Tanner Chauncey finished 3 for 5 with two doubles and three runs scored, and BYU scored four runs each in the first and ninth innings to take an 11-6 win over the Utes in the first of a three-game series Tuesday at Smith’s Ballpark.
TJ DeFalco posted a match-high 13 kills, and Kyle Ensing added 10 more in an other-worldly hitting night to help No. 1 Long Beach State exact revenge on No. 3 BYU with a 25-21, 25-22, 25-21 sweep Saturday night in front of 5,783 fans.
Jake Langlois had a team-high 20 kills and 10 digs, including the match-winner, and freshman Wil Stanley dished out a career-high 36 assists with five digs to lead the Cougars to a 20-25, 26-24, 25-20, 21-25, 17-15 upset of the No. 1 49ers.
Squally Canada knows his time to shine is now. The junior-to-be running back has been working during BYU spring camp trying to step into the role vacated by graduated senior Jamaal Williams, the Cougars’ all-time rushing leader.
Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted
Mar 22nd - 10:44am
A change in the coaching staff has made a huge difference in the enthusiasm for BYU football. Last week's practice in St. George is the latest evidence of the increasing amount of fans who are rallying around coach Kalani Sitake and his assistants.
Makenzi Pulsipher had 23 points and three assists for BYU in her final game with the Cougars, a 72-64 loss to Washington State in the opening round of the Women's NIT Thursday night at the Marriott Center.
Drew Charles scored a career-high 26 points for UT Arlington, and Kaelon Wilson and Kevin Hervey added 20 points apiece to lead the Mavericks to a 105-89 win over BYU in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament Wednesday night.
After an emotional loss to Saint Mary's in the semifinals of the West Coast Conference tournament, the BYU women's basketball team hopes to rebound against Washington State in Thursday's WNIT at 7 p.m. MDT.