For the first time in the history of the state of Utah, we had a nationally televised game originating from the Beehive State. We also had plenty of college football signings, and a McDonald's All-American.
Brenden Sander laid down six of his 15 kills in the third set as the third-ranked BYU men's volleyball team finished off consecutive sweeps of No. 10 Santa Barbara, 25-17, 25-23, 25-14, Saturday night in the Smith Fieldhouse.
T.J. Wallace scored 15 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with just over three minutes remaining, to lift Pacific to the upset win at BYU, 77-72, snapping the Cougars' 17-game in-conference winning streak Saturday afternoon in Provo.
After 31 years, Bountiful head football coach Larry Wall is stepping down from his position, becoming the third high-profile high school coach from northern Utah to hang up the whistle in the past two weeks.
Ben Patch had a match-high 16 kills and nine digs, and Jake Langlois added 13 kills — including the match-winner — to give No. 3 BYU a 25-20, 25-16, 26-24 sweep of the No. 10 Gauchos for its third-straight sweep of the season.
BYU's come-from-behind upset win over No. 25 Saint Mary's Thursday received notice as Kyle Collinsworth soared through the air for a pair of dunks in transition midway through the second half. But the rally really started on the defensive end.