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BYU notebook: Cougars commit a plethora of penalties in opener

For all the good things BYU did in its 35-10 win over Connecticut Friday night, one of the glaring concerns was the inordinate amount of penalties. Read more »

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Aggies' Heisman watch could begin with win in SEC country

The Utah State University Chuckie Keeton Heisman Trophy watch could begin with a win deep in SEC country against the University of Tennessee Volunteers on Sunday. Read more »

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North Summit ends Duchesne's 48-game winning streak

Duchesne High's state record 48-game winning streak came to an end Friday night as North Summit took down the Eagles 14-12. Read more »

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High school football: Friday's roundup

Football 1A SOUTH MONTICELLO 68, WHITEHORSE 6: Cole Eldredge scored three touchdowns as Monticello easily handled Whitehorse to earn its first win of the season. NONREGION TOOELE 21,... Read more »

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UVU soccer: Wolverines knock off Baylor, 2-1

Kim Stratford's goal in the 84th minute sent Utah Valley University to a 2-1 win over Baylor University in the 2014 home opener on Friday night at Clyde Field. Read more »

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Big plays save Taylorsville as Warriors hold off rival Murray

Toa Maumau threw for 274, including a pair of touchdown passes to wide receivers Josh Cox and Jace Simons, as Taylorsville improved to 2-0 with an exciting non-region victory. Read more »

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Corner Canyon holds off pesky Springville for win

Springville gave Corner Canyon all it could handle before the Chargers prevailed 31-21. Read more »

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Syracuse airs it out for 24-21 win at Highland

Syracuse quarterback Kole Tracy tossed three touchdown passes as the Titans held on for a 24-21 road win at Highland. Read more »

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Westminster volleyball: Westminster upsets No. 8 Biola to close first day in California

After dropping its opening match of the Asics/Wyndham Labor Day Classic to Concordia, the Westminster women’s volleyball team responded with a big upset win over No. 8 Biola in five sets to close the day. Read more »

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Dick Harmon: BYU victory comes with 4 rookies getting first career starts

BYU came to UConn with five potential starters suspended for the season-opener, but three freshman and a sophomore who'd never played bef were put in the fire immediately, and they all had their... Read more »

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BYU coach, players answer questions at fireside

The BYU football team held a pre-game fireside Thursday, Aug. 28. Read more »

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Westminster golf: women’s team places fourth at Wildcat Invitational

The Westminster women’s golf team opened the 2014 season with a fourth-place finish at the Wildcat Invitational on Friday at Davis Park Golf Course. Read more »

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Westminster soccer: Griffins record fourth consecutive shutout, defeat DWU, 2-0

The Westminster men’s soccer team continued its hot start as it picked up a fourth-straight shutout with a 2-0 win over Dakota Wesleyan on Friday afternoon at Dumke Field. Read more »

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Westminster basketball: men’s team announces 2014-15 schedule

The Westminster men’s basketball team released its schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 season on Friday. Head coach Adam Hiatt has put together a challenging schedule that features 16 home games. Read more »

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Westminster basketball: women’s team releases 2014-15 schedule

Coming off a second-straight trip to the quarterfinals of the NAIA National Championships, the Westminster women’s basketball team released its schedule on Friday for the upcoming 2014-15 campaign. Read more »

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Friday night light central: Week 2

The Deseret News will be providing quarterly scoring updates for every game in the state on our high school scoreboard page. You can also follow along with our live Twitter feed below. And don't... Read more »

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High school girls soccer: Brighton Bengals outlast Hillcrest Huskies

Brighton faced off with Hillcrest in girls soccer on Thursday under the lights at Huskie Stadium. Read more »

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High school football: East awaits rival Jordan

East High School football head coach Brandon Matich talks about developing a youthful team and a growing rivalry with the Jordan High Beetdiggers. The teams play Friday, Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. at East... Read more »

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Southern Utah announces men’s basketball schedule

Thunderbirds Prepare for Another Exciting Season of Big Sky Basketball Read more »

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Postseason success will not impact where high school football teams compete

The Utah High School Activities Association's Board of Trustees voted Thursday not to consider the postseason success of football teams when separating them into classes and regions later this year. Read more »

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NFL locals photo gallery: Ansah grabs the sack and Da Beard returns to Heinz Field

Defensive linemen with Utah ties stole the spotlight among local athletes during Thursday's final day of the NFL preseason. Read more »

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UVU cross-country: Wolverine men look to win another WAC championship, women seek first WAC title

A year removed from winning Utah Valley University's first Western Athletic Conference championship, the UVU's men's cross-country team has its sights set on repeating again in 2014, while the... Read more »

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Photo gallery: Layton Christian Lady Eagles too deep and powerful for the Providence Hall

Led by junior outside hitter the Eagles from Layton Christian dominated the Providence Hall Patriots. Read more »

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Friday morning QB: 3 stars, 5 stats and a look ahead to Fresno State

The first game is in the books and while it was a little nerve-wracking for the Utes after the first quarter, Utah breezed to a 56-14 win over the Idaho State Bengals Thursday night. Read more »

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