Utah State Basketball Picked To Finish Eighth In MW Preseason Poll

Oct 19, 2022, 8:40 PM
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LOGAN, Utah – The Utah State men’s basketball program was picked to finish eighth in the Mountain West Conference preseason media poll on Wednesday.

Utah State received 96 points in the voting, five points behind seventh-place Fresno State. San Diego State was picked to win the Mountain West Conference with 16 first-place votes and 216 total points.

Wyoming was the only other team to receive first-place votes with four to go with 204 points. Boise State finished third in the voting with 166 points, followed by Colorado State with 156 points, New Mexico with 136 points, UNLV with 110 points, Fresno State with 101 points, Utah State with 96 points, Nevada with 73 points, San Jose State with 35 points, and Air Force with 35 points.

Utah State Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Schedule For 2022-23

Nov. 7 – vs. Utah Valley

Nov. 11 – vs. Bradley

Nov. 14 – vs. Santa Clara

Nov. 17 – @ San Diego

Nov. 22 – vs. Oral Roberts

Dec. 1 – vs. Utah Tech

Dec. 4 – @ San Francisco

Dec. 10 – vs. Loyola Marymount (in Vegas)

Dec. 15 – vs. Westminster

Dec. 19 – vs. Weber State

Dec. 22 – vs. Seattle University (Diamond Head Classic)

Dec. 23 – TBA (Diamond Head Classic)

Dec. 25 – TBAΒ  (Diamond Head Classic)

Utah State announced its conference schedule:

Dec. 31 – vs. Fresno State

Jan. 3 – @ Air Force

Jan. 7 – @ Boise State

Jan. 10 – vs. Wyoming

Jan. 14 – @ Nevada

Jan. 17 – vs. UNLV

Jan. 21 – vs. San Jose State

Jan. 24 – @ San Diego State

Jan. 28 – @ Fresno State

Jan. 31 – vs. New Mexico

Feb. 4 – @ Colorado State

Feb. 7 – vs. San Diego State

Feb. 11 – @ San Jose State

Feb. 14 – vs. Air Force

Feb. 18 – vs. Nevada

Feb. 21 – @ Wyoming

Feb. 28 – @ UNLV

Mar. 4 – vs. Boise State

You can alreadyΒ secure your season tickets for Aggie basketball here.Β 

The Aggies finished last season with a record of 18-16 overall and played for an 8-10 conference record. They lost to Colorado State in the second round of the Mountain West Conference Tournament.

Every Utah State game this season can be heard on the KSL Sports Zone. The Aggies will open the season on November 7 at home against Utah Valley.

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