West Coast Conference http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ West Coast Conference en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:33:49 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss BYU guard Tyler Haws named CLASS award candidate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667203/BYU-guard-Tyler-Haws-named-CLASS-award-candidate.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667203/BYU-guard-Tyler-Haws-named-CLASS-award-candidate.html BYU senior guard Tyler Haws is among 30 candidates for the Senior CLASS Award. To be eligible for the award, a... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:10:00 MST Best of the West: Shifting teams around after an interesting week of college hoops http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620391/Best-of-the-West-Shifting-teams-around-after-an-interesting-week-of-college-hoops.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620391/Best-of-the-West-Shifting-teams-around-after-an-interesting-week-of-college-hoops.html It was business as usual this past week for the top college basketball teams in the West. For everyone else, it was a shot at... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:35:00 MST Tyler Haws vows BYU will turn it around as Cougars return home this week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620365/Tyler-Haws-vows-BYU-will-turn-it-around-as-Cougars-return-home-this-week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865620365/Tyler-Haws-vows-BYU-will-turn-it-around-as-Cougars-return-home-this-week.html Midway through the West Coast Conference schedule, BYU senior guard Tyler Haws says his team is at a crossroads. Sun, 25 Jan 2015 15:17:35 MST WCC is everything BYU's Dave Rose thought it would be and more http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619725/WCC-is-everything-BYUs-Dave-Rose-thought-it-would-be-and-more.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619725/WCC-is-everything-BYUs-Dave-Rose-thought-it-would-be-and-more.html BYU is hip-deep in its fourth season as a member of the West Coast Conference. In their first three years in the league, the... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 22:40:06 MST BYU volleyball: Heather Olmstead named associate head women’s volleyball coach http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619604/BYU-volleyball-Heather-Olmstead-named-associate-head-women7s-volleyball-coach.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619604/BYU-volleyball-Heather-Olmstead-named-associate-head-women7s-volleyball-coach.html BYU head women's volleyball coach Shawn Olmstead announced Wednesday he has promoted assistant coach Heather Olmstead to... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:14:04 MST Loyola Marymount's leading scorer sits out in loss at BYU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619352/Loyola-Marymounts-leading-scorer-sits-out-in-loss-at-BYU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619352/Loyola-Marymounts-leading-scorer-sits-out-in-loss-at-BYU.html Payne sat out due to a "coach's decision," according to Loyola Marymount's sports information department. Sat, 10 Jan 2015 23:55:00 MST BYU looking to bounce back against LMU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619302/BYU-looking-to-bounce-back-against-LMU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619302/BYU-looking-to-bounce-back-against-LMU.html Just as BYU was cruising along with a three-game winning streak and phenomenal scoring production, it all came to a... Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:59:27 MST BYU freshman Jake Toolson perfect from 3-point line in 1st half vs. USF http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618910/BYU-freshman-Jake-Toolson-perfect-from-3-point-line-in-1st-half-vs-USF.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618910/BYU-freshman-Jake-Toolson-perfect-from-3-point-line-in-1st-half-vs-USF.html The 6-foot-5, 215-pounder from Gilbert, Arizona, drained back-to-back-to-back 3’s midway through the first half to... Sat, 03 Jan 2015 22:40:00 MST Women's basketball: Cougars fall to Gonzaga in first WCC game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618543/Womens-basketball-Cougars-fall-to-Gonzaga-in-first-WCC-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618543/Womens-basketball-Cougars-fall-to-Gonzaga-in-first-WCC-game.html BYU women’s basketball dropped its first game in the West Coast Conference, 62-78, to Gonzaga in Spokane. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 18:12:17 MST Injury-riddled BYU set to host WCC powerhouse No. 8 Gonzaga in conference opener http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618521/Injury-riddled-BYU-set-to-host-WCC-powerhouse-No-8-Gonzaga-in-conference-opener.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618521/Injury-riddled-BYU-set-to-host-WCC-powerhouse-No-8-Gonzaga-in-conference-opener.html There is no easing into the West Coast Conference basketball schedule for No. 8 Gonzaga and BYU. The Bulldogs and Cougars... