1. California vs. BYU: Complete Game Preview

    For the second consecutive year, BYU will end its regular season with a late-November road trip. This time, though, the Cougars are riding a three-game winning streak and are hoping for a huge win...

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  2. BYU vs. Savannah State Complete Game Preview

    BYU will welcome FCS foe Savannah State to Provo this weekend for senior night. The Cougars and Tigers have never met before, so the game will be a first for both teams...

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  3. BYU Cougars vs. UNLV Rebels: Complete Game Preview

    After a two-game road swing, BYU is back at home this weekend to host UNLV. The Cougars beat the Rebels in 2010, 55-7, which was the last meeting between the two teams...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 7 months ago 1,622 reads 2 comments

  4. BYU Basketball: Complete Scouting Report for the 2014-15 Cougars

    BYU is days away from officially kicking off its 2014-15 basketball season, and fans can hardly wait. This year's team is as deep as any under 10th-year head coach Dave Rose , and the schedule boasts several big-name squads...

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  5. The 5 Most Telling Stats for BYU This Season

    On the heels of a season-saving win at Middle Tennessee, BYU has a bye week before its final three games. But with most of the season already finished, now is a good time to look back on the first nine games...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 7 months ago 2,937 reads 2 comments

  6. BYU Football: Will Bronco Mendenhall Ever Be Fired?

    After last Friday's 55-30 loss to Boise State, BYU has arguably reached rock-bottom under head coach Bronco Mendenhall . With a four-game losing skid to non-Power Five teams escalating, the Cougars are scrambling for a solution to their struggles...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 7 months ago 7,454 reads 19 comments

  7. BYU vs. Middle Tennessee Complete Game Preview

    Buried in a four-game losing streak, BYU travels to Middle Tennessee on Saturday. The two teams played last season in Provo, and the Cougars won, 37-10. Wins have been hard to come by lately for BYU...

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  8. BYU Cougars vs. Boise State Broncos: Complete Game Preview

    In the midst of a three-game losing skid, BYU heads to Idaho to take on Boise State. The two teams met last year in Provo, and the Cougars won 37-20. The Broncos have won back-to-back games, including a shootout at Nevada, which beat BYU last week...

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  9. BYU Football: Are Injuries or Coaching to Blame for Recent Struggles?

    In just a few short weeks, BYU's 2014 football season turned from a fairytale to a nightmare. The Cougars started with a 4-0 record, including convincing wins over Texas and Virginia, and had a legitimate Heisman contender in Taysom Hill...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 7 months ago 6,026 reads 18 comments

  10. BYU Football: Can Cougs Survive Rest of 2014 Season Without QB Taysom Hill?

    For BYU fans, Friday night was an evening that few will quickly forget. Taysom Hill started the home game against Utah State by shredding the Aggies , completing eight of 11 passes for 99 yards...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 8 months ago 4,891 reads 7 comments

  11. BYU Cougars vs. Central Florida Knights: Complete Game Preview

    After three straight home games, BYU will hit the road for a contest at Central Florida. The Cougars won the last meeting between the two teams, a 24-17 victory in 2011, and will look to rebound after last week's loss to Utah State...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 8 months ago 6,428 reads 3 comments

  12. BYU Cougars vs. Utah State Aggies: Complete Game Preview

    After a bye week for both teams, BYU and Utah State will continue their annual series with a Friday night showdown in Provo. The Cougars won last year's matchup 31-14 in Logan and will look to extend their winning streak against USU...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 8 months ago 5,234 reads 4 comments

  13. BYU Football: 4 Things the Cougars Need to Improve During Their Bye Week

    For the first time in six years, BYU has started the season with an impressive 4-0 record. The Cougars moved up to the 20th spot in the AP Poll this week and could potentially make another jump with losses from the teams ahead of them...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 8 months ago 4,468 reads 4 comments

  14. BYU Football: 3 Keys to Beating Virginia

    While riding an impressive 3-0 record, BYU will host Virginia on Saturday (1:30 p.m. MDT, ESPN). The Cougars and Cavaliers played last season, and after a bizarre lightning delay, UVa squeaked by with a 19-16 win...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 8 months ago 1,697 reads 2 comments

  15. BYU vs. Houston: 4 Players to Watch in Thursday Night Showdown

    BYU will have a great chance to gain national recognition this Thursday when they host Houston (7 p.m. MDT, ESPN). The Cougars are coming off a huge road win against Texas but get another big test against UH...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 9 months ago 95 reads 0 comments

  16. BYU Football: Without Utah Game, Texas Poses as 2014 Rivalry

    For the past 90-plus years, BYU and Utah have built one of the most heated rivalries in college football...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 9 months ago 2,791 reads 3 comments

  17. BYU Football: 4 Lessons Learned from Blowout Win over UConn

    BYU left the East Coast last Friday with a huge 35-10 win to kick off the 2014 season. Led by a monster game from quarterback Taysom Hill, the Cougs quickly built a three-possession lead, and UConn never recovered...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 9 months ago 7,981 reads 7 comments

  18. BYU Football: Building the Ultimate Cougar Quarterback

    BYU's home opener against UConn is right around the corner, and led by junior quarterback Taysom Hill, the Cougars could have a stellar season...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 10 months ago 3,039 reads 10 comments

  19. BYU Football Recruiting: 4 Reasons Why Osa Masina Should Sign with Cougars

    Osa Masina is considered Utah's top 2015 prep prospect and is one of the nation's elite linebackers. The Brighton standout is a 4-star outside linebacker and has received offers from SEC, Pac-12, Big 12 and Big 10 programs...

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  20. BYU Football Recruiting: 4 Former Blue Chippers Who Will Finally Shine in 2014

    The jump from high school to college football is huge, and it is harder to adjust for some players than others...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 4,729 reads 2 comments

  21. BYU Football: 4 Biggest Takeaways from ACC, SEC Decision

    College football never stops. With the ACC and SEC deciding that BYU won't be recognized as a "Power Five" opponent, Cougar nation deserves to be confused...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 5,345 reads 4 comments

  22. BYU Football: Who Is Replacing Every Former Cougar Taken in 2014 NFL Draft?

    In an unfortunate turn of events for BYU, only one former Cougar was selected in the 2014 NFL draft. On the other hand, four other players signed free-agent contracts on Saturday and will attempt to build a future as a pro...

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  23. BYU Football: Grading the 2014 Alternate Uniforms

    Well, the cat got out of the bag quickly. After BYU lineman De'Ondre Wesley leaked photos of potential alternate uniforms for the Cougars, Bronco Mendenhall and the athletic department wasted no time in confirming the news...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 5,589 reads 3 comments

  24. BYU Football: NFL Draft Projections for Former Cougars

    The NFL draft is only hours away, and several former Brigham Young Cougars hope to hear their names called. Despite an extremely deep draft class, there are a few Cougs that have a great chance of being selected...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 1,705 reads 1 comments

  25. BYU Football: 4 Things We Learned About the Cougars This Spring

    College football is a year-round process. Although games begin and end in the fall, the other three seasons are just as important for preparation. BYU has put spring in the rear-view mirror and is weeks closer to the opener at UConn...

    Samuel Benson Written by Samuel Benson about 1 year ago 4,219 reads 2 comments