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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 [...]

BYU basketball’s season of unfortunate events comes to a close

BYU basketball’s Wednesday night loss to UT Arlington was the perfect summary of the Cougars 2016-17 season: personnel problems, turnovers by the armful and the inability to defend the perimeter. The Cougars never led in the 105-89 loss [...]

UVU basketball accepts bid to College Basketball Invitational

The Utah Valley University men’s basketball team accepted an invitation to play in the College Basketball Invitational on Sunday night. CBI invites 16 teams that weren’t included in the NCAA Tournament to participate in postseason [...]

BYU basketball earns No. 3 seed in NIT, will host UT Arlington

BYU men’s basketball team accepted an invitation to the 2017 National Invitational Tournament on Sunday evening. This is the 12th-consecutive season the Cougars have continued into postseason play. The No. 3 seed BYU (22-11) will host [...]

5 of the best LDS (non-BYU) NCAA Tournament performances

March Madness is here and when this time of year rolls around, it’s fun to reminisce about some of the biggest games, performances and upsets in the NCAA Tournament. When you think of Mormons and the NCAA Tournament, BYU’s Danny Ainge and [...]

2017 Fab 40: Nikki Dabrowski

Age: 24 City: Cedar Hills Casting call Nikki began to cradle her love of lacrosse at Lone Peak High and continued through her BYU years. She’s now facing-off with her second season as head coach of BYU’s women’s team. The show must go [...]

2017 Fab 40: Reno Mahe

Age: 36 City: Lehi Casting call Reno is no stranger to headlines after a football career with the Philadelphia Eagles and a return to BYU as the running backs coach. But the headlines turned tragic when he lost his 3-year-old daughter in November. [...]

UVU basketball builds by providing second chances

It’s been a bit of a roller-coaster ride for the 2016-17 Utah Valley University men’s basketball team, but perhaps that is to be expected. This is a squad filled with players who have hit the restart button on their careers. If [...]

BYU basketball fighting discouragement as conference play closes

Following BYU’s loss to Saint Mary’s on Saturday, BYU freshman TJ Haws called the game “frustrating.” Now BYU coach Dave Rose is worried about discouragement. “The game the other night didn’t turn out the way [...]

‘Frustrating’ loss to Saint Mary’s won’t damper Cougars effort

BYU freshman TJ Haws described Saturday night’s loss perfectly: “frustrating.” “I feel like we are better than we showed tonight,” Haws said. “I think this team is going to stick together and I think we [...]

The return of Nick Emery: Cougars redeem themselves with win over San Diego

BYU fans found an old friend in the Marriott Center on Thursday night — a high-scoring Nick Emery. Emery led the Cougars with 26 points in BYU’s 82–70 win over San Diego and found his hot shooting hand from his freshman season in [...]

Cougars need to find identity, confidence in final weeks of conference play

BYU basketball coach Dave Rose says there are three essential tasks the Cougars need to accomplish in the final weeks of regular season play: find a team identity, gain confidence and become more consistent. With two weeks left in conference [...]

7 Valentine’s Day cards for the BYU sport fan

BYU sport fans are giving fellow fans a reason to chuckle this Valentine’s Day. Here are seven Valentine’s Day cards fans and athletes created for your holiday entertainment: From Jonny Linehan, BYU football punter:   Here’s [...]

What are Utah Valley’s favorite pro franchises (excluding the Jazz)?

When the Detroit Lions hosted the Philadelphia Eagles at Ford Field on Oct. 9, dozens of fans in the stands wore Honolulu blue Lions jerseys with the name “Van Noy” emblazoned on the back. “Are you from Utah, by chance?” a reporter [...]

Cougars hope to break away game curse in back-to-back road games

The Marriott Center has been good to the BYU basketball team in the 2016-17 season — other arenas have not. But the BYU basketball team is ready to break the road game curse.  Thus far this season, the Cougars (17–8, 8–4) have only [...]

BYU basketball’s L.J. Rose undergoing right knee surgery

BYU basketball’s lone remaining senior, L.J. Rose, will undergo surgery on his right knee Friday. “L.J.’s dealing with a sore knee,” said BYU coach Dave Rose following practice on Tuesday. “He’s had it for [...]