Music at BYU athletics strive for popular, upbeat, and most of all, clean

BYU athletics are rocking out in style. Given the higher standards at BYU, the music selection for athletic events can get a little sparse. But the songs played throughout games at the Marriott Center and LaVell Edwards Stadium are still pumping up fans with upbeat music that is trendy, catchy and clean. The first thing […]

BYU baseball home opener tonight vs Utah

The BYU football season is firmly in the rearview mirror, while basketball season is winding down to its March Madness conclusion, so what can BYU sports fans look forward to during the next four months before fall football camp comes around again? Baseball. The Cougars’ home opener against rival Utah is tonight at 6 p.m. […]

2014 BYU recruiting class includes at least four in top 100

Win or lose, football season never stops. Just four weeks after a disappointing bowl game loss to Washington, the BYU Cougars are working on the 2014 recruits, which appears to be one of the most promising classes in a long time. Four recruits ranked in the top 100 have already committed to play in Provo, […]

13 BYU basketball facts you probably never knew

The BYU men’s basketball team might seem like an open book, but they have some secrets up their sleeves. Here are 13 lesser-known facts about the BYU basketball team:   1. Ziggy Ansah tried out twice Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah, the fifth overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, tried out twice for the BYU basketball […]

BYU recovers from slow start to win 8th game, bowl game (12/27) next

Jamaal Williams put the BYU football team on his back after an uninspiring first half and carried the Cougars to four straight touchdowns in the second half to hold off Nevada 28-23 in Reno. Williams rushed for a career-high 219 yards and a touchdown on just 15 carries, averaging 14.6 yards per carry, while Taysom […]

BYU attempts to gain momentum for postseason in final game against Nevada

The BYU football team will attempt to put last week’s loss to Notre Dame in the rearview mirror as it takes on Nevada Saturday in the final regular season game. The Cougars will attempt to gain momentum for the Kraft Fight Hunger game in December. The two programs have similarities, including how the offense is […]

Missed red zone opportunities doom Cougars in loss to Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, IND. — The BYU football team failed to convert red zone opportunities into touchdowns in the second half of their 23–13 loss Saturday against the Fighting Irish, coming away with only two field goals on three trips deep into Notre Dame territory. In a game overcast with 20 mile-per-hour winds, 9-degree wind chills […]

BYU falls to physical Badgers in Madison 27–17

Jamaal Williams

The three-headed Wisconsin monster of James White, Melvin Gordon and the stingy Wisconsin defense proved too much for BYU to handle, as the Cougars fell Saturday in Madison 27–17. White, a running back, inflicted the majority of the damage, rushing for 147 yards and gaining another 47 through the air en route to scoring all […]

Streaking BYU football vs. hobbled Boise State, Friday 6 p.m. ESPN

Riding a four-game winning streak, the BYU Cougars appear to have figured things out offensively, after lighting up the scoreboard in a win over Houston last Saturday. Now, one win away from securing a bowl birth, the road will not be handing the Cougars any free ones, starting with Friday’s home test against Boise State. […]

BYU to play top 20 Texas to regain season’s momentum

After losing to a rebuilding Virginia team last week, the BYU football team can reclaim the season’s momentum with its first win over a Top 25 program since 2009. The No. 15 Texas Longhorns will visit Provo on Saturday for the Cougars’ home opener and the first of four Top 25 matchups of the season. […]