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  • An arrest has been made in the Sunday night shooting of BYU football recruit Charles West. Coppell (Texas) police said Tuesday that they have arrested Montay Kentrall Howard, 18, in connection with the shooting at a middle school in town while West, also 18, was playing basketball with some friends. West signed to play for BYU on Feb. 4, but was arrested a few days later and eventually c... read more...
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  • Buzz Williams has only been head coach at Virginia Tech for one season, but it was a decidedly unsuccessful season, as the Hokies went 11-22 (in fairness, they went 9-22 the year before under James Johnson). Combine that with Williams’s, shall we say, distinctive appearance, and you have plenty of fodder for Internet snark.Read full article >>... read more...
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  • BLACKSBURG, Va. — Entering spring practice, Virginia Tech Coach Frank Beamer identified the offensive line as the most pressing issue after it lost three senior starters. A core five of left tackle Jonathan McLaughlin, left guard Wyatt Teller, center Eric Gallo, right guard Augie Conte and right tackle Wade Hansen settled in early and developed a welcome consistency.Read... read more...
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  • News earlier this week that New Zealand rugby star Manase Tu’ungafasi would not be joining the BYU football team for fall camp was softened a bit Thursday with the school’s announcement that it has signed offensive lineman LeRoy Tanoai. Tanoai is a 6-foot-4, 280-pound lineman who recently returned from an LDS Church mission to Suva, Fiji. Tanoai is the half brother of former BYU defen... read more...
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  • The second of two players who left the BYU basketball program after the 2014-15 season has found a home. Sophomore guard Frank Bartley IV announced on his Instagram account on Tuesday that he will join the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns, and coach Bob Marlin made the news official on Wednesday. Bartley, who was forced to play out of position at BYU for most of his ... read more...
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  • LOS ANGELES — UCLA has hired Bill Roth from Virginia Tech as the Bruins’ play-by-play announcer for football and men’s basketball radio broadcasts.Roth replaces Chris Roberts, who retired in March after more than 20 years behind the mic. Athletic director Dan Guerrero announced Roth’s hiring Wednesday.Read full article >>... read more...
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  • EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern has signed Virginia Tech transfer Joey van Zegeren.A 6-foot-10 forward and native of The Netherlands, he left the Hokies in January after being suspended indefinitely by coach Buzz Williams for an undisclosed violation of team rules.Read full article >>... read more...
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  • A wild start to the NBA’s free agency period has skipped over the Wasatch Front. The Raptors handed out big money to small forward DeMarre Carroll. Big man Greg Monroe spurned the Lakers and the Knicks to sign a max deal in Milwaukee. And the Phoenix Suns are clearing cap space to get in the LaMarcus Aldridge sweepstakes. Meanwhile, all is quiet in Salt Lake City. And that’s apparently... read more...
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  • Athleticism isn’t Sam Thompson’s issue. Indeed, the Ohio State small forward is one of the highlight reel dunkers of college basketball. Off the dribble, off the lob, off the fastbreak, Thompson’s ability to get off the ground has long been talked about. If Thompson wants to find a place in the NBA, it won’t be as an athlete. It will be as an athlete who can space the floor, def... read more...
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