Three Cougars in NBA Summer League

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Former BYU men’s basketball players Kyle Collinsworth, Brandon Davies and Jimmer Fredette are competing in the 2016 NBA Summer League.

Davies, top 15 at BYU in career points, rebounds, blocks and steals, is playing with the Detroit Pistons in Orlando and made his first appearance on Tuesday, July 5, against the Indiana Pacers. In the 80-76 victory, Davies posted three points, five rebounds, one assist and one steal in 11 minutes. Davies has two years experience in the NBA and played in France in 2015-16.

Road starts in Wareham for Colton Shaver

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Jonny Linehan named to 2016 Ray Guy Award watch list

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta Sports Council has named BYU senior punter Jonny Linehan to the pre-season watch list for the 2016 Ray Guy Award, which honors the nation’s top collegiate punter. 

Olmstead and Team USA advance to semis after undefeated pool play

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic – BYU women’s volleyball head coach Heather Olmstead helped the U.S. Women’s National Team go undefeated in pool play Wednesday, automatically advancing the squad to the semis of the 2016 Pan American Cup.

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With Ty Detmer in coaching role, BYU sees past and future

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Cougars compete in U.S. Olympic Team Trials over the weekend

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EUGENE, Oregon – Former Cougars Shaquille Walker and Rena Chesser and current junior Shea Collinsworth competed over the weekend in the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials held in Eugene, Oregon.

Bravo to play with Team Mexico for third year

Softball Blog | Jul 05, 2016 - Posted by Kimberlie Haner at 11:07 am | Updated: July 5, 2016 11:13 am | Permalink

For the third year in a row, Gordy Bravo will play for the Mexican National Team this summer, playing in two tournaments in July.

From July 5-10, Bravo and Team Mexico will participate in the U.S. World Cup of Softball XI in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Mexico will face off against China, USA, Japan, Czech Republic, Canada and New Zealand.

Taysom Hill named to 2016 Maxwell Award watch list

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PHILADELPHIA - BYU senior quarterback Taysom Hill was named to the watch list for the 80th annual Maxwell Award by the Maxwell Football Club on Tuesday.

The Maxwell Award, named in honor of Robert W. "Tiny" Maxwell, has been given to America's College Player of the Year since 1937. Maxwell's contributions to the game of football were extensive, including time as a player, a sportswriter and an official.

Sorenson advanced to semifinals, but not finals of 50 free

Payton Sorenson won his 50 freestyle heat in the morning prelims to advance to the evening semifinals, but missed qualifying for the finals at the U.S. Olympic Trials. (Photo by John Brooks)

OMAHA, Nebraska (July 1, 2016)-All-American Payton Sorenson of BYU swim and dive just missed advancing Friday to the finals in the 50 freestyle at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials.

The sophomore from Arizona won his heat in the morning preliminaries with a time of 22.29 which placed him 10th in qualifying for the evening semifinals where he clocked a 22.37 for 13th place. The top eight eight swimmers advance to Friday's finals.

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