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Jake Hatch talks about the latest news involving ACC & SEC scheduling & it's impact on BYU football, continues the Player Countdown series & catches listeners up on other BYU news & notes
What a 10-Game BYU Football Schedule Could Enta...
Jake Hatch examined a proposal for a revamped BYU football schedule that's enticing, continued to the Player Countdown & picked the first winner for Cougar gear among the listenership
BYU Football Takes the Field, Yoeli Childs adds...
Jake Hatch shares the latest of what he's learned about fall camp for BYU football, examines what an NBA combine invite for Yoeli Childs means & continued the 2020 Player Countdown
BYU Football Gets the Band Back Together Today ...
Jake Hatch shares what he's learned about BYU football beginning their official preparations for this fall, continued the Player Countdown with Matt Payne & recapped a busy recruiting weekend
Player Countdown Series: BYU Football's #39 Ian...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 BYU Player Countdown series with #39 Ian Dulan
Player Countdown Series: BYU Football's #41 Leo...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 BYU Player Countdown series with #41 Leon White & #40 Eldon "The Phantom" Fortie
Jovesa Damuni Brings Versatile Skill Set to BYU...
Jake Hatch reacts to the news of Ridgeline (UT) athlete Jovesa Damuni committing to BYU & welcomes in the Willardson family in on a Fan Friday edition of the podcast
Wyatt Lowell's Labrum's Impact on BYU Basketbal...
Jake Hatch details the impact that the injury of Wyatt Lowell's labrum will have for BYU basketball, highlights Dana Wilgar in the 2020 Player Countdown series & catches up on other BYU news
Watching the Watch List(s) for BYU Football, BY...
Jake Hatch catches listeners up on award watch list honorees from BYU with one notable exception, recaps two stories for BYU basketball & continued the Player Countdown series with #43 David Nixon
How Does BYU Football Cope with Losing Devonta'...
Jake Hatch looks at how BYU will move on from losing Devonta'e Henry-Cole, reacts to some of Tom Holmoe's comments on BYUtv & continues the 2020 Player Countdown series
2020 BYU Football Preview with Brett Ciancia fr...
Jake Hatch previews the 2020 BYU football season with Brett Ciancia from Pick Six Previews & talks about the positives of the rumored Alabama Week 1 game
BYU Football vs. Alabama Reportedly in the Work...
Jake Hatch shares some thoughts on the reported Week 1 game between BYU & Alabama that's in the works according to AL.com & gets to the Player Countdown at #46 & Shay Muirbrook
Player Countdown Series: #48 Brian Hansen & #47...
Jake Hatch is back with another weekend bonus edition of the podcast as he continued the 2020 Player Countdown with #48 Brian Hansen & #47 Todd Shell
BYU Football Scheduling News: Texas A&M? & Fan ...
Jake Hatch examines the latest BYU football scheduling news with Texas A&M & New Mexico State commenting before welcoming Tyler Burgener in to guest host on a Fan Friday
BYU Football Award Watch List & Preseason All-I...
Jake Hatch lays out the Award Watch List honors & preseason All-Independent team citations handed out so far for BYU football & continued the Player Countdown series at #49 with Brady Poppinga
Sean Walker's Revamped 2020 BYU Football Schedu...
Jake Hatch talks with 2022 TE prospect Karson Gay, recaps KSL.com's proposal for a revamped BYU football schedule in 2020 & continues the Player Countdown at #50 with a lot of talented finalists
BYU Football Media Day Postponed, Player Countd...
Jake Hatch talked about the postponement of the BYU Football Media Day & the bad news it appears to portend before highlighting John Raass as the best #51 in the Player Countdown
BYU Football Commit Hinckley Ropati One-on-One ...
Jake Hatch talked with new BYU football commit Hinckley Ropati about his decision to become a Cougar & continued the Player Countdown series with #53 "Jumbo" Jim Eakins & #52 Jim Usevitch
BYU Football 2020 Scheduling with KSL.com's Sea...
Sean Walker joined Jake Hatch to talk about the re-scheduling BYU will need to do with five of their games canceled & they continue the Player Countdown with #55 & #54
BYU Football's Schedule Cut Down & Fan Friday w...
