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Super Bowl ads this year might stick to 'good taste'

As the Super Bowl turns 50 and faces middle age, will this be the year that advertisers stick to — gasp — good taste? Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Men's basketball: Utah Valley travels to play UTRGV on Thursday in Texas

The Utah Valley University men's basketball team begins a three-game WAC road stretch on Thursday as the team travels to play UT Rio Grande Valley at UTRGV Fieldhouse in Edinburg, Texas. Tipoff... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Signing Day unknowns: What to watch for on Wednesday

Here's a look at the prospects outside the Beehive State who are still considering BYU, Utah or both in advance of National Signing Day on Wednesday. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Bountiful's Kaden Simmonds to join Utah football program as preferred walk-on

After a strong senior season, the Brave will be a part of Kyle Whittingham's program. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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BYU basketball: Two more WCC road games on Cougar women's schedule this week

Tied for first place in the latest West Coast Conference standings with San Diego and on a 10-game win streak, BYU women’s basketball (18-4, 10-1) continues WCC play on its last two of four... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Star-struck: Re-grading the recruits for BYU, Utah and Utah State football players over the years

College football National Letter of Intent signing day is just around the corner. Most of the excitement comes because of the star ranking attached to the signees. While those star rankings are... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Utah Utes football: Regrading the recruits

A look at how some of the most prominent players for the Utes performed compared to their original star ranking. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Notre Dame tight end Tyler Luatua transferring to BYU

The tight end visited the BYU campus last weekend and announced via Twitter he will become a Cougar on Tuesday. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Zika virus overshadows buildup to Rio de Janeiro Olympics

The Zika virus is overshadowing the final preparations for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, even eclipsing concerns over deep budget cuts and severe water pollution. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Once again, BYU coach Dave Rose shows, shares his passion for defeating cancer

After his team earned a big victory over nemesis Pepperdine last Saturday night, BYU coach Dave Rose wanted to talk about something bigger than basketball. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Murray's Maxs Tupai not expected to make college decision on National Signing Day

The four-star defensive end will likely delay his announcement until next week. UCLA is now in the running in addition to Utah, Oklahoma and USC. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Morning links: Which Utah school has most Super Bowl appearances?; BYU-to-Big 12 talk returns

CBS Sports looks at the schools with the most appearances in the big game; Big 12 Conference presidents to meet this week, discuss expansion; incoming Utah freshman Tyler Huntley "has got the juice." Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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High school wrestling: State dual meets could be game changer for wrestling

The inaugural state dual meets were held last week, and they will likely grow in prestige and popularity in future years as the coaches association and UHSAA improve and tweak the format. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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3 former Utes soak up the atmosphere of Super Bowl media evening

Three former University of Utah players were among the 100-plus players who were interviewed Monday evening at the SAP Center in San Jose, the kickoff to Super Bowl week. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Former Utah hoops star Andre Miller visits the Utes

NBA veteran attended a practice at his alma mater before the Minnesota Timberwolves faced the Utah Jazz downtown. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Jazz center Derrick Favors changing the way he sleeps

Favors, who missed time with back spasms, said that his mattress had gotten old and soft. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Jazz rookie Raul Neto has big night in OT win over Bulls

Despite facing a difficult matchup against veteran Derrick Rose, Jazz rookie Raul Neto was key for Utah in some big moments in its overtime win against the Chicago Bulls. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Karma, Gordon Hayward go the Jazz's way in 105-96 overtime win over the Bulls

The Jazz score the final three points of regulation in a bizarre way and then dominate overtime for their first three-game winning streak of the season. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Red Rocks roll on floor to post season-best score in win over Arizona

Each member of Utah’s floor lineup records a career-best to help lead the Red Rocks to a big win over Arizona. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Dick Harmon: Kyle Collinsworth's BYU career rebounding mark a feat for the ages

Like legendary All-American Mel Hutchins, Kyle Collinsworth is only 6 foot 6, but his skills as a rebounder are similar. With February and March still to play, Colinsworth's new BYU career rebound... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 24

Several athletes are recognized by the Deseret News as the MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 24. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Rock On: BYU coach Sitake hears roar ... here and there

Also, The Donald gets a boost, while other candidates can only wish for a team to love. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Best of the West: Oregon pulls off impressive win; SDSU beginning to pull away in MWC

Perhaps the biggest win of the Pac-12 Conference season came Thursday, signaling a changing of the guard in the league. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Former NFL player presents commemorative football to alma mater

In commemoration of Super Bowl 50, the NFL provided specialty gold footballs to the alma maters of players who made it to a Super Bowl during their career. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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BYU volleyball: No. 3 BYU returns home for matches against No. 10 UCSB

No. 3 BYU men’s volleyball returns home to the Smith Fieldhouse this week for a pair of conference matches against No. 10 UC Santa Barbara on Friday and Saturday. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Utah Grizzlies: West Division-leading Grizzlies hit the road, home Feb. 13

The Grizzlies enter their 13th-straight week atop the West Division with a record of 26-16-2-0. Utah is 8-3 in its last 11 games. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Upstill: Should the Utah Jazz consider gambling on high-risk, high-reward player at trade deadline?

