BYU's defense was short on leaders last season according to players who are willing to fill the leadership void.
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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BYU's underperforming defense was short on leaders last season according to players who are willing to fill the leadership void entering the 2015 season. Read more »
BYU quarterback Taysom Hill's future could be on Wall Street. Also, is 2015 a "prove-it" season for Kyle Whittingham and the Utes? Finally, CBS breaks down Utah's decision to trade Enes Kanter, and... Read more »
Former BYU fullback Paul Lasike made an impression at the Arizona Cardinals' training camp. Also, Fox Sports asks why Utah can't settle on a quarterback. Finally, a case for starting Trey Burke... Read more »
If you take just the performances in overtime games alone, BYU and Utah State could have benefited by taking care of business in the extra periods — like the Utes did. To do so this year, it... Read more »
This could be one of the most intriguing seasons in years at BYU. The Cougars have an opportunity to make a national splash and register a memorable season — if they can stay healthy. Read more »
Dick Harmon: Hanging with legacy players of BYU's 1951 NIT championship team: Still bonded after decades
Several times a year and absolutely at least once annually, BYU's 1951 NIT championship team gathers for a reunion, a luncheon or dinner. Now in their early 80s, these former athletes praise Stan... Read more »
BYU, USU and Utah all have players primed for breakout seasons in 2015 Read more »
A pair of former Utah teammates put together spectacular games on back-to-back nights in Double-A. Tyler Wagner took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning of a 1-hit shutout, while Parker Morin missed... Read more »
For the first time since the inaugural College Football Playoff, Big 12 expansion talk has ballooned during the month of July. This time there's news that a committee has been appointed to research... Read more »
When looking at BYU’s upcoming football schedule, many people point to the early-season games. But the way Cougar coach Bronco Mendenhall sees it, the slate is full of tough challenges... Read more »
BYU will be letting fans tailgate after some confusion on Twitter. Utah State holds a Ladies Clinic. Finally, Rodney Hood returns to his roots. Read more »
Wing player Connor Harding, who is on ESPN's list of the top 100 recruits in the 2016 basketball class, announced his commitment to Dave Rose's BYU basketball program on Wednesday. Read more »
BYU basketball has some unique challenges due to players serving missions, and ESPN's Jeff Goodman highlighted how Dave Rose and the coaching staff deal with those challenges. Read more »
Nebraska's offense will look different under new coach Mike Riley. Read more »
BYU, Utah and Utah State all receive votes in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll. Harry Kane gets "Rimando'ed." And Chuckie Keeton is an MWC Media Days veteran. Read more »
Compared to the rest of Jim Harbaugh's year, this was tame stuff. Read more »
The Cougars lost in double-overtime, 55-48, to Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl, then the two teams were embroiled in an ugly brawl at the end of the game. And the way BYU finished last season will... Read more »
Snow College offensive lineman Garett Bolles, a one-time verbal commit to BYU, released on Tuesday a seven-team list of schools he wishes to continue being recruited by. Utah was on the list, while... Read more »
Elijah Bryant announced via Instagram on Tuesday that he will be transferring to BYU after playing his freshman year at Elon College in 2014-15. Read more »
BYU senior Jake Taylor will compete at the 2015 Phillips 66 National Championships from Aug. 6-10 in hopes of qualifying for three additional events after already qualifying in one event for the... Read more »
Devontae Booker should be Utah's biggest storyline at the Pac-12 Media Days. Also, the Jazz are now "cool." Finally, yet another random BYU to Big 12 rumor comes to the surface. Read more »
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