Wasatch Front Big Blue Scholarship Fund Luncheon Is Friday, March 7
Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014
Utah State's [University] Big Blue Scholarship Fund's Aggie Basketball Coaches Luncheon in Salt Lake City has been moved from Monday, March 3, to Friday, March 7. The luncheon, featuring USU head coach Stew Morrill, will begin at noon and end at 1 p.m.
This is the final luncheon in Salt Lake City this season. The luncheon will be held at the Hampton Inn Downtown (425 S 300 W). Cost for the Wasatch front luncheon is $15 for Big Blue Scholarship Fund members and $18 for non-members.
For more information contact the Big Blue Scholarship Fund at (435) 797-2583.
Utah State honored its five seniors before the game Wednesday [March 5] on Senior Night at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, then went out and got scoring, rebounding and key plays from all of them on the way to a 65-54 win over Wyoming in the Aggies' regular-season finale. With the win, USU finishes regular-season play with a 17-13 overall record and a 7-11 Mountain West mark, winning its last two games.
At halftime of Wednesday's game, Utah State Vice President and Director of Athletics Scott Barnes presented USU head coach Stew Morrill with a ceremonial ball commemorating his 600th career win that the Aggies earned after their 75-58 spearing of the Spartans of San Jose State Saturday evening [March 1] in San José, Calif. Morrill becomes the 14th active Division I head coach and the 41st overall head coach with 600 career wins, improving to 601-279 with Wednesday's win, in his 28th season as a head coach, including 383-142 in his 16th season at Utah State.
Utah State will return to action at the 2014 Reece's Mountain West Men's Basketball Championships at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev., Wednesday, March 12. The Aggies' game time and opponent will be announced following the completion of the MW regular-season on Saturday night [March 8]. Fans can stay tuned to www.UtahStateAggies.com for further information.
For Utah State men's basketball ticket information for the Reece's Mountain West Men's Basketball Championships, fans can contact the USU Athletics Ticket Office over the phone by calling 1-888-USTATE-1 or 435-797-0305 during regular hours of operation, or in person during regular hours of operation at the USU Ticket Office inside the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
Additional Aggie sports news is available at the Athletics website.
Contact: Zach Fisher, (435) 797-2066