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For BYU, Utah State is 'featured in-state game'

Because the BYU-Utah game is on hiatus, the closest thing the Cougars have to a rivalry game takes place Friday.

BYU vs. Virginia primer

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Sept. 19, 2014


Ex-Ute gets gift of life with new heart from former BYU football player

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 »

Sept. 19, 2014


BYU soccer: Madie Lyons makes amazing game-winning goal on her birthday to defeat Oregon 2-1

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 »

Sept. 19, 2014

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BYU football: 5 questions with a Virginia insider

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 »

Sept. 19, 2014


BYU tennis: Cougars have strong showing on day one of the BYU Invitational

BYU women's tennis had a strong outing Thursday on day one of the BYU Invitational. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014


Brad Rock: LaVell, McBride not OK with Utah-BYU hiatus

On the bright side, fans of both teams can relax and enjoy the week without all the accompanying baloney. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014


BYU golf: Cougars travel to Washington

The BYU men's and women's golf teams travel to Washington next week to participate in the Cougar Cup and the Husky Invitational. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014


BYU confirms Jim McMahon will be inducted into school's Athletic Hall of Fame, have jersey retired

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 »

Sept. 18, 2014


BYU defense, offense being noticed for physical, aggressive play

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 »

Sept. 18, 2014


BYU receiver Devon Blackmon hoping for expanded role moving forward

Receiver Devon Blackmon has showed a little of what he can do through two games played this season and is excited to show a little more in short order. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


Go long? So far, deep passes not a big part of BYU's offense

Thus far, BYU hasn't utilized the deep ball, but the Cougars say they're happy to move the ball however they need to. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


Dick Harmon: Utes, Aggies, Cougars have plenty of work to do but will be favored this weekend

The Utes go to the Big House, the Aggies travel to Arkansas State, and BYU hosts Virginia from the ACC this weekend. While all should be favored, they have plenty to things to be concerned about in... Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


Jim McMahon: 37 years later, former BYU star finishes up requirements for graduation

Jim McMahon, the former record-setting BYU quarterback who won a Super Bowl as the "punky QB" for the 1985 Chicago Bears, has finished up his requirements for graduation — which will finally... Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


7 reasons why the BYU Cougars will go undefeated in 2014

A look at the main reasons why the Cougars can finish the regular season with an unblemished record. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


7 reasons why the BYU Cougars will not go undefeated in 2014

A look at reasons why BYU will lose at least one game in 2014. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


Peavler: 3 is a magic number for BYU after win over Houston

BYU may want to go back and watch the "3 is a Magic Number" video from the old Schoolhouse Rock! series after BYU's 33-25 win over Houston. Oddly enough, the number three shows up all over the... Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014


BYU volleyball: No. 12 BYU downs Idaho State in straight sets

Senior Tambre Nobles led No. 12 BYU women's volleyball past Idaho State in straight sets (25-18, 25-22, 25-14) Tuesday night at Reed Gym. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


BYU football: Skye PoVey providing solid play at his natural position of safety

Skye PoVey has battled through the typical frustrations associated with being a walk-on to finish out his career as a key component in a much-improved BYU secondary. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


Week 2 NFL locals roundup: Players from Utah step up in 2nd week of the season

Several local players had key performances for their respective teams in Week 2 of the NFL season. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


BYU's Hill has come a long way since loss at Virginia

After BYU quarterback Taysom Hill trudged off the field at water-logged Scott Stadium in Charlottesville a little more than a year ago, offensive coordinator Robert Anae noted that Hill’s... Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


Sports BLT video: Bronco Mendenhall provides pizza for the ROC

BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall decided to do something nice for the members of the Roar of the Cougars (ROC) as they camped outside of LaVell Edwards Stadium Wednesday night. He bought pizza for... Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014


Virginia gearing up for big road test at No. 21 BYU

As if dropping a heartbreaking 19-16 loss at Virginia in the season-opener a year ago wasn’t enough, the Cavaliers have No. 21 BYU’s full attention this week after beating Louisville... Read more »

Sept. 15, 2014


BYU center Tejan Koroma's penalty overturned, true freshman won't be suspended against Virginia

BYU freshman center Tejan Koroma had his penalty and subsequent ejection overturned by an officiating committee and will thereby play this week when the team takes on Virginia. Read more »

Sept. 15, 2014


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