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Top 25 QB seasons in BYU history, part 1: From No. 25 to No. 11

"Rise & Shout" podcast host Adam Mangum counts down the top 25 QB seasons in BYU history.

Report: Houston guard L.J. Rose to transfer to BYU

CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein reports that Rose will join the Cougars after long holding interest in the program. Read more »

June 16, 2016

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BYU football receives commitments from East High DT Siaki Ika, California DT Tyler Manoa

Siaki Ika and Tyler Manoa become the fifth and sixth players to commit to the Cougars this week. Ika will be part of the 2019 class, Manoa part of the 2018 crop. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Sports debate: Who should start at quarterback for BYU, Taysom Hill or Tanner Mangum?

The Deseret News takes a look at the cases for both Taysom Hill and Tanner Mangum and why they should start at quarterback for BYU in 2016. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Johnny Miller's 63, 'Miracle at Oakmont,' relived by one of his sons on Father's Day

Many golf historians consider Johnny Miller's record round of 63 one of the greatest rounds of golf ever. One of his sons, BYU assistant golf coach Todd Miller, will be at Oakmont this week for... Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Morning links: Jimmer Fredette reportedly set to work out for Timberwolves; Kalani Purcell makes FIBA highlight

Jimmer Fredette to take his latest NBA shot; Kalani Purcell gets two points in creative fashion; Kyle Collinsworth and Trey Lyles post photos with notable basketball figure. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Former BYU defensive end Bronson Kaufusi signs rookie contract with Baltimore Ravens

Bronson Kaufusi became the last of the local 2016 NFL draft picks to sign when he inked his rookie deal with the Ravens on Tuesday. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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BYU football program receives four commitments

A busy day brought two commitments for the 2017 class and two for 2018. Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Doug Robinson: Mr. and Mrs. Collinsworth are both pursuing athletic dreams

While her husband pursues a career in professional basketball, BYU junior Shea Collinsworth is pursuing her own athletic career, which got a big boost with her third-place finish in the 800-meter... Read more »

June 14, 2016

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BYU football program scouring world for top LDS recruits

Kalani Sitake wants to tap into that vast pool of recruiting prospects, adding that it’s important not to expect LDS athletes to be attracted to BYU simply because of the religious affiliation. Read more »

June 14, 2016

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BYU names new dean of College of Engineering and Technology

Michael A. Jensen has been named the new dean of the Ira A. Fulton College of Engineering and Technology at Brigham Young University. Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Morning links: BYU coaches sing 'Utah Man'; Andrew Bogut sustains ugly injury in NBA Finals Game 5

Charity golf event results in BYU coaches singing Utah fight song; knee injury could mark Andrew Bogut's last play in the 2016 NBA Finals; Jerry Sloan's influence on Jeff Hornacek examined. Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Dick Harmon: True to form, Whittingham, Sitake take Kidney Foundation charity on with gusto

The vent was damaged and dragging. Then came Kyle Whittingham and Kalani Sitake who used the rivalry event to show why they will make things different personally between BYU and Utah in the annual... Read more »

June 13, 2016

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Rock On: Jazz take a page from 'Dumb and Dumber'

Also, bad blood in Utah-BYU basketball rivalry is done. Seriously. Kind of. Maybe not. Read more »

June 13, 2016

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Morning links: Bronco Mendenhall's staff finds work-life balance; Rudy Gobert trolls Raul Neto

Bronco Mendenhall talks about "sharpening the saw" and his decision to leave BYU; Rudy Gobert pours salt on Raul Neto's wound; Paul Lasike looks to make in impact with the Bears Read more »

June 13, 2016

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Provo Open: Jake Ellison holds off BYU's Patrick Fishburn for the title

PROVO — Jake Ellison hung on to win the Provo Open, defeating amateur Patrick Fishburn by one shot in the 54-hole tournament, which concluded Saturday afternoon at East Bay Golf Course.... Read more »

June 11, 2016

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Prospects from BYU, Utah, UVU and SLCC selected in the final rounds of the MLB draft

BYU's Brennon Lund and Michael Rucker led off Saturday's draft in being selected in the 11th round during the final day of selections. Read more »

June 11, 2016

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Video: Watch as Jimmer Fredette takes 100 3-pointers for charity, hitting 84

Donning a BYU jersey, Jimmer Fredette made 84-of-100 from beyond the arc to help build an all-abilities playground in Orem. Read more »

