With so many new and young players on BYU's roster this season, the Cougars will no doubt lean heavily on star junior Tyler Haws. The nation's seventh-leading scorer last season, he talked to the media on Thursday about Friday's season-opener against Weber State.
November 7, 2013
While the Cougars won't be in the NCAA tournament for the first time since Coach Rose's first season as head coach in 2005-06, they are nevertheless happy to be able to keep playing. On Tuesday they'll host the Washington Huskies, who feature former Pleasant Grove guard C.J. Wilcox. Listen to what Tyler Haws and Brandon Davies had to say about Wilcox, the opportunity to play more games, and more.
March 18, 2013
A few times under Coach Rose, BYU entered its conference tournament as a bubble team needing to at least advance once in order to have a shot at an at-large bid, but this year is the first time his team has to earn an automatic bid to have any shot at playing in the NCAA tournament. In order to win the WCC Tournament, BYU will have to get over the hump and finally beat some top teams.
March 7, 2013
Not only did the Cougars have a couple disastrous losses last week, but Tyler Haws has had a giant target on his back as teams focus on shutting him down. The sophomore spoke to the media following Thursday's practice about getting back on track, dealing with how teams defend him, and the technical foul he had against San Francisco last week.
February 14, 2013
The Cougars desperately need a marquee win, and beating No. 10 Gonzaga Thursday night would certainly qualify, but the Cougars will be hard-pressed to beat the Bulldogs on the road. They expect Gonzaga to be motivated after losing a heartbreaker at the buzzer last week, something the Cougars can definitely relate to.
January 23, 2013
After serving a two-year LDS mission to the Philippines, Tyler Haws has returned to Cougar basketball with intangible skills that he feels can help him play a bigger role this year. A little wiser and a little older, Haws feels the leadership experience he's gained will better serve the team, which he feels is a special group of guys.
November 1, 2012