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Jay Drew
BYU football and basketball beat writer for The Salt Lake Tribune. Story idea? Email it to me here: drew@sltrib.com
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Jim Meehan Apr 20
Quick article on Zach Norvell Jr. becoming third Zag to declare for NBA Draft
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Shengzhe Li Apr 18
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Jay Drew Apr 18
Updated Eye on the Y newsletter to reflect breaking news today that Chinese big man Shenghze Li has been released from the NLI he signed with BYU in November:
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Jay Drew Apr 18
Santa Margarita Catholic coach Jeff Reinert says BYU can re-recruit Shenghze Li if Mark Pope desires, but his release means other schools can now legally recruit Li. Quincy Lewis was his main BYU recruiter.
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Jay Drew Apr 18
Just got word from his high school coach that Chinese big man Shenghze Li has asked to be released from the NLI he signed with BYU in November, due to coaching change. BYU has agreed to release.
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Jim Meehan Apr 17
Gonzaga junior forward Brandon Clarke declares for the NBA Draft. Frontcourt teammate Rui Hachimura declared Monday.
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Salt Lake Tribune Sports Apr 16
. coach Mike Littlewood cleaned house after last season's disappointing finish, and is reaping the rewards of those moves this spring. 's story:
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PrepScouting (NCAA) Apr 16
Grad Transfer: 6-11/Baylee Steele from Utah Valley by way of Norwalk, Iowa has committed to Duquesne. Averaged 8pts & 7rb last year.
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Salt Lake Tribune Sports Apr 15
What's Mark Madsen's goal at UVU? He aimed high. "To make the NCAA tournament and to make a deep run."
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Jay Drew Apr 15
Former BYU and Davis High runner Jared Ward finishes eighth at Boston Marathon:
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Jay Drew Apr 15
What did BYU's current players think of the school hiring Mark Pope as its new head men's basketball coach? Here's what:
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Jim Meehan Apr 15
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura has declared for the NBA draft, according to school release
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Jay Drew Apr 14
If you subscribe to our Eye on the Y newsletter, you knew back on March 21 that BYU had a pretty good chance of landing Ty'Son Williams. Credit to RBs coach AJ Steward for the find and recruiting efforts.
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Jay Drew Apr 14
Wow, quite a get for BYU. South Carolina running back Ty'Son Williams says he will move on to BYU as a graduate-transfer immediately eligible in 2019. Cougars' running back group just got better, deeper.
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Jay Drew Apr 14
Mark Madsen's first task will be to get WAC Player of the Year Jake Toolson, who is in the transfer portal, to stay at Utah Valley. Hearing that Toolson is looking at Utah State, considering he's buds with Mountain West Player of the Year Sam Merrill.
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Jay Drew Apr 14
Replying to @shuaige981
Not a done deal yet, but Nick Robinson is African-American. Currently on the staff at Seattle University.
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Jay Drew Apr 14
UVU will introduce Mark Madsen as its new head men's basketball coach at a news conference on Monday at 11 a.m. at the NUVI Basketball Center on the UVU campus in Orem.
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Jay Drew Apr 14
Utah Valley makes it official, announces Mark Madsen as new head coach in a school news release. “Utah Valley University is an amazing institution, and I’m excited to be the new head coach at the largest and fastest-growing school in the state of Utah,” said Madsen.
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Jay Drew Apr 14
Report on Los Angeles Lakers assistant Mark Madsen becoming new head coach at Utah Valley, with update on how it affects Mark Pope's hunt for assistants at BYU. Hearing that Pope will likely hire Chris Burgess, Cody Fueger, Nick Robinson as BYU assistants.
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Jay Drew Apr 13
Tony Finau ties a Masters record with 30 on the front nine, is now 9-under and leads the tournament by a shot. Had a 10-footer for record 29 but just missed it.
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