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Bronco Mendenhall signs 3-year contract extension with BYU

by Salt Lake Tribune | Saints & Sports

The difficult part for Bronco Mendenhall wasn’t negotiating his contract to remain the football coach at BY...

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Mormon athletes are leaving their sports to serve missions

by Deseret News Blogs | Saints & Sports

Since LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson’s historic missionary announcement at the October 2012 general ...

Five Cougars selected in MLB draft

by The Daily Universe | Saints & Sports

Five BYU baseball players were selected in the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft, with redshirt freshman Jac...

Video: Mormon trick-shot toddler takes on Shaq on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Saints & Sports

The all-star toddler Titus Ashby of Derby, Kan., has not only become a YouTube sensation for his basketball...

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Cougar Converts: Corby Eason's LDS conversion at BYU

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

It was a difficult and often dangerous life for a child growing up in Columbus, Ga. Drug dealers, burglarie...

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Mission call, USU senior and NFL contract; an exciting year for Larsen football family

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

It's been an exciting few weeks for the LeRoy and Barbara Larsen family. One son just signed with an NFL te...

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Former Oakland Raider recounts LDS conversion

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Dressed in a suit and tie, Burgess Owens stood at the pulpit in the Herriman LDS chapel and surveyed the sc...

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BYU Men’s and Women’s Track Advance Athletes to Nationals

by The Daily Universe | Saints & Sports

BYU’s track and field teams overcame adverse weather conditions and advanced a combined seven athletes to t...

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College football coach called as Mormon bishop in Louisiana

by Deseret News Blogs | Saints & Sports

An assistant college football coach has been called to serve as the leader of a congregation in The Church ...

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Former NBA player, Mormon Thurl Bailey named ambassador to Utah refugee community

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Saints & Sports

Former Utah Jazz player turned singer/songwriter, public speaker and TV basketball analyst Thurl Bailey has...