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All things BYU sports - Cougar football, basketball and more, plus commentary on other sports both amateur and professional.

Cougar Sports Saturday May 8th Highlights   (42:15)5-8-2021
This is a compilation of highlights from Cougar Sports Saturday May 8th, 2021   Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte lead off the show discussing the decision for BYU's Matt Haarms to give up his eligibility and try his name out in the NBA Draft. The decision puzzles the two but n...
BYU WR coach Fesi Sitake talks current talent   (12:47)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte are joined by Fesi Sitake who is the passing game coordinator and wide receivers coach. He discusses his former players who are off to the NFL and who could be the next stand out for the upcoming season. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy inf...
The College Football Playoff will expand?   (16:20)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss the big news that the College Football Playoff is going to expand within a few years. It is not official but all signs point that way and also that a 12-team field is the preferred model. The two discuss how an expanded field will work and...
Who could be the next great BYU football star in the NFL   (05:12)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss what current BYU player in the NFL who could be one of the five best ever. The two end up with Fred Warner.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Top 5 BYU players in the NFL   (12:48)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte battle out the top five which is a list from NFL.com who rated BYU's top five NFL players of all time. The list is pretty tough for the two to nail down as it is a subjective list and not anything tangible with numbers or titles. See omnystudio.c...
What undrafted BYU players can make a roster?   (05:09)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte go back to the NFL Draft and talk about the undrafted players from BYU that signed with a team as a free agent. What players could stick with a roster and eventually make the  53-man squad for the 2021 season? See omnystudio.com/listener for pri...
NY Jets beat reporter DJ Bien-Aime   (13:12)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte are joined by DJ Bien-Aime who covers the New York Jets for the NY Daily News to discuss how Zach Wilson will fit in with the Jets. What doe the Jets need to help Wilson be successful in his rookie year, plus Bien-Aime talks about the first rookie...
Previewing the WR's for this season   (03:58)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte take a look at the upcoming BYU football season and how the wide receiver room will look like. The Cougars lost Dax Milne to the NFL, so they are looking to find replacements for that production. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy informatio...
Former BYU Center Matt Haarms discusses his decision to go pro   (14:01)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte are joined by former BYU basketball player Matt Haarms to discuss his college career which spanned two schools in Purdue and BYU and his latest decision on entering the NBA Draft. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Zach Wilson's first mini-camp as a New York Jet   (07:12)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte hear from the former BYU QB and No. 2 overall pick Zach Wilson as he is taking part  in his first NFL camp. Wilson discusses choosing the No. 2, learning the playbook, his thoughts on being the starting quarterback on opening day, and getting to ...
Was declaring for the NBA Draft the best move for Matt Haarms   (11:37)5-8-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte lead off the show discussing the decision for BYU's Matt Haarms to give up his eligibility and try his name out in the NBA Draft. The decision puzzles the two but neither are against a player leaving to better their situation. See omnystudio.com/...
Cougar Sports Saturday May 1st Highlights   (21:03)5-1-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on May 1, 2021.  Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte react to a big draft weekend for BYU Football. Zach Wilson gets drafted #2 overall and former BYU QB Steve Young joins to talk about Zach and his future in the NFL. The...
Top 2022 NFL Draft prospects for BYU   (12:50)5-1-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte look ahead to next year's draft and who will be the Cougars waiting to hear their names on draft weekend. The guys mention players like James Empey, Puka Nacua and Tyler Allgeier as potential draft prospects. Mitch even mentions Isaac Rex, who had ...
NFL Draft coverage with Kyle Ireland   (12:05)5-1-2021
KSL Sports Kyle Ireland joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to discuss the NFL Draft. BYU has had two players selected so far as several prospects await their name on Day 3. Ireland comments on how the Jets used the draft to add weapons/protection for QB Zach Wilson. He is also...
