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Riley Nelson receives fourth FBS Independent Player of the Week honor

Riley Nelson set career highs at Hawaii in completing 25 of 37 passes for 363 yards, while his three touchdown passes tied a career best. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)
FOOTBALL BOWL SUBDIVISION INDEPENDENT PLAYERS OF THE WEEK NAMED
 
BYU quarterback Riley Nelson, Navy linebacker Matt Warrick and Navy placekicker Jon Teague have been named FBS Independent Players of the Week, for games from Nov. 26 through Dec.

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Schneemann Defensive player of Year; Larsen & Shaver 1st team All-WCC

Daniel Schneemann was the WCC Defensive Player of the Year and Bronson Larsen and Colton Shaver were named All-WCC First Team. (Photo by BYU Photo)

SAN BRUNO, California--Shortstop Daniel Schneemann is the West Coast Conference Defensive Player of the Year and two of his BYU teammates were named to the First Team.

Cougars set to compete at NCAA West Preliminaries this weekend

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PROVO, Utah – With a total of 46 qualifying athletes, BYU track and field heads to the 2017 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field West Preliminaries in Austin, Texas, this weekend.

“When you go into the preliminaries, it’s a celebration of those athletes who made it, but first and foremost, the goal is to advance to the national meet in Eugene, Oregon, by finishing in the top 12,” BYU head coach Ed Eyestone said. “The secondary goal is to improve on your position coming in and move up.”

White named WGCA Honorable Mention All-America

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PROVO, Utah — Senior Alexandra White was named an honorable mention All-American, the Women’s Golf Coaches Association announced on Tuesday.

White finished her BYU career at the NCAA Division I Golf Championships, representing the Cougars as an individual competitor. She tied for 14th and shot +9 through three rounds of stroke play at Rich Harvest Farms.  

Jauhiainen to play for Finland's national team

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KARLOVY VARY, Czech Republic – Current BYU men's volleyball middle blocker Miki Jauhiainen has been selected to play for the 2017 Finnish National Team this summer. 

Jauhiainen will join 14 teammates in trying to advance Finland to the final round of next year's FIVB Men's Volleyball World Championship in Italy and Bulgaria.

BYU’s Errol Seaver named National Video Coordinator of the Year

BYU's Errol Seaver presented the 2017 Bob Matey Award by (left-right) CSVA President Christopher Luke, Director of Football Video and Technology at the University of North Carolina, and 2016 Bob Matey Award winner Joe Harrington, Sports Technology Coordinator at the University of Tennessee.

PROVO, Utah — The Collegiate Sports Video Association has named BYU’s Errol Seaver the 2017 Bob Matey National Video Coordinator of the Year.

White records top-20 finish at NCAA Championships

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SUGAR GROVE, Ill. — Alexandra White fired a 74 in the third round of the 2017 NCAA Division I Golf Championships on Monday to record a 14th-place individual finish in her final tournament as a Cougar.

"I am so proud and impressed with Alex and her play this week," BYU head coach Carrie Roberts said. "The conditions were extremely difficult and she was so tough. She managed herself and the golf course very well. It was a great way to end her career."

No. 27 LMU is foe in WCC tourney on Thursday

Hale is one of five Cougars named honorable mention to the All-WCC Academic and is ranked No. 16 in the NCAA for runs per game at 1.12 and No. 17 in slugging percentage at .681. (Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

No. 27 Loyola Marymount is BYU baseball’s foe in Thursday’s opening round of the West Coast Conference Tournament at Stockton, California.

BYU (33-18) won a second-consecutive tri-championship title, tying with LMU and Gonzaga with 20-7 league marks. The trio is joined by Saint Mary’s College in this week’s WCC tourney, with the winner getting the automatic berth for next week’s NCAA Tournament.

Koroma named to Rimington Trophy Watch List

NEW YORK - The Rimington Trophy Committee has named BYU center Tejan Koroma to its 2017 spring watch list released on Monday.

With his selection, Koroma becomes a three-time watch list honoree for the Rimington Trophy, which recognizes the most outstanding center in college football.