Coach Mendenhall post-practice comments - Washington State

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The following comments are from BYU's post-practice interviews Monday, including comments from head coach Bronco Mendenhall and quarterback Riley Nelson.

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Hamson named first WCC Player of the Week

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PROVO, Utah--Junior opposite hitter Jennifer Hamson received the first West Coast Conference Player of the Week award of the 2012 season on Monday.

Hamson led the Cougars to a 3-0 sweep of the Rice Invitational over the weekend, contributing 49.5 of the team's points. The 6-foot-7 junior had 44 kills and 10 blocks, hitting .528 during the tournament. Hamson earned the tournament MVP award for her efforts.

Home opener on Thursday

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PROVO, Utah - The BYU women's soccer team hosts No. 11 Long Beach State on Thursday, Aug. 30, at 6 p.m. MT in their 2012 home opener and Colorado College on Saturday, Sept. 1, at 7 p.m. MT.

The Cougars are now 2-1 on the season after splitting last weekend on the road with a win over Arizona and loss at Utah. BYU has recorded double-digit shots in two of its last three games. 

BYU vs. Washington State Game Notes - Game 1

Game 1: BYU Cougars vs. Washington State Cougars

BYU will host Washington State on Thursday, Aug. 30 in the season opener. Kickoff is set for 8:20 p.m. MT and will be broadcast live from LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah, on ESPN, and KSL Radio 1160 AM, 102.7 FM and ksl.com. 

Gritty QB Nelson eager to lead independent BYU

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Opponent No. 1 - A look at Washington State

Football Blog | Aug 27, 2012 - Posted by Kenny Cox at 11:33 am | Updated: August 27, 2012 3:06 pm | Permalink

With the season kickoff less than four days away we are starting a new series of opponent previews on the football blog. Up first is the Washington State Cougars.

Series Information:

BYU leads: 2-1
Last Meeting: BYU won 50-36, 9/15/90
H/A/N: 1-1/0-0/1-0