Ben Patch had a match-high 16 kills with two aces, including setting up match point, and Jake Langlois added 13 kills as No. 4 BYU swept the Eagles, 25-23, 25-17, 26-24 Friday night in the Smith Fieldhouse.
Utah Valley women's soccer coach Brent Anderson stepped down to assume a new role as assistant coach with BYU women's soccer, both schools announced Friday. Anderson replaces Chris Watkins, who left this winter to take the head job at Gonzaga.
A year after a 15-15 season and the firing of former coach Rex Walters, the Dons are off to an 11-6 start that's included a pair of wins over Utah and Illinois State in the Diamond Head Classic in Hawaii.
Next up: a trip to Provo.
Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Jan 11th - 10:16am
In his 12th year as the BYU basketball coach, Dave Rose has run a consistent program capable of producing good records every season. But his lack of big-time success in the WCC has begun to draw criticism. Some think the program has hit a plateau.
Jim McMahon playfully tagged Vai Sikahema in the back. ESPN analyst Trevor Matich was a hit with the local media in attendance. Robbie Bosco and Gary Sheide stopped to talk about football.
Coach would've loved it.
LDS leaders like President Henry B. Eyring and Elder Dallin H. Oaks joined NFL head coach Andy Reid, who took time from his Kansas City Chiefs playoff run, and other football notables like Jim McMahon and Bronco Mendenhall to pay their respects.
Cassie Broadhead scored a game-high 20 points with six assists, and Makenzi Pulsipher added 19 points to help BYU pull away for a 76-59 win over Loyola-Marymount in the first home game of West Coast Conference play Saturday at the Marriott Center.