Stories tagged: BYU
Thu., July 11, 2019, 3:26 p.m.
Gonzaga men’s basketball has been selected as one of the recipients of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Team Academic Excellence Awards.
Mon., April 29, 2019, 8:54 a.m.
A commencement ceremony on Friday at Brigham Young University, the flagship academic institution of the Mormon Church, was an unlikely occasion for this pronouncement: “I stand before my family, friends …
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 10:33 p.m.
Gonzaga closer Alek Jacob fired 3 2/3 shutout innings to earn a lengthy save and help the Bulldogs win the rubber game of a West Coast Conference-opening three-game series 4-2 …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
As road trips go, it doesn’t get much better than Gonzaga’s excursion last week to Northern California. Not only did the GU women sweep would-be contenders Pacific and Saint Mary’s, …
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
The Zags (16-1) climbed one spot to 13th in the latest AP Top 25, a week after achieving a school-best ranking in the weekly poll.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
The BYU men’s basketball program was placed on probation for two years and must vacate 47 wins under sanctions imposed Friday by the NCAA in an improper benefits case involving …
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Veteran quarterback Tanner Mangum and the BYU Cougars (3-1) have been one of the big surprises during the first month of the regular season. Taking down the Washington Huskies (3-1) …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Nine of Gonzaga’s 16 WCC games, including both of its showdowns with Saint Mary’s and BYU, will be televised on ESPN’s family of networks, according to a conference release.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Gonzaga’s WCC schedule begins with two home games and closes with the last of three Bay Area trips and a regular-season finale against rival Saint Mary’s.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:34 p.m.
Former Gonzaga guard Jesse Wade announced Thursday he’s transferring to BYU.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Gonzaga will face seven West Coast Conference foes twice and play Portland and Pepperdine once next season under the conference’s new scheduling format.
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 8:31 p.m.
Gonzaga freshman guard Jesse Wade’s support crew made some noise Saturday among the 18,987 packed inside BYU’s Marriott Center. Wade, a product of nearby Davis High in Kaysville, Utah, estimated …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 6:07 p.m.
Killian Tillie went for a dunk and the crowd erupted Saturday inside the McCarthey Athletic Center. It served as another example of the type of hustle/winning plays Gonzaga has made …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
Norvell missed his first seven shots, five from beyond the 3-point arc. There was no reprieve for Norvell at the defensive end as a couple of critical lapses contributed to …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 7:59 p.m.
WCC play begins Thursday and the top – or cluttered bottom, for that matter – looks no more settled than it did two months ago. Most agree the top two …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 2:37 p.m.
An entrepreneurial student who turns worm poop into organic fertilizer targeted for marijuana growers is generating buzz and earning accolades.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
Ty Detmer is no longer the offensive coordinator at BYU. The school announced Monday that the 1990 Heisman Trophy winner “has been relieved” of the offensive coordinator role after two …
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
The season opener was 30 seconds old and Nigel Williams-Goss already had a pair of buckets and Jordan Mathews drilled a 3-pointer.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
Gonzaga will find out in the near future if there is such a thing as a good loss, if a loss can somehow prove beneficial in the long run.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 10 p.m.
Before Saturday, the Zags seemed immune to the wonderful zaniness that is college basketball.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
PROVO, Utah – BYU point guard L.J. Rose is scheduled to have surgery Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee. The school said a timeline for his …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10:17 p.m.
BYU was one of the last obstacles in Gonzaga’s rise to No. 1 in 2013. The Cougars will be the first test Thursday for the current Zags.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 12:24 p.m.
LaVell Edwards, who led BYU to prominence with his pass-happy offenses and ranks as one of the most successful coaches in college football history, has died. He was 86.
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 10:48 a.m.
Students at Brigham Young University who report sexual assault will no longer be investigated for possible violations of the Mormon-owned school’s strict honor code that bans such things as alcohol …
Thu., Oct. 20, 2016, 7:34 p.m.
Jeremy McNichols scored on a 4-yard run with 10:37 remaining and No. 14 Boise State went on to defeat Brigham Young 28-27 in a nonconference football game on Thursday night.
Mon., June 6, 2016, 1:08 p.m.
Four male college students who broke into a female student’s apartment, nailed a dead rabbit to the wall, left an offensive message and stole a painting have been given a …
Wed., June 1, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
Utah’s Department of Public Safety has launched an investigation into whether Brigham Young University’s police department is appropriately sharing sexual assault case information.
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
College roundup: Brandon Bailey’s 17 strikeouts propel Gonzaga into next round of WCC baseball tournament winner’s bracket
Brandon Bailey struck out 17 batters in a complete-game effort, Jeffrey Bohling and Sam Brown drove in all five runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated the BYU Cougars 5-3 in …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 9:58 p.m.
The Gonzaga University baseball team began a series between two teams atop the West Coast Conference standings Thursday night, falling 11-2 to BYU at Miller Field in Provo, Utah.
Tue., March 29, 2016, 9:04 p.m.
David Skara sank the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 20 seconds left and Valparaiso held off BYU 72-70 on Tuesday night to reach the championship game of the National Invitation Tournament.