- Also known as BYU.
- BYU's athletic teams compete in Division I of the NCAA and are collectively known as the BYU Cougars. They are members of the Mountain West Conference and have won ten national championships.
- Bringham Young University (30-4) going into the NCAA Tournament.
Headliner: Jimmer Fredette – Nation’s leading scorer. Cougars revolve around do-everything Fredette, who has range out to 30 feet, but the loss of top rebounder Brandon Davies obvious hurt. When ULCA held down Fredette, Cougars were ordinary.
How far: Final Four possibility died when Davies was dismissed