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De Anza Defensive Back Enjoys BYU Visit

De Anza Defensive Back Enjoys BYU Visit

The BYU coaching staff is currently recruiting junior college cornerback Dane Cruikshank out of Citrus College in California. Last week, the coaching staff had another talented defensive back from the California JC ranks on campus for an unofficial visit to experience what BYU has to offer. He left with an experience that exceeded all expectations.

Coming at 6-1, 185-pounds and possessing 4.5 forty speed, Thaddeus Philyaw was a force to be reckoned with in the De Anza College (CA) backfield in 2013. He recorded 38 tackles, nine pass breakups, and had two fumble recoveries as an aggressive and hard hitting cornerback. He's now squarely on BYU's recruiting radar. "Coach (Steve) Kaufusi and Coach (Nick) Howell, BYU's secondary coach came down...

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