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Is Utah State At-Large Worthy? Bracketology Poll

March 1st, 2009

Utah St's At-Large Hopes Shrink, Lose to Nevada

March 1st, 2009
RENO, Nev. - Armon Johnson scored a game-high 28 points and Luke Babbitt added 21 to lead Nevada past Utah State, 84-71, here Saturday night at Lawlor Events Center. Nevada improves to 17-11 overall and 9-5 in the Western Athletic Conference with the win, while Utah State falls to 26-4 overall and 13-2 in league play with the loss.

 

BracketBusters Saturday: The Big Preview

February 21st, 2009

 

In the seventh annual ESPNU BracketBusters, the strongest mid-major teams in the country do battle in thirteen televised games.  This preview features the premier Saturday games that are televised on ESPN or ESPN2.

 

 

Northeastern @ Wright State, ESPN2

BracketBusters: Friday Preview

February 20th, 2009
Eric Maynor - VCU

In the seventh annual ESPNU BracketBusters, the country's strongest mid-majors do battle in thirteen televised games. Although most of these games are played on ESPNU, a few get big-time exposure on ESPN and ESPN2, a rarity for these publicity starved teams. For some, it might be their only remaining shot to impress America, and have basketball fans keeping them in the back of their mind in March. Here's a complete rundown of the televised games.

Which BracketBusters Team Will Actually Bust Brackets in March?

February 18th, 2009
Eric Maynor - VCU

Each week I pose a Question of the Week for you the reader to chew on (masticate if you prefer) and digest..

 

This Week's Question: Which BracketBusters team will actually bust brackets in March?

 

Kyle Gibson: WAC Player of the Week

February 16th, 2009
Louisiana TechDENVER - Louisiana Tech's Kyle Gibson has been named the Western Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 9-15. The honor marks the first career WAC Player of the Week award for Gibson.

Gibson, a junior from Los Angeles, Calif. (Dorsey HS), led the Bulldogs to a 55-42 win against Fresno State last week. Gibson scored a season-high 26 points after shooting 8-of-9 (88.9 percent) from the field and 6-of-6 from beyond the arc. Gibson was also a perfect 4-for-4 from the free throw line.  He tallied five steals and four rebounds in the game.

Utah St's 19-Game Winning Streak Snapped

February 15th, 2009
Boise StateBOISE, Idaho - No. 17/21 Utah State committed 19 turnovers and shot a season-low 36.5 percent from the field Saturday night here at Taco Bell Arena as it lost its first game in over two months, 66-56, to Boise State.

Utah State, who had its 19-game winning streak snapped as well as its 16-game Western Athletic Conference winning streak, is now 24-2 on the season and 12-1 in the WAC. It was also USU's first road loss of the season as it is now 10-1 on the road. Boise State improved to 17-7 overall and 7-4 in league play with the win.

Utah St Locks Up WAC Title With a Month to Spare

February 13th, 2009
MOSCOW, Idaho - Senior forward Gary Wilkinson recorded his sixth double-double of the season with 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead 17th-ranked Utah State to a 62-53 road win here against Idaho Thursday night. With the win, Utah State claims a share of its second-straight Western Athletic Conference regular season championship as it improves to 12-0 in league play and 24-1 overall. Idaho falls to 10-13 on the season and 4-6 in the WAC with the loss.

 

Nevada vs Utah St: GameNight

February 6th, 2009
Feb 28 2009 - 10:00pm

 

Editor's Early Preview

*Made on 02/06. Full preview by the GameNight staff coming soon!