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Happy Algernon Brown/BJ Fifita Day: 24 Days to Kickoff!

The 2015 Countdown to Kickoff continues with 24 days until BYU’s season opener. Each day we highlight the player or two that wear that day’s number on their jerseys. If you check back with us each day, by the end of the summer you’ll know every player on BYU’s roster in 2015.

Happy Algernon Brown/BJ Fifita Day!
24 Days to Kickoff!

Algernon Brown

Redshirt Junior Running Back (Projected Starting Combo Back)
6’1″, 229 pounds
2014: Sophomore
2013: Freshman
2011-2013: Brazil Sao Paulo South Mission
2010: Redshirt
Skyline High School (Hometown: Magna, Utah) Class of 2010
2014 Stats: Recorded 324 rushing yards on 68 attempts and 139 receiving yards and 1 touchdown on 14 catches in 9 games played.

BJ Fifita


Redshirt Freshman Walk-on Defensive Back (Projected #4/5 Kat Safety)
6’0″, 182 pounds
2012-2014: Tonga Nuku’alofa Mission
2011: Redshirt
Oaks Christian School (Hometown: Westlake Village, California) Class of 2011
2014 Stats: Mission