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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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New BYU football coach Kalani Sitake has added the school's all-team leading rusher to his staff as a graduate assistant coach. That puts Harvey Unga in a unique situation to help supervise the dismantling of h...
Reno Mahe's coaching experience is minimal but his love of the game and his experience in the NFL and as a BYU footbal player could serve new head coach Kalani Sitake well in months to come.
Ever since Kalani Sitake was hired as BYU's new head football coach, recruiting has been a blur and his staff has been spread to the four corners of the country. As signing day ended Wednesday, Ed Lamb compare...
Like legendary All-American Mel Hutchins, Kyle Collinsworth is only 6 foot 6, but his skills as a rebounder are similar. With February and March still to play, Colinsworth's new BYU career rebound mark is, wel...
College recruiters outside of Utah began poaching instate recruits back when Highland's Haloti Ngata went to Oregon and the invasion has continued. Local recruiters know it and zero in on the cream of the crop.
Mique Juarez, a linebacker from Los Angeles, is considered the nation's top player at that position and just finished making a trip to Alabama. This weekend he's visiting BYU while a top running back is rumored...
Both BYU and Utah have courted Maple Mountain QB Jaren Hall. He's representative of very specific recruiting by both schools, going after sons of former players. It is an interesting dive for football DNA.
It has been a long and brutal month of travel for Dave Rose and his Cougars. Now, with the majority of games at home in WCC play, he has a chance to fix issues BYU's team has shown in head-scratching losses.
They say recruiting is the bedrock foundation of college football, and new coach Kalani Sitake has a reputation of taking that serious. In his first weeks in charge of the program, he's set an aggressive tone ...
BYU and Utah are not messing around in recruiting these days as assistant coaches and committed recruits are crossing paths almost daily heading into the final weekends for official visits. Kalani Sitake is pul...