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Utah football: Williams, McCormick headline new-look running back corps

Joe Williams, Troy McCormick headline the cast as Utah moves on without Devontae Booker. Read more »

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D-Day remembered as Tour de France kicks off in Normandy

Saturday's opening leg starts at Mont-Saint-Michel, a World Heritage Benedictine abbey perched on a rock off the coast, and ends at Utah Beach, one of the key landing sites for Allied troops on... Read more »

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Super Mods, Copper Cup Classic return to Rocky Mountain Raceways

Rocky Mountain Raceways expects 18-20 Super Modified cars for the annual Copper Cup Classic, and if this year's race is anything like last year's, it'll be a must-see event. Read more »

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Morning links: SB Nation underestimates the Utes; Jazz have money to spend and no huge needs

Bill Connelly of SB Nation underestimates the Utes in his 2016 football preview. The Jazz have money to spend with no huge needs, giving them a lot of flexibility this summer. RSL's Yura Movsisyan... Read more »

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The Grizzlies rip apart the hive, destroy the Bees 23-3

Alex Bregman and Preston Tucker combined to go 9 for 11 with 11 RBIs and the Fresno Grizzlies scored 23 runs on 21 hits to demolish the Bees 23-3 and take the first game of the series. Read more »

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BYU swim: Taylor caps career at U.S. Olympic Trials

For the second time in as many days, Jake Taylor of BYU swim and dive advanced to the semifinals of the backstroke at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials. Read more »

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BYU football notebook: Tejan Koroma is back, but has work to do to earn back his spot

PROVO — It's hard to assess players you haven't had the opportunity to coach and work with. That was the message conveyed by BYU offensive line coach Mike Empey with regards to the return of... Read more »

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Champion Chanticleers: Coastal Carolina defeats Arizona 4-3

Coastal Carolina capitalized on two errors on the same play for four unearned runs in the sixth inning, and the Chanticleers won their first national championship in any sport with a 4-3 victory... Read more »

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USU soccer: Alex Piekarski tabbed as new assistant coach for Utah State soccer

Utah State head soccer coach Heather Cairns has announced the addition of Alex Piekarski to the coaching staff. Read more »

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BYU football gets commitments from 2017 TE Bentley Hanshaw, 2018 OL Jacob Smith

The commitments continue a busy week for the Cougars. Hanshaw hails from Moorpark, California, while Smith is from Rosemount, Minnesota. Read more »

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Manziel suspended 4 games over NFL's substance-abuse policy

Johnny Manziel has been suspended for the first four games of next season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, and the free agent quarterback could face further discipline over his... Read more »

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5 Americans advance in early play on Day 4 at Wimbledon

Five American players picked up victories at Wimbledon on Thursday as the tournament scrambled to get back on schedule after two days of bad weather. Read more »

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Morning links: Former Jazz All-Star Mark Eaton shares mailgram; Mike Leach visits BYU

Former Jazz All-Star Mark Eaton shared his 1982 NBA Draft mailgram on Twitter. Washington State head coach Mike Leach visted BYU's Cannon Center. Finally, ESPN ranks a Utah football defensive trio... Read more »

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BYU football media day: Live coverage

PROVO — Today the BYU football administrators, players and coaches will look at the past, present and future of the football program. And the Deseret News is there to cover it all day.... Read more »

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Ken Niumatalolo's gratitude continues nearly 2 years after 'Meet the Mormons'

Navy football coach Ken Niumatalolo's life has not been the same since he and his family were featured in the LDS Church-produced film "Meet the Mormons." Read more »

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BYU's Kalani Sitake isn't just the coach; he's a fan, too

Kalani Sitake and his staff haven’t coached a single game together yet. What happens when there are questionable decisions made and losses suffered? Sitake isn’t worried about the... Read more »

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Doug Robinson: The NBA sending a junior varsity team to the Rio Olympics

With Curry, Harden, James, Paul and Westbrook skipping the Olympics, the NBA will send a junior varsity team to Rio Read more »

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Poor finishing doomed Real Salt Lake in U.S. Open Cup ouster

Real Salt Lake took 30 shots and enjoyed 70 percent of the possession against Seattle in Tuesday's U.S. Open Cup match, but it struggled in front of goal, which eventually allowed the Sounders to... Read more »

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Utah Jazz expect to be 'active' as free-agency period begins

Utah has two holes to fill in its roster, including a wing and another big who can shoot, play defense and bolster the bench. Read more »

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Missy Franklin rallies with gutsy swim at US trials

Missy Franklin stood beside the blocks, staring down the still water in her lane. Never had she faced so much pressure, yet she felt serene. Read more »

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In Utah, Jazz draft picks very excited for an NBA opportunity

The players will begin training camp for the Jazz's summer league and the ensuing event in Las Vegas beginning Friday. Read more »

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MMA fighter, Provo father Court McGee says sobriety has brought him many blessings

Ogden native Court McGee said sobriety has brought him many blessings, including a 10-year career in the unpredictable sport of Mixed Martial Arts. He is one of eight fighters on the Aug. 6 UFC... Read more »

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BYU football: What you need to know about media day

Here's a look at what's in store for Thursday's BYU Football Media Day. Read more »

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Colts give QB Andrew Luck $140M contract extension

Luck has signed the richest contract in NFL history, a deal worth up to $140 million with the Indianapolis Colts that covers the next six seasons through 2021. Read more »

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Ranking the best fits for the Utah Jazz in free agency

A look at the best options for the Utah Jazz as they head into free agency. Read more »

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Guest editorial: 2016 Rio Olympics deserve our courageous support

There is increasing opposition to holding this year's Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Scientific experts raise serious health issues involving the Zika virus. Read more »

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Quiz: How well do you remember BYU's 1984 national championship?

