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Getting to Know: Briana Pearson

Gymnastics Blog | Mar 17, 2017 - Posted by Kristen Kerr at 12:04 pm | Updated: March 17, 2017 12:09 pm | Permalink

Briana Pearson, freshman

What is your favorite app?
Instragram.

What is your favorite place you’ve traveled to?
Hawaii.

What are you secretly good at?
Memorizing song lyrics (rapping).

What did you want to be when you grew up?
A lawyer.

What are two things you must have on road trips?
My best friends and the aux.

Mavericks defeat Cougars 105-89 in first round of NIT

Men's Basketball Blog | Mar 15, 2017 - Posted by Andrew Cook at 11:13 pm | Permalink

UT Arlington opened the second half with two scores to extend the lead to 12 and BYU trailed 67-56. TJ Haws sank a 3-pointer at the 18:02 mark for the Cougars' first score of the half to cut the lead down to nine. The Mavericks went on a 7-1 run before Eric Mika sank a pair of free throws and the Mavericks held a 76-65 lead at the 13:32 mark.

Mavericks lead Cougars 62-55 in high-scoring NIT first half

Men's Basketball Blog | Mar 15, 2017 - Posted by Andrew Cook at 10:05 pm | Permalink

After UT Arlington opened the game with a 5-0 run, Eric Mika knocked down a jumper to start the scoring for BYU. A jumper by Davin Guinn and two baskets from Yoeli Childs kept the Cougars within striking distance and UTA built a 13-8 lead with 17:16 remaining in the half.

Getting to Know: Brittni Hawes and assistant coach Brogan Evanson

Gymnastics Blog | Mar 15, 2017 - Posted by Kristen Kerr at 10:53 am | Updated: March 15, 2017 11:06 am | Permalink

Brittni Hawes, redshirt junior

Who is your celebrity lookalike?
Shailene Woodley.

What are two things you must have on road trips?
Water and music.

What did you want to be when you grew up?
Obstetrician.

What is your favorite/the most interesting class you’ve taken at BYU?
Mind, Body, Health from Professor Cougar Hall.

Wrap-up of day one at NCAA Indoor Championships

Women's Track & Field Blog | Mar 10, 2017 - Posted by Caitlan Wrubell at 10:13 pm | Permalink

Day one of the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships is in the books for the BYU men's and women's teams. 

Wrap-up of day one at NCAA Indoor Championships

Men's Track & Field Blog | Mar 10, 2017 - Posted by Caitlan Wrubell at 9:43 pm | Updated: March 10, 2017 10:13 pm | Permalink

Day one of the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships is in the books for the BYU men's and women's teams. 

Bull named Madness WCC Softball Player of the Week

Softball Blog | Mar 07, 2017 - Posted by Kimberlie Haner at 11:21 am | Updated: March 7, 2017 11:29 am | Permalink

Picking up another honor this week, McKenna Bull was named the Madness West Coast Conference Softball Player of the Week following her record-breaking performance at the San Diego Classic I last week.

Williams and Langi to participate in NFL Scouting Combine

Football Blog | Mar 02, 2017 - Posted by Kenny Cox at 11:09 am | Updated: March 3, 2017 9:58 am | Permalink

Former BYU running back Jamaal Williams and linebacker/defensive lineman Harvey Langi are both participating in the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine this week in Indianapolis.

The NFL Scouting Combine is a vital event in the path to the draft. More than 300 prospects will participate in the 2017 NFL Combine in their quest to get drafted and continue their football careers at the next level.

Getting to Know: Hannah Miller

Gymnastics Blog | Mar 01, 2017 - Posted by Kristen Kerr at 11:16 am | Updated: March 1, 2017 11:19 am | Permalink

Hannah Miller, freshman

What is your favorite app?
Twitter.

What is your favorite movie?
“World War Z.”

If you could have a walk-up song, what would it be?
“Power” by Kanye West.

What is the most embarrassing song on your iPod?
Hannah Montana theme song.

What are you secretly good at?
Dancing.

Conluding day one of MSPF Championships

Women's Track & Field Blog | Feb 24, 2017 - Posted by Caitlan Wrubell at 10:57 pm | Permalink

In the women's 5000 meter run, Laura Young recorded a new personal record of 16:15.66 as she took sixth overall. Alice Jensen likewise set a new personal record, finishing in 16:45.35 and in 12th overall. Yesenia Silva came in 19th overall with a time of 16:51.37.