Dylann Duncan Ceriani to be inducted in WCC Hall of Honor

Former BYU women’s volleyball player Dylann Duncan Ceriani will be inducted to the eighth West Coast Conference Hall of Honor class as part of the WCC men’s and women’s basketball championships on Saturday, March 5 in Las Vegas.

“The West Coast Conference is honored to celebrate the college and life-long accomplishments of these former student-athletes,” said West Coast Conference Commissioner Lynn Holzman. “The 10 inductees in the 2016 Hall of Honor class represent the commitment of our …

BYU women's rugby: no experience necessary


The BYU women’s rugby team held tryouts in early January for all interested female athletes.

Unlike most other sports at BYU, no previous experience was necessary to try out.

Returning rugby players stood in the Wilkinson Student Center and around campus energetically advertising the team prior to tryouts. They emphasized that most of the team had joined without ever playing before, and despite that, they have attended nationals the last four years in a row, placing second la…

Former BYU gymnast comes full circle as new gymnastics head coach

Former Cougar gymnast and silver-medal Olympian Guard Young has returned to BYU as head coach of the women’s gymnastics team.

“I love gymnastics with every bit of my body,” Young said.

Young spent his entire life surrounded by gymnastics and became a member of the BYU men’s gymnastics team in 1996.

He had his own key to the gym to work out — it didn’t matter if coaches were there or not. Young’s passion and dedication helped him win six All-American awards and two NCAA National Cham…

Childhood friends finish what they started at BYU volleyball

Lifelong friends Robbie Sutton and Matt Underwood are in their last season of competitive volleyball after eight years of playing together.

Sutton and Underwood grew up within a block of each other in San Diego, California. They attended the same school and were in the same ward, but their volleyball experience together didn’t begin until Underwood convinced Sutton to play sophomore year of high school.

The two haven’t missed a season since.

During the college recruiting process, Su…

BYU destroys San Francisco 114-89 on the road

BYU men’s basketball broke one hundred points for the second time this season in a 114-89 win over San Francisco Thursday night.

Both 100-plus-point games were against the Dons, including a 102-92 win in Provo on Jan. 9. The Cougars improved to 18-8 overall and 9-4 in the West Coast Conference.

Freshman guard Nick Emery stole the show, setting the all-time BYU freshman single game scoring record with his tenth 3-point basket of the game. Emery surpassed former Cougar Danny Ainge’s fres…