The 2013 class includes former football players Roy Shivers (1964-65) and Jim Turner (1959-62); track athletes Candy Cashell (1982-84) and Corey Murdock (1994, 1997-99), basketball player Jimmy Moore (1972-75); and contributor Jim Laub.
Football Game Notes - 09/09/13
First-team all-Big West running back.
Second-team all-Big West return specialist.
Two-time Big West Conference Player of the Week.
kThree-time USAToday.com Big West Player of the Week.
NCAA leader in all-purpose yards average (238.9).
NCAA single-game all-purpose yards record (578).
School record and second-best Big West rushing day (322). USU offensive MVP.
NCAA statistical rankings included first in all-purpose, 13th in rushing, 22nd in kickoff returns, 26th in scoring.
Ranked in the top six of the Big West in eight different statistical categories.
His 238.9 all-purpose yardage average was the sixth best mark in NCAA history.
Produced five of the top 50 all-purpose yardage games in the country in 2000.
Produced the best (322 yards vs. New Mexico State) and the 45th-best (202 yards vs. Arkansas State) rushing games in the NCAA in 2000.
Ranked second in the NCAA in receptions per game by a running back.
First USU player with 100 yards rushing and 100 yards receiving in same game (vs. New Mexico State).
First USU running back with 100 yards receiving in a game. First USU player since 1975 to lead the NCAA in an individual statistical category.
Quickly: One of the premier players in the nation and should once again be a key figure for USU?s offense and special teams play. 2000 (Jr.): Had one of the most productive years in Utah State history as he led the nation in all-purpose yardage, ranked 13th in rushing, 22nd in kickoff returns and 26th in scoring... Ranked in the top six in the Big West Conference in eight different categories... Rushed for 1,322 yards, the sixth-best season total in school history... Broke a school record by 30 yards with a 322-yard rushing performance against New Mexico State. 1999 (So.): Saw action at both running back and wide receiver during the year... Earned first-team all-Big West honors as a return man as he ranked 10th in the NCAA in punt returns (15.0 average) and 26th in kickoff returns (23.9)... He led the Big West in punt returns and was fourth in kickoff returns... He rushed nine times on the year for 53 yards and a 5.9 average... He caught three passes for 44 yards and a 14.7 average... Against Stephen F. Austin he carried four times for 36 yards. 1998 (Fr.): One of very few true freshmen to see action for the Aggies in 1998... Had 55 yards on 16 carries while playing behind Demario Brown and John Roberts... Did not play his first three games and then had 25 yards on seven carries against Sam Houston State... Two weeks later had 30 yards on nine rushes at Washington. High School: Rushed for 1,986 yards as a senior and 3,262 yards in his career... Was an all-state selection as a senior, while also earning all-region and all-area honors... Earned honorable mention All-America honors as well... Was named the Class 3A Most Valuable Player... Team finished second in the state his senior year... Was an all-area and all-state pick as a junior... In track he was a regional champion in the 110 hurdles, 300 hurdles and the 4x100 relay... Also played basketball. Personal: Born Oct. 6, 1979 in Ogden, Utah... Son of Emmett and Claudia White... Is going to be a business management major.
Rushing G/GS Att. Yds. Avg. TD LG 1998 7/0 16 55 3.4 1 16 1999 11/0 9 53 5.9 0 16 2000 11/11 242 1381 5.5 13 43 Totals 29/11 267 1489 5.6 14 43