Brigham Young University

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Brigham Young University,

at Provo, Utah; Latter-Day Saints; coeducational; opened as an academy in 1875 and became a university in 1903. It is noted for its law and business schools. The Charles Redd Center for Western Studies and the Benson Agriculture and Food Institute are affiliated with the university. There is also a campus at Laie, Hawaii.
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The Chicago Bulls are reportedly close to signing former BYU Cougars shooter Jimmer Fredette, who recently bought out from his contract with the Sacramento Kings, a league insider reported on Thursday.
1984 - The BYU Cougars football team tops off an undefeated "dream season" by winning the national championship
THE SKY BLUES put ten past their Salt Lake City hosts after manager Micky Adams arranged a low key training match against BYU Cougars.
The Southern Division of the Western Conference has seven teams - the BYU Cougars, FC Tucson, Fresno Fuego, LA Misioneros FC, OC Blue Strikers FC, Southern California Seahorses and the Ventura County Fusion.
Jimmer Fredette, who lit up the 2011 NCAA Tournament with the BYU Cougars, might be traded from the Sacramento Kings with the upcoming NBA Draft set to get underway on Thursday.
Andrew Whing playing for the Sky Blues against BYU Cougars in America on Tuesday night
Brigham Young University has a 65,000-seat football stadium, which it fills year after year with fans of the BYU Cougars and its long line of outstanding quarterbacks, including Heisman Trophy winner Ty Detmer.
The BYU Cougars, led by their star guard Jimmer Fredette, face the Florida Gators in New Orleans tonight in a Sweet 16 matchup.
The Sky Blues last night cruised to a 3-0 victory over the BYU Cougars in Salt Lake City, Utah, to add to the 1-1 weekend draw with Portland Timbers in what was a tour geared more to fitness and bonding of new players rather than results.
"We are trying to build something here," he said from the club's Utah training camp ahead of tonight's second pre-season match with Salt Lake City college team BYU Cougars. "Every player may have their price but where are we going to get a goal-scoring left-sided winger from?"
The Sky Blues will be playing two matches in during a United States tour - against Portland Timbers on July 8 and the BYU Cougars on July 12.
THE Sky Blues will play two pre-season matches in the United States this summer, facing Portland Timbers in Oregon on July 8, before taking on the BYU Cougars in Salt Lake City, Utah on July 12.