Biggest NFL Draft classes in BYU history   (11:41)5-1-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at the biggest draft classes in BYU history since 1980. In the drafts after successful seasons, the Cougars have been highly sought out in the draft. 1986, 1981 and 2002 are...
Saints add more quarterback competition for Taysom Hill   (12:42)5-1-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte continue to talk NFL Draft and how it affects Taysom Hill. The Saints drafted QB Ian Book out of Notre Dame in the 4th round and the guys wonder what that may mean for Taysom and his future. Matt says he's not worried at all.  See omnystudio.com/...
Steve Young on Zach Wilson + BYU Football   (13:59)5-1-2021
BYU legend Steve Young joins Matt Baiamonte to talk BYU football and Zach Wilson. Young talks about Wilson's focus on football and being better every day, which impressed him. He says he prepares and plays with a focus and that will lead to success at the next level. As far as th...
Zach Wilson earned his way to the NFL   (07:48)5-1-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte continue to talk about Zach Wilson with the New York Jets. They discuss his path to the NFL and how he has grown over the last three years. The guys also ask Cougar fans whether they root for former Cougs in the NFL, or if they have a favorite team...
Zach Wilson is officially a Jet   (12:15)5-1-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the showing reacting to Zach Wilson getting draft 2nd overall to the New York Jets. As expected, the junior QB from BYU will take over for New York as they look start a new page with recently hired head coach Robert Saleh and OC Mike LaFl...
Cougar Sports Saturday April 24th Highlights   (34:56)4-28-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on April 24, 2021.
What are the odds?   (13:33)4-24-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte play a game of what are the odds. The guys look at the NFL draft and speculate about how many players will be selected and how good this class of BYU players will be.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What was the low point for BYU Football?   (11:55)4-24-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte debate the low point for BYU football.
Scott Mitchell talks NFL Draft and Zach Wilson   (12:56)4-24-2021
Former NFL QB Scott Mitchell joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about Zach Wilson and the NFL draft. Mitchell was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 4th round in 1990. He spent 11 years in the NFL with four different teams. Mitchell says don't count out the Jets, con...
Last five BYU quarterbacks selected in the NFL draft   (14:01)4-24-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. Avoiding controversy this week, the guys look at the last five BYU quarterbacks selected in the NFL draft. The list includes Cougar greats like John Beck and Ty Detmer. See omnystudio.com/listener ...
Jonathan Tavernari makes his case for one of BYU basketball's best international players   (08:36)4-24-2021
Former BYU player Jonathan Tavernari joins the show to talk about the debacle of the Top 5 last week. Tavernari was left off last week's list of best international players in BYU basketball history. He makes his case to be on the Top 5 and discusses what BYU's seniors should do t...
Best team fits for BYU draft prospects   (13:03)4-24-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte take a look at BYU's draft prospects and pick their favorite team fit. The Cougars will have one of their best draft classes, with an expectation of 4-6 players being drafted next weekend. The guys discuss Brady Christensen, Matt Bushman and Dax Mi...
Does Zach Wilson belong on the Mt Rushmore of BYU quarterbacks?   (13:42)4-24-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show discussing Zach Wilson and if he fits on the Mt Rushmore of BYU QB's. Wilson recently golfed with BYU legends like Steve Young, Ty Detmer and Jim McMahon and it has fans wondering whether those four are the best QB's in BYU histo...
Cougar Sports Saturday April 17th Highlights   (03:30)4-17-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on April 17, 2021.
ESPN's preseason FPI has BYU ranked in the middle of the pack   (13:30)4-17-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss ESPN's FPI ranking for BYU in 2021.
Kaleb Hayes says transferring to BYU was a "no brainer"   (14:49)4-17-2021
Mitch Harper talks with the newest member of the BYU Cougars football team, transfer CB Kaleb Hayes
Top 5 International players in BYU basketball history   (16:20)4-17-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5.
Jacob Conover training with BYU greats Max Hall and Ty Detmer   (13:01)4-17-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss freshman QB Jacob Conover.
The NCAA's ruling makes Puka Nacua immediately eligible to play for BYU   (13:42)4-17-2021
KSLTV's Dave McCann joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about all things BYU sports.
BYU hoops looking to reload in the transfer portal   (08:48)4-17-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte continue to talk about the transfer portal and the potential targets for BYU basketball.
NCAA rules in favor of one-time transfer for college athletes   (12:15)4-17-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the showing reacting to the NCAA's ruling on a one-time transfer for student athletes.
Cougar Sports Saturday April 10th Highlights   (23:27)4-10-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on April 10, 2021.  Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk with former BYU QB John Beck about his work in draft prep with Zach Wilson and NY Jets insider Brian Costello joined to give BYU fans the insight on the Jets or...
John Beck talks QB training + NFL draft prep with Zach Wilson   (16:40)4-10-2021
Former BYU quarterback and QB coach John Beck joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about his work with QB Zach Wilson. Beck and his training with 3DQB has helped prepare Zach Wilson throughout his college career and in the pre-draft process. Beck says Wilson's personalit...
Best NFL draft steals in BYU history   (14:46)4-10-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at the best draft steals in BYU history. The list includes players that greatly exceeded expectations or turned a late-round selection into a long NFL career. The list incl...
Mike Saunders Jr. discusses BYU, life in Transfer Portal   (13:11)4-10-2021
Former Wasatch Academy and Cincinnati guard Mike Saunders Jr joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to discuss his recruitment in the transfer portal. BYU is in the mix for the freshman guard who spent one season with the Bearcats. Saunders was teammates at Wasatch Academy with cu...
How will Zach Wilson fit with the New York Jets?   (14:59)4-10-2021
New York Jets insider Brian Costello joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to discuss Zach Wilson and his potential future in NY. Costello says the Jets fell in love with Wilson during the season, once it became clear that they wouldn't be able to draft Trevor Lawrence. Costello ...
New scoreboards, video screens announced at LaVell Edwards Stadium   (06:52)4-10-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss the newly announced upgrades to LaVell Edwards Stadium. BYU announced this week new scoreboards and video board upgrades in the North and South end zones.  The guys are excited about the additions and anything that enhances the fan experie...
Mark Pope in the mix for the Arizona head coach job   (12:34)4-10-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show talking college hoops. Mark Pope has been rumored to be a candidate for the Arizona head coaching job and the guys discuss whether Pope should or will consider taking the job. The Wildcats fired Sean Miller after 12 seasons at th...
Cougar Sports Saturday March 27th Highlights   (01:04)3-27-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on March 27, 2021.
Jake Oldroyd on his perfect 2020 season   (12:34)3-27-2021
BYU kicker Jake Oldroyd joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about his 2020 season. Oldroyd was a finalist for the Lou Groza Award, which is given to the best kicker in college football. Oldroyd was a perfect 13-13 on field goals last season.  See omnystudio.com/listen...
Top 5 Undrafted BYU Players in the NFL   (17:38)3-27-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at the best undrafted BYU players ever. The list includes some Cougar greats like Chad Lewis and Bart Oates. Fans can expect BYU to have 3-5 players selected in the NFL Draf...
BYU suffers a disappointing end to their 20-21 season   (13:22)3-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk BYU basketball and the disappointing loss to UCLA in the NCAA Tournament. The #6 Cougars ended their season in the 1st round of the tournament and the guys discuss year 2 of the Mark Pope era. Both the guys are disappointed in how the season e...
Sam Farnsworth says Zach Wilson confirmed what BYU fans saw all season   (14:01)3-27-2021
KSL-TV's Sam Farnsworth joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about BYU's Pro Day. Farnsworth was on location and said Zach Wilson's performance in the passing portion solidified his status as a Top-5 pick and, most likely, the 2nd QB taken. He was also impressed with Mat...
