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BYU football: Cougars crushed 41-14 by an inspired Liberty team that had all the right answers Saturday in Lynchburg, Virginia

BYU football: Cougars crushed 41-14 by an inspired Liberty team that had all the right answers Saturday in Lynchburg, Virginia

LYNCHBURG, Va. — Liberty coach Hugh Freeze called it the most important home football game in program history. Then the visiting BYU Cougars went out and played like it was the least important game in their history, like they didn’t even care. Certainly, it was one of the most embarrassing performances for BYU in the …

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Weekly predictions: BYU pulling out all the stops heading into the Liberty game

Weekly predictions: BYU pulling out all the stops heading into the Liberty game

Can BYU turn a two-game losing streak into a victory against 6-1 Liberty on the Flames’ home field? Can Utah State continue to win despite quarterback injuries with a game in Laramie? Those are the questions. The 4-3 Cougars spent the week doing some soul-searching about roles, schemes and culture and evaluating personal accountability after …

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'He's gotta be ready to roll': BYU coach Kalani Sitake addresses QB Jaren Hall's status for Arkansas game Saturday

‘He’s gotta be ready to roll’: BYU coach Kalani Sitake addresses QB Jaren Hall’s status for Arkansas game Saturday

Weekend fears that BYU could be without two of its top offensive players against Arkansas on Saturday were put to rest Monday when Cougars coach Kalani Sitake held his weekly press briefing via Zoom. “We are going to have to pressure him because I believe he will pick us apart if we don’t.” — Arkansas …

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BYU football: Kalani Sitake not happy with his 3-1 team's four performances, expects improvement Thursday against 1-3 Utah State

BYU football: Kalani Sitake not happy with his 3-1 team’s four performances, expects improvement Thursday against 1-3 Utah State

BYU’s football team enters the Battle for the Old Wagon Wheel game against struggling Utah State on Thursday night at LaVell Edwards Stadium with a No. 19 national ranking and an acceptable 3-1 record despite some early-season injury issues. In short, the Big-12 bound Cougars are in a much better position than the disappointing Aggies …

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Oregon blasts BYU, Appalachian State's Hail Mary miracle and more from Week 3

Oregon blasts BYU, Appalachian State’s Hail Mary miracle and more from Week 3

Week 3 provided more fun across the country, including top-ranked Georgia continuing to look the part and Appalachian State shocking Troy in a Hail Mary with ESPN’s College GameDay in town. Click here to see all of Saturday’s scores Here’s everything you need to know for Week 3: No. 25 Oregon handles No. 12 BYU …

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BYU football: Chase Roberts, other receivers eager to show last week vs.  Baylor wasn't a fluke if stars Puka Nacua, Gunner Romney can't play

BYU football: Chase Roberts, other receivers eager to show last week vs. Baylor wasn’t a fluke if stars Puka Nacua, Gunner Romney can’t play

BYU redshirt freshman receiver Chase Roberts enjoyed his breakout game against Baylor, and all the spoils that came with it, for about 24 hours. Once Monday hit, however, the 6-foot-4, 200-pound returned missionary from American Fork High turned his attention to Saturday’s showdown (1:30 p.m. MDT, Fox) with No. 25 Oregon, and the realization hit …

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BYU football: Oregon is paying BYU $1.1 million to play at Autzen Stadium on Saturday in a showdown of ranked teams

BYU football: Oregon is paying BYU $1.1 million to play at Autzen Stadium on Saturday in a showdown of ranked teams

BYU’s football game against No. 25 Oregon at Autzen Stadium on Saturday will be historic, and not just because the Cougars haven’t been to Eugene, Oregon, since 1990 — the year Ty Detmer won the Heisman Trophy but lost 34-16 to rival QB Bill Musgrave and the Ducks . It will almost certainly be the …

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BYU football: What Oregon coach Dan Lanning wants to see from the Autzen Stadium crowd Saturday when No.  12 BYU visits for showdown of ranked teams

BYU football: What Oregon coach Dan Lanning wants to see from the Autzen Stadium crowd Saturday when No. 12 BYU visits for showdown of ranked teams

Oregon coach Dan Lanning caught the end of the BYU-Baylor game last Saturday night, for obvious reasons. Lanning’s No. 25-ranked Ducks play host to the No. 12 Cougars on Saturday at Autzen Stadium (1:30 pm MDT, Fox) and he was naturally trying to get a sneak peek at BYU before the showdown of ranked teams. …

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BYU says investigation did not find evidence of racist heckling at volleyball game |  CNN

BYU says investigation did not find evidence of racist heckling at volleyball game | CNN

CNN — First came the claim by a member of the Duke University women’s volleyball team that Brigham Young University officials did not act quickly enough to stop racist harassment she and other Black players were subjected to in Utah. Then, Brigham Young Athletics followed with an apology for what happened at the August 26 …

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BYU football: What No.  10 Baylor is expecting on its visit to No.  25 BYU and Provo's LaVell Edwards Stadium on Saturday

BYU football: What No. 10 Baylor is expecting on its visit to No. 25 BYU and Provo’s LaVell Edwards Stadium on Saturday

Baylor football coach Dave Aranda has visited Provo and BYU’s LaVell Edwards Stadium before. And he has never forgotten it. For the first time since he was the defensive coordinator on a Utah State staff and team that fell 6-3 to BYU in 2012, Aranda will return to Provo when the No. 25 Cougars host …

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