BYU football concludes spring ball with alumni day

Senior linebacker Harvey Langi leads the team in singing the Cougar Fight Song with BYU football alumni following Friday's practice at LaVell Edwards Stadium. (Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

BYU football concluded its spring football practices Friday with its annual Alumni Day. 

Former players along with their families watched practice at LaVell Edwards Stadium prior to lunch with the team at the outdoor practice field. Activities continued throughout the afternoon, includling the opportunity to hear from Coach Sitake. Alumni spanning various eras from as early as 1960 to as recent as 2015 were in attendance. 

Lund has huge night for an 8-2 win by No. 24 BYU at Portland

Brennon Lund had a homer, three triples and a stolen base in an 8-2 win by No. 24 BYU at Portland on Thursday (Photo by BYU Photo/Mark Philbrick)

PORTLAND, Oregon (March 31, 2016)—Brennon Lund belted three doubles and a leadoff home run Thursday night to pace No. 24 BYU baseball in an 8-2 victory over Portland.

Lund went 4-for-5 on the evening, just a double shy of tying the school record, as he scored three runs to lead the Cougars to a 21-3 overall record and 5-2 record in the West Coast Conference. That WCC mark gives BYU a half-game lead over Saint Mary's for first place in league standings.

Taylor, Brooks and Routson all earn MPSF honors

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

PROVO, Utah – Jake Taylor was named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimmer of the Year while head coach John Brooks and head diving coach Tyce Routson were named swim and dive Coaches of the Year for the 2015-2016 season.


BYU, Baylor announce a two-game football series

BYU and Baylor announce a two-game football series for 2021 and 2022.

PROVO, Utah — Brigham Young University and Baylor University today announced the schools have agreed to a home-and-home football series for the 2021 and 2022 seasons. The Cougars and Bears are scheduled to play at McLane Stadium in Waco, Texas, in 2021, with the second game of the series set for LaVell Edwards Stadium in 2022.

BYU celebrates annual Y Awards

Y Awards Alexa Gray (Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – BYU Athletics celebrated a year of athletic and academic success at the 2016 Y Awards ceremony held Wednesday, March 30, 2016, at the Marriott Center.

Eighteen student-athletes, two coaches and four teams were honored as part of this year’s Y Awards. Among the honorees were women’s All-American volleyball player Alexa Gray, named Female Athlete of the Year; as well as men’s track All-American Shaquille Walker, who was named Male Athlete of the Year.

Rockwell 2016 Graduation

Collinsworth receives AP All-America honorable mention

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – For the second-straight season, BYU senior guard Kyle Collinsworth has received AP All-America honorable mention, the Associated Press announced Tuesday. 

Collinsworth has led the Cougars to a 26-10 record and a trip to NIT semifinals in Madison Square Garden. BYU takes on Valparaiso tonight at 7 p.m. EDT. The Provo, Utah, native has also been named the West Coast Conference Player of the Year, USBWA and NABC All-District and first-team All-High Major by College Sports Madness.

Rydalch named All-American, invited to 3-point competition at Final Four

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PROVO, Utah— Senior guard Lexi Eaton Rydalch has been named Associated Press Women’s Basketball All-America Honorable Mention. This is the second straight honor for Rydalch by the Associated Press.