Take this quiz to see how well you remember BYU's 1984 national championship! Read more »

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BYU football receives commitment from 2018 Herriman lineman Jaren Kump

Kump is the second player to commit to the Cougars this week, following fellow lineman Seth Willis of Connecticut Read more »

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Utah gymnastics: Utes sign Maryland transfer Macey Roberts

Macey Roberts is eligible to compete immediately and will have three years of eligibility at Utah. Read more »

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Video: Utah Jazz draftees meet with the media

Joel Bolomboy, Marcus Paige and Tyrone Wallace have arrived in Utah and met with the media on Wednesday morning Read more »

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Willis fairytale is over: Federer beats qualifier in 3 sets

Roger Federer was not about to let this feel-good story spoil his own Wimbledon. Read more »

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Morning links: Colin Cowherd compares US Soccer to BYU; USU freshman earns male athlete of the year honor

The U.S. Men's National Soccer Team is like BYU football, according to Colin Cowherd. Utah State freshman David Woodward was just named Male Athlete of the Year by the Olympian. Finally, George... Read more »

June 29, 2016

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BYU swim: Taylor ties for seventh in 100 backstroke finals at U.S. Olympic Trials (+video)

Jake Taylor of BYU swim and dive tied for seventh Tuesday night in the 100 backstroke finals at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Utah Lions Rugby Academy take gold at United World Games

Utah Lions defeat national teams to bring home gold medals in under-18 boys and girls divisions at United World Games in Klagenfurt in front of more than 8,000 athletes. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Real Salt Lake bows out of Open Cup on penalties to Sounders

After a 1-1 regulation and overtime, Seattle prevailed against Real Salt Lake in penalties with a 4-1 advantage in the shootout to advance to the U.S. Open Cup quarterfinals. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Dixie State athletics: Anderson, Mann earn PacWest Scholar-Athlete awards

Dixie State earned two Pacific West Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year awards Tuesday as Alex Anderson shared the award in volleyball, and Taylor Mann landed the award in women’s basketball. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Kalani Sitake on BYU-Utah rivalry: 'I choose to cheer differently'

While Sitake would like nothing more than to help BYU end its five-game losing streak to Utah, he has a different view of the heated rivalry than the majority of fans. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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BYU Olympian teaches optimism, overcoming trials in TEDxTalk (+video)

Kate Hansen is a student at Brigham Young University who competed in the 2014 Winter Olympics. In a TEDxTalk, she shares how her challenges helped her become a better Olympian. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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BYU football receives commitment from 2017 Connecticut OL Seth Willis

Seth Willis becomes the ninth player to commit to the Cougars as part of BYU football's 2017 class. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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BYU grad transfer Jordan Chatman reportedly headed to Boston College

Jordan Chatman's father, Jeff Chatman, shared via Instagram that his son will attend Boston College. Jordan Chatman played one season at BYU before graduating with a degree in Asian Studies. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Top-ranked Jason Day skipping Rio Olympics because of Zika

Jason Day pulled out of the Olympics on Tuesday because of the Zika virus, costing golf its No. 1 player as it returns from a century-long absence at the games. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Salt Lake Bees pitcher Nate Smith picked to play in Futures Game

Starting pitcher Nate Smith was named to the "USA" roster Tuesday. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Beckerman returns ahead of Open Cup clash with Sounders

Real Salt Lake midfielder Kyle Beckerman is back from international duty, and he figures to be in the starting lineup on Tuesday when RSL hosts Seattle in the round of 16 match. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Quiz: Who said it?: Utah coaches edition

Was it Whittingham or Sitake? Take this quiz to test your knowledge! Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Shhh: Serena Williams, coach don't discuss '22' at Wimbledon

Leave all the chatter about Serena Williams' pursuit of her 22nd major singles trophy to others. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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BYU golf: reviewing the men's 2015-16 season

After winning the PING Cougar Classic and placing third at the West Coast Conference Championships, the BYU men’s golf team’s 2015-16 campaign has come to a close. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Dixie State women's basketball: Trailblazers sign Texas prep guard

Dixie State women’s basketball coach JD Gustin announced Tuesday the signing of Texas prep guard Jaden Gonzales for the 2016-17 season. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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SUU gymnastics: Former Thunderbird named to Sports Illustrated's Fittest 50

Talayna Fortunato was ranked No. 25 on SI's Fittest 50 list for her accomplishments as a CrossFit athlete. Read more »

June 28, 2016

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