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#198: Dayan Lake De-Commits & Charles West is coming to BYU

Topics this week include:

  • The Memphis Tigers announced that 12 players would be punished from the Miami Beach Bowl brawl that took place last night vs. BYU.  Will the Cougars lay down similar punishments?
  • Recruiting Update with Jeff Hansen, Lead Editor at (@rakoto10).
  • What's the latest on Dayan Lake who has now opened up his recruitment?
  • How significant is the Charles West commitment for BYU?  What type of impact can he make in his career?
  • Names to watch in the final two week stretch to Signing Day.
  • Jeff discusses the new transfers that are in the program.
  • BYU Basketball Update: Cougars fall at St. Mary's.
  • Tyler Haws deserves better in his senior season.
  • Is BYU hoops trending in the wrong direction?
  • The struggles with the front court.
  • BYU Volleyball shout-out
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#196: Bronco will Oversee the Defense in 2015

Topics this week include:

  • Bronco Mendenhall is going to oversee the BYU defense again starting in 2015. How do Bean and Mitch feel about the move?
  • Where does Nick Howell figure into all of this?
  • Should Bronco have hired a new face to take over the defense?
  • College Football Playoff National Championship preview: Ohio State vs. Oregon
  • BYU Basketball is on a roll with the Cougars winning three straight since the loss to Gonzaga. Kyle Collinsworth has been nothing short of terrific.
  • Shout-out to Stuart Scott
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#195: Whittingham Rumors & BYU Basketball Falls to the Zags

Topics this week include:

  • Kyle Whittingham to BYU rumors have been running wild the past week. What does the crew think of these rumors? Was there any legitimacy to any of them?
  • Will there be any changes to BYU's coaching staff?
  • 2015 expectations
  • BYU Basketball falls to #8 Gonzaga. What's the outlook the rest of West Coast Conference play?
  • Year in Review: Best and worst stories in BYU sports in 2014.
  • College Football New Year's Day 6 Picks
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#194: Miami Beach BRAWL Recap

  • Miami Beach Bowl recap and a breakdown of the post-game brawl that took place.
  • Brawl aftermath.  Will there be any suspensions from this fight?
  • The game itself.  BYU falls to Memphis in double overtime, 55-48.  Ends the 2014 season at 8-5.
  • What were BYU's problems?
  • Will there be changes to the coaching staff now after that loss? The guys have some bold takes.
  • Looking ahead to 2015
  • BYU Basketball ends non-conference at 10-3.  Gonzaga awaits.
  • Women's Volleyball ends the season as National Runner-Up
  • Bowl Picks
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#193: Miami Beach Bowl Preview

  • Miami Beach Bowl Preview: BYU vs. Memphis.
  • Keys to victory
  • Players to know from Memphis
  • Score predictions
  • BYU Football 2015 recruiting update
  • BYU Basketball fell to Utah and lost Tyler Haws and Nate Austin to injury.  Can BYU overcome this difficult stretch coming up?
  • College Football Bowl Game Picks
  • Women's Volleyball heading to the Final Four
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#192: BYU-Utah on the Hardwood & Could Bronco leave for Oregon St?

Topics this week include:

  • The Miami Beach Bowl matchup has officially been announced.  BYU will take on the Memphis Tigers from the American Athletic Conference.  What are Mitch and Bean's initial thoughts on this game?
  • College Football Playoff shuts out the Big XII.  What impact does this have on realignment?  Will the Big XII expand and call BYU?  Time to strike while the iron is hot.
  • Coaching carousel is heating up and Bronco Mendenhall is at the center of it all.  Could Bronco leave for Corvallis and take the Oregon State job, if offered?
  • The Holy War: Basketball Edition!  BYU vs. Utah square off in the Marriott Center on Wednesday night to renew a long-time rivalry.
  • Keys to victory
  • Score predictions
  • Shout-out to Women's Volleyball
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#190: Bryan Kehl Interview

Topics this week include:

  • Interview with former BYU and NFL linebacker, Bryan Kehl.
  • We discuss Kehl's open letter on and discuss the state of BYU Football.
  • Preview this week's UNLV game.
  • BYU Basketball opens their season against Long Beach.
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2014-15 BYU Basketball Season Preview

Topics on this special edition:

  • BYU Basketball is back! Get ready for the Cougar Cager season with a season preview analyzing everything you need to know about your beloved BYU Cougars.
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