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 18:10:00 MST BYU's Tyler Haws' recovery from an ankle sprain proving to be a delicate process http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618403/BYUs-Tyler-Haws-recovery-from-an-ankle-sprain-proving-to-be-a-delicate-process.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618403/BYUs-Tyler-Haws-recovery-from-an-ankle-sprain-proving-to-be-a-delicate-process.html BYU begins West Coast Conference play Saturday against Gonzaga and hopes to have its star player relatively healthy for it. Wed, 24 Dec 2014 09:38:10 MST Jennifer Hamson to lace it up for BYU one last time when Cougars face Penn State in NCAA title game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618139/Jennifer-Hamson-to-lace-it-up-for-BYU-one-last-time-when-Cougars-face-Penn-State-in-NCAA-title-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618139/Jennifer-Hamson-to-lace-it-up-for-BYU-one-last-time-when-Cougars-face-Penn-State-in-NCAA-title-game.html Addressing the media one day before Saturday’s NCAA championship match versus Penn State, Olmstead confidently... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:25:00 MST BYU's Kyle Collinsworth earns WCC Player of the Week honors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617277/BYUs-Kyle-Collinsworth-earns-WCC-Player-of-the-Week-honors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617277/BYUs-Kyle-Collinsworth-earns-WCC-Player-of-the-Week-honors.html Two days after recording BYU’s first triple-double since 1988, guard Kyle Collinsworth was named West Coast Conference... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 20:15:00 MST Cougar sports enjoy memorable 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617003/Cougar-sports-enjoy-memorable-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617003/Cougar-sports-enjoy-memorable-2014.html BYU sports fans enjoyed memorable moments in 2014 Fri, 05 Dec 2014 11:45:49 MST BYU cross-country: Flint, Nelson and Peloquin named all-academic http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617049/BYU-cross-country-Flint-Nelson-and-Peloquin-named-all-academic.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617049/BYU-cross-country-Flint-Nelson-and-Peloquin-named-all-academic.html Steve Flint, Jonathan Nelson and Conner Peloquin were named to the 2014 West Coast Conference All-Academic Team, as announced... Thu, 04 Dec 2014 18:25:07 MST BYU cross-country: Harrison and Jube named to WCC All-Academic Team http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617036/BYU-cross-country-Harrison-and-Jube-named-to-WCC-All-Academic-Team.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617036/BYU-cross-country-Harrison-and-Jube-named-to-WCC-All-Academic-Team.html Andrea Nelson Harrison and Carrie Jube were named to the 2014 West Coast Conference All-Academic Team in an announcement made... Thu, 04 Dec 2014 17:15:30 MST BYU volleyball: five Cougars receive Academic All-WCC accolades http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616910/BYU-volleyball-five-Cougars-receive-Academic-All-WCC-accolades.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616910/BYU-volleyball-five-Cougars-receive-Academic-All-WCC-accolades.html Five BYU women’s volleyball players were named to the Academic All-West Coast Conference teams, the league announced... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:58:04 MST BYU women's volleyball to take on Seton Hall in first round of the NCAA tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616721/BYU-womens-volleyball-to-take-on-Seton-Hall-in-first-round-of-the-NCAA-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616721/BYU-womens-volleyball-to-take-on-Seton-Hall-in-first-round-of-the-NCAA-tournament.html The Cougars received an automatic bid as West Coast Conference champions and learned Sunday night they'll travel to Tucson to... Sun, 30 Nov 2014 22:15:00 MST UVU basketball: Wolverines head to the Bay Area to play UC Davis and San Francisco http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616364/UVU-basketball-Wolverines-head-to-the-Bay-Area-to-play-UC-Davis-and-San-Francisco.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616364/UVU-basketball-Wolverines-head-to-the-Bay-Area-to-play-UC-Davis-and-San-Francisco.html The women's basketball team travels to the Bay Area to compete against UC Davis on Wednesday, Nov. 26 at 5:45 p.m. MT, and... Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:31:10 MST BYU volleyball: No. 12 BYU faces LMU on the road in regular-season finale http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616304/BYU-volleyball-No-12-BYU-faces-LMU-on-the-road-in-regular-season-finale.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616304/BYU-volleyball-No-12-BYU-faces-LMU-on-the-road-in-regular-season-finale.html No. 12 BYU women’s volleyball stays on the road this week for its final regular-season matchup against Loyola Marymount. