Tag Archives: byu

BYU’s Bronco Mendenhall Hired as Coach for Virginia

BYU's Bronco Mendenhall Hired as Coach for Virginia

Virginia has hired Brigham Young’s Bronco Mendenhall as its new football coach, the school announced Friday. Mendenhall, 49, who replaces Mike London, was 99-42 in his 11 seasons as head coach at BYU to rank 12th in total wins among all FBS teams during that time. Mendenhall led the Cougars to two Mountain West championships (2006, ’07) and 10 bowl games …

Read More »

LGBTQ Group at BYU Reminds Us That Everyone Needs a Savior

LGBTQ Group at BYU Reminds Us That Everyone Needs a Savior

Understanding Same Gender Attraction is an unofficial group of LGBTQ/SSA students at Brigham Young University, one of the Church’s private universities. The goal of the group is “to strengthen families and the BYU community by providing a place for open, respectful discussions on the topic of same-gender attraction.” They stress that the group strongly supports BYU students in “upholding the …

Read More »

WATCH NOW: Dreamin, a Musical Tribute to the BYU Football Team

WATCH NOW: Dreamin, a Musical Tribute to the BYU Football Team

The Brigham Young University Football team has released an engaging new music video in response to the recent hype and opportunity surrounding the team’s success. Created by Jamesthemormon and featuring Yahosh Bonner, the video features footage from the team’s amazing wins against Nebraska and Boise State, as well as members of the team and behind-the-scenes footage. The video was also …

Read More »

ESPN Features BYU’s Tanner Mangum, Missionary Service

ESPN Features BYU's Tanner Mangum, Missionary Service

Tanner Mangum returned to Idaho on the first Wednesday of June after spending 22 months as a missionary in the Antofagasta region of Chile. Four days later, he left his parents’ home northwest of Boise on a new mission — to play quarterback at Brigham Young. RELATED: Watch Dreamin, a Tribute to BYU Football You may see these two journeys …

Read More »

New Carl Bloch Painting of Christ Acquired, Unveiled at BYU

New Carl Bloch Painting of Christ Acquired, Unveiled at BYU

Brigham Young University’s Museum of Art unveiled its newly acquired Carl Bloch painting, “The Mocking of Christ,” Thursday. The painting was recently rediscovered by Danish art dealer Peter Titelbech after being held in a private collection since 1935. Titelbech was working on a comprehensive list of Bloch’s works when a colleague told him about the painting. “It was ‘The Mocking …

Read More »

Tyler Haws Talks of His Mission After Working Out With LA Lakers

Tyler Haws Talks of His Mission While Working Out With LA Lakers

Tyler Haws, all-time leading scorer for BYU and recent college graduate, is currently on a whirlwind tour of NBA pre-draft workouts. Visits so far have included the Utah Jazz, Dallas Mavericks, and Phoenix Suns teams, with more on the way. Today, after working out with the LA Lakers, Haws addressed the media, which included a question about his missionary service …

Read More »