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Dixie State honors 2015-16 student-athletes: Nik Wolford and Sarah Folks take top honors

Dixie State University Athletic Department held its annual year-end Athletic Awards Banquet on Wednesday night at the Gardner Center Ballroom. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Martinez probable for Real Salt Lake this weekend, Plata still on the mend

Coach Jeff Cassar said Juan Manuel Martinez is probable this weekend against the visiting Houston Dynamo as Real Salt Lake look to bounce back from last weekend's 5-2 loss at the L.A. Galaxy. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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High school baseball: Orem wins big game over Timpanogos to secure Region 7 lead

The Tigers have been aiming for the Timberwolves since the end of last season and finally got their chance Wednesday in a double-header. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Fackrell likely to be first Aggie selected in this year's NFL Draft

Standout linebacker projected to be a second- or third-round selection; Vigil also hoping to be taken Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Ones that got away: Players who left the Jazz for playoff teams

Perhaps Utah Jazz fans thought they had already considered all of the what-ifs at the end of a disappointing season. Then Paul Millsap scored 45 points in Game 4 of the Atlanta-Boston series. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Video: Former Ute Steve Smith takes teen with autism to prom

Video shows Baltimore Ravens wide receiver at school dance with 18-year-old Aubrey Bridges. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Utah Grizzlies: Utah to play Fort Wayne in second round of playoffs

The Utah Grizzlies will meet the Fort Wayne Komets in the ECHL’s Western Conference Semifinals following the Komets’ 2-0 victory over Cincinnati on Wednesday night to complete their first round series. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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After 2 frustrating, injury-plagued seasons, Alec Burks looks toward 2016-17

Alec Burks has played in just 35 percent of his team's games the past two seasons and hopes to put his injuries behind him in 2016-17. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU tennis: Jones, Miclat and Poulsen earn All-WCC honors

The West Coast Conference announced that Mayci Jones, Toby Miclat and Nicolette Poulsen of BYU women's tennis earned All-Conference honors Wednesday. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU tennis: Cullimore, Goryachkov and Monroe receive All-WCC honors

The West Cost Conference announced BYU men’s tennis players Keaton Cullimore, Andrey Goryachkov and Shane Monroe earned All-Conference honors as voted on by league coaches. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Dick Harmon: So, another Kaufusi goes hybrid with hoops and gridiron? Let it rip

It isn't that Corbin Kaufusi has decided to give football a try, it's that the BYU football coach pestered him to give it a try. Everyone is a winner with this Kaufusi's decision to play both... Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU track: BYU travels to oldest and largest track meet in the U.S. this weekend

Athletes are preparing to descend upon Philadelphia to participate in the oldest and largest track and field competition in the United States this Thursday through Saturday at the Penn Relays. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Top collegiate golfers are in town for Pac-12 golf tournament

The Pac-12 men's golf championships will be played this weekend at the Salt Lake Country Club with all 12 schools competing in the 72-hole tournament. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Several local prospects hoping to hear names called in NFL Draft

In this week's episode, DeseretNews.com writers Carter Williams and Brandon Judd discuss the NFL Draft, which opens Thursday night in Chicago. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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USU track: Utah State heads to a pair of meets this weekend

The Aggies have a portion of their team competing Wednesday through Saturday, April 27-30, at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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2016 NFL draft: Local players who might hear their names this weekend

There is a larger-than-usual number of players in the mix to be drafted (six Utah Utes, three SUU Thunderbirds, three Utah State Aggies and two BYU Cougars) and there is a large spread of where... Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU football announces full spring fireside schedule

Team will hold seven firesides around the country in May and June, and alumni will be featured at events during the season Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU volleyball's Shawn Olmstead named MPSF Coach of the Year

In his first year leading the Cougars, Olmstead has led the team to the top seed in next week's NCAA Tournament. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Westminster lacrosse: Holland named RMAC Academic Player of the Year

Westminster’s Josh Holland has been named the 2016 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Academic Player of the Year after the conference’s All-Academic First Team and Honor Roll were... Read more »

April 27, 2016

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The Utah Utes football team is home for quarterback Brandon Cox

Head coach Kyle Whittingham always talks about being the "next man up" and Brandon Cox is taking advantage of the opportunity. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU basketball: Cougars to play USC Dec. 3 at Staples Center in Los Angeles

Contest against Trojans is part of four-team Hoophall LA event put on by the Basketball Hall of Fame and will also feature Gonzaga and Arizona. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Morning links: BYU's Eric Mika returns from mission, reunites with Nick Emery, TJ Haws; Star Lotulelei's team option exercised

Cougars big man appears in photo with teammates; former Ute to remain with Carolina Panthers through the 2017 season; ex-Ute Eric Rowe featured by Vice Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Utah Grizzlies: Grizzlies advance with 7-2 win

The Utah Grizzlies defeated the Colorado Eagles, 7-2, on Tuesday night at Budweiser Events Center to win the first round best-of-seven series four games to two. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Utah has several NFL draft prospects this year

Utah coach Kyle Whittingham noted that many players could get an opportunity — via draft or free agency. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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The Chihuahuas and the weather combine to take down the Bees

El Paso exploded for eight runs in the fourth inning, Bryan Rodriguez held the Bees scoreless, and the game was called after five innings and a two-hour rain delay. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Layton junior high wrestler loses appeal with district, plans to continue pursuing sport and options

