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BYU football coach Kalani Sitake hires a recruiting coordinator, also brings back this former defensive star

Some familiar faces are returning to BYU to join football coach Kalani Sitake’s support staff, including one of the best defensive players in school history. Sitake announced on Friday that four-year starting defensive lineman Jan Jorgensen, who finished his eligibility in 2009 as the Mountain West Conference’s all-time leader in sacks (28.5), has been hired as a defensive analyst. Jorgensen coached the last three seasons at Snow College in Ephraim.

2022 JUCO DB Mory Bamba Commits to BYU

BYU added the last piece to their 2022 recruiting class with JUCO defensive back Mory Bamba announcing his commitment to BYU. Bamba received his first FBS offer from BYU at the beginning of the month. He also received offers from Utah State, Incarnate Word, Austin Peay, and Presbyterian College. Bamba took official visits to Utah State and BYU.

Cirque Italia’s Water Circus heads to Provo this weekend

PROVO, Utah (ABC4) – Looking for unique weekend plans?  Fans of world-class acrobatics can head over to Provo for “Cirque Italia’s Water Circus” show this weekend. Cirque Italia will be playing at the Provo Towne Center from June 24-26. Tickets are available now. Decked out in a retro 1950s theme, this unique acrobatic show features […]

BYU football gets commitment from this junior college cornerback

Junior college cornerback Mory Bamba committed to the Cougar program on Friday, after taking a visit to the Provo school earlier in the week. Bamba is a 6-foot-3, 190-pound cornerback who hails from Wisconsin. He played the 2021 season at ASA College in Miami last season — where he had...
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Column: Was this the greatest year in the history of BYU women’s athletics?

Courtney Wayment’s championship performance in the steeplechase two weeks ago was, quite literally, a runaway victory. BYU’s living track legend led for the entirety of the 3000-meter race, taking a spacious lead after three laps that continued to grow steadily until recording the fastest finishing time in collegiate history at 9:16:00.

Three ways the state of Utah could get a College Football Playoff Bid

Throughout the doldrums of summer, college football fans start to count down the days until their favorite teams kick off their new season. After the state of Utah had arguably the best season per capita last year due BYU, Utah and Utah State finishing in the AP Top 25, they all have hopes of a great 2022 season. It’s time to see how many will compete for the most prestigious bowl games.

Lean on me: Student’s suicide prompts newly-formed support network for kids at Pateros High School

PATEROS - The void left behind by a beloved Pateros High School student who took his own life was sensed and seen throughout the school district this past year. However, determination by district staff and a group of courageous students who knew and loved the departed young man banded together to produce an emotional lifeline for those afflicted by an ailing mind. What materialized from it all? Hope Squad.

Jazz Ink BYU Star Yoeli Childs To Summer League Roster

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Jazz have added former BYU Cougars star Yoeli Childs to their summer league roster. Childs is the sixth player the Jazz have added to the summer league roster in addition to UCLA wing Johnny Juzang, Illinois center Kofi Cockburn, Georgia Tech wing Jordan Usher, Buffalo forward Jeenathan Williams, and Marquette guard Darryl Morsell.

60 in 60: #49 BYU’s Keanu Hill (Wide Receiver)

SALT LAKE CITY – The countdown for Hans & Scotty’s 60 in 60 is on. Coming in at #49 is BYU’s Keanu Hill (WR). Throughout the summer Hans & Scotty are counting down the top 60 college football players in the state of Utah as voted on by the media (and a fan ballot).

BYU Insider Jared Lloyd On Final Season Of Independence

June 24, 2022 — (KUTV) - The BYU football team held their always early media day on Wednesday, June 3rd, in what will be the final media availability before the start of their Fall camp in August. This was a significant event as it jump-starts their final season as an FBS Independent with the move to the Big 12 and a "power five" conference looming not far behind in 2023.

Provo Police Department asking for help solving a 2020 cold case

PROVO, Utah — The Provo Police Department is asking for help identifying and locating a suspect involved in a shooting cold case from 2020. According to a Provo PD press release, the department received reports of a shooting at the Missionary Training Center (MTC) in Provo on Aug. 3, 2020.

BYU Football Adds DB Mory Bamba For 2022 Season

PROVO, Utah – There might be only ten weeks until BYU football kicks off the 2022 season, but roster construction is still taking place. The Cougars picked up another cornerback for this upcoming season in Mory Bamba from Tyler Junior College. Bamba tweeted out his commitment to BYU, “1000% All In.”