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Kaufusis' big game for Cougars honors late grandfather, who 'loved BYU football'

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:02pm

Every time BYU’s defense and special teams made a big play in Saturday’s 30-3 win over FCS McNeese State, it seemed like Corbin Kaufusi was in the area.

BYU jumps to No. 20 in latest AP rankings

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 12:45pm

The Cougars jumped up five spots in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll Sunday morning, coming in at No. 25 after its 3-1 start.

Sunday Morning QB: 3 lessons from BYU's win over McNeese State

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 10:04am

The Cougars came out sluggish, had a monster second quarter and then the offense seemed to stall after that, but it was enough to beat McNeese. Here are three lessons from BYU’s win.

Such special teams: 3 takeaways as No. 25 BYU moves to 3-1 with win over McNeese

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 10:02pm

It wasn’t always pretty (did you see that first quarter?). But No. 25 BYU improved to 3-1 on the season with a 30-3 win over FCS foe McNeese State at LaVell Edwards Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Katoa's 2 TDs help No. 25 BYU pull away from FCS McNeese State, 30-3

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 9:12pm

Lopini Katoa ran for 64 yards and two touchdowns, and Tanner Mangum completed 15 passes for 118 yards and a score to help No. 25 BYU pull away from FCS foe McNeese State, 30-3 Saturday evening at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

Game Center: No. 25 BYU vs. McNeese State

KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 4:00pm

Follow along as the No. 25 BYU Cougars take on the McNeese State Cowboys at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah with KSL.com's live Game Center.

Top-ranked BYU women's volleyball keeps rolling, sweeps Saint Mary's

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 2:51pm

Roni Jones-Perry put down a match-high 12 kills with just one error, and Madelyn Robinson and McKenna Miller added six kills apiece to lift the top-ranked Cougars to a 25-10, 25-14, 25-13 sweep of Saint Mary’s to keep its undefeated season alive.

BYU pressure too much for Wolverines in UCCU Crosstown Clash

Kyle McDonald, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 21st - 11:05pm

Junior forward Elise Lake and the BYU women's soccer team kept the pressure on en route to a dominating win over visiting Utah Valley on Friday night at South Field in Provo.

What to know when No. 25 BYU kicks off against FCS foe McNeese State

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 21st - 8:39am

Here’s why the Cougars shouldn’t take the Cowboys lightly before Saturday’s 4 p.m. MT kickoff on BYUtv and KSL Newsradio.

Top-ranked BYU volleyball opens conference play with sweep of Pacific

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 10:17pm

Roni Jones-Perry had a match-high 13 kills and four digs, and McKenna Miller added 11 kills and three blocks as top-ranked BYU opened the defense of its fourth-straight West Coast Conference championships with a 25-12, 25-20, 25-14 sweep of Pacific i

Walk-on true freshman Dax Milne earns early playing time at BYU after decision that 'just seemed right'

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:16am

Dax Milne didn’t have to walk on with BYU’s football program. But the freshman wide receiver from Bingham High is earning his playing time just three weeks into his first collegiate season, including in the Cougars' 24-21 upset at Wisconsin.

Patrick Kinahan: Changes have significantly improved BYU

Patrick Kinahan, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 19th - 10:44am

Kalani Sitake's decision to overhaul the coaching staff on offense is paying huge dividends so far this season. In addition to the coaching changes, the ability to get stronger and more physical up front has allowed BYU to win in the trenches.

BYU, Utah fans turn online wager into $6K fundraiser for local charity

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 19th - 7:38am

After BYU’s stunning 24-21 win upset over then-No. 6 Wisconsin that earned the Cougars a bit of national respect via a No. 25 national ranking in the Associated Press college football poll, a group of BYU and Utah fans came together for good.

Ben Anderson: Simplified BYU is deserving of Top 25 ranking

Ben Anderson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 18th - 11:46am

With BYU's win over Wisconsin, BYU fans have something simpler to root for after tough season.

BYU's win largest upset in KSL Pick'em history

Robert Jackson, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 18th - 9:46am

BYU's historic 24-21 win at Wisconsin was the largest upset in KSL Pick'em history. Just three percent of participants picked the Cougars, the lowest winning percentage since 2016, when only four percent picked Oregon to defeat Utah.

Locals in the NFL: Utah athletes making an impact in Week 2

Jeff Thomas, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 17th - 11:27pm

Week 2 of the NFL's regular season had some local players stand out. This is the week to week update on how some of your favorite players are doing in the pros.

Unsung holder Gavin Fowler another hero of BYU's historic upset at Wisconsin

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 17th - 3:12pm

If you need a her for No. 25 BYU's win over No. 16 Wisconsin that snapped the Badgers' 41-game non-conference home win streak, special teams holder Gavin Fowler is a good player to name.

Sunday Morning QB: 3 takeaways from BYU's upset of No. 6 Wisconsin

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Sep 17th - 10:57am

While the game was exciting and entertaining there were a few things we learned about BYU in the massive upset and not all of them are necessarily good. Here are three takeaways from BYU’s upset of No. 6 Wisconsin.

Two games into NFL sophomore season, BYU's Jamaal Williams seizing starting role with Packers

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 16th - 9:08pm

Just one year after the Packers drafted him in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft, Jamaal Williams has settled into Green Bay’s starting rotation.

Anatomy of a Play: How the Cougars used 'Bucky' to derail the Badgers

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 16th - 6:17pm

Tanner Mangum didn’t throw a touchdown pass Saturday afternoon at No. 6 Wisconsin. That honor went to wide receiver Aleva Hifo in the Cougars' 24-21 upset of the Badgers.