BYU Cougars

BYU analysis: Cougars use 3-point marksmanship to beat the Broncos

A look at how the Cougars performed in their Saturday night win over the Santa Clara Broncos.

Doug Robinson: 'In Football We Trust' explores Polynesians' obsession with gridiron

A Utah-made movie, which premiered this weekend at the Sundance Film Festival, follows the lives of four Polynesian football players to chronicle the pressures they face to pull their families out... Read more »

Jan. 25, 2015


BYU volleyball: Langlois leads No. 4 BYU past No. 8 UCSB in five-set thriller

Jake Langlois led No. 4 BYU men's volleyball past No. 8 UC Santa Barbara in a five-set thriller (25-20, 25-19, 19-25, 19-25, 15-13) Saturday night in a rematch at Robertson Gymnasium. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


Women's basketball: Harry's career high lifts BYU to key victory over San Diego (+photo gallery)

A key 3-pointer in the closing minutes by Xojian Harry along with a career-high 15 points allowed BYU women's basketball to hold on against San Diego, 54-50, on Saturday at the Marriott Center. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


BYU basketball analysis: Why the Cougars suffered a crushing defeat to San Diego

A look at how the Cougars performed in their loss to the San Diego Toreros on Saturday afternoon. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


BYU track: Tsumba, Monteverde shine at Air Force Invitational

Tatenda Tsumba and Anginae Monteverde set season bests in their respective events as the BYU men's and women's track and field teams showed well at the Air Force Invitational on Thursday through Saturday. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


Dalton Nixon, Skyler Halford provide lift for BYU off the bench in loss to San Diego

BYU did have a couple of bright spots in its 77-74 loss at San Diego Saturday afternoon. Freshman forward Dalton Nixon and guard Skyler Halford provided a big boost for the Cougars in the first... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


Utah defensive end Nate Orchard leads locals at Senior Bowl

Nate Orchard had a team-high tying five tackles, two tackles for loss and two quarterback hurries as the North beat the South 34-13 on Saturday in the premier college all-star game. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


Senior guard Anson Winder returns, but Cougars lose to San Diego

BYU senior guard Anson Winder was back on the floor Saturday at San Diego after missing the two previous games against Pacific and Saint Mary's due to a knee sprain. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


BYU swim: men's swim and dive team knocks off Denver, 158-142; women fall, 171-124

Jake Taylor helped the men's swim and dive team knock off Denver, 158-142, while the women fell, 171-124, on Saturday afternoon at the Richards Building Pool. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


San Diego hands BYU its second straight road loss

As the final seconds ticked off the clock, BYU guard Kyle Collinsworth drove to the basket, looking to tie the game against San Diego and potentially force overtime. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015


BYU volleyball: Cougars upset at UCSB in first conference road battle

No. 8 UC Santa Barbara upset No. 4 BYU (25-21, 25-18, 25-22) on Friday night in the first of two matchups this weekend at Robertson Gymnasium. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


BYU gymnastics: Van Mierlo, Johnson help BYU to season high in loss to Utah State

Despite outstanding performances by freshman Jill Van Mierlo and junior Makenzie Johnson and a season-high team score, BYU gymnastics fell to Utah State, 195.500 to 195.300, on Friday evening at the Smith Fieldhouse. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


Dick Harmon: Texas speedster Charles West could add interesting dynamic to BYU's offense, special teams

As the national letter of intent signing date nears for local colleges, BYU received a commitment from a highly recruited Texan who is known for his quickness. Charles West of Coppell says he... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


Months after knee injury, Collinsworth on the brink of triple-double history

Ten months after undergoing surgery on the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, BYU's Kyle Collinsworth is on the verge of setting an NCAA record for triple-doubles in a season. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


Peavler: Can BYU football rise up to the challenge of more difficult schedules?

BYU keeps on landing big-time additions to its future schedules, but can it rise up to the challenge against big-time opponents? Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


Morning links: Emery returns to the Marriott Center; Ansah sings; Orchard impresses at Senior Bowl practice

Nick Emery returned to the Marriott Center floor, Ezekiel Ansah appears in a YouTube video and Utah defensive end Nate Orchard is turning heads at Senior Bowl practices. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015


Halford thrives on playing '100 miles per hour' for BYU

For Skyler Halford, his role doesn't matter as much to him as how he performs it. His mindset doesn't change. He goes full-speed all the time. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


BYU tennis: Cougar men's tennis to host Air Force on Saturday

BYU men’s tennis returns home to host Air Force on Saturday at 5:30 p.m., at the indoor practice courts in Provo. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


BYU's Austin 'tweaks' hamstring, will be sidelined even longer

BYU was hoping that 6-foot-11 senior forward Nate Austin would return to the lineup soon to bolster the Cougars' inside presence. But Austin had a setback with his hamstring this week. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


Matt Carlino playing much the same at Marquette as he did at BYU

Matt Carlino was known for his spectacular as well as his inconsistent play at BYU, and he's playing similarly this year at Marquette. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


Utah football: Utes add former BYU linebacker Alema Fitisemanu to recruiting department

After losing some key recruiters and coaches early in the offseason, the Utah football team has added a new face to help in the recruiting race. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


BYU track: Cougars set to compete at Air Force Invitational

BYU track and field heads to Colorado Springs for the Air Force Invitational, taking place Thursday through Saturday. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


Brad Rock: BYU asleep at the switch on Miami Bowl fallout

It handled the situation, but should have given a few specifics before Memphis took the stage. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


Dick Harmon: BYU continuing new policy by not announcing Miami Beach Bowl brawl punishments

Memphis announced it will discipline 12 football players for the brawl at the end of the Miami Beach Bowl. BYU also finished its investigation and punished players, but the Cougars are keeping it... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015


BYU, Michigan State agree to home-and-home series starting in 2016

BYU’s future football schedules added another impressive opponent Wednesday. The Cougars have agreed to a home-and-home series with Michigan State in 2016 and 2020. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015


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