Women hoopsters battle Utah State in Logan Monday night

(Photo by BYU Photo/Marcos Escalona)

PROVO, Utah —  With a four-game win streak, BYU women’s basketball (7-3) plays one more game before starting conference play. The Cougars take a short trip to Logan to play Utah State (3-7) on Monday, Dec. 22 at 7 p.m. The battle between the Cougars and Aggies can be heard live on BYU Radio, Sirius XM 143.

Utah State is the fourth team from the Mountain West Conference that BYU will play this year. The Cougars own a 3-0 mark against MWC schools entering the matchup with USU.

Football arrives in Miami

Football Blog | Dec 17, 2014 - Posted by at 10:50 pm | Updated: December 18, 2014 10:24 pm | Permalink

The BYU football team traveled to Miami Wednesday in advance of Monday's inaugural Miami Beach Bowl against the American Athletic Conference Champion Memphis Tigers. 

The Cougars practiced in Provo Wednesday morning before making the trek across the country to South Florida. They will conduct their first practice in Miami on Thursday morning before the Beach Bowl Welcome Bash late Thursday afternoon officially welcomes both the BYU and Memphis teams to Miami. 

Boswell takes Elite 89 award for academic achievements

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Sophomore middle blocker Amy Boswell was honored with the Elite 89 award for women's volleyball, the NCAA announced Wednesday.

Women's volleyball fields Final Four media questions

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COACH OLMSTEAD: First and foremost I want to thank everybody here in Oklahoma City, all the employees of this outstanding stadium, thanks for being here today, yesterday, the day before, last week, month, whatever is needed to prepare for this outstanding event.

Women's volleyball prepares for national semifinal match against No. 2 Texas

Women's Volleyball Blog | Dec 17, 2014 - Posted by Royce Hinton at 12:08 pm | Updated: December 17, 2014 7:38 pm | Permalink

BYU women's volleyball traveled to Oklahoma City yesterday in preparation for its national semifinal match against No. 2 Texas. The Cougars began the day meeting with the ESPN talent and having a photo shoot. The team then practiced in the unfamiliar Chesapeake Energy Arena for 90 minutes before heading off to a press conference.

Amos, Chambers receive NSCAA scholar awards

PROVO, Utah – Senior defender Annie Amos received NSCAA Scholar All-America Second Team honors on Wednesday. Amos and Sarah Chambers also received NSCAA Scholar All-West Region honors.

Amos, majoring in business finance with a 3.45 GPA, was named to the first team, while Chambers, a junior majoring in chemical engineering with a 3.91 GPA, earned honorable mention honors.

Koroma gets third true freshman team nod

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – BYU center Tejan Koroma earned his third national freshman award Wednesday, collecting Sporting News All-True Freshman honors.

Koroma has also been named to the 247 and the ESPN true freshman All-America teams.

Leslie has more than a degree in hand

Jordan Leslie will be the last BYU player to wear No. 9 in a game now that number has been retired for QB great Jim McMahon. (Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

This story was originially published in the BYU-Savannah State game program on November 22, 2014

Senior wide receiver Jordan Leslie is the ultimate dual-threat guy. The UTEP transfer finished his career as one of the all-time leading receivers in school history while also earning his mechanical engineering degree early.

Three Cougars receive All-America accolades

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) has named Jennifer Hamson, Alexa Gray and Amy Boswell Division I All-Americans, the associaton announced Wednesday.

BYU faces Memphis in Miami Beach Bowl

PROVO, Utah – BYU football heads to Miami Wednesday to prep for Monday's Miami Beach Bowl vs. Memphis, which is set to kick off at 2 p.m. EST.

ESPN will broadcast the game. A live radio broadcast is also available on the Cougar IMG Sports Network via byucougars.com, KSL 1160 AM/102.7 FM and the BYU Cougars app. Pregame radio coverage starts at noon EST.

BYUtv's coverage of the game launches with Countdown to Kickoff at 1 p.m. EST on BYUtv and byutvsports.com. A postgame show begins after the conclusion of the game.