Getting to know incoming BYU football commit, Joshua Singh (DL, Class of 2021)

Joshua Singh is a BYU football commit for the Class of 2021, committing to BYU on December 15, 2020 as a preferred walkon. 

Singh is a 6-foot 270 pound defensive lineman that prepped at Kahuku (Laie, Hawaii) and Orem High Schools (Orem, Utah).  As a senior he recorded 53 tackles (24 solo) with 20.5 tackles for loss, 15 quarterback hurries, two passes defended, and 20 sacks (MaxPreps).  As a junior he had 47 tackles (24 solo), 10.5 tackles for loss, five quarterback hurries, and 6.5 sacks. He has a 30.5 inch vertical, can bench 405, and squats 575 pounds.

Singh is rated 2-stars by 247Sports (78) and ranked the no. 57 overall prospect from Utah for the Class of 2021. He has seen recruiting interest from Arizona State, Oregon, Oregon State, Utah (PWO), Utah State, Washington (PWO), and Washington State, with scholarship offers from Bryant, Idaho State, Morgan State, Northern Colorado, Southern Utah, and Valparaiso.  He joins BYU as a preferred walkon.

I caught up with Singh to ask him about his recruiting.

BYU Insider: Why did you choose BYU?

Singh:  Because I knew it was a school that could really help me reach my goals on and off the field.

BYU Insider: What are some of your favorites?

Singh:  Fast and Furious movies, and steak and mashed potatoes

BYU Insider: What is one of your greatest accomplishment in sports?

Singh:  Leading the state of Utah in sacks (with 23) my senior year.

BYU Insider: Who is a current player that you seek to emulate on the field?

Singh:  Aaron Donald (DT, LA Rams)

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