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Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker bring you the trending sports with the Utah State Aggies, local high schools, Utah Jazz and more.

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Athletes will soon be payed directly by schools; EA Sports to pay colleges based on AP Poll appearances - May 24, 2024
The biggest news of the moment is the upcoming settlement agreement for a class-action lawsuit against the NCAA which will pave the way for schools to directly pay college athletes through revenue sharing. Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen discuss what that could mean for college sports and what the landscape may look like going forward. Also, a look at the revenue EA Sports will be paying college teams, how that money is being divided up and
56:45 5/24/24
Will USU's latest recruits turn defense around? Spring HS playoffs update, NBA playoffs - May 23, 2024
Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen discuss the latest in Utah State football recruiting. There have been a lot of recent additions, but will they manage to turn things around for a defense that desperately needs to flip the script from 2023? Also, an update on spring high school sports and the new champions from Region 11.
56:26 5/23/24
SP+ Rankings for USU and Mtn West, New recruits for football, MBB, HS Playoff updates - May 22, 2024
Jason Walker goes over the new SP+ rankings from ESPN, where the Aggies rank along with the rest of the Mountain West. Of particular note is how poorly Utah State's defense was ranked by SP+ and Walker discusses how crucial it will be for USU to turn things around on that end. Then, a look at the numerous recruits for football and men's basketball that committed over the weekend, and an update on local high school teams in the 4A playoffs across numerous spring sports.
56:42 5/22/24
Who needs home court in Game 7's anyway? - May 20, 2024
Ajay Salvesen talks with USU Football OC Kyle Cefalo Game 7's goes to the road spoilers Ridgeline Softball on top once again
55:55 5/20/24
Utah State Football - Kyle Cefalo - May 20, 2024
Co-offensive coordinator and Wide Receivers Coach Kyle Cefalo chats with Ajay Salvesen to talk about the spring ball season, transfer portal, offensive new look, and what to look forward come fall camp.
23:52 5/20/24
Eric and Jason's power rankings for Mountain West football - May 17, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker give their football power rankings for the Mountain West Conference. Which teams are in the top tier? Where do the Aggies rank?
49:58 5/17/24
Free agent and mock draft targets for the Utah Jazz this summer - May 16, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss free agent and mock draft targets for the Utah Jazz.
49:58 5/16/24
Updates on spring sports playoffs; USU adds a WR; Osobor's deal makes waves - May 15, 2024
Eric Frandsen provides updates on high school spring sports playoffs, including softball, baseball, boys lacrosse, girls lacrosse and boys soccer. Updates on the Bear River Bears in the baseball consolation bracket. No Donovan Mitchell tonight for the Cavaliers. Could be a big game for Sam Merrill. Utah State officially announces the addition of wide receiver Jack Hestera. Great Osobor's NIL deal is sending shock waves around college basketball. Will it cause players to stay in college basketball longer, rather than jumping early to the NBA?
56:46 5/15/24
USU adds to its QB depth; new assistant bball coach; Aggies on The CW - May 14, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss Utah State football's quarterback depth with the official signing of Jacob Conover. Jerrod Calhoun adds Eric Haut to his coaching staff. USU at Washington State on November 9th will be broadcast on The CW. Player of the Week and Stat that Blew My Mind
56:45 5/14/24
Osobor commits to Washington (with $2 million NIL deal); updates on high school spring sports playoffs - May 13, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss Great Osobor's commitment to Washington (and his $2 million NIL to go with it). Utah Jazz wind up with the 10th pick in the NBA Draft Lottery (2 spots lower than anticipated). High School baseball, softball, boys volleyball, boys soccer, girls lacrosse and boys lacrosse playoff updates. Pick 6 results.
56:43 5/14/24
More conference realignment. Does some of it signal what's in store for the MW? - May 10, 2024
It's the latest edition of the Conference Realignment and Expansion Show: Missouri State joins Conference USA; Grand Canyon and Seattle University join the West Coast Conference. Are the West Coast additions a signal that WCC doesn't plan to keep Oregon State and Washington State? Wyoming's basketball coach leaving his team high and dry with a late move to another team. NBA playoffs and the refs. Do big market teams get preferential treatment?
56:44 5/10/24
Isaac Davis officially commits, Utah NHL Team Name poll is out, NBA Playoffs update - May 9, 2024
From Isaac Davis officially committing to Utah State to updates on what the Utah NHL team name could eventually be, Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen break down the latest in local sports.
56:44 5/9/24
Boys Soccer playoff brackets released, Isaac Davis rumors, NBA Playoffs update - May 8, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker cover numerous small topics around the world of Cache Valley sports. From the release of the final boys soccer RPI and reveal of the 4A state playoffs bracket to former Aggie teammates Sam Merrill and Neemias Queta playing on the court together in the NBA playoffs. Also discussion of Isaac Davis rumors with the upcoming freshman power forward reportedly on his way to play for Utah State.
56:44 5/8/24
USU add a LB, NHL Draft lottery watch, Region 11 Boys Soccer title up for grabs - May, 7, 2024
Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen break down the latest news in local sports. From Utah State football getting a commit from transfer linebacker Clyde Washington, the NHL Draft Lottery that decided where the Utah Hockey Team will pick in the upcoming June draft and the final day of Region 11 boys soccer which will decide where, among Ridgeline, Logan and Green Canyon, the region championship trophy will go
56:47 5/7/24
Boise St QB commits to USU; updates on baseball, softball & boys volleyball playoffs - May 6, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker talk about the official commitment from quarterback CJ Tiller, leaving Boise State to join the Utah State Aggies. Updates on other former Aggies and players Utah State was reportedly targeting. Legendary Voice of the Aggies Al Lewis announces his retirement. Update on an exciting weekend of NBA playoffs. Updates on softball, baseball and boys volleyball in high school playoffs.
