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Lauren Gustin has made her decision about BYU women's basketball

Lauren Gustin has made her decision about BYU women's basketball

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 28 - 5:19 p.m.

The 6-foot-1 power forward from Salem Hills High announced Friday night that she will use her final year of eligibility to return to BYU and "finish what I started."
Amber Whiting's pitch to keep portal-bound Lauren Gustin with BYU women's basketball

Amber Whiting's pitch to keep portal-bound Lauren Gustin with BYU women's basketball

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 25 - 2:02 p.m.

Gustin entered her name into the NCAA transfer portal over the weekend as a graduate transfer, but does that mean her days in Provo are done? Head coach Amber Whiting hopes not.
BYU receives commitment from 4-star Idaho forward Isaac Davis

BYU receives commitment from 4-star Idaho forward Isaac Davis

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 6:23 p.m.

The Cougars' recruiting class of 2024 is off and running with the addition of the 6-foot-6 power forward from Hillcrest High in Ammon, Idaho.
Charlotte's Aly Khalifa commits to BYU, and 5 other transfers Cougars have targeted

Charlotte's Aly Khalifa commits to BYU, and 5 other transfers Cougars have targeted

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 17 - 8:10 a.m.

The 6-foot-11, 230-pound center announced his commitment to transfer to BYU on Sunday, a key target for Mark Pope and his coaching staff in preparing for the Big 12.
What's next for BYU women's basketball in Year 2 under Amber Whiting?

What's next for BYU women's basketball in Year 2 under Amber Whiting?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 23 - 8:27 a.m.

After BYU resumes summer workouts and skill development training in June, what will the Cougars have awaiting them as they ready to steer into their first season in the Big 12?
'What we're building here': BYU women end season with WNIT loss to Owls

'What we're building here': BYU women end season with WNIT loss to Owls

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 17 - 10:31 p.m.

Lauren Gustin led BYU with 20 points and 19 rebounds in the Cougars' 17th loss of the year — the most since 1997.
Can Mark Pope, BYU basketball rebound after (another) disappointing season?

Can Mark Pope, BYU basketball rebound after (another) disappointing season?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 17 - 11:31 a.m.

The fourth-year BYU head coach and the Cougars fell short of that goal for the second consecutive season with a loss to Saint Mary's in the WCC Tournament.
Postseason bound: Utah Valley men, BYU women earn NIT bid; SUU to CBI

Postseason bound: Utah Valley men, BYU women earn NIT bid; SUU to CBI

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 13 - 12:51 p.m.

The Wolverines (25-8) earned an automatic bid to the 32-team tournament with their third regular-season championship since joining the WAC.
What's next for BYU basketball, both in 2022-23 and beyond?

What's next for BYU basketball, both in 2022-23 and beyond?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 7 - 6:29 p.m.

There's no denying that the Zags have run the conference since BYU joined in 2011. But has the Cougars' time in the West Coast Conference been a success?
BYU exited from WCC by No. 16 Saint Mary's as another comeback bid falls short

BYU exited from WCC by No. 16 Saint Mary's as another comeback bid falls short

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 6 - 10:28 p.m.

Spencer Johnson had 13 points and three rebounds and Richie Saunders added 11 points off the bench for BYU (19-15), which trailed by as much as 26 in the second half.
Gonzaga ends BYU women's run in WCC Tournament semifinals

Gonzaga ends BYU women's run in WCC Tournament semifinals

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 6 - 4:50 p.m.

Ejim had a stat-stuffing 21 points, 11 rebounds, five assists, three steals and two blocked shots and No. 16 Gonzaga cruised to a 79-64 win over the fifth-seeded Cougars at Orleans Arena.
Rudi Williams' 23 guides BYU to WCC quarterfinal win over LMU

Rudi Williams' 23 guides BYU to WCC quarterfinal win over LMU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 5 - 12:28 a.m.

Rudi Williams totaled 23 points to help fifth-seeded BYU advance to Monday's West Coast Conference Tournament semifinals.
'Everybody stepped up': BYU women outlast turnovers, fouls for WCC quarterfinal win

'Everybody stepped up': BYU women outlast turnovers, fouls for WCC quarterfinal win

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 4 - 5:24 p.m.

