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Filiaga Commits to BYU; Prepping for ACT Testing


You might think a highly-recruited gridiron athlete whose father, one of the strength and conditioning assistants at BYU, would certainly have the Cougars near or at the top of his list of college choices, right? Wrong!

"I had little intention of committing to BYU, but I did it (took an official recruiting visit) just as a courtesy," says Isley Filiaga, a 6-0, 295-pound defensive tackle from Timpanogos High School (Utah), who is perhaps the strongest prep recruit in the entire country. He confirmed that after fasting, praying fervently about his decision, he called BYU head coach Gary Crowton and verbally... Recommended Stories