June 10, 2016

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Former Pleasant Grove star and BYU signee Payton Henry drafted by the Brewers in the 6th round

Rated as the No. 153 ranked prospect by Baseball America heading into the draft, Pleasant Grove's Payton Henry was selected by the Milwaukee Brewers with the no. 171 pick of the draft. Read more »

June 10, 2016

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Real Salt Lake player and fellow refugee joins graduation celebration for refugee foster children

Real Salt Lake defender Phanuel Kavita joined in festivities Friday at Jordan Park to honor six recent high school graduates who are part of Catholic Community Services' refugee foster care... Read more »

June 10, 2016

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Utah Jazz: Collinsworth 'staying in the moment' as he seeks to impress NBA teams (+video and photos)

Kyle Collinsworth most likely won't get picked in this year's NBA draft, but the former BYU basketball star isn't letting those so-called experts' projections deter him. Instead, he's positive and... Read more »

June 10, 2016

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BYU gymnastics: Nine athletes receive all-conference academic honors

Nine Cougars were named to the Mountain Rim Gymnastics Conference All-Academic Team on Friday. Read more »

June 10, 2016

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Utah Jazz Friday workout to include BYU's Collinsworth, 2 more locals and a projected first-round pick

BYU star and Provo native Kyle Collinsworth will be joined by five other players, including Utah's Dakarai Tucker and former SLCC guard Gary Payton II as well as Michigan State's Denzel Valentine,... Read more »

June 9, 2016

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BYU basketball: Jordan Chatman to transfer from Cougar program

Dave Rose announced Thursday night that Jordan Chatman will transfer from BYU. He will have three years of eligibility remaining. Read more »

June 9, 2016

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BYU tennis: Matt Cowley named BYU men's tennis assistant coach

BYU men’s tennis head coach Brad Pearce announced Matt Cowley has been hired as his new assistant coach. Cowley comes from the University of Utah, where he graduated in May 2016. Read more »

June 9, 2016

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Throwback Thursday: BYU quarterback Tanner Mangum returned from Mormon mission just one year ago this week

It has been a full year since Mangum returned from his mission and began to play BYU football. Read more »

June 9, 2016

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BYU softball: Looking back on the 2016 season

BYU softball looks back on a successful season that saw its eighth-straight conference championship and 12th-consecutive NCAA tournament berth along with many school records broken along the way. Read more »

June 9, 2016

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Morning links: BYU and Utah in top 25 in basketball attendance; Ziggy Ansah cracks NFL top 100

Cougar and Ute fans showed up in droves to basketball games; Ziggy Ansah ranked 43rd in the NFL by players; Dennis Erickson said calling 62-point game against Oregon was easy. Read more »

June 9, 2016

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Utah's Brandon Taylor, BYU's Chase Fischer show respect after Jazz workout

The BYU-Utah rivalry could use more moments like what happened Wednesday afternoon at the Utah Jazz’s practice facility. Read more »

June 8, 2016

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BYU's Keaton Kringlen, Utah's DaShawn Keirsey, Jr. named Louisville Slugger Freshman All-Americans

Outfielders from in-state schools receive honors after strong starts to their collegiate careers helped their teams to memorable seasons. Read more »

June 8, 2016

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Dick Harmon: BYU trio of golf recruits signed last fall rising to the challenge this spring, summer

A year ago, three golf recruits were targets by BYU golf coach Bruce Brockbank. Since they signed last fall, this trio has put up some impressive numbers and performances. Read more »

June 8, 2016

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Former BYU receiver Terenn Houk getting a second look from Chicago Bears as a tight end

Terenn Houk's agent confirmed that the former Cougar wide receiver will be getting a chance to show his skills to the Chicago Bears and has bulked up to 245 pounds and worked on his blocking skills. Read more »

June 8, 2016

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New Harmony: For the Larsens, art is creating by organizing

I’ve always liked Joseph Smith’s notion that “creating” and “organizing” amount to the same thing. You take bits and pieces of what exists and organize them... Read more »

June 8, 2016

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Morning links: UK coach quotes James E. Faust, Lane Kiffin retweets; Dres Anderson meets Messi

Quarterback's switch of commitment prompts James E. Faust quote; Lionel Messi poses with 49ers receivers, including Dres Anderson; FBS schools sorted into Harry Potter houses. Read more »

June 8, 2016

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Utah Jazz workout Wednesday to feature former Cougar and Ute, 2 other intriguing prospects

