This Week's USU Football Practice Schedule Changing Before Friday's Scrimmage
April 16, 2012
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State football is tweaking its practice schedule and will be in action Monday and Wednesday afternoon in preparation for Friday's scrimmage, which has been pushed back to an evening start.
The Aggies practice Monday afternoon on the turf of Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium from 3-4:30 p.m., and will return to the turf for Wednesday's practice from 2:20-3:45 before Friday evening's scrimmage which is now slated for 5:20-6:30 p.m.
"We wanted to give fans the best opportunity to come out and watch us scrimmage. It is supposed to be a good weather and we'd love to have all our great fans be there enjoying a nice evening of spring football," USU head coach Gary Andersen said.
USU is tentatively scheduled to practice Tuesday and Thursday mornings next week in final tune-up for the Blue-White Spring Game presented by Orbit Irrigation Products, on Saturday, April 28 at 2 p.m. (MT) at Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium. Admission will again be free to the public and further details along with events surrounding the Spring Game will be released next week.
Practices are currently scheduled to be open to the public, but are subject to change. When the Aggies are on Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium, fans must remain in the stands at all times. When USU in the Laub Indoor Facility, fans must remain in the opening by the doorway.
Utah State football season ticket renewals and new sales for the 2012 season are available at 2011's prices until May 1. Renewals are available online 24 hours a day at www.UtahStateAggies.com and clicking on the "buy/renew tickets" under the "tickets" drop down menu. Fans interested in new sales should contact the USU Ticket Office at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum or by phone by calling 1-888-USTATE-1 or (435) 797-0305.
Fans can follow the Aggie football program at twitter.com/USUFootball or on the USU football blog at usufootball.wordpress.com. Aggie fans can also follow the Utah State athletic program at twitter.com/USUAthletics or on facebook at Utah State University Athletics.
2012 SPRING PRACTICE DATES/TIMES: *** SUBJECT TO CHANGE *** Mon., April 16 - 3 - 4:30 p.m. Wed., April 18 - 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Fri., April 20 - 5:20 - 6:30 p.m. - Scrimmage Tues., April 24 - 6:15 - 8 a.m. Thurs., April 26 - 6:15 - 8 a.m. Saturday, April 28 - 2 p.m. *** SPRING GAME ***
SPRING PRACTICE POLICIES * All Tues.-Thurs. practices are tentatively scheduled for the Laub Indoor Facility with Friday practices tentatively scheduled for Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium, but are subject to change. * All practices are tentatively open to the public, but they must remain off the field. When the Aggies are on Merlin Olsen Field at Romney Stadium, fans must remain in the stands at all times. When USU in the Laub Indoor Facility, fans must remain in the opening by doorway. All open practices are subject to change.