Who else increased their draft stock at BYU Pro Day?   (08:09)3-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte continue to talk BYU Pro Day and some of the other players who helped themselves in the drills and measurements. OL Brady Christensen had a record broad jump and a sub 4.9 40-yard dash and now, Christensen goes from a 3-4 round pick to potentially ...
Zach Wilson impresses at BYU Pro Day   (11:29)3-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the showing reacting to BYU Pro Day. The eyes of the NFL were focused on Provo, Utah yesterday and Zach Wilson put on a show. The guys discuss whether Wilson secured himself as the #2 pick in the NFL Draft.  See omnystudio.com/listener ...
Cougar Sports Saturday March 20th Highlights   (30:38)3-20-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on March 13, 2021. Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte preview BYU vs UCLA and talk with Mark Pope from the Indy bubble. BYU legend Jimmer Fredette joins the show to reminisce on the Sweet Sixteen run in 2011 and give his ...
The Hurry Up: March 20th   (08:31)3-20-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte wrap up the show with The Hurry Up. The guys hit on the quick news and notes from the world of BYU sports. Former BYU star Shawn Bradley was paralyzed in a bike accident earlier this week, NFL free agency began this week and the guys react to some ...
The Three-Pointer: BYU vs UCLA   (07:48)3-20-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte preview tonight's matchup with The Three Pointer. The guys give a stat of the game, player to watch and a bold prediction for this game. UCLA defeated Michigan State in the First Four to earn a shot at the #6 Cougars. See omnystudio.com/listener f...
Mark Pope is excited for Cougar Nation to enjoy March Madness   (15:00)3-20-2021
BYU head coach Mark Pope joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk NCAA tournament. The Cougars have made their first NCAA tournament in six years and hope to make a run like the Jimmer-led team 10 years ago. Pope says UCLA is a tough match-up, especially with the tournament ...
Dave Rose talks keys to winning games during March Madness   (14:12)3-20-2021
Former BYU head coach Dave Rose joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about the NCAA tournament. Rose had some of the best runs in the tournament in BYU history, including the Sweet Sixteen run in 2011 with Jimmer Fredette. He talks about the process of recruiting Jimmer ...
BYU Basketball All-Americans   (14:09)3-20-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at BYU basketball All-American selections. The list includes Cougar greats like Jimmer Fredette, Danny Ainge and Michael Smith. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy info...
Jimmer Fredette talks March Madness + BYU's potential in the NCAA Tournament   (19:15)3-20-2021
BYU legend Jimmer Fredette joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about March Madness. Jimmer shares his favorite memories from the NCAA tournament, including the 2011 run to the Sweet Sixteen. Jimmer also talks about his experience playing basketball in China. Jimmer is c...
BYU is in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2015   (11:47)3-20-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show discussing the NCAA Tournament, with Mitch live from Indianapolis. BYU has not been in the tournament since 2015 and BYU fans missed out on seeing a special team last year due to COVID-19. Mitch says even with limited fans it sti...
Mitch & Matt break down BYU returning to the NCAA Tournament   (36:41)3-15-2021
Put on those dancing shoes BYU, you're headed back to the NCAA Tournament! Cougar Sports Saturday hosts Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte broke down BYU basketball receiving a 6-seed in the NCAA Tournament. Subscribe to the Cougar Tracks Podcast! Apple: https://podcasts.apple.co...
Cougar Sports Saturday March 13th Highlights   (51:46)3-13-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on March 13, 2021. Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk about BYU's run in the WCC tournament and their potential in the NCAA tournament with former player Mark Durrant. The guys react to the additions of Puka and Sams...
The Hurry Up: March 13   (07:20)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte wrap up the show with The Hurry Up. The guys hit on the quick news and notes from the world of BYU sports. The Women's basketball team fell to Gonzaga at the buzzer and will have to wait until Monday to see if they make the NCAA tournament. BYU's P...
