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2016-2017 Season Preview

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PROVO, Utah – Swim and dive teams of BYU are in the middle of the 2016-2017 season and are ready to take on more competition.

To prepare for the remainder of the season, the Cougars finish the year 2016 and start 2017 with a week's worth of training at LaJolla High School in California.

Conference play opens with Santa Clara in the Marriott Center

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BYU Game Notes

The Cougars return to action Thursday to host Santa Clara in the West Coast Conference opener for both teams at 7 p.m. MST in the Marriott Center. Thursday's game will be televised live on BYUtv and broadcast live on the Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM and BYU Radio – Sirius XM 143.

Men's Basketball - CSU Bakersfield Highlights

Highlights from BYU Men's Basketball win over CSU Bakersfield at the Marriott Center.

Cougars defeat Roadrunners, 81-71

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 22, 2016 - Posted by Kristen Kerr at 9:05 pm | Updated: December 22, 2016 9:06 pm | Permalink

Freshman Yoeli Childs scored nine of the Cougars’ first 16 second half points to give BYU a 63-45 lead with 11:33 on the clock. The Roadrunners reduced the Cougars’ 22-point lead to 10 points with 8:08 left to play.

BYU responded with successful trips to the charity stripe throughout the half, shooting 63.6 percent, and extended its lead to 14 points, 77-63, with 2:16 left.

BYU adds junior college offensive lineman John Taipe Vaka

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PROVO, Utah – BYU head football coach Kalani Sitake today announced the signing of junior college offensive lineman, John Taipe Vaka, out of Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, California.

Football - Poinsettia Bowl Highlights

Highlights from BYU Footballs win over Wyoming in the Poinsettia Bowl.

BYU holds off Wyoming for 24-21 Poinsettia Bowl win

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SAN DIEGO – On a rare wet and rainy night at Qualcomm Stadium, BYU capped off its 2016 season with a wild 24-21 win over Wyoming in the 2016 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl on Wednesday.

BYU (9-4) led 24-7 in the fourth quarter, but a furious Cowboy (8-6) comeback made it a thriller in the final minutes. Wyoming cut the advantage to 24-21 and had the ball at the Cougar 32-yard line with 1:22 to play before senior Kai Nacua picked off a pass heading near the end zone to end the final threat of a comeback.

Viewing Options: BYU vs. Wyoming

Football Blog | Dec 21, 2016 - Posted by Kimberlie Haner at 2:34 pm | Updated: December 21, 2016 2:53 pm | Permalink

BYU football plays Wyoming in the San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl tonight at 6 p.m. PST on ESPN in Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.

The game will be televised live on ESPN. It will also be streamed online on