Jake Hatch reacts to the Big Ten nixing two of BYU's games with their conference game-only schedule for the fall & welcomes Tyler Bergen & Matthew Detweiler in on a Fan Friday
BYU Football 2020 Opponent Preview: Northern Il...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 Opponent Preview series as he talks Northern Illinois football with NIU sideline reporter Andy Garcia & highlights Travis Hall as the best Cougar to have worn #56
Flexibility is Key for BYU Football & BYU Baske...
Jake Hatch talks about the need for contigency plans & flexibility with the upcoming college football & basketball seasons along with highlighting Robert Anae as the best Cougar to have worn #57
BYU Athletics' Banner Year Missing One Thing & ...
Jake Hatch reacts to BYU AD Tom Holmoe's comments about the excellent year the Cougars had in 2019-20 with one caveat in the discussion & continues the Player Countdown with #58 Chris Hoke
New Concerns About 2020 College Football Season...
Jake Hatch talks about the concerns for the coming football season with comments from Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott & highlights Kyle Whittingham at #59 in the Player Countdown series
2020 Player Countdown: #60 Terence Brown - July...
Jake Hatch continued the 2020 Player Countdown series with #60 Terence Brown & also talked about the incoming freshman class being delayed in getting to Provo
2020 Player Countdown: #61 Gary Kama - July 4, ...
Jake Hatch continued the 2020 Player Countdown with #61 Gary Kama while also sharing some thoughts on Independence Day
2020 Position Preview: Running Backs & Player C...
Jake Hatch previews the running back position for the BYU football program, breaks down the best Cougar to have worn the #62 & shares a cool tidbit about Caleb Lohner's commitment to BYU
Twitter Thursday Mailbag, 2020 Player Countdown...
Jake Hatch answers listener questions on Twitter Thursday, continues the Player Countdown series with #63 & applauds BYU for being proactive in addressing COVID-19 concerns
Examining Pat Forde's Hypothetical CFB Realignm...
Jake Hatch reacts to the hypothetical realignment that Pat Forde from Sports Illustrated laid out for BYU (even thought it won't happen) & highlights the best Cougar(s) to wear #64 in the Player Countdown
2020 Opponent Preview: Boise State with B.J. Ra...
Jake Hatch talks Boise State football with B.J. Rains from the Idaho Press Tribune as the 2020 Opponent Preview series rolls on & also highlights Dallas Reynolds as the best #65 in the Player Countdown
An Early Look at BYU Basketball's 2020-21 Roste...
Jake Hatch takes a summertime look at the BYU basketball roster, which appears to be deep & talented, before continuing the 2020 Player Countdown with Ianeta Le'i & Mike Empey
Brandon Warr Rounds Out BYU Basketball Roster &...
Jake Hatch talked about the addition of Westminster (UT) guard Brandon Warr to BYU's basketball roster & continued to the 2020 Player Countdown with #67 Roger DuPaix
Caleb Lohner Signing Announced Finally & Player...
Jake Hatch is back with another weekend bonus edition of the podcast as he reacts to the Caleb Lohner signing & continued the Player Countdown with #68 Jason Scukanec
Fan Friday with the Finlinson Family, Tom Holmo...
Jake Hatch talks BYU sports with the Finlinson family on a Fan Friday as well as weighing on Tom Holmoe getting national pub for his work & continuing the Player Countdown series
Isaiah Herron Opts to Return to BYU, Part 2 wit...
Jake Hatch talks about Isaiah Herron's decision to return to BYU, finishes his Opponent Preview of San Diego State with Tron Johnson & answers listener questions in the mailbag
BYU Bringing Students Back This Fall, 2020 Oppo...
Jake Hatch talks about the good news of BYU students coming back on-campus this fall, talked about the San Diego State Aztecs with Tron Johnson & highlights Scott Brumfield in the Player Countdown
2020 Position Preview: Linebackers & Player Cou...
Jake Hatch examines BYU's linebacking corps as they will look to become more adaptable in 2020 & highlights Hans Olsen as the best Cougar to have worn #72 in the Player Countdown series
No good answers with regards to COVID-19, 2020 ...
