In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Along with handing out individual awards, a highlight video recapping the year was shown, as was a video honoring USU's senior class, which tied the 1962 senior class for the most wins in school history with 26.
Of its 52 academic all-WAC selections, Utah State had 18 student-athletes from football honored, along with 11 student-athletes from soccer, eight from both women's cross country and volleyball, and seven from men's cross country.
2012 Aggie Seniors Will Go Down As One Of The Best Classes In School History For All They Have Accomplished
USU's 2012 senior class includes: CB Terrence Alston, WR Matt Austin, TE Kellen Bartlett, P Tyler Bennett, S McKade Brady, CB Quinton Byrd, LB Forrest Dabb, CB Will Davis, LB Bojay Filimoeatu, WR Chuck Jacobs, CB Isaiah Jones, QB Adam Kennedy, DE Al Lapuaho, NG Havea Lasike, OT Oscar Molina-Sanchez, CB Jumanne Robertson, WR Cameron Webb and RB Kerwynn Williams.
Aggie Football Looking For Outright WAC Championship As It Hosts Idaho Saturday Afternoon In Senior Day
Football Game Notes - 11/20/12
HONORS: Academic All-WAC (2009, 2010, 2011).
UTAH STATE: Has been a special teams mainstay during his time at Utah State and will once again be counted on in that role.
2011 (JR): Played in all 13 games, collecting five total tackles... Top game was San Jose State with two stops.
2010 (SO): Saw the field in 11 games, finishing the season with five tackles (three solo, two assists)... Registered one tackle in games against Oklahoma, Idaho State, BYU, Louisiana Tech and Idaho.
2009 (FR): Played in eight games, mostly on special teams... Logged three tackles (two solo, one assist)... Posted one stop each against Nevada, Louisiana Tech and Boise State.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Redshirted at Utah in 2007.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned all-state, region MVP and team MVP honors after leading Bingham (Utah) High School with 112 tackles, five sacks, one interception and five fumble recoveries, the top marks at each category for the Miners... Was named Defensive MVP for Bingham HS and Region MVP, and was an all-state selection on defense... Played both linebacker and fullback for Bingham HS during its 2006 state championship season... Also a three-year letterwinner in track & field.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 19, 1990... Son of Steven and Janice Dabb... Has one sister... Graduated in May, 2012 with a degree in business administration and is currently pursuing his MBA... Hobbies include hunting and four-wheeling.
Defense GP/GS UT AT Total INT PBU 2009 (Fr.) 8/0 2 1 3 0 0 2010 (So.) 11/0 3 2 5 0 0 2011 (Jr.) 13/0 2 3 5 0 0 Totals 32/0 7 6 13 0 0