Utah State Football Continues Season Saturday at Wyoming

first_imgOctober 15, 2018 /Sports News – Local Utah State Football Continues Season Saturday at Wyoming Written by Brad James FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailLARAMIE, Wyo.-Saturday, Utah State football ensues in its successful season by visiting Wyoming in a Mountain West Conference road game.The series between the Aggies and Cowboys dates back to 1903 while USU leads the all-time series 38-26-4. The Aggies have won four out of the last six games in this series.The Aggies, who routed UNLV 59-28 Saturday, received 38 votes in The Associated Press poll and 33 in the coaches poll on Sunday.Utah State, at 5-1, is off to its best start since 1978 and the Aggies seek their first 6-1 start since 1974.A win at War Memorial Stadium Saturday also gives Utah State a 3-0 start in conference play for the second time, with the first coming in 2015.A victory against the Cowboys also makes the Aggies bowl eligible for the seventh time in the past eight seasons.Since joining the Mountain West in 2013, the Aggies are 25-17 (.595) all-time in conference play and 10-10 on the road.The Aggies’ explosive offense is averaging 55.8 points and 505.6 yards per game during its current five-game winning streak as well. Overall, on the season, the Aggies are averaging 51.7 points per game.The Aggies and Cowboys are vying for the “Bridger Rifle,” a .50 caliber Rocky Mountain Hawken rifle as they compete in “Bridger’s Battle,” named for famed Wyoming/Utah mountain man Jim Bridger. Tags: Bridger Rifle/Jim Bridger/Mountain West/The Associated Press/Utah State Football/War Memorial Stadium/Wyoming Footballlast_img read more