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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.

BYU Media Day: The Cougars are happy with independence, but are ready to join a Power 5 conference

While BYU didn't release any breaking news per se during Monday's state of the program portion of Media Day, athletic director Tom Holmoe and the head football coach made a lot of illuminating... Read more »

June 23, 2014

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Up-to-the-minute coverage of the 2014 BYU Football Media Day

PROVO — Today is BYU Football Media Day, which marks the unofficial start to the 2014 college football season. And we have you covered. Deseret News columnists Dick Harmon and Brad Rock... Read more »

June 23, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Here's a primer for BYU football media day Monday

During the lazy days of summer, Monday's BYU football media day kicks off college football's initial trough of information for the upcoming 2014 season. Read more »

June 23, 2014

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Utahns in baseball: Former Ute slugger C.J. Cron could see more playing time in the majors

Former Utah slugger C.J. Cron has homered in three straight games and might be headed for extended playing time with the Los Angeles Angels after the Angels granted struggling designated hitter... Read more »

June 22, 2014

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BYU golfer Rodgers wins Art City Amateur

Jordan Rodgers came from two shots back to overtake Darrin Overson on the back-nine and win the Sonny Braun Art City Amateur on Sunday. Read more »

June 22, 2014

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Pine View QB Kody Wilstead on committing to BYU: 'It feels really good to know where I'm going in my future'

Pine View quarterback Kody Wilstead announced his commitment to BYU on Saturday. Read more »

June 22, 2014

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Former BYU pitcher Taylor Cole hopes baseball will take him back to where he served an LDS mission

By the end of 2010, Taylor Cole was finishing up his missionary call with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Toronto. Now the 6-foot-1 right-handed pitcher is in Single-A Dunedin,... Read more »

June 22, 2014

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All Poly Camp: This was the place for football

All Poly Camp brought several of college football's top coaches to town, making Davis County a hub of action over the past three days. Read more »

June 21, 2014

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Doug Robinson: And now for Jennifer Hamson's next act ...

BYU's 6-foot-6 1/2 Jennifer Hamson is ready to return to volleyball after focusing on basketball for a year and putting the WNBA on hold Read more »

June 20, 2014

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Former BYU quarterback Max Hall cut by Winnipeg Blue Bombers

The former BYU quarterback started nine games last season for the CFL's Blue Bombers, but he won't be on the regular season-opening roster. Read more »

June 20, 2014

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BYU volleyball: Neilson named associate head coach for men's volleyball

BYU men’s volleyball coach Rob Neilson was named associate head coach, the program announced Thursday. Read more »

June 20, 2014

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Lone Peak's Frank Jackson puts up 40 points, but Utah Reign lose in Dubai tournament semifinals

Lone Peak shooting guard Frank Jackson had the highest scoring output of any player during the semifinals of the MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament in Dubai on Friday. It wasn't... Read more »

June 20, 2014

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Jim McMahon honored for work to make sports safer

Jim McMahon got another rousing ovation in Chicago. The "Punky QB" who once helped the Bears win a championship heard the cheers as he was honored Wednesday by the Sports Legacy Institute... Read more »

June 19, 2014

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Lone Peak's Frank Jackson scores 50 points in win at MPAC Dubai tournament

Junior-to-be Frank Jackson led the AAU team Utah Reign to a 101-97 victory over the MPAC International All-Stars on Wednesday. Read more »

June 19, 2014

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New book looks at Kyle Van Noy's legacy on and off the field, part 1

It was the greatest defensive performance in a game by an individual in BYU history. ... It was Van Noy's rite of passage from being a Cougar great to a Cougar legend. Read more »

June 19, 2014

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Peavler: Does a scheduling agreement with the Big 12 make sense for BYU?

BYU and the Big 12 are still a hot topic as the college football offseason rolls on. Read more »

June 18, 2014

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BYU baseball: the Cougars experienced a season of ups and downs

A season summary for the 2014 BYU baseball team, including highlights like Kolton Mahoney's no-hitter at Nicholls State and other victories. Read more »

June 18, 2014

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BYU-Texas football matchup named one of top nonconference contests in 2014

Athlon Sports and Fox Sports recently ranked the BYU-Texas game on Sept. 6 as one of the top nonconference games to watch this season. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Former BYU, Chicago Bears QB Jim McMahon opens up about dementia

At his darkest moments a few years ago, when the pain in his head was just about too much to bear, former Chicago Bears quarterback Jim McMahon thought about killing himself. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Remembering actual Jake Heaps highlights isn't tough at all

Former BYU and Kansas quarterback Jake Heaps will finish his college career at the University of Miami in a one-year agreement. He's a class kid who has left plenty of good memories for those who... Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Utah Sports Ruckus: Bronco and BYU get the ball rolling

BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall hit a public relations home run a couple weeks ago when he told Brian Davis of the Austin American-Statesman: “We would love to be in the Big 12." Consider it a... Read more »

June 17, 2014

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Many feel this year's in-state football recruiting class could be Utah's best ever

Led by two national top 100 recruits, this year's in-state prep football talent has caught the notice of most national recruiting experts. Read more »

June 17, 2014

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