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:37:01 MST BYU volleyball: Gray and No. 12 BYU clinch outright WCC title in sweep of Portland http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616094/BYU-volleyball-Gray-and-No-12-BYU-clinch-outright-WCC-title-in-sweep-of-Portland.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616094/BYU-volleyball-Gray-and-No-12-BYU-clinch-outright-WCC-title-in-sweep-of-Portland.html Alexa Gray's 14 kills led No. 12 BYU women's volleyball over Portland in a three-set (25-14, 25-19, 25-21) sweep Thursday... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:38:10 MST BYU volleyball: No. 12 BYU hits the road to take on Portland and Gonzaga http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615758/BYU-volleyball-No-12-BYU-hits-the-road-to-take-on-Portland-and-Gonzaga.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615758/BYU-volleyball-No-12-BYU-hits-the-road-to-take-on-Portland-and-Gonzaga.html No. 12 BYU women’s volleyball hits the road again this week to take on Portland and Gonzaga. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:52:56 MST BYU volleyball: Boswell takes WCC Player of the Week honors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615787/BYU-volleyball-Boswell-takes-WCC-Player-of-the-Week-honors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615787/BYU-volleyball-Boswell-takes-WCC-Player-of-the-Week-honors.html Sophomore middle blocker Amy Boswell was named West Coast Conference Player of the Week, the league announced Monday, after... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:11:13 MST BYU volleyball: Boswell's record-setting night helps BYU claim WCC title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615639/BYU-volleyball-Boswells-record-setting-night-helps-BYU-claim-WCC-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615639/BYU-volleyball-Boswells-record-setting-night-helps-BYU-claim-WCC-title.html Sophomore Amy Boswell’s blocks stole the show on senior night, helping pace No. 13 BYU women's volleyball to a four-set... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 23:01:38 MST BYU volleyball: No. 12 Cougars return home against LMU and Pepperdine http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613541/BYU-volleyball-No-12-Cougars-return-home-against-LMU-and-Pepperdine.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613541/BYU-volleyball-No-12-Cougars-return-home-against-LMU-and-Pepperdine.html No. 12 BYU women’s volleyball returns home this week for a pair of matches against Loyola Marymount and Pepperdine. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:28:40 MDT BYU cross-country: Harrison leads Cougars to 26th place at Wisconsin Invitational http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613417/BYU-cross-country-Harrison-leads-Cougars-to-26th-place-at-Wisconsin-Invitational.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613417/BYU-cross-country-Harrison-leads-Cougars-to-26th-place-at-Wisconsin-Invitational.html Andrea Nelson Harrison finished first among Cougar runners for the third time this season leading BYU women’s... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:04:31 MDT BYU cross-country: No. 12 Cougars face test at Wisconsin Adidas Invitational http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613150/BYU-cross-country-No-12-Cougars-face-test-at-Wisconsin-Adidas-Invitational.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613150/BYU-cross-country-No-12-Cougars-face-test-at-Wisconsin-Adidas-Invitational.html No. 12 BYU men’s cross-country heads to the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational on Friday in Madison to take on some of the... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:32:36 MDT BYU golf: Cougars shoot season best in ninth-place finish http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613116/BYU-golf-Cougars-shoot-season-best-in-ninth-place-finish.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613116/BYU-golf-Cougars-shoot-season-best-in-ninth-place-finish.html Junior Tommy Higham shot his lowest career total to lead BYU men’s golf to a ninth-place finish at the Alister... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:43:11 MDT BYU golf: Parkinson sits in 12th, team seventh at MacKenzie Invitational http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613073/BYU-golf-Parkinson-sits-in-12th-team-seventh-at-MacKenzie-Invitational.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613073/BYU-golf-Parkinson-sits-in-12th-team-seventh-at-MacKenzie-Invitational.html Junior Joe Parkinson led BYU men’s golf to seventh place after the first two rounds at the Alister MacKenzie... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 22:39:12 MDT BYU volleyball: No. 9 BYU looks to continue win streak at San Diego http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613025/BYU-volleyball-No-9-BYU-looks-to-continue-win-streak-at-San-Diego.