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Dick Harmon: New BYU football performance coach Wintrich explains new twists in offseason preparation
BYU's new football performance director Frank Wintrich has shaken things up with the Cougars and explains some elements of what he's trying to do. Read more »
Also, Beware, BYU critics; an ill wind may blow. Read more »
BYU All-American Tyler Haws signed a contract to play professionally in Spain as he continues to workout for NBA teams before the draft. His deal includes an opt-out clause just in case. Read more »
High school football athletes took to the BYU campus to participate in a 7 on 7 tournament and lineman challenge last weekend. Read more »
BYU athletics: Brother and sister Shawn and Heather Olmstead named as men’s and women’s volleyball coaches
BYU director of athletics Tom Holmoe today announced the appointment of Shawn Olmstead as the new men’s volleyball head coach and sister Heather Olmstead as the new women’s volleyball... Read more »
Morning links: Haws reportedly signs with Euro team; an Ainge family affair in Boston; Jazz shouldn't be affected by Finals trend
According to multiple reports, former BYU guard Tyler Haws has signed to play in Spain. Danny and Austin Ainge lead Boston's draft process. Read more »
The Oakland Athletics released BYU alum and veteran outfielder Matt Carson on Saturday, making the 33-year-old outfielder a free agent. Read more »
After four seasons in the NBA, Jimmer Fredette is still looking for the right fit for his style of basketball. Read more »
Most parents struggle to find a balance between the commitments of parenthood with the demands of a career. But the balancing act undertaken by collegiate coaches is both complicated and unique... Read more »
There is a lot of speculation about BYU's upcoming fall football prospects. One thing that's measurable is enthusiasm and results of the work of new director of football performance Frank Wintrich.... Read more »
PROVO — Watch the action live as BYU soccer looks to grab three points in a home matchup against FC Tucson on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The Cougars and FC Tucson played to a 2-2 tie on... Read more »
The Jazz were bummed out that prospect Rondae Hollis-Jefferson was not able to show up and go against Sam Dekker. Read more »
Daniel Summerhays still travels with his family of six on the PGA Tour, although they no longer travel in a motor home. Read more »
Top players and coaches again traveled to Utah this weekend to assist prospective recruits at the annual All Poly camp. Read more »
Last winter, Nate Austin's senior season ended barely before it began. With the NCAA granting him another year of eligibility, the 6-11 post player seems thrilled to live out his dream to play... Read more »
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo among those impressed with how it's run. Read more »
The Jazz only have until next Thursday to come up with a game plan for the June 25 NBA draft. Read more »
A look at how the 1993 NBA draft would have gone based on how each of the players performed during their NBA careers. Read more »
After receiving a medical release from his mission, Emery underwent surgery in Utah that resulted in having two ribs, and scar tissue around his lungs, removed. While it was the right decision,... Read more »
Five years ago, Utah accepted an invitation to join the Pac-12. Would it still have received one if Texas had moved West? Fox Sports talks about why BYU isn't an option for the Pac-12. Read more »
Cougar forward Nate Austin was granted a medical hardship waiver by the West Coast Conference and will bolster the BYU frontcourt in the 2015-16 season. He injured his hamstring prior to the... Read more »
Harrison played for BYU as a freshman before transferring to Clemson because of a scholarship issue. Read more »
Also, Andrei Kirilenko can run, but he can't hide from wife's comments dating to 2006. Read more »
While Harvey Unga's record still stands, there's a good chance Jamaal Williams will take it down in 2015. Read more »
Morning links: Local BYU, Utah target to consider Oregon; Whittingham still on the hot seat; Runnin' Ute on Team USA
Brighton four-star receiver Simi Fehoko looks to be considering Oregon after an unofficial visit over the weekend. CBS Sports says Kyle Whittingham is still on the hot seat. Read more »
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Somerset High School's legendary Texas high school football coach Sonny Detmer continues to put his touch on a third generation. His grandson Koy Detmer Jr. is following in Heisman winner Ty... Read more »
