Koy Detmer Jr. is a 5’11” 170 pound pocket-passing quarterback commit to the BYU football team (Class of 2015). Detmer is considering redshirting during the 2015 season but could compete for the backup quarterback position.
— Sauce lord (@LiTTLe_Koy14) January 5, 2015
Detmer prepped at Somerset High School, where as a sophomore he threw for 2002 yards and 31 touchdowns and was named the SA-Express News Sub-5A Newcomer of the Year and the 28-3A Offensive MVP. He threw for 2500 yards and 30 touchdowns as a junior and was named to the All-District 28-3A second team. As a senior Detmer finished with 2,375 yards passing and 22 touchdowns and was an Academic All-State honorable mention. Detmer was actually a five-sport athlete in high school, competing and making the All-District first team in baseball, basketball, football, and soccer. He also competed in the high jump and long jump for the track team.
Detmer was rated 2-stars by Rivals, and was unranked by Scout and ESPN. He was actually rated three-stars early in his career but downgraded when he didn’t put on size. Detmer held a scholarship offer from the University of Texas-San Antonio and was also recruited by Baylor, BYU, Colorado, Harvard, Houston, North Texas, and Utah. Detmer committed to the Cougars as a preferred walk-on February 5, 2015.
|Hometown:||Somerset, Texas||High School:||Somerset|
|Last Team:||Somerset||HT/WT:||5’11”, 170 lbs.|
|Profiles:||MaxPreps, HUDL||Bench/Squat:||225/355 lbs.|
- Detmer QB line Continues with Koy Jr. – Annabel Stephan, ScoutFootball.com, February 25, 2014
- 2015 QB Koy Detmer Jr. officially chooses to walk on at BYU – Kevin Kennedy, Vanquish the Foe, February 2, 2015
- Koy Detmer Jr. talks to CougarNation about his interest in BYU – Kacey Robbins, CougarNation.com, November 26, 2013