BYU Sports

Jay Drew

    BYU football: Top offensive linemen must stay healthy for Cougs to thrive
    As the 2014 football season was winding down, BYU’s offensive line situation looked pretty good. The only big contributor the Cougars were expected to...
    Updated Mar 26 2015 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Injuries way down at spring camp this year
    Sophomore quarterback McCoy Hill got hurt on the first day, but since then BYU’s spring practices have not included many injuries. The Cougars wrappe...
    Updated Mar 25 2015 06:00 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Defense shorthanded in spring camp
    I get the question everywhere I go, especially now that the BYU basketball season is over. How is the BYU football team going to look in 2015? The op...
    Updated Mar 24 2015 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU rugby crushes Utah in SLC to win Wasatch Cup
    Saturday was mostly a rough day for BYU’s school-sponsored sports teams. The BYU women’s basketball team was hammered by Louisville in an NCAA Tourna...
    Updated Mar 21 2015 11:03 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Notes and quotes from spring camp
    It was a relaxed, congenial and friendly Bronco Mendenhall who emerged from the football offices on Friday morning to talk to reporters as the Cougars...
    Updated Mar 20 2015 05:18 pm   |     |   Share
    Report: BYU, Mississippi State agree to home-and-home football series
    If reports are true, and BYU has given us no reason today to believe they aren’t, the Cougars’ 2016 football schedule is going to be as difficult as a...
    Updated Mar 19 2015 11:12 pm   |     |   Share
    SEC to count games against BYU toward its P-5 scheduling requirement
    BYU sports fans who are still hurting over the Cougars’ 94-90 loss to Ole Miss in the NCAA Tournament First Four game got some news to soften their pa...
    Updated Mar 19 2015 11:48 am   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Fischer’s shooting could be X-factor for Cougars vs. Ole Miss
    I spent a lot of time watching ESPN programming in my hotel room this morning, and am sort of blown away by how much love BYU was getting from analyst...
    Updated Mar 17 2015 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Haws and Ole Miss coach share an interesting connection
    BYU and Ole Miss have never met on the basketball floor before, but the Cougars and Rebels do share something in common — a 1989 game in the old Couga...
    Updated Mar 17 2015 10:48 am   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Make NCAA Tournament magical by advancing, Rose tells Cougars
    BYU coach Dave Rose will take his eighth team into the NCAA Tournament on Tuesday when the 25-9 Cougars take on 20-12 Ole Miss at 7:10 p.m. MDT at Uni...
    Updated Mar 16 2015 10:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Rose gratified by midseason turnaround
    Happy to report that I’ve arrived in Dayton and am awaiting BYU’s news conference at University of Dayton Arena and open practice from 6:35 to 7:15 p....
    Updated Mar 16 2015 03:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougs return to scene of big comeback win in 2012
    Greetings from the road, everyone Mid-morning on Monday finds me at the Denver International Airport, where I am awaiting my flight to Dayton, Ohio. ...
    Updated Mar 16 2015 09:30 am   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Anxious moments give way to elation over NCAA bid
    For the eighth time in nine years, the BYU Cougars are dancing. Coach Dave Rose’s team got an invitation to the NCAA Tournament on Sunday afternoon an...
    Updated Mar 15 2015 10:42 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Holliday happy with his receivers -- so far
    BYU’s seventh-leading receiver by number of catches in 2014 wasn’t Devon Blackmon, Kurt Henderson, Trey Dye or Nick Kurtz — guys who have been getting...
    Updated Mar 13 2015 02:12 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars remain bubble-dwellers after 91-75 loss to Zags
    Seems like the Cougars have been here before - a lot. Those were my thoughts immediately after BYU fell 91-75 to No. 7 Gonzaga on Tuesday night at Or...
    Updated Mar 10 2015 11:45 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougs chasing first conference tournament title since 2001
    Do you believe in omens? The calendar read March 10, 2001 the last time BYU won a conference tournament basketball championship. The Cougars defeated...
    Updated Mar 10 2015 12:48 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars rip through Portland to set up rematch with Zags
    The rubber match is set. Eleven days after stunning No. 3-ranked Gonzaga on its home floor to snap the Zags’ 41-game home winning streak, the Cougars...
    Updated Mar 10 2015 01:12 am   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars emphasizing rebounding against towering Portland
    Greetings from Las Vegas, everyone. Monday is a huge day for both BYU basketball programs in the West Coast Conference tournament semifinals at Orlea...
    Updated Mar 09 2015 12:59 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougs don’t want Gonzaga win to be highlight of season
    It has been a season of overcoming challenges for the BYU basketball team, and coach Dave Rose says the next one might be the biggest of them all. Ro...
    Updated Mar 04 2015 06:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU player who threw sucker punches in brawl says he called Memphis coach, apologized
    The BYU football player whose actions became the focal point of the brawl with Memphis players after the Miami Beach Bowl last December said he has ca...
    Updated Mar 04 2015 04:50 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Notes and quotes from first spring camp practice
    Winter has finally arrived on the Wasatch Front, which means the BYU Cougars practiced in the Indoor Practice Facility on Monday as 2015 spring camp g...
    Updated Mar 02 2015 04:18 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Collinsworth honored by WCC, Cougs get some poll votes
    Only two players were nominated for the West Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week award after last week’s action, perhaps a sign that ...
    Updated Mar 02 2015 03:18 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars savor historic win, turn attention to WCC tourney
    A season of bad breaks — unfortunate bounces, close losses and untimely injuries — turned around in a hurry for the BYU basketball team on Saturday ni...
    Updated Mar 01 2015 10:27 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougs beat a top-3 team for first time since 1981
    BYU coach Dave Rose wasn’t biting. I asked the 10-year head coach — who just signed a new five-year deal — where Saturday night’s 73-70 win over No. ...
    Updated Mar 01 2015 02:06 am   |     |   Share
    BYU AD Holmoe enjoying rookie year on NCAA Selection Committee
    Athletic director Tom Holmoe was in Indianapolis as a first-year member of the NCAA Tournament Men’s Basketball Selection Committee two weeks ago when...
    Updated Feb 26 2015 02:57 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: More on Bartley’s late-season emergence
    The Cougars will need big games from stars Tyler Haws and Kyle Collinsworth tonight and solid outings from their bigs — Corbin Kaufusi, Luke Worthingt...
    Updated Feb 26 2015 11:27 am   |     |   Share
    BYU basketball: Cougars return to site of excruciating 3OT loss
    As I noted in my BYU basketball notebook today, it is kind of ironic that Tyler Haws will likely break the school’s all-time scoring record on Thursda...
    Updated Feb 25 2015 02:09 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU intent on getting into a P-5 conference in near future, AD says
    Last summer, BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall didn’t mince words when talking to a reporter from the Austin (Texas) American-Statesman about how m...
    Updated Feb 25 2015 10:46 am   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Holmoe still solidly in Bronco’s corner
    As you’ve probably already noticed if you follow me on Twitter, BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe sat down with reporters who cover the school’s sports...
    Updated Feb 24 2015 04:36 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU’s Hamson signs WNBA contract with L.A. Sparks
    One of the greatest all-around athletes in BYU sports history, if not the greatest, has made her decision. Jennifer Hamson will try her hand at profe...
    Updated Feb 24 2015 09:48 am   |     |   Share