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 blew a 28-13 halftime lead against Nevada Saturday night, sputtering in the second half in a replica of a loss last week at Central Florida. The loss is BYU's third in a row heading into a game at Boise St...
If you struggle with parts of your golf game, yet your passion keeps you coming back, you haven't seen anything yet until you witness athletes overcome disabilities and play the game at a high level. I did tha...
It may be too much to ask, but BYU's defense could use some help from a banged-up offense to dispatch visiting Nevada on Saturday.
BYU's Christian Stewart gets his second start and Utah's Kendal Thompson and Utah State's Darell Garretson have great opportunities for key conference wins.
A once promising undefeated season against a palatable schedule is gone, but at 4-2, the Cougars find themselves in need of a healthy depth chart and more consistency.
The Cougars should generate enough offense to go on the road and defeat Central Florida, but their defense will have to play far better than the last three weeks. Christian Stewart is key but not the biggest ke...
Christian Stewart has waited patiently for a chance to start at BYU, outlasting QBs Jake Heaps, Ammon Olsen, Billy Green and others since graduating from Timpanogos High.
Where do the Aggies and Cougars go after Friday's clash in Provo? BYU finds itself reloading and redefining, while USU can now begin a campaign for a MWC title.
It took decades, but BYU and Jim McMahon made it official Friday. He is in the school's Hall of Fame and his jersey is retired.
Both the Aggies and Cougars have had injuries to key players in the first third of the season, but BYU will get as many as four players back in the lineup for Friday's showdown on ESPN. It's a game that has had...