Tag: Bronco Mendenhall

BYU announces Kalani Sitake as next head coach

BYU welcomed former Oregon State defensive coordinator Kalani Sitake as their 13th head football coach.

BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe made the announcement in the locer room after the team fell to the Utes 35-28 at the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl


Cougars fall to Utes after 5 turnovers in first quarter

LAS VEGAS — BYU football fell to the Utah Utes 35-28 on Saturday after the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl.

After losing the coin toss, the Cougars struggled to find momentum in the first quarter of the game. Their first drive ended with a Utah-recovered fumble, of which the Utes took advantage.

Ari Davis

More to coaching at BYU than money, coaches and players say

Despite the comparatively low salary at BYU, players and coaches say there is more to coaching at BYU and that those experiences make up the difference in pay. Those experiences are the Honor Code and the atmosphere it creates for players of all religions and cultures as well as the opportunity to represent The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which owns and operates BYU.