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No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Posted Aug 20th - 10:19am

Alabama will begin its quest for a second consecutive national championship with a rare three-peat.

BYU QBs haven't thrown an interception through 2 fall scrimmages, but is that a double-edged sword?

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 19th - 7:03pm

Through two scrimmages, the BYU offense has yet to throw an interception against the team’s defense. But is that good sign for the upcoming season?

'Dads step up for their sons:' BYU assistant head coach Ed Lamb vouches for decision to move Beau Hoge to RB

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 16th - 3:59pm

“Dad’s step up for their sons, and I appreciate that,” Lamb said after Thursday’s second scrimmage of fall camp. “I’m a father. But my worry is about Beau, and I feel like he is in a really good spot and he thinks he is in a very good spot.

Cougars hope Zayne Anderson's speed at linebacker pays off in front seven

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 16th - 10:17am

How do you replace a star? Zayne Anderson and the BYU football team will soon find out.

BYU adds Saleapaga to offensive line; former NFL running back upset with Hoge's move

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 15th - 1:30pm

Keanu Saleapaga was playing on the left side of BYU’s second-string offensive line Wednesday, a day before the Cougars will visit LaVell Edwards Stadium for the second scrimmage of fall camp.

Patrick Kinahan: Public perception of Sitake inaccurate

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 15th - 10:22am

Kalani Sitake comes off as an easy-going person, which some critics have perceived as a professional weakness. But the third-year BYU football coach admits that while he does love interacting with people he is tough and demanding when necessary.

BYU quarterback competition down to two as Mangum, Wilson set to take most snaps

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 13th - 9:10pm

BYU offensive coordinator Jeff Grimes confirmed that the Cougar quarterback race is down to two, with senior Tanner Mangum and true freshman Zach Wilson contending for the starting role with just over two weeks left until the season opener Sept. 1.

Born into Utah baseball royalty, Provo native Adam Law looks to carve own path to majors

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 11th - 11:30am

As the son of an All-Star and the grandson of a Cy Young winner, Provo native/BYU alum Adam Law has baseball in his blood. Should he become a major leaguer, he'd put the Law family in one of baseball's exclusive clubs.

Poor air quality forcing changes to football programs in Utah County, including BYU

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 11th - 7:35am

There was a gray haze over the Provo area Friday morning. And no, that's not a reference to BYU football coming off a 4-9 season.

BYU men's rugby hires new coach to replace veteran departures

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 10th - 3:14pm

Former Cougar rugby player Steven St. Pierre was named the head coach of the five-time national champion Cougars, the university’s Extramural Program announced Friday. St. Pierre played for the Cougars from 2005-2009.

Dylan Collie bringing much-needed leadership to BYU receiving corps

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 9th - 10:16am

It’s easy to spot BYU receiver Dylan Collie on the BYU practice field during the fall camp.

BYU receivers picking up new offense fast; QBs have earned respect

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 8th - 7:14pm

Throughout the first week of fall camp, BYU offensive coaches have commended their players for learning a new offense under new offensive coordinator Jeff Grimes at a rapid pace.

Patrick Kinahan: Mangum or Wilson, the competition at BYU rages on

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Aug 8th - 10:33am

As the BYU football team enters the second week of training camp, the competition for the starting quarterback position is entering its final days of practice. It appears now the battle is between senior Tanner Mangum and freshman Zach Wilson.

Squally Canada leading a competitive running back group into BYU's 2nd week of fall camp

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 6th - 9:45pm

Beau Hoge continued his move to running back, Squally Canada emerges as a leader of the group, and freshman Zach Wilson is pushing for the starting quarterback job as the Cougars opened the second week of fall camp Monday.

Davis High golfer, BYU commit selected to Junior Ryder Cup squad

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 4th - 4:05pm

Cole Ponich was among the final five members selected to the United States squad for the 2018 Junior Ryder Cup, the Junior PGA announced Saturday. The team golf all-stars will face Europe’s top junior golfers Sept. 24-25.

Former BYU fullback Paul Lasike signs pro rugby deal in England

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 4th - 11:48am

Paul Lasike is on the move again. The former BYU football standout and NFL fullback who helped found the Utah Warriors in Major League Rugby has signed a contract to play with English club Harlequins FC in the Gallagher Premiership Rugby series.

'Everyone is getting better' in BYU's 2nd day of fall camp, including 5th-year surprise Matt Hadley

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 3rd - 10:15pm

For a while, Matt Hadley thought he had played his last down with the BYU football team. The senior linebacker had just had surgery to repair a broken knee cap, a procedure that involved cleaning fragments out of his knee and reattaching the patellar

Team Fredette eliminated by ex-Jazzman Jeremy Evans, Eberlein Drive in TBT

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 2nd - 9:27pm

Jimmer Fredette’s run in a national (summer) basketball tournament has come to an end.

Beau Hoge fills in at RB as BYU football opens fall camp

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug 2nd - 8:19pm

The son of former NFL running back Merril Hoge did not don a green non-contact jersey worn by the signal callers as the Cougars opened fall camp Thursday in Provo.