2016-17 Men's Basketball Quick Facts | The Official Site of BYU Athletics

2016-17 Men's Basketball Quick Facts

University

  • Location: Provo, Utah 84602 
  • Elevation: 4,553 feet 
  • Enrollment: 33,360 (Daytime)
  • Founded: October 16, 1875 
  • Owned: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Nickname: Cougars
  • Mascot: Cosmo
  • Colors: Blue and White
  • Conference: West Coast Conference
  • President: Kevin J Worthen (BYU, 1979) 
  • Athletic Director: Tom Holmoe (BYU, 1983) 
  • Athletic Website: BYUcougars.com 
  • Tickets: 422-BYU1 or 1-800-322-BYU1 

BYU Coaching Staff

  • Head Coach: Dave Rose 
  • Alma Mater (year): Houston (1983) 
  • Record at School (years): 283-99 (12th year) 
  • Career Division I Record (years): same
  • Office phone for head coach: Call SID 
  • Best time/day to reach coach: Call SID
  • Basketball Office Fax: (801) 422-5965 
  • Associate Head Coach: Tim LaComb (Utah, 2006)
  • Assistant Head Coach: Terry Nashif (BYU, 2005)
  • Assistant Coach: Quincy Lewis (Wagner, 1993)
  • Director Of Basketball Operations: Andrew May (BYU, 2010)

BYU Team Information

  • 2015-16 Overall Record: 26-11
  • Conference Record/Finish: 13-5 (3rd West Coast Conference) 
  • 2016 Postseason: (3-1) Lost, NIT Semifinals (Madison Square Garden) vs. Valparaiso, 70-72
  • 2016 Final National Ranking: NR/NR
  • Starters Returning/Lost: 4/2
  • Lettermen Returning/Lost: 7/7
  • Newcomers: 1

Program History

  • First Year of Basketball: 1903
  • Overall All-Time Record: 1764-1059 (.625)
  • Winning Seasons: 89 (last 2015-16)
  • Conference Championships: 29 (last 2011)
  • Postseason Appearances (record): 41 (33-42)
  • Total NCAA Appearances (record): 29 (15-32)
  • Last NCAA Appearance: 2015
  • Result: (0-1) lost 94-90 in the First Round vs. Ole Miss in Dayton
  • Total NIT Appearances (Record): 12 (18-10)
  • Last NIT Appearance: 2016
  • Result: (3-1) lost 72-70 in the semifinals vs. Valparaiso in Madison Square Garden

BYU Athletic Communications

  • Basketball Media Relations Contact: Kyle Chilton 
  • Office Phone: (801) 422-4909 
  • Cell Phone: (801) 372-2080
  • Email: kyle_chilton@byu.edu
  • Associate AD Communications: Duff Tittle
  • Office Phone: (801) 422-8948
  • Cell Phone: (801) 372-4401
  • Email: duff_tittle@byu.edu
  • Athletic Communications Fax: (801) 422-0633
  • Mailing Address: 30 SFH, Provo, UT 84602-2239
  • Marriott Center Pressrow Phone: (801) 422-3675