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Jay Drew

    BYU football: Anae scaled back offense, but still says Cougs will play hard and fast
    I personally think that BYU’s chances of pulling off an upset as touchdown underdogs at Nebraska on Saturday hinge on whether a makeshift defense miss...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 02:57 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: At least 12 men’s games will air on ESPN networks
    The West Coast Conference announced Thursday that a minimum of 35 men’s basketball games involving WCC schools will air nationally on an ESPN network ...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 12:39 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Koroma remains coy about opener
    Color me a bit surprised when BYU honored a couple reporters’ interview requests today and brought center Tejan Koroma to the football offices lobby. ...
    Updated Sep 01 2015 11:33 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Bronco’s theory on captains: less is more
    When it comes to having team captains, less is more. That’s BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall’s theory — this year, at least — as the coach announced Monda...
    Updated Aug 31 2015 10:57 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Notes and quotes from Bronco’s “favorite” practice of camp
    A rainy morning in Provo forced the BYU football team indoors today, but that didn’t stop coach Bronco Mendenhall from calling it his favorite practic...
    Updated Aug 26 2015 05:51 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars rout another opponent in Spain, conclude trip with 4-0 record
    Chase Fischer scored a team-high 20 points, making six 3-pointers, and Utah State transfer Kyle Davis added 14 points and 13 rebounds as BYU’s basketb...
    Updated Aug 25 2015 11:15 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Update on injuries, future scrimmage and soon-to-be-happy walk-ons
    Kyle Johnson couldn’t understand what all the fuss was about. BYU’s junior offensive lineman, a right guard as a freshman and a left guard as a sopho...
    Updated Aug 24 2015 07:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars rout EBA 102-74 to improve to 3-0 in Spain
    Another big second half led to another easy victory for the BYU basketball team in Spain on Monday. The Cougars improved to 3-0 on the trip with a 10...
    Updated Aug 24 2015 05:40 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Notes and quotes from second scrimmage of camp
    Last week, the defense dominated. Saturday, it was the offense’s turn. Well, that’s doesn’t tell the complete story from BYU’s second scrimmage of p...
    Updated Aug 22 2015 05:18 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars get back to practicing after a day off
    Smoke from the wildfires blazing away in the Pacific Northwest and Idaho has moved to the Wasatch Front, creating hazy days in Provo and dirty air tha...
    Updated Aug 20 2015 11:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: DB Micah Hannemann back on the field after medical scare
    Two days after he got most of his reps at safety, Micah Hannemann was back playing cornerback during BYU’s morning practice on Thursday. The sophomor...
    Updated Aug 20 2015 05:57 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars improve to 2-0 on Spain trip
    BYU’s senior leaders and its defense took over on Thursday and led the Cougars to a dominating 75-52 win over Albacete Basket in Albacete, Spain, as t...
    Updated Aug 20 2015 04:27 pm   |     |   Share
    More notes and quotes from BYU AD Tom Holmoe’s Education Week Q&A
    Usually, when BYU athletic director appears for his annual presentation at the school’s Education Week, he talks for awhile about BYU sports and then ...
    Updated Aug 19 2015 08:51 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars open Spain trip with 21-point win
    BYU’s first of four exhibition basketball games in Spain was a successful one Wednesday. Five Cougars scored in double figures as BYU routed Eurocole...
    Updated Aug 19 2015 05:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars lose another player to season-ending injury
    The season can’t get here fast enough for the BYU football team, which lost another player to a season-ending knee injury on Monday. Coach Bronco Men...
    Updated Aug 18 2015 08:09 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU, UVU agree to four-game basketball series
    BYU and UVU announced Monday the teams will play a four-game basketball series beginning this season. The first game will see the Wolverines visit th...
    Updated Aug 17 2015 04:59 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: On suspensions, injuries and other Week 1 camp happenings
    In what I hope becomes a Friday afternoon tradition this season, it’s time to clear out the ol’ notebook from the week that was in BYU football. Here...
    Updated Aug 14 2015 03:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars to host Wisconsin in 2017 instead of 2019
    The Wisconsin Badgers are making their first trip to Provo sooner than originally believed. BYU announced via its football Twitter account that the W...
    Updated Aug 13 2015 01:51 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars draw Harvard in Hawaii tourney’s first round
    On a day when the withdrawal from school of BYU football star Jamaal Williams became the big news, BYU also passed along some tidbits regarding the 20...
    Updated Aug 06 2015 05:27 pm   |     |   Share
    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

BYU Cougars quarterback Taysom Hill (4) looks for a receiver during game between BYU and Houston and LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Thursday, September 11, 2014. BYU football: Hill named ESPN’s 81st best player in college football
    Taysom Hill is having a pretty good week. First, a USA Today profile pegged him to not only have a potential NFL future, but potential to become a ve...
    Updated Aug 03 2015 11:02 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Former Utah commit LeRoy Sitake Tanoai joins Cougars after mission to Fiji
    News earlier this week that New Zealand rugby star Manase Tu’ungafasi would not be joining the BYU football team for fall camp was softened a bit Thur...
    Updated Jul 31 2015 01:07 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Idaho guard Connor Harding commits to Cougars
    The last week of July has been a fruitful one for BYU basketball coach Dave Rose. A day after landing Elon University transfer Elijah Bryant, Rose go...
    Updated Jul 29 2015 08:15 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars snag Elon transfer Elijah Bryant
    BYU basketball coaches got some favorable news on Tuesday night, as Elon University freshman Elijah Bryant announced via his Instagram account that he...
    Updated Jul 28 2015 11:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Five Cougars on Polynesian Player of Year watch list
    No fewer than five BYU football players have been added to the watch list for the inaugural Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award. BYU...
    Updated Jul 28 2015 07:33 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Dispute over money led to shooting of BYU recruit, police say
    An arrest has been made in the Sunday night shooting of BYU football recruit Charles West. Coppell (Texas) police said Tuesday that they have arreste...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 03:53 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Troubled recruit Charles West shot in left arm
    Charles West, the 18-year-old BYU football signee who still faces charges of raping a woman at knifepoint last February, was shot in the left arm on S...
    Updated Jul 06 2015 02:18 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Austin granted fifth year, 7-3 Alan Hamson to walk on
    BYU’s big-man situation for the 2015-16 basketball season is slowly taking shape. Tuesday, the Cougars announced that forward Nate Austin has been gr...
    Updated Jun 16 2015 12:51 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Frank Bartley IV transfers to Louisiana-Lafayette
    The second of two players who left the BYU basketball program after the 2014-15 season has found a home. Sophomore guard Frank Bartley IV announced o...
    Updated Jun 10 2015 09:45 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: 18 Cougars make All-Independent teams
    Navy has left the small group of college football independents, joining the American Athletic Conference in football only in 2015, meaning that BYU, N...
    Updated Jun 01 2015 10:33 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Cougars add New Zealand rugby player to signing class
    BYU’s football program turned that old public relations adage about releasing bad news late Friday night before a holiday weekend on its head late Fri...
    Updated May 22 2015 11:33 pm   |     |   Share