For the 2015 season, Mendenhall will again be calling plays for the Y. D.
BYU offensive coordinator Robert Anae has targeted the Cougar offensive line for a rebuilding effort. He'll need a few pieces to fall in place to take it where he wants it to be in 2015. Read more »
Luis Ventura, a BYU sophomore, is one of three international swimmers with BYU connections that will compete at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia, from July 24-Aug. 9. Read more »
Utah running back Devontae Booker and BYU quarterback Taysom Hill were named the Walter Camp Award watch list on Friday. Read more »
More than six years after Hill’s signing with Stanford, he and Harbaugh will finally be on the same field — though on opposite sidelines — when the Cougars visit the Wolverines on... Read more »
BYU’s Taysom Hill and Utah State’s Chuckie Keeton made the Davey O’Brien Award watch list released Thursday. It’s the second straight year both players have been named to... Read more »
The pay-for-play topic seems to never end, but with court decisions regarding the topic finally wrapping up, is it time to start paying student-athletes? Read more »
Morning links: Phil Steele discusses Utah, BYU recruiting; Raptor married on mound; concern over Utah secondary
College football guru said while Utah's recruiting has improved since leaving the Mountain West Conference, BYU's has not. Read more »
All three Utah FBS colleges are represented on this year’s Doak Walker Award preseason watch list, released Thursday. Read more »
Kelly Downs, Ed Eyestone, Scott Mitchell, Cael Sanderson and Wayne Estes will be inducted into the Utah Sports Hall of Fame in September. Read more »
The evolution of college athletics: Despite struggles, satisfaction levels remain high among student-athletes
Student-athletes agree that balancing athletics and school is difficult, but the surprising part is athlete satisfaction levels appear to remain high. Read more »
BYU senior Mitch Mathews and Utah State senior Hunter Sharp were among 48 players named to the 2015 Biletnikoff Award preseason watch list. The award is given annually to the nation's top college... Read more »
Business Insider named BYU the top sports program in the state. ESPN suggests that another successful season for Utah could lead to its head football coach going elsewhere. Read more »
A trio of seniors with local ties — BYU's Taysom Hill, Utah's Kenneth Scott and Utah State's Chuckie Keeton — made the 2015 Wuerffel Trophy preseason watch list released Wednesday morning. Read more »
The NBA Las Vegas Summer League is nearing the midpoint of its schedule, and several players with Utah ties have had their opportunities to step on the floor and make an impression. Read more »
Morning links: Hill compared to Thor, Emery to Jimmer; Rolling Stones help Steven Gerrard get to Utah; Rice-Eccles overflowing
Taysom Hill is compared to Thor, and NFL first-round picks, Nick Emery is compared to Jimmer Fredette, and The Rolling Stones loan their plane to Steven Gerrard and the L.A. Galaxy. Read more »
Division I schools and institutions around the country have decided that at the very least there is a crack in the old traditional grant-in-aid athletic scholarship system. And as the landscape... Read more »
Eligibility for the Rotary Lombardi Award is limited to down linemen, end-to-end, either on offense or defense who set up no farther than 10 yards to the left or right of the ball, or linebackers... Read more »
BYU's former bad boy QB laments his days as a Cougar, plus mascot woes and more. Read more »
The Cougars announced their final home game of the season against the Real Monarchs Wednesday. Read more »
Shaquille Walker won a gold medal and Shea Martinez earned a bronze medal while representing the United States at the World University Games in South Korea from July 8-12. Read more »
A Nebraska columnist calls BYU's Taysom Hill the best QB the Huskers will face this season. Former Cougar Kyle Van Noy hopes to earn starting spot in NFL. Read more »
Former Ute C.J. Cron heads into All-Star break batting better than .500 over the past week, while former Olympian and Salt Lake C.C. infielder Eddy Alvarez provided a key go-ahead double in the... Read more »
Several transfers, among other factors, have left BYU without a proven backup heading into fall practices. Read more »
The Cougars will be playing in some of the nation’s most famous stadiums this fall — including a showdown with UCLA at the Rose Bowl — and many true blue fans like Boyd Westover... Read more »
