Santa Clara tops BYU in wild 14-10 contest

Austin Hall played three different positions, third, centerfield and pitcher in a 14-10 loss to Santa Clara. (Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)
PROVO, Utah - Despite coming back to tie the game twice, the BYU baseball team fell to Santa Clara 14-10 at Miller Park on Saturday afternoon.
Santa Clara (25-25, 4-17) broke a 10-10 tie in the top of the ninth inning with four runs off relief pitcher Daniel Welch.

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Oslund K's 9 Broncos in 7-3 Win

Brock Whitney was 2-for4 with a team-leading three RBI in a 7-3 victory over Santa Clara on Friday. (Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)
PROVO, Utah - Marc Oslund became BYU’s first pitcher with two league wins from a 7-3 victories over Santa Clara Friday at the Larry H.

In a Position to Make a Run

Zac Blair is one stroke off the lead heading into the final round of the NCAA West Regionals.

PALO ALTO, Calif. –BYU’s tandem of Zac Blair and Justin Keiley used momentum from round one to spark solid scores in round two at the NCAA Regionals on Friday.

"It was a great day for golf and there were a lot of good scores," BYU coach Bruce Brockbank said. "Both our guys played solid rounds."

BYU Advances to Regional's Final Day

Senior Tiffany Messerschmidt had one run, one hit, one RBI and one walk vs. No. 11 Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. - A comeback attempt against No. 11 Oregon came up short for the BYU softball team but the Cougars bounced back to defeat Portland State and set up a rematch in the championship game of the Regional.

BYU (45-14) lost 6-4 to the Ducks but beat Portland State 2-0 in the second game of the day. The Cougars will play Oregon starting Saturday at 12 p.m. PT and will have to beat the Ducks twice in order to advance to the Super Regional.

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Everett Walk-Off Wins Regional Opener

Freshman Shelbi Everett hit a walk-off single to give BYU a 4-3 win over Mississippi State. (Photo by Jonathan Hardy/BYU Photo)

EUGENE, Ore. - The BYU softball team won its first game of the NCAA Regional in dramatic fashion on a walk-off hit in the bottom of the ninth inning by freshman Shelbi Everett to defeat Mississippi State 4-3 on Thursday.

With the win, the Cougars' 15th in a row, BYU (44-13) will face No. 11-seed and host Oregon (40-15) at 11 a.m. PT. Live audio, video and stat links will be available on the softball schedule page.

Brugman walk-off grand slam wins game for Cougars

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PROVO, Utah—BYU saw déjà vu all over again in a day of ninth-inning walk-offs by both the baseball and softball teams Thursday.

 Baseball defeated Santa Clara 8-6 with a walk-off grand slam in the ninth inning with two outs at Larry H. Miller Field. Softball preceded the baseball victory with a walk-off double to defeat Mississippi State 4-3 in the ninth in the first round of NCAA Regionals at Eugene, Ore.

With the bases loaded, Jaycob Brugman slammed a homer over the centerfield wall.

All-American Candidate Delaney Willard

Highlights of All-American candidate Delaney Willard from this season.

Great Golf Paves Way to First Place After Round One

Zac Blair is tied for the lead after one round of the NCAA West Regionals. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PALO ALTO, Calif. –Junior Zac Blair tamed the course during the first round of the NCAA Regionals en route to a 4-under 66 on Thursday.

“Zac got off to a good start today,” BYU coach Bruce Brockbank said. “He made some key five-foot putts to keep himself in it.”

Hansen Preseason All-America, 17 All-Independent Honorees

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CLEVELAND, Ohio –  BYU senior offensive lineman Braden Hansen was selected to Phil Steele's Preseason All-America Third Team announced Thursday. Hansen is also one of 17 Cougars honored with a Preseason All-Independent selection. Phil Steele’s 2012 College Football Preview Magazine, hits newsstands June 5th.

View the complete Phil Steele Preseason All-America Teams and Preseason All-Independent Teams