Stan Watts http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Stan Watts en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 27 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sat, 27 Dec 2014 04:01:21 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Picturing history: Calm as a Summer's Morning statue http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649526/Picturing-history-Calm-as-a-Summers-Morning-statue.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649526/Picturing-history-Calm-as-a-Summers-Morning-statue.html When President Gordon B. Hinckley announced in 1999 that the Nauvoo Illinois Temple was to be rebuilt, he explained "the new... Wed, 12 Mar 2014 05:00:00 MDT Former BYU quarterback Gifford Nielsen called to be a General Authority http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626217/Former-BYU-quarterback-Gifford-Nielsen-called-to-be-a-General-Authority.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626217/Former-BYU-quarterback-Gifford-Nielsen-called-to-be-a-General-Authority.html Gifford Nielsen is a household name amongst the BYU faithful. The Provo High School product went on to become an All-American... Sat, 06 Apr 2013 16:00:00 MDT Dick Harmon: Late BYU star Gary Hill remembered for passion, friendship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576294/Dick-Harmon-Late-BYU-star-Gary-Hill-remembered-for-passion-friendship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576294/Dick-Harmon-Late-BYU-star-Gary-Hill-remembered-for-passion-friendship.html A key member of BYU's 1966 NIT championship team passed away before his 68th birthday, and he's remembered for his skill,... Wed, 20 Mar 2013 15:45:00 MDT My view: BYU had 2 signature basketball wins over highly ranked teams http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574424/My-view-BYU-had-2-signature-basketball-wins-over-highly-ranked-teams.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574424/My-view-BYU-had-2-signature-basketball-wins-over-highly-ranked-teams.html As the climactic match-up with Gonzaga looms at the Marriott Center Thursday night, we can reflect on two other amazing... Thu, 28 Feb 2013 11:41:07 MST Dick Harmon: BYU retires jerseys of two storied basketball players, Minnie and Hutch http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573402/BYU-retires-jerseys-of-two-storied-basketball-players-Minnie-and-Hutch.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573402/BYU-retires-jerseys-of-two-storied-basketball-players-Minnie-and-Hutch.html Two of BYU's most storied basketball players , Mel Hutchins and Roland Minson, have their jerseys retired. Sat, 16 Feb 2013 23:10:00 MST Mike Sorensen: Uncle Harold Christensen was a good athlete, and man http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765565162/Uncle-Harold-Christensen-was-a-good-athlete-and-man.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765565162/Uncle-Harold-Christensen-was-a-good-athlete-and-man.html Uncle Harold would be embarrassed if he knew I was writing a column about him today. My uncle, Harold Christensen, passed... Sun, 01 Apr 2012 22:40:19 MDT Book remembers BYU's forgotten 1951 NIT champions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207138/Book-remembers-BYUs-forgotten-1951-NIT-champions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700207138/Book-remembers-BYUs-forgotten-1951-NIT-champions.html "The Forgotten Champions." It is a book title that fits the tale of the late Stan Watts' squad and its glorious 1951 National... Wed, 14 Dec 2011 20:21:13 MST BYU basketball: Dave Rose not interested in Oklahoma job http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700122629/BYU-basketball-Dave-Rose-not-interested-in-Oklahoma-job.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700122629/BYU-basketball-Dave-Rose-not-interested-in-Oklahoma-job.html BYU's Dave Rose has decided not to pursue the head coaching job at the University of Oklahoma. Tue, 29 Mar 2011 16:17:00 MDT Obituary: YOUNG, EUNICE P http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185160/Obituary-YOUNG-EUNICE-P.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700185160/Obituary-YOUNG-EUNICE-P.html