Stan Watts

Picturing history: Calm as a Summer's Morning statue

When President Gordon B. Hinckley announced in 1999 that the Nauvoo Illinois Temple was to be rebuilt, he explained "the new building will stand as a memorial to those... Read more »

March 12, 2014


Former BYU quarterback Gifford Nielsen called to be a General Authority

Gifford Nielsen is a household name amongst the BYU faithful. The Provo High School product went on to become an All-American quarterback at BYU under head coach... Read more »

April 6, 2013


Dick Harmon: Late BYU star Gary Hill remembered for passion, friendship

A key member of BYU's 1966 NIT championship team passed away before his 68th birthday, and he's remembered for his skill, passion and competitive spirit. Read more »

March 20, 2013


My view: BYU had 2 signature basketball wins over highly ranked teams

As the climactic match-up with Gonzaga looms at the Marriott Center Thursday night, we can reflect on two other amazing nights, when the Cougars downed highly ranked... Read more »

Feb. 28, 2013


BYU retires jerseys of two storied basketball players, Minnie and Hutch

Two of BYU's most storied basketball players , Mel Hutchins and Roland Minson, have their jerseys retired. Read more »

Feb. 16, 2013


Uncle Harold Christensen was a good athlete, and man

Uncle Harold would be embarrassed if he knew I was writing a column about him today. My uncle, Harold Christensen, passed away last week after a tough battle with... Read more »

April 1, 2012


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