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BYU: Fred Warner, other underclassmen willing to take on leadership roles

BYU's defense was short on leaders last season according to players who are willing to fill the leadership void.

BYU football: Ranking the best defensive players in school history

A look at the best defensive players ever to play for the BYU Cougars. Read more »

5 hours ago


Back from injury, BYU QB Taysom Hill wants 'to make the most of every chance'

Twice in the past three years, BYU quarterback Taysom Hill has endured a season-ending injury. As Hill enters his senior year, he's doing everything he can to stay healthy, having learned from his... Read more »

13 hours ago


Morning links: Former BYU player Paul Lasike makes a solid impression in NFL; U. QB situation

Former BYU fullback Paul Lasike made an impression at the Arizona Cardinals' training camp. Also, Fox Sports asks why Utah can't settle on a quarterback. Finally, a case for starting Trey Burke... Read more »

21 hours ago


Dick Harmon: As camps open, Utes, Cougs and Aggies prepare to take care of small details

If you take just the performances in overtime games alone, BYU and Utah State could have benefited by taking care of business in the extra periods — like the Utes did. To do so this year, it... Read more »

22 hours ago


Morning links: BYU's Taysom Hill's future could be on Wall Street; 'Prove it' season for U.; Kanter

BYU quarterback Taysom Hill's future could be on Wall Street. Also, is 2015 a "prove-it" season for Kyle Whittingham and the Utes? Finally, CBS breaks down Utah's decision to trade Enes Kanter, and... Read more »



Utahns in baseball: Former Ute Morin plays walk-off hero; Wagner throws near no-no

A pair of former Utah teammates put together spectacular games on back-to-back nights in Double-A. Tyler Wagner took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning of a 1-hit shutout, while Parker Morin missed... Read more »

Aug. 2, 2015


Brad Rock: Hill, Keeton, Booker not the best stories in Utah this year

BYU, USU and Utah all have players primed for breakout seasons in 2015 Read more »

Aug. 2, 2015


Dick Harmon: Hanging with legacy players of BYU's 1951 NIT championship team: Still bonded after decades

Several times a year and absolutely at least once annually, BYU's 1951 NIT championship team gathers for a reunion, a luncheon or dinner. Now in their early 80s, these former athletes praise Stan... Read more »

Aug. 1, 2015


Mendenhall: BYU's 2015 schedule difficult 'all the way through'

When looking at BYU’s upcoming football schedule, many people point to the early-season games. But the way Cougar coach Bronco Mendenhall sees it, the slate is full of tough challenges... Read more »

July 31, 2015


Column: Harbaugh is ... 'The Most Interesting Man in Big Ten'

Compared to the rest of Jim Harbaugh's year, this was tame stuff. Read more »

July 31, 2015


BYU opponent preview: Mixing Riley's system with QB's skills challenges Nebraska

Nebraska's offense will look different under new coach Mike Riley. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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ESPN highlights BYU basketball's roster challenges

BYU basketball has some unique challenges due to players serving missions, and ESPN's Jeff Goodman highlighted how Dave Rose and the coaching staff deal with those challenges. Read more »

July 31, 2015


Morning links: BYU letting fans tailgate; Rodney Hood returns to his roots

BYU will be letting fans tailgate after some confusion on Twitter. Utah State holds a Ladies Clinic. Finally, Rodney Hood returns to his roots. Read more »

July 31, 2015


BYU swimming & diving releases 2015-2016 schedule

BYU head coach John Brooks released the 2015-2016 swim and dive schedule Wednesday. Read more »

July 31, 2015


Taylor set to qualify for U.S. Olympic trials at national championships

BYU senior Jake Taylor will compete at the 2015 Phillips 66 National Championships from Aug. 6-10 in hopes of qualifying for three additional events after already qualifying in one event for the... Read more »

July 31, 2015


Morning links: BYU, Utah and Utah State all receive votes in preseason coaches poll

BYU, Utah and Utah State all receive votes in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll. Harry Kane gets "Rimando'ed." And Chuckie Keeton is an MWC Media Days veteran. Read more »

July 30, 2015


4-star basketball recruit Connor Harding commits to BYU

Wing player Connor Harding, who is on ESPN's list of the top 100 recruits in the 2016 basketball class, announced his commitment to Dave Rose's BYU basketball program on Wednesday. Read more »

July 29, 2015


Dick Harmon: Big 12 expansion talk (ahem, BYU) a fun, cool topic this July

For the first time since the inaugural College Football Playoff, Big 12 expansion talk has ballooned during the month of July. This time there's news that a committee has been appointed to research... Read more »

July 29, 2015


Morning links: Devontae Booker to be Utah's biggest storyline at Pac-12 Media Days

Devontae Booker should be Utah's biggest storyline at the Pac-12 Media Days. Also, the Jazz are now "cool." Finally, yet another random BYU to Big 12 rumor comes to the surface. Read more »

July 29, 2015


Utah makes top 7 for 4-star offensive line recruit Garett Bolles, BYU not on list

Snow College offensive lineman Garett Bolles, a one-time verbal commit to BYU, released on Tuesday a seven-team list of schools he wishes to continue being recruited by. Utah was on the list, while... Read more »

July 28, 2015


Guard Elijah Bryant announces he is transferring to BYU

Elijah Bryant announced via Instagram on Tuesday that he will be transferring to BYU after playing his freshman year at Elon College in 2014-15. Read more »

July 28, 2015


Cougars say they have learned lessons in wake of brawl at Miami Beach Bowl

The Cougars lost in double-overtime, 55-48, to Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl, then the two teams were embroiled in an ugly brawl at the end of the game. And the way BYU finished last season will... Read more »

July 28, 2015


Morning links: Tom Hackett is the Utes' most important player; BYU's Linehan shows off trick shot

Utah punter Tom Hackett is the Utes' most important player, according to ESPN. Meanwhile, Jonny Linehan's trick shot gets some national attention. Finally, Fox Sports highlights Aussies in the NBA,... Read more »

July 28, 2015


Eight BYU, Utah players make the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Watch List

Eight BYU and Utah players made the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year watch list released on Tuesday. Read more »

July 28, 2015


The evolution of college athletics: Re-examining the vastly changing field of college athletics in Utah

The field of college athletics in the state of Utah as the landscape across the country has vastly changed within the past year and with it, the debate continues on if enough has been done for... Read more »

July 27, 2015

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