Former men's basketball coach Dave Rose may have retired from BYU, but the Cougars still found their way back to him. Coach Rose will again be a bench boss as he takes on the role of coaching Team Fredette in The Basketball Tournament, an upcoming basketball tournament with a $2 million dollar winner-take-all purse
Melanie Day and Lee Cummard have been hired as assistants to BYU women's basketball head coach Jeff Judkins. The news comes just months after former assistant coaches Dan Nielson and Ashley Garfield left BYU to take coaching positions at UVU.
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Rules Committee voted to move the men's 3-point line from 20 feet, 9 inches to 22 feet, 1 3/4 inches on June 5. The change will align the NCAA 3-point line with the international 3-point line, still shy of the 23 foot, 9 inch NBA 3-point line.
BYU basketball head coach Mark Pope has found his assistant coaches. Cody Fueger, Chris Burgess and Nick Robinson have been hired as assistant coaches for the BYU basketball team. Burgess and Fueger come to BYU from UVU where they were also assistant coaches to Mark Pope for the last four seasons. Robinson spent his last two campaigns at Seattle University, also as an assistant coach.
BYU football defensive lineman Khyris Tonga has NFL Draft aspirations heading into the 2019 season. There is plenty of hype surrounding the junior, and his improvements since last season have only added to it.
The last time BYU football took down Utah, Obama was serving his first term as president and The Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow" was toping the Billboard charts. The eight-game losing streak has been merciless to BYU fans, but there's more to consider when analyzing these losses.