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BYU AD Tom Holmoe says Cougars should hear back from NCAA soon on improper benefits case

BYU should find out within the next week what action the NCAA will take in the wake of an internal investigation about possible NCAA violations, Cougar athletic director Tom Holmoe said Wednesday. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Amy Donaldson: Critics of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge need to chill

There has been some criticism of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in blogs and columns. But the summer's viral sensation is about as good as it gets when it comes to fundraising. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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USU opponent preview: Tennessee WR Malone ready to face expectations

Tennessee freshman wide receiver Josh Malone won't get a chance to sneak up on the rest of the Southeastern Conference. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Hoyer gets starting spot over rookie Manziel

Brian Hoyer barely held on to the starting job. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Westminster soccer: men’s team opens with Kickoff Classic

The Westminster men’s soccer team opens the 2014 campaign playing four games over four days at the Westminster Kickoff Classic. The event will feature two games each day at Dumke Field during the season’s opening weekend. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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BYU football: Cougars agree to home-and-home series with Washington

On the same day that BYU Director of Athletics Tom Holmoe held his annual roundtable address with local media members, the Cougar football program had news of its own: a home-and-home series with... Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Westminster volleyball: Griffins begin the season with five matches in Spokane

The Westminster women's volleyball team opens the 2014 season with a trip to Spokane, Washington, to play five matches at the Sports Travel Northwest Invitational. All event matches will be played at the HUB Sports Center. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Deseret News previews of all 103 varsity football teams and 16 regions

Here are the complete links to all these 119 preview stories, which include videos, photos, records, history of coaches, Felts' Facts, schedules and stats. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Football legend Brett Favre drops in on Alta High football practice

Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre hung out with the Alta High football team while he was in town on business. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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High school football: South Sevier Rams 2014 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the South Sevier Rams football team heading into the 2014 season. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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BYU assistant football coach is also Bishop Kaufusi to young single adult ward

When Steve Kaufusi hears members of his ward voice uncertainty about their ability to serve in a church calling, he understands the feeling. “I’ve been in their shoes,” said... Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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High school football: Mountain View Bruins 2014 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Mountain View Bruins football team heading into the 2014 season. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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High school football: Ogden Tigers 2014 preview

Here's an in-depth look at the Ogden Tigers football team heading into the 2014 season. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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USU football: Aggie defense controls third and final scrimmage of fall camp Tuesday night

Utah State’s defense controlled the third and final scrimmage of fall camp Tuesday night as second-year head coach Matt Wells used the majority of the time to evaluate the skill positions and... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Peavler: Final preseason breakdown of BYU, Utah and Utah State's 2014 football schedules

BYU, Utah and Utah State are coming to the end of their fall camps, so it's time to do the final preseason breakdown of the Aggies', Cougars' and Utes' 2014 football schedules before the season... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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High school girls soccer: Breakaway goal lifts Lone Peak over Davis in battle of 5A powers

Lone Peak sophomore Cameron Tucker finds the back of the net toward the end of the first half to secure a solid early-season win for the Knights. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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BYU coaches' focus turns to special teams as fall camp wraps up

As fall camp wraps up, BYU's coaching staff is giving special emphasis to special teams. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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BYU coaches haven't yet decided on Cougars' 3rd-string quarterback

A trio of true freshmen are vying for the third-string responsibilities with no determination likely to come when the team kicks off versus Connecticut. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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BYU's Bronson Kaufusi eager to display new linebacker mentality

BYU outside linebacker Bronson Kaufusi looks forward to the challenge of a new position after playing defensive end last year. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Ute Offensive line getting settled

Whittingham said the starters are getting comfortable with each other as the season opener approaches. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Brad Rock: BYU, Utah players take blame like grownups

The first rule is keep the team rules; the second is to be upfront when you don't. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Salt Lake Bees finally get their brooms out with sweep of Iowa Cubs

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Salt Lake Bees completed their first series sweep of the season with a 4-2 win over the Iowa Cubs on Tuesday afternoon. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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BYU camp report: Taysom Hill throws a pair of long touchdowns

BYU quarterback Taysom Hill throws a pair of long touchdown passes to Mitch Mathews and Devon Blackmon. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Reports: Former BYU star Brett Keisel agrees to re-sign with Steelers after declining invite from Cardinals

Former BYU defensive end Brett Keisel ended a busy day by going back to the NFL team he's always called home: the Pittsburgh Steelers. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Colleges add luxury touches to new football stadiums

Lining the brightly lit hallways of Populous, one of the leading architectural firms behind college sports, there are hundreds of scale models and graphic renderings of college football stadiums in... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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