Not only could BYU be facing the toughest September schedule in the country, it’s a little like taking a tour of the who’s who of college football. Read more »
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In 2010, Bronco Mendenhall took over the Cougar defense after sub-par performances. For the 2015 season, Mendenhall will again be calling plays for the Y. D. Read more »
The Utes are No. 33 in the Orlando Sentinel's ranking of all 128 teams in the FBS. Jim McMahon's Hail Mary advances to the semifinal of NFL.com's Greatest CFB Plays bracket. Also, Alec Burks is... Read more »
Normally, national college football expert Phil Steele gives favorable predictions about BYU football in his magazine each year. This year is different, after an injury laden 8 win, 5 loss 2014... Read more »
Utahns in baseball: Bingham alum Brady Lail hurls a shutout; former Ute Tyler Wagner posts strikeout record
Bingham High product Brady Lail and former Ute Tyler Wagner highlighted a strong week for baseball players with ties to Utah, while a former Olympian got a promotion. Read more »
The Cougars have been loaded with talented special teams contributors for more than 50 years. Players who could change field position, make the big kick or find the end zone on a return. They have... Read more »
The former BYU sharpshooter has signed with the San Antonio Spurs, his fourth NBA team in five pro seasons. Read more »
Sports cable giant ESPN's numbers are dwindling and that could have a domino effect in how college conference TV contracts are negotiated in the future. The revenue downturn could also force the... Read more »
Will Jimmer Fredette, who played for the Sacramento Kings, Chicago Bulls and New Orleans Pelicans in his four NBA seasons, be able to resurrect his career as a sharpshooter for the Spurs? Read more »
Taylor Strum of Rant Sports called Utah basketball a dark horse national championship contender. Tyler Haws said that he's probably headed to Spain. And giving Jack Cooley a microphone in practice... Read more »
McMahon is 55 years old and 30 years removed from college — and he's still complaining about BYU. Read more »
Jared Ward of Kaysville won the men's title with a time of 28:46.9, while Melody Jenson of Orem was the top woman with a time of 34:57.7. Read more »
Is there really a difference between LaVell Edwards and Bronco Mendenhall? Yes, I know this is a controversial question to express among BYU fans, but I'm not here to troll. My objective is to... Read more »
Morning links: Big 12 players want expansion according to ESPN poll; Utah basketball to play Texas Tech in Puerto Rico
A large majority of Big 12 players say they want college football expansion. Utah and BYU both find out who they will play in the first round of their early-season tournaments. Trey Burke says that... Read more »
Morning Links: BYU, Utah combine for 5 of the Top 25 non-conference games; Jazz have No. 3 top young core
The Utes and Cougars combine for five of the Top 25 best non-conference games; Gary Pinkel says independents, including Notre Dame, should join conferences; and the Jazz have the No. 3 young core. Read more »
Missouri coach thinks independence shouldn't exist. In a sense, so does BYU. Read more »
A look at the best kickers, punters and return men to ever play for the BYU Cougars. Read more »
Is there really a difference between LaVell Edwards and Bronco Mendenhall? Yes, I know this is a controversial question to express among BYU fans, but I'm not here to troll. My objective is to seek... Read more »
Catcher Grant Hodges heads a list of eight BYU baseball players selected to the West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll. Read more »
Six BYU softball players collected academic honors as the West Coast Conference announced its 2014-15 Commissioner’s Honor Roll on Monday. Read more »
Big 12 Media Days kicked off on Monday, and it wasn't long before Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby talked about conference expansion and the need for a conference championship game. Read more »
The evolution of college athletics: Re-examining the vastly changing field of college athletics in Utah
The field of college athletics in the state of Utah as the landscape across the country has vastly changed within the past year and with it, the debate continues on if enough has been done for... Read more »
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