The 6-foot-3, 219-pound Olsen’s Pro Day experience March 25 in Provo was the first of two in-state events he would undergo before April’s NFL Draft. Olsen was also 1 of 9 players from the Thunderbirds’ first Pro Day Wednesday.
Dylan Cannon, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 28th - 9:56pm
Starting last Friday, football players from colleges across the nation have been performing at the NFL combine trying to boost their draft stock. Numerous players from local colleges have participated. Here's how they've done, so far.
Five former college players with Beehive State ties played in Saturday's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, one of the many postseason showcases for seniors eligible for April's NFL Draft. Here's how they fared.
Former Southern Utah and BYU quarterback Ammon Olsen completed 7 of 13 passes for 71 yards to lead the National team to an 18-17 win over the American squad Saturday in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Former Utah quarterback Travis Wilson and former Southern Utah signal caller Ammon Olsen were among the players who practiced Wednesday during open observations at the NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Austin McBroom hit 8 of 12 field goals, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and finished with 25 points, and Venky Jois scored 24 with 12 rebounds to help Eastern Washington cruise to a 106-80 win over Southern Utah on Thursday night.
Southern Utah defensive coordinator Demario Warren will be the program's next head coach, the Thunderbirds announced Sunday evening. Warren will be formally introduced at a news conference Monday morning.
Southern Utah head coach Ed Lamb, who led the Thunderbirds to two FCS playoff appearances in eight seasons at the school, will be the next assistant head coach at BYU, the Provo-based institution announced Saturday.
Jeremiah Briscoe threw for 211 yards, including the winning 55-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter, to lift Sam Houston State to a 42-39 win over Southern Utah in the opening round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday.