QB Zach Wilson Passes Taysom Hill On BYU’s Career Passing Yards List

Dec 12, 2020, 8:36 PM
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BYU quarterback Zach Wilson (Courtesy of BYU Photo)
(Courtesy of BYU Photo)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – BYU quarterback Zach Wilson passed current New Orleans Saints quarterback Taysom Hill on BYU’s career passing yards list during the opening possession against San Diego State.

Wilson and the No. 18 Cougars hosted the Aztecs at LaVell Edwards Stadium on Saturday, December 12.

During BYU’s first drive of the contest, Wilson passed Hill for 11th on the list.

Wilson capped the drive with a five-yard touchdown pass to Dax Milne.

The touchdown was Wilson’s 28th passing touchdown of the season and gave the Cougars’ a 7-0 lead.

On the possession, Wilson was 5/7 passing for 58 yards and a touchdown.

BYU’s Career Passing Leaders

  1. Ty Detmer
  2. Max Hall
  3. John Beck
  4. Jim McMahon
  5. Robbie Bosco
  6. John Walsh
  7. Kevin Feterik
  8. Steve Young
  9. Marc Wilson
  10. Steve Sarkisian
  11. Zach Wilson
  12. Taysom Hill

The San Diego State vs. BYU game is broadcast on ESPN2 and KSL NewsRadio 102.7 FM and 1160 AM.

Kyle Ireland is a Locals in the NFL Insider for and host of the Yards After College Podcast. Follow him on Twitter (@kyleireland) and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

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