BYU Cougars

Pac-12 commissioner 'delighted' that his conference's teams are scheduling BYU

Larry Scott said it “makes a lot of sense” for teams in his conference to schedule games vs. BYU.

Utahns in baseball: Ex-BYU slugger Matt Carson comes up big in return off disabled list

Former BYU slugger Matt Carson made a splash in his return off the disabled list Saturday night. Also, a former Ute impressed a national publication with his latest start. Read more »

July 6, 2014

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Dick Harmon: BYU's Robert Anae likes Christian Stewart as quarterback Taysom Hill's backup

Similar athletes, similar style: Robert Anae likes what he's seen over the past year with former Timpanogos and Snow College QB Christian Stewart. Read more »

July 5, 2014

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BYU running backs coach Mark Atuaia feels confident heading into 2nd year on the job

With one full year of coaching now under his belt, BYU running backs coach Mark Atuaia believes his position group is set to take things to the next level. Read more »

July 5, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Jimmer Fredette still floating free agent balloons while in Utah

With a fan base still loyal and waiting, Jimmer Fredette continues to wait out NBA free agency as time becomes an issue the longer he remains unsigned. Read more »

July 4, 2014

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Peavler: Summer breakdown of BYU football's 2014 schedule

BYU Media Day has come and gone, and with football season less than two months away it's time to reevaluate the Cougars' 2014 schedule. Read more »

July 3, 2014

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Guest commentary: Phil Steele again displays Cougars in good light

Phil Steele's 2014 College Football Preview is now at newsstands with good news for BYU fans. This prestigious magazine has once again predicted a good season this fall for the team from Provo. Read more »

July 2, 2014

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Former BYU standout Wally Joyner loving new gig with Detroit Tigers

Former BYU star Wally Joyner has enjoyed transitioning into the world of coaching. He's currently with the Detroit Tigers. Read more »

July 2, 2014

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Assuming the mantle: BYU linebacker Manoa Pikula embracing role as defensive leader

The starting inside linebacker position comes with natural leadership responsibilities and assumed starter Manoa Pikula appears equal to the task. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Why BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall has spent the offseason with his offensive line

Bronco Mendenhall is known as a defensive coach with significant results. But following a bowl loss to Washington in 2013, he has spent significant time working with the Cougar offensive linemen... Read more »

July 1, 2014

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Brad Rock: Don't expect Jazz to go Jimmer

Free agent former BYU star Jimmer Fredette is a free agent, but Jazz aren't likely to take a chance on a marketing opportunity, but a defensive liability. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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Sports BLT: #BYU50 turns out to be a sweet merchandise giveaway

Speculations ran wild about what #BYU50 meant. It turned out to be a neat BYU merchandise giveaway. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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From Ty's Prize to Hale Mary: Top 10 games in LaVell Edwards/Cougar Stadium history

Win, lose or draw, BYU has been competing at its current football home at 1700 N. Canyon Road since 1964. What are the Cougars' top 10 games ever at their home stadium? Here's a look. Read more »

June 30, 2014

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Rock On: Dante Exum's dad remembers Utah ... vaguely

Plus, a plan BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall has to save both college football and America. Read more »

June 30, 2014

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BYU football: Faith in program’s direction, leadership a key to success

Former Cougar football players James Dye and Leon White shared their thoughts on what BYU needs to do to stay in the national spotlight as college football continues to evolve. Read more »

June 30, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Former Cougars Jake Hannemann and Jaycob Brugman heating up in the minors

Former BYU standout Jake Hannemann had a mammoth week for Single-A Kane County, but he wasn't the only former BYU baseball player raking it in in the Midwest League over the week. Read more »

June 29, 2014

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BYU's 1984 Holiday Bowl win transcended football for linebacker Leon White

Amid the unprecedented success as a program, BYU's run to the 1984 national championship was a difficult, bittersweet campaign for Leon White. Read more »

June 29, 2014

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Proving the doubters wrong: Former BYU star Ziggy Ansah reflects on his past and his future

Former BYU star Ziggy Ansah says that doubt helped fuel his success in Provo — and still gives him motivation in the NFL. Read more »

June 28, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Pressure's on BYU running back Jamaal Williams to break Cougar rushing record

Cougar offensive coordinator mixed few words when he told the media junior running back Jamaal Williams would break Harvey Unga's school career rushing mark. The die is cast and the stage is set... Read more »

June 28, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Split Division I when it's out of the red, says BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall

College football is heading toward an additional division for Power 5 conferences, but most of those schools are not making a profit. BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall wants a stipulation of solvency. Read more »

June 27, 2014

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Vai's View: From one BYU football alum to another, advice on faith, family, career

Last weekend, I flew to Chicago for my cousin David Tafuna's graduation from Northwestern's prestigious Kellogg School of Management with his MBA. Read more »

June 26, 2014

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BYU basketball: women's team announces non-conference schedule

Eight teams that participated in postseason play, four opponents from the Mountain West Conference and two Pac-12 schools are all part of the 2014-15 tough BYU women’s basketball... Read more »

June 26, 2014

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Book excerpt: Kyle Van Noy succeeded by surrounding himself with quality people

Provo is a much more family-oriented place, which allowed Van Noy to form meaningful relationships that other college students across the nation don't normally find. Read more »

June 25, 2014

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Rock On: Bronco gets his BYU on

Combinations for 2014 uniforms include all-white. Meanwhile, Jamaal Williams has an itch. Read more »

June 24, 2014

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BYU football: Transfers an unknown, but Cougars welcome the reinforcements

Replacing wide receiver Cody Hoffman and safety Daniel Sorensen is no small task for the 2014 BYU football team. To try and counter their losses, the Cougars have brought in five transfers —... Read more »

June 24, 2014

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Brad Rock: BYU would love saying adios to independence

Three years ago, BYU loved independence. Now it's making an all-out push to get into a Power 5 conference. Read more »

June 24, 2014

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