The Westminster volleyball team begins the 2015 season this weekend as it travels to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to take part in the NSU Shark Invitational, which is being hosted by Nova Southeastern University. Read more »
The Westminster women’s soccer team travels to Hawaii this week to open the season with three games in five days against teams from the Pac West Conference. The Griffins start the season Thursday against Hawaii Pacific at 7... Read more »
The two coaches have never worked together on the same staff, but over the years, their paths have crossed again and again. The latest confluence will take place Saturday when the Cougars visit the... Read more »
All eyes are on Utah vs. Michigan as the regular season begins Thursday for teams in the state of Utah. However, BYU opens at Nebraska and Utah State opens with an in-state battle. Read more »
Lone Peak guard Frank Jackson formally committed to sign with Duke on Tuesday following an official visit to the Durham, North Carolina campus. Read more »
Media favorite enters season at the top of his game -- on the field and in the interview room. Read more »
BYU cornerback Michael Davis is facing misdemeanor assault and riot charges in connection with an alleged confrontation over a parking space in July. Read more »
NEW YORK — Nick Kyrgios does what he wants and says what he wants on a tennis court, seemingly no matter the ramifications, and amid all the near-napping, cursing and racket smashing, he... Read more »
WEST JORDAN — After suffering several key injury setbacks and only taking one point from their last three games, the Copper Hills girls were able to find a scoring groove against the... Read more »
The Salt Lake Bees cranked out 16 hits Tuesday and scored 10 runs to earn a 10-1 win over the Tacoma Rainiers. Read more »
Facing a 1-1 draw at the break, Brighton completely dominated the second half by outscoring Bingham 2-0 to pick up the 3-1 victory and hand the Miners their first loss of the season Tuesday afternoon. Read more »
Coach returns to his alma mater after successful stints at the collegiate level and in the NFL. Read more »
In a recent sketch, Comedy Central's Key & Peele looked at what would happen if education was treated like pro sports. Read more »
Here's our 21-story full report on BYU Cougars, Utah Utes and Utah State Aggies' 2015 football season. (Plus depth charts and videos) Read more »
Here's a look at the eight sport-specific Deseret News prep athletes of the Week for Week 2. Read more »
Freedom From Religion Foundation goes after schools that hire chaplains. It may have an argument on that. But banning coaches from being openly Christian is taking things too far. Read more »
Although Taysom Hill, Chuckie Keeton and Travis Wilson faced different challenges, each player found a way to get back under center. They enter the 2015 season — their final collegiate... Read more »
Here's a roundup of all the Utah high school football games from Friday, Aug. 28. Read more »
Who's favored in this week's games? Check out Parry's Power Guide for Week 2 of the high school football season. Read more »
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Cougars in the pros: Lasike scores first pro TD, Sorensen intercepts pass, Beck & Collie connect for score
BYU doesn't start its season until Saturday afternoon, but a few former Cougars got the football party started Thursday with some highlights of their own in NFL and CFL action. Read more »
Five Cornhuskers, including two starters, will be suspended, coach Mike Riley announced this week. Meanwhile, several Cougars could miss the opener, or be forced to sit out one half, due to their... Read more »
Utah prevails 24-17 in a physical contest before a record crowd at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Read more »
Utah looks much like it did last year, getting by on offense and relying on defense to win the day. Read more »
The high school football season is geared up for the third week of the season and we have you covered. Have a score or photos you want to share? Use the hashtag #DNPreps. Read more »
The Utes spoiled Harbaugh's return to the NCAA, with a 24-17 victory over Michigan. Read more »
As coach Mike Riley makes his debut at Nebraska, he is learning about the passion of a fan base that expects, and demands, success. Read more »
It's not often a football team will win a game in which its special teams unit scores all of its points, but Utah State will take a victory any way it can get it after being pushed to the limit by... Read more »
Utah's secondary performed well, as did QB Travis Wilson, as Utah went on to knock off Michigan in its season debut. Read more »
The basics Weather: Mostly clear with temperatures in the 90s Saturday, 1:30 p.m. MDT Memorial Stadium (92,000) FieldTurf TV: ABC Radio: KSL 1160 AM, 102.7 FM... Read more »
Freshman and Timpview alum Britain Covey led the Utah receivers in his first college football game with 58 yards. Read more »
Morning links: Utah-Michigan roundup; Keeton has rough night; Grantland checks in on Jazz rookie Lyles
National writers give thoughts on Utes' season opener against Wolverines; Utah State quarterback lowlighted; how are seven Kentucky Wildcats who declared for NBA Draft doing? Read more »
The Deseret News caught up with Sam McKewon, Nebraska football beat writer for the Omaha World-Herald, to find out how Mike Riley has fit in at Nebraska so far and what challenges lie ahead for BYU... Read more »
As BYU enters its fifth season as an independent, athletic director Tom Holmoe is fulfilling the promise he made to schedule games against storied programs from all over the country. Read more »
Fourteen scholarship players for BYU returned from missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during the offseason. Of those 14, five dot BYU's two-deep for the opener vs.... Read more »
A pair of reports, and a tweet from the player, confirmed that former BYU running back Paul Lasike has been waived by the Arizona Cardinals. Read more »
Utah cornerback Justin Thomas made the play that decided the game, while Michigan players agree the Wolverines failed to capitalize on Thursday. Read more »
A quick and decisive third quarter surge by the visiting Gaels crushed the Miners on Friday night. Read more »
The Miners have never shied away from playing the nation's top prep programs and will do so again this Friday when they take on the top-ranked Gaels. Read more »
Southern Utah's upset bid at Utah State was undone when Aggie Andrew Rodriguez took a Thunderbird punt 82 yards for a score and a 12-9 victory for Utah State. Read more »
After a lackluster opener for the Aggies, let's break down the positions and see what they can do to improve for the future. Read more »
Utah opened the season with a 24-17 win — its eight straight 1-0 start — over Jim Harbaugh's Wolverines before a record crowd at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Read more »
Who's favored in this week's games? Check out Parry's Power Guide for Week 3 of the high school football season. Read more »
In Year Three of Anae’s “Go Fast, Go Hard” offense, what can the Cougars’ experienced offense do when it battles Nebraska Saturday (1:30 p.m., MT, ABC)? Read more »
A senior at East High and a senior at Mountain View High were granted hardship waivers by a UHSAA appeals panel on Thursday. The boys will be eligible to play football for their respective schools... Read more »
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