BYU Football Profile: Koy Detmer Jr. (Class of 2015)

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.

detmer_koyDetmer 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_koy_por2   YDS TD INT
2012 2002 31
2013 2500 30
2014 2375 22 3
Total 6877 83

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.
Position: Quarterback 40 time: 4.78
Profiles: MaxPreps, HUDL Bench/Squat: 225/355 lbs.
Twitter: @LiTTLe_Koy14 Vertical: 27.9 inches
[usrlist Rivals:2 Scout:2 ESPN:2 avg=”true”] Offers: UTSA

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