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BYU's Ty Detmer discusses prayer, conversion at Sandy Institute forum

The Cougars new offensive coordinator spoke to a large crowd gathered Wednesday night at the Sandy Institute of Religion

BYU softball: Bell blasts Pacific in doubleheader sweep

Lauren Bell’s five RBIs in two games, including a game-winning home run, led BYU softball to 5-3 and 5-4 wins over Pacific in a doubleheader on Friday. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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BYU's Kaufusi, selected in 3rd round of NFL draft, says Baltimore is 'great fit' (+video)

To BYU defensive end Bronson Kaufusi, he’s a perfect fit with the Baltimore Ravens. Kaufusi became the first local player selected in the 2016 National Football League draft Friday night when... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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BYU tennis: Tigers outlast Cougars in WCC tournament semifinal

No. 60 BYU men’s tennis fell 4-3 to No. 61 Pepperdine in the West Coast Conference tournament semifinal on Friday at the Biszantz Tennis Center. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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BYU to test Am. Fork soil as part of environmental study

American Fork has announced it is participating in a scientific environmental study being conducted by researchers at BYU. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Guest commentary: BYU football and basketball offered big deficits and scoring streaks in 2015-16

The 2015 BYU football season and the 2015-16 basketball season certainly had their ups and downs, but the spate of Cougar scoring streaks provided some of the most exciting highlights ever... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Morning links: Which local prospects could get taken in NFL draft on Friday? Enes Kanter loving OKC

Will Kyler Fackrell and Bronson Kaufusi be the only Beehive State players selected on the second day of the NFL draft? Former Jazzman is enjoying his time with the Thunder; NFL launches Newborn Fan... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Ranking the 38 Utah ties selected in the NFL draft's 3rd round

Since the first NFL draft in 1936, 38 players with Utah ties have been taken in the third round. Here's how they stack up against each other. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Booker, other locals could get NFL draft calls on Friday

BYU's Bronson Kaufusi, Utah State's Kyler Fackrell and Southern Utah's Miles Killebrew join Utah running back as players who may be taken on day two. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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BYU men's volleyball: Underwood and others play key roles behind the scenes

Most of BYU's seniors aren't seeing much playing time this season, but that shouldn't suggest that each of their roles hasn't been vital or greatly appreciated. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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BYU baseball: No. 30 BYU wins 11-2 over Gonzaga in series opener

No. 30 BYU baseball cruised to an 11-2 win over the Gonzaga Bulldogs behind productive bats and the arm of junior righthander Michael Rucker on Thursday night at Miller Park. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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BYU tennis: Poulsen fights hard in Cougars' WCC tournament loss

Despite wins in doubles and singles by senior Nicolette Poulsen, BYU women’s tennis fell 4-3 to Santa Clara in the first round of the West Coast Conference tournament on Thursday. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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How to watch the NFL Draft on Thursday, Friday and Saturday

With 14 players with local ties in the draft mix and with plenty of intrigue — two team have already made trades to move up or down — the 2016 edition of the NFL draft looks to be a fun... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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The BYU international basketball tracker: How former Cougars are performing around the globe

A look at how the former Cougar basketball players have been performing on the hardwood around the world this season. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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BYU tennis: Jones, Miclat and Poulsen earn All-WCC honors

The West Coast Conference announced that Mayci Jones, Toby Miclat and Nicolette Poulsen of BYU women's tennis earned All-Conference honors Wednesday. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU tennis: Cullimore, Goryachkov and Monroe receive All-WCC honors

The West Cost Conference announced BYU men’s tennis players Keaton Cullimore, Andrey Goryachkov and Shane Monroe earned All-Conference honors as voted on by league coaches. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Dick Harmon: So, another Kaufusi goes hybrid with hoops and gridiron? Let it rip

It isn't that Corbin Kaufusi has decided to give football a try, it's that the BYU football coach pestered him to give it a try. Everyone is a winner with this Kaufusi's decision to play both... Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU track: BYU travels to oldest and largest track meet in the U.S. this weekend

Athletes are preparing to descend upon Philadelphia to participate in the oldest and largest track and field competition in the United States this Thursday through Saturday at the Penn Relays. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Several local prospects hoping to hear names called in NFL Draft

In this week's episode, DeseretNews.com writers Carter Williams and Brandon Judd discuss the NFL Draft, which opens Thursday night in Chicago. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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2016 NFL draft: Local players who might hear their names this weekend

There is a larger-than-usual number of players in the mix to be drafted (six Utah Utes, three SUU Thunderbirds, three Utah State Aggies and two BYU Cougars) and there is a large spread of where... Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU football announces full spring fireside schedule

Team will hold seven firesides around the country in May and June, and alumni will be featured at events during the season Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU volleyball's Shawn Olmstead named MPSF Coach of the Year

In his first year leading the Cougars, Olmstead has led the team to the top seed in next week's NCAA Tournament. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU basketball: Cougars to play USC Dec. 3 at Staples Center in Los Angeles

Contest against Trojans is part of four-team Hoophall LA event put on by the Basketball Hall of Fame and will also feature Gonzaga and Arizona. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Morning links: BYU's Eric Mika returns from mission, reunites with Nick Emery, TJ Haws; Star Lotulelei's team option exercised

Cougars big man appears in photo with teammates; former Ute to remain with Carolina Panthers through the 2017 season; ex-Ute Eric Rowe featured by Vice Read more »

April 27, 2016

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BYU baseball: game at Utah Valley postponed to May 10 due to rain

The April 26 scheduled BYU baseball game at Utah Valley University has been postponed to May 10, due to rain. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU tennis: Cougars face Broncos in first round of WCC tournament

