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Timpview harrier wins Gatorade national award, a back-to-back honor for Utah runners

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 4:00pm

For the second consecutive year, a Utah County high school produced the Gatorade national cross-country runner of the year — this time in Timpview senior Aidan Troutner.

Pineiro, San Diego pull away from BYU in foul-filled contest

KSL Sports  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 4:33pm

Isaiah Pineiro scored a game-high 20 points with seven rebounds to help the Toreros hand BYU its sixth loss in West Coast Conference play, 73-62 Saturday afternoon at the Jenny Craig Pavilion.

Cold-shooting BYU women fall at home to San Diego

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 3:15pm

Aubrey Ward-El had a game-high 16 points with two assists to lead San Diego, and BYU shot just 33 percent from the field en route to a 66-60 home loss after a noon tip at the Marriott Center.

Bryant helps BYU to first road win over Pepperdine since 2012

KSL Sports  |  Posted   Feb 15th - 10:29pm

Elijah Bryant scored a game-high 25 points, including every BYU free throw in overtime, to help the Cougars to a 75-70 win Thursday night at Pepperdine in West Coast Conference play.

BYU women overpower Pepperdine in reserve-heavy rout

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 15th - 8:52pm

Fighting to hold on to second place in the West Coast Conference, Cassie Broadhead Devashrayee poured in 19 points with four rebounds to lead four players in double figures and BYU cruised by visiting Pepperdine 78-43 Thursday night.

Examining each in-state Division I basketball team’s NCAA Tournament resume

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 15th - 10:15am

With two-three weeks left in the regular season for each Division I college basketball team in Utah, it’s the stretch run for the Cougars, Utes, Aggies, Wolverines, Wildcats and Thunderbirds.

Struggling Pepperdine a proven problem for BYU hoops

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 13th - 8:20pm

Whether it be a hex, a clash of styles or a little bit of both, the Cougars (20-7, 9-5 WCC) just don’t get regular road results at Pepperdine. Thursday's job got tougher with the coaching change of Pepperdine coach Marty Wilson.

Haws, Bryant help BYU rally late for 75-73 overtime win over San Francisco

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 10th - 6:21pm

TJ Haws netted a game-high 26 points and seven assists, including the game-winning free throws in the final seconds of overtime, to help BYU hold off San Francisco 75-73 Saturday afternoon in the Marriott Center.

BYU reserves recover from demoralizing 2 weeks ahead of San Francisco matinee

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 10th - 7:41am

Yeah, you can say the reserves took Thursday night’s game against Santa Clara personally.

Balanced Cougars pull away from Santa Clara to snap 2-game skid

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 8th - 11:58pm

Yoeli Childs had 20 points, 10 rebounds and five assists to lead four Cougars in double figures as BYU snapped a two-game losing skid with an 80-58 home win late Thursday night over Santa Clara.

Kyle Collinsworth signs 3-year deal with Dallas

Andy Larsen,  |  Posted   Feb 8th - 2:52pm

Former BYU swingman Kyle Collinsworth has signed a three-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks after Thursday's trade deadline kept Dallas' roster spot open. The deal is guaranteed for the remainder of the season.

Bryant healthy as Cougars seek to get back on track against Santa Clara

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 8th - 10:15am

The BYU men’s basketball team needs a bounce-back week as bad as just about any team in the country right now. And so does team leader Elijah Bryant.

WR Gunner Romney highlights BYU's 22-player recruiting class in 2018

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 7th - 3:43pm

With 14 players signed during the NCAA’s inaugural early signing period, the Cougars’ incoming class numbers 22 players, as announced by the program Wednesday afternoon. One potential star could be Arizona four-star wide receiver Gunner Romney

Patrick Kinahan: Coaching is quickest way to turn around BYU football

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted   Feb 7th - 11:33am

BYU football is hoping for a quick turn around coming off an horrendous season. The fastest way to get there is through improved coaching, which is why Kalani Sitake has overhauled the offensive staff and brought in more experienced assistants.

BYU football completes staff with RB coach AJ Steward as 10th assistant

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 6th - 5:06pm

Former Rice running backs coach AJ Steward will join new coordinator Jeff Grimes’ inaugural staff in Provo, BYU announced Tuesday, bringing to a close a long search that cycled through multiple candidates.

With signing day Wednesday, here's a look at some of the potential signees

Kenyon Finch,  |  Posted   Feb 6th - 10:27am

As National Signing Day approaches, we take a look at some of the top expected BYU, Utah and Utah State signees.

Locals in the Super Bowl: Utes' Rowe, Cougars' Van Noy come up short with Patriots

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 5th - 7:44am

Kyle Van Noy finished with five tackles — four of them unassisted — as well as a tackle for loss and a quarterback hurry, and Eric Rowe had four tackles and two pass deflections to help lead the Patriots’ defense.

BYU notes: Worthington makes most of start at Gonzaga

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 4th - 2:47pm

Luke Worthington’s 16 points were a career-high, and the first double-digit scoring night since a 95-88 win over Niagara in the fourth game of the season.

No. 14 Gonzaga snaps three-year home losing streak to BYU

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 3rd - 10:27pm

Johnathan Williams had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Rui Hachimura added 15 points to help No. 14 Gonzaga survive upstart BYU, 68-60 Saturday night, snapping a three-game losing streak to the Cougars in the McCarthy Athletic Center.

Longtime BYU football assistant Roger French dies in Minnesota

Sean Walker,  |  Posted   Feb 3rd - 8:38pm

Former BYU offensive coordinator Roger French, who spent just over half of his 40-year coaching career in Provo, died Saturday morning from causes related to age, his daughter confirmed Saturday night with the Deseret News.