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BYU football fall practice position preview: the offensive backs

BYU looks very deep, experienced and talented at all three offensive backfield positions entering fall practice.

'It all came together': 30 years later, BYU players reflect on winning the 1984 national championship

Thirty years after shocking the college football world by winning the 1984 national championship, BYU will honor the players this fall who made it happen. Read more »

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Fall camp position previews: BYU, Utah and Utah State QB and RB situations

With fall camp just around the corner, the Deseret News is breaking down the position battles for the state's three FBS college football programs Read more »

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Brad Rock: BYU, Utah — married for eternity

Outside study says if teams were divided into leagues based on revenue and success, old rivals are still equals. Read more »

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BYU football fall practice position preview: The offensive line

Brandon Gurney kicks off his BYU fall practice preview series previewing the offensive line — a position that should see a lot of improvement in 2014. Read more »

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15 Cougar track and field men named All-Academic

The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) named 15 athletes from BYU’s 2013-14 men’s track and field team All-Academic on Tuesday. Read more »

July 25, 2014

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BYU men's cross country schedule to include meets in Utah, Midwest

The BYU men’s cross country team released its 2014 schedule, which will include two meets in Utah and two meets in the Midwest before their championships in November. Read more »

July 25, 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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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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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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Commentary: Pacific Northwest apprenticeship over, Sarkisian settles in at USC

LOS ANGELES — Steve Sarkisian worked the various venues of Pac-12 football media days here Wednesday, walking a fragile line between diplomacy and bombast. “I wake up every... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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BYU soccer: Fernandes gains sixth year of eligibility

Senior forward Niki Fernandes was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA on Wednesday. She is now eligible to play this fall with the BYU women's soccer team. Read more »

July 23, 2014

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BYU Athletics: 83 student-athletes garner WCC Comissioner's Honor Roll citations

Eighty-three BYU student-athletes were named to the WCC Commisioner's Honor Roll. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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BYU football: Cougars and expansion not on the radar at Big 12 media days

The timing wasn't exactly right to discuss BYU's prospects of joining the Big 12 at the conference's media days which concluded Tuesday. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Dick Harmon: BYU, Pac-12 scheduling is an interesting dynamic these days

BYU will play the likes of Cal, UCLA, ASU, Arizona, Stanford, USC and Utah in seasons to come as the Pac-12 appears to like the Cougars as a non-conference fill-in heading into the era of a college... Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Conference title games a point of contention for Big 12's Bob Bowlsby, Florida State's Jimbo Fisher

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said he is not concerned about his league's lack of a conference title game at Big 12 media day on Monday. At the ACC media day, meanwhile, Florida State coach Jimbo... Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Taylor Sander leads Team USA to FIVB title

Behind the MVP-winning performance of former BYU outside hitter Taylor Sander, Team USA won the FIVB men's volleyball world league championship by a score of 31-29, 21-25, 25-20, 25-23 over Brazil... Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Rock On: Utah has LeBron Syndrome

Plus, a new uniform option BYU should consider ... all things considered. Read more »

July 21, 2014

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BYU swim: Cougar swimming and diving releases 2014-2015 schedule

The BYU swim and dive team released the 2014-2015 meet schedule Monday. Head coach John Brooks likes the balanced schedule and is looking forward to competing in several different invitationals and meets throughout the year. Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Former BYU defensive lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna signs with New England Patriots

The New England Patriots announced Monday they have signed the former BYU standout, who was released by the New York Giants in June. Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Off on the right foot: BYU Cougars looking for strong start to 2014 football season

As an independent with no conference championship to contend for, and a schedule front-loaded with challenging road games, an increased emphasis is placed on the first part of BYU’s football... Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Big 12 commish's dire warning about pending change

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby warns that anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now will hate what's coming. Read more »

July 21, 2014

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ACC media days has some interesting tidbits concerning BYU

ACC football media days is underway at Greensboro, North Carolina, and there's plenty of news related to BYU. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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BYU football: Alani Fua may be next Cougar pass rusher in line to wind up on a path to the draft

BYU senior linebacker Alani Fua could become the next Cougar pass rusher to be drafted by an NFL team, following the path tread by Ezekiel Ansah and Kyle Van Noy in recent years. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Big 12 not looking to expand, but BYU's a candidate in waiting

How would BYU stack up in the Big 12 if that league ever decided to expand? The numbers speak highly of the Cougars' — on and off the field — after football coach Bronco Mendenhall... Read more »

July 19, 2014

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BYU men's soccer begins first Premier Development League Playoff run in 7 years

The BYU men's soccer team returns to the playoffs for the first time in seven years as the Cougars face the Ventura County Fusion on Saturday. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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