The Cougars will hit the road this week and head to the warmer weather of California to take on the Spartans of San Jose State. The Spartan offense has solidified its identity under third-year coach Mike MacIntyre, who has led the fourth-best turnaround record-wise in Spartan history.
November 13, 2012
While the triple option is a run-based offensive scheme, that doesn't mean that a defense's cornerbacks can take the day off. When BYU plays Georgia Tech this Saturday, the Cougar corners will have to fulfill their specific assignments if BYU is to be successful.
October 23, 2012
As the Cougars get ready to face Notre Dame on the road, there is a sour taste in the defense's mouth after a poor display against Oregon State. The Cougar defenders will have their hands full when they face a Notre Dame offense looking for a fight.
October 16, 2012
The last time BYU's defense went up against the Tulsa offense, things didn't go so well, and that's putting it mildly. This time around, when BYU faces Tulsa in the Armed Forces Bowl on Friday, the Cougars aim to play much better. But although their players and coaches are different, the Golden Hurricane can still put up a lot points.
December 28, 2011
The secondary is one area the Cougar coaches have found very difficult to recruit for, but they have found much success over the past couple of years with the players they've developed. This year's cornerback tandem of Corby Eason and Preston Hadley have been a very productive one ranked among the nation's best in pass breakups.
November 28, 2011
Like BYU, Texas had to replace its winningest quarterback in school history last season. And also like BYU, doing so led to some growing pains and offensive struggles. The similarities don't end there, however, as Texas also has a new offensive coordinator this season. Preparing for the Longhorns' offense poses some unique challenges for BYU.
September 8, 2011
Preston Hadley was offered by BYU this past Monday and didn't immediately jump on it. After some prayer and careful consideration, he did wind up committing the day after, but it wasn't an easy decision by any means. TBS caught up with Hadley to get his thoughts on why he committed to BYU.
November 10, 2010