Ari Mackey-Williams had 14 points to help fifth-seeded BYU oust fourth-seeded San Francisco to advance to Monday's semifinals at Orleans Arena.
Richie Saunders really likes Vegas, which is good for BYU basketball

Richie Saunders really likes Vegas, which is good for BYU basketball

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 4 - 11:36 a.m.

The 6-foot-5 freshman had a career-high 18 points with three 3-pointers and seven rebounds to keep BYU's season alive with a win over Portland in Sin City.
Robinson sparks BYU basketball past Portland in WCC tourney opener

Robinson sparks BYU basketball past Portland in WCC tourney opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 3 - 11:03 p.m.

Robinson had 14 second-half points, four assists and three rebounds to lift BYU to an 82-71 win over Portland in the WCC Tournament.
Feelin' it: Falatea pushes BYU women past Pepperdine in WCC tourney opener

Feelin' it: Falatea pushes BYU women past Pepperdine in WCC tourney opener

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 3 - 4:35 p.m.

The sophomore from East High totaled 23 points, seven assists and four rebounds to help BYU to a 74-59 win over Pepperdine.
5th-seeded Cougars take 'chippy,' 'salty' attitude into final WCC Tournament

5th-seeded Cougars take 'chippy,' 'salty' attitude into final WCC Tournament

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 2 - 7:46 p.m.

The fifth-seed Cougars will be the home team against the winner of Portland and San Diego at 7 p.m. MST in the opening game of their final WCC Tournament.
BYU's Gustin leaving WCC as Defensive POY; Traore named to 2nd team

BYU's Gustin leaving WCC as Defensive POY; Traore named to 2nd team

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted March 1 - 2:16 p.m.

BYU basketball isn't leaving the West Coast Conference on top of the league, but Lauren Gustin sure is.
Lauren Gustin shatters BYU rebounding record in Cougars' regular-season finale

Lauren Gustin shatters BYU rebounding record in Cougars' regular-season finale

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 27 - 7:09 p.m.

Lauren Gustin secured her 25th double-double with 15 points and a career high-tying 24 rebounds in the Cougars' 61-49 loss to Portland.
'It meant a lot to me': BYU seniors snap 4-game skid to set up WCC tourney

'It meant a lot to me': BYU seniors snap 4-game skid to set up WCC tourney

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 26 - 12:06 a.m.

Williams totaled 21 points and seven assists and George added 12 points and six rebounds as BYU built up a big lead and held off San Francisco 87-61.
BYU senior transfers left mark on basketball program in transition

BYU senior transfers left mark on basketball program in transition

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 23 - 11:09 a.m.

George will be one of two seniors honored during a Senior Night ceremony Saturday, though neither started their career at BYU, including Coastal Carolina transfer Rudi Williams.
No. 17 Saint Mary's holds off BYU in final trip to Moraga

No. 17 Saint Mary's holds off BYU in final trip to Moraga

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 18 - 10:25 p.m.

Fousseyni Traore led BYU with 16 points and six rebounds, and Spencer Johnson added 12 points and seven boards — all of his scoring in the first half.
Never in doubt: Santa Clara blows past listless BYU for 20th win

Never in doubt: Santa Clara blows past listless BYU for 20th win

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 16 - 11:07 p.m.

Fousseyni Traore had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Rudi Williams added 20 points, four rebounds, two assists and three steals off the bench for BYU.
From 1 to 5: Tredyn Christensen's unique growth a boon to BYU basketball

From 1 to 5: Tredyn Christensen's unique growth a boon to BYU basketball

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 16 - 9:40 a.m.

Adversity often opens the door for opportunity, and Christensen is taking advantage of valuable minutes in BYU's post behind Fousseyni Traore and Atiki Ally Atiki.
No. 16 Gonzaga holds off BYU in another classic, but Cougars don't want moral victories

No. 16 Gonzaga holds off BYU in another classic, but Cougars don't want moral victories

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 11 - 11:17 p.m.

Even with a stunning loss at Pepperdine preceding it, BYU's final trip to the McCarthy Athletic Center in Spokane gave No. 16 Gonzaga everything it could handle.