Sources: BYU closer to independence

Updated: August 18, 2010, 10:30 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Brigham Young is moving closer to leaving the Mountain West Conference, becoming a football independent and rejoining the Western Athletic Conference in all other sports by a Sept. 1 deadline to withdraw from the MWC for the 2011 season, multiple sources said Wednesday.

"I'm not sure how it could stop now unless BYU gets nervous," one source with knowledge of the situation said.

The Cougars have been exploring the possibility since in-state rival Utah left the Mountain West for ...

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