BYU Football Newcomers Given Jersey Numbers For 2023 Spring Season

Mar 6, 2023, 12:54 PM
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BYU football will have 37 newcomers on the 2023 spring roster. (Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)
(Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

PROVO, Utah – The start of BYU football spring practices brings us a fresh new roster to pour over.

BYU spring ball in 2023 features many newcomers and transfers into the program. So you’ll need to get familiar with the new names and faces competing.

Thirty-seven new names are on the 2023 BYU football spring roster. There’s a blend of transfers, walk-on transfers, returned missionaries and preferred walk-ons from the high school ranks.

Here’s the list of new names competing over the following 15 spring practices and their uniform numbers, official heights, and weights from BYU.

BYU Football Newcomers for 2023 Spring Ball

No. Name Position Class Height Weight
63 Mac Aloisio Defensive Line Freshman 6-6 380
35 Alex Anderson Wide Receiver Freshman 6-4 200
13 Isaiah Bagnah EDGE Junior 6-4 235
32 Ty Burke Defensive Back Freshman 6-1 175
18 Ryder Burton Quarterback Freshman 6-2 200
79 Kaden Chidester Offensive Line Freshman 6-8 290
49 Nason Coleman Tight End Freshman 6-3 235
91 Jackson Cravens Defensive Line Senior 6-2 305
33 Raider Damuni Defensive Back Freshman 6-2 210
98 Wyatt Dawe Defensive Line Sophomore 6-0 300
88 Devin Downing Wide Receiver Freshman 6-2 190
29 Jayden Dunlap Defensive Back Junior 6-1 173
80 Koa Eldredge Wide Receiver Freshman 6-0 195
66 Zoom Esplin Defensive Line Freshman 6-8 265
44 Will Ferrin Kicker Sophomore 6-3 175
49 Lucky Finau Linebacker Freshman 6-0 230
65 Ian Fitzgerald Offensive Line Senior 6-5 305
77 Jake Griffin Offensive Line Freshman 6-6 285
16 Cole Hagen Quarterback Freshman 6-2 185
5 Eddie Heckard Defensive Back Senior 5-10 190
20 Nukuluve Helu Running Back Freshman 6-1 215
38 Tanner Holden Wide Receiver Freshman 6-2 200
19 Ace Kaufusi Linebacker Freshman 6-3 205
34 Maika Kaufusi Linebacker Freshman 6-4 210
50 Kason Krebs Linebacker Freshman 6-1 210
61 Weylin Lapuaho Offensive Line Sophomore 6-4 310
54 Paul Maile Offensive Line Senior 6-2 300
27 Marcus McKenzie Defensive Back Freshman 6-0 172
41 Lamese Patterson Linebacker Freshman 5-11 217
39 Landon Rehkow Punter, Kicker Freshman 5-11 170
12 Jake Retzlaff Quarterback Junior 6-2 205
3 Aidan Robbins Running Back Junior 6-3 230
56 Nuuletau Sellesin Defensive Line Sophomore 6-1 247
10 Kedon Slovis Quarterback Senior 6-3 215
42 Petey Tuipulotu Defensive Back Freshman 6-3 195
47 Kyle Vassau Linebacker Freshman 6-3 225
38 Crew Wakley Defensive Back Sophomore 6-0 203

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Mitch Harper is a BYU Insider for and host of the Cougar Tracks Podcast (SUBSCRIBE) and Cougar Sports Saturday (Saturday from 12–3 p.m.) on KSL Newsradio. Follow Mitch’s coverage of BYU moving to the Big 12 Conference on Twitter: @Mitch_Harper.

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