Countdown To Kickoff - 26 Days: Interview With Junior Quarterback Chuckie Keeton
Aug. 3, 2013
LOGAN, Utah -
With fall camp officially underway, Utah State football is just 26 days away from the start of the 2013 season when it plays at Utah on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 6 p.m.
Over the course of the next four weeks, UtahStateAggies.com will be taking a daily look inside Utah State Football, interviewing Aggie players and coaches about the upcoming season, its first in the Mountain Conference.
Today's video interview is with junior quarterback Chuckie Keeton.
Keeton (Houston, Texas/Cypress Creek HS) earned first-team all-Western Athletic Conference honors in 2012 as he ranked third in the conference and 17th nationally in total offense (307.1 ypg), second in the WAC and 18th in the nation in passing efficiency (154.7), third in the WAC and 29th nationally in passing (259.5 ypg, and eighth in the conference in rushing (47.6 ypg). He finished the year completing 275-of-407 passes for 3,373 yards with 27 touchdowns and nine interceptions and rushed for 619 yards on 129 carries (4.8 ypc) with eight touchdowns. He finished his sophomore season by setting single-season school records for touchdown passes (27), passing yards (3,373), total offense (3,992), completions (275) and completion percentage (.676), while his 407 pass attempts rank seventh all-time at USU for a single-season. He was also named the WAC's Offensive Player of the Week four times during the season, becoming the first player in school history to accomplish that feat and the first WAC player to do so since 2010.