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613025/BYU-volleyball-No-9-BYU-looks-to-continue-win-streak-at-San-Diego.html No. 9 BYU women’s volleyball continues conference play on the road this week when it takes on San Diego on Friday. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:49:52 MDT BYU volleyball: Gray collects WCC Player of the Week honors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613028/BYU-volleyball-Gray-collects-WCC-Player-of-the-Week-honors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613028/BYU-volleyball-Gray-collects-WCC-Player-of-the-Week-honors.html Junior Alexa Gray was named West Coast Conference Player of the Week, the league announced Monday, after leading No. 9 BYU... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:48:32 MDT BYU golf: Cougars participate in MacKenzie Invitational next week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612860/BYU-golf-Cougars-participate-in-MacKenzie-Invitational-next-week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612860/BYU-golf-Cougars-participate-in-MacKenzie-Invitational-next-week.html BYU men’s golf is back in action next week at the MacKenzie Invitational on Oct. 13-14, in Fairfax, California. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:57:25 MDT BYU volleyball: No. 10 BYU looks to continue win streak on the road http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612536/BYU-volleyball-No-10-BYU-looks-to-continue-win-streak-on-the-road.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612536/BYU-volleyball-No-10-BYU-looks-to-continue-win-streak-on-the-road.html No. 10 BYU women’s volleyball looks to continue its nine-match win streak on the road this week against Pacific and... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:34:56 MDT BYU soccer: Hatch's goal gives BYU women's soccer first league win http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612395/BYU-soccer-Hatchs-goal-gives-BYU-womens-soccer-first-league-win.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612395/BYU-soccer-Hatchs-goal-gives-BYU-womens-soccer-first-league-win.html Sophomore forward Ashley Hatch continued her hot streak as she scored the game-winner in a 3-2 BYU victory over San Diego on... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 00:11:37 MDT BYU volleyball: No. 10 Cougars compete in three matches this week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611992/BYU-volleyball-No-10-Cougars-compete-in-three-matches-this-week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611992/BYU-volleyball-No-10-Cougars-compete-in-three-matches-this-week.html No. 10 BYU women’s volleyball travels to Pepperdine before finishing off the week with a pair of matches at home... Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:37:29 MDT BYU volleyball: BYU sweeps Gonzaga in first WCC game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611773/BYU-volleyball-BYU-sweeps-Gonzaga-in-first-WCC-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611773/BYU-volleyball-BYU-sweeps-Gonzaga-in-first-WCC-game.html No. 11 BYU women’s volleyball had 16 team blocks in a 3-0 sweep of Gonzaga (25-22, 25-17, 25-13) on Thursday night at... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 21:44:24 MDT BYU volleyball: No. 11 Cougars begin conference play at home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611495/BYU-volleyball-No-11-Cougars-begin-conference-play-at-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611495/BYU-volleyball-No-11-Cougars-begin-conference-play-at-home.html No. 11 BYU women’s volleyball stays at the Smith Fieldhouse this week to begin West Coast Conference play against... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:32:07 MDT BYU golf: Cougars travel to Washington http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611245/BYU-golf-Cougars-travel-to-Washington.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611245/BYU-golf-Cougars-travel-to-Washington.html The BYU men's and women's golf teams travel to Washington next week to participate in the Cougar Cup and the Husky Invitational. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:50:20 MDT BYU tennis: Cougars open season at BYU Invitational http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611098/BYU-tennis-Cougars-open-season-at-BYU-Invitational.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611098/BYU-tennis-Cougars-open-season-at-BYU-Invitational.html BYU women's tennis plays its first tournament of the fall season at home as host of the BYU Invitational. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:16:42 MDT BYU golf: Cougars place 12th, Garner in the top 20 at Dick McGuire Invitational http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611078/BYU-golf-Cougars-place-12th-Garner-in-the-top-20-at-Dick-McGuire-Invitational.