No. 9 Cougars to face in-state foes Utah and Utah Valley

(Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – After beating Idaho State and Oregon State twice last week, No. 9 BYU women’s volleyball hits the road one last time before conference play to face Utah and Utah Valley.


BYU enters national rankings after win over Boise State

PROVO, Utah — Coming off a 35-24 win over No. 20 Boise State Saturday night, BYU has entered the national rankings released Sunday, receiving a No. 19 ranking in the Associated Press Top 25 and a No. 22 placement in the USA Today Amway Coaches Poll. The Cougars are also No. 18 in the latest NCAA College Football Power Rankings.

BYU vs. Boise State Postgame Notes and Quotes


Attendance: 63,470 (sellout)
Flag bearers: The team flag was carried by sophomore linebacker Sione Takitaki and the special teams flag was carried by sophomore linebacker Fred Warner. The alumni flag was carried by former BYU defensive end Brett Keisel (1997-01).

Mangum to Juergens touchdown, Nacua pick-six seals 35-24 win

PROVO, Utah – Late-game heroics won the game for BYU football for the second time in as many games with a late touchdown pass and pick-six to seal a 35-24 win over No. 20/22 Boise State on Saturday night at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

With 45 seconds left, down 24-21, freshman Tanner Mangum scrambled on fourth down from the Boise State (1-1, 0-0) 35-yard line and threw to a leaping Mitchell Juergens for the go-ahead touchdown for BYU (2-0). 

Second half goals give No. 5 BYU 2-0 win over UNLV

(Photo by BYU Photo/Aaron Cornia)

BYU vs. UNLV Box Score

PROVO, Utah – Two second half goals led to another 2-0 victory for No. 5 BYU women’s soccer over UNLV.

The Cougars (6-1-0) won their 11th straight game at South Field dating back to last year. It is the second straight loss for the Rebels (3-4-0).

Gray helps No. 9 BYU past Oregon State in four

(Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – Behind Alexa Gray's double-double of a career-high 13 digs and a season-high 26 kills, No. 9 BYU women’s volleyball beat Oregon State 3-1 (25-21, 23-25, 25-19, 25-15) at the Smith Fieldhouse Saturday night.

"I'm really proud of the way the team battled tonight," BYU head coach Heather Olmstead said. "Lots of players stepped up when it was needed. Alexa was pressured all night and she was phenomenal."

Viewing options for Boise State vs. BYU

Football Blog | Sep 12, 2015 - Posted by McKay Perry at 1:22 pm | Updated: September 12, 2015 1:57 pm | Permalink

ESPN2 will broadcast Saturday's BYU vs. Boise State game, with kickoff sheduled for 8:21 p.m. MDT. A live video stream is also available on WatchESPN.

For live radio coverage with Greg Wrubell, tune in to the Cougar IMG Sports Network, KSL 1160 AM or 102.7 FM, and the BYU Cougars app. Coverage begins at 6 p.m. MDT.

No. 9 BYU sweeps Oregon State behind Willardson's double-double

(Photo by BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah–A big night from Camry Godfrey Willardson helped No. 9 BYU women’s volleyball sweep Oregon State 3-0 (25-16, 25-12, 25-16) Friday night at the Smith Fieldhouse. The win brings the Cougars to 7-1 on the season.

Darger named Associate Athletic Director and SWA at BYU

Elizabeth Darger has been hired as a new Associate Athletic Director and the Senior Woman Administrator at BYU.

Darger, a two-time BYU graduate, was an assistant coach of the women’s basketball team at Utah Valley University for the past six years after working as the Timpanogos High School athletic director over girls sports for two years. She brings 15 years of coaching experience, as well as a decade of building successful relationships with coaches and student-athletes in the locker room and classroom.

Getting to Know: Nick Kurtz and Tanner Mangum

Football Blog | Sep 11, 2015 - Posted by McKay Perry at 12:53 pm | Updated: September 14, 2015 2:44 pm | Permalink

Nick Kurtz

Redshirt Junior
Wide Receiver

Major: Business

Stadiums looking forward to playing in: LaVell Edwards Stadium

Other sports you enjoy: Basketball, attempts to play golf

Favorite pro athlete: LeBron James

Favorite actor: Will Smith

Walk-up music like in baseball: Miami Heat Intro with Lebron James

Favorite food: Machaca burrito