Where will BYU be seeded in the NCAA Tournament?   (11:53)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte predict where BYU will end up seed in the NCAA tournament. This year's team will be the first tournament team since 2015, although last year's squad was set to appear in the tourney before it's cancellation. Matt predicts that BYU will be rewarded ...
Where will former Cougars end up in NFL Free Agency?   (07:51)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte look ahead at NFL Free Agency, which begins next week. There are several notable former Cougs who are free agents this year. The guys give their ideal fit or situation for guys like Jamaal Williams, Kyle Van Noy & Daniel Sorenson. See omnystudio.c...
One Year of COVID-19 + how it affected BYU sports   (13:25)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte reflect on the past year and how the pandemic has changed their lives and the sports world. A year ago, BYU basketball's season ended due to COVID and the team missed out on a NCAA Tournament. The guys talk about the excitement of this year and the...
Last Five BYU teams to be seeded higher than 8 in the NCAA Tournament   (15:56)3-13-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at the last five times BYU earned a seeding higher than 8 in the NCAA tournament. The list includes some of BYU's best squads, including the Jimmer-led 2011 team and Danny A...
Spring Football update + reloading talent on the BYU roster   (08:03)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte give an update on BYU spring ball. Fesi Sitake talked about the balance on roles with new OC Aaron Roderick and the guys are optimistic that the blend of Sitake and Roderick will continue to be successful for BYU. The guys say this year is looking ...
Puka and Samson Nacua transfer to BYU   (13:19)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte break down BYU's additions of Puka and Samson Nacua in the transfer portal. Samson is a grad transfer from Utah and Puka comes to BYU from Washington, after spending the last two seasons in Seattle. Mitch is very high on Puka, saying he's the best ...
Mark Durrant says BYU should be confident heading into NCAA Tournament   (16:33)3-13-2021
Former BYU player and color analyst Mark Durrant joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about the WCC tournament and BYU's potential in the NCAA tournament. Durrant says BYU should be confident that they can compete with anybody in the NCAA tournament, despite the loss th...
2020-21 BYU Basketball Season Awards   (04:52)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte give out season awards for BYU basketball. The guys award an MVP, most improved player, and best performance from the season. The Cougars season will continue in the NCAA tournament as they await Selection Sunday to find out their seeding and match...
BYU challenges the Zags, but falls short in the WCC Championship game   (12:37)3-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show talking about BYU's performance in the WCC Tournament. The Cougars defeated Pepperdine in overtime late Monday night before losing to Gonzaga in the championship. BYU gave the Zags their toughest test all season and will look to ...
Cougar Sports Saturday Highlights March 6, 2021   (07:37)3-6-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on March 6, 2021. Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk BYU spring football and the position battles waging on in week one. They also talk with WR Kody Epps. Mitch and Matt preview the WCC tournament for BYU basketball ...
The Hurry Up: March 6th   (08:43)3-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte wrap up the show with The Hurry Up. The guys hit on the quick news and notes from the world of BYU sports. The Men's and Women's basketball team received recognition in the WCC awards this week, Kyle Van Noy is being shopped by the Dolphins and wil...
BYU WR Kody Epps on his high school success + goals for 2021   (20:43)3-6-2021
BYU freshman WR Kody Epps joins Mitch Harper to talk about his first season in Provo and what his goals are for the 2021 season. Epps was a decorated high school player and an All-American at the California powerhouse Mater Dei. With Dax Milne headed to the NFL, Epps could be the...
Top 5 in Career Receiving Yards at BYU   (15:58)3-6-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at the Top 5 in career receiving yards at BYU. The Cougars will look to replace the very productive Dax Milne and Gunner Romney could be a big name to step up. A big season ...
BYU Football Unveils Alternate Navy, Royal Blue Helmets   (05:32)3-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte react to the new helmet designs released by BYU this week. BYU introduced a Navy and Royal helmet, giving the team 26 different uniform combinations between Navy, Royal and White. Both the guys are big fans of the new lids and are excited that BYU ...