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611078/BYU-golf-Cougars-place-12th-Garner-in-the-top-20-at-Dick-McGuire-Invitational.html The BYU women's golf team finished in 12th place at the Dick McGuire Invitational on Tuesday. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:35:52 MDT Utah, BYU soccer teams meet Friday afternoon at Ute Field http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610230/Utah-BYU-soccer-teams-meet-Friday-afternoon-at-Ute-Field.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610230/Utah-BYU-soccer-teams-meet-Friday-afternoon-at-Ute-Field.html Although BYU has won five of the last six meetings, Utah may be the favored team when the two rivals meet at Ute Field Friday... Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:05:00 MDT BYU women's tennis releases 2014-2015 schedule http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609791/BYU-womens-tennis-releases-2014-2015-schedule.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609791/BYU-womens-tennis-releases-2014-2015-schedule.html BYU women's tennis released their 2014-2015 schedule featuring five fall tournaments and regular season play beginning in... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:30:16 MDT BYU volleyball: women’s team picked first in WCC preseason coaches’ poll http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609526/BYU-volleyball-women7s-team-picked-first-in-WCC-preseason-coaches7-poll.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609526/BYU-volleyball-women7s-team-picked-first-in-WCC-preseason-coaches7-poll.html The West Coast Conference coaches picked BYU women’s volleyball to finish first in league play and named junior outside... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:47:13 MDT BYU men's cross country schedule to include meets in Utah, Midwest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607534/BYU-mens-cross-country-schedule-to-include-meets-in-Utah-Midwest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607534/BYU-mens-cross-country-schedule-to-include-meets-in-Utah-Midwest.html The BYU men’s cross country team released its 2014 schedule, which will include two meets in Utah and two meets in the... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:15:04 MDT BYU Athletics: 83 student-athletes garner WCC Comissioner's Honor Roll citations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607368/BYU-Athletics-83-student-athletes-garner-WCC-Comissioners-Honor-Roll-citations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607368/BYU-Athletics-83-student-athletes-garner-WCC-Comissioners-Honor-Roll-citations.html Eighty-three BYU student-athletes were named to the WCC Commisioner's Honor Roll. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:18:51 MDT Four Cougars named ITA Scholar-Athletes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606865/Four-Cougars-named-ITA-Scholar-Athletes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606865/Four-Cougars-named-ITA-Scholar-Athletes.html Four BYU men's tennis players were named ITA Scholar-Athletes on Thursday, acknowledging success on the court and in the... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:44:03 MDT BYU men's basketball releases 2014-15 nonconference schedule http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604901/BYU-mens-basketball-releases-2014-15-nonconference-schedule.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604901/BYU-mens-basketball-releases-2014-15-nonconference-schedule.html Among the schedule highlights is three games in the Maui Invitational, home contests against Stanford and UMass and three... Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:20:00 MDT Two Cougars get WCC Baseball All-Academic honors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604669/Two-Cougars-get-WCC-Baseball-All-Academic-honors.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604669/Two-Cougars-get-WCC-Baseball-All-Academic-honors.html Junior Dillon Robinson and senior Bret Lopez of BYU’s baseball team received academic honors Friday from the West Coast... Fri, 06 Jun 2014 15:42:18 MDT BYU AD Tom Holmoe joins NCAA Division I men's basketball selection committee http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604469/BYU-AD-Tom-Holmoe-joins-NCAA-Division-I-mens-basketball-selection-committee.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604469/BYU-AD-Tom-Holmoe-joins-NCAA-Division-I-mens-basketball-selection-committee.html The school announced Wednesday that BYU's athletic director was named to the NCAA Division I men's basketball selection... Wed, 04 Jun 2014 11:30:00 MDT Guest commentary: Farewell Matt Carlino, thanks for the memories http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602601/Guest-commentary-Farewell-Matt-Carlino-thanks-for-the-memories.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602601/Guest-commentary-Farewell-Matt-Carlino-thanks-for-the-memories.html Matt Carlino was well known in our Driggs family. Matt's dad, Mark, was a star basketball player for Arizona State... Wed, 07 May 2014 13:50:00 MDT