LaVell Edwards, coach who transformed BYU, dead at 86
PROVO, UTAH | LaVell Edwards, who led BYU to national prominence with his dynamic passing offenses and became one of the most successful coaches in college football history, has died. He was 86.
Edwards coached the Cougars for 29 seasons before retiring in 2000. He had a record of 257-101-3, the seventhmost wins in FBS history. His teams won or shared 19 conference titles and played in 22 bowl games. His 1984 team was voted national champion, and he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2004.