2013 men's volleyball season outlook

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PROVO, Utah -- After finishing the 2012 season with a No. 4 national ranking and a 24-7 record, the BYU men’s volleyball team is back and ready for another successful campaign in 2013. The team returns All-American Taylor Sander and two All-MPSF selections to its loaded roster.

Cougars to host Lumberjacks on Thursday

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Game notes: BYU vs. Northern Arizona

BYU basketball will host Northern Arizona on Thursday at 7 p.m. MST. The game will be broadcast on KSL Newsradio 102.7 FM and 1160 AM and televised on BYUtv.

Women play final nonconference game Saturday

Jennifer Hamson leads the team in scoring and rebounding. (Photo by Jonathan Hardy/BYU Photo)

With an 8-4 record and a five-game win streak, BYU women’s basketball plays its final nonconference game of the 2012-13 campaign this week. The Cougars, who are undefeated at home, host Western New Mexico (1-9) Saturday at 4 p.m. The game vs. the Mustangs can be seen live on BYUtv.

Steed picks up weekly honor

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BYU Guard Haley Steed has been named Madness West Coast Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her exceptional performance during the past week.  College Sports Madness identifies the highest impact players nationally and from each conference in its weekly awards.  The honor is the second for Steed this year by CollegeSportsMadness.com. Steed helped guide the Cougar women's basketball team to an 8-4 record and a five-game win streak with wins over UC Santa Barbara and Seattle last week.

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BYU Coach's Show: Sunday 12/23

Men's Basketball Blog | Dec 24, 2012 - Posted by Whitney Craft Jordan at 11:17 pm | Updated: December 28, 2012 9:57 am | Permalink

BYU assistant coach Mark Pope, filling in for head coach Dave Rose, started the Coach's Show with a look at last week's games for BYU against Eastern New Mexico at home and Baylor on the road. The Cougars defeated the Greyhounds 95-62 and fell to the Bears 79-64. 

Men's basketball falls to Baylor

Brandon Davies scored 26 points in BYU's loss to Baylor Friday. (Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)

WACO, Texas -- Brandon Davies’ 26 points and 17 rebounds were not enough as BYU men's basketball fell 79-64 to Baylor at the Ferrell Center on Friday night.

From the archives: Lance Reynolds is BIG on BYU Football

Coach Lance Reynolds announced to the team after the Poinsettia Bowl victory that he is stepping away from coaching after three decades on the sidelines. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Reprinted from Cougar Illustrated, Nov. 18, 1984
By Les Carroll

The tall, muscle-ridden body doesn't look like one that would resemble the typical running back coach. In fact, at 6-3, 285 pounds, former BYU All-American offensive lineman Lance Reynolds is almost big enough to be two running backs.

BYU vs. SDSU postgame notes - Poinsettia Bowl

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Linebacker Kyle Van Noy was the playmaker of the night and was named defensive MVP of the Poinsettia Bowl. The junior had a huge game with 8 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, 1 forced fumble, 1 fumble recovery, 1 interception, 1 blocked punt and 2 touchdowns. The first touchdown came with BYU trailing 6-3 in the fourth quarter after forcing and recovering a fumble in the end zone. The second came on a pick-six later in the quarter to help seal the victory.