Jake Hatch talks about the latest with the COVID-19 pandemic, highlights #73 Jake Kuresa in the 2020 Player Countdown & talks about North Alabama in a 2020 Opponent Preview
2020 Player Countdown: #74 Paul Linford - June ...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 Player Countdown as we reach Day 74 with Paul Linford & Travis Bright & highlight two standouts in volleyball rewarded for their academic prowess
2020 Player Countdown: #76 Eli Herring & #75 Jo...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 Player Countdown as we catch up on #76 with Eli Herring & talk about #75 with John Tait leading the way at that number
Isaiah Herron Leading Out by Transferring & Fan...
Jake Hatch reacts to the news of Isaiah Herron transferring from BYU before welcoming in Greg & N.J. Pesci from "It's Never Just A Game" the podcast on a Fan Friday
NCAA Football Return Plan(s) Approved, 2020 Pla...
Jake Hatch talks about the NCAA Division I Council approving the six-week return plan for college football, highlights Shawn Knight as the best Cougar to wear #77 & previews the specialists for BYU football
Brandon Averette is 'Feeling the Love' as a Cou...
Jake Hatch talks one-on-one with new BYU transfer guard Brandon Averette about the process of becoming a Cougar & the 2020 Player Countdown rolls on with Bill Rice & Lance Reynolds Sr.
Kyle Collinsworth One-on-One About Health & Hoo...
Jake Hatch talks one-on-one with former BYU basketball star Kyle Collinsworth about health & his hoops journey,as well as Caleb Lohner getting released from his NLI by Utah
Jacques Wilson Ready to Finally be a BYU Cougar...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 Player Countdown as we reach Day 80 with Lt. Col. Kaipo McGuire, talks one-on-one with new CB Jacques Wilson & highlights Jarod Lessar signing with the New York Yankees
2020 Player Countdown: #81 Marion Probert - Jun...
Jake Hatch continues the Player Countdown series with a look back at the life & legacy of the late Dr. Marion E. Probert, who's #81 is retired by the BYU football program
2020 Player Countdown: #82 Chuck Cutler & Brand...
Jake Hatch continues the 2020 Player Countdown series with #82 Chuck Cutler & shares his thoughts on the commitment of Brandon Averette for the BYU basketball program
2020 Opponent Preview: Stanford Cardinal with T...
The 2020 Opponent Preview series kicks off with Stanford as R.J. Abeytia joins Jake Hatch, the 2020 Player Countdown rolls on & the BYU basketball non-conference schedule looks mighty stout
SPECIAL - Locked On's Black Lives Matter Roundt...
In a special edition from the Locked On Podcast Network, eight Locked On Hosts discuss life as a black man in America
Caleb Lohner's Path to BYU Cleared, Tight End P...
Jake Hatch examines the latest with the Caleb Lohner situation as it appears he is set to join BYU, previews the BYU tight end position group & highlights Clay Brown as the GOAT to wear #85 as a Cougar
NCAA Six-Week Football Return Plan(s) Revealed ...
Jake Hatch talks about the six-week plan the NCAA is set to implement for college football programs, the latest in the transfer portal for BYU & highlights the best Cougars to wear #86
Caleb Lohner Looking to Join BYU, Weston Jones ...
Jake Hatch talks about the Caleb Lohner situation for BYU basketball, talks exclusively with BYU football commit West Jones & highlights the best players to wear #87 in BYU history
2020 Player Countdown: #88 Phil Odle - June 7, ...
Jake Hatch brings you another special weekend bonus edition of the podcast to continue the Player Countdown series with the best Cougars to wear #88
2020 Player Countdown: #89 Matt Bushman - June ...
Jake Hatch brings you another special weekend bonus edition of the podcast to continue the Player Countdown series with the best Cougars to wear #89
Weston Jones Commits to BYU, Fan Friday with Da...
Jake Hatch breaks down Weston Jones after his commitment to BYU, highlights Bronson Kaufusi as the best player to wear #90 in the Player Countdown & welcome Dan Olsen in on a Fan Friday
Why Zach Wilson Will Start for BYU Week 1 & 202...
Jake Hatch talks about the reason(s) why he believes Zach Wilson will start for BYU this season, examines the best player(s) to wear #91 for the Cougars & says farewell to Austin Chambers, who is a Maine Black Bear now
2020 Position Preview: Defensive Ends & Player ...
Jake Hatch kicks off his 2020 position preview series with BYU's defensive ends & talks about the Denney brothers as the greatest BYU players to wear #92
Alex Miskela Exits While Brandon Averette Emerg...
