Former BYU quarterback John Beck plans to retire from professional football, the ex-Cougar signal caller told BYU Radio on Thursday morning. Beck is currently under contract with the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League.
Former BYU defensive lineman Ezekial "Ziggy" Ansah earned a bachelor's degree in actuarial science from BYU, but he showed off his marketing skills in a recent television ad for a national pizza chain.
Tuesday was the first look at the 2015-16 BYU men's basketball team. Head coach Dave Rose has only five players returning from last year's team. BYU will also try to replace Tyler Haws, the school's all-time leading scorer.
Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Sep 30th - 10:22am
As an independent BYU will have a hard time maintaining national attention unless it goes undefeated. Even though the losses will come because of it, BYU has no other choice but to schedule the first month of the season as difficult as possible.
A mix of athletic, highly touted newcomers like former Lone Peak scoring sensation Nick Emery and veterans Kyle Collinsworth and Chase Fischer have the BYU men's basketball team excited for another season in the WCC.
From the way Michigan physically handled BYU in the Big House during a 31-0 loss last Saturday, it would be natural to assume the Cougars' next opponent — Connecticut — would try to do the same thing. Wide receiver Colby Pearson thinks so.
In a wild week 4 of college football, Utah stole the show and is gaining national recognition after demolishing the University of Oregon 62-20, while BYU is looking to regroup after a crushing 31-0 loss to Michigan.
In the final moments of BYU's humiliating 31-0 loss at Michigan on Saturday afternoon in the Big House, BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall had pulled off several key players with potential injury concerns as the battered Cougars limped to the finish line.