USU Going For Third Win In A Row In SJSU Series
USU's comeback from a 28-7 deficit was its largest since 2001, rallying from a 27-0 deficit vs. Idaho State and was the Aggies' largest comeback against an FBS team since at least 1990.
Utah State Football vs. Colorado State
Last name is pronounced Fuh-nye-kuh... A Deseret News 5A all-state selection... Named to the Provo Daily Herald all-valley team... High school teammates with fellow Aggie signee Bryce Walker... Registered 21 tackles with five sacks and one interception in helping Pleasant Grove to an 8-3 record, advancing to the state quarterfinals... Also played tight end for the Vikings, snaring 28 catches for 310 yards (11.1 ypc) with six TD's... Also logged three kickoff returns for 72 yards (24.0 ypr)... Helped the Vikings end Timpview's state record 36-game win streak... Led Pleasant Grove to a 10-2 record as a junior, winning the Region 4 title before getting upset in the quarterfinals of the 5A playoffs... Son of Sefita and Navu Fanaika... Plans to major in business at USU... Chose Utah State because of the campus and community atmosphere in addition to the coaching staff.