Jake Hatch talks about the BYU athletic department's statement about the unrest nationwide, continues with the Player Countdown on day #93 & updates listeners on the transfer portal for football & basketball
2020 Player Countdown: #94 Chris Smith & Who's ...
Jake Hatch examines the remaining transfer portal target for BYU basketball after losing out on Daivien Williamson & highlights Chris Smith as the best BYU football player to wear the #94
2020 Player Countdown: #95 Gordon Hudson - May ...
The Player Countdown on the podcast rolls on with a special weekend bonus edition as Jake Hatch examines the best players to wear #95 at BYU, with a star-studded field of candidates to select from
2020 Player Countdown: #96 Chad Lewis - May 30,...
The Player Countdown on the podcast rolls on with a special weekend bonus edition as Jake Hatch examines the best players to wear #96 at BYU, led by Chad Lewis
Part 2 of One-on-One with BYU WR Chris Jackson ...
Jake Hatch talks one-on-one with BYU wide receiver Chris Jackson in Part 2 of their interview & highlighting Randy Brock as the top BYU player to wear #97 in our Player Countdown
Part 1 of One-on-One with BYU WR Chris Jackson ...
Jake Hatch talks one-on-one with BYU wide receiver Chris Jackson in Part 1 of their interview & highlighting Romney Fuga as the top BYU player to wear #98 in our Player Countdown
BYU & ESPN Announce Delay on TV Plans & 2020 Pl...
Jake Hatch explains why the announcement of a delay in announcing TV network & times for this fall is not all that concerning & the player countdown begins with Jason Buck at #99
BYU Re-Opening Athletics Facilities June 1 & 10...
Jake Hatch reacts to the news that BYU will re-open their athletic facilities next Monday and talks about the 100 day countdown to the rivalry game between BYU & Utah
Fan Friday with Nate Slack from BYU Athletic Co...
Jake Hatch is joined by Nate Slack on a Fan Friday edition of the podcast to talk about working in the media and BYU sports as well
BYU Makes Mac McClung's First Cut & NCAA Votes ...
Jake Hatch addresses some follow-up questions about APR for BYU football, looks at the return to voluntary workouts vote by the NCAA & what BYU basketball making Mac McClung's first cut means
BYU Football APR Scores Remain Static & Does BY...
Jake Hatch examines the BYU football program's APR scores & what can be done to improve them, as well as taking a look at Utah transfer Both Gach & BYU's chances with him
Positive Return-to-Play News, Mark Pope vs. Joe...
Jake Hatch introduces listeners to new BYU Advancement VP Keith Vorkink, examines positives news for return-to-play plans & was Joel McHale's comedy career launched by none other than Mark Pope?
Tanner, Conner & Trevor Toolson Exclusive on Ta...
Tanner, Conner & Trevor Toolson evaluate Tanner's decision to commit to the BYU Basketball program in an exclusive conversation with host Jake Hatch
Fan Friday with Casey Lundquist from Cougs Dail...
Jake Hatch is joined by Casey Lundquist on a Fan Friday to talk about his new BYU venture with Sports Illustrated as well as weighing in on some BYU football & basketball topics
Matt Painter is salty about Matt Haarms & Highl...
Jake Hatch plays audio & reacts to comments from Purdue coach Matt Painter on Matt Haarms decision to transfer & highlights from the "Zoomin' with the Cougs" even yesterday for BYU football
Scheduling Options for BYU If Pac-12 Goes with ...
Jake Hatch looks at the latest news within the sports world as we look ahead to college football this fall & examines the options for BYU if the Pac-12 were to go with a conference-only schedule
Jasen Ah You Says 'You Can Imitate It, But You ...
Jasen Ah You & Jack Damuni will lead BYU football's recruiting efforts & Jake Hatch examines if BYU volleyball could have been the face of college volleyball had they broken through more often
Bronco Mendenhall Doesn't Want to Play BYU & Wh...