56:43 5/6/24
Latest USU portal news; some of NBA's biggest starts out of the playoffs - May 3, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss the latest portal news for Utah State basketball and football. Most of the NBA's biggest stars are out of the playoffs already. Is that good for the league? Which of those stars might the Jazz target?
55:42 5/3/24
USU women's basketball roster looks to be completed - May 3, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker interview play-by-play voice of Utah State women's basketball Ajay Salvesen about the USU basketball roster. Former Boise State QB CJ Tiller appears to commit to Utah State. Former Aggie Max Shulga commits to Villanova.
56:44 5/3/24
Aggie players in portal; moving closer to player contracts; NBA playoffs - May 2, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss the latest portal news affecting Utah State and the Mountain West. Pick 6 Are collective bargaining and player contracts the answers to keep players from opting out of bowl games? Should players have access to revenue sharing as an incentive to bowl participation? Update on NBA playoffs.
55:44 5/2/24
Portal madness continues for Utah State: Josh Uduje and Shaun Dolac enter the portal - May 2, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss the latest Aggies entering the transfer portal: Josh Uduje in basketball, Shaun Dolac in football. Aggies are really thin at Linebacker. Other transfer updates in the Mountain West as Boise State, San Diego State and Colorado State sign notable additions to their teams.
55:52 5/2/24
Final RPI, Playoff Brackets set for baseball/softball/boys volleyball; Latest in NBA Playoffs - May 1, 2024
Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen break down the final RPI rankings and playoff brackets for baseball, softball and boys volleyball. Where did Region 11 teams finish in the rankings and where will they play in the first and second rounds. Also, a look at the NBA tied in with a new game -- Hot Take or Not a Take -- in which Jason makes Eric guess whether he made up a take or found it on the internet.
55:42 5/2/24
Jackson Grant out for Utah State men, four coming in for Aggie women's B-Ball - May 1, 2024
A lot of transfer portal news on the day and Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen cover it all, from Jackson Grant entering the portal to four new additions to Utah State women's basketball and first-year head coach Wes Brooks.
56:43 5/2/24
Interview with USU Hockey play-by-play voice Ryan Lorensen on Utah to NHL - April 30, 2024
Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen sit down with USU Hockey play-by-play voice Ryan Lorensen to discuss the development of Utah getting an NHL team and what that means for the Beehive State.
24:28 5/1/24
Local hockey fans excited about NHL in Utah; Gracie Johnson staying at USU - April 30, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker interview Ryan Lorenson, play-by-play voice of the Utah State club hockey team and resident NHL fan. Some teams move on while other head home in the NBA playoffs. A few series have been really exciting. Gracie Johnson commits to stay at Utah State women's basketball. RSL among the top teams in Major League Soccer right now. Former Aggie football players receive invites to rookie mini camps
55:42 4/30/24
Portal hits the Mtn West hard, Aggies host intriguing prospect, land SUU commit - April 30, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss the latest portal news throughout the Mountain West Conference on the last day for athletes to declare. Which will be the top teams in the MW next year? Utah State men's basketball lands a future Point Guard from Southern Utah University and host a prospect from Africa. Utah State football offers a transfer quarterback from Arizona State/BYU.
56:44 4/30/24
USU basketball rotation set? How good is it? How Mountain West fared in NFL Draft - April 29, 2024
With recent additions to Utah State men's basketball, it seems most of next year's rotation players are already on the team. Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen discuss how much more Jerrod Calhoun will add to this roster, but also how good the rotation as it would stand today could be in the Mountain West this upcoming season. Also, a review of how the Mountain West fared in the NFL Draft. And a quick look at the two players on USU's current football roster that could break the Aggies recent drought in guys drafted into the pros.
55:44 4/29/24
The portal gives to USU as Faison returns, MBB lands big recruit Tucker Anderson - April 29, 2024
Jason Walker and Eric Frandsen discuss the latest in transfer portal news for Utah State as things swing in favor of the Aggies. Rahsul Faison, who entered the portal last week, is confirmed to be returning to USU in a rare occurrence under head coach Blake Anderson. Men's basketball also received big news as Central Arkansas forward and A-SUN Freshman of the Year Tucker Anderson committed to USU.
56:43 4/29/24
Balance of power in MW men's bball in flux; value of higher seeds in NBA playoffs - April 26, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss the balance of power in the Mountain West being in flux with San Diego State's latest transfer. The Aggies should be considered one of the top teams for next season. NBA playoffs and the importance/value of being a higher seed this year. NFL draft underway, no MW players taken yet. NHL and NBA draft lotteries are right around the corner.
55:42 4/26/24
Sizing up USU men's basketball roster with latest transfer additions - April 26, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker love this time of year for sports. Aggie men's basketball roster update. What players are they targeting to fill out the roster? Anthony Switzer announces he's heading to Arkansas.
56:38 4/26/24
Aggies in/out of the portal; Drake Allen commits to USU; fans welcome NHL to Utah - April 25, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker talk about the latest transfer portal news regarding Utah State Aggies: Rahsul Faison enters the portal, McCae Hillstead commits to BYU, and Drake Allen commits to USU men's basketball from Utah Valley. Great Osobor recognized by CBS Sports on their All-Transfer Team. Fans show out to officially welcome the NHL to Utah
55:46 4/25/24
Rahsul Faison is the latest "let's run it back" Aggie to enter the portal - April 25, 2024
Eric Frandsen and Jason Walker discuss the latest Aggie player hitting the portal: running back Rahsul Faison. What does USU's running back situation look like for 2024 now?  
56:46 4/25/24