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Season opener against UConn presents many unknowns for BYU defense

No one knows exactly what to expect in the first game of the season and that certainly applies to a BYU defense getting set to face plenty of unknowns against UConn. Read more »

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Utah football notes: Quarterbacks continue to be evaluated

Roderick acknowledges that establishing a pecking order for six scholarship signal callers in camp was hard. Read more »

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Colorado pro Zahkai Brown leads Utah Open with opening 64

Zahkai Brown has a unique name, but also has some game, as he displayed at Riverside Country Club Friday by shooting an 8-under-par 64. Read more »

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High school football: Desert Hills capitalizes on turnovers en route to opening win over 4A's Orem

Desert Hills takes advantage of five Orem fumbles to nab a 35-13 victory on a windy, rainy night Friday. Read more »

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High school football: Pleasant Grove rallies past Alta in PG coach Les Hamilton's return

Hayden Pettis ran for 125 yards and three touchdowns, and Christian Miller threw for 139 yards and was turnover-free in his first start as the Vikings defeated Alta 28-14 in both teams' opener. Read more »

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High school football: Missed field goal gives Judge win over Pine View

Judge Memorial held on for an 18-16 win over Pine View, as a missed field goal by the Panthers sailed wide right with 11 second remaining. Read more »

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High school football: Bountiful Braves win one for their coach and captain

Led by their offensive line, the Braves overpowered Lone Peak in the second half en route to a 28-21 win after trailing by seven points at halftime. Read more »

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Westminster soccer: Griffins play Embry-Riddle to scoreless tie

After scoring four goals in Thursday’s season opener, the Westminster men’s soccer team went 11 minutes without finding the back of the net in a 0-0 tie against Embry-Riddle on Friday afternoon in the rain at Dumke Field. Read more »

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Sports BLT: BYU fan gets creative with game-specific T-shirts

BYU fan Drew Scholl gets creative with custom T-shirts for every home game. Read more »

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Friday night lights central: Scores, stories, previews and live streams

The Deseret News has been your source throughout the preseason with preview stories on all 103 high school football teams and all 16 regions. We'll continue to be your source with the season... Read more »

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Westminster soccer: Griffins open year with upset at Weber State

After reaching the NAIA National Championships last season, the Westminster women’s soccer team wanted to start 2014 off right, and the Griffins did with a 1-0 win at Weber State on Friday evening. Read more »

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Westminster volleyball: Griffins claim two wins in Spokane

The Westminster women’s volleyball team picked up two wins in two matches at the Sports Travel Northwest Invitational on Friday at the HUB Sports Center. Westminster battled to a five-set win against Evergreen to start the day. Read more »

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Source: Timberwolves get Thaddeus Young as part of Kevin Love trade

The Wolves have wanted the 26-year-old Young to help them replace Love in the starting lineup, and the teams came to agreement on Thursday to make that happen. Read more »

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No Mo'ne Davis on mound, Philly loses to Chicago in LLWS

Joshua Houston hit a clutch two-run single, reliever Cameron Bufford pitched a tense scoreless sixth inning, and Jackie Robinson West Little League held off gritty Philadelphia 6-5 in a matchup of... Read more »

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Manziel fined $12,000 by for middle finger flip

A person familiar with the penalty says Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has been fined $12,000 by the NFL for flipping his middle finger at Washington's sideline. Read more »

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High school football: Top 10 storylines to watch heading into 2014 season

Between athletes chasing the record books, coaching changes and nationally ranked programs, there are plenty of storylines to watch in the 2014 high school football season. Read more »

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High school football: Duchesne wins duel of Eagles, runs win streak to 48 straight

Duchesne uses a ground-gobbling running game and a determined defensive effort to defeat Layton Christian Academy 20-10 in Thursday's prep football season opener, running its state-record winning... Read more »

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High school sports: Thursday's roundup

Thursday's high school roundup Read more »

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Impact of season-ending injury to Angels' ace pitcher felt in Salt Lake

Los Angeles Angels ace Garrett Richard's season-ending injury has impacted the Salt Lake Bees. Read more »

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Clint Shepard has gone from walk-on to starter on Utah defensive line

Clint Shepard was an unheralded player out of Copper Hills High several years ago, but now finds himself as the starter on the Utah defensive line. Read more »

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Utah football: With camp complete, Utes now in game mode

Utah's season opener against Idaho State at Rice-Eccles Stadium is now less than one week away. Read more »

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South Jordan's Landen Powell living his motocross dream

Utahn Landen Powell is set to finish off another grueling season of motocross this Saturday at Miller Motorsports Park in the last races of the season. Read more »

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Real Salt Lake and FC Dallas square off in exciting West showdown of MLS's 2 hottest teams

Real Salt Lake and FC Dallas have both won three straight and head into Friday's showdown on a six-game and a nine-game unbeaten streak respectively. Read more »

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Video chronicles Kyle Collinsworth's recovery from an ACL tear

Hillsdale Mag released a video that allows fans insight into Kyle Collinsworth's recovery from the ACL tear that abruptly ended his sophomore year. Read more »

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BYU coaches focus on shoring up special teams

In the moments after BYU’s 31-16 loss to Washington in the Fight Hunger Bowl in San Francisco last December, coach Bronco Mendenhall tersely identified his team’s glaring miscues. Read more »

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