BYU's last two home games turned out to be dogfights. Will that trend continue Friday against Utah State?
A look at who did well and some keys stats in the Cougars' win over Virginia. Read more »
Virginia coaches and players had some high praise for BYU, and particularly for quarterback Taysom Hill, following Saturday's 41-33 loss to the Cougars. Read more »
Niki Fernandes scored a career-high two goals in the first half to lead BYU women’s soccer to a 4-0 defeat of Colorado College on Saturday night at South Field. Read more »
Ben Cahoon, who played at Ricks College and BYU, was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame Saturday, an honor bestowed on him after a 12-year career with the Montreal Alouettes. Read more »
It wasn't pretty but for the second week in a row, undefeated and No. 21 ranked BYU showed it has plenty of big plays to meet the challenge. BYU scored 41 points on just 60 plays to defeat the... Read more »
BYU punter Scott Arellano wandered into the interview room adjacent to the locker room at LaVell Edwards Stadium Saturday. He may have felt a little out of place at first. Read more »
Al and Kay Fredette are just like other parents. They want to see Jimmer get as many chances to prove himself as possible and suffer the emotions when things don't go as expected. Also, their... Read more »
As it turned out, turnovers weren't a problem for No. 21 BYU against Virginia. While the Cavaliers entered the day leading the nation in takeaways, the Cougars didn’t turn the ball over. But... Read more »
Cougar fans showed up early with their grills and families to enjoy some tailgating before the BYU vs. Virginia game. Some, including crazy Cougar fanatic Pat Hammond, came from as far away as Las... Read more »
College football: Utes wrap up weather-delayed 26-10 win at Michigan; BYU earns hard-fought 41-33 victory over Virginia
PROVO & ANN ARBOR, Michigan — One year ago this weekend BYU and Utah were competing on the gridiron. This Saturday the Cougars and Utes are competing for attention. Utah faced Michigan in... Read more »
During BYU’s era of independence, this has become a relative rarity: an afternoon game at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Since 2011, the Cougars have had only a handful of home contests in the... Read more »
BYU women's volleyball beat Utah in three sets Friday at the Smith Fieldhouse. Read more »
BYU women's tennis continued its strong showing at the BYU Invitational as both singles and doubles finals were exclusively Cougars. Read more »
The Cougar swim team competed against some familiar faces in the annual alumni meet Friday night at the Richards Building Pool. Read more »
For No. 21 BYU, it was one of the most bizarre, surreal games in recent memory. The 2013 season-opener featured a prolonged weather delay, soggy field conditions, and sloppy play at Virginia. In... Read more »
After BYU football player Nick Longshore died last year, his organs were donated. Recently his relatives discovered the recipient was former University of Utah basketball player Ken Gardner. Read more »
Freshman Madie Lyons celebrated her birthday by scoring a game winner, BYU's second goal in a 2-1 win Thursday night against visiting Oregon. With the win, the Cougars improved to 3-3-2, while the Ducks fell to 4-3-1. Read more »
We caught up with Brad Franklin, who covers Virginia football for rivals.com, and asked him five questions regarding BYU's next opponent. Read more »
On the bright side, fans of both teams can relax and enjoy the week without all the accompanying baloney. Read more »
Twenty-three years after McMahon completed his eligibility, BYU announced Thursday that it will retire McMahon’s No. 9 jersey during a halftime ceremony of the BYU-Utah State game on Oct. 3.... Read more »
As part of its 3-0 start this season, No. 21 BYU has garnered national attention for another dismantling of Texas, and its dynamic quarterback, Taysom Hill. And there's one more thing the Cougars... Read more »
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A crazy 40 hours ended with Utah landing four new commitments, BYU landing one and the two schools engaging in some Twitter fun. Read more »
BYU’s last two home games, against Houston and Virginia, turned out to be dogfights. Will that trend continue Friday (8:15 p.m. MDT, ESPN) when the No. 18 Cougars host Utah State? Read more »
Jim McMahon gets his jersey retired on Friday night, 33 years after he threw his last pass for BYU, but what about the others — what about Wilson and Bosco, for starters? A little musing on... Read more »
As BYU prepares to play Utah State on Friday, here's an interesting question to consider: With Utah off the schedule, is this game against the Aggies BYU's rivalry game this season? Read more »
BYU quarterback Jim McMahon will have his jersey retired three decades after starring for the Cougars. Read more »
Nothing has come easy for former walk-on Kyle Johnson since entering the program in 2012, but he's evolved into BYU's "most reliable" O-lineman. Read more »
Hurricane's Jeremiah Ieremia chose BYU over offers from programs such as Washington and Oregon State. Read more »
Both the Aggies and Cougars have had injuries to key players in the first third of the season, but BYU will get as many as four players back in the lineup for Friday's showdown on ESPN. It's a game... Read more »
The four-game Cougar football season has been unusually productive, with an emphasis on the unusual. In the first three games BYU outscored its opponents by a combined 78-0 before the Cougars were... Read more »
BYU prepares to face Utah State on Friday in Provo, and Deseret News BYU beat writer Jeff Call tells us what to expect. This week, Call discusses what the Cougars did over the bye week, USU's... Read more »
Because the BYU-Utah game is on hiatus for two years, the closest thing the Cougars have to a rivalry game takes place Friday when they host Utah State. Read more »
With public relations issues plaguing the NFL over domestic violence issues and league policies and discipline, Commissioner Roger Goodell is reaching out to former NFL players like Ty Detmer in... Read more »
Improved depth and competition on both sides of the football allowed coaches to run tougher practice sessions during the Cougars' first bye week of the season. Read more »
Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking Cougars vs. Aggies, Utes heading to L.A. and Jazz Media Day
DeseretNews.com writers Carter Williams and Brandon Judd discuss a plethora of topics, including the Utah Utes and BYU Cougars football teams and the Utah Jazz. Read more »
A look at the leading candidates for the 2014 Heisman Trophy to this point in the football season. Read more »
The Cougars may be 4-0, but it's a luxury that they are undefeated while making a lot of mistakes and having penalties. Read more »
BYU didn't need to play a game this week to move up in both the Amway Coaches and AP polls. Read more »
Alexa Gray led No. 10 BYU women's volleyball to a three-set (25-17, 25-21, 25-20) victory against Pepperdine on Tuesday night at Firestone Fieldhouse. Read more »
BYU’s defense expects Utah State’s Chuckie Keeton to be back on the field this week, but it is preparing for two quarterbacks. Read more »
BYU (4-0) Date Opponent Result/Time (TV) Aug. 29 BYU 35, UConn 10 Sept. 6 BYU 41, Texas 7 Sept. 11 BYU 33, Houston 25 Sept. 20 BYU 41, Virginia 33 Oct. 3 Utah State (8:15... Read more »
According to an ESPN report BYU has schedules a home-and-home series with South Florida. Read more »
Tenth-ranked BYU men’s cross-country faces a field of ranked foes this Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational. Read more »
Steve Smith had a big day against his former team, and Matt Asiata scored a trio of rushing touchdowns to lead the Ravens and Vikings offenses, respectively. Read more »
Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette reportedly has the green light at New Orleans, according to a report from Jim Eichenhofer of NBA.com. Read more »
Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie's seven shutout innings Friday was history 29 years in the making. Read more »
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