Brandon Gurney
Brandon Gurney covers recruiting, high school sports, and BYU athletics for the Deseret News. Previously, he worked with scout.com for eight years, covering BYU, with an emphasis on recruit coverage. He joined the Deseret News full-time in the summer of 2011.

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Christian Stewart finished off his eligibility by stepping in admirably for injured starter Taysom Hill last season. Now, he's being asked to step in and step up for another important reason this spring.
The Cougars closed out strong with a couple of relatively young players leading the way against the visiting Cardinals.
Doing the small things well can often lead to the grandest of accomplishments — a fact well demonstrated by Layton, and in particular by Matt Cragun, in a thrilling 48-46 comeback win over Brighton Saturd...
Bountiful got out quickly and ran all over Orem Saturday night at the Dee Events Center. Zac Seljaas led the way with 22 points.
With star Jarriesse Blackmon struggling throughout, the rest of the Lancers stepped up in a big way to secure a win over the Vikings and earn a trip to the 5A championship game.
Here's a running notebook of news and notes from 5A's quarterfinals at the Dee Events Center.
Brock Miller led the way for the Bengals, scoring 30 points while drawing one of the toughest defensive assignments in the state.
Jarriesse Blackmon made a sequence of plays early in the fourth quarter to energize his team past the Miners and into the 5A state semifinals.
Here's a running notebook with tidbits of information from the first day of the 4A state tournament at the Dee Events Center.
The Cougars' Bushmen Ebet led a furious comeback at the end of regulation, and then finished things off in the second overtime Tuesday at the Dee Events Center.