Men's volleyball extends 32-game home win streak against UCSD

The BYU men’s volleyball 3-0 sweep of the UC San Diego Tritons Saturday in the Smith Fieldhouse started with a bang.

It actually was more of a Jake Langlois, Michael Hatch and Matt Underwood triple block than a bang, but it had a similar effect. The Cougars established their dominance quickly and didn’t let go until they won the final set 25-21.

“We got what we wanted this weekend,” head coach Chris McGown said.

BYU’s 39 total blocks were shared across the team, as junior Carson Hen…

BYU women's basketball: Cougars take victory in final minutes

The BYU women’s basketball team pulled out a 58-56 win over Santa Clara after trailing by seven at halftime on Saturday night.

The Cougars started the game flat, shooting only 32 percent in the first half. The Broncos were able to hit their shots and began the game on an 8-0 run. BYU pushed back and was able to close the gap to a 23-30 halftime deficit.

“They really pressured us,” BYU head coach Jeff Judkins said. “In the second half, we did a much better job. Morgan and Lexi are two o…

BYU men's basketball: Haws passes Ainge, Cougars beat Santa Clara 78-57

Tyler Haws moved past Danny Ainge for second on the BYU career scoring list in the Cougars’ 78-57 win over the Santa Clara Broncos Saturday night.

“When you pass a BYU Cougar legend like Danny Ainge, that’s amazing,” said head coach Dave Rose. “It’ll hit him sometime this weekend that that’s quite an accomplishment.”

Haws scored the Cougars’ first four points of the game to surpass Ainge. He finished with 21, and now needs only 114 more points to top Jimmer Fredette as BYU’s all-time s…

BYU Swim team bests Grand Canyon University

BYU men’s and women’s swim teams found their rhythm in a victory over Grand Canyon University Jan. 31.

Senior swimmers Hayden Palmer, Michael King, Rafael Alfaro, Ciera Marsh Keller and Andrea Grant Richards were honored at the last home meet of the season.

“They’re all so important to us and our program,” head coach John Brooks said. “Andrea and Ciera have been amazing leaders for us and have done a good job of working hard and getting better. Hayden has been a stud all four years he’s be…