Joey DeMartino Named Offensive MVP With 143 Rushing Yards; Doughty Tabbed Defensive MVP With Eight Tackles, Forced Fumble
USU ranks among the top 20 teams in the nation in four offfensive categories.
Utah State 70, Weber State 6
Utah State 70, Weber State 6
Football Game Notes - 09/09/13
USU Football vs. CSU 2013
USU Football vs. Hawai'i 2013
Utah State Football vs Boise State, Romney Stadium, 2013
Utah State Football vs BYU, 2013
Utah State Football Spring Scrimmage
UTAH STATE: A versatile back that has very good hands and is a good blocker... An intelligent player with deceptive speed... Will play a significant role in the running back rotation this season.
2012 (RS-JR): Played in seven games during the season, mostly on special teams... Recorded five tackles during the year, including a career-high three against Idaho (11/24).
2011 (RS): Redshirted during the season at Utah State.
2010 (SO): Played in 11 games, starting one... Carried the football 29 times for 157 yards (5.4 ypc) and one touchdown... Also caught two passes for 14 yards... Amassed season-highs in rushing attempts and yards against Boise State with nine carries for 46 yards... Scored lone touchdown of season in Idaho State game, finishing with season-best 38-yard outing.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Earned second-team all-National Division, Southern Conference offensive honors at Grossmont (Calif.) JC... Was named Grossmont's Offensive MVP after leading the Griffins and ranking seventh in the Southern California Football Association in rushing with 952 yards on 143 carries (5.8 ypc/91.7 ypg) with six touchdowns... Added 120 yards on 12 catches (10.0 ypc) with one score... Was also Grossmont's top all-purpose runner averaging 118.5 yards per game, while scoring 42 points... Was named Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Men's Athlete of the Week on Sept. 13, for his performance, which included his second-straight 100-plus yard outing, rushing for 179 yards and a 61-yard touchdown on 16 carries, as Grossmont routed College of the Desert, 61-14... Helped the Griffins to an 8-3 record, capping their season by defeating El Camino College, 27-22, in the US Bank Beach Bowl.
HIGH SCHOOL: At Mt. Carmel (Calif.) High School, rushed for 1,168 yards on 137 carries (8.53 ypc/116.8 ypg) with nine touchdowns as a senior as he earned first-team all-Palomar League honors and was named team's MVP... Added 18 receptions for 329 yards (18.3 ypc) with five scores and 12 kick returns for 426 yards (35.5 ypr) with a touchdown return of 99 yards and another of 96 yards, finishing the season with 16 total touchdowns and adding a pair of two-point conversions for 100 total points... As a junior, rushed for 832 yards on 127 carries (6.6 ypc/75.6 ypg) with six touchdowns, adding 19 catches for 171 yards (9.0 ypc) with one touchdown and five kick returns for 151 yards (30.2 ypr) and two scores... Was also a four-year letterwinner in track & field, running the 100m and 4x100m relay... Helped the Sundevils to a second-place conference finish and was team captain as a senior.
PERSONAL:Son of Joseph, Sr. and Kimberly DeMartino... Has one brother... Majoring in journalism.