Utah State 70, Weber State 6
Football Game Notes - 09/09/13
USU football head coach Matt Wells held a news conference Monday to recap the Air Force game and preview its Homecoming game against Weber State.
In all, approximately 51 percent of USU's student-athletes earned a 3.2 GPA to qualify for the awards.
Senior running back Joey DeMartino carried the ball 16 times for 100 yards.
UTAH STATE: Has a natural feel for the game... Has good size and speed... Is expected to contribute on defense and special teams this fall.
2012 (RS): Redshirted during his first season at Utah State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played running back and strong safety at Fremont (Utah) High School, helping the Silverwolves to Utah 5A state runner-up finish... Named Utah 5A MVP as well as Region 1 MVP as a senior... Had 1,309 rushing yards on 211 carries with 19 touchdowns... Top outing was 256 yards in playoff game... Added 300 receiving yards on the season... Also had 61 tackles and two interceptions, returning one for a score... Amassed 3,653 yards with 45 touchdowns for career... Earned first-team all-state honors as a junior as well as all-area MVP and all-region MVP... Also lettered in basketball.
PERSONAL: Son of Jamie and Kayla Vigil... Has three brothers and one sister... Older brother, Zach, is linebacker for Aggies, while his cousin Jake Gallegos is a redshirt freshman defensive lineman for USU... Majoring in undeclared business.