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BYU's Mendenhall, Nebraska's Riley have long history, strong friendship

The two coaches have never worked together, but over the years, their paths have crossed again and again.

Sorensen brothers have shared experiences in football, faith, family

Brad Sorensen and his little brother Daniel are pulling for each other to make NFL rosters this fall. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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BYU volleyball: Cougars picked first in WCC preseason poll

The West Coast Conference coaches picked BYU women’s volleyball to finish first in league play and named Amy Boswell, Whitney Young Howard and Alexa Gray to the Preseason All-WCC team Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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Dick Harmon: BYU football: How's the Taysom Hill insurance situation working out? (+video)

The goal of finding a backup for BYU quarterback Taysom Hill may be complete but a decision on finding the right scout team QB could be an even bigger deal. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: BYU Cougars football season preview

The start of the college football season is two weeks away, and while we previewed the Utah Utes last week, it's time to preview the BYU Cougars, which open its season Sept. 5 at Nebraska. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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Morning links: Taysom Hill's Heisman odds improve; former Utes Smith, Rowe battle; RSL valued at $108M

BYU quarterback is given 33/1 odds of winning award; Ravens, Panthers practice pits ex-Utes together; MLS franchise. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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BYU swim: four Cougars qualify for 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials

Four BYU swimmers have met qualifying times in events for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials taking place in Omaha, Nebraska, from June 26-July 3. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2015

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BYU’s Holmoe on Utah football series: ‘We’ll play some games’

Rather than beginning with a prepared presentation, as he has in the past, a relaxed and enthusiastic Holmoe decided to devote all of his time to fielding questions — on a wide array of... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2015

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BYU enemy camp insider: 5 questions with a Missouri expert

The Deseret News caught up with David Morrison, who covers Missouri football for the Columbia Daily Tribune, to discuss the Tigers' expectations for this season. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2015

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Morning links: USA Today writer sounds off on Utah-BYU debate; Snyder visits Seahawks

Dan Wolken gives thoughts about recent debate; Utah Jazz head coach watches hometown team's practice; Skinner makes U.S. Senior National Team Read more »

Aug. 19, 2015

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BYU, Utah finalizing deal to extend football series

Agreement for future games calls for meetings in 2019 and 2020. Tentative dates have also been discussed for 2021 and 2022. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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BYU football notebook: Some shakeup within Cougar secondary

Micah Hannemann returned to practice while coach Bronco Mendenhall further assessed his defense and the options he has in the defensive backfield. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Doug Robinson: As Cougars have lost their brand, BYU no longer 'Pass U.'

It's no longer accurate to call BYU "Pass U." It's even a stretch to call the school "Quarterback U." For six straight years the Cougars have run more than they've passed — an outrage that... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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BYU basketball schedule released for 2015-16

On Tuesday, BYU and the West Coast Conference announced the Cougars' schedule for the 2015-16 season. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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BYU football: Hine hopes to end Cougar career strong and with a clean bill of health

BYU running back Adam Hine has gone through a lot since committing to the Cougars back in 2007 as a young high school sophomore. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Morning links: Ex-Cougar Lasike still turning heads in Arizona; Gary Andersen, OSU featured; former Ute Plouffe wins gold

Running back, rugby star is making noise in Cardinals' camp; Beavers expected to struggle in 2015; ex-Utah forward helps carry Canada to Olympic berth. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Guest commentary: Who has the psychological advantage in football — BYU or Utah?

BYU and Utah have always been connected, but over the last decade their relationship has changed dramatically. This is an analysis of where they are headed and what psychological reasons are... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Baseball schedule for 2016 BYU season released

Several first-time matchups highlight the 2016 BYU baseball schedule as coach Mike Littlewood heads into his fourth season with the Cougars. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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BYU enemy camp insider: 5 questions with a Wagner expert

The Deseret News caught up with Jim Waggoner, who covers Wagner football for the Staten Island Advance, to discuss the Seahawks' expectations for this season. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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For BYU, punting could be a wild ride in season opener

Through the first week of fall camp, Bronco Mendenhall has said the punting has been “a mixed bag,” as both Jonny Linehan and Rhett Almond have turned in good and not-so-good days. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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Ranking the best college wide receivers heading into the 2015 season: Where do Mitch Mathews and Hunter Sharp rank?

Projecting the best wide receivers for the 2015 college football season, including a pair of local stars from BYU and Utah State. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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Dick Harmon: BYU senior receivers: Henderson explains goal to finish strong with Taysom Hill

If Bronco Mendenhall and Robert Anae are going to take BYU football anywhere this season, a lot is riding on the performance of a senior-laden receiving corps. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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Rock On: Is Bronco invoking emojis or Primary songs?

Also, Utah State is drawing a record number of ticket buyers, but the media lags behind. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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