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BYU aims to craft a balanced offense in 2017

Classic BYU football starts and ends with throwing the ball and lighting up the scoreboard. The Cougar offense took on a much different form in Kalani Sitake’s debut season. BYU ran opponents into the ground most of the time behind all-time [...]

Former Lone Peak basketball star Frank Jackson selected in NBA Draft

New Pelican @FWJackson15! #Pelicans pic.twitter.com/FN0RPgtD0x — New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) June 23, 2017 Former Lone Peak basketball star Frank Jackson was drafted by the Charlotte Hornets and then traded to New Orleans Pelicans [...]

Video: Kyle Van Noy absolutely giddy when viewing Super Bowl ring for first time

The New England Patriots finally received their Super Bowl LI rings at a private party on Friday night and it’s hard to believe anyone was more excited about it than Kyle Van Noy. As the announcer revealed the code to the box, the former [...]

ICYMI: Mitt Romney encouraged to run for Senate; 6-year-old dies at Spanish Oaks Reservoir

In case you took a break from the news this weekend, here are the weekend’s top local news stories. Mitt Romney might run for Senate Former Vice President Joe Biden encouraged Mitt Romney to run for the Senate, reported The Salt Lake Tribune. Biden [...]

UVU basketball schedules non-conference games against Kentucky and Duke for 2017–18 season

UVU basketball coach Mark Pope announced a game lineup for the 2017–18 season that he is calling the “toughest 24 hours in college basketball history.” Pope and his team will open the 2017–18 season by traveling to Lexington, [...]

Home run Taysom Hill knocks it out of the park at Jordy Nelson Charity Softball Game

Yo MLB, Taysom Hill here. 19HR in the Jordy Nelson Charity Softball Game. pic.twitter.com/rSDfGP5HKA — Cristina Tuso CBS 58 (@CristinaTuso) June 3, 2017 BYU football fans already knew former quarterback Taysom Hill has a good throwing arm, [...]

ICYMI: Fire at elementary school; 15th anniversary of Elizabeth Smart’s kidnapping

In case you took a break from the news this weekend, here are the weekend’s top local news stories. Fire at Ridgeline Elementary School in Highland Early Sunday morning the Lone Peak Fire responded to a fire on the roof of Ridgeline Elementary [...]

A ‘wicked’ partnership: Kylie Sisam and Wicked

Kylie Sisam sometimes thinks her competition partner can be as stubborn as a mule. As a barrel racer on UVU’s rodeo team, Kylie competes with her 12-year-old gray mare, Wicked, and finds the same traits that make Wicked a competitor can also [...]

Rudy visits BYU football staff, shares LDS conversion story

BYU football has just found itself a new “honorary Cougar.” Daniel E. “Rudy” Ruettiger — who is best known for walking on to Notre Dame’s football team and the 1993 movie, “Rudy,” which was written [...]

It’s official: Eric Mika hires agent, will remain in NBA Draft

BYU forward Eric Mika announced on Tuesday that he will sign with an agent and remain in the 2017 NBA Draft, which brings his time playing for BYU basketball to a close. “My wife and I are excited for the next step in this journey and we [...]

McKenna Bull rewriting record book as BYU softball ace

Every pitch McKenna Bull throws for BYU is a tangible result of blood, sweat and tears. From the backyard of her childhood home in Ogden, Utah to the circle at Gail Miller Field, Bull has put in countless hours into honing her skills. What [...]

Weekend best bets: 5 Utah Valley events to celebrate spring

Spring has officially sprung. We’ve had the April showers and now we have the May flowers and a hole bunch of fun ahead. Utah Valley always has something going on — whether its a musical performance, sporting events or a random affair [...]

Bleeding blue bromance: Corbin Kaufusi and Va’a Niumatalolo

Corbin Kaufusi and Va’a Niumatalolo both don Cougar blue at LaVell Edwards Stadium and they both have football coaches for dads. The two athletes frequent In-N-Out Burger and McDonald’s and are known throughout the BYU football team for [...]

The Tee Team: Tony Finau and Greg Bodine

As his third straight birdie sunk into the 18th hole, Lehi’s Tony Finau claimed his first PGA Tour title at the Puerto Rico Open in March 2016. By his side was his caddy, Greg Bodine, who had just rejoined Tony’s team after giving up the [...]

BYU basketball roster: Pending, please wait

BYU basketball is looking to the future — the very foggy, unsure future. The young basketball team endured the 2016–17 season with a 22–12 record, pulling off a third place finish in the West Coast Conference and falling in the first [...]

Top 5 BYU NFL prospects for 2017

Who will be the latest former BYU player to make a name for themselves on Sundays? The Cougars have only churned out a small number of NFL players in recent seasons. Underscoring this trend is a reality that several BYU draft-eligible prospects [...]

BYU basketball signs Rylan Bergersen for 2017–18 season

Rylan Bergersen will join the Cougars for the 2017-18 season, BYU coach Rose announced Wednesday evening after Bergersen signed a National Letter of Intent. The 6-foot-6 guard from Boise, Idaho, prepped at Borah High School before reclassifying [...]

The Utah Jazz you may not know (or remember)

The zenith of the Utah Jazz franchise occurred 20 years ago, when it played in the first of two consecutive NBA championship series against the Chicago Bulls during the summers of 1997 and 1998. As great as those moments were for the state [...]

Utah Valley’s Olympian Jared Ward finishes 10th in Boston Marathon

The finish line is crossed, the stats are in and Utah Valley’s Olympian took 10th place overall in the 2017 Boston Marathon. Jared Ward, former BYU athlete and current BYU statistics teacher, ran the race in 2:15:28. He was the sixth [...]

BYU basketball assistant coach Terry Nashif leaving program for business endeavors

BYU assistant head basketball coach Terry Nashif announced Thursday that he will leave the program in order to pursue business opportunities. “Our time at BYU has been an amazing opportunity and experience for me and my family,” Nashif [...]