Men's Basketball Blog

CBSSports.com and Rivals.com Coverage

Oct 27, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 4:30 pm | Updated: May 2, 2011 3:35 pm | Permalink

More preseason predictions and rankings have been released.

Gary Parrish of CBSSports.com ranked BYU sixth among schools not from a non-BCS conference. He names Fredette the best among all teams from the non-BCS programs. He also blogged about his interview with Fredette.

Steve Megargee of Rivals.com ranks the Mountain West Conference as the seventh best in the nation. He picked BYU to finish second, named Jimmer Fredette and Jackson Emery the best backcourt in the league and Fredette the preseason player of the year. He also selected Emery as the league's most underrated player.

Preseason Rankings, Previews and Top Assistants

Oct 13, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 7:31 pm | Permalink

Thomas Emerick from AOL Fanhouse wrote a nice preview for the upcoming 2010-11 season. Check it out here.

Jeff Goodman of Fox Sports released his preseason top 25 and has the Cougars at No. 25.

Goodman also ranked the top assistants in the Mountain West and listed BYU's Dave Rice at the top.

Plaisted Invited to 76ers Training Camp

Sep 14, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 7:19 pm | Permalink

Former Cougar big man Trent Plaisted has been added to the training camp roster for the Philadelphia 76ers. Read more here.

Yahoo! Sports on BYU's Move to the WCC

Sep 02, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 4:50 pm | Permalink

Jason King of Yahoo! Sports analyzes BYU's move to the West Coast Conference and the opportunity to broadcast games on ESPN and BYUtv starting in the 2011-12 season.

SI.com Looks at the Cougars

Aug 26, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 2:25 pm | Permalink

Andy Glockner of SI.com previews the Cougars as the 2010-11 season approaches.

Vitale Has Cougars at No. 25

Jun 17, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 5:15 pm | Permalink

It's early but national media are making their early picks for the preseason rankings. ESPN's Dick Vitale has BYU ranked No. 25. CLICK HERE to see the complete rankings.

Filling it Up on the Road

Feb 18, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 4:56 pm | Updated: May 2, 2011 3:35 pm | Permalink

Junior guard Jimmer Fredette has been filling it up on the road, averaging 26.3 points in 10 true road games. According to an ESPN.com blog, he leads the nation in scoring in true road games. Check out the link.

Power Rankings Update: 2/18/10

Feb 18, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 4:51 pm | Permalink

ESPN.com has updated its Power Rankings and has the Cougars sitting at No. 14. Check out the link below.

ESPN.com Power Rankings

Rose Featured in USA Today

Feb 18, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 4:46 pm | Permalink

BYU head coach Dave Rose was featured in USA Today. Click here to read the article by Marlen Garcia.

Power Rankings Update

Feb 04, 2010 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 11:39 am | Permalink

ESPN.com and SI.com have updated their Power Rankings and both have the Cougars sitting at No. 11. Check out the links below.

ESPN.com Power Rankings

SI.com Power Rankings