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Jay Drew

    BYU football: Mountain West commissioner says BYU to Las Vegas Bowl appears likely
    If Mountain West Conference commissioner Craig Thompson is to be believed, the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl could be getting closer to inviting BYU to ...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 04:15 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Upon further review, Collinsworth credited with 7th triple-double
    BYU senior guard Kyle Collinsworth is now the NCAA’s all-time leader in triple-doubles. File this one in the “upon further review” category. Collins...
    Updated Nov 29 2015 08:09 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Aggies have Cougars’ respect in “new” rivalry
    Back in the day, Thanksgiving weekend usually meant a BYU-Utah football game on the Friday or Saturday after the holiday. For many years, the big til...
    Updated Nov 24 2015 09:30 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Notes and quotes from Mendenhall’s Monday press briefing
    It was a jovial and engaging coach Bronco Mendenhall who met with reporters earlier today at the BYU Student Athlete Building in Provo. Funny, what a ...
    Updated Nov 23 2015 05:09 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: DT Logan Taele has another year of eligibility if he wants it
    It sounds like BYU defensive lineman Logan Taele has a big decision to make. Taele, the 6-foot-2, 293-pounder from St. George, is listed as a senior ...
    Updated Nov 17 2015 03:36 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars fall at Long Beach State, 66-65
    Misfiring at the free-throw line and turning the ball over 24 times, BYU fell 66-65 at Long Beach State in a game that concluded just before 2 a.m. MT...
    Updated Nov 17 2015 07:40 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Will list of blanket-receiving seniors Saturday include Taysom Hill?
    In conjunction with coach Bronco Mendenhall’s regular Monday press briefing today, BYU passed out the game notes for Saturday’s matchup with Fresno St...
    Updated Nov 16 2015 04:54 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Rose says 3 signees will make significant contributions
    Bingham High forward Yoeli Childs’ NLI was signed early Thursday morning and delivered to BYU basketball offices, so the Cougars could finally announc...
    Updated Nov 12 2015 01:09 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Bingham’s Yoeli Childs signs with Cougars
    Yoeli Childs did his homework. After receiving offers from nearly a dozen Division I college basketball programs, the 6-foot-7 senior at Bingham Hig...
    Updated Nov 12 2015 09:45 am   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Collinsworth, Fischer, Austin named team captains
    To nobody’s surprise, seniors Kyle Collinsworth, Chase Fischer and Nate Austin were named team captains for the 2015-16 men’s basketball season by BYU...
    Updated Nov 10 2015 04:15 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Mendenhall’s comments after 17-16 win over San Jose State
    Shortly after BYU held off San Jose State 17-16 late Friday night in front of 15,652 fans at Spartan Stadium — a good description of the old, dim venu...
    Updated Nov 07 2015 10:45 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars focused on slowing down talented SJSU RB Tyler Ervin
    The last time BYU played San Jose State, the Spartans were in their last year in the Western Athletic Conference and had a pretty good team. SJSU took...
    Updated Nov 05 2015 11:42 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Offense isn’t going as fast this year
    Offensive coordinator Robert Anae has said in the past that the Cougars want to average around 100 plays per game with his so-called “go hard, go fast...
    Updated Nov 03 2015 05:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Bronco’s wife weighs in on 2016 schedule
    BYU finalized its 2016 football schedule last week, adding Southern Utah University, and released it to the public. Then coach Bronco Mendenhall got ...
    Updated Nov 02 2015 05:45 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars announce mid-year signees, including four-star DB Troy Warner
    The football-playing Cougars have a bye this weekend, but coach Bronco Mendenhall still had some news to report on Friday. BYU announced that a pair ...
    Updated Oct 30 2015 10:24 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougar tipoff scrimmage was fun ... until guys got hurt
    The Cougar Tipoff on Wednesday night — BYU’s annual intrasquad scrimmage featuring the Blue-clad team vs. the White-clad team — was supposed to be a f...
    Updated Oct 28 2015 09:36 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars finalize 2016 schedule by adding SUU
    BYU’s 2016 football schedule, which some are already calling the most ambitious in school history, was finalized on Wednesday with the announcement th...
    Updated Oct 28 2015 10:45 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: A bit banged up, Cougs will focus on themselves this week
    BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall met with reporters at noon today, and nobody bothered to ask him about Wagner’s defense. Or its offense. Or anything speci...
    Updated Oct 19 2015 05:42 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Bronco, Taysom Hill will discuss Hill’s future after season
    In case you missed it, injured BYU quarterback Taysom Hill has granted a few interviews since his season-ending injury at Nebraska, and basically said...
    Updated Oct 12 2015 05:36 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Mangum says left knee is fine, but brace is here to stay
    Tanner Mangum set a BYU record for passing yards in a game for a freshman in last week’s 30-13 win over UConn, throwing for 365 yards against a Husky ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 01:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Former Cougar Vai Sikahema to join Polynesian Football Hall of Fame
    Before he became a well-known television sports and news anchor for an NBC-TV affiliate in Philadelphia, Vai Sikahema was an outstanding running back ...
    Updated Oct 07 2015 03:00 pm   |     |   Share
    (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   BYU defensive back Michael Davis (15) celebrates with team mates as BYU stretched its second half lead. BYU beat UCONN 30-13, Friday, October 2, 2015. BYU football: Charges dismissed, reduced in case against cornerback Michael Davis
    One charge has been reduced and the other dismissed in the case against BYU cornerback Michael Davis for his role in a dispute over a parking space at...
    Updated Oct 07 2015 08:54 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Defense gearing up for explosive ECU offense
    You gotta love BYU linebackers coach Kelly Poppinga’s frankness. Tuesday, the former Cougar star was asked how good East Carolina’s offense is, and he...
    Updated Oct 06 2015 05:45 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Luke Staley, Rob Morris to enter BYU Athletics Hall of Fame
    Former BYU football stars Rob Morris and Luke Staley are among five former Cougar All-Americans who will be inducted into the BYU Athletic Hall of Fam...
    Updated Oct 05 2015 04:42 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougs could be happy with 2-2 record, but aren’t
    Earlier this week, I made an attempt to talk BYU fans off the ledge a little bit, saying in this analysis piece that coach Bronco Mendenhall and offen...
    Updated Oct 01 2015 01:48 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Receivers coach accepts blame for abysmal WR performance vs. Michigan
    BYU receivers coach Guy Holliday did not mince words on Tuesday. The three-year boss of the ball-catchers was disappointed with the way BYU’s outside ...
    Updated Sep 30 2015 02:06 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Notes and quotes from big loss to Michigan
    Not only were the Cougars thoroughly whipped by Michigan on Saturday, they went away from the 31-0 shellacking a beaten and bruised football team. Co...
    Updated Sep 27 2015 06:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: WR Jake Ziolkowski excited to return to Midwest, face Michigan
    He has been with the BYU football team since 2012, but my guess is not many Cougar fans are familiar with Jake Ziolkowski, a wide receiver from Waucon...
    Updated Sep 24 2015 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Depleted RB group could be a big concern at the Big House
    After fielding nine questions that were generally pretty specific on Wednesday afternoon when it was the offense’s turn to talk to reporters after BYU...
    Updated Sep 23 2015 05:39 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars ramp up physicality in practice
    BYU senior defensive lineman Remington Peck called today’s practice one of the most physical and exhausting he has experienced in his time at BYU. Em...
    Updated Sep 22 2015 09:30 pm   |     |   Share