Tweets from BYU Football Media Day

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We've compiled some of the best Tweets from BYU Football Media Day at the BYU Broadcasting Building. Check back throughout the day for more from the three live shows, live webchats and more.

 

 

 

Colton Shaver invited to Home Run Derby in Omaha

Colton Shaver of BYU will be competing in the TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby in Omaha, Neb., on ESPN on July 2 at 7:30 p.m. CT. (Photo by BYU Photo/Mark Philbrick)

OMAHA, Neb. (June 23, 2015) – TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NYSE: AMTD) is pleased to announce Colton Shaver of Brigham Young University will participate in the sixth annual TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby.

The event will be shown live from TD Ameritrade Park here on ESPN on July 2 at 7:30 p.m. CT.

Finding balance: How coaches juggle demands of career and fatherhood

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Finding balance: How coaches juggle demands of career and fatherhood

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Heather Olmstead named women’s volleyball head coach at BYU

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PROVO, Utah — Brigham Young University director of athletics Tom Holmoe today announced the appointment of Heather Olmstead as the new women’s volleyball head coach at BYU. She takes over from Shawn Olmstead, who guided the program from 2011-14.

Shawn Olmstead named men’s volleyball head coach at BYU

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PROVO, Utah — Brigham Young University director of athletics Tom Holmoe today announced the appointment of Shawn Olmstead as the new men’s volleyball head coach at BYU. He takes over from Chris McGown, who served as the coach of the Cougars from 2012-15.

Olmstead has been the women’s volleyball head coach at BYU since 2011. In four seasons he led the Cougars to a combined 103-25 record and three trips to the round of 16 at the NCAA Championships, including a national runner-up finish in 2014.

BYU Football Media Day on Wednesday

PROVO, Utah – In preparation for the 2015 season, BYU will host its fifth annual Football Media Day on Wednesday, June 24, at the BYU Broadcasting Building.

Austin to return for 2015-16 season

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PROVO, Utah – BYU forward Nate Austin has been granted a medical hardship waiver from the West Coast Conference and will be eligible for a fifth season.

“Having Nate back for this season will be a big boost for our team,” BYU coach Dave Rose said. “His experience will help us on both ends of the floor. Nate brings great enthusiasm and leadership so we’re excited to have him back.”

2014-15 BYU sports year in review

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Walker and 4x400 team fifth, Flint 10th at NCAA Championships

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EUGENE, Oregon – Shaquille Walker took fifth in the 800 meters and Steve Flint placed 10th in the 3,000m steeplechase at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Friday night.

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