Sports Bros Podcast: Carlino throws Cougars under the bus and #BYU50 a success

Join the Sports Bros Podcast tonight at 7:00 MDT as the Bros discuss Matt Carlino’s first interview since transferring to Marquette. Did he throw Dave Rose and co. under the bus? Also, how many other programs could pull of a promotion like #BYU50? The post Sports Bros Podcast: Carlino throws Cougars under the bus and #BYU50 a success appeared first on
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Matt Carlino to transfer to Marquette

Marquette appears to have landed an impact transfer Friday, as BYU guard Matt Carlino is transferring in to play for the Golden Eagles, according to multiple reports. School officials had no comment on Carlino's impending transfer. Carlino is graduating from BYU in June and will have one year of eligibility remaining. Per NCAA rules, Carlino will be eligible to play right away...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Carlino to transfer to Marquette

Marquette appears to have landed an impact transfer Friday, as BYU guard Matt Carlino is transferring in to play for the Golden Eagles, according to multiple reports. School officials had no comment, but first-year coach Steve Wojciechowski tweeted about Carlino's impending transfer. Carlino is graduating from BYU in June and will have one year of eligibility remaining. Per NCAA...
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April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU guard Matt Carlino transferring

PROVO, Utah (AP) BYU guard Matt Carlino, who stepped back into the Cougars' starting lineup for the NCAA tournament after Kyle Collinsworth's season-ending knee injury, is transferring for his senior season of eligibility.
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU bounced out of NCAA Tournament with 87-68 loss to Oregon

Matt Carlino was heating up, open 3-point shots that rattled out in the first half were beginning to fall, and the mostly red-clad crowd of 17,749 at the Bradley Center was on its feet, urging the upset-minded BYU Cougars to complete their comeback from an early 14-point deficit. BYU was within three points, remarkably, given the way the Cougars were shooting and defending. Then...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Disrespected Cougars eager to show they belong

Even before their name was called on Selection Sunday as a better-than-anyone-expected No. 10 seed in the NCAA Tournament’s West Regional, the BYU Cougars were hearing and reading about their bid unworthiness from national college basketball experts. You don’t belong. You shouldn’t be dancing. You don’t pass the eye test. You can’t compete without your best overall...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Basketball: Live with it, Carlino fans–Collinsworth is more important

Aside from the unstoppable Tyler Haws, Kyle Collinsworth is the most important player on this BYU basketball squad. Hands down. Bar none. No doubt about it. Tonight’s game proved that. Yes, even more important that Matt Carlino. Carlino’s impressive run to finish the regular season (and some pressure from Twitter icon and Carlino idolizer @PostJimmer) had me thinking maybe...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

March Madness: 10 Players You Need To Remember

March Madness 2014 is here people, I know the real fun doesn’t begin until March 16th with selection Sunday but these are a few names you need to know starting now. As the great Seth Davis would say “sharpie” these names down and thank me later. Now some of these players may not get in the NCAA tourney but they will all be at least in postseason action and have a fighting chance...
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March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlino's 30 sparks BYU past Portland 89-72

Matt Carlino drained eight 3-pointers to finish with 30 points, both career-highs, as BYU defeated Portland 89-72 on Saturday night. The Cougars (20-10, 12-5 West Coast) shot 55.9 percent from the field, with Carlino 11 of 16 and 8 of 13 from beyond the arc. Anson Winder scored 19 points, Tyler Haws had 15 and Kyle Collinsworth chipped in seven with 11 rebounds and seven assists...
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February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU beats No. 25 Gonzaga 73-65

Anson Winder scored 17 points and Matt Carlino added 15 to lead BYU to a 73-65 victory over No. 25 Gonzaga on Thursday night. Eric Mika added 13 points and eight rebounds for the Cougars (19-10, 11-5 West Coast Conference) who snapped a five-game losing streak to the Bulldogs (23-5, 13-2). Sam Dower had 14 points and Kevin Pangos added 13 for the Bulldogs who shot 40.7 percent...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU takes over 2nd, beats San Francisco 68-63

Brigham Young held San Francisco scoreless for the final 1:49 to post a 68-63 win and take sole-possession of second place in the West Coast Conference Saturday night. Tim Derksen's jumper cut the BYU lead to two points, 62-60 with 2:55 left to play, but was unable to make it a three-point play. Matt Carlino followed with a 3-pointer for the Cougars and Eric Mika added a jumper...
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February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Finishing Strong – What BYU Needs To Do To End The Roadie On A Good Note

The BYU Cougars are currently riding a five game winning streak, the last two wins coming on the road. This next week, the Cougars will be traveling to face the Portland Pilots and the always tough Gonzaga Bulldogs. These games will close out a road trip that the Cougars have been on for their previous four games. The Cougars are undefeated against the Pilots and have met with them...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU scorches nets, beats Santa Clara 91-81

Matt Carlino scored 15 points and had nine assists, and BYU shot a season-high 61.5 percent as the Cougars beat Santa Clara 91-81 Saturday night. Robert Garrett's dunk nearly 7 minutes into the game pulled Santa Clara within 12-10, but Anson Winder scored eight straight points for the Cougars, sparking a 10-2 run and pushing the lead to double digits. BYU (13-7, 5-2 West Coast...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Despite road win, BYU Hoops still has a lot to work on

