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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)
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.

Mika named a candidate for the for 2017 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today that BYU sophomore Eric Mika has been named one of 20 watch list members for the 2017 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award. Named after Hall of Famer and three-time NCAA Champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the annual honor in its third year recognizes the top centers in men’s college basketball.

Turnovers not enough for BYU to overcome No. 14 Boise State

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BOISE, Idaho – Despite the defense forcing five turnovers, BYU football’s comeback effort fell short 28-27 at No. 14 Boise State on Thursday night.

In the final drive of the game, BYU attempted a 44-yard field goal for the win but Rhett Almond’s attempt on second down was blocked. The Cougars recovered the blocked kick to try to win the game. Taysom Hill threw the ball into the end zone on a final attempt but it went incomplete as time expired.

Haddock's double-double helps BYU sweep Pepperdine, 3-0

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PROVO, Utah – Lyndie Haddock’s third consecutive double-double helped No. 16 BYU women’s volleyball sweep Pepperdine (25-14, 25-12, 25-20) Thursday night at the Smith Fieldhouse.

Mitchell Juergens named a Wuerffel Trophy nominee

Football Blog | Oct 20, 2016 - Posted by Kimberlie Haner at 7:51 pm | Updated: October 21, 2016 12:56 pm | Permalink

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. – Senior wide receiver Mitchell Juergens was named a nominee for the Wuerffel Trophy on Thursday, representing BYU football for the prestigious award.

Viewing Options: BYU at No. 14 Boise State

Football Blog | Oct 20, 2016 - Posted by Kimberlie Haner at 11:29 am | Updated: October 20, 2016 4:31 pm | Permalink

BYU is back on the road to face No. 14 Boise State at Albertsons Stadium tonight at 8:15 p.m. MDT.

The game will be televised live nationally on ESPN. It will also be streamed online on or with the WatchESPN app.

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Hatch gets cap with US Women's National Team

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SANDY, Utah – BYU senior forward Ashley Hatch earned her first U.S. Women's National Team cap on Wednesday night, subbing in during a 4-0 American win over Switzerland at Rio Tinto Stadium.

"It was the best night of my life," Hatch said. "One I'll never forget."

Hatch entered the game in the 75th minute, replacing midfielder Tobin Heath—a fixture in recent years on the national team.

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Women’s hoops holds photo and media day

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PROVO, Utah— The BYU women’s basketball team members met with reporters Wednesday morning in the Marriott Center at its annual media and photo day.

Head coach Jeff Judkins and players talked with the media about the upcoming basketball season and the team’s goals for the year.



Williams named to SI's 2016 Midseason All-America Second Team

Football Blog | Oct 19, 2016 - Posted by Kimberlie Haner at 11:49 am | Updated: October 19, 2016 11:57 am | Permalink

At the midpoint of the 2016 season, Sports Illustrated named senior running back Jamaal Williams its 2016 Midseason All-America Second Team.

Williams has had a dominant season so far with 942 rushing yards and 10 rushing touchdowns. Nobody else on the team has more than four touchdowns. He leads the team in all-purpose yards with 1,022, averaging 146 yards per game.