Jake Hatch talks about the basketball updates from the weekend, begins the "What If?" weekly series with Taysom Hill & examines Bronco Mendenhall not wanting to play BYU with Virginia
Fan Friday with Ryan Van Wagenen - May 8, 2020
Jake Hatch is joined by Ryan Van Wagenen on a Fan Friday to talk about his BYU fandom, football and basketball recruiting, and the future of BYU sports
Greatest Moments in BYU History: BYU Rallies to...
Jake Hatch talks about the latest in the NCAA Transfer Portal news for BYU basketball, looks back at the historic comeback to down Iona in the NCAA Tournament & says farewell to a BYU hoops legend
Recruiting Rules for BYU Football & Chris Burge...
Jake Hatch examines Jeff Hansen's recruiting rules for BYU football, reacts to Chris Burgess being named as a top-50 assistant coach & answers listener questions
Greatest Moments in BYU History: BYU's Upset of...
Jake Hatch looks back at the 1990 upset of #1 Miami for BYU football, examines the upgrades taking place in the Marriott Center & Dickie V loves him some Matt Haarms
Greatest Moments in BYU History: The Night Jimm...
Jake Hatch looks back on a magical night in the Huntsman Center for Jimmer Fredette, examines the best and worst-case scenarios for football this fall & weighs in on the BYU-SDSU basketball series
Fan Friday with Bonneville Football Coach Blair...
Jake Hatch welcomes lifetime BYU football fan & current Bonneville High School football coach Blair Redd on the show as the first edition of Fan Friday on the podcast
Greatest Moments in BYU History: 1997 Cotton Bo...
Jake Hatch explains what the new NIL proposals from the NCAA will mean for BYU, looks back at the 1997 Cotton Bowl win for BYU football & says farewell to Mike Middleton
Greatest Moments in BYU History: 1980 Miracle B...
Jake Hatch looks back at the 1980 "Miracle Bowl," Cody Hagen expresses his gratitude & excitement about getting an offer from BYU & a transfer portal update for BYU basketball
Who is Seton Hall's Anthony Nelson & Can BYU's ...
Jake Hatch examines what BYU could get in Seton Hall transfer Anthony Nelson, looks at the next crop of NFL draft talent for BYU football & a look back at Danny Ainge's dash vs. Notre Dame
Three Former Cougars Sign Free Agent Deals in t...
Jake Hatch recaps the weekend's results in the NFL Draft for BYU football, takes a look at Jose Perez as a potential basketball transfer & a look at the 91 BYU student-athlete graduates
Pod Special - Matt Haarms Explains Why He Chose...
New BYU center Matt Haarms talked one-on-one with Jake Hatch about his decision making process & why he ultimately decided that Mark Pope & BYU was the right program for him
Mark Pope on Matt Haarms & Top Moments of 2019-...
Mark Pope talks about the recruitment of Purdue transfer Matt Haarms to join BYU basketball & talk about the upset of Gonzaga as a top moment in BYU sports from the past year
What Matt Haarms Brings to BYU Basketball & NFL...
Jake Hatch talks about the impacct that Matt Haarms could have for BYU basketball & mean for the program as well as NFL Draft thoughts & a transfer portal update
Top Moments of 2019-20: BYU Upsets USC & Mark P...
Jake Hatch talks about the BYU football upset of #24 USC as a top moment of the past year in Cougar sports & weighs in on CBS Sports honoring Mark Pope as the most "immediately rewarding" coaching hire in 2019-20
Top Moments of 2019-20: BYU Cross Country Break...
MWC commissioner Craig Thompson says football will lead the way this year, Tom Holmoe makes a phone call to talk with WKU & men's cross country's break through in winning a national title
Top Moments of 2019-20: BYU Celebrates on Rocky...
The week-long look back at the best moments of the 2019-20 season in BYU sports begins with a magical night on Rocky Top & we examine who Fresno State transfer Jarred Hyder
BYU Stepping Up for Student-Athletes & BYU Bask...
Jake Hatch talks about BYU doing the right thing for their senior spring athletes, updates listeners on BYU basketball recruiting & shares some thoughts on social media polls
1984: Vai Sikahema's Memories & Signing Day for...
Vai Sikahema talks about his memories of his BYU football career and the 1984 national championship & a look at the signees for BYU basketball in the spring signing period