The BYU men’s basketball team picked up its first conference road win and won its fourth straight overall on Thursday night against San Francisco, and some fans and pundits think head coach Dave Rose has righted the ship after losing four in a row in December. Not so fast. While the road win was certainly a nice start, this BYU hoops squad still has a lot to work on if it’s going...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Cougars Confidence Rises As They Win Four Straight

The BYU Cougars have won four in a row after beating San Francisco Thursday night; this comes after the Cougars dropped four in a row against Oregon, Utah, LMU and Pepperdine. Over the past four games the Cougars have scored over 80 points in each win and have won some games without Forward Eric Mika, and Tyler Haws and company have been getting hot just in time for a tough WCC schedule...
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January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU beats San Francisco on the road 83-76

Kyle Collinsworth scored 19 points, Skyler Halford added 18 and Matt Carlino had 17 as BYU defeated San Francisco 83-76 on Thursday night. Tyler Haws added 15 points and Eric Mika had 11 as BYU (12-7, 4-2 West Coast Conference) had five players score in double figures. Collinsworth was 7 of 10 from the field and Halford hit 11 of 12 free throws. BYU trailed 46-43 with more than...
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January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Go Fast Go Hard in BYU Basketball

In our interview last week with Jeff Chatman, the BYU legend told us that the number one reason his son, Jordan, committed to BYU was Dave Rose’s “style of play.” Jordan, who was the 2012 Gatorade player of the year in Washington, is, in his father’s words, a “playmaker,” and he wants to play somewhere where he can use his size and athleticism to its fullest. While Chatman...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Can BYU Make a Run at Gonzaga?

Few teams in the realm of college basketball rival the type of dominance that Kansas has had in the Big 12, but in the West Coast Conference one team has certainly come close, the Gonzaga Bulldogs.  Since 1987 the Bulldogs have 14 regular-season titles (won or shared) and 19 trips to the conference tournament finals, with 12 titles. It is clear Gonzaga is the undisputed king of...
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December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Mirror images Gonzaga, BYU make WCC a wild western shootout

Send to Kindle * * * The WCC moves forward every season and now the depth in this league is at a new level as San Diego, Pepperdine, and San Francisco, which have been around the bottom in recent years,  have been competitive every night.  Pacific announced its entrance by jumping out to a 4-0 start before losing to No. 14 Oregon. In addition, always tough St. Mary’s has gone...
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December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

BYU rolls past North Texas 97-67

Tyler Haws scored 23 points as Brigham Young pulled away from North Texas in the second half to take a 97-67 victory Tuesday night. Haws has now totaled 1,342 points at BYU (7-2). Kyle Collinsworth had a career-high 17 points and Skyler Halford had a career-high 16 points. Matt Carlino pulled down a career-high 10 rebounds. He also had 11 assists. BYU outrebounded North Texas 60...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

BYU gets the 85-74 win over Utah St.

Tyler Haws scored 21 points and Matt Carlino added 18 points to lead Brigham Young to an 85-74 win Saturday over in state rival and previously unbeaten Utah State. Erica Mika also scored 15 points and grabbed nine rebounds for the Cougars. Frank Barley IV added 14 points off the bench, 11 of which came in the second half after BYU (6-2) trailed 44-39 at the half. Kyle Collinsworth...
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November 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Matchup of the Week: Matt Carlino (BYU) vs. Fred VanVleet (#8 Wichita St.)

TCT’s Matchup of the Day features BYU’s Matt Carlino and Wichita State’s Fred VanVleet, two of the most talented point guards among the Mid-Major ranks. Carlino is a high-volume scorer whose efficiency has slipped, however, he has made major strides as an all-around contributor and forms a lethal backcourt duo with Tyler Haws, the WCC’s leading scorer. A reserve during Wichita...
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November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Haws lifts BYU to 86-82 victory over Texas

Tyler Haws scored all but two of his 25 points in the second half, Matt Carlino added 20 points and BYU bounced back from its first loss of the season to beat Texas 86-82 on Monday night in the semifinals of the CBE Classic. Haws, who missed two games earlier this season with an abdominal injury, carried the Cougars (5-1) down the stretch. His jumper with 1:39 remaining gave BYU...
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November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

BYU dominates Colorado Mesa 84-60

Matt Carlino scored 16 points as BYU easily beat Colorado Mesa 84-60 Saturday night in the second round of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic. Colorado Mesa, a Division II program, shot 10 of 22 in the first half, including five 3-pointers, to keep the game close. BYU (4-0) went into halftime up 36-28. The Cougars blew the game open after the break, ripping off a 21-1 run in the first...
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November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Hot-shooting BYU beats Stanford, 112-103

Tyler Haws had 31 points and eight rebounds, Matt Carlino scored 26 points and BYU beat Stanford 112-103 on Monday night in the first major test of the season for both teams. Kyle Collinsworth added 14 points, nine assists and seven rebounds to help the hot-shooting Cougars (2-0) build a 19-point lead with 6:30 remaining. BYU shot 53.5 percent from the floor and led for the final...
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November 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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