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BYU vs. Saint Mary's Audio on KSL

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 30, 2011 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 3:10 pm | Updated: January 3, 2012 3:20 pm | Permalink

Use the links below to listen to Mark Durrant and Russ Larson call the Saint Mary's game on KSL.

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Armed Forces Bowl Press Conference Transcript

Football Blog | Dec 29, 2011 - Posted by Kenny Cox at 3:21 pm | Updated: December 29, 2011 3:25 pm | Permalink
The following is a transcript from this morning's press conference in preparation for the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl including comments from head coach Bronco Mendenhall, Tulsa head coach Bill Blankenship and bowl executive director Brant Ringler.
 
TIM SIMMONS:  Good morning, everyone.  I'm Tim Simmons.  I handle the media operations for the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl.  Glad to have you here for our ninth annual press conference.

Journey into the unknown

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 28, 2011 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 6:01 pm | Updated: December 28, 2011 6:03 pm | Permalink

With the nonconference season nearly complete (a visit to Virginia Tech on Jan. 25 is the Cougars’ final nonconference game), BYU basketball will open conference play on Thursday at Saint Mary's at 8 p.m. PST on ESPN. While conference play is a normal part of every team’s season, it will be anything but normal for BYU as the Cougars are in their first season as members of the West Coast Conference.

Visiting Cook Children's Hospital

Football Blog | Dec 28, 2011 - Posted by Kenny Cox at 5:21 pm | Updated: December 28, 2011 5:42 pm | Permalink
Taking a break from the field and game preparation, players from BYU and Tulsa visited Cook Children’s Hospital to visit some young patients and their families.
 
Several children in the hospital and their families, including patients with cancer, recovering from surgeries or other illnesses were thrilled to get personal visits from the team as well as BYU’s cheerleaders and Cosmo.
 
Players had a few hours of free time and several made the trip out to the hospital to spend their time with the kids.

BYU Anxious To Get Back On The Field

Football Blog | Dec 28, 2011 - Posted by Kenny Cox at 4:59 pm | Updated: December 28, 2011 9:54 pm | Permalink
On a breezy, crisp afternoon, the BYU football team took to the field at Burleson Centennial High School for their last official practice in preparation for the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl.
 
BYU used up the afternoon with mostly team sessions, doing plenty of live work to get tuned up. The Cougars will conduct a final walk-through Thursday afternoon before facing Tulsa on Friday.
 
“The team has been consistent.

BYU vs. Cal State San Marcos Audio on KSL

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 28, 2011 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 2:57 pm | Updated: January 3, 2012 3:21 pm | Permalink

Use the links below to listen to Greg Wrubell and Mark Durrant call the Cal State San Marcos game on KSL.

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BYU vs. UC Santa Barbara Audio on KSL

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 24, 2011 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 10:57 am | Permalink

Use the links below to listen to Greg Wrubell and Mark Durrant call the UC Santa Barbara game on KSL.

Pregame Show

Jimmer in the preseason

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 21, 2011 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 2:36 pm | Permalink

Jimmer Fredette and the Sacramento Kings completed their preseason play last night with a win over Golden State. In the first game, Fredette posted a team-high 21 points while shooting 7 of 11 from the field and 4 of 6 from three. He also added four rebounds, four assists and one steal.

BYU vs. Buffalo Audio on KSL

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 21, 2011 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 12:45 pm | Updated: December 24, 2011 10:58 am | Permalink

Use the links below to listen to Greg Wrubell and Mark Durrant call the Buffalo game on KSL.

Pregame Show

Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl Goes Green

Football Blog | Dec 20, 2011 - Posted by at 12:43 pm | Permalink

This season the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl and ESPN are upping sustainability efforts to increase awareness and educate fans and participating teams about the steps necessary for a green future.