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Tyler Haws vows BYU will turn it around as Cougars return home this week

Midway through the WCC schedule, BYU senior guard Tyler Haws says his team is at a crossroads.

BYU makes clear there are 3 exceptions to beard ban

Muslims studying at Brigham Young University are pleased that they will be allowed to have beards after the school clarified exceptions to the ban on facial hair for men. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Discussing football recruiting in Utah

In this week's edition of the Deseret News sports podcast, DeseretNews.com writer Ryan Miller joins fellow writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans to talk college football recruiting. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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BYU football: Cougars close to wrapping up 2015 signing class

BYU recruiting coordinator Geoff Martzen gave a preview of what fans can expect to appear on this year's football signing class, which will officially come together on Feb. 4. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Most popular sports teams in Utah? Utes football and the Jazz, Dan Jones poll reveals

Who are the most popular sports teams in the Beehive State? If you said University of Utah football or the Utah Jazz, give yourself a gold star. Those two teams topped a recent poll conducted by... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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BYU men's volleyball: Cougars clash with UCSB on the road

No. 4 BYU men’s volleyball hits the road this week for a pair of conference matches against No. 8 UC Santa Barbara. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Morning links: Home stretch of recruiting begins with a busy weekend for BYU, Utah, Utah State

BYU, Utah and Utah State all gain new commits, while the Cougars and Utes also have players decommit. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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BYU men's tennis team falls to No. 62 Tulane

Freshman Shane Monroe continued his hot start to the season Monday, but BYU came up just short against No. 62 Tulane at the Pepsi City Park Tennis Center in New Orleans. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Dick Harmon: BYU football enlisting missionary prospects at a record rate

At least 16 football players who just finished or will soon conclude missionary service for the LDS faith will be counted upon to fill BYU's 2015 roster. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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BYU guard Chase Fischer on fire from 3-point range

BYU’s Chase Fischer has been lighting it up from 3-point range during the Cougars' recent WCC games. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Concerns about Anson Winder’s knee continue as BYU gets some rest this week

On the one hand, BYU is glad to have Thursday off this week so it can get healed up before visiting San Diego. On the other hand, the layoff means the Cougars have a full week to contemplate their... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Best of the West: Arizona makes a big statement in rebound week

In blasting a Top 10 team like Utah and doing so in convincing fashion, Arizona reminded the nation it is not a team to be taken lightly. However, the Wildcats aren't alone in sending messages. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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BYU basketball analysis: Cougars couldn't find Waldow in loss to Gaels

A look at how the Cougars performed in their road loss to the Saint Mary's Gaels on Saturday night. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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BYU tight end Devin Mahina leads locals in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

Devin Mahina had two catches for 20 yards as two Cougars and two Utes played in Saturday's NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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BYU's road win streak ends in tough loss at Saint Mary's

BYU saw its nation-leading seven-game road win streak come to an end Saturday night at McKeon Pavilion — right where it began last February. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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BYU volleyball team wraps up big weekend with another win over No. 4 UCLA

The Cougars were in top form with two dominating wins over the No. 4-ranked Bruins at home in consecutive nights. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Injury-riddled BYU grateful for its depth

When BYU began practicing last fall, it had a huge roster featuring 17 players. As it turned out, that depth’s been a great thing for the Cougars, who have been snakebitten by a variety of... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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BYU track: men's jumpers, women's distance runners shine at Boise State

BYU dominated jumping events on the men's side and showed off its women's distance runners as the Cougars competed in the Ed Jacoby Indoor Invitational this weekend. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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BYU women's basketball: Gaels slip past Cougars, 61-51

Despite a double-double by Morgan Bailey and a halftime lead, BYU women’s basketball could not hold on against Saint Mary’s, falling 61-51 on Saturday afternoon at the Marriott Center. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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BYU volleyball: Cougars upset No. 4 Bruins in home opener

Kiril Meretev finishes with a career-high 10 kills in sweep over No. 4 UCLA on Friday night. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Dick Harmon: BYU guard Kyle Collinsworth finds himself in rarefied statistical air

Cougar junior Kyle Collinsworth is on track to own the NCAA's record for most triple-doubles in a season, a remarkable accomplishment for a player that had ACL surgery less than 12 months ago. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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BYU announces four transfers will join team for spring football practices

Two transfers from Washington State, as well as one each from New Mexico State and Snow College, will join the Cougars for spring practice. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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BYU proving to be road warriors, but road win streak to be tested at Saint Mary's

With a 93-80 victory Thursday at Pacific, BYU extended its true road win streak to seven games — the longest in the nation. That streak began last February with a dramatic victory at Saint... Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Poppinga: Competition is the fuel to a championship team

One common denominator among the teams still standing is they are the best teams for a reason. These teams are a byproduct of a culture of extreme internal competition, like what I experienced in... Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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BYU hires Wintrich as strength and conditioning coach

Frank Wintrich was most recently at the University of North Texas as the director of football performance. He has worked with six different programs in 12 years of experience. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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BYU basketball analysis: The Cougars shoot their way to another win

Analyzing how the Cougars played in their road win over Pacific on Thursday night. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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