spectrum Replacement

I've seen the "actual" plans for the replacement of the Spectrum and the capacity is more like 9500. I could see them reducing the size but not that far. Obviously an April Fools Day joke. Nice one!
by AggiesForever
March 30th, 2019, 5:01 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Article: 2018 Football Attendance Worst in Decades
Replies: 24
Views: 1767

Re: Article: 2018 Football Attendance Worst in Decades

I think there is more to these numbers then people see at first blush. Plus the flat out numbers don't always tell the complete story, like how many late night games, bad weather, ad infinitum. If you look at the bases from which the teams draw, some of the "worst" ones are actually outperforming so...
by AggiesForever
March 30th, 2019, 4:51 pm
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: Mock Drafts
Replies: 22
Views: 2848

Re: Mock Drafts

Eberle will be a junior this year. Very few kickers are drafted. Most teams know there is a plentiful supply of them and drafting one tends to force a certain salary level. They can pick up as many as they want as free agents and find a gem. Sometimes a player can get a better shot by picking his te...
by AggiesForever
March 30th, 2019, 12:40 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Houston Kentucky.
Replies: 13
Views: 1371

Re: Houston Kentucky.

And in tournament play that can happen. Every game is its own season. You win to survive and advance to the next "season." Lose, season over.
by AggiesForever
March 27th, 2019, 5:53 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Meanwhile....down south
Replies: 36
Views: 4018

Re: Meanwhile....down south

UNLV will freak out when he starts bringing in those Summit League recruits . . . .
by AggiesForever
March 25th, 2019, 1:00 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Best player in the history of Utah is an Aggie!
Replies: 31
Views: 2689

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

I have a copy of Al Lewis, "Wayne Estes, Truly A Great All American," that I will be happy to share with anybody who will send me their email address. I will place it in my dropbox, then you can just right click on it and copy it. We made this several years back and tried to clean it up a lot. But i...
by AggiesForever
March 19th, 2019, 12:29 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Jay Bilas analysis fail
Replies: 29
Views: 2223

Re: Jay Bilas analysis fail

Jay Bills does not write these things. He's got a team of ACC wannabes writing these for him so he doesn't have to take the time, and then they put it out under his name.

Jay "ACC" Bias. Love it!
by AggiesForever
March 19th, 2019, 12:23 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Homecoming Parade in Jeopardy
Replies: 75
Views: 3857

Re: Homecoming Parade in Jeopardy

If USU requests a special events permit from UDOT, they can continue to hold the parade whether Logan City is involved or not. Main Street is US-89/91, and is a UDOT street, not a Logan City street. If they apply for the permit, they can have the parade. They may have to arrange for the UHP to block...
by AggiesForever
March 13th, 2019, 9:26 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: 2019 Spring Ball Battles: TIGHT END
Replies: 5
Views: 698

Re: 2019 Spring Ball Battles: TIGHT END

Terrell is a solid TE for us. But he's definitely not fast. To say his running style looks "labored" is an understatement.
by AggiesForever
March 13th, 2019, 9:22 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Forum Name Change
Replies: 56
Views: 2299

Re: Forum Name Change

It could just be called "The Spectrum." Then the forum honors Aggie basketball, not the present coach.

BTW, John Hartwell has told me they are working on the fundraising for naming the court, permanently, Stew Morrill Court, after the winningest coach in Aggie basketball history.
by AggiesForever
March 9th, 2019, 9:04 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Sean Bairstow UPDATE
Replies: 19
Views: 2613

Re: Sean Bairstow UPDATE

There was a quote and a video on Twitter today from Geno Auriemma, the legendary women's coach at UConn, that speaks volumes about what is going on at USU under Coach Smith this year: “We put a HUGE premium in body language. If [a players] body language is bad, you will never play EVER!” Auriemma we...
by AggiesForever
March 9th, 2019, 9:15 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Merrill
Replies: 70
Views: 6057

Re: Merrill

I have seen the Aggie play since 1965, and since I never saw all of Wayne Estes' career, I'll set him aside for the moment. The greatest Aggie I have ever seen play was Shaler Halimon. 6-6, played forward and big guard. Could score and rebound and handle the ball and do all of the things Sam does. B...
by AggiesForever
March 9th, 2019, 9:06 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: So what exactly is Koby McEwen thinking right now....?
Replies: 74
Views: 5219

Re: So what exactly is Koby McEwen thinking right now....?

