BYU football gathers more attention

Football Blog | Oct 02, 2014 - Posted by McKay Perry at 2:20 pm | Updated: October 2, 2014 6:36 pm | Permalink
The day before gameday allows us to catch up with the news surrounding BYU football. In case you missed it, here's some noteworthy clips:
Pat Forde of Yahoo Sports said, "Taysom Hill has BYU undefeated.

Bronco On-The-Go Webisode 5

Greg Wrubell and Bronco Mendenhall sit down at Bam Bam's BBQ to talk about the bye week and the upcoming match up with in-state rival Utah State.

New site promotes BYU QB Taysom Hill

PROVO, Utah — BYU has launched a new website,, featuring junior quarterback Taysom Hill

One of the most talented and dynamic football players in the country, Hill is on numerous watch lists for national awards and has earned national praise and attention for his unique talents and strong performances while leading BYU to a 4-0 start to the 2014 season.

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

(Photo by Savanna Sorensen/BYU Photo)

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

(Photo by Blaine Pannell/BYU Creative Design)

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

(Photo by Dave Broberg/BYU Creative Design)

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

(Photo by Meagan Larsen/BYU Photo)

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

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

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

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

(Photo by BYU Photo)

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 IMG's radio coverage will begin at 6 p.m. MDT.