LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Police say a Utah man has died after a 17-year-old boy attacked him when his younger sister claimed the man sexually assaulted her on a bus last month.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The Huntsman family plans to donate $12 million toward new professorships at Utah State University's business school.
The Salt Lake Tribune reported Wednesday that the...
Sheriff: Fire damages courthouse; woman charged in blaze
LOGAN, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say fire has damaged an Ohio courthouse and a woman suspected of starting the blaze has been arrested.
The Hocking County Sheriff's Office's Facebook page says...
Utah Avalanche Center warns of ‘considerable danger’
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Warming temperatures are said to be creating dangerous avalanche conditions in parts of Utah's snow country.
KUTV reports that the Utah Avalanche Center on Saturday...
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania high school wrestling champion shot by police following a domestic violence call has been charged with aggravated assault and other...
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in Pennsylvania are investigating the police-involved shooting of a former high school wrestling champion following a domestic violence call.
Utah city tables vote on plastic bag ban for 6 months
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The vote on a plastic bag ban in a northern Utah city has been tabled for six months to allow officials to develop a plastic waste reduction program for the entire...
City leader in Utah accused of pointing gun at staffers
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The public works director of a small northern Utah city returned to work this week following a stint on administrative leave after he was accused of pointing a gun at three...
Correction: BKC-T25-Nevada-Utah St story
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — In a story March 3 about Utah State beating No. 12 Nevada 81-76, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Nevada coach Eric Musselman went on an expletive-laced tirade...
‘Nuisance’ wild turkeys rounded up in northern Utah
MENDON, Utah (AP) — Utah state wildlife officials have corralled more than 500 wild turkeys this winter in Cache County that are a nuisance to homeowners. They were moved to a rural area known as...
No. 12 Nevada looks to extend streak vs Utah State
No. 12 Nevada (26-2, 13-2) vs. Utah State (23-6, 13-3)
Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, Logan, Utah; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 12 Nevada looks for its sixth straight win in the...
Taylor leads Utah St. past San Diego St. 70-54
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Quinn Taylor recorded 13 points and 11 rebounds to lift Utah State to a 70-54 win over San Diego State on Tuesday night.
Utah man sentenced to jail for forging nearly $60K in checks
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Utah man has been sentenced to a year in jail for stealing nearly $60,000 through forged checks.
The Herald Journal reports 39-year-old Brian Dodds was sentenced Monday...
San Diego St., Utah State put streaks on line
San Diego State (18-9, 10-4) vs. Utah State (22-6, 12-3)
Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, Logan, Utah; Tuesday, 9:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: San Diego State looks for its sixth straight...
Retirees craft hand-made toys for low-income kids
LOGAN, Ohio (AP) — Bob Cole knew the answer before he asked, but he couldn't resist creating a little suspense.
Leaning over to talk with a pony-tailed girl in her preschool classroom last...
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Queta scores 23 to carry Utah St. over New Mexico 71-55
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Neemias Queta had 23 points and 10 rebounds as Utah State topped New Mexico 71-55 on Wednesday night.
Queta made 10 of 12 shots. He added four assists and three...
Queta, Merrill lead Utah State past Wyoming 76-59
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Neemias Queta scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Utah State pulled away in the second half to down Wyoming 76-59 on Wednesday night.
Sam Merrill had 19 points to lead the Aggies (19-6, 9-3 Mountain West Conference), who had won seven-straight before a 68-63 loss to San Diego State last Saturday. Quinn Taylor added 13 points and 10 rebounds and Abel Porter had 11 points.
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Alliance 64, Rapid City Christian, S.D. 43
Anselmo-Merna 64, Ansley-Litchfield 60
Arapahoe 55, Bertrand 54
Aurora 59, Crete 29
Axtell 53, Elwood 46
Bancroft-Rosalie/Lyons-Decatur 42, Logan View-Scribner-Snyder 32
West Virginia forward Logan Routt suspended for tripping
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia reserve forward Logan Routt has been suspended for the first half of Saturday's game for tripping a Texas Tech player this week.
West Virginia athletic director Shane Lyons announced the suspension Wednesday.
Routt was ejected early in the second half of Monday's 81-50 loss at Texas Tech. While sitting on the bench, Routt tripped Texas Tech's Matt Mooney, who fell to the floor.
Utah State rolls past UNLV with big first half
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill had 20 points and five assists, Utah State built a 20-point halftime lead, and the Aggies defeated UNLV 82-65 on Saturday.
The Aggies outscored the Runnin' Rebels 27-10 over the final 10 minutes of the first half to lead 48-28. Utah State shot 55 percent in the period and UNLV hit only 31 percent. The lead reached 29 with about eight minutes remaining in regulation and the Aggies led 82-56 at 2:51 before going scoreless the rest of the way.
Utah St. keeps San Jose St. winless in Mountain West, 103-73
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill poured in 29 points and Utah State handed San Jose State its seventh-straight Mountain West Conference loss, 103-73 on Wednesday night.
Utah State now has won 23 of the last 24 games with San Jose State and have beaten the Spartans 27 straight times in Logan. The Spartans now have lost 11 straight, including a double overtime loss at Air Force on a last-second shot Saturday.
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East Mills 58, Essex 26
Shenandoah 63, Red Oak 53
St. Albert, Council Bluffs 53, Council Bluffs, Thomas Jefferson 41
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Cache County jail inmate who took off in stolen truck found
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Cache County inmate who authorities say stole a truck and fled while volunteering on a farm is back in custody.
