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The Utah State Aggies carry the Old Wagon Wheel to midfield after defeating the Cougars and retaining the wheel at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News)
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Social Reaction: Aggies Take Down BYU In Provo

The Utah State Aggies carry the Old Wagon Wheel to midfield after defeating the Cougars and retaining the wheel at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News)

PROVO, Utah – As Utah State defeated BYU 45-20 at LaVell Edwards Stadium last Saturday, social media was full of reactions from Cougar, Aggie and even Ute fans alike.

Aggies Take Over Provo

Cougars’ Poor Performance Was Surprising

It’s been an up and down year for the Cougars, who defeated top-10 ranked Wisconsin earlier in the season. Many were shocked at how poorly BYU played against Utah State.

Quarterback Battle: Mangum vs. Love

Utah State quarterback Jordan Love had a fantastic game, throwing for four touchdown passes. BYU’s Tanner Mangum, on the other hand, struggled.

Little Brother No Longer

Once known as BYU’s ‘little brother’, the Aggies put that nickname to bed with a convincing win on Saturday.

A General Conference Jab

Some fans also made some topical jokes based on The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints’ decision to shorten the length of their Sunday services.