Cody Fueger on preparing for the WCC tournament and March Madness   (19:41)3-6-2021
BYU basketball assistant coach Cody Fueger joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about BYU's preparation for the WCC tournament. He says that after the events of the last year, he is grateful to again be in the position to play in the NCAA tournament. He mentions the tale...
How does BYU football replace the production lost from last year's team?   (08:30)3-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte continue to talk BYU spring football and replacing talent in the WR room. With Dax Milne heading to the NFL, BYU will have to replace their WR1 from last season. Gunner Romney and Neil Pau'u will certainly play a role, but Mitch says keep an eye on...
BYU spring football position battles   (11:29)3-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk about the first week of BYU spring football. In discussing the QB battle, Mitch says BYU will be set with Jaren Hall, Baylor Romney, or Jacob Conover at the position. He feels confident any of those three players can lead the Cougars to a succ...
Tyler Haws on BYU's chance in the WCC tournament + what it will take to beat Gonzaga   (09:44)3-6-2021
Former BYU basketball star Tyler Haws joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte to talk about BYU's chances in the WCC tournament. Haws says that during his playing time, winning the conference tournament was always the number one goal. He says BYU has the right person in place with ...
Would winning the WCC Tournament this year be the greatest moment of BYU hoops history?   (13:10)3-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show talking BYU hoops in the WCC tournament. The Cougars will play Monday night and await the winner of Pepperdine and Santa Clara. BYU will look to win their first WCC tourney title since joining the league. The guys discuss if winn...
BYU Basketball closes out regular season with another memorable Senior Night   (28:09)2-28-2021
Cougar Sports Saturday hosts Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte hopped on the mic to discuss BYU's victory over Saint Mary's and look ahead to the Cougars trip in the WCC Tournament. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Cougar Sports Saturday Highlights February 27, 2021   (28:40)2-27-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on February 27, 2021. Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk with the newest additions to BYU football's coaching staff: Kevin Clune and Darrell Funk. The guys also preview spring football, which begins next week. Mitch ...
The Hurry Up: 2-27   (09:28)2-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte wrap up the show with The Hurry Up. The guys hit on the quick news and notes from the world of BYU sports. BYU equipment teased new uniform combinations on Twitter this week, the Women's basketball team is rolling as winners of 8 in a row, Men's Vo...
Darrell Funk brings years of experience to the BYU coaching staff   (21:00)2-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk with new BYU offensive line coach Darrell Funk. Funk comes to Provo with a lot of experience and looks at the BYU o-line job as one of the best in college football. Funk will look to build upon one of the strengths of BYU's team last season, w...
The Three Pointer: BYU vs Saint Mary's   (10:56)2-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte preview tonight's match-up between the Cougars and the Gaels. Mitch and Matt give a stat to know before the game, a player to watch and a bold prediction. Saint Mary's sits at third in the WCC ahead of the conference tournament. BYU beat the Gaels ...
Best freshman season for BYU hoops since 2000   (14:34)2-27-2021
Producer Dallen Graff joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte for the weekly Top 5. This week, the guys look at the best freshman seasons for BYU hoops since 2000. The list includes BYU stars like TJ Haws and Nick Emery. Freshman Caleb Lohner has had a great season and has been vit...
Kevin Clune inherits a talented group of Linebackers   (11:20)2-27-2021
BYU linebackers coach Kevin Clune joins Matt Baiamonte to discuss his new position on the BYU coaching staff and his expectations in his first year. Clune comes with experience to a talented linebacker group, led by Payton Wilgar and Keenan Pili. The Cougars will need to replace ...
Three & Out: BYU Spring Football   (08:36)2-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte preview BYU spring football with Three & Out. The guys give a stat to know, a player to watch and a bold prediction for spring football practices. BYU spring football begins on March 1 and will go through March 26 or 27. See omnystudio.com/listene...
