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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The Mustangs withstood a comeback attempt from the Vikings with some timely turnovers early in the fourth quarter of Thursday's win.
The Kansas City Royals are locked in a 1-1 tie with the San Francisco Giants in the World Series and will now call on Guthrie to start game 3 Friday.
It's the final week of play in Region 4 and nothing is quite settled as six of the seven region teams are still alive for postseason play.
It's hard to poke holes in BYU's offensive production against Nevada last week, but according to at least one offensive coach, resting on the stats put up by the offense is for losers.
Former BYU Cougar Brett Keisel had a big game and was integral during Pittsburgh's late first half scoring spree in its 30-23 win over the Houston Texans.

DRAPER — Timpanogos has been there before, a fact made very apparent in the final minutes of the team’s 5-3 comeback win over Mountain Crest in the 4A state girls soccer semifinals Tuesday.


Youth and inexperience have beset the BYU defense this season, with coaches working hard to rectify those contributing factors.
BYU's tough loss wasn't with many notable standouts on the offensive side — most notably big performances by receiver Mitch Mathews and running back Nate Carter.
Jaren Hall grew up listening to stories of how much BYU benefited his father's life and ultimately decided he wanted to pursue similar experiences.
Junior defender Olivia Burnett provided the final PK to give the Timberwolves a hard-fought victory and a spot in the 4A state semifinals.