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.

BYU brings No. 10 ranking into Notre Dame Invitational

Travis Fuller, Jonathan Nelson and Spencer Gardner lead the Cougars at the 2014 BYU Autumn Classic. (Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah -- Tenth-ranked BYU men’s cross country faces a field of ranked foes this Friday at the Notre Dame Invitational.

“This is an important meet for us,” head coach Ed Eyestone said. “In terms of picking up at-large points and measuring how we’re competing, it’s huge.”

Gray leads No. 10 Cougars past Pepperdine in three

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MALIBU, Calif. – Alexa Gray led No. 10 BYU women's volleyball to a three-set (25-17, 25-21, 25-20) victory against Pepperdine Tuesday night at Firestone Fieldhouse.

"I was impressed with our team's focus through some rough patches tonight," BYU head coach Shawn Olmstead said. "We have a long season ahead of us, so it's important to take a few things from each match."

Boom Shakalaka set for Oct. 17

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PROVO, Utah – Cougar fans, it’s time! The 2014-15 BYU basketball season is right around the corner and on Oct. 17, you’ll have the chance to see the Cougars in action at the second annual ‘Boom Shakalaka: The BYU Basketball Showcase.’

BYU, South Florida announce football series

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PROVO, Utah — Brigham Young University and the University of South Florida today announced the schools have agreed to a two-game football series beginning in 2021.

The Cougars and Bulls are scheduled to meet at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on Sept. 25, 2021 and at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Sept. 23, 2022.

Hatch wins WCC Player of the Week

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PROVO, Utah – BYU sophomore forward Ashley Hatch earned West Coast Conference Player of the Week honors for her three goal, two assist performance in the Cougars' two wins last week.

Hatch played a role in three of BYU's four goals against Denver on Thursday in a 4-1 victory. She scored the final two goals in a 3-0 win over SMU on Saturday night.

BYU starts WCC play on the road at San Diego

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PROVO, Utah – BYU women's soccer begins its conference schedule on Friday, Oct. 3 on the road at San Diego. The game kicks at 7:30 p.m. PDT and will be broadcast on TheW.tv.

The Cougars (6-3-2) are on a five-game winning streak and have scored three or more goals in each of the past three games. During that five-game stretch, BYU has shut out its opponents three times.

No. 18/19 BYU battles Utah State for Old Wagon Wheel

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PROVO, Utah–No. 18/19 BYU welcomes Utah State to LaVell Edwards Stadium for its annual October showdown Friday at 8:15 p.m. MDT. At stake is the Old Wagon Wheel, which the Cougars have won rights to display the last three years.

ESPN will broadcast the game live, with kickoff at 8:21 p.m. MDT. Fans can tune in for live coverage on the Cougar IMG Sports Network with Greg Wrubell, which can be found on Sirius XM 143, 1160 AM, 102.7 FM and BYUcougars.com. IMG's radio coverage will begin at 6 p.m. MDT.

No. 10 Cougars compete in three matches this week

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PROVO, Utah – No. 10 BYU women’s volleyball will travel to Pepperdine before finishing off the week with a pair of matches at home against San Francisco and Santa Clara.

The Cougars (11-2, 2-0 WCC) began West Coast Conference play last week with sweeps at home against Gonzaga and Portland.

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BYU football ranked No. 18 and No. 19 in national polls

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PROVO, Utah — BYU moved up two spots in the national rankings released Sunday, receiving a No. 18 ranking in the Associated Press Top 25 and a No. 19 placement in the USA Today Amway Coaches Poll. 

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