10:29 AM EDT, Tue October 15, 2019
The Salt Lake Tribune 9 hours ago

Colby Leifson announces he’s leaving BYU, will continue his collegiate basketball career elsewhere

BYU men’s basketball team permanently lost another player from its already-thin roster.
The Salt Lake Tribune 17 hours ago

With BYU in a skid, fans are starting to point fingers at coach Sitake, but Cougar players aren’t

After BYU dropped its third-straight contest at South Florida — and second disappointing loss against an opponent it was picked to beat — fans have taken to social media to unwind, try to figure out what’s going on with the Cougars and even vent about the coaching staff.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 13, 2019

BYU in review: Cougars in free fall after third-straight loss, and here comes Boise State

BYU was poised to collect its first win in the Sunshine State — and snap a two-game losing streak — but South Florida instead mounted a comeback in the second half, scoring 13 unanswered points in the fourth quarter.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 11, 2019

If BYU wants to stay on track for a bowl game, a win at South Florida is a must

Tampa, Fla. • The coaches would never say it, but BYU’s Saturday’s game against South Florida has become a pretty critical milestone for the Cougars.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 10, 2019

Jaren Hall will make history Saturday as BYU’s first black starting quarterback. He’s embracing the moment.

Provo • Jaren Hall still remembers the first time he played football.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 10, 2019

Eye on the Y: Cougar men’s basketball team gets a boost. TJ Haws is ready to come back.

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The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 9, 2019

BYU has had a tumultuous offseason, but the Cougars are hoping to use it as a springboard to better things

Provo • No good sports stories start with a picture-perfect team that only continued getting better and went off to win the big game. There’s always a level of adversity a team has to deal with or an element of surprise, senior forward Yoeli Childs said.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 8, 2019

How will the BYU offense look with Jaren Hall at quarterback? If there are changes, they will be at the margins.

Even though the BYU Cougars have put the Toledo game behind them, Jaren Hall hasn’t stopped thinking about the moment his name got called in the final moments of the game.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 3, 2019

BYU picked to finish third in the WCC men’s basketball poll; Yoeli Childs and TJ Haws earn preseason honors

The BYU men’s basketball team has been the West Coast Conference’s third-best team in recent seasons.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 1, 2019

BYU quarterback Zach Wilson has surgery on throwing hand, should return before the end of the season

Provo • BYU quarterback Zach Wilson had a surgical procedure on his right (throwing) hand on Tuesday morning and is expected to return later this season, according to a team spokesperson.
The Salt Lake Tribune Oct 1, 2019

BYU forward Gavin Baxter suffers possible season-ending shoulder injury; he’s the latest Cougar to get bit by the injury bug

Sophomore forward Gavin Baxter is the latest loss to BYU’s men’s basketball roster. Baxter suffered a possible season-ending shoulder injury.
The Salt Lake Tribune Sep 29, 2019

BYU in review: Cougars get a couple weeks to sort out their problems; there are plenty of those after the Toledo loss

Micah Simon is done losing. That’s what the BYU wide receiver told his team after they suffered their second consecutive loss — he’s tired of that feeling.
The Salt Lake Tribune Sep 28, 2019

With starting QB Zach Wilson out for the near future, Cougars look to Jaren Hall

Toledo, Ohio • After Toledo took its final lead of the game in its 28-21 victory over BYU on Saturday, Cougar receiver Micah Simon went back out on the field hoping the offense could stage a comeback or force overtime at the Glass Bowl.
The Salt Lake Tribune Sep 27, 2019

For BYU to get where it wants to go this season, a win at Toledo Saturday is a must

BYU coach Kalani Sitake still remembers the first and only time the Cougars played Toledo. It was 2016 — Sitake’s first year at the helm of BYU football and Jason Candle’s first year leading the Rockets.

Cougars Player News

  • 1 Colby Leifson

    Colby Leifson

    Colby Leifson announces he’s leaving BYU, will continue his collegiate basketball career elsewhere

  • Micah Simon

    Micah Simon

    BYU in review: Cougars get a couple weeks to sort out their problems; there are plenty of those after the Toledo loss

  • Zach Wilson

    Zach Wilson

    BYU quarterback Zach Wilson has surgery on throwing hand, should return before the end of the season

  • Jaren Hall

    Jaren Hall

    Jaren Hall will make history Saturday as BYU’s first black starting quarterback. He’s embracing the moment.

  • Yoeli Childs

    Yoeli Childs

    BYU has had a tumultuous offseason, but the Cougars are hoping to use it as a springboard to better things

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