I wonder what having T.L Plain as coach would have meant to this team? :devil:
by AggiesForever
March 9th, 2019, 9:01 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Bracketology
Replies: 183
Views: 15491

Re: Bracketology

We all know Lunardi wants to make USU an 8 seed. C'mon, Joe, just pull the trigger!
by AggiesForever
March 9th, 2019, 9:00 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: LSU Scandal
Replies: 28
Views: 2813

Re: LSU Scandal

Well thanks to the television and cable networks, this is what college sports have become. There is so much money involved, and at the P5 level, schools literally cannot spend all of the money coming in.. This is going to change as the bottom continues to fall out of the cable network subscription f...
by AggiesForever
March 1st, 2019, 9:36 am
Forum: Merlin Olsen Field (Aggie Football)
Topic: What's going on with this tweet from Colombi?
Replies: 30
Views: 3660

Re: What's going on with this tweet from Colombi?

Could be his way of saying he's seeing all of the QB's USU has signed and he's charging up to take on all challengers! He sounds more like that kind of guy than the whiney, "I need to showcase my abilities somewhere else" crap that we hear all over these days.
by AggiesForever
March 1st, 2019, 9:29 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Stew
Replies: 24
Views: 3427

Re: Stew

Stew lives in Windsor, Colorado, just south of Fort Collins. His kids and grandkids live in the area and it allows him to be a little more "Stew" than he could in Utah. Stew was born and raised here but some things have changed in his life.
by AggiesForever
March 1st, 2019, 9:15 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Rylan Jones
Replies: 8
Views: 987

Re: Rylan Jones

I was told that Coach Smith's wife told some other wives recently that they would not even consider moving again until their kids were done with school. That is 3 years away.

"If Momma aint happy, then there ain't no one who is happy!"
by AggiesForever
February 27th, 2019, 3:43 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Free bacon
Replies: 9
Views: 757

Re: Free bacon

I'm all in on BACON!!!
by AggiesForever
February 27th, 2019, 3:39 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Queta's Attitude
Replies: 37
Views: 3173

Re: Queta's Attitude

The problem now is the referees are watching Queta, kind of like umpires in major league baseball started watching Yasiel Puig, or NFL refs watch an offensive lineman who has a reputation for being dirty or holding. In Puig's case, they don't give him any quarter because he runs his mouth or does ot...
by AggiesForever
February 23rd, 2019, 7:31 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Hoops Signing Day Central
Replies: 78
Views: 11890

Re: Hoops Signing Day Central

I heard at the game the other night that USU is moving on from Evans. If he decides to sign with us, great, but we're not screwing around with him anymore. Ball is in his court now.
by AggiesForever
February 23rd, 2019, 7:30 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Miller layup
Replies: 5
Views: 738

Re: Miller layup

Driving to the block has to become more of his game, than just standing out on the three point line with his hands out. We all know he can shoot out there. But he'll become more valuable a contributor when he can put it on the floor and take it inside. He's 6-7 afterall! It was good to see him have ...
by AggiesForever
February 16th, 2019, 9:29 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Brito
Replies: 22
Views: 2095

Re: Brito

Brito has really come along as a player. After his freshman season, I honestly didn't know if he was going to ever amount to anything. He forced the ball into places it didn't need to go with no seeming plan about why he was doing it. This year he seems like a different player. I have to agree with ...
by AggiesForever
February 16th, 2019, 9:14 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Petition to Stop Hurd Premium
Replies: 140
Views: 9537

Re: Petition to Stop Hurd Premium

It might pay to send a flyer around to all student housing and remind each apartmement that for the $XXX they are paying in athletic fees on each semester's bill, they get no-extra cost tickets to all the athletic events. Unless they're not interested at all in recouping any of the per semester inve...
by AggiesForever
February 16th, 2019, 8:56 pm
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Air Force game
Replies: 18
Views: 1692

Re: Air Force game

This team really passed the ball around well, too. On that one play, Porter missed a three pointer, but Diogo Brito was in the right spot, grabbed the rebound, whipped it out to Sam Merrill, who took a couple of steps to the right, faked a drive and then nailed a three from about 30 feet. I have to ...
by AggiesForever
February 14th, 2019, 9:19 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: 5,458
Replies: 94
Views: 4376

Re: 5,458

I drove through Wellsville Canyon/Sardine Canyon last night from Ogden to get to the game (and have done for every single game this year, football and basketball) and it was not that big of a deal. Traffic was a little slower than normal, but usual Utah winter weather driving. So that's not the real...
by AggiesForever
February 14th, 2019, 9:10 am
Forum: Stew's Spectrum (Aggie Basketball)
Topic: Wyoming Game
Replies: 15
Views: 1176

Re: Wyoming Game

It was a win. Ugly, but a win. That's all the matters. We will be favored in every remaining game except the Nevada game.