The 2019 Utah State Aggies football team represents Utah State University in the 2019 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Aggies are led by fifth-year head coach Gary Andersen and play their home games at Maverik Stadium. They compete as members of the Mountain Division of the Mountain West Conference.
|2019 Utah State Aggies football|
|Conference||Mountain West Conference|
|Head coach||Gary Andersen (1st season season)|
|Offensive coordinator||Mike Sanford Jr. (1st season)|
|Defensive coordinator||Justin Ena (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Maverik Stadium|
|2019 Mountain West football standings|
|San Diego State||0||–||0||0||–||0|
|San Jose State||0||–||0||0||–||0|
|Championship: December 7, 2019|
As of May 25, 2019; Rankings from AP poll
The Aggies finished the 2018 season with an 11–2 overall record, going 7–1 in conference play to tie for first place in the Mountain Division with Boise State. The team was invited to the 2018 New Mexico Bowl where they defeated North Texas 52–13. Head coach Matt Wells was hired by Texas Tech shortly after the season ended, and Gary Andersen was named his replacement on December 9th, 2018. Andersen had previously coached at Utah State from 2009 to 2012.
|August 30||6:00 p.m.||at Wake Forest*||ACCN|
|September 7||Stony Brook*|
|September 21||8:30 p.m.||at San Diego State||CBSSN|
|September 28||5:30 p.m.||Colorado State||CBSSN|
|October 5||at LSU*|
|October 19||Nevada||ESPN Nets|
|October 26||at Air Force||ESPN Nets|
|November 2||BYU||ESPN Nets|
|November 9||5:00 p.m.||at Fresno State||CBSSN|
|November 16||Wyoming||ESPN Nets|
|November 23||8:30 p.m.||Boise State||CBSSN|
|November 30||at New Mexico|
The Utah State Aggies are a college football team that competes in the Mountain West Conference (MWC) of the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) of NCAA Division I, representing Utah State University. The Utah State college football program began in 1892 and has played home games at Merlin Olsen Field at Maverik Stadium since 1968. They have won twelve conference championships in four different conferences during their history, most recently in 2012. Overall, the Aggies have a record of 540–540–31 (.500).In December 2012, Matt Wells, previously the offensive coordinator, became the Aggies' new head coach, replacing Gary Andersen. Andersen left the Aggies shortly after the final game of the 2012 season to become the new head coach for the University of Wisconsin. Andersen had replaced Brent Guy following the unsuccessful 2008 season. Andersen was previously the defensive coordinator at the University of Utah, and he was also a part of the 2008 Ute team that went undefeated and won the 2009 Sugar Bowl.
The Aggies have played in 13 bowl games in their history, winning five: the 2018 New Mexico Bowl against the North Texas Mean Green, the 2014 New Mexico Bowl against the UTEP Miners, the 2013 Poinsettia Bowl against the Northern Illinois Huskies, the 2012 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl against the Toledo Rockets and the 1993 Las Vegas Bowl against Ball State.
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