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BYU Football: Cougars Won’t Waste This Opportunity

It’s almost here. BYU vs. Texas. This might be the biggest game for the Cougars since declaring independence in 2010. No doubt Texas has had this game circled since being clobbered last year in Provo. Images of Taysom Hill still running into the end-zone have haunted the Longhorns for a year now. But a long list of players in burnt orange will not be present for this year’s...
Via TornBySports
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Sports Bros Podcast: Cougars Roaring into Texas

Wescott Eberts of Burnt Orange Nation joins the Sports Bros Podcast to talk Longhorns football and how Taysom Hill and Co. look to repeat last years rundown (yes, pun intended) of Texas. The post Sports Bros Podcast: Cougars Roaring into Texas appeared first on TornBySports.com.
Via TornBySports
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Texas Has “BYU: Believe You’re Unbeatable” Signs Hanging Up Throughout The Team’s Football Facility

College football coaches are always looking for unique ways to inspire their team leading up to games. One unique way that the coaching staff at the University of Texas decided to try and fire up Longhorn players leading up to this weekend’s game against BYU is by hanging up signs around the team’s football facility that is a play on their opponents’ name. BYU of course means...
Via College Spun
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Football: Ugly Win Could Yield Big Results

Make no bones about it, BYU’s road win Friday night against UConn was ugly. But the train wreck that was 15 penalties for 150 yards could turn into a positive for the Cougars going forward. Here’s why. Beating up on an inferior opponent–and make no mistake, UConn was a vastly inferior team–can mask a team’s weaknesses. That’s why Bronco Mendenhall said after the game...
Via TornBySports
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: UConn Huskies vs BYU Cougars – 8/29/14

Here are photos from Friday night’s game between the UConn Huskies football team and the BYU Cougars at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. BYU won the game 35-10. photo credits: ian bethune – sox & dawgs
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Highlights from BYU’s 35-10 Win over UConn Football

Here are the highlights from the BYU Cougars 35-10 win over the UConn Huskies football team on Friday night at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. You can see more highlights of individual plays by heading over to ESPN.com.
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Spoils Diaco’s UConn Debut, 35-10

BYU QB Taysom Hill scores on a seven yard touchdown run in the first quarter against the UConn Huskies at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT on August 29, 2014. UConn Huskies head coach Bob Diaco knew all along that BYU Cougars QB Taysom Hill was going to get his yards on the ground running. I don’t think he quite expected what he did in the air as well. Hill accounted for 405...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Coach Bob Diaco Thanks Fans

UConn head coach Bob Diaco looks up at a replay during the first quarter against the BYU Cougars on August 29, 2014 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. After his giving his props during his postgame press conference to the BYU Cougars after their win, UConn Huskies football coach Bob Diaco thanked the fans for coming out and supporting the team. photo credit: ian bethune...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU's Taysom Hill the Next Great Dual Threat Quarterback to Watch?

The buzz in college football these days seems to focus on dual threat quarterbacks a lot. These guys are exciting to watch and he bring a lot of attention to their programs, and from the look of things in Friday night's season opener against UConn the BYU Cougars may have a pretty good one on their hands.His name--Taysom Hill.@_MarcusD_/TwitterAgainst the Huskies Hill completed...
Via FatManWriting
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Hill leads BYU over UConn, spoiling Diaco's debut

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) Taysom Hill threw three touchdown passes and ran for two scores to help BYU beat UConn 35-10 on Friday night, spoiling Huskies coach Bob Diaco's debut. The junior quarterback completed 28 of 36 passes to nine receivers without an interception. He went 17 of 20 to lead the Cougars to a 28-7 halftime advantage, and was BYU's leading rusher with 97 yards on...
Via AP on Fox
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Cougars at Connecticut Huskies: Betting Odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday night the BYU Cougars and Connecticut Huskies will kick off their 2014 football seasons. UConn and BYU will both be looking to earn their first win of the season at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. Coverage of Friday’s game will start at 7:00 pm ET on ESPN and WatchESPN. The Odds: The BYU Cougars are a 16.5 point favorite against the UConn Huskies. The over/under...
Via Tireball.com
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – BYU Cougars (0-0) @ UConn Huskies (0-0) Preview

This week: The UConn Huskies will kick off their 2014 season on Friday night when they’ll host the BYU Cougars at 7:00 p.m. at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. The Line: According to DocsSports.com odds, BYU is favored by 16.5 points and the over/under is 50.5 points Tickets: According to UConn Huskies ticket office, there are still tickets available to Friday night’s...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 UConn IMG Sports Radio Network

When the UConn Huskies kick off their 2014 football campaign on Friday night against the BYU Cougars, it will be the 23rd straight year that Connecticut football will be broadcast on its flagship station, WTIC AM-1080 in Hartford, the state’s only 50,000 watt AM station. The 2014-15 football and men’s and women’s basketball season also marks the third year that the radio rights...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Coach Bob Diaco On What He Expects From His Team Against BYU

UConn Huskies head football coach Bob Diaco answers a question during his press conference on August 25, 2014 for the upcoming game against the BYU Cougars. For the first 34 minutes or so of his first pregame press conference as a college head football coach, the UConn Huskies man in charge, Bob Diaco, was pretty subdued. But when asked an excellent question from John Silver of the...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football – The Best Show In Town

We are exactly two weeks away from the 2014 season opener for the UConn Huskies football team as they’ll take on the BYU Cougars at Rentschler Field on August 29 at 7 p.m. With new head coach Bob Diaco in charge, things will be very different than last year. So I ask you, do you have your tickets for the game against BYU yet? Maybe pickup a mini-plan or even season tickets. If...
Via Sox and Dawgs
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Gate Crashers: Brigham Young Cougars

There is one spot for the teams that aren’t in the Big 5 conferences to make a nationally relevant bowl game. Jerry Palm has it as the Peach Bowl, Phil Steele has it as the Fiesta Bowl. The game itself is up in the air, but there is one fact that doesn’t change: There is only one spot. None of the preseason top 25 teams according to the USA Today media poll were from one of the...
Via Bloguin Best
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Gate Crashers: Brigham Young Cougars

There is one spot for the teams that aren’t in the Big 5 conferences to make a nationally relevant bowl game. Jerry Palm has it as the Peach Bowl, Phil Steele has it as the Fiesta Bowl. The game itself is up in the air, but there is one fact that doesn’t change: There is only one spot. None of the preseason top 25 teams according to the USA Today media poll were from one of the...
Via The Student Section
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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