The Seattle Times' story on Jake Heaps offers insight into a confusing and frustrating case of one of the country's top high school quarterbacks and why he never found collegiate success. Read more »
A pair of local Utah news sources reported Monday that BYU's all-time leading scorer will be joining the Cleveland Cavaliers' Summer League team in Las Vegas. Read more »
Morning links: Fox Sports discusses why OU president said he wants the Big 12 to expand; Georgia QB visits BYU
A Fox Sports podcast discussed why University of Oklahoma President David Boren said he wants his conference to expand. A QB prospect from Georgia visits BYU. Read more »
Morning links: New BYU commit's late father factored into decision; more Big 12 talk; reacclimating from a mission
How the late father of BYU's latest verbal commitment factored into his decision, the process of reacclimating missionaries to sports, and more Big 12 talk. Read more »
Former BYU basketball player Brandon Davies found a way for some of his old teammates to help add a unique flavor to his wedding celebration. Read more »
Still a well-connected networker at 87, retired BYU athletic director Glen Tuckett sat down with Deseret News columnist Dick Harmon for a question and answer session about the current state of... Read more »
Cougar basketball coach says he's counting on senior guard to make even more strides as the 6-foot-6 Provo native enters his final season. Read more »
The quarterbacks get the notoriety, the fame and the legendary status, but they have had plenty of help from great tight ends. Until the last few years, the tight end was a huge weapon in the... Read more »
Now, Christian Stewart can put football in the rearview mirror and finally ride off into the sunset after capping his career with a cameo appearance this spring. Read more »
Oklahoma President David Boren let the Big 12 expansion cat back out of the proverbial bag on Wednesday as he said that he wants the conference to expand back to 12 teams. Here we go again. Read more »
The red-hot C.J. Cron came up big for Triple-A Salt Lake on Wednesday. That same night, Jaycob Brugman did the same in Double-A Midland. Read more »
Cougar coach told reporters at his annual football media day that BYU's challenges as an independent are not sustainable in the current college climate. He said BYU can only hope to schedule big... Read more »
Morning links: BYU the best option for Big 12 expansion? ESPN says Jazz looking to trade pick, going after Millsap
University of Oklahoma president David Boren said he thinks the Big 12 should expand and, to many, BYU is the best option. In its latest mock draft, ESPN says the Jazz are hoping to reunite with... Read more »
In late 1963 BYU football fortunes were in turmoil. The promising 1962 season, highlighted by the heroics of All-American running back Eldon Fortie, had been followed by a disastrous 1963 season. Read more »
BYU's all-time leading scorer is waiting for an NBA team to call him on draft night, but if that doesn't happen, with a summer league slot, he'll still be taking a new bride to Europe in August. Read more »
PROVO — As they have rehabbed together the past several months since suffering devastating season-ending injuries last fall, BYU quarterback Taysom Hill and running back Jamaal Williams have... Read more »
The Cougar defense had some atypical performances last season, which makes returning defensive players resolute in turning things around. Read more »
BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe and head coach Bronco Mendenhall covered a wide range of topics during BYU's State of the Program address Wednesday. From scheduling to the health of key players,... Read more »
For the second year in a row, BYU center fielder Gordy Bravo will represent Mexico by playing with the national women's fastpitch softball team this summer in a series of international competitions... Read more »
From the serious to the silly, BYU coaches and players fielded a high volume of questions during the school's football media day on Wednesday. Here's a look at 10 memorable quotes and reactions. Read more »
BYU women’s volleyball head coach Heather Olmstead released the 2015 schedule, which includes matchups with seven 2014 NCAA tournament teams, Friday. Read more »
While the Jimmer Jam Camp is primarily a basketball camp, its focus on helping families through anti-bullying programs makes it unique. Read more »
PROVO — Today the BYU football administrators, players and coaches will look at the past, present and future of the football program. And the Deseret News is there to cover it all day.... Read more »
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