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BYU football: Mental strength coach helping Cougars

BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall is taking advantage of as many resources as possible to help his football program.

Brad Rock: BYU, Utah players take blame like grownups

The first rule is keep the team rules; the second is to be upfront when you don't. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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BYU camp report: Taysom Hill throws a pair of long touchdowns

BYU quarterback Taysom Hill throws a pair of long touchdown passes to Mitch Mathews and Devon Blackmon. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Reports: Former BYU star Brett Keisel agrees to re-sign with Steelers after declining invite from Cardinals

Former BYU defensive end Brett Keisel ended a busy day by going back to the NFL team he's always called home: the Pittsburgh Steelers. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Hawaii AD: 'There is a very real possibility of football going away'

University of Hawaii athletic director Ben Jay told members of the school's board of regents on Monday that financial concerns could jeopardize the future of athletics at Hawaii. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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BYU basketball: WCC releases 2014-15 women’s basketball schedule

The West Coast Conference released the 2014-15 women’s basketball schedule Tuesday with teams opening up league action the last week of December. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Offensive line play will determine how many games BYU wins this fall

More than anything else, the play of BYU's offensive line will determine how successful the Cougars are this fall. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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BYU basketball: Cougar women win first game in Spain

In the first of four games in Spain, the BYU women’s basketball team picked up a thrilling 94-93 win over Club Baloncesto Torrelodones, a coed team. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Rock On: BYU soccer star gone, not forgotten

Also, Kyle Whittingham searches high and low to find talent for the Utes. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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BYU football: Senior Craig Bills anchors Cougar secondary

With 18 career starts under his belt, senior safety Craig Bills anchors the BYU secondary. Bills is, undoubtedly, the leader of the Cougar defensive backfield, his teammates say. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Guest commentary: It’s OK if BYU fans want to pay for a church football team

As long as my tithing money isn’t paying for it, I think the church can do whatever it pleases with the football team. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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NFL locals photo gallery: Star Lotulelei sacks Alex Smith

Two former Utah standouts faced each other Sunday, and late in the second quarter of the game, Carolina's Star Lotulelei sacked Kansas City's Alex Smith to help stop a promising drive. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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BYU to open 2014-15 WCC basketball schedule with Gonzaga

The West Coast Conference released its 2014-15 basketball schedule Monday, revealing that BYU will tip off league play against perennial power Gonzaga in Provo. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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BYU volleyball: Cougars kick off season with Blue/White match

BYU women’s volleyball begins the 2014 season with its annual Blue/White match Saturday at the Smith Fieldhouse. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: BYU alums Taylor Cole, Jaycob Brugman leading their minor league teams as playoffs loom

BYU alums Taylor Cole and Jaycob Brugman had big weeks in helping their respective clubs reach the playoffs, while a former Olympian with Utah ties received his first minor league promotion. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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BYU's Ross Apo hoping to stay healthy, contribute to offense

BYU wide receiver Ross Apo hopes to stay healthy and contribute to the Cougars' offense in his senior season. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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College football: BYU, Utah State receive votes in preseason AP Top 25 poll; Florida State No. 1

The Cougars received eight votes while the Aggies received a single vote in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 college football poll released Sunday. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2014

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BYU soccer: Cougars top alumni, 7-2

Elena Medeiros and Ashley Hatch scored two goals apiece to lead BYU women’s soccer to a 7-2 victory over a team comprised of BYU alumni at South Field on Saturday night. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Unfinished business: Former BYU standout Dennis Pitta eager to get back on the field for the Ravens

Baltimore Ravens standout credits former BYU coach Mike Empey for helping him make transition to tight end. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Dick Harmon: BYU's D-line deeper than last year, but will it be better?

If Bronco Mendenhall and defensive coordinator Nick Howell hope to match last year's playmaking on defense, a key element is the front seven and more specifically the development of the three... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Patience paying off for BYU cornerback Trent Trammell

BYU junior cornerback Trent Trammell is raring to go after suffering a season-ending knee injury last year. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Former Cougar Harvey Unga signs with Jacksonville Jaguars

Harvey Unga is back on an NFL roster as the Jacksonville Jaguars announced they've signed BYU's all-time leading rusher. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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BYU's offense 'too sloppy' in scrimmage

BYU’s offense wasn’t quite ready for prime time during Friday night’s scrimmage in front of several thousand fans at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Sports BLT: BYU fans share their favorite moments at public scrimmage

BYU fans had more stories to share as more that 10,000 of them came out to watch the team hold a scrimmage on Friday night at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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BYU football notebook: Defense punches back in 2nd scrimmage

The defense wasn't happy with its performance the first time out scrimmaging at LaVell Edwards Stadium and responded with a solid all-around performance during the second scrimmage Friday. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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