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Days of ’47 Rodeo: Texans dominate in third-day performance

The Lone Star State dominated in the third performance of the Days of ’47 Rodeo Thursday night as the Texans placed first in six of the seven events, falling just short in the team roping competition to Nick Sartain (Oklahoma)... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Olmes Garcia busts out of season-long slump, paces RSL to win

Real Salt Lake second-half substitute Olmes Garcia scored his first two goals of the season 20 minutes apart in the second half as RSL survived a scare from last-place Montreal. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Pac-12 commissioner 'delighted' that his conference's teams are scheduling BYU

Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said it “makes a lot of sense” for teams in his conference to schedule football games against independent BYU. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Andrew Wiggins signs contract with Cavs, cannot be traded for 30 days

Now that Wiggins has signed, he cannot be traded for 30 days. Wiggins is the centerpiece of a potential deal for Kevin Love, but now the trade cannot be executed for 30 days. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Pac-12 notebook: Coaches head to Bristol; Pac-12 Network increases audience

California segment of Pac-12 football media days is complete. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Utes notebook: Kyle Whittingham says Harvey Langi in the process of deciding his future

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said that sophomore Harvey Langi is in the process of deciding his future — possibly transferring to BYU — after returning from an... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Utah receiver Dres Anderson reaches Pac-12 media days by way of Jamaica

Utah receiver makes it to the Pac-12's annual meetings after attending his sister's wedding in Jamaica. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Brett Hales, Lindsey Dunkley cruise to victory in Deseret News Half Marathon

SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to the Deseret News Half Marathon, Brett Hales has definitely hit his stride. After all, the former Weber State steeplechase All-American has run the... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Fundraiser set for 'Ticky' Burden

Ex-Utah All-America battling rare disease and costs that go with it. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Salt Lake City's Patrick Smyth reclaims Deseret News 10K title, while Ogden's Taylor Ward wins women's division

Patrick Smyth of Salt Lake City won his third Deseret News 10K race, while Ogden's Taylor Ward won the women's division. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Brad Rock: Spring football not an answer to Power Five

SMU coach proposes have-nots play their own schedule. As if recruiting weren't complicated enough. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory

Vincenzo Nibali crushed everyone on the last mountain leg of the Tour de France on Thursday, all but ensuring he will be crowned champion when the race ends in Paris in three days. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Getting back up off the ground: Utahn recovers to win Deseret News Marathon again

Allie Moore and Fritz Van De Kamp best the competition to post victories in the annual Deseret News Marathon. Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Photo gallery: Deseret News Classic 5K filled with smiles

SALT LAKE CITY — The annual Deseret News Classic 5K began with lots of smiles at 7 a.m. at the Wasatch Elementary School playground on Thursday. The race, which was one of many races that... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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From autonomy to Harvey Langi: Tidbits from the first half of Pac-12 media days

The first day of the annual Pac-12 football media days was chock full of interesting tidbits — mostly from conference Commissioner Larry Scott, who talked about the future of the conference. Read more »

July 23, 2014

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The original BCS busters: Looking back at Utah's Fiesta Bowl championship season

As Utes prepare for 10th season since becoming the original BCS busters, coaches and players reflect on historic campaign. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Brad Rock: When even Urban Meyer had future shock

Fiesta Bowl team faced expectations that made former Utah coach uncomfortable. How they'd love those expectations now. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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50 days until kickoff: Players with Utah ties set to head to NFL training camps

Here's a look at players with Utah ties on NFL rosters as of Wednesday, with rookies noted, and the training camp reporting dates for all 32 teams. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Mariners designate John Buck for assignment; Ex-Ute Tyler Wagner's scoreless streak snapped

Taylorsville High product John Buck was designated for assignment on Monday, while former Ute Tyler Wagner's 27-inning scoreless streak was snapped in a busy week for Utahns in baseball. Read more »

July 13, 2014

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Church of England publicizes official World Cup prayers

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The Church of England isn't immune to World Cup fever. Five official prayers have been released that address the competition, Brazil and England's team. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Deseret News 10K: Race winners Miles Batty, Morgan Haws have plenty in common (+photos)

Miles Batty and Morgan Haws have a lot in common -- they're both Utah natives, both 26 years old, both served LDS Church missions and ran collegiately for BYU. And Wednesday, they both won their... Read more »

July 24, 2013

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