Former BYU guard Chase Fischer and former Utah guard Brandon Taylor will be joined by likely lottery selection Dejounte Murray of Washington and 3-point specialist Max Hooper of Oakland. Read more »

June 7, 2016

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Doug Robinson: BYU's Walker might turn pro after NCAA championships

The Cougars' All-American 800-meter runner is vying for his first national championship at the NCAA meet, which gets underway today in Eugene, Oregon. Read more »

June 7, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Summerhays falls short in U.S. Open qualifying

Fruit Heights resident and former BYU and Utah State Amateur champion Daniel Summerhays lost a bid to play in the U.S. Open at Oakmont Tuesday when he missed a putt on a second playoff hole. Read more »

June 7, 2016

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Pleasant Grove's Payton Henry leads list of local MLB prospects for this year's draft

The Vikings' Payton Henry signed to play for BYU, but will forgo that option depending on where he's selected during this week's MLB draft. Read more »

June 7, 2016

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Ultimate football road trips: Catching the NFL and Cougars, Utes or Aggies in one weekend

Whether you are a fan of BYU, Utah or Utah State, there is a road trip you can take this fall to catch your college team away from home and also watch your school's former stars at work in the NFL. Read more »

June 7, 2016

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Morning links: Nick 'Luke' Vigil impresses in Bengals camp; Hunter Dimick and TJ Haws in the news

Nick Vigil quickly earns nickname and plays with smarts; Hunter Dimick gets preseason attention from ESPN; TJ Haws knocks down 3-pointers in video Read more »

June 7, 2016

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Rock On: Wasteful expenditures of all kinds

Also, a BYU fan puts Big 12 expansion talk into perspective. Read more »

June 6, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Collegiate baseball in Beehive State deserves a tip of the hat, well done

With Utah's Pac-12 title, Utah Valley making its first-ever NCAA appearance and BYU getting off to its best start in school history, it's not too late to credit those programs for some historic... Read more »

June 6, 2016

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Fresh off an LDS mission, BYU's TJ Haws ready to follow in father's, brother's footsteps

Marty Haws has somehow got two sons Tyler and TJ to embrace and devote themselves to a remarkable work ethic as basketball players. They've become storied shooters and Utah Mr. Basketball... Read more »

June 6, 2016

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Morning links: BYU's schedule ranked fourth-most difficult; Utes' Phillips projected as All-American

CBS Sports says BYU's schedule is fourth-toughest; Andy Phillips picked by ESPN to All-America first team; "Flu game" commemorated by Jordan brand in SLC. Read more »

June 6, 2016

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Morning links: Coach sees 20 sacks for Ziggy Ansah; Jakob Poeltl's stock rising in some mock drafts

Ziggy Ansah's sack goal is set at 20; Jakob Poeltl moves up mock draft boards; Rayshad Lewis is blown away by Utah's mountains Read more »

June 6, 2016

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BYU golfer Patrick Fishburn wins Salt Lake City Amateur golf tournament

Patrick Fishburn, a 23-year-old from Ogden who plays for the BYU golf team, shot a 67 Sunday and won the Salt Lake City Amateur by one shot over Brandon Kida. Read more »

June 5, 2016

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Big 12 title game in 2017, but unclear if still 10 teams then

The Big 12 will have a football championship game in 2017, but it is still unclear how many teams the conference will have then. Expansion is still a lingering issue that suddenly seems less urgent. Read more »

June 4, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Point guard worries are relative issue for BYU's Dave Rose

Dave Rose, whose BYU program has attracted a specific type of guard, says he isn't as caught up in terminology of how to describe guard play as others. He likes the future of the Cougar backcourt... Read more »

June 3, 2016

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Why a Utah fan held up a BYU shirt at the top of Mount Everest

Bart Williams, an avid University of Utah fan, carried a BYU shirt up to the top of Everest to thank his friend Paul Shoemaker for watching his business while he was gone. Read more »

June 3, 2016

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Peavler: Not much has changed for BYU after Big 12 meetings

The Big 12's decision to add a conference championship game doesn't really change anything for BYU and the other handful of schools hoping for an invite. Read more »

June 3, 2016

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Luke Staley, the Angel Moroni and 'incredible' church members in Europe: The most-read stories of May 2016

A profile on former BYU running back Luke Staley was the most-read story on DeseretNews.com during the month of May. Read more »

June 3, 2016

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