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BYU football: Momentum abounds on both sides in clash of Cougars

Houston • Their last venture out of the state of Utah to play a football game didn’t go so well for the BYU Cougars.
Months of preparation, all that sweat in the sizzling summer sun and hopes for a potential BCS-busting season swirled down the drain as the Cougars sputtered mightily in a 19-16 loss at woeful Virginia.
But that was seven weeks ago. Will Saturday’s road contest against another team they are supposed to beat go differently?
Rolling along with a three-game winning streak, BYU (4-2)...