BYU swim and dive placed in top-25 after NCAA Championships

The BYU swim and dive season came to an end as swimmer Jake Taylor and diver Nathan Gonzalez finished competing in the swim and dive NCAA Championships March 26-28.

Taylor was named a first-team All-American in both the 100-yard and 200-yard backstroke competitions during the Championships after he finished fourth in both events.

“I’m so proud of Jake and all the hard work he’s put in,” BYU head coach John Brooks said. “For him to come out here and do exactly what he wanted to is so aw…

BYU Lacrosse has dominant performance against Washington State

Four different Cougar players scored multiple goals in the win over Washington State 24-1 on March 28.

The Cougars came out fast as Zach Jordan scored the first goal after just one minute of play. BYU continued to move the ball to the find open shooter and scored an additional five times in the first quarter. Strong defense and smart plays on offense put the Cougars up early and set the pace.

Every time Washington State brought the ball down the Cougars began to apply pressure, often t…

Men's volleyball loses both matches against UCI

The No. 5 ranked UC Irvine Anteaters upended BYU men’s volleyball in four sets (25-23, 22-25, 19-25, 18-25) Saturday night. The match marked BYU’s sixth-consecutive loss.

Irvine beat the Cougars twice in a row Friday and Saturday night and perpetuated BYU’s longest losing streak since 1991.

“We knew they were going to be great coming in,” BYU head coach Chris McGown said. “They were better offensively tonight than they were the night before. They gave us opportunities last night … bu…

BYU Rugby: Cougars pound Aggies 100–0

The BYU Rugby team once again showed why they’re currently ranked No. 1 in the nation as they rolled Utah State 100-0 on Saturday afternoon.

The Cougars scored within the first two minutes of the game and never relented as they pounded the Aggies for 100 points. BYU reached the century–mark for the second game in a row after beating UVU 109-0 on March 25.

The victory wrapped up the regular season for the Cougars, who finished with a perfect 11-0 record.

BYU will now begin play in th…

BYU football: PoVey, Leslie impress at pro day

BYU hosted its annual pro day on March 27, giving senior Cougar football players the opportunity to showcase their skills before NFL scouts in hopes of being drafted or signed in May.

Fifteen BYU seniors, including Ross Apo, Craig Bills, Alani Fua, Skye PoVey, Jordan Leslie and Scott Arellano participated in this year’s Pro Day.

The players hoped to turn the heads of NFL scouts through a series of physical tests that included the 40-yard dash, bench press, broad and vertical jump, and …