BYU releases 2021 Football schedule   (12:47)2-27-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show discussing BYU's 2021 Football schedule. The upcoming season will include seven games against P5 opponents, with Utah, Arizona State & Virginia visiting Provo in the fall. BYU will travel to play Washington State, Baylor & USC, w...
Cougar Sports Saturday Highlights February 13, 2021   (44:21)2-13-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on February 13, 2021. Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk with Aaron Roderick about the offseason and QB battle in 2021. Kalani Sitake comments on the QB battle and the new coaching hires. Mitch and Matt talk about mo...
The Hurry Up   (09:29)2-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte wrap up the show with The Hurry Up. The guys hit on the quick news and notes from the world of BYU sports. Kai Nacua signed an extension with the 49ers, Yoeli Childs and Jake Toolson begin their careers in the G-league and Provo was named the best ...
BYU Basketball in a good spot for the NCAA Tournament   (10:01)2-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte talk BYU hoops as the Cougar's reach their final stretch of games before the WCC tournament. BYU has three games remaining on their schedule and the league is still planning to play its tournament in Las Vegas in March. Right now, the Cougars are p...
Kalani Sitake has high praise for the additions to the BYU Football staff   (13:53)2-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte break down comments made by BYU head coach Kalani Sitake on the KSL Sports Front Page this week. Sitake said that the battle for starting QB in 2021 is open to any of the gun slingers in the room. He also commented on the new coaching hires in Darr...
Six BYU players will participate in the NFL Combine   (06:32)2-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss the NFL combine and the six BYU players that earned an invite. Underclassmen Zach Wilson, Dax Milne and Brady Christensen received invites as well as Matt Bushman, Khyiris Tonga, & Chris Wilcox. Six invitees are the most BYU has sent to the...
Aaron Roderick looking ahead at BYU Football in 2021   (21:45)2-13-2021
BYU offensive coordinator Aaron Roderick joins Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte. Roderick discusses the new hires on the coaching staff and the QB battle next season. He also discusses the progress of Zach Wilson and his future in the NFL. Roderick was recently named the new offen...
Quarterback Battle 2021   (05:53)2-13-2021
As spring football approaches, Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss the upcoming QB battle. The guys answer the question whether or not the QB1 needs to be decided in spring ball or if that should happen during fall camp. The competition will include a pair of QB's with starti...
Controversy around Zach Wilson not being named a captain to start the season   (12:21)2-13-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte start off the show talking about the 'controversy' about Zach Wilson being named a captain this past season. ESPN's Todd McShay mentioned that Zach wasn't named a captain before the first game of the season. Mitch and Matt see no issues, especially...
Recapping BYU's loss against No. 1 Gonzaga at the Marriott Center   (31:25)2-9-2021
Mitch and Matt recap BYU's 82-71 loss to No. 1 Gonzaga. What went sideways for the Cougars and what's the outlook going forward? Also, what does BYU need to do to close the gap against Gonzaga? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Cougar Sports Saturday Highlights February 6, 2021   (38:58)2-6-2021
This is a compilation of segments from Cougar Sports Saturday on February 6, 2021. Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte discuss the new coaching hires for BYU Football: Kevin Clune and Darrell Funk. The guys talk NFL draft prep with Chris Wilcox and a new debate between Zach Wilson a...
The Hurry Up on Cougar Sports Saturday   (07:27)2-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte wrap up the show with The Hurry Up. The guys hit on some quick BYU news and notes before the end of the show. BYU Women's Volleyball had a Top 10 play on Sportscenter, a BYU women's hoops player had a historic game for the Lady Cougars and BYU and ...
The Three-Pointer: BYU vs Gonzaga   (11:39)2-6-2021
Mitch Harper and Matt Baiamonte preview Monday night's match-up between the Cougars and the Bulldogs. Mitch and Matt give a stat to know before the game, a player to watch and a bold prediction. The Zags are the #1 team in the country and beat BYU 86-69 in early January.  See o...