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Harmon: BYU coaches will take the win but left Hartford hungry for fixes

Preparing for Texas will give them plenty to correct in coming days.

Utahns in baseball: Former Ute Tyler Wagner, former Cougar Taylor Cole finally face off in Florida

After dominating the Florida State League together, former Utah pitcher Tyler Wagner and former BYU pitcher Taylor Cole finally faced off in an FSL matchup this season — however, neither won. Read more »

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Sutton Foster promises 'an intimate look at me' at BYU performances

For her “An Evening with Sutton Foster” performances to open BYU’s Bravo! Professional Performing Arts series, the two-time Tony winner and Broadway luminary has a clear objective... Read more »

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Guest commentary: BYU football fans should focus on those who will play

In the resounding win over Connecticut, once again BYU fans were reminded that pregame focus needs to be on those who will be playing in the game, not on those who will not play. Read more »

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BYU volleyball: No. 9 Cougars handle Toledo to win tournament title

Alexa Gray and Jennifer Hamson helped lead No. 9 BYU women’s volleyball to a 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-14) sweep of Toledo on Saturday afternoon. Read more »

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Players with local ties set to make big impacts in the NFL this season

NFL rosters are filled with players with local connections — many of whom are primed to make big impacts for their respective teams this coming year. Read more »

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Dick Harmon: Taysom Hill steals center stage in BYU's win over UConn

For the second year in a row, BYU quarterback Taysom Hill had to travel across the country and battle a hungry home team in a season opener. This time, unlike his shaky start at Virginia, Hill... Read more »

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Daniel Sorensen makes Chiefs 53-man roster, brother Brad Sorensen among 18 locals cut this weekend

Eighteen players with Utah ties were released during the final cuts this weekend as NFL teams trimmed down their rosters to 53 players. Brothers Daniel and Brad Sorensen experienced different... Read more »

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BYU volleyball: Hamson leads No. 9 BYU past IUPUI

Jennifer Hamson led No. 9 BYU women’s volleyball to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-17, 25-18) sweep against Indiana University-Purdue Indianapolis on Saturday morning in its second match of the Gold and... Read more »

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Saturday morning quarterback: 3 stars and stats from BYU's win over UConn

Breaking down how the Cougars fared in their opening-season win over the Connecticut Huskies. Read more »

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BYU notebook: Cougars commit a plethora of penalties in opener

For all the good things BYU did in its 35-10 win over Connecticut Friday night, one of the glaring concerns was the inordinate amount of penalties. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Is a quarterback controversy brewing for Virginia?

Even Matt Johns was surprised to hear his number called before halftime. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Dick Harmon: BYU victory comes with 4 rookies getting first career starts

BYU came to UConn with five potential starters suspended for the season-opener, but three freshman and a sophomore who'd never played bef were put in the fire immediately, and they all had their... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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BYU's 25-point win over UConn best margin of victory in a road opener since 1992

BYU's 35-10 win over UConn started the Cougars' 2014 season off on the right foot, and it also broke an interesting trend for BYU Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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BYU volleyball: balanced blocking leads Cougars to season-opening victory at West Virginia

Behind a balanced blocking effort, BYU women’s volleyball won its season opener, 3-0 (29-27, 25-20, 25-20), on Friday night against West Virginia in the Blue and Gold Player’s Challenge. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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BYU soccer: Medeiros shoots No. 23 Cougars past Vols, 1-0

No. 23 BYU women's soccer earned its first win of the season Friday night beating Tennessee, 1-0. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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BYU coach, players answer questions at fireside

The BYU football team held a pre-game fireside Thursday, Aug. 28. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Fast start propels BYU past UConn, 35-10

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — For BYU, the first half was the perfect start to the season Friday night. With memories of last year’s humiliating season-opening loss at Virginia fresh in... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery: Ansah grabs the sack and Da Beard returns to Heinz Field

Defensive linemen with Utah ties stole the spotlight among local athletes during Thursday's final day of the NFL preseason. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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BYU Cougars video: Brandon Judd weighs in on Friday's game vs. UConn

Deseret News senior web sports writer Brandon Judd breaks down BYU's upcoming matchup with UConn. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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CBS Sports analyst predicts BYU to Big 12 happens next year if league misses out on playoffs

CBS Sports analyst Gary Danielson predicted on "The Mac Attack" that BYU and Central Florida would be invited to join the Big 12 after this season if the league was left out of the College Football... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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BYU's Carter glad to take road trip, hopes to contribute in opener

For many BYU players, it’s about earning a seat on the plane. Out of the 105 players that participated in fall camp, the Cougar coaching staff brought 70 players here for the season-opener... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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BYU vs. UConn at a glance

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Aug. 28, 2014

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Former BYU linebacker Kyle Van Noy undergoes core muscle surgery

Former BYU linebacker Kyle Van Noy underwent surgery “to repair a core muscle,” the Detroit Lions announced Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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BYU starting cornerbacks Jordan Johnson, Robertson Daniel don't make trip to UConn

BYU officials confirm that Jordan Johnson and Robertson Daniel did not make the trip for Friday night’s game against Connecticut. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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BYU women's tennis releases 2014-2015 schedule

BYU women's tennis released their 2014-2015 schedule featuring five fall tournaments and regular season play beginning in January. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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