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USC Linebacker to Transfer to BYU

BYU's season ended on a high note and Christmas came a little early for the BYU coaches. Prior to the Cougars' 44-20 dismantling of Pac-10 darling Oregon State in the Las Vegas Bowl, USC linebacker Uona Kaveinga - the nation's ninth-ranked linebacker for the 2008 class - decided to leave the Trojans and join the Cougar program.

Highly touted linebacker Uona Kaveinga had at one time committed to BYU while on a recruiting trip in Provo. "USC and UCLA are real great football programs but I feel that BYU has a deeper meaning to play for them, since I am an LDS member," said Kaveinga in a previous interview back on Nov. 13, 2008 "One of the reasons I chose them is because BYU brings out the best person that you can be or... Recommended Stories