No. 9 BYU rolls past Aggies with record-setting block performance

Amy Boswell set a new BYU rally-scoring era record with six solo blocks. (Photo by Savanna Sorensen/BYU Photo)

LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- A record-setting block performance led No. 9 BYU women's volleyball past New Mexico State in a 3-0 (25-16, 25-19, 25-21) win Saturday afternoon at the Pan American Center.

"I was impressed with the fight in this group," BYU head coach Shawn Olmstead said. "We weren't very good offensively, but our defense was unreal. Alohi (Robins-Hardy) did great at sparking our team when we were down. This was a good, tough win."

Harrison leads BYU to second place at Autumn Classic

BYU women started strong and finished second overall at the 2014 BYU Autumn Classic (Photo by BYU Photo/Todd Wakefield)

PROVO, Utah – Andrea Nelson Harrison finished first overall and led BYU women’s cross country to a second place team finish at the 2014 BYU Autumn Classic at the Clarence F. Robison Track and Field Complex.

“I feel really good about everything,” said Harrison, the senior from Spokane, Washington. “I went in to the race wanting to win it, so I had that mindset from the start and I felt strong the whole race.”

Gardner leads Cougars to Autumn Classic win

Travis Fuller, Jonathan Nelson, Conner Peloquin and Spencer Gardner lead the way for BYU at the 2014 BYU Autumn Classic (Photo by Todd Wakefield/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – Spencer Gardner of BYU finished first among attached runners, as the Cougars cruised to a win in the 2014 BYU Autumn Classic.

The Springville senior's time of  20:21.0 set the pace for BYU, who held off UCLA, Weber State and Idaho State on the 4-mile course at BYU's Clarence F. Robison Track and Field Complex on Saturday.

Gray and No. 9 Cougars cruise past UTEP

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EL PASO, Texas -- Alexa Gray led No. 9 BYU women's volleyball past UTEP in straight sets (25-17, 25-6, 25-16) Friday evening at Memorial Gym.

Cougars Beat Houston

BYU set a 3-0 season with a 33-25 win over Houston at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Jamaal Williams also shares how much of an honor it was to play on September 11.

No. 9 Cougars upset by No. 14 Colorado State on neutral court

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- No. 9 BYU women's volleyball fell 3-1 (23-25, 25-23, 25-20, 28-26) to No. 14 Colorado State in Las Cruces Friday morning.

Hill and Williams lead effort as No. 25 BYU tops Houston 33-25

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PROVO, Utah – Juniors Taysom Hill and Jamaal Williams combined for a gritty ground attack in No. 25 BYU’s 33-25 victory against Houston in the 2014 home opener Thursday at LaVell Edwards Stadium.
 

Cougars fall short against Tigers

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PROVO, Utah – BYU women's soccer outshot Louisiana State University but came up a goal short in a 4-3 loss on Thursday night on South Field.

“I thought we made a step forward for sure,” BYU soccer coach Jennifer Rockwood said. “Obviously, it’s difficult to lose, but we try to take the positives and we played pretty good soccer tonight. We gave up four goals, which we should never do, but overall I think we made a step in the right direction.”

BYU cross country to host Autumn Classic

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PROVO­, Utah – Optimism abounds within the BYU women’s cross country program as it looks to build off a strong offseason and show well at the BYU Autumn Classic this Saturday.