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BYU’s TJ Haws carries the banner for the ‘Lone Peak Three’ while his former prep teammates have moved on or faltered

Provo • As BYU’s season plods through January, it is becoming more evident that this is not one of coach Dave Rose’s better teams.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 20, 2019

BYU in review: Cougars are a respectable 4-2 in WCC play, but another blowout loss on the road is troubling for the ‘impatient’ team

San Francisco • Aside from having to catch a flight in between games, BYU’s second road swing of the West Coast Conference season went a lot like its first one.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 20, 2019

Resurgent San Francisco gets first home victory over BYU, 82-63

San Francisco • Yoeli Childs hit a 3-pointer a little more than seven minutes into Saturday’s college basketball contest at San Francisco to give BYU a two-point lead, and the Cougars appeared ready to challenge the supposed second-best team in the West Coast Conference.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 16, 2019

Basketball has been in BYU reserve guard Rylan Bergersen’s blood since the day he was born

Provo • It is easy to shop for birthday and Christmas presents for BYU guard Rylan Bergersen.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 16, 2019

Freshman Shaylee Gonzales has quickly become a star at BYU, and will lead the Cougars into Thursday’s WCC showdown with Gonzaga

Provo • From afar, it appears that BYU point guard Shaylee Gonzales is exceeding expectations, much like the Cougars themselves after a 6-0 start in West Coast Conference play.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 13, 2019

BYU in review: Cougars overcame some adversity and distractions to win a pair of games at home. Can they keep the momentum going on the road this week?

Provo • Perhaps senior forward Luke Worthington said it best after BYU walloped Portland 79-56 on Thursday and edged past Santa Clara 80-74 on Saturday at the Marriott Center to right itself after a week of turmoil.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 12, 2019

BYU holds off upset-minded Santa Clara, 80-74, for weekend sweep

Provo • Santa Clara remained winless at the Marriott Center on Saturday night, but not before throwing a pretty good scare into the heavily favored BYU Cougars.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 10, 2019

Childs scores 28 points to lead BYU past Portland, 79-56

Provo • Returning to the Marriott Center for the first time in nearly a month, BYU found its home court to its liking Thursday night and buried Portland 79-56 in a West Coast Conference game.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 10, 2019

BYU gymnastics coach Guard Young determined to close the gap between Cougars and nationally-ranked Utah

Guard Young, BYU’s gymnastics coach, is realistic about his team’s chances of upsetting No. 3 Utah Friday in Provo, acknowledging that Utes are on another level right now.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 9, 2019

With disgruntled guard Jahshire Hardnett back and available to play, BYU will host Portland on Thursday in first home game in almost a month

Provo • Jahshire Hardnett is available to play Thursday night when BYU hosts Portland, coach Dave Rose said with a heavy amount of irritation in his voice after the disgruntled junior guard practiced with his teammates Wednesday afternoon.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 9, 2019

BYU running back Riley Burt announces he is transferring, will play his senior season elsewhere

Provo • Another BYU football player will leave the school with one season of eligibility left as a graduate transfer.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 8, 2019

BYU coach Dave Rose says junior guard Jahshire Hardnett’s status is uncertain amid reports that the junior guard has quit the team, will transfer

Provo • BYU basketball coach Dave Rose acknowledged Tuesday night that junior guard Jahshire Hardnett has not practiced with the team this week, but did not confirm multiple reports that Hardnett has left the program.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 7, 2019

BYU center James Empey earns freshman All-America honors, while a Cougar DB plans to leave the program

Provo • After BYU walloped Western Michigan 49-18 in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, WMU coach Tim Lester said BYU’s James Empey was one of the best centers the Broncos faced the entire season.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 6, 2019

BYU returns from first WCC road trip with a split, but Saturday’s horrendous performance at Saint Mary’s nicked confidence, revealed 'issues’ that won’t go away

Moraga, Calif. • Despite blowing a 21-point lead from the first half and needing Pacific to miss some last-minute free throws, the BYU Cougars were feeling pretty good about themselves after knocking off the Tigers 90-87 Thursday night at Spanos Center.
The Salt Lake Tribune Jan 6, 2019

Saint Mary’s pummels defenseless Cougars, 88-66

Moraga, Calif. • One of the most startling facts about BYU’s eight-year existence in the West Coast Conference is that the Cougars have had less success at Saint Mary’s than anywhere else in the league, including nationally prominent Gonzaga.

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    TJ Haws

    BYU’s TJ Haws carries the banner for the ‘Lone Peak Three’ while his former prep teammates have moved on or faltered

  • Jahshire Hardnett

    Jahshire Hardnett

    With disgruntled guard Jahshire Hardnett back and available to play, BYU will host Portland on Thursday in first home game in almost a month

  • Luke Worthington

    Luke Worthington

    BYU in review: Cougars overcame some adversity and distractions to win a pair of games at home. Can they keep the momentum going on the road this week?

  • James Empey

    James Empey

    BYU center James Empey earns freshman All-America honors, while a Cougar DB plans to leave the program

  • Yoeli Childs

    Yoeli Childs

    Resurgent San Francisco gets first home victory over BYU, 82-63

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