Layton junior high female wrestler loses her appeal with the district, but plans to continue pursuing the sport and options to help girls gain access to junior high programs. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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With big turnaround, Hawks beat Celtics 110-83 for 3-2 lead

Kent Bazemore sparked a stunning turnaround with three straight 3-pointers in the second quarter, and the Atlanta Hawks reclaimed the upper hand in their playoff series against the Boston Celtics... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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High school soccer: Bingham rallies from early deficit to remain unbeaten

After being stung by an early goal by Copper Hills' Junior Estrada, Bingham High regroups, picks its game up a notch, gets goals from Daniel Blanchard and Avo Kardzhyan, and uses a strong defensive... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU baseball: game at Utah Valley postponed to May 10 due to rain

The April 26 scheduled BYU baseball game at Utah Valley University has been postponed to May 10, due to rain. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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DeRozan scores 34, Raptors rally in fourth quarter for 3-2 lead over Pacers

DeMar DeRozan scored 34 points and the Toronto Raptors held on for a 102-99 victory over the Indiana Pacers and a 3-2 lead in their first-round series Tuesday night when Solomon Hill's 3-pointer... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Booker's path to the NFL approaches completion

Running back had a stellar career at Utah — leaving with two 1,000-yard seasons and a degree in sociology. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Brad Rock: A new worry — and a familiar face — will greet Jazz

Though Utah beat Minnesota three of four times last season, the hiring of a new coach and general manager makes the Timberwolves one team that could leapfrog past the Jazz into the playoffs. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Doug Robinson: Enough already about the NFL draft

Had enough of the endless and pointless speculation about the NFL draft? Thursday's draft can't come soon enough. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Westminster lacrosse: Holland repeats as RMAC Offensive Player of the Week

Westminster senior Josh Holland was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday. This is his second-straight weekly honor and... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Dixie State volleyball: DSU signs three new players for 2016 season

Defending PacWest Conference champions sign seven total newcomers in advance of the 2016 season. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU tennis: Cougars face Broncos in first round of WCC tournament

After finishing fifth in the West Coast Conference, BYU women’s tennis heads to Claremont, California, for the WCC tournament Wednesday through Saturday. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU tennis: No. 60 Cougars head to WCC Tournament

No. 60 BYU men’s tennis heads to Claremont, California, this week to compete in the West Coast Conference tournament Wednesday through Saturday. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Dixie State golf: Rachel Harmon announces retirement as Dixie State head women’s golf coach

Harmon, who just completed her fourth season as head coach at last week’s 2016 Pacific West Conference championships, has served as coach since the program’s inception in 2012-13. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU's Houk could get opportunity in the NFL as a flex tight end

Terenn Houk could be a late-round selection. Though he was listed as a receiver when he played in the Cougars’ spread offense, Houk has drawn considerable attention from NFL teams as a flex... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Jury blames police, clears fans in 1989 soccer disaster

The families of 96 Liverpool soccer fans who were crushed to death at a crowded stadium in 1989 declared they had finally won justice Tuesday after a jury found that police and emergency services... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Mother, son game night set for May 6 in South Salt Lake

South Salt Lake is sponsoring a mother and son game night on Friday, May 6, from 6-8:30 p.m., at the Central Park Ball Field, 2797 S. 200 East. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Who made the better 2015 first round pick? Jazz or Suns?

In the 2015 NBA draft, two Kentucky teammates were selected with back to back picks by the Utah Jazz and Phoenix Suns. Which team walked away with the superior player? Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Morning links: Former Ute Jason Washburn wins Finals MVP in Europe; ex-Cougar Brandon Davies meets Y. soccer team in Italy

Big man takes home honor after leading team to Balkan International Basketball League championship; former BYU star poses for photo with Greg Wrubell; Trey Lyles is good at mini golf Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Johnny Manziel indicted in alleged attack on ex-girlfriend

Former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was indicted by a grand jury on Tuesday on a misdemeanor charge stemming from a domestic violence complaint by his ex-girlfriend. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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In Triple-A for first time since 2006, one-time BYU pitcher Guthrie hopes for another major league chance

Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie is in unfamiliar territory after spending nine straight seasons in the majors. Now he's doing whatever he can to get back there and maybe reach a major milestone too. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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USA Basketball announces schedule; Hayward hopeful

The Utah Jazz small forward is closer to representing the U.S. in a major international competition than he ever has been. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Dixie State softball: Trailblazers sweep Seasiders in Monday twin bill

The Dixie State softball team cruised to a doubleheader sweep of BYU-Hawaii on a rainy Monday afternoon at Karl Brooks Field. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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The Chihuahuas explode offensively to take down the Bees

James Loney and Ryan Schimpf led a powerful El Paso offense in an 8-4 win over Salt Lake. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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One week left to vote for favorite players, coaches and teams in 5th annual Governor's State of Sport Awards

There is just one week left to vote for favorite players, coaches and teams in the 5th annual Governor's State of Sport Awards. The event is unique in that it recognizes accomplishments from prep... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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BYU's Kaufusi an intriguing NFL prospect for what he offers on — and off — the field

It’s no wonder that former BYU defensive end Bronson Kaufusi is an intriguing prospect heading into this week’s National Football League draft. As for his measurables, at 6-foot-6, 285... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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