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College Football Rumors – BYU, Houston Most Popular Expansion Targets for Big 12

Posted on 21 Jul, 2016, by in College Football

ESPN conducted a survey among Big 12 coaches about the upcoming conference realignment and expansion, with the BYU Cougars and Houston Cougars getting the most votes. More

College Football Rumors – Big 12 Considering BYU, Cincinnati, UConn, Memphis, Houston, UCF & Colorado State for Expansion

Posted on 20 Jul, 2016, by in College Football

It looks like the Big 12 is moving ahead with its plans to expand the conference, as BYU, Cincinnati, UConn, Colorado State, Memphis, Houston and UCF have all been in touch with different members of the conference, hoping they’ll be the ones to get picked. More

BYU vs Utah – Hate For Your Rivals Makes You do Weird Things

Posted on 6 Sep, 2015, by in College Football

There were thousands of fans from the state of Utah in attendance when BYU played Nebraska in Lincoln for the 2015 college football season opener. Among them was Chet Albanese, a Utah Utes fan, making the long way to Lincoln to make sure he sees the Cougars lose. More

College Football Rumors – BYU Cougars & Taysom Hill Can’t Catch a Break

Posted on 6 Sep, 2015, by in College Football

The BYU Cougars are going to be without Taysom Hill at quarterback for another season, this time not completing one full game before finding out it’s over for him in 2015. They did beat Nebraska on a hail mary from Tanner Mangum to Mitch Mathews, but that probably wasn’t too much of a consolation. More

College Football Rumors – Big 12 Want BYU & Florida State More Than Anyone Else

Posted on 16 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

There are a lot of names being thrown around when it comes to the schools the Big 12 will go after if and when it tries to expand, which might cause another wave of massive realignment in college football. BYU, currently independent and Florida State, the crown jewel of the ACC, stand high above the rest as the two programs the conference would most like to add. More

College Football Realignment – Big 12 Needs a Championship Game; Maybe Expand?

Posted on 8 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

The blow of being left out of the College Football playoff has the Big 12 in some sort of panic, which includes contemplating expansion and a return to realignment, which includes teams like Boise State, Memphis, Cincinnati and UCF being considered among others. More

BYU Over Houston – Making the Playoffs is a Realistic Option

Posted on 12 Sep, 2014, by in NFL

Beating on a team from Texas for a second straight week, this time with a 33-25 over Houston and another big game for quarterback Taysom Hill, BYU find themselves looking more and more like a team that could go through this season undefeated, which would make things very interesting for the College Football Playoffs committee considering they’re not a power conference member. More

BYU Over Texas – It’ll Get Worse Before it Gets any Better

Posted on 7 Sep, 2014, by in NFL

There are no magic tricks to fix an ailing program as Charlie Strong learned, losing for the first time as the head coach of Texas with a humiliating home defeat against BYU which did introduce a new Longhorns quarterback, Tyrone Swoops, but that was too little and obviously not enough against the Cougars, running all over the defense that stood in front of them. More

College Football Realignment – Big 12 Adding BYU Doesn’t Make Sense

Posted on 25 Jun, 2014, by in NFL

The world of college football keeps changing, and further conference realignment remains an option. However, adding BYU to the Big 12 which is still a ten-team conference doesn’t seem to be something we’re going to see in the near future. More

Washington Beats BYU – Bishop Sankey Shows Cougars How to Run

Posted on 28 Dec, 2013, by in NFL

No surprises going into the game, which was always going to be about running the ball. Bishop Sankey for Washington on one side, Taysom Hill for BYU on the other side. The Cougars quarterback actually picked up more yards than the Huskies star, but it was the Pac-12 team that put on a better defensive performance to claim the 31-16 win in the Fight Hunger Bowl. More