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Chalk up upset over No. 21 Anteaters

Desmond Poulson ignited BYU's 6-3 upset over No. 21 UC Irvine, striking out five Anteaters. (Photo by Marcos Escalona/ BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – Jacob Hannemann and Jaycob Brugman had chalk-dusting hits to spark a four-run seventh inning in a 6-3 BYU baseball upset over No. 21 UC Irvine Thursday at Larry H. Miller Field.

The Cougars (8-6) recorded a second upset in as many weeks over a top-25 team, giving the Anteaters (11-3) their first road loss of the season in their first-ever trip to Provo.

Manuma and Duckworth step it up to lead BYU past Maine

Bravo had two hits in the first game and earned the game-winning RBI in game two against Maine on Thursday. (Photo by Jaren Wilkey)

TAMPA, Fla.—A three-run bottom of the fourth allowed the BYU softball team to defeat Maine, 6-4, in the first game of its doubleheader on Thursday and Bravo's one-out double scored the winning run to give BYU the 3-2 victory in game two at the USF Softball Stadium.

Team takes another step on day two of spring practice

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah - The BYU football team has two spring practices under its belt and the team continues to take steps forward in preparing for 2013.

More time was spent in pursuit drills, with both the offense and defense getting plenty of conditioning work throughout.

The Cougars got right to it with an 11-on-11 session early in practice, followed by some skelly drills (7-on-7) and had another round of team scrimmage at the end of practice.

Conference match against No. 47 San Diego

PROVO, Utah – After a weekend in Texas, the No. 39 BYU men’s tennis team returns home to host conference opponent No. 47 San Diego on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in the BYU Indoor Tennis Courts.
 
The Cougars (11-4, 1-0 West Coast Conference) face just its second league opponent of the season when the Toreros (6-3, 0-0 WCC) come to Provo.
 

BYU Coach's Show: Tuesday 3/5

Men's Basketball Blog | Mar 06, 2013 - Posted by Whitney Craft Jordan at 3:06 pm | Permalink

In his KSL radio coach's show finale, head coach Dave Rose previewed the upcoming West Coast Conference tournament and how the team has gotten to where they are now.

"I think everyone knows that we need to go down to the WCC tournament and win this thing. I can feel the sense of urgency from the guys and I hope that drives us. These guys are determined to do the best they can and make the most of this season."

Women to play in WCC Quarterfinal game

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

With a 20-9 overall record and an 11-5 mark in the West Coast Conference, the Cougar women enter this week’s league tournament as the No. 4 seed. BYU tied for third place with Saint Mary’s, but the Gaels split the series with Gonzaga and the Bulldogs swept the series with BYU.As the No. 4 seed, the team plays in the first quarterfinal game on Fri., March 8at 12 p.m. PST. BYU awaits the winner of the game between LMU and either USF or Pepperdine. The quarterfinal game will be carried live on BYUtv and on BYU Radio.

Two sport star Bronson Kaufusi

Men's Basketball Blog | Mar 06, 2013 - Posted by Kyle Chilton at 12:18 pm | Permalink

Check out this feature by BYUtv's Kathy Aiken on Bronson Kaufusi, a freshman forward on the BYU basketball team. Kaufusi joined the squad at the end of December after totaling 23 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, 4.5 sacks, 1 pass breakup and 1 fumble recovery as a freshman defensive lineman on the football team.

Almond and Clayton earn POW honors

Tori Almond earned her first Pitcher of the Week nomination. (Photo by Mark Philbrick)

PORTLAND—BYU's Tori Almond was named Pacific Coast Softball Conference Pitcher of the Week for her play in the San Diego Classic, while Cougar shortstop JC Clayton was named PCSC Player of the Week for the second-straight week.

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