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For BYU, it's not about opponent — it's about the seniors, improvement

Taking on a winless FCS opponent in the home finale ó on Senior Day ó isnít the ideal situation for BYU.

NCAA tournament returns to Salt Lake City in 2017

NCAA tournament officials gave Salt Lake City some good news Monday: The city is set to host the men’s basketball tourney again. EnergySolutions Arena will host first weekend duties in 2017. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Rock On: Space travel with Jose Canseco

Also, a ready scapegoat for Rock On's math failures and more. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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BYU volleyball: No. 12 BYU hits the road to take on Portland and Gonzaga

No. 12 BYU women’s volleyball hits the road again this week to take on Portland and Gonzaga. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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BYU cross-country: Harrison and Jube punch tickets to NCAA Championships

Andrea Nelson Harrison and Carrie Jube placed fourth and fifth at the Mountain Region Championships, respectively, and qualified to compete at the NCAA Championships next weekend. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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BYU volleyball: Boswell takes WCC Player of the Week honors

Sophomore middle blocker Amy Boswell was named West Coast Conference Player of the Week, the league announced Monday, after leading No. 12 BYU women’s volleyball to a win over San Diego. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Outwardly lobbying Big 12 by Mendenhall is right on track

There is little debate BYU's future football fortunes as an independent are limited and subject to scheduling whims. With announcement of a future SEC foe in Missouri, Mendenhall was right in... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Bronson Kaufusi thriving in his new role after incurring some initial struggles

BYU's Bronson Kaufusi is coming off his best game of the year last week against UNLV after coaches made some adjustments with how he's played within the defensive system. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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BYU's senior class exemplifies resiliency through 'unique' challenges, Mendenhall says

During his BYU football career, Michael Alisa has seen, and experienced, a little bit of everything. He started out as a linebacker in 2008 back in the days when the Cougars were members of the... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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BYU golf: Cougars announce recruits for 2015-16 season

The BYU women’s golf team announced that Rose Huang from Honolulu, Hawai’i, and Mallory Muehbauer from San Diego, California, have signed a national letter of intent to play golf for BYU for the 2015-16 season. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Brady Poppinga: From an early age I dreamed of playing football for BYU

In this an excerpt taken from my book "True Spirit of Competition" I tell a story of a kid who dreamed of being a BYU football player from a very young age. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Ranking the worst teams to play BYU in the Bronco Mendenhall era

A look at the worst teams that the Cougars have had to play since Bronco Mendenall got the Head Coaching job in 2005. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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

A look at how BYU's opponents fared over the weekend. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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BYU to welcome FCS team Savannah State for home finale

Now that BYU is bowl-eligible after a 42-23 win over UNLV last Saturday, the Cougars turn their attention to Senior Day, their home finale, and a game against, um, winless Savannah State. Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Sunday morning quarterback: Stars and stats from the BYU win over UNLV

A look at who performed well for the Cougars over the UNLV Rebels and what BYU has to look forward to in its next game. Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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BYU football report card: Stewart and the BYU offense leads the Cougars to victory over UNLV

Quarterback Christian Stewart led the Cougars to the 42-23 victory with three touchdown passes and zero interceptions. Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Paul Lasike scores 3 key touchdowns in BYU's win

Running back Paul Lasike contributed perhaps the best performance of his career, rushing for 70 yards on eight carries while providing a much needed boost for a lagging ground attack. Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU notebook: Cougars' defense gives up big plays but keeps UNLV in check

After going through a stretch that saw BYU allow 30-plus points in five consecutive contests, it held Middle Tennessee to seven points, and, on Saturday night at LaVell Edwards Stadium, it held... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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Video: The scene before BYU's victory over UNLV

Go behind the scenes with DesNews Sports’ one-man camera crew to take in the pregame scene as Christian Stewart tries to lead the Cougars to his first home win against the Rebels of UNLV.... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Every player on BYU's roster will continue bowl tradition of 10 straight

The season has been a disappointment and filled with injuries and losses, but with a win over UNLV Saturday, the Cougars became bowl eligible for the 10th straight year, and that is no easy feat,... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU gets bowl-eligible with 42-23 win over UNLV on cold night in Provo

PROVO — It took BYU much longer than expected to become bowl-eligible this season, but it finally happened on a frigid mid-November Saturday night at LaVell Edwards Stadium. And it took... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU women's soccer team knocked out of the NCAA tournament by Colorado

For the second straight season, the No. 15 BYU women's soccer team was eliminated from the NCAA tournament by Colorado, losing 2-0 on Saturday at Prentup Field. Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU swim: Cougar swimmers fall short against defending conference champion UC Davis

The BYU women’s swim and dive team fell short against defending Mountain Pacific Sports Federation champion UC Davis, 149-140, in a dual meet Saturday. Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU holds off hot-shooting Long Beach State in opener, 95-90

In BYU’s season-opening 95-90 victory over Long Beach State Friday night before a crowd of 16,778 at the Marriott Center, Skyler Halford came up big off the bench, scoring 18 points and... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU-UNLV game day primer

The Cougars return home to face former Mountain West Conference foe UNLV. Read more »

Nov. 15, 2014

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BYU basketball: Morgan Bailey's 25 points weren't enough as Cougars lose to Jackrabbits

Despite a 25-point effort from Morgan Bailey, BYU women’s basketball could not keep pace with South Dakota State and dropped the opener on the road, 75-65. Read more »

Nov. 14, 2014

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