KSL-TV in Salt Lake City reports that jail agents arrested 32-year-old Joshua Aders on Monday night in Farmington.
He was booked into Cache County Jail for investigation of escape.
Miller, Queta carry Utah St. over Colorado St. 87-72
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Brock Miller and Neemias Queta scored 18 points apiece as Utah State topped Colorado State 87-72 on Saturday night.
Miller shot 6 for 9 from behind the arc while Queta added 11 rebounds and three blocks. Sam Merrill had 16 points and eight assists and Diogo Brito scored 12 points for Utah State (14-5, 4-2 Mountain West Conference).
J.D. Paige had 17 points, Hyron Edwards scored 14 and Nico Carvacho had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Rams (7-11, 2-3).
West Virginia Gov. picks family’s lobbyist for Senate seat
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Republican Gov. Jim Justice is filling a West Virginia Senate vacancy with a Democrat who works as a lobbyist for his family's companies.
Paul Hardesty replaces Democrat Richard Ojeda, who resigned to mount a long-shot run for the U.S. presidency. Justice announced his choice Thursday.
Democrats meeting to submit names for WVa senator successor
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Democrats in a West Virginia Senate district are seeking people interested in filling a vacancy in the state Legislature.
The 7th Senate District Democratic Executive Committee is meeting Thursday in Chapmanville to vote on three names to submit to Gov. Jim Justice to fill the Senate seat left vacant by Richard Ojeda's resignation.
The retired Army paratrooper resigned last week to run for president.
Ex-Utah State football player denies rape charges on stand
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A former Utah State University football player denied charges that he sexually assaulted six women while he was in college.
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Bluefield 61, James Monroe 54
Charleston Catholic 69, Man 50
Charleston Catholic 69, Man 50
Lincoln 63, Braxton County 52
Martinsburg 88, Spring Mills 50
Summers County 48, Midland Trail 39
Wirt County 73, Tyler Consolidated 52
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Petersburg vs. East Hardy, ppd.
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Bluefield 61, James Monroe 54
Chapmanville 57, Wayne 55
Coal Grove Dawson-Bryant, Ohio 73, Lincoln County 48
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Algona 60, Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 23
Allen, Neb. 67, Whiting 26
Ankeny 61, Ankeny Centennial 51
Ankeny Christian Academy 82, Twin Cedars, Bussey 30
Utah State student sentenced in sexual assault on campus
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A former Utah State University student accused of sexually assaulting another student has been sentenced to six months in jail.
Huggins hits 3 in final seconds, Fresno State wins 78-77
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Braxton Huggins poured in a career-high 33 points, and with five seconds left nailed a straightaway 3-pointer after shaking a defender and Fresno State pulled out a 78-77 win over Utah State on Wednesday night.
Fresno State (12-3, 3-0 Mountain West) had trailed the entire game until Huggins launched his winning 3 . He broke right, then cut left to get defender Sam Merrill on the wrong foot.
Utah State beats Air Force 79-62
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill and Neemias Queta had double-doubles on Saturday night and Utah State never trailed in beating Air Force 79-62.
Merrill had 18 points and 12 assists, Queta had 13 points and 10 rebounds, Quinn Taylor added 16 points and Brock Miller scored 15 for the Aggies (11-4, 1-1 Mountain West Conference).
Merrill leads Utah State past NAIA Eastern Oregon, 84-57
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill scored 28 points and Utah State closed out its nonconference schedule by walloping NAIA-member Eastern Oregon, 84-57 on Friday night.
The Aggies (10-3) open Mountain West Conference play Wednesday at Nevada.
Utah State built a 19-point advantage in the first half, taking a 45-26 lead at the break.
Football player accused of rape adds to his defense team
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A former Utah State football player accused of sexually assaulting seven women has added two high-profile consultants to his defense team.
The Herald Journal reports investigators F. Lee Bailey and Pat McKenna will help defend 25-year-old ex-linebaker Torrey Green.
Police say 1 dead in Logan crash after driver dozes off
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Logan say a driver fell asleep at the wheel and caused a crash that left one person dead.
Logan police say the collision occurred Sunday afternoon on U.S. 89 and also injured several people.
Police Chief Gary Jensen says the driver of an SUV was heading northbound at the time and the car crossed a line divider, crashing into an oncoming vehicle.
Cache County to ditch tailpipe testing for emissions
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A far northern Utah county says it's ditching a system that determines whether vehicles are working properly based on tailpipe testing.
The Cache County Council voted last week to rely on vehicles' own diagnostic testing. A scanner can reveal whether vehicles are in good working order.
Merrill with 16 points, Utah State buries Alabama St. 86-48
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Sam Merrill scored 16 points with five rebounds and five assists, leading five players in double-figure scoring, as Utah State buried Alabama State 86-48 on Saturday night.
Merrill was 5 of 9 from the field for the Aggies (9-2). Neemias Queta added 15 points and seven rebounds, Dwayne Brown Jr. had 14 points and seven rebounds, Crew Ainge had 11 points and six rebounds and Diogo Brito chipped in 10 points.
Gary Andersen returns to Utah State as head coach
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Former Utah State coach Gary Andersen has returned to the Aggies.
Andersen previously was Utah State's coach from 2009 to 2012. He replaces Matt Wells, who had taken over the Aggies after Andersen's first stint with the team. Wells was named head coach at Texas Tech last month.
Andersen was introduced as Utah State's new coach at a news conference Tuesday.