In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Countdown To Kickoff - 24 Days: Utah State Adds Shoulder Pads To Third Practice of Fall Camp; Coach Andersen Reiterates Importance of In-State Recruiting
Andersen reiterated the importance of in-state recruiting for Utah State and announced that the team's current 104-player roster included 10 Cache Valley student-athletes and 51 in-state players.
Players and coaches met with the media as the Aggies held their annual media day.
Utah State Football Spring Scrimmage
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Spent two seasons (2010, 2011) at the College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, Calif... Played offensive guard and center during his sophomore season... As a freshman, he played end and tackle on defense.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at South Bronx Campus High School in Bronx, N.Y., earning honorable mention all-league honors as both an offensive and defensive lineman.
PERSONAL: Born Jan. 2, 1991... Son of Altermise Vandross... Has one brother... Majoring in sociology... Enjoys swimming, playing basketball and boxing... First name is pronounced Day-kwon.