With the trade deadline approaching, perhaps the Jazz should look into trading for a questionable character guy, like Ty Lawson or Markieff Morrris, but the organization almost always decides the... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Video: Adorable "wiener stampede" of dozens of daschunds in Super Bowl commercial

With Super Bowl 50 days away, all eyes are not only on the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos, but also on the Super Bowl commercials. Luckily, Super Bowl 2016 has have given us a sneak peak... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Guardiola to become Man City manager, replacing Pellegrini

Pep Guardiola and Manchester City have long been considered a likely match: Soccer's most admired coach and a club with massive spending power seeking to become the dominant force in Europe. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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The Utah Stand? Minor-league football may be coming to the Beehive State

Minor League Football is a newly forming league that drafted more than a dozen local high school and college players in its draft this week. Salt Lake City is rumored to be one of the cities with a... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Morning links: Ty Detmer plays ping pong with LDS missionary; will Utes make a bowl in 2016?

New BYU offensive coordinator seen competing against missionary; ESPN debates whether or not Utah will make postseason; Steve Smith is the Ravens' best trash talker. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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UVU assistant basketball coach reflects on LDS missionary service in the Philippines

Caitlyn Sears was the fifth all-time leading scorer at Southern Utah University, recording 1,216 total points in her four-year college career. After graduating, Sears immediately joined the... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Reeling Phoenix Suns fire coach Jeff Hornacek

The Phoenix Suns have fired coach Jeff Hornacek, with the team mired in one of the worst stretches in franchise history. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Signing day: A look back at previous No. 1-ranked recruits

No matter which school Rashan Gary signs with, he'll have some big expectations to live up to. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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After slow start, Runnin' Utes sprint to midway point of Pac-12 play

Utah has won five straight and climbed back into contention. The Utes travel to Oregon State and Oregon this week. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Utah women let game against No. 15 UCLA slip away in fourth quarter

Utah fell to 15th-ranked UCLA at home Sunday 69-63 after leading for most of the game. Emily Potter led the team with 16 points and 13 rebounds. Nirra Fields led UCLA with 24 points. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Utes receive commitment from Florida LB Donavan Thompson

The 5-foot-10, 220-pounder flips his commitment to Utah from Florida International University. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Russell Wilson throws 3 TDs in 49-27 Pro Bowl victory

Russell Wilson threw three first-half touchdown passes to lead Team Irvin to a 49-27 victory over Team Rice in the Pro Bowl on Sunday. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Hayden Livingston jumps at the opportunity to play for BYU

Hayden Livingston grew up a big fan of former BYU quarterback great Ty Detmer, so when that same quarterback got in touch with him in early January, the response was one of great excitement. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Shawn Olmstead well-groomed for his post as BYU men's volleyball head coach

Shawn Olmstead presents a relaxed, easy-going demeanor, but don't be mistaken — the first-year BYU men's volleyball coach knows how to get the job done. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Elusive winning streak on line for Jazz with Bulls in town

The Jazz get yet another chance to win three straight Monday at home, something that hasn't happened since last season. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Dixie High RB Tre Miller commits to Utah State

After a late charge by the Aggies in the recruiting process, Miller chooses them over Wyoming. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Djokovic wins 6th Australian title; Murray loses 5th final

In five previous Australian Open wins, Novak Djokovic had never felt so much love. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Utah gymnasts host No. 20 (and rising) Arizona in rare Monday night meet

Utah will host its first Monday meet in a decade when it welcomes No. 20 Arizona at 6 p.m. The meet will feature new faces in the lineups as Utah looks to replace all-arounder Kari Lee who suffered... Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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BYU football: Re-grading the recruits

Re-grading the most prominent Cougar recruits based on how they performed on the field. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Mike Sorensen: First Super Bowl appearance after 50 years of memories

After watching nearly every Super Bowl for the past 50 years, this will not only be Mike Sorensen's first Super Bowl in person but also his first NFL game. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Collinsworth, now BYU's career rebounding leader, continues assault on record book

A little more than one week after breaking BYU’s career assist record, Kyle Collinsworth shattered the school’s rebounding mark in last Saturday’s 88-77 win over Pepperdine. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Video: BYU football coach Kalani Sitake addresses crowd at basketball game

Kalani Sitake and his coaching staff were introduced at halftime of BYU's basketball game against Pepperdine. The coach then had some words to say to the Cougar contingent on hand. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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Twenty years ago: Malone finally gets triple-double

Karl Malone reversed the order of operations with counterpart John Stockton in order to attain the feat that had eluded him through his career — the triple-double. Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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A sampling of what NFL players told the AP about injuries

A sampling of the responses from 100 NFL players surveyed by The Associated Press about injuries: Read more »

Jan. 31, 2016

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