2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
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MWC confidential: Coaches unload on league

How do Mountain West coaches think the 2016 season will play out? Coaches dish on why Boise State's Brett Rypien is a superstar and Nevada's running back, James Butler, is impossible to tackle.

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Highlights: Kyler Fackrell

Green Bay made Kyler Fackrell the second straight Utah State linebacker to come off the board, one pick after teammate Nick Vigil, with the No. 88 pick. Check out his tape here.

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Highlights: Nick Vigil

The Bengals opted for Vigil, a linebacker from Utah State, with the 87th overall pick. Check out some of his best highlights.

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Rayshad Lewis, son of Ray Lewis, commits to Utah State

Utah State added its 19th commit to the 2016 recruiting class yesterday, though this one comes with a bit more fanfare than the others. Wide receiver Rayshad Lewis, the son of former NFL great Ray Lewis, announced his commitment to the Aggies on Tuesday, following an official visit to the Logan, Utah campus.

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Who impressed Jones the most? (1:47)
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ICYMI: Potato mascot shakes and bakes

Spuddy Buddy, the mascot of the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, shows his moves.

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Akron captures first bowl victory in school history (1:30)
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Utah State miscues contribute to loss in Potato Bowl (2:12)
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Terry Bowden accepts Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Trophy (1:45)
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Utah State making late push with TD

Chuckie Keeton found Brandon Swindall for a 2-yard TD pass with 1:12 left to cut Akron's lead over Utah State to 23-21 at the Potato Bowl. (Live on ESPN)

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Time for the rally potato in Boise

A Utah State fan is munching on potatoes to rally his team back against Akron in the final minutes of the Potato Bowl. Even bowl mascot Spuddy Buddy would be happy.

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Akron retakes lead in Potato Bowl

Donnell Alexander took the pitch and dashed 2 yards for the TD to give Akron the 20-14 lead over Utah State in the third quarter of the Potato Bowl. (Live on ESPN)

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Utah State goes ahead of Akron

Kent Myers found Hunter Sharp in the end zone for a 19-yard TD to give the Aggies a 14-13 lead over the Zips in the third quarter of the Potato Bowl on ESPN.

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Akron big man nearly takes it in for TD

Akron's 304-pound DL Rodney Coe recovered a fumble by Utah State's QB and was just a few yards short of rumbling in for a TD. The Zips kicked a FG afterward to take a 13-7 halftime lead in the Potato Bowl. (Live on ESPN)

Team Stats

Passing Yards202.988th
Rushing Yards167.970th
Points For29.5Tied-63rd
Points Against27.0Tied-64th