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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 [...]

ESPN highlights second Jimmermania wave with ‘The Lonely Master’

Former BYU basketball star Jimmer Fredette gained fans across the country in 2011 with his long-range threes. That was the first wave on Jimmermania. Now, the second wave is hitting China, which ESPN documented in a video that premiered Sunday [...]

Gonzaga credits loss to BYU for success in NCAA tournament

As Gonzaga’s basketball team prepares for the NCAA championship game Monday night, they are grateful they aren’t going into the game undefeated, according to Yahoo! Sports. In February, the Cougars dished the then-undefeated Bulldogs [...]

Seljaas will return to BYU basketball for 2017–18 season

BYU basketball’s Zac Seljaas will return to the team for the 2017-18 season, announced BYU coach Dave Rose on Wednesday. The 6-foot-7 guard returned home early from his mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints earlier [...]

5 things we learned about BYU football during the 2017 spring scrimmage

Optimism reigns supreme for BYU. The gloomy conditions brought on by a rainstorm at Saturday’s annual spring scrimmage didn’t mirror the feeling on the sidelines or in the locker room. Several starters and experienced backups return [...]

BYU basketball’s Eric Mika intends to be drafted by NBA team

BYU basketball sophomore Eric Mika announced Wednesday that he will enter his name in the 2017 NBA Draft. However, he will not hire an agent so he can maintain his college eligibility. While Mika has chosen to forego having an agent, he wants [...]

BYU basketball’s Eric Mika entering name into 2017 NBA Draft

BYU basketball sophomore Eric Mika announced Wednesday that he will enter his name in the 2017 NBA Draft. However, he will not hire an agent so he can maintain his college eligibility. “I’m excited to declare for the NBA Draft and I’m [...]

BYU basketball’s Zac Seljaas returns home from LDS mission

For fans still disappointed with the end of the Cougars Men’s Basketball season, a glimmer of hope arrived in an Instagram post from BYU guard Nick Emery. Emery posted a photo welcoming home Zac Seljaas from his LDS mission. Freshman [...]