Get behind the microphone with the BYU Broadcasters you have come to trust. Cleon Wall guides you through their stories, their unique insight into calling and analyzing the games, and what they see the athletes do on the field and in front of the mic. Plus, hear from the athletes as they talk to the people behind the mic.
BYU's Basketball Experiment
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33:39BYU Basketball coach Mark Pope called this past season a grand experiment. But it feels like this experiment is still a work in progress. Cougar color analyst Mark Durrant joins the show to analyze the current state of the experiment and what some of the returning players need to work on for next season. Plus, Ben Bagley stops by to talk about BYU SportsNation's last broadcast of BYU football's Pro Day and some of his fond memories of the event.
The Mental Game with Bronson Kaufusi
38:50Former BYU basketball great Tyler Haws sits in the host chair again for his series "The Mental Game." Former BYU and NFL football player Bronson Kaufusi is Tyler's guest. Bronson said focusing on mindset saved his football career. The two talk about getting into the zone, small wins, and Bronson starting a mental mindset program for budding athletes called the Young Athletes Society.
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WCC Finale for BYU Basketball
27:50The BYU men's and women's basketball teams made nice runs in their final West Coast Conference tournament, but their time in the conference has ended. Mark Durrant and Spencer Linton join the show to recap their tournament stay in Las Vegas and the future for both teams. McKell Merkley also helps us understand where the gymnastics team stands as we inch closer to the NCAA regionals and which young gymnasts have impressed her.
Swinging Into Spring
27:50The BYU Baseball season is just heating up. Jason Shepherd is on the road with the Bat Cats and gives us the lowdown on what we can expect in head coach Trent Pratt's second season. Rudi Williams reflects on his only season with the BYU basketball Cougars and what he expects on Senior Night at the Marriott Center. You'll also hear Jared McGregor's story about how he went from being a BYU basketball manager to a basketball player.
BYU Getting Defensive
27:50The BYU men's basketball team's defense is leading to winning results. Greg Wrubell talks about the most impactful defenders and why Gonzaga isn't as good as in past seasons. Kristen Kozlowski joins the show to talk about why the BYU women's basketball team is struggling and Nani Falatea's toughness. Jarom Jordan talks about BYU men's volleyball responding to their first losses of the season.
Big 12 Schedule And Hanging Up The Mic
45:29The Big 12 finally releases its football schedule, and BYU will play Oklahoma and Texas in their possible final season in the conference. But what are some of the other most watchable games for the Cougars? Ben Bagley details his best to worst games. Riley Nelson won't be in the broadcast booth for any Big 12 matchups. He explains why he's decided to retire - for now - from the Cougar broadcast booth. And Mark Durrant still has hope for the basketball Cougars.
St. Mary's Comes To Town
27:50St. Mary's and BYU are going in different directions in men's basketball. The Gaels are at the top of the conference table while the Cougars are trying to figure out how to right the ship. BYU basketball analyst Tyler Haws and St. Mary's play-by-play announcer Alex Jensen give their thoughts on the two teams coming into the Gaels' last game in Provo. The duo also recounts the "Dellave-dagger" game from January 16th, 2013. Tyler thought he hit the game-winning shot with 2.5 seconds remaining at the Marriott Center but was thwarted when Matthew Dellvedova heaved one more shot with no time left on the clock.
21:23What a difference a few weeks makes. The BYU Women's basketball team struggled to a 4-8 start to the season under new head coach Amber Whiting but has now won 7 games in a row. Kristen Kozlowski tells us why this team has made a fantastic turnaround. Meanwhile, the BYU Men's volleyball team is looking to make a comeback from a dreadful 2022 season. Steve Vail and Jarom Jordan explain why they see signs of hope.
BYU Basketball In The Cities By The Bay
23:21The Voice of the Cougars, Greg Wrubell, stops by to talk about BYU men's basketball team identity, new players, and the reliability of Foussyeni Traore as the Cougars head out on one final Bay Area road trip. Then BYUtv's Harrison Collier and McKell Merkley break down the Best of Utah gymnastics meet and what we can look forward to ahead of this weekend's meet with Boise State.