Brigham Young Rumors & News

  • Williams powers BYU to Poinsettia Bowl win over Wyoming

    The Sports Xchange "SAN DIEGO -- A rare San Diego downpour didn't slow down Jamaal Williams. He rushed for a game-high 210 yards and a touchdown to lead the Brigham Young Cougars to a win over the Wyoming Cowboys in the Poinsettia Bowl, 24-21 on Wednesday night. "It was a team effort," Williams said. "And..." December 22

  • BYU, Utah announce ‘Holy War’ extension through 2022

    College Football Talk "Thankfully, one of the more underrated in-state rivalries isn’t going away anytime soon. BYU and Utah announced Thursday that the schools have reached an agreement on a two-game extension of their series. The Cougars will host the first game of the extension Sept. 11, 2021, in Provo while the..." October 27

  • No. 14 Boise State holds off BYU in thriller

    The Sports Xchange "BOISE -- Fourteenth-ranked Boise State kept its perfect season alive by surviving a wild Thursday night contest on the blue turf of Albertsons Stadium. Star tailback Jeremy McNichols scored twice and racked up 249 yards from scrimmage as the Broncos held on for a 28-27 victory over BYU...." October 21

  • BYU upends Mississippi State in 2 OT

    The Sports Xchange "Senior quarterback Taysom Hill passed for three touchdowns, including the decisive score to junior tight end Tanner Balderree, as Brigham Young posted a 28-21 double-overtime victory over Mississippi State on Friday night in Provo, Utah. Hill's 25-yard scoring pass to Balderree came on the..." October 15

  • BYU's Jamaal Williams becomes school's all-time leading rusher

    Salt Lake Tribune "One of the great subplots to Friday's late-late-night special at LaVell Edwards Stadium featuring BYU and Mississippi State, a game won by BYU by the count of 28-21 in double overtime, was whether Jamaal Williams would become BYU's all-time leading rusher. Coming in, he needed just 64 yards to get..." October 15

  • BYU hands reeling Michigan State third straight loss

    The Sports Xchange "EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Jamaal Williams rushed for 163 yards on 30 carries and two touchdowns to lead Brigham Young past struggling Michigan State 31-14 on Saturday at Spartan Stadium. Quarterback Taysom Hill passed for a touchdown and ran for another for BYU (3-3). Hill completed 18 of 27..." October 08