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    BYU football: Cougs will get $1.375 million for September’s Big House visit
    The Michigan Wolverines are willing to pay quite a bit more for a visit from the BYU Cougars for a football game this September than the Nebraska Corn...
    Updated Jan 27 2015 03:20 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football using assistant’s ties to tap Texas for recruits
    A week from today, BYU football coaches will be putting the finishing touches on their 2015 recruiting class in preparation for Signing Day on Feb. 4....
    Updated Jan 26 2015 04:51 pm   |     |   Share
    Reeling Cougars searching for answers after upset loss at San Diego
    The Cougars are reeling. How else to describe a basketball team that can’t win a West Coast Conference game on the road against the league’s seventh-...
    Updated Jan 24 2015 11:24 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Offensive line depth a recruiting priority
    The Cougars look pretty set at offensive line this coming season, with seven of the 10 offensive lineman who made the two-deep for the Miami Beach Bow...
    Updated Jan 22 2015 11:03 am   |     |   Share
    Update on BYU football recruiting as Signing Day approaches
    With Signing Day for the 2015 football class quickly approaching — the period begins Feb. 4 — BYU director of football personnel Geoff Martzen partici...
    Updated Jan 20 2015 05:54 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU head coach Bronco Mendenhall celebrates with players after a touchdown against California during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Nebraska paying BYU $1 million for Sept. 5 football game in Lincoln
    Now that it is safe to assume BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall will return for his 11th season in 2015 with pretty much the same staff from 2014 i...
    Updated Jan 19 2015 12:41 pm   |     |   Share
    Shorthanded BYU falls at SMC 82-77 as concern grows over Winder’s sprained knee
    The Cougars fell 82-77 to red-hot Saint Mary’s here tonight at sold-out McKeon Pavilion (3,500-plus) to drop into fourth place in the West Coast Confe...
    Updated Jan 18 2015 12:07 pm   |     |   Share
    Updated Jan 17 2015 01:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars announce four transfer signings
    BYU fans who follow football recruiting were aware that Washington State running back Bryant “Squally” Canada and Snow College safety Eric Takenaka we...
    Updated Jan 16 2015 03:54 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Collinworth spreads the credit after fourth triple-double
    Kyle Collinsworth is nothing if not consistent. After recording his fourth triple-double of the season here tonight in BYU’s 93-80 win over Pacific, C...
    Updated Jan 16 2015 12:27 am   |     |   Share
    Report: BYU hires a new football strength coach
    It appears that BYU has found a strength and conditioning coach to replace Jay Omer, who retired after the Miami Beach Bowl. The Denton Record-Chroni...
    Updated Jan 14 2015 10:06 am   |     |   Share
    BYU-Missouri contract reveals Cougs’ 12th opponent in 2015, much more
    Thanks to some nice hustle by the Kansas City Star, BYU’s 12th opponent for the 2015 football season is now known. It will be the Wagner Seahawks, an...
    Updated Jan 13 2015 12:21 pm   |     |   Share
    Snow College safety Eric Takenaka, a West High product, commits to BYU
    The Cougars have some big shoes to fill at the safety position with senior Craig Bills graduating, sophomore Dallin Leavitt bolting for Utah State and...
    Updated Jan 09 2015 10:06 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars battling flu bug
    BYU coach Dave Rose and freshman center Corbin Kaufusi met with the media throng on Wednesday afternoon after practice to talk about Thursday night’s ...
    Updated Jan 07 2015 06:42 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Collinsworth, Winder making 4-guard lineup work
    BYU point guard Kyle Collinsworth deservedly received a lot of praise over the weekend after recording his third triple-double of the season in Saturd...
    Updated Jan 05 2015 12:09 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU completes Bay Area road sweep with another rout
    The competition hasn’t been the greatest, but one would be hard-pressed to find a better stretch of offensive basketball for a BYU team than the Couga...
    Updated Jan 04 2015 12:15 am   |     |   Share
    Notes and quotes from BYU’s 97-88 win over Portland
    The Cougars picked up their first West Coast Conference win of the season Monday night in front of 17,452 at the Marriott Center, beating Portland 97-...
    Updated Dec 30 2014 12:45 pm   |     |   Share
    Notes and quotes from BYU’s 87-80 loss to No. 8 Gonzaga
    A few hours ago, after No. 8 Gonzaga had jumped to a 31-15 lead over BYU on two Kyle Dranginis free throws with 9:06 remaining in the first half, ther...
    Updated Dec 27 2014 11:36 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Seniors determined to go out winners in bowl game
    Offensive coaches and players took their turns talking to the media today as the Cougars continued preparations for Monday’s Miami Beach Bowl (noon, E...
    Updated Dec 16 2014 01:12 pm   |     |   Share
    California prep OL Kieffer Longson picks BYU over Utah, UCLA, Ohio State
    It’s not every day (lately, anyway) that BYU beats out the likes of Ohio State, UCLA and Arizona State for a football recruit. But that is apparently ...
    Updated Dec 15 2014 04:06 pm   |     |   Share
    Injury plague continues for BYU stars; Haws’ ankle latest concern
    What now? That was the prevailing sentiment Saturday night outside the BYU locker room after the Cougars knocked off Weber State 76-70 in front of 10...
    Updated Dec 14 2014 12:36 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Bronco talks about OSU opening, player transfers, Big 12 and more
    A lot has happened since BYU’s football team defeated the Cal Bears 42-35 on Nov. 28 to conclude its regular season with an 8-4 record. It has all be...
    Updated Dec 12 2014 03:48 pm   |     |   Share
    Football ops director, several players leaving BYU
    BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall and athletic director Tom Holmoe were in Miami on Thursday, meeting with officials of the Miami Beach Bowl and ta...
    Updated Dec 11 2014 06:15 pm   |     |   Share
    Close losses piling up for BYU basketball
    Utah’s Brandon Taylor missed two free throws, and BYU raced down the court, down three, in the final minute. Tyler Haws got a good look at the three-...
    Updated Dec 11 2014 12:09 am   |     |   Share
    Rebounding will play a big role in BYU-Utah game
    Of all the players who will participate in tonight’s BYU-Utah basketball game at the sold-out Marriott Center, perhaps BYU forward Josh Sharp knows th...
    Updated Dec 10 2014 10:48 am   |     |   Share
    BYU’s Rose heaps praise on No. 13 Utes on eve of rivalry game
    While Utah basketball coach Larry Krystkowiak took a pot shot at BYU’s program last week by suggesting, in a good-natured manner, that the Cougars are...
    Updated Dec 09 2014 11:03 pm   |     |   Share
    Report: BYU’s Mendenhall contacted by Oregon State
    During the week after BYU defeated California 42-35 in Berkeley, BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall has mostly been out recruiting. Pictures of Mend...
    Updated Dec 09 2014 12:11 pm   |     |   Share
    Triple-double earns BYU’s Collinsworth Player of Week honors
    So your name is Tyler Haws, and you just happened to score 65 points in a pair of basketball games last week, 35 against rival Utah State and 30 again...
    Updated Dec 08 2014 04:03 pm   |     |   Share
    Basketball: BYU routs Hawaii, turns attention to Utah
    Finally, the BYU basketball team can turn its attention to the showdown with rival Utah on Wednesday at the Marriott Center (7 p.m., ESPNU). While th...
    Updated Dec 07 2014 10:15 am   |     |   Share
    Basketball: BYU players laugh off Utah coach’s mild jab
    If BYU basketball players are upset or angry in any way over Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak’s playful jab on Wednesday night, they are doing a good job ...
    Updated Dec 05 2014 03:45 pm   |     |   Share