AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco called BYU a "power team" during the league's football media day on Tuesday.
Mashing together the MLB All-Star break and the ESPYs, here's the best of the best of the first half of baseball from baseball players with ties to the state of Utah. Read more »
Since his retirement from the NFL, former BYU star cornerback Tim McTyer has been keeping busy in a variety of pursuits. Read more »
Candlestick Park was given its sendoff by the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday, and near the end of the final game in its storied history — a flag football game pitting past NFL stars —... Read more »
Four BYU men's tennis players were named ITA Scholar-Athletes on Thursday, acknowledging success on the court and in the classroom. Read more »
The highest-profile athletes are also the most eager to speak in public. Read more »
Utahns in baseball: Mariners designate John Buck for assignment; Ex-Ute Tyler Wagner's scoreless streak snapped
Taylorsville High product John Buck was designated for assignment on Monday, while former Ute Tyler Wagner's 27-inning scoreless streak was snapped in a busy week for Utahns in baseball. Read more »
BYU tight end Devin Mahina is hoping to make his mark on the Cougars' program in his final season on the field. Read more »
BYU football players say they love being able to travel all across the country to face schools as an independent. Read more »
Here's a look at the local players who will be playing for teams at the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, as well as the two players who've participated in the Orlando Summer League. Read more »
Former BYU basketball star Brandon Davies told Comcast Sportsnet Philly he is looking to improve his offensive game as he heads into NBA Summer League play with the Philadelphia 76ers. Read more »
Perhaps no college football program in the country has a more intriguing position than independent BYU. Read more »
Jimmer Fredette talked to nearly 300 young people about being proactive about battling bullying before taking questions that ranged from his favorite NBA player (former BYU teammate Brandon Davies)... Read more »
BYU standout and NBA free agent Jimmer Fredette returned to Provo this week for the fourth annual Jimmerosity Basketball Camp. Read more »
Media day last month provided a glimpse of several players who could be making big leaps in production this coming year. Brandon Gurney lists 10 such players fans should keep an eye on leading up... Read more »
Riley Burt is a 6-foot-2, 195-pound athlete who is a natural fit for BYU, according to his high school coach, Robbie Gunter. Read more »
Vai's View: Harvey Langi hopes to transfer from Utah to BYU after returning from LDS mission this week
After serving a two-year LDS mission in the Florida Tampa Mission, Harvey Langi will return to Utah on Tuesday and said he hopes to transfer to BYU despite playing his freshman season for the Utes. Read more »
BYU running back Jamaal Williams was named to the 2014 College Football Performance Awards Running Back Trophy Watch List. Read more »
In its latest installment of the 14 for '14 series on college football, NFL.com rates the BYU-Utah rivalry the 12th best in the country. Without its current two-year hiatus, writer Mike Huguenin... Read more »
BYU's Taysom Hill and Jamaal Williams, Utah's Dres Anderson and Utah State's Chuckie Keeton were named to the 76-man Maxwell Award Watch List released Monday. Utah State's Kyler Fackrell was also... Read more »
Former BYU slugger Matt Carson made a splash in his return off the disabled list Saturday night. Also, a former Ute impressed a national publication with his latest start. Read more »
Similar athletes, similar style: Robert Anae likes what he's seen over the past year with former Timpanogos and Snow College QB Christian Stewart. Read more »
With one full year of coaching now under his belt, BYU running backs coach Mark Atuaia believes his position group is set to take things to the next level. Read more »
With a fan base still loyal and waiting, Jimmer Fredette continues to wait out NBA free agency as time becomes an issue the longer he remains unsigned. Read more »
BYU Media Day has come and gone, and with football season less than two months away it's time to reevaluate the Cougars' 2014 schedule. Read more »
Phil Steele's 2014 College Football Preview is now at newsstands with good news for BYU fans. This prestigious magazine has once again predicted a good season this fall for the team from Provo. Read more »
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BYU looks deep, but relatively inexperienced along the defensive front as it enters the fall practice session. Read more »
As well as BYU quarterback Taysom Hill played at times last season — rushing for more than 1,344 yards and throwing for nearly 3,000 more — his teammates say they expect to see even... Read more »
The college football season is only a month away and the Heisman hype has already begun. A good campaign could launch an up-and-comer into the national spotlight, but at the end of the day winning... Read more »
With fall camp just around the corner, the Deseret News is breaking down the position battles for the state's three FBS college football programs. Read more »
Despite the fact last year’s backup quarterback, Ammon Olsen, transferred to Southern Utah, BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall is comfortable with his QB situation heading into the 2014 season. Read more »
American Athletic Conference Commissioner Mike Aresco called the Cougars a "power team" during the league's football media day on Tuesday. Read more »
Meanwhile, the high five ... and other unsanitary celebrations. Read more »
A look at the most likely candidates for the 2014 Heisman Trophy and how they performed a season ago to earn consideration. Read more »
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of BYU’s national championship, here are 30 memorable moments from that 13-0 season, in chronological order. Read more »
Receiver is a position group that perhaps holds more intrigue than any other, with a good mix of returning experience and influx of incoming talent. Read more »
THESE ARE A FEW… The truth is out there. Somewhere. Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez greeted media at the Pac-12 preview last week with a frank assessment: “I could be... Read more »
BYU cornerback Jordan Johnson has traveled an arduous and lonely path the past year after suffering a torn ACL, but he's excited to get back on the field. Read more »
'It all came together': 30 years later, BYU players reflect on winning the 1984 national championship
Thirty years after shocking the college football world by winning the 1984 national championship, BYU will honor the players this fall who made it happen. Read more »
BYU looks very deep, experienced and talented at all three offensive backfield positions entering the fall practice session with relatively little to sort out personnel wise. Read more »
Outside study says if teams were divided into leagues based on revenue and success, old rivals are still equals. Read more »
Brandon Gurney kicks off his BYU fall practice preview series previewing the offensive line — a position that should see a lot of improvement in 2014. Read more »
Utahns in baseball: BYU alum Taylor Cole leads all minor leaguers in strikeouts; Jake Hannemann promoted
Former BYU pitcher Taylor Cole struck out 21 batters in 12 innings over the span of two starts this week, while fellow former Cougar Jake Hannemann shined after his promotion to advanced Single-A... Read more »
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said it “makes a lot of sense” for teams in his conference to schedule football games against independent BYU. Read more »
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said that sophomore Harvey Langi is in the process of deciding his future — possibly transferring to BYU — after returning from... Read more »
An injury, a photograph and an emotional comeback in San Diego preserved an undefeated season for a 1984 BYU team that made its own destiny. Read more »
Stephen Archibald, Jordan Hammer and Jordan Rodgers are among the 208 Division I men’s golf players named All-America Scholars by Cleveland Golf/Srixon, announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America. Read more »
SMU coach proposes have-nots play their own schedule. As if recruiting weren't complicated enough. Read more »
LOS ANGELES — Steve Sarkisian worked the various venues of Pac-12 football media days here Wednesday, walking a fragile line between diplomacy and bombast. “I wake up every... Read more »
Senior forward Niki Fernandes was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA on Wednesday. She is now eligible to play this fall with the BYU women's soccer team. Read more »
The BYU men’s cross country team released its 2014 schedule, which will include two meets in Utah and two meets in the Midwest before their championships in November. Read more »
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