Brigham Young Rumors & News

  • BYU's Eric Mika declares for NBA draft, will not sign with agent

    Salt Lake Tribune "While announcing that he will put his name into the NBA Draft pool, sophomore Eric Mika said that he's serious about leaving and playing professionally the rest of his career. "I expect to do well," Mika said at a Wednesday afternoon news conference in the school's new basketball practice..." March 23

  • No. 19 Saint Mary's routs BYU to reach WCC final

    The Sports Xchange "Jock Landale scored a game-high 22 points, and Saint Mary's made 13 shots from 3-point range as the 19th-ranked Gaels beat BYU 81-50 in a semifinal game of the West Coast Conference tournament Monday night in Las Vegas. Saint Mary's (28-3) advances to the championship game Tuesday against..." March 07

  • No. 1 Gonzaga's unbeaten season halted by BYU

    The Sports Xchange "Brigham Young scored 10 unanswered points in the last two minutes to achieve the first upset of a No. 1-ranked team in program history as the Cougars topped Gonzaga 79-71 in a West Coast Conference game Saturday night in Spokane, Wash. The defeat ends the Bulldogs' quest for an unbeaten..." February 26

  • No. 22 Saint Mary's wins on road at BYU

    The Sports Xchange "PROVO, Utah -- When St. Mary's imposes its will on defense, there's few teams in the nation that can stand toe-to-toe with the Gaels. Now that St. Mary's is seeing progress on the offensive side of things, it could add up to the no. 22 Gaels busting more than a few brackets in March. St...." February 19

  • No. 1 Gonzaga bests BYU, stays unbeaten

    The Sports Xchange "PROVO, Utah -- Nobody could blame Gonzaga for buying into the hype. The Bulldogs faced token resistance from opponents on their march toward a No. 1 ranking. They are within striking distance of claiming a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament for just the second time in school history...." February 03

  • Landale leads No. 19 Saint Mary's over Brigham Young

    The Sports Xchange "MORAGA, Calif. -- A classic battle of big men in the paint provided the entertainment, but it was Saint Mary's supporting cast that enabled the No. 19 Gaels to beat Brigham Young 81-68 in a West Coast Conference game Thursday night on the Gaels' home court. Landale, a 6-foot-11 center,..." January 06

  • Illinois escapes with 75-73 victory over BYU

    The Sports Xchange "CHICAGO -- Illinois allowed a 16-point lead to dwindle to one, but the Illini turned two BYU turnovers into baskets in the final minute to escape with a 75-73 victory Saturday night at United Center as part of the Chicago Legends doubleheader. Senior center Maverick Morgan (14 points, 10..." December 18

  • Emery helps Cougars beat Buffaloes

    The Sports Xchange "Nick Emery scored 22 points to help BYU beat visiting Colorado 79-71 on Saturday night at the Marriott Center in Provo, Utah. Eric Mika had 17 points, seven rebounds, six assists and three blocked shots for BYU (7-3). T.J. Haws scored 16 points. Yoeli Childs added 11 points and 12..." December 11

  • USC moves to 8-0 with 91-84 win over BYU

    The Sports Xchange "Elijah Stewart and Jordan McLaughlin sparked an early second-half rally as USC defeated BYU 91-84 on Saturday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Trojans went on a 14-5 run to start the second half to take a 53-37 lead and remain a perfect 8-0 record. McLaughlin (six) and Stewart..." December 03