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BYU deals with tough overtime losses at Maui Invitational

Three overtimes, two losses, one win over a Division II opponent and a sixth-place finish.

BYU basketball: Eaton leads Cougars past Seasiders for third-straight victory

Lexi Eaton led BYU women's basketball to a 73-52 win against BYU-Hawaii on Thursday at the Cannon Event Center. Read more »

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BYU football: Cougar defense confident it can limit Cal

The task is a difficult one, but improved play in the secondary, and a resurgent pass rush, has players confident going against Cal's prolific offensive attack. Read more »

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Purdue's pair of 7-footers draw plenty of fouls against BYU

Purdue posed a big challenge for BYU Wednesday at the Maui Invitational — its pair of 7-footers. The Boilermakers’ 7-foot A.J. Hammons and 7-2 freshman Isaac Haas gave the Cougar big... Read more »

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BYU basketball: Morrison propels BYU over Butler to begin invitational

Makenzi Morrison led BYU women's basketball to an 81-62 win against Butler on Wednesday to begin play in the Tom Weston Invitational. Read more »

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Cougars fall short again in 87-85 loss to Purdue in Maui Invitational

With the final seconds ticking off the clock, and the game tied at 81, BYU put the ball in the hands of the man they wanted to take the potential game-winner against Purdue — star guard Tyler... Read more »

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Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking the start of the college hoops season, Jazz basketball and Utah-Colorado rivalry

Jay and Carter break down the start of the college basketball season for BYU and Utah, as well as the rest of the state, plus more. Read more »

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BYU football: After initial struggles, De'Ondre Wesley ultimately thrived at BYU

For senior offensive lineman De'Ondre Wesley, getting through the first months at BYU was a huge challenge but ultimately proved rewarding. Read more »

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NFL playoff picture: Can the Lions, with Ansah and Van Noy, recover from their recent slide?

Thanksgiving day football is on the doorstep, and with it brings a heightened awareness of the NFL playoff push. Read more »

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BYU volleyball: Hamson and No. 12 BYU storm past LMU to end regular season

Jennifer Hamson led No. 12 BYU women's volleyball to a four-set (30-28, 25-12, 23-25, 25-21) victory over Loyola Marymount on Tuesday night at Gersten Pavilion to close out the regular season. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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BYU guard Kyle Collinsworth playing like himself again in Maui Invitational

One of the bright spots for BYU in the Maui Invitational has been the play of junior guard Kyle Collinsworth. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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BYU senior Paul Lasike thriving in new role as primary ball carrier

Paul Lasike's transition from rugby to football has been difficult at times, but ultimately rewarding as it draws to a close. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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Red and Blue Recruits: BYU's new commit gets top play on Sportscenter

On Nov. 16, BYU received a commitment from dual-threat quarterback Beau Hoge. The next Friday he was making Sportscenter. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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Records fall as BYU, Chase Fischer shoot past Chaminade at Maui Invitational

LAHAINA, Hawaii — Coming off a heartbreaking double-overtime loss against No. 15 San Diego State some 14 hours earlier in the Maui Invitational, BYU drowned its sorrows Tuesday afternoon by... Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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BYU basketball instant analysis: There are positives to be found in the 2OT loss to the Aztecs

A look at what happened in the BYU loss to the San Diego State Aztecs and what we learned from the Cougars' performance. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall wants freshmen to be in program 1 semester before LDS missions

Balancing football with mission service for the LDS Church can be a tricky prospect for both BYU players and coaches. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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Haws, Collinsworth shine, but SDSU downs BYU in double-overtime thriller, 92-87

LAHAINA, Hawaii — In a game reminiscent of past battles between the former Mountain West Conference rivals, No. 15 San Diego State outlasted BYU Monday night, 92-87, in a double overtime... Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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Off the court, BYU winning at Maui Invitational

Before taking on No. 15 San Diego State Monday night, BYU skunked San Diego State in the cornhole bean bag toss by the score of 21-3 during Saturday night festivities at the Maui Invitational. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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Dick Harmon: BYU's Jay Omer ends long career after building athletes from coast to coast

Whether it be at Auburn, Georgia Tech or BYU, Jay Omer's 43 years brought him plenty of opportunities to develop athletes on and off the field. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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Rock On: Bronco misses the mark, Utes given the cold shoulder

Also, Utes get a cold greeting by Arizona. Very, very cold. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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K-State beats Purdue 88-79 in Maui

Marcus Foster scored 24 points and Kansas State held on to beat Purdue 88-79 after blowing most of a big early lead Monday in the opening game of the Maui Invitational. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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BYU volleyball: No. 12 BYU faces LMU on the road in regular-season finale

No. 12 BYU women’s volleyball stays on the road this week for its final regular-season matchup against Loyola Marymount. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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Brady Poppinga: My older brother was my greatest rival

Growing up I was extremely competitive to a fault. The majority of my one-on-one competitions against my older brother would end early and usually end in a fight. He and I growing up never finished... Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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Local flavor in the NBA: Lillard continues to dominate; Jimmer gets back on the floor

A look at how the five NBA players from Utah schools have played so far during the 2014-15 season. Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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Looking behind, ahead at BYU's, Utah's and Utah State's schedules

Looking back and ahead of BYU, Utah and Utah State's schedules heading into the final week of the regular season. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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BYU looking to make a big splash at Maui Invitational

For BYU guard Tyler Haws, playing in the Maui Invitational — famous for sun, surf and hoops — is both an honor and an opportunity. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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