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.
Utah State Football Concludes Fourth Week of Spring Practice With Both Sides of the Ball Making Plays In Controlled Scrimmage
Offensive highlights for Utah State included senior running back Joey DeMartino who had eight carries for 47 yards with three touchdowns.
Offensively, Utah State scored three touchdowns and added three field goals.
UTAH STATE: A very physical player who is very explosive... Uses his hands well at the line of scrimmage and has the ability to be a great rusher... Participated in spring drills.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned all-Hayward Area league honors as well as all-Metro and all-East Bay accolades as a prep senior at San Leandro (Calif.) High School as he posted 50 tackles his senior season in 2008, including a team-best 5.0 sacks in addition to one fumble recovery... Also had one reception at tight end... Led the Pirates to the playoffs after a 7-4 record, going undefeated in league action... Also a two-year letterwinner in baseball and one year in basketball, playing pitcher, third base and outfield in baseball and forward in basketball... A member of the San Leandro HS honor roll.
PERSONAL:in Harbor City, La... Son of Mila and Ituala Ali'ifua... Has three brothers and two sisters... His brother, Eric, played offensive tackle at Southeast Missouri State... Served a two-year LDS Church Mission to Oklahoma City, Okla... Originally signed with Utah State in 2009, but did not enroll until the spring semester of 2013... Undeclared on a college major... Last name is pronounced Ah-lee-ee-foo-uh.