After finishing fifth in the West Coast Conference, BYU women’s tennis heads to Claremont, California, for the WCC tournament Wednesday through Saturday. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU tennis: No. 60 Cougars head to WCC Tournament

No. 60 BYU men’s tennis heads to Claremont, California, this week to compete in the West Coast Conference tournament Wednesday through Saturday. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU's Houk could get opportunity in the NFL as a flex tight end

Terenn Houk could be a late-round selection. Though he was listed as a receiver when he played in the Cougars’ spread offense, Houk has drawn considerable attention from NFL teams as a flex... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Morning links: Former Ute Jason Washburn wins Finals MVP in Europe; ex-Cougar Brandon Davies meets Y. soccer team in Italy

Big man takes home honor after leading team to Balkan International Basketball League championship; former BYU star poses for photo with Greg Wrubell; Trey Lyles is good at mini golf Read more »

April 26, 2016

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In Triple-A for first time since 2006, one-time BYU pitcher Guthrie hopes for another major league chance

Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie is in unfamiliar territory after spending nine straight seasons in the majors. Now he's doing whatever he can to get back there and maybe reach a major milestone too. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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BYU's Kaufusi an intriguing NFL prospect for what he offers on — and off — the field

It’s no wonder that former BYU defensive end Bronson Kaufusi is an intriguing prospect heading into this week’s National Football League draft. As for his measurables, at 6-foot-6, 285... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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BYU softball: Bull and Thompson sweep WCC weekly awards

After leading BYU softball to a series sweep of Saint Mary’s during the weekend, McKenna Bull and Ashley Thompson swept the conference weekly awards, winning West Coast Conference Pitcher and... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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BYU swim: looking back on the 2015-2016 swim and dive season

BYU men’s swim and dive won the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championship for a third year in a row, while the women’s team finished strongly in fourth place. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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BYU baseball: No. 30 Cougars play at UVU prior to hosting Gonzaga

After stumbling against No. 25 Creighton, No. 30 BYU baseball hopes to regain its balance at Utah Valley University on Tuesday night prior to hosting Gonzaga. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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BYU volleyball: women's team travels to China for spring competition

BYU women's volleyball travels to China next month to compete against several international teams, head coach Heather Olmstead announced Monday. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Morning links: NFL Draft prospect news roundup for former BYU, USU, Utah and SUU players

A number of 2016 NFL Draft prospects who played collegiately at Beehive state schools have been noted over the past few days as the draft draws near Read more »

April 25, 2016

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BYU volleyball: Cougars earn No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament, bye into national semifinals

BYU learned Sunday morning that it will be the No. 1 seed in this year's NCAA volleyball tournament and has earned a bye to the semifinals. The Cougars will face the winner of Long Beach State and... Read more »

April 24, 2016

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BYU lacrosse finishes 2016 regular season with wins over Utah Valley, Utah

The Cougars edged Utah Valley on Thursday, and then blew out Utah on Saturday. BYU faces Colorado State in the first round of the RMLC tournament next weekend. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU rugby rolls past Arkansas State into the Varsity Cup semifinals

The Cougars will be facing fellow rugby power Cal on May 7 at South Field. Cal narrowly defeated Central Washington 14-13 in the other semifinal. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU men's volleyball: Smith Fieldhouse spurs the Cougars on to MPSF championship

BYU's Smith Fieldhouse has always provided a great environment for the Cougars to play in, but Saturday's crowd took it to a whole new level. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU baseball: No. 20 Cougars fall in twin bill to No. 25 Creighton

Following a series-opening win, No. 20 BYU baseball dropped a doubleheader against No. 25 Creighton on Saturday afternoon at Miller Park. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU men's volleyball: Cougars close out Bruins, MPSF tournament championship in 4 sets

A lull in the third set gave way to inspiring fourth-set play for the Cougars in closing out the Bruins and earning an MPSF conference tournament championship. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU softball: Bull's record-breaking game completes series sweep of Saint Mary's

In McKenna Bull’s ninth shutout of the season, BYU softball defeated the Saint Mary’s Gaels by a score of 1-0 to win the third of three West Coast Conferences games between the two... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU tennis: No. 54 Cougars fall on the road to No. 70 Pacific

In the final match of the regular season, BYU men's tennis fell 4-0 to Pacific on Saturday at the Eve Zimmerman Tennis Center. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU tennis: Cougars sweep Pacific to gain WCC berth

Senior Nicolette Poulsen and junior Savannah Ware led the BYU women's tennis team in a 4-0 victory over Pacific on Saturday's senior day match. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU receives commitment from Georgia TE/DE Tanner Baker

Baker becomes the third player to commit to the Cougars for the 2017 class and the second tight end Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU softball: Thompson's perfect day leads Cougs to sweep Gaels in doubleheader

Ashley Thompson's three home runs on 7-for-7 hitting sparked BYU's doubleheader sweep (7-0, 13-2) Friday night at Gail Miller Field. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU baseball: Rucker leads No. 20 BYU in 13-4 win over No. 25 Creighton

Junior righthander Michael Rucker kept No. 25 Creighton Bluejays flightless as No. 20 BYU cruised to a 13-4 win Friday night at Miller Park. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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BYU golf: Roberts and three players receive All-WCC honors

BYU women's golf team received All-WCC honor awards Thursday. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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BYU tennis: WCC success continues as Cougars sweep Gaels

With the regular season winding down, BYU men's tennis added another West Coast Conference victory with a 4-0 win at Saint Mary's on Friday. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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