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Great Clips of the Week: Jimmer Fredette drains 92 3-pointers for charity

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 19th - 11:02am

A former BYU college star was doing what he does best over the weekend, as well as a ridiculous throw by Manny Machado on Father’s Day weekend — part of our Great Clips of the Week.

BYU men's soccer takes consecutive losses with 2-1 defeat to FC Boulder

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 17th - 9:04am

FC Boulder scored a goal in each half to take a 2-1 win over the BYU men's soccer team for the Cougars' second-consecutive loss in Premier Development League play Friday at South Field.

Local baseball players fill out final day of 2017 MLB draft

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 14th - 9:31pm

The final day of the Major League Baseball first-year player draft wrapped up Wednesday with a handful of locals taken off the board.

BYU's Collinsworth finishes 4th in NCAA 800M final, Utah's Murphy 5th in steeplechase

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 10th - 11:10pm

The former Davis High star ran the 800-meter final in 2 minutes, 02.30 seconds, — just .12 of a second off a career-best — to finish fourth on the final day of the NCAA track and field championships at Hayward Field at the University of Oregon

Pair of BYU harriers finish 10th at NCAA track championships

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 9th - 9:39pm

BYU's Jacob Heslington and Clayton Young finished 10th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and 5,000-meter run, respectively, Friday at the NCAA track and field championships in Eugene, Oregon.

Utah's Murphy, BYU's Collinsworth qualify for NCAA track finals

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 8th - 8:42pm

Utah distance runner Grayson Murphy qualified for the finals in the 3,000-meter steeplechase Thursday at the NCAA track and field championships in Eugene, Oregon, as did BYU 800-meter star Shea Martinez-Collinsworth.

BYU men's soccer confident in hot start to 2017 season

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 8th - 10:15am

The vibe is completely different for the Cougars in 2017 after a 4-6-4 record in 2016 and just one win in 2015, as the BYU men's soccer team clinched a 3-0-1 start in PDL play with Saturday's home-opening win at Haws Field in Provo.

Several local athletes head to NCAA Track and Field Championships

Lindsey Peterson  |  Posted   Jun 8th - 9:56am

Athletes from around the state are headed to Eugene, Oregon, this weekend to compete in the NCAA Track and Field Championships.

BYU's Linkletter finishes 2nd in NCAA 10K, best Cougar finish since 1985

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 7th - 10:32pm

The Canadian sophomore who prepped at Herriman High School finished second in the 10,000-meter run with a time of 29 minutes, 2.96 seconds Wednesday at the University of Oregon.

Patrick Kinahan: Can BYU overcome LDS mission obstacle?

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted   Jun 7th - 10:58am

With several of its players serving LDS missions, the BYU basketball team often has a problem maintaining continuity. The number of players coming and going for two years prevents the Cougars from keeping individual recruiting classes together.

BYU baseball ends season with loss to Stanford in NCAA regional Staff  |  Posted   Jun 3rd - 8:36pm

Quinn Brodey went 3 for 5 with a home run and two runs scored, and Daniel Bakst was 3 for 5 with three RBIs to help the No. 8-ranked Cardinal avoid elimination with a 9-1 win over BYU in the Stanford regional.

Woods Cross shooting guard gets 2nd chance at BYU hoops after release from Cal

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 3rd - 6:04pm

After Cuonzo Martin left Cal for Missouri, Woods Cross shooting guard Trevin Knell's recruitment was thrown in limbo — until BYU coach Dave Rose offered a lifeline to the latest Cougar commit.

Flat tire can't stop BYU baseball from fending off elimination in NCAA regional

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 2nd - 7:28pm

Tanner Chauncey went 3-for-5 with 3 RBI and a run scored, and Hayden Rogers pitched a three-hitter with eight strikeouts and just one earned run to lead BYU to a 6-1 win over Sacramento State in an elimination game in the Stanford Regional.

Ravens TE Pitta injures hip again; status for 2017 uncertain

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 2nd - 2:21pm

Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta has reinjured the same troublesome right hip that already has been surgically repaired twice.

BYU baseball crushed by Titans in NCAA opener

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 1st - 6:08pm

No. 14 Cal State Fullerton pounded out a season-high 22 hits to roll to a 13-2 win over BYU in the Stanford regional opener Thursday afternoon.

BYU baseball's long road back clears major hurdle with NCAA regional bid

Sean Walker  |  Posted   Jun 1st - 10:30am

Jordan Wood was just 7 years old the last time BYU baseball was in an NCAA regional. Now the sophomore pitcher will be throwing in one, beginning Thursday at 2 p.m. MDT in Stanford, California.

Patrick Kinahan: Littlewood taking BYU baseball to high places

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted   May 31st - 11:16am

The BYU baseball program has made major strides under coach Mike Littlewood, who has guided the Cougars into this season's NCAA Tournament. With a new field, complete with a heating system underneath it, the program is expected to grow.

BYU baseball’s Larsen named MVP of WCC tournament

Lindsey Peterson  |  Posted   May 30th - 3:35pm

BYU baseball’s Bronson Larsen was named the Most Valuable Player of the West Coast Conference tournament this past weekend. The BYU catcher carried his team to its first conference championship since 2002.

BYU baseball heads to NCAA's Stanford regional, will face Cal State Fullerton

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 29th - 5:31pm

BYU (37-19) will play Cal State Fullerton at 2 p.m. MDT Thursday in the Stanford regional in the Cougars’ first stop on the road to the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska.

BYU baseball takes 2 from Gonzaga for first NCAA tourney berth in 15 years

Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:00pm

After 15 years, the drought is over for BYU baseball. Next stop: the NCAA tournament.