BYU offensive line coach Ryan Pugh will become the next offensive coordinator at Troy, guiding his own offense for the first time under new head coach Chip Lindsey, the Trojans announced Monday afternoon.
Former Cougar offensive lineman Andy Reid, now the head coach in Kansas City, led the Chiefs to a 31-13 win that helped the Chiefs to their first win over the Indianapolis Colts in five tries in an AFC division game.
After the Cougars’ 79-56 home win over Portland in front of a home crowd Thursday night, there’s a little more of a spark around a program that recently went through its worst nonconference stretch since joining the West Coast Conference in 2011.
Yoeli Childs poured in 28 points, 12 rebounds and three assists, and McKay Cannon added 11 points and four assists to help BYU pull away from visiting Portland, 79-56 in the first men’s basketball game in the Marriott Center in 29 days.
Hardnett, the embattled Cougar point guard who lost a starting role last week and appeared visibly frustrated during BYU’s 88-66 loss at Saint Mary’s over the weekend, returned to practice Wednesday in preparation for the Cougars’ Thursd
Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Jan 9th - 11:33am
BYU is in the midst of a disappointing basketball season, needing a strong conference season to at least get into the NIT. Several issues are plaguing the Cougars, chief among being the lack of perimeter shooting. BYU is not good at 3-point shooting.
Jordan Ford had 23 points, four assists and two steals, and Malik Fitts added 18 points, nine rebounds and four steals as Saint Mary’s picked up their first conference win of the year, 88-66 over BYU Saturday night at McKeon Pavilion in Moraga, California.
A 12-minute documentary featuring Pocatello native Taysom Hill was released Thursday by the New Orleans Saints. Hill is a third-string quarterback for the Saints who has gained stardom this season by playing a variety of roles on the team, including on special teams.
Brenna Chase had 14 points and four assists, and Shaylee Gonzales added 13 points and seven dimes to help the BYU women’s basketball team pull away from Loyola Marymount, 55-44 for the Cougars’ sixth-straight win.
TJ Haws scored 24 points to go along with six assists, including four 3-pointers, to help BYU hold on at Pacific, 90-87 for the Cougars’ first road win of the season Thursday night at the Alex G. Spanos Center in Stockton, California.