Utah State Fans React To Aggies Becoming Bowl Eligible

Oct 22, 2018, 12:01 PM | Updated: Oct 23, 2018, 12:03 pm

LOGAN, Utah โ€“ The Utah State Aggies traveled up to Laramie, Wyoming and picked up a win over the Wyoming Cowboys,24-16. Fans are excited about the team winning their sixth straight game, becoming bowl eligible and almost cracking the AP Top 25 poll.

Big Conference Win

It wasnโ€™t the prettiest offensive performance for the Aggies, racking up just 194 yards of total offense. But they had the help of their defense and special teams to give Utah State the road win.

The first play of the second half, Wyoming quarterback Tyler Vander Waal was picked off by safety Jontrell Rocquemore and returned it to the Wyoming three yard line. Utah State running back Darwin Thompson it in on the next play.

With 4:11 left in the third quarter, Aggies wide receiver Savon Scarver returned a kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown. That score gave Utah State a 24-6 lead.

Bowl Eligible

The Aggies picked up their sixth win of the season, making them eligible for a bowl game in December. Itโ€™s the seventh time in the last eight years that Utah State will play in a bowl game.

Just Outside Top 25

Utah State is so close to cracking the AP Top 25 poll, as they received the second most votes on the outside of the poll with 50.

The Aggies will return to Logan and host New Mexico on Saturday at 2 p.m.

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