The following is a list of commitments for the BYU football Class of 2018. Click on the players name to go to their complete player profiles which list high school playing statistics, 40 meter times and other measurables, scholarship offers and interest, links to relevant articles, etc. 


  • Gunner Romney (Chandler, AZ). 3-star (0.8801) receiver 
  • Zach Wilson (Draper, UT). 3-star (0.8540) quarterback
  • Dallin Holker (Lehi, UT). 3-star (0.8527) tight end
  • Connor Pay (American Fork, UT). 3-star (0.8519) offensive tackle
  • Jacob Smith (Rosemount, MN). 3-star (0.8472) offensive tackle
  • Campbell Barrington (Spokane, WA). 3-star (0.8385) offensive tackle
  • Amone Finau (Salt Lake City, UT), 3-star (0.8305) athlete
  • Viliami Tausinga (Salt Lake City, UT). 3-star (0.8240) linebacker
  • Brayden Cosper (Salt Lake City, UT). 3-star (0.8204) receiver 
  • Talan Alfrey (Auburn, WA). 3-star (0.8204) safety
  • Stacy Conner (Wylie, TX). 3-star (0.8190) quarterback
  • Ben Tuipulotu (Fort Mill, SC). 3-star (0.8111) athlete
  • Isaac Matua (Salt Lake City, UT). 3-star (0.8098) linebacker, redshirted in 2019
  • Tysen Lewis (Ogden, UT). 2-star (0.7903) offensive tackle
  • Isaiah Herron (Las Vegas, NV). 2-star (0.7953) cornerback. Grayshirted in 2018, redshirted in 2019, transferred in 2020
  • Alex Miskela (Los Alamitos, CA). 2-star (0.7889) linebacker
  • Brach Davis (Salt Lake City, UT). 2-star (0.7792) cornerback
  • Malik Moore (San Diego, CA). 2-star (0.7681) wide receiver


Came to BYU later

  • Hobbs Nyberg (St. George, UT). Not rated.  Came to BYU on a baseball scholarship and played two years then decided to forgo his scholarship and join the BYU football team as a walk-on. 

Signed Letters of Intent but didn’t make it to BYU

  • Chinoso Opara (Draper, UT). 3-star (0.8305) defensive end.  Ended up at Weber State.
  • Oliver Nasilai (Jessieville, AR). 3-star (0.8215) linebacker.  Served an LDS mission to Brazil.  Current status unknown. 

Decommits and other Recruits

BYU also once had verbal commitments from the following:

  • Cameron Latu (TE, Alabama)
  • Nathan Latu (DE, Oklahoma State). 3-star (0.8439)
  • Allan Mwata (S, SDSU)
  • Sekope Lutu Latu (K, unsigned)
  • Tevita Fotu (DL, Utah)
  • Jaren Kump (OT, Utah)
  • Jaren Mitchell (WR, Northern Colorado)
  • Brandon Kaho (RB, Alabama/UCLA)
  • Joshua Oglesby (RB, Arkansas)
  • Tyler Manoa (DL, UCLA)

Other targets for the Class of 2018 include: Kenyon Oblad (QB), Tanner McKee (QB), Solomon Tuliaupupu (ILB), Isaac Taylor-Stuart (CB), Talanoa Hufanga (ATH), Penei Sewell (OT), Merlin Robertson (OLB), Tommy Togiai (DT), Tennessee Pututau (ATH), Jacob Isaia (C), and Kamakani Crosby (DT).