2021 Transfers to BYU

The following players have transferred (or are in the transfer portal) to BYU in 2020-21:

Billoups, Nick QB Utah 3-star, 85 Utah (PWO), BYU (PWO)
Fennegan, Cade QB Boise State 2-star Boise State, USC
Hayes, Kaleb DB Oregon State 3-star, 0.8234 Oregon State
Hunt, Mufi DE Utah 3-star, 0.8559 Michigan State, Oregon, Utah, Oklahoma, Washington
Nacua, Puka WR Washington 4-star, 0.9404 Oregon, Nebraska, USC, UCLA, Utah
Little, Tyler OT Butte Community College NR Interest from Boise State, Baylor, Utah
Nacua, Samson WR Utah 3-star, 0.8493 Utah
Parrish, Cade OT Snow College 3-star, 0.8317 Arizona, Oklahoma State, Oregon State
Robinson, Jakob CB Utah State 3-star, 0.8118 Utah State

2021 Transfer Profiles

Samson Nacua (WR, Class of 2016, Utah). 3-star recruit (0.8493) out of high school but no scholarship offers.  After walking on at Utah was able earn a scholarship.  Played 4 seasons at Utah (45 total games with eight starts) and recorded 82 total receptions for 1015 yards (12.4 avg) and 11 touchdowns.   Entered the transfer portal on February 26, 2021.

Puka Nacua (WR, Class of 2019, Washington).  4-star recruit (0.9404) out of high school with 10+ P5 offers including Washington, Oregon, UCLA, USC, Utah, and Nebraska.  Played two seasons at Washington (2019-20) where he recorded 16 receptions for 319 yards and three touchdowns in 11 games played.  Nacua entered the transfer portal on March 7, 2021.

Jakob Robinson (CB, Class of 2020, Utah State). 3-star recruit (0.8118) out of high school with offers to BYU and Utah State.  Played one season at Utah State (four games, one start) and recorded eight tackles (six solo) and a sack.  Entered the transfer portal on February 1, 2021.

Kaleb Hayes (CB, Class of 2017, Oregon State). 3-star recruit (0.8234) out of San Gorgonio high school (CA) with offers to BYU, Fresno State, and Oregon State.  Played two seasons at Oregon State with 44 tackles, two QB hurries and eight pass breakups in his redshirt Freshman season.  Only played limited snaps in five games as a sophomore and didn’t play in 2020.  Entered the transfer port on January 4, 2021

Mufi Hunt (DE, Class of 2015, MIchigan State/Utah). 3-star recruit (0.8559) out of Taylorsville high school (UT) with offers to BYU, Oregon, Oklahoma, Utah, Cal.  Played as a Redshirt Freshman in 2017 for Michigan State but was injured two games in.  Also appeared in two games for Utah (2019) but then did not play during the 2020 season.   Entered the transfer port on December 22, 2020

2021 Transfers from BYU

The following players have transferred (or are in the transfer portal) from BYU in 20-2021:

  • Bruce Garrett (RB, Class of 2020).  The 3-star recruit (0.8305) prepped at Pleasant Grove HS in Texarkana, TX and had scholarship offers to BYU and Illinois State.  Left BYU just a few days into 2020 fall camp due to personal reasons.  Entered the transfer portal July 12, 2021.
  • Seleti Fevaleaki (DL, Class of 2017).  3-star recruit (0.8113) out of high school, had offers to BYU, Boise State, Hawaii, New Mexico, and UNLV.  As a redshirt freshman in 2020 he played in 10 games and recorded six tackles (four solo), had one pass breakup, and one sack.  Entered the transfer portal June 28, 2021 and has four years of eligibility.
  • Darius McFarland (DL, Class of 2016). 3-star recruit (0.8366) out of high school, had offers to BYU, Air Force, Army, and Wyoming. He played in one game in 2018 as a TE/FB and five games in 2019 as a DE but recorded no stats. Entered the transfer portal December 14, 2020. 
  • Kuj Tapusoa (RB, Class of 2013). 3-star recruit (0.8209) out of high school, BYU was only scholarship offer.  Played for the Cougs from 2016-20 (missing 2019 season with injuries), but recorded no stats. Entered the transfer portal August 25, 2020. 



The following is a list of all the players who have transferred from BYU to play at another college or university.  For the 2015 football season I will post period updates for all of the active players.  If you know of someone who should be on this list but isn’t please put them in the comment section below.

Leavitt, Dallin DB2013-14Utah State
Kearsley, Brayden OL2013-14Oregon State
Trammel, Trent (GRAD)DB2013-14UTEP
Andersen, Chasen ILB2013Wisconsin, Utah State
Fabuluje, TayoOT2013TCU, NFL
Green, BillyQB2013Weber State
Peoples, JonRyheemDL2013Idaho State
Crichton, TuiOL2009, 12-13Weber State
Pritchard, Iona (GRAD)RB2008, 11-13Oregon State
Olsen, AmmonQB2012-13Southern Utah
Collie, DylanWR2012Hawaii
Kuresa, AlexWR/QB2011-12Snow College, Portland State
Reden, StehlyTE2011-12CSU-Pueblo
Tushaus, BlairOL/TE2010-12Arizona
Pritchard, BakerDL2011Oregon State
Gaines, KoriDB2010-11College of the Canyons, West Georgia
Heaps, Jake QB2010-11Kansas, Miami, NFL*
Quezada, Joshua RB2010-11Fresno State
Phillips, Drew RB2010College of the Canyons, Toledo
Cooper, Chris 2010Utah State
Keoshian, Collin RB/DL2010College of the Canyons, Glendale CC, Illinois State
Sorenson, Brad QB2009SUU, NFL
Murphy, Jake TE2008Utah, NFL
Bower, Jacob QB2006Bakersfield JC, Tulsa, McNeese State
Mohetau, Ofa OL2003-04College of Sequioias, Texas Tech
Marquardt, Michael DL2001, 03-04Arizona State
Ah You , CJ DL2001-03Snow College, Oklahoma, NFL
Olomua, Bristol WR1999, 02-03Texas Tech
Olson, Ben QB2002UCLA
Hill, Jordan DT2000Arizona State
Stratton, Brock LB2000Texas Tech
Miller, Drew QB1997-98Montana
Jenkins, Ronney RB1996, 98Norther Arizona
Richards, Golden KR/PR1972Hawaii, NFL

GRAD = Graduate Transfer


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