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Dick Harmon
Dick Harmon is a columnist for the Deseret News with a focus on college athletics. He previously worked as executive sports editor, sports columnist, city editor and police reporter for the Provo Daily Herald for 26 years. He has often appeared on ESPN and other broadcasting programs nationwide. He has written three books and co-authored a fourth. His work has appeared in The Sporting News and other national publications. He and his wife AnnaLee have four children and reside in Orem, Utah.

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BYU-bound Rhett Rasmussen had to make a choice whether to play in the Utah State Amateur at Alpine or accept an invitation to a national amateur event at the Olympic Club in San Francisco. He chose the coast.
Unlike last summer when Tanner Mangum was fresh off an LDS mission, this summer he has physical and mental momentum. And he is in shape.
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While BYU All-American Shaquille Walker is still hurting from a stumble in Eugene that dashed his Olympic dreams, the Brazilian Olympics is looking to be a disaster and might just be the ticket to avoid come la...
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This past week the 23rd annual Director's Cup standings were released, which show how competitive and successful collegiate athletic departments were during the course of the season that just ended. It's a rank...
The annual football media day conducted Thursday at BYU's Broadcast Building turned out to be a success for those in attendance. It also signals an official vacation time for Kalani Sitake's staff.
Fresh off another injury, BYU senior Taysom Hill has taken on a new role this football season aside from quarterback. He's a lab rat for Nike, which is building an experimental shoe and using Hill as the subjec...
The 14-1 BYU football team that defeated Kansas State in the 1996 Cotton Bowl has plenty of history to study, but also has so many connections relevant to today's program. They will hold a 20th reunion in Provo...
BYU's talented center Tejan Koroma has made a name for himself on the football field, a career starter both seasons as a Cougar. But coming off a suspension, how did he fill his time? Is he in shape? A person...