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Decathlon comes to an end at Texas Relays

Men's Track & Field Blog | Mar 30, 2017 - Posted by Taylor Brown at 10:10 pm | Permalink

After competing in two days of events, Kevin Nielsen finished No. 5 overall in the decathlon at the Texas Relays. Jackson Walker also competed but did not compete in the final events of the competition. 

Decathlon comes to an end at Texas Relays

Women's Track & Field Blog | Mar 30, 2017 - Posted by Taylor Brown at 9:07 pm | Updated: March 30, 2017 10:09 pm | Permalink

After competing in two days of events, Kevin Nielsen finished No. 5 overall in the decathlon at the Texas Relays. Jackson Walker also competed but did not compete in the final events of the competition. 

Getting to Know: Marielle Mitchell and Helody Cyrenne

Gymnastics Blog | Mar 29, 2017 - Posted by Kristen Kerr at 2:34 pm | Updated: March 29, 2017 3:20 pm | Permalink

Marielle Mitchell, redshirt freshman

What is your favorite movie?
“The Proposal.”

What are two things you must have on road trips?
Fruit snacks and movies.

Getting to Know: Kyleigh Greenlief and Emily Cannon

Gymnastics Blog | Mar 27, 2017 - Posted by Kristen Kerr at 1:35 pm | Updated: March 27, 2017 1:58 pm | Permalink

Kyleigh Greenlief, redshirt junior

What is your favorite movie?
“The Help.”

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

If you could have a walk-up song, what would it be?
“Party Up” by DMX.

March Baseball Blog

Baseball Blog | Mar 20, 2017 - Posted by Ralph R. Zobell at 1:10 pm | Permalink

FACEBOOK FOLLOWERS:  Thanks to Tuckett Slade, director of BYU baseball operations, the Cougars have the ability to stream on Facebook Live when no other live video is available.  Consequently, Facebook audiences for BYU’s games at Georgia State, and at Stockton and Bakersfield, California have tuned in to watch from far away places.  Among those locales are New Zealand; Magrath, Alberta, Canada; Florida; Iowa; Cleveland and Las Vegas; Great Falls, Virginia; Whitehall, Arkansas; Tucson, Arizona; Barstow and C

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.