Riley Nelson receives fourth FBS Independent Player of the Week honor

Riley Nelson set career highs at Hawaii in completing 25 of 37 passes for 363 yards, while his three touchdown passes tied a career best. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)
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BYU quarterback Riley Nelson, Navy linebacker Matt Warrick and Navy placekicker Jon Teague have been named FBS Independent Players of the Week, for games from Nov. 26 through Dec.

2014 fall practice begins

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PROVO, Utah – Football coaches and players began fall practice on the Student Athlete Building practice fields on Friday afternoon. Offensive and defensive units went through position drills as well as some 11-on-11.

Several opportunities to get your football fix starting this weekend

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BYU begins fall camp practices this weekend in preparation for its season opener at the University of Connecticut as the 2014 college football season is fast approaching.

The team’s second practice this Saturday, Aug. 2, will be open to the public. The practice will take place on the outdoor practice field located north of the Student Athlete Building. Fans can park in the parking lot to the west of the practice field and enter through the west gate to the practice field beginning at 10 a.m. The practice will begin at 10:40 a.m. and conclude at approximately 12 p.m.

BYU announces football games with Northern Illinois and Idaho State

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PROVO, Utah (July 30, 2014) — Brigham Young University director of athletics Tom Holmoe today announced future football games versus Northern Illinois and Idaho State.

Three BYU golfers garner academic All-America accolades

Stephen Archibald along with Jordan Hammer and Jordan Rodgers garnered Academic All-America honors. (Photo by Mark A. Philbrick)

Stephen Archibald, Jordan Hammer and Jordan Rodgers are among the 208 Division I men’s golf players named All-America Scholars by Cleveland Golf/Srixon, announced the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).

Top 5 independent Heisman candidates for 2014

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Watch Remember the Titans at LaVell Edwards Stadium Aug. 1

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PROVO, Utah – Fall football camp will kick off for fans on Friday, August 1 with a showing of Remember the Titans at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Gates open at 8:15 p.m. with the movie starting at 9 p.m.

Fans can park in the west lot and can enter through Gate 1 or Gate 5. Concessions will be available and fans are encouraged to bring blankets to lay or sit on, since everyone will be on the field. No chairs will be allowed in order to keep the field in as nice condition as possible.

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Fernandes gains sixth year of eligibility

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PROVO, Utah – Senior forward Niki Fernandes was granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA on Wednesday. She is now eligible to play this fall with the BYU women's soccer team.

"Last year was my last year," Fernandes said. "This year is going to be my best, last year."

Four named to Polynesian College Football Award watch list

PROVO, Utah—The inaugural Polynesian College Football Player of the Year Award Watch List included four BYU players, the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced Wednesday.

Linebackers Alani Fua and Bronson Kaufusi, and offensive linemen Edward Fusi and Solomone Kafu were named to the 17-player watch list.