Aggies try for first win of the season with
Aggies stay close into the third quarter before Portland State pulls away
Aggies and Vikings meet for 6 p.m. nonconference matchup
Aggies and Wolf Pack meet for 6 p.m. kickoff for the first time since 1989
Manzanares a bright spot on offense, gaining 91 rushing yards
BOISE STATE: Redshirted in 2011 and was selected the Broncos' Offensive Scout Player of the Year... Did not see on-field action during redshirt freshman season 2012.
ROCKLIN HS '11: Lettered three years... Was named to Sacramento Bee All-Metro first team and all-city team as a senior... Selected to All-Sierra Foothill League second team as a junior... Finished his career with 6,684 passing yards and 50 touchdowns... By year, he tossed for 2,527 yards and 22 TDs as a senior, 2,635 yards and 22 TD's as a junior, and 1,522 yards and six touchdowns as a sophomore... Added 327 rushing yards and six touchdowns during junior campaign... Completed 60 percent of his passes in 2011.
PERSONAL: Raised in Rocklin, Calif... Majoring in human development... Parents are David and Suzanne Laughrea... Says career highlight was throwing touchdown pass to his younger brother, Matt, who now attends UC San Diego... Plans for a career in law enforcement... Sports hero is Tom Brady... Is an avid outdoorsman.